Getting into college and finding your niche can be difficult, but Missouri State University is dedicated to helping students follow their passion and find their place. Juan Meraz, assistant vice president for multicultural services, discusses the STEP Conference (Student Transition Education Program) to be held Sept. 18-19 on the Missouri State Campus.
Students at Missouri State University have a new resource for food assistance thanks to a partnership between the University and the Well of Life food pantry. KSMU’s Briana Simmons has more details on this program that targets students who need some extra help.
Well of Life is located at 418 S. Kimbrough--close to Missouri State University. Alex Johnson, director of community involvement and service at MSU, says many local food pantries help students with food assistance, but Well of Life was chosen as a direct partner because of its close location to campus.
Cold and sunburned, Missouri State geology professor Dr. Kevin Mickus trudged with his fellow scientists through the snow and ice to study Mount Erebus, the southernmost active volcano in the world. He is here to share about his experience in Antarctica.