Fifty-seven students were recognized for achievements in academics, research, leadership and service at a Traditions Plaza ceremony on Tuesday evening.
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.
Out of 1,644 public universities, MU is the 37th school to exceed the $1 billion mark.
While it wasn’t the first time beer was absent at Senior Sendoff, last year’s alcohol-free celebration received pushback from students.
Missouri Alumni Association: “Going forward, we expect to play a vital role in shaping the future of … Mizzou.”
In the past, 75 percent of the boards had to be filled with pomps to gain full points with the Campus Decorations judges, said Carolyn Welter, Panhellenic Association’s vice president of public relations. This year, the boards could only be 25 percent pom
The Grand Marshals are the tri-chairs of the new campaign Mizzou: Our Time to Lead.
There's a perceived overlap in student leadership positions, but the explanation is more complicated than favoritism, and programs are working to bring equality to their hiring processes.
As a MU as a hospitality management major in 2007, Friend became a member of True Tigers and the Alumni Association Student Board.
UM System’s legislative goals are centered on increased state funding for higher education.
The award celebrates advocacy for and contributions to MU.
W. Dudley McCarter said alumni support is essential to MU’s membership in the AAU, and hopes to create a new student-recruiting system to gain additional alumni support.
Located on north side of the Carnahan Quadrangle, Traditions Plaza expects to seat between 750 and 1,000 people.
The Geyer Award is named after the state representative who established MU as Missouri’s flagship college.
The grassroots advocacy group has grown to over 4,500 advocates.
As football season approaches, MAA alumni chapters see increased involvement.
Colleagues said they’ll remember his commitment to fundraisers.
The Mizzou Alumni Association received 300 suggestions for the statue's name.
Part of the proceeds go toward the Mizzou Alumni Association.
The board is accepting applications through Oct. 29.