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President's Highlights - June 2023

A summer of Discovery

In May, 11,962 Miners, Roos, Tigers and Tritons graduated during commencement ceremonies across our four universities. We look forward to incredible things from the Class of 2023. Throughout the summer, our students, faculty and staff continue to create breakthroughs that impact Missouri and the world. As we conclude one academic year and prepare for another, these stories show how much our community has accomplished.


Spring Commencement 2023

In May, all four UM System universities recognized graduates during Spring 2023 Commencement ceremonies.



UMKC Pharmacy Students Receive Top National Honors

The American Pharmacists Association selected its UMKC student chapter to receive the top national awards for community engagement. The awards acknowledge the combined efforts of students at the UMKC School of Pharmacy’s three campuses in Kansas City, Columbia and Springfield.



Future of Concrete May Start in Ancient Rome

A Missouri S&T researcher is investigating how to mimic the chemistry and composition of ancient Roman concrete while also applying modern technology to make it even better. Get details.



A Feather in MU's Cap

Team members at Mizzou's 125-acre A.L. Gustin Golf Course have been helping protect and fledge Missouri's state bird for nearly three decades. Learn more about their conservation efforts.



UMSL Professor Given 'Honor of a Lifetime'

Theresa Coble, the E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professor of Experiential and Family Education, was one of 15 new members named to the National Park System Advisory Board.

Reviewed 2023-06-28