Tag: Mizzou Advantage

Mizzou Advantage misrepresented in editorial

The Maneater’s recent editorial mischaracterized the nature of The Mizzou Advantage initiative.

Provost must be a voice for faculty, students

Representing all faculty members and improving all areas of MU academics should be the future provost’s main goals.

#RespectZouFood targets dining hall food waste

The task force’s three-month study estimated 16.4 percent of dining hall food is wasted.

$27,000 grant spurs green roof project on Rollins Dining Hall

The green roof would enhance the drainage capabilities of Rollins.

Mizzou Advantage study finds dogs beneficial to children with autism

Researchers monitored social media to supplement data collected through an online survey about family life with dogs.

New class shows successes, failures of public health campaigns

The class is taught by a Mizzou Advantage fellow, who aims to increase MU’s visibility and stature in higher education and to strengthen the quality of faculty and students.

Mizzou Advantage to fund 25 new university jobs

All the new positions will be filled in about five years.

Mizzou Advantage awards $1.4 million in grants

A total of 38 proposals were funded.

Mizzou Advantage contributes $4 million to combat MU budget shortfall

The contribution is in preparation for cuts in state funding.

Mizzou Advantage to award up to $1.5 million in grants

The venture looks to increase inter-departmental communication and jump-start new projects.

Mizzou Advantage grant would fund MU composting system

The compost program would pertain to two Mizzou Advantage initiatives.

Mizzou Advantage awards grants to faculty

More than $900,000 in grants have been awarded for networking and research.

Mizzou Advantage leaders plan their initiatives

The new initiative hopes to unite MU with other institutions.

Foster names Mizzou Advantage facilitators

The program aims to make MU more competitive on a national scale.

MU designates place for faculty lounge

The lounge will be located in the Reynolds Alumni Center.

Faculty seek informal spot for sharing ideas, socializing

One possibility for the lounge is in Reynolds Alumni Center.