First-Year Writing Contest Announced

posted Jan 9, 2013, 6:46 AM by Marcie Ponder

$50 award in each category:


Narrative                 Persuasive

Submission Deadline: March 13, 2013

Entries must have been submitted previously to a Morningside 

Passport or Composition & Communication class in Fall 2012 or Spring 2013.

· Send email submissions attached as Word documents to

· One submission per student, per category

Dr. David Elder Receives Walker Award

posted Jan 9, 2013, 6:39 AM by Marcie Ponder

Dr. Jessica deVega, Dr. Jacklyn Barber and Dr. David Elder are the 2012 Sharon Walker Faculty Excellence Awards recipients.  


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 to read more.

Passport Class Gives Back

posted Jan 9, 2013, 6:23 AM by Marcie Ponder   [ updated Jan 9, 2013, 6:23 AM ]

Aaron Bunker's Passport class chose to use a $100 allocation to donate socks to the Sioux City Gospel Mission 



  Click here to read the story in the Sioux City Journal

Leslie Werden is Reading 'The Percussionist's Wife'

posted Jan 9, 2013, 6:21 AM by Marcie Ponder   [ updated Jan 9, 2013, 6:21 AM ]

Leslie's October 2012 book review appeared in the Sioux City Journal.

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Dr. Leslie Werden Takes Leadership Role

posted Jan 9, 2013, 6:19 AM by Marcie Ponder   [ updated Jan 9, 2013, 6:19 AM ]

Leslie Werden, assistant professor and chair of writing and rhetoric at Morningside College, recently was appointed vice president of the Independent Writing Departments and Programs Affiliate.

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