Diversity


ShareBy: Kiara Stewart | Ryan Chergui  Getting involved in student organizations and volunteering at events is a great way to make lifelong connections and build soft skills. Holding titles within student organizations is also an amazing way build character and make for a standout resume. At UMSL there are over […]

Getting Involved on Campus Helps Students to Succeed!


ShareBy Maya Harter and Katie Basler Hispanic Heritage Month is a recognition and celebration of the histories, contributions, cultures, and influence of Latinx people in America that occurs annually from September 15th to October 15th. UMSL’s LGBTQ+ and Diversity Initiatives partner with various other departments and student organizations to put […]

UMSL Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month




ShareBy Wangui Gathungu, The success of the UMSL Accelerate and EQ Accelerate guided the team to create a “purpose driven accelerator” says Founding Executive Director of UMSL Accelerate Dan Lauer. When discussing the program with the leaders Ameren, Edward Jones, Express Scripts, and private donors, Lauer notes there was zero […]

DEI Accelerator: First of Its Kind at UMSL


ShareBy Brett Wozniak Everybody loves food! New attractions? Always enticing to consumers! So why not have an attraction that features food, food, and more food? The 9 Mile Garden is a “family-focused entertainment district” according to their website, sharing that this will be the first food truck garden in all […]

Forget Eminem and 8-Mile, Catch the New Wave


ShareBy Katelyn Gierer Have you ever wondered who is leading the way in digital marketing? We are going out and finding the best-of-the-best all around the nation to give them the Top 50 Digital Marketing Thought Leaders award. With the help of our Marketing Advisory Board, featuring executives from Purina, […]

February’s Thought Leaders Award



ShareBy Zachary Kozelichki The University of Missouri–St. Louis was once again proud to host the annual Fall Internship and Job Fair. The networking event took place on September 27 inside the Mark Twain building with over 525 UMSL students in attendance. The event itself featured 250 representatives from 119 employers. There […]

Did You Make It To ’19 Career Fair Hosted by ...


ShareBy Kyle Eggering On March 21st, UMSL students, myself included, had a chance to hear from one of the highest achievers to come out of our school. Rebecca Boyer, former CFO of Kelly Mitchell, spoke to students and community members alike in Lee Theater. Kelly Mitchell is a woman-owned technical […]

Rebecca Boyer Leave’s Lasting Impact During Talk