The U.S. Department of Education awarded a $4 million grant to Missouri State University to expand and improve computer science education programs in rural area schools. The funding comes from the Education Innovation and Research (EIR) program. Missouri State received one of 20 awards from over 1,000 applicants. This is the largest collaborative grant the university has … [Read more...] about Missouri State receives $4 million grant for computer science education
Springfield Public Schools and Missouri State University broke ground on a new agriculture education magnet school for Springfield students on Dec. 3 at the William H. Darr Agricultural Center. The project is a collaboration of Missouri State and Springfield Public Schools and is made possible by a generous donation from William H. and Virginia Darr and the Darr Family … [Read more...] about MSU and SPS break ground on new agricultural education center
Especially in times of health crises, Missouri State University focuses on the importance of building a strong health care community. The McQueary College of Health and Human Services (MCHHS) prepares students to fill urgent needs. One way this is accomplished: give students access to first-rate facilities. Today (Oct. 2), the Missouri State University Foundation unveiled a new … [Read more...] about Health building renamed Ann Kampeter Health Sciences Hall
It’s no doubt that 2020 has been a tough year so far. As a leader of a business or organization, how can you lead effectively during turbulent times? Missouri State University President Clif Smart shares his perspectives with Authority Magazine. … [Read more...] about How does a leader lead effectively during turbulent times?
In March, the Missouri State University campus closed due to COVID-19. But by Aug. 9, the campus will be fully open again and ready for students to move in. While campus will look and feel a little different, one thing will not change – ensuring students have a positive experience. “Our faculty members will still offer classes that will educate and challenge students. Our staff … [Read more...] about University announces return to campus plans for fall