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Finding the Perfect Fit

Agriculture degree program has allowed Ellen Phillips to pursue her passions

In high school, Ellen Phillips gained an appreciation for law and policy through the local YMCA’s youth and government program. While Phillips originally thought a career in criminal justice was in her future, when she decided on attending the University of Missouri she veered toward another of her passions – agriculture. Phillips, who grew up in Mexico, Mo., was active…