Isn’t it so exciting to be back for another semester? Even though we are all sad it’s over, I hope that you all had a wonderful winter break and are ready for another great semester. If you are nervous for your classes or think you might struggle with a class, this semester, be sure to stop by the Bear Claw and the Writing Center so you can stay on track throughout the … [Read more...] about A Chat with Chase – The Start of a New Semester
It is tough when students head home for the holidays. They’ve finished finals and have time to relax. One problem with this down time is that students lose their regular routines. This may include interrupting great habits, such as exercising. Here are some tips for you to share with your student to help them stay focused on health and fitness over the holidays. … [Read more...] about How to Encourage Your Student to Stay Fit and On Track during the Holidays
Hey everyone! My name is Chase Kroner, and I am the Family Assistant for the SOAR program this year. I am so excited to get to work with the family members of new students coming to Missouri State as well as get to share some tips and advice with you all! Isn’t it crazy that the semester is almost over, and we are starting to prepare for finals! I don’t know about you, … [Read more...] about A Chat with Chase – Setting Yourself up for a Successful Semester
1. Tell us about yourself. I am from Omaha, Nebraska, and have 3 sisters and 2 brothers. I am majoring in Professional Writing, minoring in Nutrition, and working on a certificate in Rhetoric and Argument Writing. In my free time, I like to cook, write, read, go on walks, and play tennis. 2. Tell us about the organizations you are involved in. Why is getting involved on … [Read more...] about Spotlight on Khloee Lathrum – SOAR Leadership Assistant
Did you and/or your student enjoy the SOAR experience? Encourage your student to help future bears have a successful orientation by serving as SOAR Leaders. Top 3 reasons to be a SOAR Leader: 1. Building skills SOAR Leaders strengthen useful and highly-marketable skills through practical, real-world application. These skills include: Group discussion and … [Read more...] about Encourage your student to become a SOAR Leader!