Public Affairs

The Ethical Citizen: Can You Make a Difference?

The 2014-15 public affairs theme explores what it means to be an ethical citizen, from its concepts and practices to its implications for society.

Seven signature events that inspire Missouri State to lead ethically, learn culturally and engage communally.

Students leaving student convocationNew Student Convocation

Aug. 17, 2014

Welcome the freshman class to campus and kick off the year's public affairs theme.

The avenue of flags is erected for Public Affairs WeekPublic Affairs Week

Sept. 15-19, 2014

Expand your understanding of the public affairs theme during this student-organized week of activities.

A speaker addresses a large group of peoplePublic Affairs Conference

April 14-17, 2015

Explore what it means to be an ethical citizen through keynotes, panel discussions and special events.


Public affairs updates

  • Over 700 pairs of shoes brought to the truck today! Long way to go! Keep them coming! @ClifSmart @missouristate #CitizenBear
    7 hours ago • 3 retweets • Public Affairs Twitter
  • Thanks to Res Life and Temple Hall for ...
    Thanks to Res Life and Temple Hall for bringing in 363 shoes in the last 30 minutes today! Grand total just today was over 700 shoes. Thanks and we'll see you again on Wednesday at 1pm! #CitizenBear
    9 hours ago • 5 people like this • Public Affairs Facebook
  • Residence Life just brought over 263 pairs of shoes! Keep them coming! @ClifSmart #CitizenBear
    9 hours agoPublic Affairs Twitter
  • Total of 342 shoes donated today. There is ...
    Total of 342 shoes donated today. There is still 30 minutes to bring in your shoes to our great volunteers outside the PSU! #CitizenBear
    10 hours ago • 3 people like this • Public Affairs Facebook
  • Lonely pair of shoes? Let them join the others @MoStatePA shoe drive! Trailer open @MSU_PSU til 3:30pm #CitizenBear ow.ly/i/7hCuv
    12 hours ago • 1 retweet • Public Affairs Twitter
  • If students, faculty and staff could donate ...
    If students, faculty and staff could donate just 1 pair of shoes this week, we will meet our goal and could win the inter-collegiate Golden Boot award! Your lonely pair of shoes CAN make a difference in the world! Most all buildings have a blue donation box or stop by the main collection trailer today, Wed or ...
    13 hours ago • 3 people like this • Public Affairs Facebook
  • Last week for @MoStatePA to meet Stomp Out Hunger goal! Donate 1 pair of shoes at any campus location ow.ly/D2nHo #CitizenBear
    15 hours ago • 2 retweets • Public Affairs Twitter

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