Though it may seem United States residents have a heavy tax burden, in actuality it is rather light compared to that of other countries. Dr. Gabriel Ondetti, professor of law at Missouri State University, recently spent a semester-long sabbatical studying the tax burdens of several Latin American countries.
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Starting in 1973, states began adopting legislation regulating the organic food and agricultural market. What caused the initial emergence, and what are the consequences for future national food labeling? Dr. Samantha Mosier, assistant professor of political science at Missouri State University, has studied the causes and possible consequences of the labeling system. Mosier’s upcoming lecture, […]
Have you ever wondered what organic really means and why you are asked to pay so much for it? Dr. Samantha Mosier has been on researching sustainable agriculture and environmental politics and policy, and she offers some answers.
Former director of the UN general assembly will present a talk on Oct. 22.
Congratulations to 1991 alumni, Joe Passanise, for his selection as a 2015 Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyer. This marks the 10th year that Joe has been selected for his excellence in the area of criminal defense. This selection puts Joe …
Six undergraduate students at Missouri State University recently received recognition for their commitment to the university’s public affairs mission. Each student was awarded a Pepsi-Cola Public Affairs Scholarship in the amount of $1,250. The students were selected based on their involvement in public affairs activities and voluntary service both on and off campus.
Gender Equality and the Constitution Dr. Alice Bartee lectures on a topic of great importance to her — both personally and professionally. Alums just close your eyes – This will take you back a few years. For more information about …
An interview with Alice Bartee about her life and career
PLS Alumni Stephen Bough’s nomination to the Federal District Court of Western Missouri was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, December 16th. Where is Flip Wilson when I need him? https://video.search.yahoo.com/video/play;_ylt=A2KLqITFnJFUpiMADN_7w8QF;_ylu=X3oDMTBzcmQxMWhmBHNlYwNzcgRzbGsDdmlkBHZ0aWQDBGdwb3MDMTg-?p=here+come+da+judge+flip+wilson&vid=1ac71673ea51ccbead4b8fe35cbdd878&l=2%3A32&turl=http%3A%2F%2Fts2.mm.bing.net%2Fth%3Fid%3DVN.608009911713663305%26pid%3D15.1&rurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DoukujmD3Mck&tit=Buena+Vistas+-+Here+Come+the+Judge+%281960s+Northern+Soul%29&c=17&sigr=11afe0igo&sigt=11ohhkkl7&age=0&fr2=p%3As%2Cv%3Av%2Cm%3Asa&hsimp=yhs-001&hspart=mozilla&tt=b
Dr. Wayne Bartee narrates holiday memories of Alice and the whole Bartee family from 1962 – 2010