Check out the activities associated with the Truman MoLSAMP Scholars program! To learn more, or to become a MoLSAMP scholar, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 660-785-7252 to speak with Ryan Miller, our Academic Advisor for the STEP Office.
Seminar Calendar – coming soon!
Fall 2017 – The program hired a full-time academic advisor for MoLSAMP scholars in October 2017. Recruitment of interested and eligible participants began. Fifteen scholars were recruited through May 2018. Ten academic trainers were recruited to assist scholars with Spring 2018 coursework.
Spring 2018 – Eight MoLSAMP scholars applied for more than seventeen funded summer research opportunities through MoLSAMP, NSF, Truman or Ronald E. McNair programs. Nine MoLSAMP scholars attended the first MoLSAMP Undergraduate Research Symposium in St. Louis, Missouri from March 23-24. Devin Hudson, junior Computer Science major, presented his Summer 2017 research from the University of Missouri – Columbia at the MoLSAMP Research Symposium. More than 100 hours of academic training services were utilized by participating scholars.
Summer 2018 – Six MoLSAMP scholars participated in summer research experiences at Truman State University, the University of Missouri – Columbia, and Washington University in St. Louis. Two participated in two funded research opportunities each! Connections were made with nineteen incoming freshmen STEM majors interested in joining MoLSAMP in Fall 2018.