Take a moment to see what’s going on in the Division of Student Affairs this week!
President’s Diversity Council Meeting – Encourage your student to attend the President’s Diversity Council Meeting on Wednesday, October 27th, 4-5pm in the PSU Ballroom. Topics will include the MRC, Cultural Competence, Ideas for Programs and more. Refreshments will be provided.
Join us as we celebrate Gary Stewart’s Career at Missouri State – After 39 years of service at Missouri State, Gary Stewart will be enjoying a well-deserved retirement. Please plan to attend a celebration of Gary’s career on Thursday, October 28th, 3-5pm. The program will start at 3:30pm.
The Deadline to Apply to Be a SOAR Leader is Quickly Approaching – Please remind your students you work with that the deadline to apply to be a SOAR Leader is October 27th. SOAR leaders lead groups of new first-year students and their family members and educate them about campus resources and student life issues to help them succeed at Missouri State University. SOAR leaders’ work is essential to the Missouri State community. They help students feel more comfortable on campus, more confident about their ability to succeed, more connected to others, and more curious about possible opportunities. Share this link with your students: https://www.missouristate.edu/NewBears/becomeaSOARleader.htm
Trunk or Treat – Join the Residence Hall Association (RHA) for a Community Trunk or Treat on October 28th, 6-8pm on the North Mall. 20+ Missouri State student organizations will be represented. RHA will be collecting non-perishable food items at the entrance for Missouri State’s Bear Pantry.
Join Missouri State Catering for a Hocus Pocus event on October 28th in the Union Club – The Union Club will be full of Hocus Pocus on October 28th, 11am-1pm, celebrating all things Halloween. There will be games and prizes, and a chance to win a Rum Cake. The food will include Wickedly Roasted Bones, Swamp Greens and more. Don’t miss this spooky event!
Mental Health Screening Day – The Mental Health Screening Day will take place in the Plaster Student Union Room 308 on Wednesday, October 27th, 10am-3pm. Students can drop in and speak to the counselors about an anonymous and informational mental health screening.
Admissions Fall Showcase – The Office of Admissions will be hosting a Fall Showcase on Saturday, October 30th. Students and their family members will be coming from all across Missouri and surrounding states to learn more about Missouri State. To see the schedule, visit https://www.missouristate.edu/Admissions/showcaseschedule.htm If you have questions, contact Kristin Roop at KristinRoop@missouristate.edu.