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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.

Oct. 15, 2014

11th annual Hate Wall addresses negative stereotypes on campus

By Wendy Hayworth

The Hate Wall has moved locations from The Shack to the MU Student Center

Former South African judge speaks of equality, justice

By Zachary Helland

Sachs was appointed to the Constitutional Court of South Africa by Nelson Mandela.

Oct. 14, 2014

Classical guitar students get their own study abroad trip with ‘Red Socks’

By Marilyn Haigh

The two-week program will take place in and around Chartres, France.

‘Enough is Enough’ campaign enters second phase

By Jack Waddell

Students who take the pledge agree to ‘recognize, educate and intervene.’

Future-focused messaging app Incubate debuts on campus

By George Roberson

A new messaging app allows users to send messages up to 25 years into the future.

QPOC hosts self-love discussion for Coming Out Week

By Lily Oppenheimer

When asked about stereotypes, everyone in the discussion was eager to speak out.

TAPP, ASUM register 700 students for midterm election

By Jared Kaufman and John Herrick | Updated Oct. 16, 2014 at 5:34 p.m.

With voter registration now over, TAPP and ASUM turn their efforts to educating the campus about the election and contemporary political issues.

Three slates running in 2014 MSA presidential election

Three slates running in 2014 MSA presidential election

By George Roberson , Jack Waddell and Waverly Colville

Two junior slates and one sophomore slate are running this year.

Oct. 12, 2014

Asian American Association discusses mental health challenges

By Jack Miller

Some students said they felt that the MU administration needs to do more regarding mental health.

Oct. 9, 2014

Zombies vs Humans sweeps across campus

By Matt Horn

The game that separates the living from the dead still brings students together.

Oct. 8, 2014
Maneater Long Read: But you don't look sick

Maneater Long Read: But you don't look sick

By Natalia Alamdari

Chronic illnesses often leave students feeling alone, something senior Farah El-Jayyousi hopes to change with her new club Chronically Awesome.

MU4MikeBrown holds rally against 'unjust killings of black bodies'

MU4MikeBrown holds rally against 'unjust killings of black bodies'

By Bruno Vernaschi

Students gathered to protest at Speakers Circle on Wednesday afternoon, with visual representations of the dead, as well as pro-equal rights poems recited.

Oct. 7, 2014

Bacteria may be key to cancer treatment

By Grace Rogers

Cancer may be controllable with a compound secreted by bacterial communication systems, according to a new MU study.

English professor Šukys writes ‘dialogues with the dead’

English professor Šukys writes ‘dialogues with the dead’

By Taylor Ysteboe

By writing and traveling, professor and writer Julija Šukys seeks to connect the past with the present.

Kwon appointed as Social Justice Committee chairwoman

By Waverly Colville

As the new Social Justice Committee chairwoman, Kwon said she hopes to strengthen the relationships among the social justice community on campus.

MSA takes stance on city bus ordinance

By Waverly Colville | Updated Oct. 8, 2014 at 10:16 a.m.

Next week, at the request of Ward, all parties involved will have a meeting to create a university-wide stance.

MUNCH fights obesity

By Grace Rogers

MUNCH aims to research obesity and educate even the smallest “MUNCHkins” about nutrition.

RHA hosts third annual Paint it Pink Week

RHA hosts third annual Paint it Pink Week

By Neeti Butala

New events added this year are a “plate smash” and a tailgate.