Every voice was lifted last night when Oakwood University's The Aeolians and Mizzou's Legion Of Black Collegians Gospel Choir performed in Columbia's Missouri United Methodist Church as part of #BHM2017. Photo by Shane Epping. MizzouDiversity MU - Department of Black Studies
“The opportunities and experiences I’ve had at Mizzou have been the best of my life.”
Kevin Horner, a biological sciences major from Belleville, Illinois, plans to go to medical school after graduation.
On Feb. 11, 1839, 900 citizens of Boone County pledged $117,921 in cash and land and won the bid to locate the new state university in Columbia. This made Mizzou the first public university west of the Mississippi River. Today, Mizzou turns 178!