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Michael Klussman

Michael Klussman

Michael Klussman is a public relations major from Manchester, Missouri, and plans to pursue a career in the communication field after graduating. In his free time, Michael enjoys volunteering at his church and exploring the St. Louis area.

MBU Hosts Mercy VP For Spring Media Talk

Mercy Hospital’s vice president of community relations – integrated marketing shares his advice for students looking to go into the healthcare communications field.

Photo by Michael Klussman

MBU communications students Matt Williams and Krista Krekeler interview Bob Davidson during the spring Media Talk recently in the Performance Hall at Missouri Baptist University.

The Key to a Long, Healthy Life: Drink Tea

A conversation about life and faith with Dr. John Han, professor of English and creative writing at Missouri Baptist University and chair of the Humanities Division, whose past struggles make him even more appreciative of his position now.

Photo by Michael Klussman

Illuminating God’s Love

A creative performance group at St. John Church in Ellisville is spreading God’s word in a unique and entertaining way, through a puppet ministry of a very different sort.

Photo by Michael Klussman

More Than Fine Art

Faculty and students from Missouri Baptist University’s Fine Arts Division share what makes the division and its departments unique. Opening with Dr. Larry Smith, division chair, a few faculty members describe the Christian values and cultural connections that reflect university-wide expectations.


About MBU Timeline


Here are some interesting facts about MBU Timeline, the student news network of Missouri Baptist University.
*The WordPress site has been up since late-fall 2013. We average about 3,000 sessions and about 5,000 pageviews per month.
*Our stories and galleries get as few as 40 or 50 hits, or as many as 8,000 hits.
*We have readers in every state and 93 countries around the world. We have several readers in Brazil, the United Kingdom, India and Australia.
*Most of our readers are in Missouri, followed by Illinois, California and Texas.
*We do not accept advertising as we are a not-for-profit online newsmagazine.
*Our mission statement is: MBU Timeline is the student news network of Missouri Baptist University, a private Christian university that embraces the essential core value of “social change through service and leadership.”
*The Bible verse that drives our mission is 2 Timothy 2:15 (Worldwide English Version): “Tell the true message in the right way.”
*We welcome contributors from all walks of MBU life, regardless of your major. Contact us at: