Meet Missouri Scientist: Abigail Aderonmu

Abigail AderonmuPhD Candidate, Earth & Environmental Science, Social Science ConsortiumUniversity of Missouri – Kansas City, MO Abigail investigates Missouri farmers’ perceptions of climate change and variability in relation to their adoption of adaptation strategies. It examines the similarities and differences in on-farm and off-farm adaptation behavior between farmers who have a perception of climate change … Continue reading Meet Missouri Scientist: Abigail Aderonmu

Engineering grads hopeful for the right careers after graduating during the COVID-19 crisis

COLUMBIA, Mo. (June 12, 2020) - Two University of Missouri (MU) engineering students have graduated and are entering the world preparing to put their hard earned degrees to use.  Finding his home in racing Les Burke of Carbondale, Illinois, came to MU for a change of scenery. It was far enough away from home to … Continue reading Engineering grads hopeful for the right careers after graduating during the COVID-19 crisis

Soon-to-be “PhD” in the middle of a pandemic

COLUMBIA, Mo. (May 29, 2020) - The quarantine has postponed a doctoral defense for a Ph.D. candidate but that hasn’t stopped her from pursuing her career. Mallory Smith has been working towards her Doctor of Philosophy in biochemistry and molecular biology for the past four and a half years at the University of Kansas Medical … Continue reading Soon-to-be “PhD” in the middle of a pandemic