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
As the Winter 2017 issue of MIZZOU Magazine arrives in mailboxes this week, many alumni will not receive the popular magazine. Earlier this year, the Mizzou Alumni Association (MAA) announced a major circulation change and has worked throughout the fall to communicate the changes to alumni. We’re launching our first member-only issue in three decades, and here’s… Read More Inside the Decision to Change MIZZOU Magazine Circulation
There’s no doubt that our alumni took notice when MU announced our first-day enrollment numbers last month. Naturally, it is concerning that overall enrollment fell by 2,200 students and that our freshman class is the smallest since 2006. Many weren’t surprised, given what occurred on campus last fall. Nonetheless, the enrollment numbers were sobering. Since… Read More The Silver Lining in Mizzou’s Enrollment