Missouri State students will be celebrating the United Nations' 70th birthday with U.N. Week starting Oct. 19. Hosted by the MSU’s Model U.N. student organization, the week will feature several free events to highlight issues around the globe, including poverty, diplomacy and more. Event schedule World Hunger Panel Professors from agriculture, economics, philosophy … [Read more...] about Student group celebrates UN’s 70th birthday with week of events
Missouri State's Model United Nations will host its second meeting of the year at 7 p.m. on Sept. 1 in Strong Hall, room 204. The student-led group will play United Nations trivia for prizes and to prepare for their assigned role as Russia in the 56th Annual Midwest Model United Nations conference Feb. 10-13 in St. Louis. New members welcome Current club president Jaren Newman … [Read more...] about Model U.N. teaches ‘crucial’ post-graduation skills
Super Typhoon Haiya Response Relief in the Philippines The Philippines have been ravaged by a massive Typhoon, affecting many in the area. An early death toll is estimated to be at 10,000 by the United Nations and more than 600,000 are currently displaced. Volunteer Programs will be holding a collaboration meeting for a response effort on Thursday, November 14th at 5:00pm in … [Read more...] about Super Typhoon Haiya Response
Several career panels are scheduled for this Thursday and Friday, November 5 & 6. These panels consist of professionals who will describe their occupations and provide advice for getting started in similar careers. Students also will have an opportunity to speak with the panelists at the end of each session. Students may register for any of these free sessions and see the … [Read more...] about Attend the upcoming career panels
Fair Trade for Fair Wages. Alta Gracia Worker Tour is coming to Missouri State University! Come hear garment workers from Dominican Republic share their stories and many more. Date: October 2, 2013. Time: 3pm - 4:30pm. Location: Glass Hall 102. This event is sponsored by the United Students for Fair Trade, the Department of Sociology & Anthropology, and the College … [Read more...] about Fair Trade for Fair Wages. Alta Gracia Worker Tour is coming to Missouri State University.