The funding goes toward the Center for Advanced Manufacturing.
It will provide full-ride scholarships to College of Arts and Letters students.
Myriad industries are highlighted in the 10th annual class.
Weston Wiebe assumes the day-to-day duties of the Point Lookout college.
Cliff Davis and Robert Griffith take on the new jobs as Jeff Jochems retires.
Rochette Dahler opened her first Little Sunshine’s Playhouse in 2002, and since then her preschool has grown quickly. Dahler went from owning one location to owning five corporate and six franchise locations.
In 2008, Natalie Murdock had just begun her journey with the Foundation for Springfield Public Schools. Now, she’s the executive director of the organization providing aid to local teachers.
In 2006, Michael Kolstad was teaching, conducting and performing music at Evangel University, and he had an impressive list of concerts under his belt.
Since making the jump to Missouri State University from the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce in 2013, Brad Bodenhausen and his team have developed some 60 programs for the international education and training department he helped create.
Sarah Walters has helped put Evangel University on the map for prospective students. By age 28, Walters created the university’s first health care program for athletic training. The Evangel assistant professor says the program gained its accreditation, though the odds were against her.
Tyler Overstreet has been around a school hallway a time or two.
After a successful career playing and coaching basketball at her alma mater, Drury University, Molly Miller is on the move.
David Kelly, a first-year principal at Nixa High School, is no stranger to staff and students there after 11 years as teacher and assistant principal.
After her son Hudson was diagnosed with Down syndrome, a heart condition and a gastrointestinal disease at birth, Rachel Heinz quickly learned how to be an advocate.
Everything Elizabeth Avery does points back to her ultimate professional goal: that every student and teacher feels safe and supported in schools.
Protestors weren’t alone in their call for systemic change in Springfield, as several businesses supported a recent demonstration.
SBJ compiles news on the respiratory virus outbreak.
Since Justin Larkin hasn’t been able to perform publicly because of the pandemic, the singer-songwriter has been writing new material. Larkin says he’s excited to be creating new music in his …
Richard Ollis, CEO of Ollis/Akers/Arney, says clearly defined goals and teamwork will prepare you for success. Listen to others’ perspectives to help find a better game plan. Duration: 1:22
Author and Consultant Rosie Ward says only one third of employees are engaged in their wellness program. She says one organization has been examining how to reduce healthcare costs and encourage …
Speaker, coach and writer Erika Gerdes says there is a deep seated belief that you must choose between fulfillment and success. Gerdes says she had to change her mindset to see it’s possible to …
Taylor Otwell, CEO of Laravel, started his company as a way to prototype ideas, but ended up releasing the application to the world. Now others use it to build their businesses. Duration: 1:16
Hal Donaldson, CEO of Convoy of Hope, says one of their secrets is partnering with others. Look for partners who have the same heart, passion and goals. Duration: 0:55
Elizabeth Hurst, business development manager with HR Advantage, says performance based culture helps build an environment which fosters employee strengths, identifies talent gaps and creates …
Michael Wehrenberg, president of Wehrenberg Design Company says he discovered their business model by accident. He says using a flat fee structure to build and maintain websites is beneficial to them …
Todd Nielsen, chief strategy officer with JMark, says when dealing with a remote team, it’s important to see your coworkers. Seeing expressions can help you read emotional states, observe stress …
Joe Hornickel, planning and zoning director for the city of Branson, says it’s easy to work late in order to finish a task. Realize the world won’t end if you complete it the following day. …