Thumbs Up for Bear POWER

Jun 18, 2019

Bear POWER students and ambassadors with Kim Roam, MSU faculty advisor for Bear POWER ambassadors (seated, third from right) and Dr. Kathy Nordyke, MSU director of citizenship and service-learning (standing, far right).

This past January, the first batch of eight Bear POWER students began their education at Missouri State University.

Bear POWER is a two-year, five-semester inclusive college program for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Kim Roam, MSU faculty advisor for Bear POWER ambassadors, Natalie Olson, MSU Bear POWER ambassador and Susie Dains, MSU Bear POWER student, talk about the program and how it’s going so far.

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To find out more about Bear POWER, visit this website.