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Exchange students Yoko Koike (Japan), Risako Yokote (Japan), and Yuna Seo (South Korea) enjoy the final international event of the semester.

International Club provides classic American experience

Alexa Fletcher May 12, 2022

Pretty dresses, corsages, limousines, promposals. Around the world, young men and women watch TV shows and dramas portraying the big dance: Prom. Students like Tamaki Seimiya, a Japanese international...

According to the World Health Organization, 4.7 to 13.2% of maternal deaths are attributed to unsafe abortions, or approximately 220 deaths per 100,000. According to Business Insider, 12 of the 13 states with trigger laws would allow abortions to be performed if the mother’s life was at risk, with Oklahoma being the only exception by not allowing abortion for any reason, even if the mother is in danger.

A student’s journey through unplanned pregnancy

Morgan Shields May 9, 2022

Due to the sensitive nature of this story, this student requested anonymity so names have been changed to respect her privacy. Amelia Miller’s abortion was February 17. A young woman too scared...

Students to travel abroad amidst war in Eastern Europe

Students to travel abroad amidst war in Eastern Europe

Lydia Carlson May 6, 2022

In the spring of 2022, Missouri Southern State University students are heading out to seven study abroad trips in Europe for the first time since before the Covid-19 pandemic hit. However, an unforeseen...

MSSU offers new financial forgiveness plan

MSSU offers new financial forgiveness plan

Dylan Bolden May 5, 2022

Former Missouri Southern State University (MSSU) students with a hold on their account, can now finish their degree without having to worry about any prior debt. MSSU created a new program to help former...

Mahiro Kinoshita, a Japanese exchange student, and Thao Nguyen, a Vietnamese exchange student, both participate in the international club.

Students host 7th annual World Music & Cuisine Festival

Alexa Fletcher April 22, 2022

This Saturday, the Missouri Southern State University international students are providing some extra entertainment and food for a low price, hoping to raise money for future events. Jesse Briscoe,...

Russell and Gail Smith Award

Isabella Schuber, Editor April 5, 2022

The Russell and Gail Smith Award is an annual award given for the best writing on a scientific topic selected by an MSSU student in the previous year. The first-place recipient of the Smith Award will...

PRSSA hosts resume workshop

PRSSA hosts resume workshop

Brooklyn Cady April 4, 2022

Grab a free cup of coffee and some cookies and learn about resume development featuring a guest speaker specializing in hiring management at the Resume Café workshop hosted by Missouri Southern’s Public...

Lambda Pi Eta Inductees after the ceremony with Dr. Ildo Kim.

The Newest Chapter at MSSU

Isabella Schuber February 15, 2022

The newest organization to Missouri Southern State University held their first induction ceremony on Tuesday, Feb. 8. The club goes by the name Lambda Pi Eta, or Alpha Zeta Rho, and is the National Communication...

Southern Hosts First Ever Mock Kill Scenario

Southern Hosts First Ever Mock Kill Scenario

Evan Stepp November 2, 2021

On Oct. 18, students of Missouri Southern’s game and fish enforcement course inspected a mock illegal hunting kill site which took place west of the Mills Anderson Justice Center. The event was a first...

Advantages of Earning a Degree for Law Enforcement Officers

Evan Stepp November 1, 2021

Entry level law enforcement jobs are available to police academy graduates, but for aspiring officers looking to advance in their future career, a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice could be a more...

Concerts and carnivals: how Joplin residents define entertainment

Concerts and carnivals: how Joplin residents define entertainment

Brooklyn Cady June 2, 2021

Joplin residents took on the town the evening of May 30 to attend different entertainment opportunities. The turn out and energy of Evans United Shows spring carnival and the launch of the Downtown Concert...

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