This month, we were so proud to present the the MU Staff Council’s Award for Excellence in Alumni Relations to Carrie Collier (MA ’03), senior coordinator at the MU Career Center and past chair of our Griffiths Leadership Society for Women. Here at MAA, we can’t thank Carrie enough for her years of incredible dedication… Read More Volunteer Profile: Carrie Collier
I recently had the pleasure of hosting 18 Tiger alumni and friends on a Tourin’ Tigers river cruise from Amsterdam to Antwerp (and a few other fabulous places along the way). And the best travel companion of all — Flat Truman came along too! 18 Mizzou alumni and friends, 8 days, 3 countries, 1 Flat… Read More I led a Tourin’ Tigers trip to the Netherlands and Belgium, and this is what happened
Say hi to Jessica Vogel, BA BS ’14 👋 A recent alum working in property management, Jessica strengthens MU’s presence in St. Louis through her involvement with the Mizzou in St. Louis MAA chapter. 🐯: Why did you choose to get involved with MAA? Jessica: During my time at Mizzou I was used to being involved and dedicating myself… Read More Volunteer Profile: Jessica Vogel
The next-best thing to seeing it live (which, if you haven’t yet, you can do that here) and the next-next-best thing to living it. Photos by future Mizzou alum and Missouri School of Journalism photojournalism student, Jessi Dodge. For even more Senior Sendoff photos, check out our Flickr gallery.
Meet Jawann Pollard (BA ’09): The president of the Chicago Mizzou Alumni chapter, national academic excellence co-chair of Mizzou Black Alumni Network (MBAN) and coordinator for Chicago MBAN events. When it comes to Tigers who help Make Mizzou Stronger, Jawann is certainly one. 🐯: Why did you choose to get involved with MAA? Jawann: I had… Read More Volunteer Spotlight: Jawann Pollard
If these 6 big wins don’t make you want to put your tiger tail on the car and start a MIZ – ZOU chant, we don’t know what will: 3/8 – Karissa Schwiezer wins NCAA Indoor Track & Field 5K championship, becoming the first two-time female NCAA Champion in Mizzou history. 3/15-16 – Mizzou raises more than… Read More ICYMI, it’s been a great 14 days to be a Missouri Tiger.
From noon on March 15 to noon on March 16, Mizzou hosted its first-ever campus-wide day dedicated to giving, aptly titled Mizzou Giving Day. In terms of support raised, it was an unprecedented day in Mizzou history: If we’re putting a dollar amount on it, the Mizzou Family raised $8.34 million on Mizzou Giving Day. But, if… Read More What Mizzou Giving Day Meant to Mizzou
It’s a special thing when a True Son or Daughter comes home to serve the University of Missouri. In the world of Mizzou men’s basketball and football head coaches, you can count on two hands the number times this has happened: Since 1890, five of Mizzou’s 32 head football coaches have been alumni. Four of our… Read More To Coach Anderson (and all True Sons and Daughters who serve MU)
When we think about “giving” or “donating” to Mizzou, it’s likely that our first thoughts center around money. While gifts of treasure are vital to upholding our University’s high standards as an institution (especially in a reality of shrinking state budgets), there are other ways that our alumni can give to MU to keep Mizzou strong: Mentor a student A great lifelong benefit of attending the University of Missouri is admittance into a very powerful network… Read More 5 No-Cost Ways Alumni Can Give to Mizzou
In early February, MAA launched a social media ambassador program, an initiative to get Mizzou’s story in front of even more eyes. Enter MizzouNet Social Media Ambassadors, an engagement tool powered by a platform called Social Toaster: Learn more about MizzouNet (or, if you know all you need to know, just sign up here). Read… Read More 4 Reasons to Become a MizzouNet Social Media Ambassador