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Hank Foley to leave MU for New York Institute of Technology

Hank Foley to leave MU for New York Institute of Technology

By Emily Gallion | March 29, 2017

Foley served as interim chancellor of MU for over a year and had previously said he’d like to stay in the position permanently.

Nationwide search for next MU chancellor announced

By Claire Mitzel | Dec. 5, 2016

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley expressed his desire to retain the position.

Faculty expresses discontent over job security, management of funds

By Brendan Crowley | Oct. 26, 2016

The Faculty Council chairman said MU will see increased agitation for labor rights if faculty concerns are not addressed.

Storify: Timeline of reactions to racist incident involving LBC members

By Jake Chiarelli | Sept. 29, 2016

Here's how campus responded to Tuesday's events.

Comparing the response to incidents of racism on campus

Infographic: Comparing the response to incidents of racism on campus

By Tessa Weinberg | Sept. 29, 2016

Wednesday’s demonstrations come a little over a year after former MSA President Payton Head vocalized he was a called a racial slur.

Update: MUPD investigating harassment of LBC members

Update: MUPD investigating harassment of LBC members

By Claire Mitzel and Tessa Weinberg | Sept. 28, 2016 | Updated Sept. 28, 2016 at 5:12 p.m.

Two students were called the N-word and other obscenities outside of Delta Upsilon, which has been placed on emergency suspension.

Interim administrator contracts are similar to those of their predecessors

By Megan Dollar | Sept. 3, 2016

While interim Chancellor Hank Foley and interim UM System President Mike Middleton make the same amount of money as those who came immediately before them, their contracts vary in page length and formality.

Jim Sterk officially introduced as Missouri’s new athletics director

By Alec Lewis | Aug. 11, 2016

Sterk said it "maybe took 15 minutes" to decide to come to Mizzou.

MU seniors bring back beer to Senior Sendoff

MU seniors bring back beer to Senior Sendoff

By Jackson Fletcher | May 6, 2016

While it wasn’t the first time beer was absent at Senior Sendoff, last year’s alcohol-free celebration received pushback from students.

Foley: Graduate students aren’t workers

Foley: Graduate students aren’t workers

By Claire Mitzel | April 21, 2016

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley: “I am not for this union, let me say that. I think that graduate students should be graduate students first and workers second.”

Editorial: Foley’s condescending rhetoric toward graduate workers is unacceptable

Graduate workers are not “kids,” and the election should not have come as a surprise to administrators.

MU units work to tighten belt around budget

MU units work to tighten belt around budget

By Claire Mitzel | April 17, 2016

Director of Student Life Mark Lucas: “Our job is to provide experiences for all the different components of our campus, and we will still be able to do that, we just may not be able to do that as much to benefit the people who are paying for it."

Administrators talk diversity and budget during spring faculty meeting

Administrators talk diversity and budget during spring faculty meeting

By Claire Mitzel | March 24, 2016

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley said at least 600 of the projected 1,500 fewer students for fall 2016 can be attributed to the events of last fall.

MU to experience $32 million budget loss from enrollment decrease

MU to experience $32 million budget loss from enrollment decrease

By Claire Mitzel | March 9, 2016

Budget cuts and a hiring freeze are two of the plans that will be implemented to save money.

Explaining the UM System

Explaining the UM System

By Claire Mitzel | March 8, 2016

An in-depth look at the structure of the system and who's in charge.

Click’s firing sparks discussions on faculty job security, free speech

Click’s firing sparks discussions on faculty job security, free speech

By Claire Mitzel | March 1, 2016

After the UM System Board of Curators’ decision to fire the professor, faculty members have questioned their own ability to stand up for students.

Chat with the Chancellor includes several conversations about Melissa Click

Chat with the Chancellor includes several conversations about Melissa Click

By Tess Vrbin | Feb. 27, 2016

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley: “It’s been a learning experience for me.”

Curators’ decision to fire Click highlights Foley’s shift in opinion

Curators’ decision to fire Click highlights Foley’s shift in opinion

By Claire Mitzel | Feb. 27, 2016

Many faculty have questioned his support of Click’s firing by the UM System Board of Curators.

Foley responds to faculty complaints about Melissa Click’s firing

Foley responds to faculty complaints about Melissa Click’s firing

By Claire Mitzel | Feb. 25, 2016

Faculty Council Chairman Ben Trachtenberg: “Regardless of one’s position or opinion on professor Click’s behavior fitness for duty, she was entitled by the rules — rules that the Board of Curators approved — to a fair process. That she did not receive.”

Melissa Click fired by Board of Curators

Melissa Click fired by Board of Curators

By Nancy Coleman and Taylor Blatchford | Feb. 25, 2016

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley: “Her actions in October and November are those that directly violate the core values of our university.”

Student Life seeks to implement Greek fee

By Tess Vrbin | Feb. 23, 2016

Student Life employees have been working with Greek Life in addition to the jobs they were hired to do, a practice that the fee would end.

Unsatisfactory officer-student ratio prompts growing campus police force

Unsatisfactory officer-student ratio prompts growing campus police force

By Madison Plaster | Feb. 8, 2016

MU has the smallest campus police force in the SEC and the Big 12, MUPD Maj. Brian Weimer said.

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley delivers first-ever State of the University address

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley delivers first-ever State of the University address

By Alyssa Bessasparis | Jan. 27, 2016

Foley: “I’m often asked if I would like to do this job and the answer is I would. I love Mizzou and I would love to do this job. But that said, that’s for you all to decide, not me.”

STORIFY: Foley promises to 'embrace the future' in State of the University address

STORIFY: Foley promises to 'embrace the future' in State of the University address

By George Roberson and Taylor Blatchford | Jan. 27, 2016

The interim chancellor talked about raising graduate student stipends, increasing the number of MU Police Department employees and improving campus climate.

Foley speaks on Click's tenure status

By Tess Vrbin | Jan. 25, 2016

Interim Chancellor Hank Foley said there is no chance of Click’s termination before the tenure issue is decided.

Committee formed to evaluate free speech policy on campus

By Thomas Oide | Jan. 20, 2016

The committee of 13 members will evaluate whether MU “responded appropriately to events this past fall.”

Foley guarantees graduate students at least one more year of health coverage

Foley guarantees graduate students at least one more year of health coverage

By Kyra Haas | Jan. 19, 2016

“We will continue to ensure that our graduate students have health insurance options competitive with our peer institutions,” Foley said in an email to graduate students and faculty Tuesday morning.

Interim administrators won’t hold MU back

By Nancy Coleman | Jan. 19, 2016

Chancellor Emeritus Brady Deaton: “Leaders need support and teamwork if we expect good judgments to be made. Interim appointments can provide sound leadership and be effectively managed at all levels.”

UWire: Curators to discuss search for system president Wednesday

Posted to UWire by Taylor Blatchford on Jan. 11, 2016 at 4:26 p.m.

The UM System Board of Curators announced Monday it would meet Wednesday, Jan. 13 to announce a timeline and logistics for its search for a new system president. Mike Middleton, former MU deputy chancellor and faculty member, is currently serving as the system’s interim president. Former President Tim Wolfe ...

Column: Foley isn’t another Loftin

By Elane Edwards | Dec. 9, 2015

Now that Loftin is gone, columnist Elane Edwards tries to figure out where Foley should begin.

UPDATED: Planned Parenthood abortion privileges extended until Dec. 30

UPDATED: Planned Parenthood abortion privileges extended until Dec. 30

By Tessa Weinberg | Dec. 1, 2015

“As a state and federally funded university with a health system, we are required to follow applicable state and federal laws,” interim Chancellor Hank Foley said in a statement.

Interim Chancellor Foley states resolve ‘to be better’ in statement on Laquan McDonald’s death

By Taylor Blatchford | Nov. 25, 2015

Interim UM System President Mike Middleton released a statement earlier in the day, saying, “We have challenges to face and we will face them together.”

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 | Nov. 17, 2015

“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.

Chancellor’s report card

Editorial: Chancellor’s report card

A retrospective assessment of Loftin’s tenure as chancellor

Catch up on what you missed regarding Yik Yak threats

By Hailey Stolze | Nov. 17, 2015

Three people have since been arrested in connection with threats on Yik Yak.

Loftin’s Jan. 1 resignation date comes ahead of schedule

Loftin’s Jan. 1 resignation date comes ahead of schedule

By Paige Lalain | Nov. 12, 2015

Effective immediately, R. Bowen Loftin is no longer the chancellor of MU.

In Print: Stigma against boasting might limit MU faculty success

By Quinn Malloy | April 21, 2015

Faculty say the “culture of modesty” limits potential to win awards.

Recap: First day of Curators February meeting

Recap: First day of Curators February meeting

By Quinn Malloy and Taylor Blatchford | Feb. 6, 2015 | Updated Feb. 6, 2015 at 2:27 p.m.

Nonresident undergraduate tuition will rise by $23.20 per credit hour.

MU to lead ambitious multi-institutional climate variability study

By Jack Waddell | Aug. 13, 2014

The National Science Foundation has awarded $20 million to the team comprising researchers from around Missouri.