Alumnus Advises Students Who Want to Study in the USA

Jose Gutierrez first came to Mizzou in 1982 as an international student barely speaking English, yet determined to achieve his American dream. Today, he is president of Wholesale Solutions, a multi-billion dollar business owned by AT&T, an American multinational telecommunications corporation. He also serves as an alumni adviser to Mizzou’s Trulaske College of Business. In…

International student welcome

Orientation Helps New Students Overcome Nervousness About Studying in a New Country

Before the beginning of each semester, Mizzou brings incoming international students together for International Student Welcome orientation. It covers the basics like campus life, transportation, opening bank accounts, choosing a cell phone provider, and so on, however it’s perhaps most importantly about getting to know each other and building relationships that you will carry with…

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…