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April 22, 2015
Greek Week blood drive misses goal by almost 200 pints

Greek Week blood drive misses goal by almost 200 pints

By Karlee Renkoski

“We think that the beautiful weather we had last week probably played a factor in our turnout,” steering committee member Courtney Kiley said.

Greek Week drive nets more than 23,500 cans

Greek Week drive nets more than 23,500 cans

By Karlee Renkoski

The MU Greek Community collects cans for the Food Bank of Central Missouri during Greek Week.

Meet the Legion of Black Collegians’ 2015 executive board

By Waverly Colville

There are three juniors, two sophomores and four freshmen on LBC’s 2015 executive cabinet.

April 21, 2015
Float Your Boat to benefit Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri

Float Your Boat to benefit Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri

By Hannah Black

The cardboard boat race, taking place April 25, will raise money and collect food for the fourth year in a row.

April 20, 2015

US Senator Claire McCaskill speaks on higher ed’s ‘dirty little secret’ at inaugural summit

By Dun Li

McCaskill touched on the Sasha Menu Corey case as well as Dorial Green-Beckman’s dismissal from the Mizzou football team during her keynote speech.

April 18, 2015

88th Tap Day Ceremony unveils new members

By Karlee Renkoski

QEBH recognized Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin as an honorary member.

April 14, 2015
Incoming RHA leadership prioritizes expansion of Bike Share Program

Incoming RHA leadership prioritizes expansion of Bike Share Program

By Hailey Stolze

Expansion of the program could include additional locations around campus.

Marni Gable explores and 'invents' own ancestry for MFA show

Marni Gable explores and 'invents' own ancestry for MFA show

By Jared Kaufman

Gable, who was adopted, strives to discover her own heritage and bring together the stories of all humanity through her large clay sculptures.

RHA turns eye to fixing laundry issues

RHA turns eye to fixing laundry issues

By Karlee Renkoski

RHA plans to have a day where ResLife administrators, hall coordinators and other staff members do laundry in the residence halls so they can see the results for themselves.

April 11, 2015

MSA budget passes for fiscal year 2016

By Waverly Colville

The Missouri Students Association’s $1.6 million budget passes while improving the relations with Senate and the executive cabinet.

MSA vice president arrested in connection to an unpaid speeding ticket

By Hailey Stolze and Waverly Colville

“There is a learning curve that comes with the process of becoming an adult,” Smith-Lezama said.

April 9, 2015
Mass Zaching photo taken on Francis Quadrangle

Mass Zaching photo taken on Francis Quadrangle

By Neeti Butala

This year, MU sophomore Zach Newman teamed up with MizzouThon to organize the event.

April 8, 2015

MSA, ASUM-UMKC testify against HB 104

By Dun Li

MSA passed a resolution Wednesday night opposing the passage of House Bill 104.

April 7, 2015
Carrie Duncan digs through history in the Middle East

Carrie Duncan digs through history in the Middle East

By Jared Kaufman

The religious studies professor brings students to Jordan every other year to learn hands-on about archaeology and the Middle East.

Greek Week 2015 strives to surpass last year’s success

Greek Week 2015 strives to surpass last year’s success

By Karlee Renkoski

During last year’s Greek Week, MU fraternities and sororities raised over $70,000.

Mizzou Club Quidditch prepares for World Cup tournament

Mizzou Club Quidditch prepares for World Cup tournament

By Emily Teoh

The U.S. Quidditch World Cup 8 will be held April 11-12 in South Carolina.

MSA senators defend MSA chair pay, Craft Studio

By Waverly Colville

Extra money in the MSA budget will go to smaller organizations and Senate Speaker Kevin Carr pushes for higher chair pay in the 2016 MSA budget.

Resource Center partners with other campus orgs to celebrate LGBT pride

Resource Center partners with other campus orgs to celebrate LGBT pride

By Wendy Hayworth

Throughout the month, students are encouraged to share photos of themselves showing their pride with the hashtag #onwednesdayswewearpride or #wearpridewednesdays.

April 5, 2015
Students, faculty come together to celebrate pride

Students, faculty come together to celebrate pride

By Wendy Hayworth

"Drag is very celebratory of a character and a caricature in its performance whereas transgender is living your everyday life as you truly are," Struby Struble said.

April 3, 2015

MU Remembers honors lives of 12 students

By Stevie Myers

A ceremony was held Friday to honor the lives of students who passed away over the last year.