COLUMBIA — In 2000, Christopher Young was between his sophomore and junior years of high school when he came from the rural community of California, Mo., to MU to spend three weeks at the Missouri Scholars Academy, a summer program for academically gifted students.
Missouri Scholars Academy to continue this summer despite budget cuts
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