Penny Stamps

MU Honors College Mourns the Passing of Penny Stamps

It is with sadness that we note the passing, yesterday (December 13, 2018) of Penny Stamps, one of the namesakes and benefactors of the Stamps Scholars program, which MU has been associated with since 2016.

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Dr. Offit lecture

Dr. Offit Lecture

Offit, the Director of the Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, as well as a member of the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, spent three days on campus giving lectures, brown bag seminars, and classroom visits, for students and faculty across the campus.

Dr. Paul Offit

Communicate Science or Die Trying: Dr. Paul Offit to speak at MU

Dr. Offit will be visiting MU on November 29 as the 2018 Cherng Distinguished Visiting Scholar.

Lowry Hall

Returning Home for the Holidays: Helpful Tips

As our two holiday breaks are quickly approaching, students across campus are getting ready to return home.

Sarah Kammeyer

Honors College Welcomes New Staff Member

This October, the Honors College welcomed its newest staff member, Sarah Kammeyer. She joins the Honors College as the new Assistant to the Director and the general office manager, and will have extensive interaction with students, faculty, and staff across campus.

Missouri Made 2018 sign

Missouri Day 2018

The phrase “Made in the USA” has been an important branding and manufacturing marker for several decades. One Mizzou Honors student, Reagan Myers, hopes that “Made in Missouri” will gain similar acceptance.


All things geeky

Geek Week is a week-long celebration of all things “geeky” and is open to all students. Events from this year’s Geek Week included game night, movie screenings, trivia night, faculty-led discussion and much more.

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Stamps Scholars Blog

Jessica Blake - August & September 2018

Wow! It is so hard to believe that it has already been eight weeks, but I am so happy to be settling in at Mizzou. The first half of the semester has been so full of activities and has gone…

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Molly McDermott - August & September 2018

The first month of my freshman year has flown by! After move-in day, which was busy but very exciting, Welcome Week kick started my time here at Mizzou. All of the activities during the week, including a free concert, midnight…

2018 Stamps Scholars

Delanie Vinzant - August & September 2018

Hello everyone! The first few weeks of college have been intense, but I am so lucky to have an amazing network of Stamps Scholars and Honors College faculty to help guide me through my journey. I already know that applying…

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