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  • Welcome to campus, STAR students! Enjoy your time on campus! #MSUWP
    13 hours agoWest Plains Twitter
  • #ThrowbackThursday to the 1995 Grizzly ...
    #ThrowbackThursday to the 1995 Grizzly Volleyball team with late Missouri Governor Mel Carnahan. The 2014 Grizzly Volleyball team will take the court for the first time this season at the annual Alumni Match at 2 p.m. Aug. 16 in the West Plains Civic Center arena. Go Grizzlies! #msuwp
    19 hours ago • 10 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • Don't forget, Drago will buy back your books today from 9AM-5PM and tomorrow from 9AM-4:30PM! #msuwp #Drago
    21 hours agoWest Plains Twitter
  • You can learn more about the Literature of the First World War (ENG 184) this fall. Check it out! goo.gl/PFg9WQ
    July 30 at 4:40 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Good luck on your finals, everyone! You can do it!
    July 30 at 9:35 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Welcome to the Mountain Grove campus, STAR students! Glad you're joining us this fall! #STARorientation
    July 29 at 12:30 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Grizzly Gear Mondays!
    July 28 at 2:29 p.m. • 3 people like this • West Plains Facebook
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  • Grizzly Gear Mondays!
    July 28 at 1:15 p.m. • 1 person likes this • West Plains Facebook
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  • Grizzly Gear Mondays!
    July 28 at 1:15 p.m.West Plains Facebook
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  • Grizzly Gear Mondays!
    July 28 at 1:15 p.m. • 2 comments • 13 people like this • West Plains Facebook
    #GrizzlyGearMondays #msuwp

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    #GrizzlyGearMondays #msuwp

    Don't forget to send us a photo of you in your Grizzly Gear!
  • WWI literature topic of class being offered this fall – University Communications - Missouri...
    July 28 at 1:05 p.m. • 3 people like this • West Plains Facebook
    Today marks the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I. Learn more about the literature of the time in this class this fall.

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    News from the West Plains campus of Missouri State University
  • Informational sessions Aug. 12, Sept. 18 for respiratory care program
    July 28 at 10:06 a.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Area residents interested in the Associate of Applied Science in Respiratory Care degree program at Missouri State University-West Plains are invited to attend one of two open houses/informational sessions. Dates are Aug. 12 and Sept. 18 in Looney Hall Room 205 on the Missouri State-West Plains campus.  The drop-in open […]
  • Senior citizens can register for fall classes beginning Aug. 15
    July 28 at 10:03 a.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Area residents age 60 and over who would like to take a class at Missouri State University-West Plains this fall under the Senior Citizen Fee Waiver Program can register beginning Friday, Aug. 15. Those wishing to attend classes can register in person beginning at 8 a.m. Friday in the registration […]
  • It's Grizzly Gear Monday! Send in your pictures today! #GrizzlyGearMonday #msuwp
    July 28 at 10:00 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Some office hours extended to support Evening College
    July 25 at 1:15 p.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – With the implementation of its new Evening College program, Missouri State University-West Plains will extend the operational hours of a select number of its offices beginning this fall. The offices of academic affairs, admissions, financial aid, registration and records, the business office, TRiO Student Support Services, the Drago College Store […]
  • Nursing program will host informational seminars this fall
    July 25 at 1:12 p.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – The nursing faculty at Missouri State University-West Plains have scheduled several informational seminars for area residents interested in applying to the university’s Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) degree program for the 2015 fall semester. The seminars are free and will provide information on nursing as a career, educational preparation […]
  • Six Appeal will appear Aug. 23 at the West Plains Civic Center
    July 25 at 1:10 p.m.West Plains News
    WEST PLAINS, Mo. – The University/Community Programs (U/CP) Department and the Student Government Association (SGA) at Missouri State University-West Plains will bring a cappella group Six Appeal to the West Plains Civic Center theater for a 7 p.m.  concert Saturday, Aug. 23. Six Appeal is a six-man vocal ensemble, comedy group and rock band. Group […]
  • Grizzlies will gear up for 2014 volleyball season with annual alumni match
    July 25 at 1:06 p.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Area residents can get their first look at the 2014 Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly Volleyball team in action at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, during the annual Grizzly Alumni Volleyball Match at the West Plains Civic Center arena. The contest, which is being held in conjunction with the university’s […]
  • Evening College is a great way to juggle a career and school! Check it out today to start this fall! goo.gl/Saj2ye
    July 24 at 5:25 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Students honored for completing high school equivalency exams
    July 24 at 8:42 a.m.West Plains News
    WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Fifteen students participated in the July 20 graduation ceremony for the Missouri State University-West Plains Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program. During the past year, 36 students participated in the program, earning high school equivalencies and certificates from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Graduates included, front row in […]
  • Our profile of VESTA graduate Yanique Bradford appears in the current issue of Community College Week! See it here: goo.gl/Uz1n84
    July 23 at 10:20 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Prequalification Aug. 6 for next Ozarks Food Harvest delivery
    July 23 at 9:33 a.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – The next prequalification for the Ozarks Food Harvest Mobile Food Pantry will be from 4 to 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the West Plains Public Library Community Room, 750 W. Broadway. August’s mobile food pantry is being sponsored by First Christian Church. Those eligible to apply for this assistance […]
  • Our Student Success Profile on VESTA graduate Yanique Bradford was featured in the current issue of Community College Week!

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    July 22 at 3:26 p.m. • 3 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • Short Courses - Academics - Missouri State University-West Plains
    July 22 at 11:21 a.m. • 1 person likes this • West Plains Facebook
    Learn something new this fall in one of our short-term courses! Registration is going on now!

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    2014 Fall Semester Short CoursesMissouri State University-West Plains will offer a variety of short courses during the 2014 fall semester that will appeal to community members and students alike. The courses will provide personal enrichment for area residents and serve as a special interest course f…
  • Don't forget that some parking lots will still be closed for resurfacing and striping! They will be so nice when they're done! #MSUWP
    July 22 at 8:10 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Three Rivers, Missouri State-West Plains hold ribbon cutting for W.S. partnership
    July 21 at 2:56 p.m.West Plains News
    WILLOW SPRINGS, Mo. – Three Rivers College and Missouri State University-West Plains officially commemorated the opening of the South Central Education Consortium in Willow Springs with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held July 17. Speakers at the ceremony included Dr. Wesley Payne, Interim President of Three Rivers College; Dennis Lancaster, Interim Dean of Academic Affairs at Missouri […]
  • This is Micaela Wiehe in Zambia, Africa! ...
    This is Micaela Wiehe in Zambia, Africa! #grizzliesonvacation #msuwp #GrizzlyGearMonday
    July 21 at 1:54 p.m. • 1 comment • 30 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • Hello, Goodbye
    July 21 at 10:12 a.m.West Plains Student Journals
    Summer is so close to being over! Wow! My summer has been crazy hectic. Between working almost full time, being the RA, and taking a class, I hit the ground running every morning. Add on top of this friends and … Continue reading
  • It's Grizzly Gear Monday! Show your Grizzly pride by wearing Grizzly Gear! #GrizzlyGearMonday #msuwp
    July 21 at 9:20 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • WPGrizzlyWomen ALUMNI GAME!!! Saturday, August 16th - 2:00pm at the West Plains Civic Center! Tell everyone you know......and... fb.me/6Y8fDxzOb
    July 21 at 8:30 a.m. • 1 retweet • West Plains Twitter
  • Congratulations to our 2013-14 AEL Program graduates! #msuwp #graduation goo.gl/E0se3g
    July 18 at 10:08 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • STAR Orientation is a week from today! Sign up if you haven't already!
    July 18 at 10:00 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Congratulations to this year's graduates of our Adult Education and Literacy Program! They will be honored during a ceremony at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 20, at the West Plains Civic Center theater.
    July 18 at 9:42 a.m. • 14 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • Grammar Schmammer: Learning Spanish Through Song is a fun new way to learn Spanish this fall! It's only 5 weeks! goo.gl/mhORQP
    July 16 at 4:50 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Summer School Horrors
    July 15 at 1:00 p.m.West Plains Student Journals
    I always loved attending summer school when I was younger. I can remember a time when I had never been to summer school before, and I remember being scared to death of the idea of going to school during the … Continue reading
  • If you're on the deferred payment plan for summer 2014, the final payment is due today!
    July 15 at 12:20 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • On-site registration session set for Aug. 12 at Mountain Grove
    July 15 at 9:59 a.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Missouri State University-West Plains will host an on-site registration session Tuesday, Aug. 12, for classes being offered during the 2014 fall semester at the Missouri State-West Plains campus in Mountain Grove. Registration for current and readmitted students will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. that day in Shannon Hall, […]
  • It's Grizzly Gear Monday! Support your school this summer! #MSUWP #GrizzlyGearMonday
    July 14 at 10:00 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Beginning Monday, July 14, campus parking lots will be closed periodically for a resurfacing/striping project. Weather permitting, the project will take approximately two weeks. Lots scheduled for closure Monday include those at Kellett Hall, the north lot of Lybyer Technology Center (lower level), the south lot of Looney Hall (between Looney and Drago College Store), the lot adjacent to the West Plains Post Office, and the Grizzly House parking lot. Additional lots will be closed as progress is made on the project. For questions, contact the business office, 417-255-7260.
    July 11 at 5:01 p.m. • 3 comments • 4 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • New health information technology class to be offered this fall
    July 11 at 2:13 p.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – An introductory class for one of the fastest growing career fields in the U.S. will be offered this fall at Missouri State University-West Plains. Introduction to Health Information Technology (HIT 100) will be offered from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays for the convenience of working adults, said […]
  • Kids' College 2014 Trivia!
    July 11 at 9:31 a.m. • 4 people like this • West Plains University/Community Programs Facebook
    Each year, Kids' College ends with a trivia contest, testing what the students learned during the week!
    Each year, Kids' College ends with a trivia contest, testing what the students learned during the week!
  • Kids' College Graduation 2014
    July 11 at 9:27 a.m. • 1 comment • 2 people like this • West Plains University/Community Programs Facebook
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  • Timeline Photos
    July 11 at 8:35 a.m. • 1 person likes this • West Plains University/Community Programs Facebook
    Learning how to cook is just one of the many activities students are learning at Kids'College!
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  • Evening College is a great way to manage work and school. Check it out here: goo.gl/Saj2ye
    July 10 at 5:30 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Welcome Week 2014 - Student Life - Missouri State University-West Plains
    July 10 at 2:42 p.m. • 11 people like this • West Plains Facebook
    Don't miss out on the fun of Welcome Week 2014! Call 417-255-7233 to reserve your spot today!

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    Don’t miss out on the fun of Welcome Week 2014! Call 417-255-7233 to reserve your spot today!Don’t miss out on the fun of Welcome Week 2014! Call 417-255-7233 to reserve your spot today!Don’t miss out on the fun of Welcome Week 2014! Call 417-255-7233 to reserve your spot today!Don’t miss out on the…
  • STAR Orientation session set for July 29 at Mountain Grove
    July 10 at 8:58 a.m.West Plains News
        WEST PLAINS, Mo. – First-time freshmen or transfer students with less than 10 credit hours who are planning to attend Missouri State University-West Plains this fall are invited to attend a STudent Advising and Registration  (STAR) Orientation session from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, at the Shannon Hall campus, 401 E. 17th […]
  • This fall we have a 5 week Marketing w\Social Media short course! Learn these skills in 1/4 of the time! goo.gl/mhORQP #shortcourse
    July 9 at 3:10 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Learn more about one of the fastest growing career fields in the nation in our new Introduction to Health Information Technology (HIT100) class this fall from 4 to 5:20 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. For more information, call Connie Yates at 417-255-7786 or Amy Ackerson at 417-255-7247.
    July 9 at 2:13 p.m. • 2 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • Adviser from College of Business to visit campus Aug. 5
    July 9 at 9:41 a.m.West Plains News
    WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Kim Stagner, an adviser with the College of Business at Missouri State University in Springfield, will be on the Missouri State-West Plains campus Tuesday, Aug. 5, to meet with prospective students interested in business degree programs offered locally through the Missouri State Outreach office. Stagner will be in room 102 of […]
  • July Spotlight: MSU-West Plains Campus
    July 8 at 2:19 p.m. • 16 people like this • West Plains Facebook
    The greater Missouri State-West Plains campus community was selected as the July Public Affairs Spotlight by the Missouri State University public affairs office for its Operation 50K initiative! Great job, everyone!

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    This month’s Spotlight is dedicated to the students, faculty and staff of Missouri State-West Plains for their Operation 50K project! This year-long initiative challenged the campus community to donate 50,000 hours of service to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the West Plains campus, celebrate…
  • Today is the last day to enroll in the 2nd 4 week summer session! If you need to register, do it today!
    July 8 at 9:20 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • 2014 Kids' College
    July 7 at 1:40 p.m. • 1 comment • 28 people like this • West Plains Facebook
    Over 90 area elementary-aged students took advantage of this year's Kids' College classes to learn about a variety of topics in a fun, hands-on environment. Photos were taken by University Communications Intern Kori Lancaster.
    Students learned about the many properties ...
    Over 90 area elementary-aged students took advantage of this year's Kids' College classes to learn about a variety of topics in a fun, hands-on environment. Photos were taken by University Communications Intern Kori Lancaster.
  • It's Grizzly Gear Monday! Send in your selfies today! #GrizzlyGearMonday #msuwp
    July 7 at 1:00 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Oooo! A distraction!
    July 7 at 10:15 a.m.West Plains Student Journals
    I survived the first week! I like most of my classes; there’s only one I’m really concerned about. I’ve mostly gotten into the hang of things, but let me tell you, there is a huge difference between taking classes at … Continue reading
  • Welcome to campus, and good luck to all of the students starting the 2nd 4 week session today!
    July 7 at 10:00 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Welcome, Kids' College students! Classes begin today for this annual upper elementary-aged summer learning program!
    July 7 at 8:46 a.m. • 6 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • Remember, offices are closed and there are no classes today! Enjoy the three day weekend! #msuwp #4thofJuly #3dayweekend
    July 4 at 1:10 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Offices are closed and there are no classes on Friday to celebrate the 4th of July! Enjoy your 3 day weekend!
    July 3 at 9:40 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Are you stressed? Take our stress management short course this fall! It's only 8 weeks! goo.gl/LFI3vh
    July 2 at 6:20 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • South Central Education Consortium to hold ribbon cutting, open house July 17
    July 2 at 2:04 p.m.West Plains News
    WILLOW SPRINGS, Mo. – The South Central Education Consortium will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house event on Thursday, July 17, at noon. The ceremony will be held at the Consortium’s location at 908 Springfield Road in Willow Springs. The ceremony is open to the public and all are welcome to attend. Lunch will […]
  • Classes will not meet and offices will be closed Friday for the July 4th holiday! Enjoy your long weekend!
    July 2 at 9:34 a.m. • 4 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • MSU-West Plains changed student's future
    July 2 at 8:25 a.m. • 26 people like this • West Plains Facebook
    Former SGA President Dakota Bates shares his experience at Missouri State-West Plains in this op-ed piece published in today's Springfield News-Leader!

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    I know that my time at Missouri State University-West Plains was a dream come true.
  • ClifSmart Dakota Bates discusses his student experience @missouristatewp: news-leader.com/story/opinion/…
    July 2 at 8:23 a.m. • 3 retweets • West Plains Twitter
  • Good luck to the four week summer course students taking finals this week! #finals #summer #msuwp
    July 1 at 12:20 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • WWI literature topic of class being offered this fall – University Communications - Missouri...
    July 1 at 9:47 a.m.West Plains Facebook
    June 28 marked the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. You can find out more about the literature of the era by taking "Literature of the First World War" class this fall.

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    News from the West Plains campus of Missouri State University
  • This is NOT My Hometown
    July 1 at 3:52 a.m.West Plains Student Journals
    I always find inspiration for these journal/blog things when I’m listening to Pandora. Whilst in West Plains, my roommates plagued me with country music. That was what they love, both of them. I grew up on country music (courtesy of … Continue reading
  • Last Dollar Night! Hope to see everyone tonight at the West Plains Civic Center pool and fitness center from 4pm-8pm.
  • Grizzly Gear Mondays!
    June 30 at 11:48 a.m. • 4 comments • 68 people like this • West Plains Facebook
    You can be in this album too! Wear your Grizzly Gear every Monday and send pictures to wpunvicomm@missouristate.edu!
  • It's Grizzly Gear Monday! Tag your Grizzly Gear selfies today! #GrizzlyGearMonday #msuwp
    June 30 at 10:00 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Going on vacation? Don't forget to send us a picture in your Grizzly Gear!
    June 27 at 9:45 a.m.West Plains Twitter
  • Work all day? We have a solution! Evening college allows you to get your degree only in the evenings! goo.gl/0i20dt
    June 26 at 6:05 p.m.West Plains Twitter
  • The Grizzly Cheer Team is looking for a few good stunt men to fill out its ranks for the 2014-2015 athletic seasons. No cheerleading experience is necessary, and a $500 scholarship is available for those selected! Interested students can stop by the Student Recreation Center at 5 p.m. Friday, June 27, to find out more. Or, call 417-255-7978 for more information.
    June 26 at 8:18 a.m. • 10 people like this • West Plains Facebook
  • Are you curious what MSU-WP is like? Read Student Journals to get insight from Myriah, Tyler, and Tori this summer! goo.gl/OXghof
    June 25 at 4:00 p.m. • 1 retweet • West Plains Twitter
  • ThePSUBear Hey look! It's my Admissions friends with my fellow Bear statue in WP! @missouristatewp @msutransfer
    June 25 at 2:55 p.m. • 1 retweet • West Plains Twitter
  • Grizzly Volleyball team, 2 players receive NJCAA academic honors
    June 25 at 2:17 p.m.West Plains News
    WEST PLAINS, Mo. – The 2013 Missouri State University-West Plains Grizzly Volleyball team, sophomore middle attacker Torika Baleilekutu, Palo Alto, Calif., and sophomore setter/outside attacker Laiz Novaes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, recently received academic honors from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The team was named one of the 2013-2014 All-Academic Teams, and Baleilekutu […]
  • The Missouri State University Admissions ...
    The Missouri State University Admissions staff visited our campus today. We are so fortunate to share the Missouri State University system and get to call these outstanding colleagues our friends!
    June 25 at 2:17 p.m. • 6 comments • 52 people like this • West Plains Admissions Facebook