- UM Sytem announces progress toward diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives, Feb 2
- Middleton visits with The Chronicle of Higher Education, Feb 2
- Message to the UM Community, Jan 29
- Spring Semester Welcome, Jan 19
- Distinguished Drum Major for Justice Award, Jan 9
Show Me Value: St. Joseph
President Tim Wolfe made his second stop on the Show Me Value tour March 22 in St. Joseph, Mo. Wolfe visited more than 500 eighth-grade students at four area middle schools: Truman, Bode, Robidoux and Spring Garden. His presentation titled "Find YOUR Path to Success" showcased the value of obtaining a college degree as well as the many career paths that a degree can lead to.
In addition, Wolfe met with education, business and civic leaders to discuss barriers to college attainment and ways higher education leaders can improve college-going rates. He then had a tour of Heartland Health, one of the area's largest employers.
In the News:
St. Joseph News-Press: Preaching a Lesson of Learning
St. Joseph News-Press: UM System President Promotes Higher Ed at St. Joseph Schools
stjoechannel.com: University President Sells 8th Graders on College Attendance
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