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State of the University Address
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Clif Smart and Frank Einhellig presented the State of the University Address at noon on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014.

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  • A Bear scare

    A Bear scare

    Ashlea Cardin, an assistant professor of occupational therapy, braves The Thriller on C-Street in her BearWear.

  • Picture-perfect pumpkins

    Picture-perfect pumpkins

    Missouri State students Elijah Connell, Kelsey Boschert and Ryan Kempker display their jack-o-lanterns.

  • Maroon is the new orange

    Maroon is the new orange

    Students Taylor Vance and Kelsey Habighorst show their MSU spirit with their maroon and white pumpkin.

  • An artsy Bear

    An artsy Bear

    Future Bear Ewan Tolmie gets creative at Art + Design's annual clay pumpkin carving event.

  • A spooky Bear-o-Lantern

    A spooky Bear-o-Lantern

    Rachael Boll and Kyle Ragsdale carve a pumpkin that showcases their Missouri State spirit.

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  • Speak Up Part 2
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    Nov. 1, 3:00 p.m.
    Discuss racial issues and how to bring about change on our campus and in the community.
  • Symphony Orchestra Concert
    Violinist in University's symphony orchestra
    Nov. 4, 7:00 p.m.
    Special guest Olathe South High School string orchestra joins the MSU Symphony Orchestra.

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    Holly Scherer scores a team-high eighth goal, but the Missouri State field hockey team is defeated by the Ohio Bobcats in the final game of the 2014 season
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    3 hours agoUniversity News
    The College of Health and Human Services at Missouri State University will host the Interprofessionalism in Health Services Forum from 6-8:30 p.m. Nov. 3 in the Plaster Student Union Ballroom.
  • Don't forget Daylight Savings ends on Sunday! Grab that extra hour of sleep while you can!
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  • Respecting the marketplace of ideas
    4 hours ago • 4 comments • 17 people like this • Missouri State Facebook
    Recent events on campus have illuminated the challenges of engaging in difficult discussions.
    At Missouri State University, we want all of our students to feel welcome, safe and at home.
  • Native American Heritage Event: Florice Pearce will give a presentation on archaeological work on Native American sites in the Ozarks. 7:00pm, Nov 5, at the MSU Center for Archaeological Research
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    Congratulations, Alex Johnson, the winner of our #BearOLantern Instagram contest!

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  • RT @ClifSmart: I will be back in #SGF to participate in Speak Up pt2 Saturday afternoon. @DiversityMSU
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  • Speak Up part 2 Black Out tomorrow in Carrington Auditorium. buff.ly/1FZfNnB
  • African American Studies Committee film screening: The Help, Nov 19 6pm Cheek 102 bit.ly/1E5GGo1
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    CarnEvil Halloween Event @ Garst Dining Center, October 2014.
  • Distinction in Public Affairs - Leadership - Missouri State University
    6 hours ago • 1 comment • 1 person likes this • Family Association Facebook
    Encourage your student to learn more about the 2015 Distinction in Public Affairs Program. Applications are out now for the 2015 Distinction in Public Affairs program. The program is open to all students but targets sophomores and juniors who want to enhance their co-curricular experiences to the public affairs ... Continue reading →
    Distinction in Public Affairs is a program designed to give students a more in-depth understanding of the Missouri State public affairs mission and allow them to work on an issue in the community. The program is open to all students but targets sophomores and juniors who want to enhance their co-cur…
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    Celebrate the Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) at the Midtown Carnegie Branch Library, Saturday, Nov 1, 2 p.m.
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    6 hours ago • 2 people like this • Dining Services Facebook
    Can you tell we really like Halloween in Dining Services? Thanks for joining us this week for CarnEVIL @ Garst, Hunger Games @ Blair-Shannon and Ninja Turtle Lunch @ Union Club! Hope you had as much fun as we did!
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