morise logoMarch 9, 2023–Students and alumni of STEM programs at Missouri Western State University will have an opportunity to network with employers at MO-RISE, the annual Missouri Regional Industrial Science and Engineering Networking and Employment Event, at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 14 in the Fulkerson Center.

The event will begin with a social time at 5:30. At 6, the program will start with welcoming remarks and roundtable discussion sessions featuring regional employers of graduates in science, technology, engineering and math fields. The event will conclude with networking time from 6:45 to 8 p.m. 

The event is free for students, alumni, employers and graduate school recruiters, with paid sponsorship opportunities for employers. 

For more information, visit the MO-RISE website at, or contact Dr. Michael Ducey, vice provost and director of the Griffon Office of Applied Learning, at (816) 271-4391 or

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