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Media Advisory: UM System president to visit Springfield as first stop on statewide tour


WHAT:                 University of Missouri System President Mun Choi will make the first visit of a statewide tour of Missouri in Springfield on Wednesday, April 19th.

WHO:                   Dr. Mun Choi, 24th president in the history of the University of Missouri System, will visit with community and business leaders, former curators, and key alumni and donors during a day-long visit to Missouri’s third largest city.

WHEN:                 Wednesday, April 19, 2017. All events are open to media.

WHERE:               Investor meeting and lunch – Springfield Business Development Corp. (Noon – 1 p.m.)

                            Springfield Chamber of Commerce

                             202 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway


                            Business visit (2-3 p.m.)

                            SRC Electrical

                            2401 E. Sunshine Street


                            Visit with regional staff and supporters  (3:20 – 4:15 p.m.)

                            Springfield Botanical Center/Greene County Office of MU Extension

                            2400 Scenic Avenue


Media is welcome to attend all visits, where there will be opportunities for video, photos and interviews with President Choi.

Reviewed 2017-04-17