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Letter From The President

Mun Y. Choi

University of Missouri President

We are Missouri’s flagship, land-grant university. Mizzou’s faculty, students and staff share a bold mission of research excellence, innovative teaching and meaningful engagement. Our community is driven to deliver groundbreaking solutions that support Missourians and make our nation and world a better place.

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Towards a stronger Mizzou

At the beginning of this semester, I encouraged Tigers to embrace the many backgrounds and perspectives found on our vibrant campus. As an institution, we must foster mutual respect and create an environment for the exchange of ideas central to an academic community.

President’s Distinguished Lecture Series

Dr. Sethuraman Panchanathan, Director of the National Science Foundation, is the inaugural speaker of the President’s Distinguished Lecture series.

Celebrating our graduates and honorary degree recipients

Congratulations to the more than 6,000 Mizzou students who graduated last weekend. Among the celebrations and commencement ceremonies, we also recognized two distinguished alumni who were conferred honorary doctoral degrees.


MizzouForward is the boldest investment in our history. This transformational effort will take place over 10 years and includes investments in developing and rewarding our high-performing faculty and staff, recruiting faculty with exceptional research backgrounds, new and renovated spaces and instrumentation for research and more. Read about the efforts in our three areas of focus: faculty excellence, infrastructure growth and student success.

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