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MEDIA ADVISORY: MU celebrates new pledge from students to Women’s and Children’s Hospital

December 4th, 2018

Story Contact: Cailin Riley, 573-882-4870,

WHAT:           University of Missouri administrators and students will celebrate a substantial pledge made by leaders from MizzouThon, an MU student-led philanthropic organization. The money will help support the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and music therapy programs at the MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital.

WHO:             Speakers include:

  • Alexander Cartwright, MU chancellor
  • Keri Simon, executive director of the Women’s and Children’s Hospital
  • John Pardalos, director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Brittani Langland, executive director of MizzouThon


WHEN:           1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4

WHERE:        Mizzou Student Center, Main floor, Common area

NOTE:            Parking spaces for media will be available in the Hitt Street parking lot adjacent to the Student Center. Please call Cailin Riley of the MU News Bureau at (573) 882-4870 if you have any difficulties.