While students with high GPAs have an easier time getting in graduate schools, those with low GPAs shouldn’t lose hope. They still have an opportunity to be accepted. Dr. Doug Gouzie, departmental director of graduate studies and professor in the department of geography, geology and planning at Missouri State University, explains to Accredited Schools Online what … [Read more...] about Is a low GPA a hurdle to get into graduate school?
Tulsa, Oklahoma, isn’t exactly a place you’d think there are a lot of Bears. Geology, geography and planning found that there are a lot of Bears — Missouri State University Bears. More than 10 people drove to Tulsa Sept. 28 to meet with four geology alumni: Shannon (Brown) Jeffries (BS, Geology, 2008) James Kendall (BS, Geology, 1994) Danielle Robinson (BS, … [Read more...] about Road trip to Tulsa leads to mentoring
Do you know where to find places on the map? Do you know your impact on this world? Nov. 11-17 is National Geography Awareness Week. National Geographic created this week to let citizens think about their impact on the world. It’s a time to think about being a global citizen. “This week brings together geography students, faculty and friends to think about the world and … [Read more...] about Celebrate National Geography Awareness Week
Typically, we have one to five students attend a conference to present findings, network and learn. The Missouri Association of Planning Students (MAPS) attended the Annual Planning Conference April 21-24 in New Orleans, Louisiana. More than 10 students attended: Kelsey Carson Bailey DeJonge Ryan Helle Brad Kelley Simon Nogin Adam Olinger … [Read more...] about Students reminded importance of planning
Living in the Ozarks means a lot of things: A culture of hard work. The connection between Springfield and more rural towns. Tourists who come to see our beautiful scenery and explore our more concrete jungle. Billings, Missouri, is a small town about 20 minutes southwest of Springfield. You may have heard about their new mural. I had the honor to student teach in … [Read more...] about Where do we go from here: Billings, Missouri