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Nov. 20, 2018

MU and IRE host joint workshop, illuminate process behind investigating sexual assault evidence kit backlog

The investigation resulted in a state audit, revealing nearly 5,000 untested evidence kits.

Nov. 19, 2018

14 Faculty and Alumni honored in Faculty-Alumni Awards Ceremony

Recipients included a biologist advancing knowledge of genetics with research into corn and fruit flies and a hospice researcher with a personal connection to her work.

Nov. 17, 2018

‘Signature’ local festivals and programs receives $80,000 to aid local tourism

Recipients included the True/False Film Fest, Show-me State Games and Art in the Park.

Nov. 15, 2018
Nov. 14, 2018

Dumas Apartment buildings house students since 1915

The Dumas buildings have been home to many students, including an Olympic athlete.

Nov. 14, 2018

MU responds to student complaints and consultant report regarding mental health services

Changes include hiring more counselors and integrating the three branches of MU’s behavioral health resources.

Nov. 14, 2018

MU faculty member co-leads study to create a pain-free, no calibration required, glucose test device

Director of biomedical innovations at the MU School of Medicine Institute for Clinical and Translational Science aimed to provide aid to the diabetic community.

Nov. 13, 2018

Transgender Empowerment and Awareness Week highlights the importance of transgender visibility and acceptance

The second week of November marked the beginning of Transgender Empowerment and Awareness Week, a series of events hosted to promote the visibility of transgender, non-binary and gender non-conforming people.

Nov. 11, 2018

MU celebrates veterans, remembers its history with annual Wreath Laying Ceremony

Ceremonial events such as the posting of the colors, the laying of a wreath and the reading of fallen veterans’ names commemorated and those who have served in the military.

Nov. 09, 2018

MU professor’s research amplifies how financial education helps reduce student loan stress

Researcher Lu Fan recommended students explore free financial counseling on campus and various introductory budgeting courses.

Nov. 07, 2018

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Mizzou works to make contraceptives available, improve sex ed

The newly formed organization has been collecting signatures since September for its Plan B petition, which focuses on the emergency contraceptives effort.

Nov. 07, 2018

MU awarded $5.2 million by National Science Foundation

The grant will be used to establish the Advancing Research and its Impact on Society Center.

Nov. 07, 2018

Enhancing Missouri’s Instructional Networked Teaching Strategies awarded $22.4 million

The grant and award provide eMINTS with sum of $22.4 million to aid in STEM and prosocial behavior in rural schools.

Nov. 07, 2018

Mandatory China Day seminar draws praise, criticism

Holds on student accounts have since been lifted.

Nov. 06, 2018

The Briefing: The winning candidates and pieces of legislation from Tuesday’s midterms

Medical marijuana, an increasingly higher minimum wage and Josh Hawley’s Senate win are some of the results from the Nov. 6 midterm elections.

Nov. 02, 2018

Recap: President Donald Trump, others speak at Columbia rally Nov. 1

Trump spoke about the economy, upcoming midterm elections and encouraged attendees to elect Attorney General Josh Hawley to the U.S Senate.

Nov. 02, 2018

Claire McCaskill: 'Eat my dust, Josh'

A day after Trump’s rally in Columbia, Claire McCaskill spoke to voters about the midterm election.

Nov. 02, 2018

Fact Check: Donald Trump’s Nov. 1 rally in Columbia

The president’s claims during the rally about the economy and the midterms, when based in truth, seemed to be misleading.

Oct. 30, 2018

Trump is heading to Columbia for midterm rally

Trump is holding a rally in the historically liberal-leaning Missouri town. With the midterms approaching, his visit isn’t as surprising as many think.

Oct. 30, 2018

The Briefing: Midterm election proposals include medical marijuana, Clean Missouri Initiative and raising minimum wage

Missouri citizens will have the opportunity to vote on several propositions and amendments in the midterm elections Nov. 6.

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