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Sunday, May 29, 2016

AAUP report: Academic freedom, shared governance endangered at MU

The Board of Curators violated due process standards when firing Melissa Click, according to the report.

Board of Curators approves tuition hike for fall 2016

Nonresident tuition will increase by 3 percent.

UM System will not recognize graduate worker union

An attorney for the UM System contacted the Coalition of Graduate Workers with the decision Friday, according to a news release.

MU braces for 2,600 fewer students in the fall, $46 million budget shortfall

Campus units are planning to cut 2 percent for fiscal years 2018 and 2019 in addition to the 5 percent cut for 2017.

Feature: Tim Wolfe’s indeterminate path to the presidency

The Board of Curators set out in 2011 to hire the 23rd UM System president with the assistance of an advisory committee consisting of faculty and students — but it’s unclear if the board took their opinions into account.