Missouri State University is continuing its official partnership with the Peace Corps to provide an opportunity for MSU students to highlight their work on campus and in the community. The Peace Corps Prep Certificate program is housed in the Center for Community Engagement, and students interested in learning more can contact CCE Director, Alex Johnson, for more … [Read more...] about Highlight your work in Public Affairs. Earn a certificate from the Peace Corps.
President John F. Kennedy signed the executive order establishing the Peace Corps on March 1, 1961. Over the past 60 years, many have been influenced by the mission and goals of the Peace Corps. Find out more about Peace Corps' history This week, Peace Corps recruiters will host more than 100 events virtually around the world to celebrate many aspects of the Peace Corps’ … [Read more...] about Peace Corps Celebrates 60th Anniversary
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
Missouri State's Student Government Association donated 65 lbs of school supplies to the Bear Pantry to begin the Spring 2021 semester. This donation supports the Bear Pantry's mission of student success. The Bear Pantry is available to MSU students, faculty, and staff who may face food insecurity. Open Monday-Friday, 10a.m.-2p.m. in the University Hall basement, the Bear … [Read more...] about SGA donates educational supplies to the Bear Pantry
The Information Services Division at Missouri State University conducted a food drive at the end of the Fall 2020 semester to support the Bear Pantry. Collection bins were set up on campus, and the Bear Pantry's Amazon Wishlist was promoted. Information Services staff donated 186 lbs of food and hygiene items through this drive. These items directly support MSU … [Read more...] about Office of Information Services supports the Bear Pantry in a big way