While biological sciences major Azeem Khan spends much of his time immersed in labs and pre-med courses, he continues to follow another of his passions: poetry. Learn More
Imagine arriving in a foreign country with one piece of luggage, severe jet lag and no idea how to get to your destination. That was the reality for Andrew Allee, a biochemistry major at MU, when he arrived in Berlin for the RISE internship through the German Academic Exchange Service last summer. Learn More
For many students, the path to becoming a doctor starts with the MedOpp program. MedOpp, which is offered to all pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-optometry and pre-podiatry students at MU, is designed to complement a student’s academic achievements in preparation for application to professional schools. The programing is much more than academic advising. Learn More
Through “Thinking about Color,” students experience the many sides of color. The course, which debuted in Spring 2014, is team-taught by Nancy West, Carsten Strathausen and James Van Dyke, professors from different departments of MU who brought their expertise together for a unique class. Learn More
Wade Dismukes’ experience in research at MU began before the first day of school.
A recipient of the Hughes Research Apprenticeship his freshman year, Dismukes was getting laboratory safety training a week before the rest of the class arrived in Columbia. Learn More
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails.
Explore. Dream. Discover
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