Fostering a safe community for newly returned veterans was the key focus for Missouri State University Ad Team’s award-winning campaign. The team’s digital initiative, Caliber Gaming Alliance focused on helping military veterans and young adults find a sense of community and purpose through gaming. “The team used gaming to promote real-life connections and reduce feelings of … [Read more...] about MSU Ad Team takes second place in elite national competition
The infant formula shortage is far from over. Families across the U.S. are struggling to access proper nutrition for their infants after a major supplier halted production. “A major issue is the consolidation of the food industry,” said David Hammons, supply chain management senior instructor at Missouri State University. “In the U.S., just a few manufacturers account for the … [Read more...] about Shortages threaten the health of U.S. infants and young children
Cake mix, frosting and artificial intelligence (AI). These ingredients go together smoothly for Dr. Lawrence Yang, Missouri State University associate professor of information technology and cybersecurity (ITC). He explains that artificial intelligence and machine learning can predict human purchasing behavior. One example he uses is how the amount of frosting purchased will … [Read more...] about Artificial intelligence predicts what items land in your grocery cart
Missouri State University students brought home 11 awards at the 2022 National Leadership Conference in Chicago, IL. Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) students advanced to the national level following their success in the state conference last spring. They competed against 762 students from 139 chapters nationwide. “Our business Bears stood … [Read more...] about Business students dominate at national competition
Some economists believe a recession is imminent. With a war in Europe, inflation, a crumbling supply chain and continuing threats to public health converging, the economy is struggling. Missouri State University finance and risk management department head, Dr. Jeff Jones, agrees. But this potential recession may indicate a return to normalcy after a period of economic … [Read more...] about What you need to know about a potential recession in the U.S.