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Sept. 26, 2014

Meet the Presidents day encourages students to get involved

By Jessica Karins

Attendance was sparse, due to a “disappointing” last-minute move of the event’s location

Sept. 23, 2014
‘Challah for Hunger’ raises money for local food bank

‘Challah for Hunger’ raises money for local food bank

By Rachel Phillips

For every dollar, the food bank can purchase 15 pounds of food, which is equal to 11 meals, according to its website.

Freshman Riley de León inspires others through writing

Freshman Riley de León inspires others through writing

By Emma Diltz

Riley de León always published his book, “Life’s Not Always Written in Times New Roman: The Untold Stories of People Like You,” his senior year of high school.

Graduate student’s app, WillCall, acquired by Ticketfly

Graduate student’s app, WillCall, acquired by Ticketfly

By Ann Marion

WillCall began as a side project while White worked for Coca-Cola in Seattle, Washington.

Hot dog carts offer more than just a quick meal

By Stevie Myers

Both owners agree that their favorite part of their job is connecting with students.

New BEC handbook promotes competition, creativity

By Waverly Colville

The Board of Elections Commissioners are prepared to oversee a fair election while promoting more freedom for each slate.

Sixth annual 23:59 Play Festival comes alive with ‘Sex and Death’ theme

By Taylor Ysteboe

Six playwrights race the clock to write a play in less than a day for the 23:59 Play Festival

Sept. 18, 2014
Dr. Jane Goodall speaks of hope

Dr. Jane Goodall speaks of hope

By Emma Diltz

Goodall has been studying chimpanzees since the 1960s.

Sept. 16, 2014
Kate Hargis hired as MSA deputy chief of staff

Kate Hargis hired as MSA deputy chief of staff

By Waverly Colville | Updated Sept. 17, 2014 at 10:32 a.m.

Hargis said she is ready to help out MSA Cabinet and connect the campus.

Missouri Mule Club promotes College of Veterinary Medicine

Missouri Mule Club promotes College of Veterinary Medicine

By Taylor Blatchford

Tim and Terry are the third team of mules since the club was founded in 1984.

MU researchers search for better waste disposal method

By Grace Rogers

MU researchers will continue digging through garbage in search of a better disposal method this semester due to a $82,000 grant from Mizzou Advantage.

Religious studies professor Rabia Gregory documents kindness

Religious studies professor Rabia Gregory documents kindness

By Emma Diltz

The Tumblr blog, Academic Kindness, has been managed by Gregory for nearly a year.

Safety Walk reveals accessibility issues

By Rachel Pierret

Participants found falsely marked accessibility doors and broken manhole covers.

Sept. 12, 2014

Patriot Day Barbecue honors armed forces

By Logan Mainord

The annual barbecue on the Francis Quadrangle has been held for the last three years.

Sept. 11, 2014

2014 Fall Fest hosts dozens of orgs, local businesses

By Mica Soellner

Fall Fest was held in the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center this year.

MU talks suicide prevention

By Jacob Kornhauser

Dave Romano of Active Minds spoke at MU Wednesday night to discuss the stigmas associated with mental illness in young men.

Student organizations respond to events in Ferguson

By Patrick McKenna

MU organizations like the Legion of Black Collegians and Queer People of Color have been involved in MU4MikeBrown, an advocacy group created in response to the fatal shooting of the Ferguson teen.

Sept. 9, 2014

‘Legendary’ Dr. Jane Goodall to speak at Mizzou Arena

By Elana Williams

The world-renowned scientist and advocate will speak as a guest lecturer Sept. 17.

Marty Steffens receives Distinguished Alumni Award from Indiana University

By Stevie Myers

Steffens, who earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana in 1978, is one of six journalism alumni to receive the award this year.

MSA joins COMO Connect system revamp

By Jack Waddell

COMO Connect will now pick up and drop off students in front of the Student Center and in Greek Town.