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Nov. 19, 2015

Haden Gomez and Chris Hanner win MSA presidential election

By Emily Gallion and Neeti Butala | Updated Nov. 21, 2015 at 8:02 p.m.

Gomez/Hanner won with 46 percent of the student vote.

Nov. 18, 2015

MSA full senate votes to postpone the presidential election results 24 hours

By Waverly Colville

This delay only affects the MSA presidential elections, not the library fee announcement.

MU students fail library fee

By Lauren Wortman

After months of controversy, students decided that funding the library should not be entirely their responsibility.

Senator petitions for BEC chairwoman’s impeachment at emergency MSA Senate

By Emily Gallion

Henderson’s performance came under question earlier in the semester when her delayed production of the handbook forced Senate to pass it in one Senate meeting instead of two.

Nov. 17, 2015

Canadian-Israeli journalist comments on Israeli-Palestinian conflict

By Ann Marion

David Sheen’s relatives fled the Holocaust and now he says that Jews are committing similar crimes against African refugees.

MU students, faculty and community members join in candlelight vigils to honor Paris attack victims

MU students, faculty and community members join in candlelight vigils to honor Paris attack victims

By Alyssa Bessasparis and Waverly Colville

“We are brought together to share our humanity and compassion which there is no limit to unless we put it there ourselves,” Interim Vice Chancellor for Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Chuck Henson said.

Two MSA slates receive major infractions during presidential election

By Waverly Colville

Ejaz/Parrie and Gomez/Hanner are not allowed to campaign for the rest of the election.

Young Americans For Liberty Organize ‘Free Speech Wall’ for students

By Niamh Cremin

“The best way to counter what you think is bad speech is with more good speech,” said YAL President Ian Paris

Nov. 16, 2015

IFC peer education seeks to prevent sexual violence, break down societal expectations for men

By Tess Vrbin

IFC VP of Programming Nick Danter said he saw the chapter members become willing to have frank, open discussions.

McFarland/Segers change stance on library fee to against because of treatment from administration

By Allyson Vasilopulos

Their opinion conflicts with MSA Senate, which passed a resolution endorsing the fee.

Stache Dash 5k raises awareness for prostate cancer

By Alyssa Bessasparis

First place finisher and graduate student Evan Culbert won the race after completing the 3.1 mile course in 14 minutes and 58 seconds.

Students discuss their experiences with racism at session with Griffiths Leadership Society

By Jennifer Prohov

They explained encounters with racism at MU, the origins of the Concerned Student 1950 movement, and problematic behavior on campus.

Students vote to end joint session because of safety threats

By Neeti Butala

Students left Tate Hall with their arms linked together and were escorted by police. Joint Session is rescheduled for Tuesday Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. at Schlundt Hall 103.

Nov. 15, 2015

Town hall teaches Greek women how to discuss identity constructively

By Tess Vrbin

Multicultural Center coordinator Stephanie Hernandez Rivera led a discussion with the women about various social issues, including but not limited to race relations.

Nov. 13, 2015

Concerned Student 1950 organizes ‘We’re Not Afraid’ march

By Thomas Oide

Students from UMSTL, UMKC and SLU participated in the march.

Nov. 12, 2015

Campus nearly empty, silent in wake of online threats

By Bryanna Leach and Tess Vrbin

“You could feel that there was pain and tension in the air,” sophomore Claire Papp said.

Friends of Hunter Park say he ‘had a very twisted sense of humor’

By Bruno Vernaschi

MUPD officer Dustin Heckmaster: “I asked if he was quoting the Umpqua shooting; he replied, ‘mmhmm.’ I asked why he had quoted the phrase; Hunter replied, ‘I don’t know, I just … deep interest.’”

Students offer rides and housing after anonymous threats arise

By Lauren Wortman

“It is important students help other students because many times the university cannot provide services to its students,” sophomore Evan Chiarelli said.

Students pray for light to spread on the MU campus

Students pray for light to spread on the MU campus

By Elane Edwards

“It only takes one match to light a room,” freshman Brittani Langland said.