First Time in India

The University of Missouri (Mizzou) has been visiting India for years, but this was my first time meeting with students in India who are interested in studying with us. As a representative of Mizzou I visited 25 schools in Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore. I have been blown away by my experience and I…

International Student Perspective: 5 Ways to Have a Meaningful Study Abroad Experience

Yvonne Cheng is a freshman from Singapore. She just completed her first semester at Mizzou in the Pre- Respiratory Therapy Program. Coming from the bustling country of Singapore, the slower-paced life in America’s Midwest was a completely different experience. Through on-campus activities and taking advantage of cultural adjustment programs she was able to meet her academic…

Guest Blogger: How to be Successful (and have fun!) During Your First Semester

Crystaline Poh is studying Respiratory Therapy at the University of Missouri. From Singapore, life in Midwest America has offered her many challenging, but rewarding experiences that she will never forget. From addressing questions all international student have about studying abroad to sharing lessons learned from her first semester, Crystaline shares helpful insights into her university experiences thus far.…

Student Profile: Anurag Chandran Shares His Tiger Pride

We have the great opportunity of featuring Anurag Chandran as a guest blogger. Hailing from Dubai, Anurag journeyed to Mizzou to pursue his dream of becoming a broadcast reporter, focusing on International Relations, Politics, and Foreign Policy. As a freshman studying Journalism and Political Science, Anurag has definitely found his place on campus through Mizzou’s many organizations…

Student Perspective: Mizzou Feels Like Home

Timotius Lagaunne is a 2nd semester Freshman from Palembang, Indonesia. At Mizzou, he is studying Mathematics and Economics with the dream of one day opening his own company. However, his dream does not stop there.  Using the knowledge and experiences he has gained at Mizzou, he hopes to one day open a social institution that…