Liberal arts make MSU unique to Texas

In 1987, Midwestern State University joined the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. This made MSU is the only public liberal arts institution in the State of Texas. “COPLAC accepts one representative from each state,” James Johnson, provost and vice president for academic affairs. “If you … [Read more...]

Search for provost narrows down candidates

Over the course of the semester, the administration and Board of Regents have been on the hunt for a new provost. Four candidates, James Johnston, Kenya Taylor, Monica Varner and Jerold Hale were selected to interview on campus April 4-11. The provost and vice president for academic affairs is the … [Read more...]

Provost leaving; to become provost at UNT-Dallas

In a memo distributed to the campus community Dec. 7, Provost Betty Stewart announced her resignation effective this coming February.INTERIM PROVOST REACTIONUPDATED: Dec. 9, 1:22 p.m.After receiving the news of Stewart's resignation, James Johnston, dean of the Robert D. & Carol Gunn College of … [Read more...]