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DASS Division of Applied Social Sciences
Rural Sociology
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2014 Gold Chalk Awards presented to Mary Grigsby of rural sociology Rural sociology grad student receives Community Development Program Award Hunger Atlas

Important Dates

August 25

Fall semester begins

September 1

Labor Day Holiday - no classes

October 29-November 21

Early Registration for Spring 2015


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In the Spotlight

Interdisciplinary Center for Food Security launches new website, foodsecurity.missouri.edu

Hunger Atlas

Increasing Number of Missourians Going Hungry, Study Finds

More News

CAFNR Chalks Up Another Victory
2014 Gold Chalk Awards presented to Mary Grigsby of rural sociology and Mike Smith of animal sciences

Developing Recognition
Rural sociology grad student receives Community Development Program Award

A Hungrier Missouri
Hunger Atlas shows food insecurity continues to worsen

International Awardees
CAFNR team members receive MU International Engagement Awards

Population Shifts
Missouri is steadily moving from a rural to an urban state