Representatives from Missouri S&T kicked off a new community outreach program Monday, Nov. 28, at the Dent County Extension Council meeting at the Salem Community Center in Salem, Missouri. Representatives of the Extension Council and other community leaders attended the event.
The Missouri S&T program is designed to raise awareness among community leaders of the university’s academic programs, scholarships, pre-college programs, and support services to small businesses and entrepreneurs in the region. Presenting at the Salem event were:
Also attending the event from Missouri S&T were Angelina Billo, industry engagement officer; Andrew Careaga, chief marketing and communications officer; and Melanie Keeney, director of engagement and outreach. Dr. Sarah Hultine Massengale, state extension specialist in community development for University of Missouri Extension, coordinated the meeting as part of the UM System’s engagement and outreach efforts.
Community leaders interested in hosting a visit from Missouri S&T representatives should contact Melanie Keeney by calling 573-341-4786 or emailing email@example.com.
About Missouri University of Science and Technology
Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) is a STEM-focused research university of approximately 7,000 students. Part of the four-campus University of Missouri System and located in Rolla, Missouri, Missouri S&T offers 101 degree programs in 40 areas of study and is among the nation’s top 10 universities for return on investment, according to Business Insider. S&T also is home to the Kummer Institute, made possible by a $300 million gift from Fred and June Kummer. For more information about Missouri S&T, visit www.mst.edu.