Tag: ASUM

ASUM pushes for confirmation of curators’ student representative

Incoming ASUM Executive Director Steven Chaffin: “We’re undergoing the process of selecting a new UM System president, and we’re seeing that students aren’t going to stand to not have their voices heard at the administrative level.”

MU student to serve on Board of Curators in the upcoming year

Current representative Tracy Mulderig: “The new student representative will have the responsibility of helping all campuses move forward and heal.”

MU organizations allow for political education and involvement

Students can utilize resources on campus to learn about and get involved with local, state and national politics.

MSA, ASUM-UMKC testify against HB 104

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

It’s (seriously) time for a student vote on Board of Curators

We deserve for our student representative to have a vote, and a weight on the board commensurate with that vote.

ASUM continues lobbying legislators for student curator vote

Since 2002, 27 bills have tried and failed to place a voting student member on the Board of Curators.

McKee, Waters, Mumford renovations remain unfunded

Renovations for McKee, Waters and Mumford could take a while to begin as the state legislature debates funding.

TAPP, ASUM register 700 students for midterm election

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

NAACP, others host political forum in Ellis Auditorium

The hashtag #KnowForNov was used to field audience questions during the event, though many waited until the end to ask the individuals questions.

ASUM elects new president, TAPP and ASUM makes plans to merge

Trey Sprick, one of the founding members of Tigers Against Partisan Politics, will lead the Associated Students of the University of Missouri next year.

ASUM-backed initiative could give students a seat on the Board of Curators

If it passes through the petition process, the initiative will be on the 2014 ballot.

ASUM 2013-2014 legislative platform demonstrates need for funds, student curator

The core funding request amounts to $434.6 million.

MSA, ASUM host Kill the Bill? rally on HB253 veto

The vote to override the veto is set for Sept. 11.

Nixon speaks against education funding cuts, defends other vetoes

MSA will host a Kill the Bill rally Sept. 5 in support of Nixon’s veto of HB253.

Former MSA legislative coordinator Ben Levin prepares to lead ASUM

Levin plans to revamp ASUM and work with MSA.

Ben Levin chosen as ASUM president

The MSA legislative advocacy position Levin originally intended to fill will be assumed by Camille Hosman.

ASUM to focus on legislative issues

After a successful voter registration campaign, ASUM plans to change focus.

TAPP, ASUM, MSA host presidential debate watch parties

The organizations bring in faculty to provide non-partisan commentary.

ASUM, TAPP work together to educate, register voters

A new program gets students registered and educated for Election Day.

[STORIFY] Following #moreforless

The movement culminated Thursday, bringing 150 students to the Missouri capital to fight for higher education funding.