This year, First and Calvary donated funds to support the Bear Pantry with a new refrigerator! Thanks to this donation from the First and Calvary congregation, the Bear Pantry is able to support Missouri State students facing food insecurity with healthier options like fresh produce, milk, fruit, etc. We are incredibly thankful to have neighbors who care about students in … [Read more...] about Donor spotlight: First and Calvary supports Bear Pantry with new fridge
Meet Kayla our newest Bear Pantry Assistant! Kayla is from St. Louis, MO, and graduated from Lindbergh High School. As a freshman, she already feels at home at Missouri State, and is involved in Delta Zeta Sorority. She is majoring in Psychology and is interested in one day becoming a school psychologist. At the Bear Pantry, Kayla helps take care of members, food, … [Read more...] about Meet our new Bear Pantry Assistant, Kayla!
The Bear Pantry is able to support student success thanks to donors including faculty, staff, alumni, students, families, and community members. Since the Bear Pantry opened in February 2019, the Bell family has generously donated more than 1,200 lbs of food and hygiene items. They are true Citizen Bears, and serve as an example of what public affairs in action looks … [Read more...] about Spotlight – MSU Family gives continued support to Bear Pantry
The Peace Corps Prep program is open at any time to students of any major. Although completion of the program does not guarantee acceptance as a Peace Corps volunteer, the specialized curriculum and experience through Peace Corps Prep will greatly increase your chances. You do not need to be a U.S. citizen to participate in the Missouri State University Peace Corps Prep … [Read more...] about Peace Corps Prep at Missouri State connects students to Public Affairs
The Bear Pantry serves as a resource for Missouri State students, staff, and faculty who may face food insecurity. In the Fall 2020 semester, more than 5,900 lbs of food and hygiene items were distributed, marking an unprecedented semester. Support from Citizen Bears Generous support from students, alumni, faculty, staff, and community members allowed the Bear Pantry to … [Read more...] about Bear Pantry distributed 5900 lbs of goods in Fall 2020