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Gov. Greitens nominates Courtney Lauer to fill student representative position

Gov. Greitens nominates Courtney Lauer to fill student representative position

By Kyle LaHucik

If approved by the Missouri Senate Lauer will serve as the student representative on the Board of Curators until January 2018.

Greitens appoints two new curators and student representative to Board of Curators

By Olivia Garrett

In February, more than half of the positions on the UM System Board of Curators were vacant. Greitens filled the remaining vacancies Monday.

July 26, 2017

MU investigating case of possible misappropriation of funds

By Olivia Garrett

MU has announced a new directive regarding the management of external accounts affiliated with student organizations.

July 7, 2017
More layoffs to come with merger between Division of Student Affairs, Division of Operations

More layoffs to come with merger between Division of Student Affairs, Division of Operations

By Jake Chiarelli

Seven administrative positions will be eliminated in a move to create a new “Dean of Students” position, and management of student affairs facilities will pass to the Division of Operations, with more potential layoffs still to come.

June 24, 2017
Choi announces investment in cost-free academic resources

Choi announces investment in cost-free academic resources

By Zia Kelly

The UM System president spoke about Online Educational Resources and AutoAccess online texts at The Mizzou Store Wednesday afternoon.

June 22, 2017
Student charge will be limited this fall

Student charge will be limited this fall

By Jake Chiarelli

Campus Dining Services, MizzouRec and The Mizzou Store are limiting student charge options, and more changes are in the works.

May 28, 2017
Alexander Cartwright announced as MU chancellor

Alexander Cartwright announced as MU chancellor

By Victoria Cheyne

Cartwright will permanently fill the position after Garnett Stokes and Hank Foley served as interim chancellors following R. Bowen Loftin’s resignation in 2015.

May 23, 2017
Alexander Cartwright likely candidate for permanent chancellor position

Alexander Cartwright likely candidate for permanent chancellor position

By Zia Kelly

Cartwright currently serves as the provost and executive vice chancellor at the State University of New York.

May 17, 2017

College of Veterinary Medicine dean Neil Olson steps down for a position at St. George's University

By Zia Kelly

Olson’s resignation will make the College of Veterinary Medicine the fourth MU academic unit without a permanent dean.

May 15, 2017
Fraternal system’s lack of diversity creates a discriminatory environment

Fraternal system’s lack of diversity creates a discriminatory environment

By Elena Cruz

Sophomore Matt Luke: “Diversity in the frats? I don’t know, that's the only thing that's still segregated. Because that's what it is; frats are segregated.”

May 3, 2017

Best Student Achievement: Students vote to pass Enhance Mizzou fee

By Claire Colby

This campaign was run by and for students, and its results will be seen across campus.

Best Student Organization: It’s On Us commits to fighting sexual assault

By Kyle LaHucik

It’s On Us has saved at least one life, and it has brought an issue to the spotlight in an effort to uplift others and prevent future sexual assaults.

Most Influential Students: Missouri’s youngest RNC delegate reflects on being political at an early age

By Jackson Kinkead

Delegate Jeremy Wiggins: “Anyone at any age can really get involved and do some really cool things, especially in Missouri.”

The loudspeaker: How Mark McDaniel put his voice to good use in MSA

By George Roberson

The 48th Senate speaker reflects on democratizing the Missouri Students Association.

Top 5 quotes of the year: Racism, solidarity, empowerment

Top 5 quotes of the year: Racism, solidarity, empowerment

By Anna Sirianni

J’den Cox’s mother Cathy: “To me, bronze feels like gold.”

Top 5 words to summarize this school year

Top 5 words to summarize this school year

By Sam Nelson

The highs and lows included championships, deficits and mumps.

May 4, 2017

Take Back the Night raises money, support for sexual assault survivors

By Claire Colby

Since the 1970s, Take Back the Night has worked to prevent and eliminate sexual violence.

May 2, 2017
Application numbers reflect decreasing international student interest in MU

Application numbers reflect decreasing international student interest in MU

By Olivia Garrett and Sam Forbes

For fall 2016, MU experienced a decrease in enrollment percentages for international students for the first time since 2006.

Curators stall in naming new residence hall after black journalist Lucile Bluford

Curators stall in naming new residence hall after black journalist Lucile Bluford

By Sam Forbes

Bluford, who was repeatedly denied admission to MU because of her race, would be the first black woman on campus to have a residence hall named after her.

Fresh Faces: From being a prolific boxer to a U.S. Navy SEAL, Greitens has done it all

Fresh Faces: From being a prolific boxer to a U.S. Navy SEAL, Greitens has done it all

By Caroline Kealy and Michelle Lumpkins

The new Missouri governor is leaving his mark on MU students and the community.