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February

14

2014

MU Extension Connections

UM System President Tim Wolfe joined MU Extension officials and community leaders at a forum in Marshall on February 14 that focused on how extension benefits Missouri communities, and how it can even better connect with citizens in the future. The event was the first of a statewide “Extension Connections” initiative, occurring in what is the 100th anniversary year of the establishment of MU Extension, whose aim is to bring similar town hall forums to counties across the state over the next year.

December

4

2013

Show Me Value: California

Show Me Value: California
“There is no greater investment you can make in yourself than higher education,” President Wolfe said to more than 200 seventh- and eighth-grade students at California Middle School on December 4.

October

30

2013

Show Me Value: Jackson, Cape Girardeau

Show Me Value: Jackson, Cape Girardeau
President Wolfe shared the value of education with more than 750 students at Jackson Junior High on October 30 as he continues his Show Me Value tour.

October

18

2013

United Way Day of Caring

United Way Day of Caring
Thanks to all those who volunteered at the Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri! Collectively, 77 volunteers processed 1,017 shaving kits, and 8,801 servings of cereal for the Buddy Pack program.

October

2

2013

Show Me Value: Webb City, Joplin

Show Me Value: Webb City, Joplin
President Wolfe continued his Show Me Value tour with visits in Webb City and Joplin on October 2. Wolfe spoke to more than 600 students at Webb City Junior High to promote the lifelong value of education. To address workforce needs, Wolfe visited with the leadership of EaglePitcher Technologies, an industry leader in integrated power solutions.

September

26

2013

President Wolfe Discusses UM System’s Rural Outreach

President Wolfe Discusses UM System’s Rural Outreach
President Wolfe recently spoke with Brownfield Ag News to discuss the university's outreach in rural Missouri. According to Wolfe, the UM System plays an important role in addressing critical needs of the state.

August

21

2013

The Intersection of Business and Health Care

UM System President Tim Wolfe presented “The Intersection of Business and Health Care: How Lessons from the Outside World Can Improve Lives” on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Lester R. Bryant Auditorium.

August

15

2013

2013 Missouri State Fair

2013 Missouri State Fair
As home to the Missouri State Fair, Sedalia, Mo., welcomes hundreds-of-thousands of visitors to its city each August. This year, UM System President Tim Wolfe visited the fair on Governor's, Legislator's and Judge's Day which included the Governor's Ham Breakfast.

August

6

2013

Hands-on Learning at the MU School of Health Professions

Hands-on Learning at the MU School of Health Professions
The MU School of Health Professions is the UM System’s only school of health professions and the state’s only public allied health program located on a health sciences campus. On Tuesday, August 6, UM System President Tim Wolfe toured the school with Dean Kristofer Hagglund.

August

6

2013

Fire and Rescue Training Institute

Fire and Rescue Training Institute
University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe visited MU Extension’s Fire and Rescue Training Institute (MU FRTI) and the Law Enforcement Training Institute (LETI) today for a briefing on emergency first responder training.
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