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!
What happens when “What do you want to be when you grow up?” becomes “What is your major?” Both can be challenging questions to answer – especially since the answer does not have to be the same for both questions, and it usually isn’t. Students can gather information to help with these questions (and many others) at the Majors Fair. WHAT is the Majors Fair? Majors Fair … [Read more...] about 5 W’s of the Majors Fair – September 29th
Take a moment to get to know Chase Kroner, the 2022-23 New Student & Family Programs Family Assistant. Tell us about yourself. A little bit about me…I am from Moberly Missouri, which is a small town right outside of Columbia. My major is history education, I would like to be a high school history teacher and eventually go back to school for my master’s degree in … [Read more...] about Spotlight on Chase Kroner – 2022-23 New Student and Family Programs Family Assistant
Hi everyone, my name is Meg Keller. This is my second year being an URSA major, and I’m beginning my senior year here at Missouri State. In 2019, I came into college very introverted. I wasn’t interested in getting involved and meeting new people terrified me, but at the same time, I was ready to break free of my high school self and find out who I was. Shortly before … [Read more...] about Friday Feature – Words to Inspire – Meg Keller
(Coach Hesse welcomed students attending the Ursa Experience to Missouri State on August 15th. Here are the words she shared with them.) My name is Holly Hesse, and I am the Head Softball Coach at Missouri State. I am here to welcome you on behalf of the Athletic Department. What an exciting time in your life and what an exciting place Missouri State is to be! I have … [Read more...] about Friday Feature – Words to Inspire – Coach Holly Hesse