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Deaton Institute hopes to collaborate with MU in international development

By Covey Eonyak Son | Feb. 19, 2014

Deaton Institute hopes to work with faculty and students from MU and other UM System universities.

Deaton departs

Feature: Deaton departs

By Crystal Duan | Nov. 13, 2013

After 24 years as a university faculty member, the chancellor will retire Friday.

Students say goodbye to Brady Deaton

Students say goodbye to Brady Deaton

By Crystal Duan | Nov. 13, 2013

“I think this is a testament to how many people’s lives you touched, and how many more you will,” Missouri Students Association President Nick Droege said to the chancellor.

In Print: Deaton signs resolution to expand School of Medicine

By Marek Makowski | Sept. 18, 2013

The university plans to add 300 physicians and 3,500 jobs to the workplace.

First Board of Curators meeting discussed university renovations and financial change

By Crystal Duan | Sept. 17, 2013

Deaton said the university spends its own resources to provide $55 million annually in work support to MU students.

On Campus: Board of Curators to convene Thursday

Posted to On Campus by Crystal Duan on Sept. 12, 2013 at 12:35 p.m.

The first UM System Board of Curators meeting of the Fall 2013 semester will cover topics from investments to reports from the system president. Several sessions will take place Sept. 12-13. During the meeting, the finance committee will give overviews of UM investment and optimization strategies. The board will also ...

On Campus: New scholarship amounts released

Posted to On Campus by Crystal Duan on Sept. 6, 2013 at 3:29 p.m.

Chancellor Brady Deaton announced this morning that MU will increase scholarships for incoming students in Fall 2014, according to an MU News Bureau news release. The changes taking place include the values of various scholarships. The Curators Scholars Award for Missouri residents is now valued at $4,500; it was ...

In Print: Deaton Institute to make impact on international development research

By Crystal Duan | July 8, 2013

The new institute will focus on food security and social and economic well-being.

Chancellor Brady Deaton to retire

Chancellor Brady Deaton to retire

By Molly Duffy | June 12, 2013

Deaton will announce a new initiative at Friday's Board of Curators meeting.

In Print: MU hosts meeting of agriculture experts picked by Obama

By Andrew Beasley | March 19, 2013

The meeting featured presentations on global efforts to combat food insecurity.

Deaton announces $8.3 million athletics donation from Walsworth family

By Jacob Bogage | Jan. 29, 2013 | Updated Jan. 29, 2013 at 5:26 p.m.

Money will go towards new golf clubhouse, renovations to Memorial Stadium

Deaton announces $8.3 million athletics donation from Walsworth family

By Jacob Bogage | Jan. 29, 2013

The money will go toward a new golf clubhouse and renovations to Memorial Stadium

In Print: Deaton calls for more faculty citations

By Jack Howland | Nov. 6, 2012

MU’s leadership is not properly encouraging increased citations, professor Stephen Montgomery-Smith said.

UM Press’s transition to MU leads to concerns on quality

In Print: UM Press’s transition to MU leads to concerns on quality

By Savannah Kannberg | Aug. 24, 2012

Faculty Council discusses changes to the UM Press as it moves to MU.

Missouri departs Big 12 for SEC stability

In Print: Missouri departs Big 12 for SEC stability

By Pat Iversen | Nov. 8, 2011

The school will officially become a member in July of next year.

In Print: Missouri open to leaving Big 12

By Pat Iversen | Oct. 7, 2011

With the SEC seemingly in mind, MU is preparing to cut ties with its current conference.

On Campus: Deaton to examine conference affiliation options

Posted to On Campus by Caitlin Holland on Oct. 4, 2011 at 7:58 p.m.

The UM System Board of Curators unanimously granted Chancellor Brady Deaton power to examine options for conference affiliation in a meeting Tuesday evening. “Now is the time to explore our options to fully understand where we are before locking into a long-term commitment with the Big 12,” UM Interim President ...

MU hands conference future to Deaton

By Pat Iversen | Oct. 4, 2011

The MU Board of Curators declined to pledge loyalty to the Big 12 as Deaton stepped down as conference chairman.

Deaton, Big 12 pledge commitment to stability

In Print: Deaton, Big 12 pledge commitment to stability

By Pat Iversen | Sept. 23, 2011

The league unanimously voted to accept Chuck Neinas as interim commissioner and granted six-year media rights deal.

Texas A&M informs Big 12 of plan to leave conference

In Print: Texas A&M informs Big 12 of plan to leave conference

By Pat Iversen | Sept. 2, 2011

The Aggies intend to end their Big 12 membership next June and hope to join the Southeastern Conference.

Texas A&M informs Big 12 of plan to leave conference

By Pat Iversen | Aug. 31, 2011

The Aggies intend to end their Big 12 membership next June and hope to join the Southeastern Conference.

Sports Blog: Texas A&M denies sending letter of withdrawal to Big 12

Posted to Sports Blog by Pat Iversen on Aug. 30, 2011 at 3:08 p.m.

Texas A&M has shown desire to leave the Big 12 Conference, but the university has denied submitting a letter of withdrawal, a university spokesman said in a statement Tuesday. The statement is, in part, a response to a New York Times article published online Monday night claiming A&M ...

 Deaton receives positive evaluation from faculty

Deaton receives positive evaluation from faculty

By Elise Moser | July 13, 2011

In response to the evaluation, Deaton plans to enhance communication with faculty.

Faculty shoot down diversity course requirement proposal

By Jimmy Hibsch | May 14, 2011

A revised version is in the works.

Deaton pulls double duty with university and federal leadership

By Megan Hager | May 3, 2011

Last month President Barack Obama announced his intention to make Deaton the new chairman.

City, State and Nation : Obama taps Deaton for administrative post

Posted to City, State and Nation by Zach Toombs on April 22, 2011 at 3:34 p.m.

President Barack Obama announced his intent to appoint Chancellor Brady Deaton as chairman for his Board for International Food and Agriculture Development on Friday. The appointment, which is typically served alongside current positions the selected person holds, requires approval by Congress before being finalized, but MU News Bureau spokeswoman Mary ...

Faculty review diversity course requirement, grievance policy

Faculty review diversity course requirement, grievance policy

By Jimmy Hibsch | April 19, 2011

Chancellor Brady Deaton and Budget Director Tim Rooney said faculty salaries were their "No. 1 priority."

Next step in MU's smoke-free policy approaching

In Print: Next step in MU's smoke-free policy approaching

By Dani Kass | April 12, 2011

The second phase of the policy will designate specific areas for smoking in July.

Confucius Institute brings Chinese culture to MU

Confucius Institute brings Chinese culture to MU

By Kate Grumke | April 9, 2011

The program pairs MU with Shanghai Normal University.

Three professors receive $10,000 surprise

In Print: Three professors receive $10,000 surprise

By Teddy Nykiel | April 5, 2011

Two more professors will receive awards later this week.

In Print: 'One Mizzou' set to begin April 7

By Jimmy Hibsch | March 22, 2011

Events will include signing a "One Mizzou" banner.

On Campus: Deaton offers condolences, support to Japan

Posted to On Campus by Celia Ampel on March 16, 2011 at 11:13 a.m.

In a news release Tuesday, Chancellor Brady Deaton encouraged students and faculty to provide support to victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. “I encourage those of you who are so-inclined to give to the charity of your choice or do what you can to express concern and assistance ...

Deaton, curators speak out on search for next UM president

In Print: Deaton, curators speak out on search for next UM president

By Jimmy Hibsch | March 15, 2011

Five members of the public spoke at the forum.

New lecture series aims to bring in high-profile speakers

In Print: New lecture series aims to bring in high-profile speakers

By Megan Hager | March 8, 2011

A committee of MU staff and administration will select speakers.

In Print: Police investigate second racially charged graffiti incident

By Jimmy Hibsch | Feb. 18, 2011

This graffiti message targeted Jewish people.

In Print: Faculty to decide how snow days are made up

By Stephanie Ebbs | Feb. 8, 2011

Faculty Council Chairwoman Leona Rubin says graduation dates will not change.

On Campus: Deaton says MU will make up for snow days

Posted to On Campus by Jimmy Hibsch on Feb. 3, 2011 at 2:32 p.m.

Chancellor Brady Deaton announced at about 2:30 p.m. Thursday that classes will resume Friday. MU will decide how to proceed with makeup classes, missed exams and appropriate adjustments to the academic calendar soon. At the least, the university is expected to push the final exam schedule back, holding ...

Snowed in: Deaton calls snow day for first time since 2006

In Print: Snowed in: Deaton calls snow day for first time since 2006

By Tony Puricelli | Feb. 1, 2011

This marks the third snow day at MU since 1978.

Live Blog: January 2011 Board of Curators meeting: Deaton addresses MU’s health initiatives during Chancellor’s Report

Posted to Live Blog: January 2011 Board of Curators meeting by Jimmy Hibsch on Jan. 28, 2011 at 10:31 a.m.

Like the other three UM System campus chancellors, MU Chancellor Brady Deaton detailed MU’s health initiatives during his Chancellor’s Report. Deaton highlighted programs such as the Master of Public Health, which is the second program of its stature in Missouri and the only at a public university in ...

Faculty set to review Deaton's performance as chancellor

In Print: Faculty set to review Deaton's performance as chancellor

By Stephanie Ebbs | Jan. 25, 2011

The review was originally scheduled to take place in 2009.

Snowstorm blankets campus but classes go on

In Print: Snowstorm blankets campus but classes go on

By Kristian Mundahl | Jan. 21, 2011

Classes were last canceled in December 2006.

Editorial: Higher tuition makes MU more desirable, Deaton says

If you follow The Maneater on Twitter, frequent UM system Board of Curators meetings or simply stay up-to-date on Missouri politics, you’ve probably heard a tuition hike for the UM system is on the horizon. It’s very much a reality that we, both in-state and out-of-state students, have ...

Curators: Tuition increase unavoidable

By Jimmy Hibsch | Jan. 14, 2011

The final decision on a tuition increase will be made at the Jan. 27 meeting at MU.

23 programs scrapped, 7 created as a result of 'low-producing' programs report

By Jimmy Hibsch | Dec. 23, 2010

Several programs were merged with programs with more graduates.

Nixon opens new autism center in east Columbia

In Print: Nixon opens new autism center in east Columbia

By Wes Duplantier | Dec. 7, 2010

A new law requires health insurance companies to cover treatments for autism.

Chancellor hears concerns of 'low-producing' programs

Chancellor hears concerns of 'low-producing' programs

By Stephanie Ebbs | Nov. 13, 2010

Faculty and administration would prefer to define programs as "small" rather than "low-producing".

University drops Faurot Field trespassing charges

In Print: University drops Faurot Field trespassing charges

By Kelly Olejnik | Oct. 29, 2010

MSA passed a resolution encouraging the dropping of the charges.

Deaton gives update on diversity at MU

In Print: Deaton gives update on diversity at MU

By Jimmy Hibsch | Oct. 22, 2010

Recent diversity initiatives were highlighted by the panel.

Faculty members discuss curriculum, budget

By Zachary Murdock | Oct. 6, 2010

The MU budget will require tuition increases across the board.

Guest Column: The Chancellor's welcome

By Brady Deaton, Chancellor | Aug. 24, 2010

To MU Students: Welcome to Mizzou! On behalf of the entire MU family, I am pleased to welcome you to Missouri's flagship campus, a land-grant and major public research university and home of the Tigers. We are thrilled that you are here to learn as a student, to grow ...

Analysis: Stability of new Big 12 remains in doubt

In Print: Analysis: Stability of new Big 12 remains in doubt

By Brian Haenchen | July 7, 2010

MU’s commitment to the conference is sealed with a handshake, not a contract.

On Campus: Texas A&M, OU join Texas in sticking with Big 12

Posted to On Campus by Zach Toombs on June 14, 2010 at 9:21 p.m.

The announcement from the University of Texas of its intentions to remain in the Big 12 led the way for two more members, Texas A&M and Oklahoma, to announce their stay in the conference as well Monday. Although MU has yet to release an official announcement stating its plans ...

On Campus: Deaton, curators remain 'optimistic' regarding Big 12's future, but take no action

Posted to On Campus by Zach Toombs on June 13, 2010 at 9:23 p.m.

Chancellor Brady Deaton said MU will continue its work to strengthen the Big 12, but has taken no definite action at the close of the UM system Board of Curators executive session. "There will be no action taken today," Deaton said. "This meeting was to go over the information we ...

On Campus: Curators enter special executive session

Posted to On Campus by Zach Toombs on June 13, 2010 at 8:17 p.m.

The UM system Board of Curators has convened behind closed doors for its special executive session amid uncertainty as to the Big 12's future. Two members, Bo Fraser and David Bradley, join Chancellor Brady Deaton in University Hall, communicating with other members of the board, Athletic Director Mike Alden ...

Deaton, Alden address Big 12 alignment

Deaton, Alden address Big 12 alignment

By Travis Cornejo and Zach Toombs | June 11, 2010

The two spoke at a news conference after the Board of Curators' executive session Friday.

Live blog: June 2010 Board of Curators meeting: Deaton says he 'won't speculate' on Big 12 realignment

Posted to Live blog: June 2010 Board of Curators meeting by Zach Toombs on June 10, 2010 at 5:22 p.m.

Chancellor Brady Deaton said commenting on the university's possible conference realignment would only "add speculation to speculation" after leaving the Board of Curators executive session early around 5:15 p.m. Although he refused to discuss what details of conference realignment the curators were discussing in their closed session ...

In Print: Deaton speaks with faculty on MU's fiscal future

By Mary Novokhovsky | April 30, 2010

The meeting also touched on intellectual property.

In Print: Deaton discusses diversity, degrees

By Megan Pearl | March 5, 2010

The meeting uncovered concerns about gender and cultural equalities.

In Print: Deaton takes IncludeMe to UM system

By Jessica Silverman | Dec. 8, 2009

The change would expand MU's non-discrimination policy.

In Print: Forsee, Deaton speak on university's future, fiscal issues

By Rachel Krause | Oct. 24, 2009

The Board of Curators also approved new degree programs in film and science.

In Print: Student organizations meet with Deaton

By Courtney B. Wright, Staff Writer | Nov. 5, 2004

The Associated Students of the University of Missouri held their eighth annual Breakfast with the Chancellor Thursday morning, giving many student organizations the chance to update their progress with MU's top official. Representatives from many organizations attended the breakfast and the head executive member of each group gave a ...

In Print: Deaton among top four candidates for provost

By Paul Wilson, Staff Writer | Sept. 11, 1998

The MU provost search committee soon will be faced with a multiple choice test: A. A physics professor. B. An ecology professor. C. A law professor. D. The interim provost of MU. These are the current jobs of the four candidates competing for the provost position. The candidates are Brady ...