In today's technology-centered world, student immersion in both STEM and the humanities is vital for success.
All students need to communicate effectively, approach complex problems in creative ways and work in a digital age.
The addition of the Collaboratory, a state-of-the-art research communication hub, will provide students with a hands-on space to combine their knowledge of humanities with technological skills and prepare them for future careers that we can only begin to imagine.
In the Collaboratory, faculty and students will work together using digital tools necessary to create and share knowledge. They will conduct multidisciplinary research that contributes to the campus, the University of Missouri System and national and international research communities.
The 1,150-square-foot space will contain three areas: