Author: Jacob Fenwick

Mizzou had always been my dream school growing-up. Now it seems surreal to actually be a freshman at the University. I grew up in Bonne Terre, Missouri; a small mining town located about an hour south of St. Louis. My graduating class consisted of fewer than 200 students so it is very exciting getting to meet all the new people here. Throughout high school, I sang in the school chamber and concert choirs, held an above 4.0 GPA, and helped the community through Student Council activities. I plan to major in animal sciences with a minor in captive wild animal management and possibly pre-journalism. I look forward to working for Corner Post to captivate my audience and help start up my writing career.

Oregon native puts skills learned from Peace Corps and outdoor challenges to use as a geography graduate TA

Just north of the California border is the town of Klamath Falls, Oregon, where University of Missouri graduate student Bradford Hanson spent his childhood growing-up.  “Klamath Falls had about 20,000 people,” Hanson said, “so it’s a bit of a shock…

Grizzly bears feeling at home in new exhibit at St. Louis Zoo

The St. Louis Zoo opened a new exhibit September introducing two new grizzly bears to the park. Grizzly Ridge is a state-of-the-art exhibit located where the original bear grottos were from earlier years. It houses two grizzly bears, they are…