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Board of Curators approves new human environmental sciences degree, hopes to boost retention

The degree will add an emphasis area in family and consumer sciences.

Curators approve $30 million project to replace Sinclair School of Nursing building

The project is part of a five-year capital plan for the UM System.

MU freshman deposits increase 20.9 percent from previous year

Three leased properties were approved as potential MU housing if needed to house incoming students.

UM System Board of Curators host public meeting with Health Affairs Committee

There were a few updates from the committee, including the introduction of MU School of Medicine interim dean.

Board of Curators discusses textbook affordability, student housing changes

A new partnership with Cengage and updated housing and dining rates headlined the November board meeting.

Board of Curators meet to discuss plans and goals of marketing strategies, research, funding

The meeting took place on UMKC’s campus on Sept. 20 and 21.

Task Force Report formalizes UM System leadership role specifications

The Task Force consisted of leadership from all four campuses and the UM System as a whole.

Board of Curators to appeal ruling in graduate worker case

The appeal extends a three year long dispute over MU graduate workers’ right to collectively bargain with the university, which both the Coalition of Graduate Workers and the Professional Graduate Council have vouched for.

Board of Curators approve policies for transition assistance benefits, sick leave and personal days

They also agreed to combine the Ethics and Compliance Hotline and the Bias Hotline.

Board of Curators approves new program to share faculty knowledge with Missouri

The “one university” rule, enrollment updates and finances were also discussed.

UM System Board of Curators discusses tuition, housing at February meeting

New Hall was officially named in honor of African-American journalist Lucile Bluford.

UM System Board of Curators discusses plans for the new year at December meeting

The board discussed the naming of New Hall, an MU residence hall, after black journalist Lucile Bluford, who was denied entrance to the journalism school based on her race.

Board of Curators approves preliminary plans for capital projects

The varying projects will benefit each of the UM System campuses and MU Health Care, to be reviewed again in March.

UM System Board of Curators discuss changes in culture of the board and university branding

The Board welcomed two new curators and a new student representative, marking the first time the full board has met in months.

New Hall remains unfinished in more ways than just its name

New Hall President Ryan Geising: “There was a huge time crunch to get the hall ready. So, yes we are able to host students and have them live here, but we are not to the standard that the other halls are at.”

Private donations, long-term debt financing will fund $98 million Memorial Stadium project

Athletic Director Jim Sterk: “Being able to compete not only with the SEC but nationally — I think this allows us to keep on par in a great way, allows Barry [Odom] to be competitive with recruiting and allows our student athletes the latest in facilities

Gov. Greitens nominates Courtney Lauer to fill student representative position

If approved by the Missouri Senate Lauer will serve as the student representative on the Board of Curators until January 2018.

Greitens appoints two new curators and student representative to Board of Curators

In February, more than half of the positions on the UM System Board of Curators were vacant. Greitens filled the remaining vacancies Monday.

Short-term, long-term facility renovations considered by curators

A $100 million multi-phase plan was proposed to renovate or replace outdated research buildings.

Fresh Faces: Three new members added to the Board of Curators

Get to know the three new curators who will have a say in major decisions regarding MU.