COVID-19 Time Capsule Sealing Ceremony

COVID-19 Time Capsule Sealing Ceremony
Date and time
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM, January 31, 2022

Join us for the sealing of a time capsule honoring our collective memory of the COVID-19 pandemic! 

President Clif Smart, History Club Co-founder Cole Howerton and graduate student Munia Mustafa will speak about the pandemic in memory, and the capsule will be sealed inside the Ann Kempeter Health Sciences Hall construction to be opened March 13, 2070.

This project was made possible by the Missouri State History Club, MSU Libraries Special Collections and Archives, MSU President's Office, MSU Planning, Design and Construction, the Missouri State Archives, Greene County Archives, Springfield-Greene County Library, Greene County Historical Society, the City of Springfield and the History Museum on the Square.

Event sponsor


Open to public, alumni, current students, faculty, future students, staff