Hayley Parker of Leachville Selected as a Peer Mentor at Missouri Baptist University

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

ST. LOUIS, MO - Hayley Parker has been selected as a peer mentor for first-year students at Missouri Baptist University this fall. Parker is a sophomore from Leachville, who is majoring in exercise science.

Peer mentors play an important part in helping first-year students transition into college. In addition to offering encouragement and guidance, mentors co-facilitate small group sessions of 20-22 students as part of Collegiate Seminar, MBU's first-year orientation class. Mentors are chosen each year after a selective application and interview process.

Missouri Baptist University is a Christ-centered university located in Saint Louis. MBU offers more than 40 undergraduate degrees; graduate degrees in education, business, religion, health and sport sciences, and criminal justice; and two doctoral programs. In addition to its 66-acre West St. Louis County campus, MBU offers degree programs at 10 regional learning centers throughout Saint Louis, in Southern Illinois and online.

For more information, go to www.mobap.edu or call 1-877-434-1115.

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