901 South National Ave, Springfield Missouri 65804
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Southwest Missouri State University is a multi-campus metropolitan university system with a statewide mission in public affairs. Founded in 1905, it became a college in 1945 and a university in 1972. The State Fruit Experiment Station, established in 1899, is the oldest segment of the college and is now a separate campus. The main campus in Springfield
offers more than 140 academic programs leading to 15 undergraduate degrees and 40 programs leading to 8 graduate degrees.
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(Springfield) Southwest Missouri State University
12/07 Coming to The Springfield area
Arkansas Scottish Festival Batesville AR April13-14 Located on the campus of Bates College, the festival kicks off with a celtic concert on Friday night and include bagpipe contests and highland dancing competitions.
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
Arkansas Apple Festival Lincoln AR October4-6 The centerpiece of the festival is the unequalled variety of arts and crafts, featuring works of some of the most talented artisans in the Ozarks. One of the highlights of the Arkansas Apple Festival is the Apple Core Throwing Contest, a test of strength, accuracy, aerodynamics, and just plain luck.