MEDIA ADVISORY: MU hosts MAC Scholars Summer Honors Academy (MAC Academy)

June 8, 2023
Contact: Uriah Orland, 573-882-6212,

Fifty academically competitive multicultural Columbia Public Schools scholars entering 10th grade in the fall will participate in the 2023 MAC Scholars Summer Honors Academy.

The 2023 MAC Scholars Honors 10th Grade Summer Academy, a partnership between Columbia Public Schools and the University of Missouri Office of Academic Access and Leadership Development — within the MU Division of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity — is a residential academic and enrichment experience held on the MU campus. The academy offers a campus experience to help high school participants envision themselves as future college students.

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Sunday, June 11, through Wednesday, June 21

University of Missouri
Columbia, Missouri


Media interested in covering the event should contact Uriah Orland at 573-882-6212 or or LaToya Stevens at 573-882-1217 or

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