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2019 Top 5% College Factual Ranking

MU HES Ranked #4 Nationally of 138 Colleges and Schools in Family, Consumer and Human Sciences.

Samantha Marre and Sara Graho

M-I-Z + HES = IMPACT! A College of Excellence and Engagement Discovering and Delivering SOLUTIONS to Real-World Problems.



HES Homecoming Pizza Party
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tiger Terrace, Memorial Union


HES Research Socials: Rural Societies
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tiger Bistro, Reynolds Alumni Center


SSW Annual Fall Conference
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Shelter Insurance Training Center

BOAST of the week:

The Beth Dunlap Award

Dr. Jean Parsons, Professor in the Department of Textile and Apparel Management, is the 2018 recipient of the Beth Dunlap Award. The Beth Dunlap Award is offered to a person who has made contributions worthy of the highest commendation and the achievements will have continued importance. Qualifications for nomination include: governance involvement, scholarly contribution, long term regional support and/or service as a mentor. Beth Dunlap was one of the founding members of the Midwestern Region. A fashion illustrator and artist, she passed away in 2009. Dr. Parsons has been with MU since 2011 and is the past president of the Midwestern Region of the Costume Society of America.

Dr. Parsons accepting award


...The MU Department of Textile and Apparel Management is ranked #6 Textile and Apparel Studies program in the nation (2018 rankings by College Factual)