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
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!
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