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Summer Bridge Scholar Spotlight: N'ya Fritz

Throughout the Summer Bridge Program we will be highlighting our Peer Coordinators and our incoming freshman scholars.

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Summer Bridge Scholar Spotlight: Allison Jackson

This is the first installation of our Summer Bridge Scholar Spotlight featuring Allison Jackson. Throughout the Summer we will be highlighting our Peer Coordinators and our incoming freshman scholars.

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Student Reminder: June 5th Deadline for S/U Grading Option

Spring 2020 Academic Policy Changes Satisfactory – Unsatisfactory (S/U) Grading Students: use this form to change your grading option As we address the extraordinary conditions of the COVID-19 pandemic, all undergraduate students enrolled in MU courses (including online and self-paced)…

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CASE Summer Bridge 2020

The Center for Academic Success & Excellence will continue to support students during their transition into Mizzou even during these turbulent times. This summer, the group of Summer Bridge Scholars will focus on multiple developmental areas for success. The Scholars…

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MU Graduate Stays Hopeful After COVID-19 Takes Away Her “Golden Ticket” 

MU Graduating J-School Student and CASE Scholar Sania White-Hunt, poses for a photo on Mizzou’s campus in Columbia, Missouri. “I still work for ESPN, just not in June.” MU graduating senior and CASE Brooks Scholar Sania White-Hunt earned what she…

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CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight: Anastasia Redmond

This is the fifth and final installment of our “CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight” featuring Anastasia Redmond:  CASE Diversity Scholar and MU graduating senior Anastasia Redmond is ready for the future. Although COVID-19 has derailed plans of a commencement ceremony,…

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CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight: Ashana Starr

This is the fourth of five installments of our “CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight” featuring Ashana Starr: She did it! MU senior graduate Ashana Starr has overcome many obstacles. Her journey towards success is nowhere close to normal. In 2015 Starr…

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CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight: Autumn Black

This is the third of five installments of our “CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight” featuring Autumn Black: MU’s class of 2020 holds many outstanding graduates including our very own CASE Marketing Intern, Autumn Black. She has done exceptionally well throughout her…

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CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight: Thomas Cater III

This is the second of five installments of our “CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight” featuring Thomas Cater III: CASE Brooks Scholar and 2020 MU senior graduate Thomas Cater III is ready for the next chapter of his life. Though COVID-19 has…

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CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight: Nicole Kirkland

This is the first of five installments of our “CASE Scholar Senior Spotlight” featuring Nicole Kirkland: Arizona native and CASE Diversity Scholar Nicole Kirkland is one of many MU seniors in the class of 2020 graduating this May. Although she…

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COVID-19 Update: MU Has Received Federal CARES Act Student Emergency Funds

On behalf of the Center for Academic Success & Excellence (CASE), our staff would like to share information that we have received from the Office of Financial Aid. Emergency financial aid grants are available to students to assist with covering expenses that may…

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Born to Lead

MU Junior, CASE Scholar and Co-President of the Association of Latin American Students Eli Brown, poses for a photo near The Columns on Mizzou’s campus in Columbia, Missouri. Many are familiar with his friendly greetings, encouraging words and sound advice…

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CASE Staff Adapts to Changes Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

CASE Student Service Coordinator Justin Light with student during the 2019 Summer Bridge Program in Columbia, Missouri. When people care about something, you can hear it in their voice. If you were to speak to Justin Light or Devara Brock about…

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Summer Bridge Update

The Center for Academic Success & Excellence has worked for decades to provide students with opportunities for growth and meaningful relationships. Nearly 1,000 students have participated in our summer programming since our first group in 1994. Due to the current…

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Virtual Learning, Virtual Care: How CASE Supports Students During COVID-19 Closure

As a sophomore, Jayson Donaldson had grown accustomed to campus life at Mizzou. Passing through the elegant silhouette of Memorial Union and walking by the sturdy limestone Columns became part of his daily routine. Donaldson, a psychology major, had been…