If you are a parent of a student with a disability, the Disability Resource Center (DRC) understands that you have been advocating for your student from day one in their K-12 journey. We hear many positive stories of support and accommodations for students with disabilities in K-12, and on the other hand we hear the unfortunate stories regarding fighting with IEP boards just to … [Read more...] about Disability Accommodations, Easier Than You Might Think…
The fall provides many wonderful opportunities for new and returning students to get involved on campus. Our three governing councils are hosting several events that will help students better understand what fraternity and sorority life is and how to join. On Sunday, August 19th at 1:00pm, Fraternity and Sorority Life is hosting FSL 101 in the Plaster Student Union … [Read more...] about Join Fraternity and Sorority Life!
April 20, 2014, I started my job at Missouri State, coordinator of Parent & Family Programs. I moved to Springfield from Tampa, FL, only knowing one person in town. The position was fairly new to the university, and I was very excited about the work I would get to do with families and with our students. I came in with the theme Engage, Educate, Encourage for my program. Why … [Read more...] about It’s been four years…BEAR with me as I get a bit sappy!
JobTracks is the name of the Career Center's online career service system that connects students and employers. As students or alumni of Missouri State University, you have 24-hour access to— search and apply for career and internship opportunities share your résumé and profile with employers hiring around the world apply for on-campus interviews view and RSVP for career … [Read more...] about JobTracks connects students and employers
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. During May, NAMI and the rest of the country are raising awareness of mental health. Each year we fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for policies that support people with mental illness and their families. In 2018, NAMI will … [Read more...] about Consider this…Mental Health Awareness Month