May 2021 News

Senior Spotlight: Marissa Johnson

The American health care system can be a controversial and complex topic. For MU graduating senior Marissa Johnson, it’s the complexities of the system that caught her attention. According to the National Academy of…

Director’s Corner: We Made It!

CASE scholars and supporters, We have arrived at the end of one of the most challenging academic years in recent history. As we all attend the virtual, drive-by and in-person graduation celebrations (as well as our CASE Salute to Excellence), we are reminded why the work we do in CASE is so important for your…

Senior Spotlight: DeMario Malone

After four years of undergraduate schooling, many students are ready to leave academics behind and start their careers. Graduating senior DeMario Malone is up for a different challenge. Soon, Malone will be moving from Missouri to Pennsylvania to attend Temple University School of Medicine. Graduating Senior and Suggs scholar DeMario Malone…

Senior Spotlight: Justine Durham

Since her freshman year, MU senior and CASE Scholar Justine Durham has let her passions and goals guide her work and involvement. The experience she has gained as coordinator of the Diversity and Inclusion team at the MU Career Center, a former member of Women of Color, Honor and Ambition (WOCHA), TRIO and other programs,…

Senior Spotlight: Gabriel Martin Sasamoto

The most important parts of Gabriel Martin Sasamoto’s college experience won’t appear on his diploma or transcript. His biochemistry degree and chemistry minor are underscored by personal growth and volunteer work to benefit his community. MU Graduating Senior and CASE Scholar Gabriel Martin Sasamoto smiles for a photo on MU's campus.…