‘The Crimson And Gold Connection’ – Pittsburg State Economics Professor Dr. Micheal Davidsson

The 3rd quarter issue of the 2018 Pittsburg Metropolitan Report came out last month and the latest data shows that residents of Pittsburg, Kansas are leaving both the city and the area to move to more metropolitan areas, mirroring a trend seen throughout the country. The reports author Dr. Micheal Davidsson says that issues affecting […]

‘Focus On The Four States’ – Missouri Southern Football Looking For Optimism In 2019

Missouri Southern football has only to look to the future. The 2018 season for the Lions has been brutal. From Head Coach Denver Johnson stepping down earlier this season among a long losing streak which was finally snapped at 20-games with a victory over Northeastern State. The Riverhawks are 0-10 this season. But a victory […]

‘The Crimson And Gold Connection – The 21st Annual Gene DeGruson Memorial Lecture

Taking place on Tuesday November 13 at 7 p.m. is the Annual Gene DeGruson Memorial Lecture. This week on the Crimson and Gold Connection I’m joined by Pittsburg State Curator of Special Collections and Archivist at the Axe Library Steve Cox and PSU Professor of Art and a writer, S. Portico Bowman. The annual lecture […]

‘Focus On The Four States’ Pitts State Football Looking For the 3rd Straight Win Over Washburn With BJ Harris

The Washburn Ichabods travel from Topeka to Southeast Kansas looking to snap their 2-game losing streak. While the Gorillas, with possible wins over Washburn on Saturday and Missouri Southern on November 10 are going to be playoff bound. Could a 5-4 Washburn team play the spoiler at Carnie Smith Stadium? BJ Harris, Color Analyst for […]

‘Focus On The Four States – Missouri Southern Looking To Get Back On The Winning Track Against Emporia State

This week we chat with the Joplin Globe’s Jared Porter about whether Missouri Southern football can get back on the winning track after a 31-0 shutout against the University of Central Oklahoma last weekend. This Saturday the Lions will travel to Emporia, Kansas to take on the ESU Hornets. Jared highlights the fact that there […]

The Crimson And Gold Connection – The 35th Annual Pittsburg State Authors Reception

This year Pittsburg State University is celebrating 35-years of recognizing  University Faculty authors from of all disciplines and specialties.  A reception is set to take place to highlight Faculty authors from departments throughout the university on Thursday November 1, at 3 PM and is open to the public. Over the three and half decades that the […]

‘Focus On The Four States’ – Pitt State Football Travels to Missouri Western To Take On The Griffons

This weekend two football teams looking for their 2nd victory will clash in St. Joseph, Missouri as the Pittsburg State University Gorillas travel to take on the Missouri Western Griffons. Brandon Zenner, Sports Director at News Press Now says that the game will likely be a battle of running the football versus stopping the run. […]

‘Focus On The Four States’ – Missouri Southern Football Snap Their 20-game Losing Streak And Adam Burns Of The Joplin Globe

Missouri Southern State University football finally snapped a losing streak that engulfed parts of 3-seasons last Saturday with a 24-19 victory over Northeastern State. The Lion’s defense bent but didn’t break during the victory as the Riverhawks lead in nearly every offensive category. The victory for the Lions was the teams first in over 700 […]

‘Football Focus On The Four States’ Missouri Southern Football Goes To 0-7 And Adam Burns Of The Joplin Globe

Last weekend the Missouri Southern Football team was on the road in Topeka, Kansas to take on the Washburn University Ichabods. It was close early, 14 to 7 Washburn in the first quarter, but the Ichabods turned on the jets in the 2nd quarter scoring 21-points and never looking back to a 63-7 victory over […]

‘The Crimson and Gold Connection’ Dr. Casie Hermansson, Editor Of The Midwest Quarterly

This week on The Crimson and Gold Connection our guest was Dr. Casie Hermansson, editor of The Midwest Quarterly, A Journal of Contemporary Thought. The Quarterlies board of Editors is celebrating its 60th year of publication with a reception, taking place Monday October 22, at Russ Hall, inside the Office of Graduate and Continuing Studies, room 122 at Pittsburg State University. The reception […]