Each of our programs offers students opportunities to learn more about their field of interest through engaging, hands-on activities.



Exploring Life Sciences Day

Exploring Life Science at MU is an annual scientific conference that is the kick-off event for the Missouri Life Sciences Week. The Exploring Life Sciences conference is designed specifically for Missouri high school students and their teachers.

Magic of Chemistry

The Magic of Chemistry is a hands-on, inquiry-based educational program for junior Girl Scouts that is designed to ignite girls' interest in science.

Project Science

Project Science is a Mizzou student organization designed to promote science literacy for Columbia's underprivileged youth. University of Missouri students began serving a local urban-youth agency in Spring 2005 by assisting with their annual science fair projects. Since then, we have broadened our mission to encompass a greater science curriculum and inspire a deeper interest in science education.

Saturday Morning Science

Saturday Morning Science is a series of one-hour long talks aimed at anyone who has some interest in science. However, no science background is required.

ShowMe Nature GK-12

ShowMe Nature is an NSF funded GK-12 program designed to bring scientific research into elementary school classrooms while enhancing graduate student teaching, communication, and leadership.