Growing herbs in an apartment where sunlight is often lacking can be tough, but certainly possible. Jennifer Morganthaler, clinical instructor of agriculture at Missouri State University, shares some helpful tips with Martha Stewart Living about growing herbs in a darker space and helping them thrive. … [Read more...] about How to grow herbs in apartments successfully
This past January, the first batch of eight Bear POWER students began their education at Missouri State University. Bear POWER is a two-year, five-semester inclusive college program for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Kim Roam, MSU faculty advisor for Bear POWER ambassadors, Natalie Olson, MSU Bear POWER ambassador and Susie Dains, MSU Bear POWER … [Read more...] about Thumbs up for Bear POWER
When it comes to food and drinks, there are many questions about what’s good for you and whether you should change your diet. One of the top most contentious health debates is, “Is a gluten-free diet healthier for you?” Dr. Daniela Novotny, a registered dietitian and biomedical sciences instructor at Missouri State University, provides an answer to this … [Read more...] about Is a gluten-free diet healthier for you?
Nowadays, many people practice intermittent fasting, also known as IF, to lose weight and get fit. What exactly is IF? How do you do IF? How does this diet plan help with weight loss? Natalie Allen, registered dietitian and clinical instructor of biomedical sciences at Missouri State University, and Leah Brooke, a Missouri State dietetic intern, answer these questions and … [Read more...] about Here’s what to know about intermittent fasting
The 403(b) is a retirement plan offered by nonprofit companies, charities and other tax-exempt organizations. How does it work? When should you open one? Dr. James Philpot, certified financial planner and associate professor of finance and general business at Missouri State University, answers these questions on U.S. News & World Report. … [Read more...] about Getting to know the 403(b)