Coordinator for Geology Coverdell fellows Soren Larsen: “They brought so much to our program … when they come here, they have an energy and a passion to make changes here.”
Graduate student leader Kristofferson Culmer: “It is a temporary solution, and I appreciate that from the university, but the issue of graduate student housing needs a long-term solution.”
Senate Speaker Mark McDaniel: “Once students find value in Senate, people will get more involved. Senate is where freshmen are able to become student leaders.”
Kevin McDonald, interim vice chancellor for inclusion, diversity and equity: “This is bringing the centers under one umbrella … My hope is that this will more systematically create a stronger connection with how social justice centers impact the students
Mizzou welcomes students back to campus for Fall Welcome Week.
A Maneater survey shows MU’s Greek chapters have continued to make their houses more inclusive for all students.
Senate Speaker Mark McDaniel: “A student government that ignores the voices of students should disband immediately.”
Coalition of Graduate Workers co-chair Eric Scott: “Each one of us is not that powerful in comparison to the grand monolith of the university, but when we stand together, when we are united together, we are a power that can shake these columns.”
The Citizenship@Mizzou training, about making the university a more inclusive community, was initiated following racial tensions on campus last fall.
The city will not charge the developer, Catalyst Design Works, to close portions of Elm, Fifth and Sixth streets.