Monthly Archives: June 2012

  • Tanner Aus, National Champion cowboy.

    Men’s rodeo team finishes third in finals; Tanner Aus becomes national championSports, Sports Gallery

    Story by Danielle Durham, MVC Sports Information Marshall, Mo. (June 18, 2012)— The Missouri Valley College men’s rodeo team finished in third place overall at the 2012 College National Finals Rodeo held in Casper, Wyo.  The Vikings finished with 530 total points.  MVC senior Tanner Aus (Granite Falls, Minn.) finished as the national champion cowboy […]

  • Book reviewer Robert Pannell.

    Summer book review series: ‘The Swerve’Entertainment, Opinion, Reviews

    Book review by Robert Pannell Greenblatt, Stephen. The Swerve: How the World Became Modern. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2011. Print. Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, The Swerve: How the World Became Modern by Stephen Greenblatt reconstructs history by showing the reader the reciprocal effect history and literature have on each […]

  • Athletes and scholars at MVC.

    NAIA names athlete-scholarsSports

    Information provided by Danielle Durham, MVC Sports Information  The NAIA has announced the 2012 Spring Daktronics NAIA Scholar Athletes.  To be eligible for this honor student-athletes must be nominated by their institution’s head coach, must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, and must have achieved junior academic status […]

  • "Breaking Dawn" poster.

    ‘Breaking Dawn’ adds depth to sagaEntertainment, Movie Reviews

    Film review by Rebecca Richardson “The Twilight Saga” ripens with age. Once bland, the story of Bella Swan’s transformation from innocence to adulthood grows increasingly textured with each new outing. When we first met Bella (Kristen Stewart) in the original 2008 feature, she was a quiet and withdrawn high-school student surviving adolescence in Forks, Washington. […]