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MEDIA ADVISORY: MU to make major gift announcement

August 23rd, 2019

Story Contact: Sheena Rice, 573-882-8353,


University of Missouri officials will announce a major gift to the College of Arts and Science. This gift will bolster professional development programs for physics and astronomy graduate and undergraduate students.


  • Alexander N. Cartwright, MU chancellor
  • Patricia Okker, dean of the College of Arts and Science
  • Sashi Satpahty, Curators’ Professor and chair of physics and astronomy department
  • Donor


10 a.m.

Friday, August 23

Physics Building, Room 223A