Public Affairs

Students listening to the author at a book signing session.
Ethical Leadership | Cultural Competence | Community Engagement

Public Affairs...using your skills to make a positive impact on the world around you.


Public Affairs programming is offered for MSU students, the campus community and the public to explore and open dialogue on how to lead ethically, contribute to community and respect multiple perspectives and cultures.


Public Affairs Signature Events

Conference attendees sitting and listening.

September 20-22, 2022. Join the conversation as facets of the theme, From Words to Deeds, are explored at the 19th annual Public Affairs Conference.

Group of people listening to a presenter on stage.

2023 speaker to be announced.  Thank you to our 2022 speaker, Shaun Tomson, author, writer, producer and world surfing champion.

Student holding a Bear head flag among a large group of students.

August 21, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Great Southern Bank Arena.

Evening view of Citizen Scholar statue backlit by Strong Hall.

Honor Missouri citizens who have bettered the lives of others.

Country flags on display in the Strong Hall atrium.

Learn diversity best practices from top professionals.



Upcoming events

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