Watthanakorn Kanthakeaw is an ambitious international student improving his language in the English Language Institute. He is from Chiangrai, on the northern side of Thailand. He came to the United States to pursue his dream of teaching children in his home country. Pursuing an English education major and American Sign Language in Missouri State is the first step to achieve his … [Read more...] about Where There is a Will, There is a Way!
Fatima Zohra Khamissi is a successful international tennis athlete at Missouri State University. Her journey started four years ago when she left her hometown Rabat, Morocco to pursue her dream and become a physician. Currently, she is a senior majoring in Cell and Molecular Biology and minoring in Chemistry. Fatima not only became a Teaching Assistant, but she is also working … [Read more...] about Even the word “impossible” says, “I’m possible!”
Over 200 international students attended New International Student Orientation on August 8 and 9. Arrival Students from around the world began arriving in Springfield in early August. Missouri State staff provided complimentary airport pick-up. Student volunteers involved in Global Leaders and Mentors and the Chinese Student Leadership Program reached out to new students … [Read more...] about Orientation sets the stage for success at Missouri State
Guest post from graduating senior, Laura Velandia, a Construction Management major from Bogota, Colombia. Difficult decisions Choosing a university to attend was a difficult decision. The previous university I attended did not have the major I wanted to pursue. After researching various universities in the area, I discovered Missouri State University and the … [Read more...] about Building a Future in Construction Management at Missouri State
On November 30, 10 Chinese Student Leadership Program (CSLP) student leaders received their program completion certificate from Vice President for Research and Economic Development and International Programs, Dr. James Baker. Personal Development CSLP members completed three months of personal and professional development training during the summer. Workshops on leadership, … [Read more...] about Chinese Student Leadership Program Celebration