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Oct. 21, 2015

Students drape American flag around Thomas Jefferson statue

Posted to On Campus by Allyson Sherwin on Oct. 21, 2015 at 12:50 p.m.

Mizzou College of Republicans chair holder Jasmine Wells was labeled as an “Uncle Tom” after participating in a counter protest Tuesday supporting MU’s statue of Thomas Jefferson. An MU student referred to a photo of Wells beside the statue over Twitter. “And a black girl got the nerve to have ...

Oct. 20, 2015

RHA Residential Living Committee to host event, address laundry concerns

Posted to On Campus by Lauren Wortman on Oct. 20, 2015 at 1:12 a.m.

The Residential Halls Association discussed a variety of issues during the Residential Living Committee weekly committee meeting such as future events and laundry issues. The Residential Living Committee will host a “Residential Rant” at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 11 in the upper level of the Student Center. Residential Living is ...

Oct. 12, 2015

Three slates in the running to take over MSA

Posted to On Campus by Katherine Knott on Oct. 12, 2015 at 1:42 p.m.

Soft campaigning is underway for the 2015 Missouri Students Association presidential race. This year, three slates are running: Haden Gomez//Chris Hanner: They want to “move Mizzou forward.” Read up about them here. You can also stay up to date on their campaign via their social media accounts: Facebook, Twitter and ...

Oct. 8, 2015

CCRC chairman resigns during MSA senate

Posted to On Campus by Emily Gallion on Oct. 8, 2015 at 12:03 a.m.

Syed Ejaz resigned from his position as Campus and Community Relations Committee chairman in the Oct. 7 Missouri Students Association Senate meeting. Ejaz gave a short speech at the end of the meeting encouraging new CCRC members to stay involved. He brought a small plastic Easter egg with him, and ...

Oct. 5, 2015

RHA addresses LBC’s experience with racial discrimination on campus

Posted to On Campus by Lauren Wortman on Oct. 5, 2015 at 8:21 p.m.

Residence Halls Association President Billy Donley visited each committee meeting on Oct. 5 to announce that the executive cabinet released a statement on Twitter addressing the recent racist incident against members of the Legion of Black Collegians Homecoming Court. The statement expresses RHA’s disappointment in the lack of action from ...

Sept. 25, 2015

MSA full senate passes BEC handbook, one resolution

Posted to On Campus by Neeti Butala on Sept. 25, 2015 at 4:57 p.m.

The Missouri Students Association passed one resolution and the Board of Election Commissioners handbook during full senate Sept. 23. Resolution 55-03 advocates for open access to academic research because the cost of articles are increasing and students can’t afford them. Students need access to these in order to complete required ...

Sept. 22, 2015

RHA passes executive budget limit, prepares for MACURH conference

Posted to On Campus by Morgan Jenkins on Sept. 22, 2015 at 9:56 p.m.

The Operations Committee passed three pieces of legislation on Sept. 21: the Revisions of Acts Act, the Budget Act and the Sustainability Leader Bill. A $3,500 limit was also set for the executive budget. Along with the passage of legislation, new executive board members were sworn into office. Members also ...

Sept. 9, 2015

First MSA senate confirms Barnes as new chief of staff

Posted to On Campus by Emily Gallion on Sept. 9, 2015 at 9:19 p.m.

At the Missouri Students Association first senate meeting, the senate officially confirmed new chief of staff Kelcea Barnes. Barnes worked as Interim Chief of Staff over the summer after last year’s Chief of Staff, Cara Hartwig, left for an internship. After tonight she officially holds the title. MSA President Payton ...

April 28, 2015

Wilt and Steward elected RHA Justices

Posted to On Campus by Karlee Renkoski on April 28, 2015 at 6:34 p.m.

Judicial elections took place during the Residence Halls Association’s Congress. Former Speaker of the House Garrett Wilt and Secretary Caitlin Steward were both voted into office. Both candidates thought it best to move to a new capacity and take on a different yet familiar position within RHA. Speaker of the ...

Kappa Kappa Gamma wins overall in Greek Week for the fourth consecutive year

Posted to On Campus by Karlee Renkoski on April 28, 2015 at 6:32 p.m.

April 26 concluded the three-week competition for 2015 Greek Week, where Greek chapters competed in sports, service work and Fling, a skit competition. The Greek community gathered at 8 p.m. at Traditions Plaza where music blared before the announcement of the results. The results stated that the overall pairing winners ...