For the October 2023 episode of “In a Manner of Speaking” podcast, host Paul Meier talks about the connection between orality and literacy with Dr. Brian Ott, professor of communication at Missouri State University. He’s an expert in the field of rhetoric and media. Listen to the episode. … [Read more...] about What’s the connection between orality and literacy?
What does it take to create a highly successful career in conflict resolution and mediation? Dr. Erin Wehrman, associate professor of communication at Missouri State University, offers some insights to Authority Magazine. She’s also the former director of the Center for Dispute Resolution in the department of communication, media, journalism and film at Missouri State. … [Read more...] about How to create a successful career in conflict resolution and mediation
Missouri State University Provost Dr. John Jasinski recently appeared on EAB’s Office Hours podcast. In the episode, “How MSU Saved Millions Without Cutting Faculty or Programs,” Jasinski and Paul Gunther, EAB’s senior strategic leader, discuss Missouri State’s academic realignment process. The podcast touches on several elements of realignment and budget reduction. … [Read more...] about Saving money without cutting programs
Certified financial planner Dr. James Philpot talks about annuities on the Annuity.org Podcast. Philpot is also an associate professor in the department of finance, economics and risk management at Missouri State University. Interest Rates Make Annuities Attractive for People Near Retirement – Philpot discusses how rising inflation rates and interest rates … [Read more...] about Get a better understanding of annuities
In the most significant change to U.S. refugee resettlement in 40 years, the federal government is turning to the public and the private sector to help settle people who have fled their home countries because of war, persecution and ongoing armed conflicts. Dr. Emily Frazier, assistant professor of human geography and sustainability in the department of geography, geology and … [Read more...] about Addressing community-based refugee programs in the U.S.