The Bear Pantry is one way the University is working to combat students’ and employees’ need for sustainable access to nutritional foods. Like the rest of campus, the Bear Pantry is taking steps to mitigate the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and keep the Missouri State community safe and healthy. The following changes will be made in the Bear Pantry starting March … [Read more...] about Bear Pantry continues to support MSU community
In 2019, Missouri State University launched the Peace Corps Prep program. This official partnership with the Peace Corps provides an opportunity for MSU students to highlight their work on campus and in the community. Peace Corps Prep is available to any undergraduate at Missouri State, and students can join at any time. Going Global As a Peace Corps Prep institution, … [Read more...] about Highlight your work in Public Affairs. Earn a certificate from the Peace Corps.
By Lucy Beeler The Center for Community Engagement is excited to establish the Peace Corps Prep program at Missouri State University. The official partnership between the Peace Corps and the university is designed to prepare students for international development fieldwork and potential Peace Corps Service. What is Peace Corps? The Peace Corps was founded in 1961 by … [Read more...] about Peace Corps Prep program arrives at Missouri State University
The Center for Community Engagement is excited to announce the Bear Pantry is open for business! Established with the help of the Drew Lewis Foundation, the food pantry brings us one step closer to reducing food insecurity at Missouri State University. We also hope to educate our campus and community on the devastating effect hunger has on students. If you’re unfamiliar with … [Read more...] about Bear Pantry opens in hopes to combat food insecurity
For Amanda Drewel, what takes place outside of the classroom can be just as important as what happens at the desk. As a service-learning Bonner Leader, expectations were high. She was on the lookout for a program that would serve her needs as a young professional hoping to get kids excited about STEM fields. Not exactly the breeziest of tasks. But since her placement at … [Read more...] about Student Spotlight: Amanda Drewel uses robots to teach kids about STEM