MarooNation Hibernation: Learn, Play, Participate

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We want to brighten your day during this difficult time. Even though we can't be together, we are committed to staying connected. That's why we've gathered activities for you and the family to enjoy.

Stay up to date as our team works hard to develop virtual gatherings, fun things to do and new ways to stay connected. If you have ideas you'd like us to consider, please email us.

Keep your Missouri State spirit

Our love for the Bear Family doesn't stop, even if we can't be together. Here are some fun Missouri State themed activities:

Virtual tours and museums 

Experience the best museums from around the world in the comfort of your own home. Check out these virtual tours of different museums and specific exhibits. 

Virtual classes

  • Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems! Join Kennedy Center Education Artist-in-Residence at Home for a live daily doodle lesson at 12 p.m. CT. Videos will be available after live on the Kennedy Center YouTube channel. 

  • Join the McHarper Manor weekdays on Facebook for a daily art project tutorial. Art projects will range from watercolor paintings to chalk art to canvas painting and will take place live at 12 p.m. CT. Videos will be available after the live class on the McHarper Manor Facebook page.  

  • Missing group fitness classes or going to the gym? Check out the Planet Fitness Facebook for live-streamed daily workouts several times a day.

  • Is Yoga more your thing? Check out CorePower Yoga to keep up your practice from the comfort of your living room.

Animal webcams 

Lions, tigers and bears, oh my! Just want a cute and cuddly distraction? Check out several different animal live cam options. What's your favorite animal?

More fun things to do

Educational articles

Our faculty does top-notch research. Check out discovery pieces that highlight recent studies:

Coronavirus updates and resources

Our university is working hard to provide information and helpful resources to the students, faculty, staff and community.