MoRISE logoFeb. 28, 2020—Missouri Western State University will host a networking and employment event for STEM professionals and students from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3 in the Fulkerson Center. MO-RISE, the Missouri Regional Industrial Science and Engineering event, is free. Participants can register at

The event will start with a social time at 5:30, followed by welcome and introductions. At 6 p.m., panel discussion breakout sessions will feature regional employers of scientists and engineers. The event will conclude with networking time from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

MO-RISE 2020 is hosted by Missouri Western State University and the Innovation Stockyard.

For more information, contact Dr. Mike Ducey in the Department of Chemistry, 816-271-4391 or

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