Roughrider eNews – April 1, 2019

eNews – Monday, April 1, 2019


  • Summer & Fall Schedules are available! Priority enrollment starts April 1 for sophomores, so schedule an appointment with your advisor today!
  • Congratulations to the Nursing Division as they received an $80,000 grant from the Missouri Board of Nursing through the Education Incentive Program. They will use the funding to create a new and innovative clinical field experience for students.
  • Congratulations to Phi Theta Kappa members Nastasia Neier and Heather Wininger-North as they were selected PTK Outstanding Students for Missouri. Neier was selected the top applicant from Missouri and names a New Century Scholar. Both earn scholarships for their efforts.


Campus Life

Career & Transfer Services

  • Career Fair, Wednesday, April 10, 9am-2:30pm, with networking lunch from 11:30am-12:30pm. If you have a business who would like to reserve a space please register before April 2.
  • Campus Visits available for students who will be transferring. Transportation will be provided, but spaces are limited. To sign up, contact Jamie Stanley, 417.455.5616 or email:
    • Missouri Southern State University – Friday, April 26

Community Events

  • Community Education classes will have new opportunities in the spring. Watch for updates after the first of the year!
  • Theatre department presents Cat in the Hat, Saturday, March 30, 10am & 2pm in the Elsie Plaster Community Center on the Neosho campus. Tickets are $2-children; $5-adults. For more information call 417.455.5458.
  • The Friends of the Lee Library Annual Used Book Sale, April 2-4. Hours are Tues., 11am-6pm, Wed., 8:30am-6pm, and Thurs., 8:30am-2pm. If you have questions please contact the library, 417.455.5775.
  • 6th Annual Agriculture Department Calf Auction fundraiser will be April 3, 11am, Joplin Regional Stockyard. This year’s red limousine was donated by the Flying E Ranch, Gary and Linda Emmert. For more information contact Jorge Zapata @ 417.455.5496.
  • Vet Tech will hold a Dog Wash fundraiser, Monday, April 8, 3-6pm. To schedule an appointment call 417.455.5590 or email:
  • Local Author Fair, April 27, 8:45-2pm in Wright Conference Center. For more information go to: or email:
  • Pet Adoptions available:

Foundation Events

  • Tour de Cass will be held Friday, April 12, 6-8:30pm at the Cassville Golf Club, $20 per guest. For more information or to rsvp call: 417.455.5646
  • Suspects & Sleuths – A Dinner Party to Die For, will be held May 3 & 4, 6pm nightly at Hidden Grace venue, Neosho. Tickets are available $50 each for either night. Enjoy a 4-course dinner with Scene of the Crime presented by Crowder College Theatre. For more information call: 417.455.5646 or email:


Last Updated on April 1, 2019 by Cindy