Author: Megan Tyminski

My name is Megan Tyminski. I’m from a smaller suburb of Chicago called Oswego, which is near Aurora, Illinois, where the famous Wayne’s World was filmed. I’m a freshman studying Science and Agricultural Journalism at the University of Missouri; I also plan to minor in Spanish. It is my goal to one day be doing some kind of fieldwork. I have always been passionate about communicating through writing, exploring nature, and meeting new people.

Whether it’s urban or rural, agriculture is hard work

Urban agriculture is a practice that has taken off in recent years as more people make the move towards sustainable living. This yard-to-table mindset has taken concepts from rural agriculture and transformed them to use smaller spaces effectively. One motivation…

Parker’s curiosity about life and cultures informs her role as language partner coordinator

Debbie Parker’s office is filled with trinkets from other cultures around the world. There is a camel tapestry, flowerpots and a miniature boat figurine. All of them are gifts from former students in the Intensive English Program (IEP) at the…

Mizzou Snapchat feed may be coming soon

Mizzou may soon have its own Snapchat feed thanks to the efforts of Garrett Romines, a senator on the student affairs committee of Missouri Students Association (MSA). Snapchat, a popular social media site, recently added new features that include a…