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Oct. 29, 2014

MSA hosts sexual violence prevention event

By Jack Waddell and Waverly Colville

“Take a Stand” continued MSA’s Enough is Enough campaign.

Oct. 28, 2014
Alumna’s essay on depression goes viral

Alumna’s essay on depression goes viral

By Emma Diltz

Pohle’s story received over 900,000 views online.

Graduate student explores family ‘Threads of Imperfection’

Graduate student explores family ‘Threads of Imperfection’

By Hannah Black

Boudreaux gives “holding on by a thread” a whole new meaning.

MSA slates debate campus safety, advocacy, internal changes

MSA slates debate campus safety, advocacy, internal changes

By George Roberson , Jack Waddell and Waverly Colville

The next MSA debate is scheduled for Nov. 6 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

MSA suggests Tour Team swing through basement

By George Roberson

MSA Senate’s Resolution 54-08 encourages the Office of Visitor Relations to include the basement of the MU Student Center in their campus tours.

RHA chooses five working names for new residence hall

By Rachel Pierret

Congress determined their top five hall names to be Gateway, Carver, Caspian, Justice and Sustainability.

Senior Alexia Robinson to compete for Miss Missouri USA

Senior Alexia Robinson to compete for Miss Missouri USA

By Kennedy Ward

Robinson will be competing for Miss Missouri USA on Nov. 8.

Tigers for Hope fundraise for ‘Love Your Melon’ to fight childhood cancer

By Waverly Colville

Emilie Kempen and her team, Tigers for Hope, raised awareness of Love Your Melon, a charity that gives a hat to a child with cancer with every purchase.

Oct. 27, 2014

BEC hosts first MSA debate

By George Roberson , Jack Waddell and Waverly Colville

Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Dr. Cathy Scroggs, Senate Speaker Benjamin Bolin and RHA President Steven Chaffin moderated the debate.

Oct. 23, 2014

Blood drive earns its stripes

By Hailey Stolze

Missouri students partake in nation’s largest blood drive.

Curtain drops for HoCo concert

By Neeti Butala

After occurring for two years, the Homecoming concert tradition will not continue this year.

MAA to dedicate new Traditions Plaza

By Lydia Birt

Additions to ‘Traditions Plaza’ will honor legacies and promote Mizzou’s future, offering more than just a gathering space to students and Columbia community.

MU honors its founding donors

By Esther Seawell

The university is honoring the descendants of 900 Boone County citizens who helped found the university.

Students set out to 'tame hunger'

Students set out to 'tame hunger'

By Rachel Pierret

Annually, the food bank distributes about 28 million pounds of food to about one third of Missouri, according to their website.

‘The How and the Why’ to open at Corner Playhouse

By Amy Wasowicz

With only two actors, the theatre department’s latest play promises to hit heavy subjects and leave audience thinking.

Oct. 21, 2014
Junior receives top award for original composition, ‘Elysium’

Junior receives top award for original composition, ‘Elysium’

By Lakshna Mehta

Makler began his involvement with music when he started playing the oboe in seventh grade.

MSA slates address sexual assault

By George Roberson , Jack Waddell and Waverly Colville

All three slates expressed a need to use campus resources more effectively when dealing with sexual assaults

Transgender MU student Hayden Kristal to speak at Columbia University

Transgender MU student Hayden Kristal to speak at Columbia University

By Emma Diltz

As a transgender man who is deaf, Kristal is an advocate for the LGBTQ community.

Oct. 17, 2014

Slam poet visits MU as Coming Out Week keynote

By Patrick McKenna

Wirsing’s performance, titled “Katie Wirsing Comes Out,” had no formal direction. Instead, it served as a coffeehouse-style playful conversation with her audience.

Oct. 16, 2014

MU community celebrates coming out

By Elana Williams

The event allowed students to walk through and sign a Coming Out Door, an annual tradition.