The Maneater

Tag: Academics

Task force to recommend administrative budget action on academic programs

The committee will consult with groups from across the campus community, emphasizing the importance of student input.

MU transitions from Blackboard to more modern Canvas

Director of Educational Technologies Dana Wren: “I felt from the beginning that this should be a campus decision.”

Faculty, student interest in Middle East reflected in new minor

The Middle East studies minor does not have a language requirement and draws from courses that already exist on campus.

Academic Retention Services seeks to connect with minorities, expand its staff

Graduate assistant Marcus Ferguson: “ARS has a special touch with the students because when they come in here, we don’t rush them in and out. We spend our time with (them).”

Middle Eastern studies minor in the works

Senior Nadav Soroker: “Learning about different cultures is greatly useful because it gives you a perspective that is not the one you grew up with.”

MU Athletics break academic records

The MU Athletics department has the second-highest graduation rate in the SEC.