Historically, volcanoes have been nearly impossible to predict. Dr. Gary Michelfelder, associate professor of geology at Missouri State University, wants to improve the forecasting of volcano eruptions. He has studied the Rio Grande Rift and the Andes Mountains in Chile for the last 15 years to understand how and why volcanoes erupt. “Every volcano is its own animal, so to … [Read more...] about Preparing for a volcanic eruption
Jocelyn Millana, an assistant professor in the Media, Journalism and Film Department at Missouri State recently returned from a Red Carpet Premiere of Jacob, Broken by God – a film about a man finding God after his life spiraled out of control. Jocelyn, the film’s producer and director, describes the project as an “urban, faith-based film” and reveals that the film should be … [Read more...] about Walking the Red Carpet
The wait and anticipation is over. On Oct. 30, Missouri State University hosted a dedication ceremony for the completed John Goodman Amphitheatre in the Judith Enyeart Reynolds Arts Park on campus. The ceremony included a special performance and reception for donors and Tent Theatre alumni. Named after him, joined in the celebration. “To be able to finally unveil this … [Read more...] about Celebrating a vision becoming reality
More Missouri State University students will graduate with less debt. They will also learn in updated facilities using enhanced technology. It’s all thanks to the donors who gave to the largest fundraising campaign in Missouri State’s history – Onward Upward. The university community, friends and donors gathered today (Oct. 29) to celebrate raising $274,018,157. The original … [Read more...] about Onward Upward campaign raises $274 million
No one ever said relationships were easy and perfect — there will be good times and bad times. But, if you’re noticing a lot of red flags, it may be time to consider whether or not your relationship is healthy. Dr. Alicia Walker, associate professor of sociology at Missouri State University and an intimate relationship expert, highlights a few signs of an unhappy relationship … [Read more...] about What are some signs of an unhappy relationship?