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Oct. 15, 2014

Top 10 stories for the week of Oct. 8 - Oct. 14

Posted to The Newsroom by Katie Pohlman on Oct. 15, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.

With the redesign of our website, capturing online readers has become a bigger priority for The Maneater. Every week we post the list of Top 10 stories around the newsroom. Now we've decided to let readers see it for themselves, as well. Use this list to read some of the ...

July 9, 2014

Keeping it fresh

Posted to The Newsroom by Tim Tai on July 9, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.

It’s no surprise that the Web has become the dominant medium for communicating the news. Smartphones and tablets keep our audience connected to our website and social media feeds. And over the past five years, the proportion of readers accessing from mobile devices has risen sharply — from a ...

April 20, 2014

The Maneater 2014 - 2015 Editorial Board

Posted to The Newsroom by Katie Pohlman on April 20, 2014 at 5:08 p.m.

Congratulations to our new editorial board. There were a lot of strong applicants this year and we appreciate all of them for taking the time to apply. Interim Editor-in-Chief: Lauren Rutherford Copy Chief: Scott MacDonald City, State and Nation Editor: Maggie Stanwood University News Editor: Covey Son Student Organizations Editor: ...

April 10, 2014

Staff takes home awards in statewide contest

Posted to The Newsroom by Ted Noelker on April 10, 2014 at 3:56 p.m.

Collegiate publications across the state met on the Truman State University campus in Kirksville on Saturday for the 2014 Missouri College Media Association conference. MCMA annual awards distinctions for writing, photography, design, multimedia and holistic publication. The Maneater competed against publications at Missouri State University, Southeast Missouri State University, UM-Kansas ...

March 11, 2014

Introducing Maneater Long Reads

Posted to The Newsroom by Jack Howland on March 11, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.

Today, the Campus Life section of The Maneater is happy to introduce a new long-form series: Maneater Long Reads Starting with today’s story, “His name is Shane,” The Maneater will publish narrative pieces online about every two weeks with accompanying visuals. The project is something new and exciting for the ...

March 6, 2014

Maneater requests MSA budget

Posted to The Newsroom by Ted Noelker on March 6, 2014 at 4:35 p.m.

The Maneater has submitted a public records request to the UM System custodian of records regarding all documents relating to the Missouri Students Association’s 2014-15 budget proposal. MSA Vice President Kelsey Haberberger submitted the first draft of the budget Feb. 21. The budget has since moved into the MSA Budget ...

Feb. 18, 2014

The Maneater celebrates 59 years

Posted to The Newsroom by Ted Noelker on Feb. 18, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

The Maneater has proclaimed itself the student voice of MU since 1955, but its origins date back to 1926. What was then a modest newspaper called the Missouri Student, its intent to function as an independent student news source was similar to that which The Maneater follows today. In its ...

May 14, 2013

Sophomore student journalist wins $2,500 Maneater Scholarship

Posted to The Newsroom by Ted Noelker on May 14, 2013 at 12:47 p.m.

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Maneater scholarship committee is pleased to announce Molly Duffy, a sophomore journalism major, has been awarded a $2,500 scholarship for her contributions to the University of Missouri’s official student newspaper. This year’s scholarship is the largest the committee has awarded since the scholarship program launched in ...

April 22, 2013

MCMA 2013 award winners announced

Posted to The Newsroom by Kelly Olejnik on April 22, 2013 at 10:56 a.m.

Universities from the state of Missouri took home awards Saturday at the Missouri College Media Association conference. Our staff competed against schools like Washington University, UM—St. Louis, UM—Kansas City, St. Louis University and others. The Maneater took home a total of 14 awards. Congratulations to our winners: News Writing, 2nd ...

April 21, 2013

The Maneater Fall 2013 Editorial Board

Posted to The Newsroom by Ted Noelker on April 21, 2013 at 3:08 p.m.

Please join us in congratulating the following members of 2013-14 editorial board. This year's pool of applicants was extremely competitive, and we would like to thank all who applied. New editors will officially take over following the May 3 issue. Editor-in-Chief — Ted Noelker Managing Editor — Delia Cai Copy ...