Tag: Board of Curators

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A $100 million multi-phase plan was proposed to renovate or replace outdated research buildings.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

Board of Curators discusses possible tuition and supplemental fees increases

The curators discussed differential tuition as an alternative to imposing supplemental fees for individual schools and colleges at their meeting Thursday.

Greitens appoints three UM System curators, leaving two seats still vacant

Jeff Layman, Jamie Farmer and Darryl Chatman fill three out of five empty Board of Curators seats.

News at the ZOU: Feb. 13 Quiz

A Board of Curators meeting, MSA election updates and more in this week’s news quiz.

Nine takeaways from the first Board of Curators meeting

The board discussed recent budget cuts, funding, building projects, tuition and more.

News at the ZOU: Quiz No. 2

More budget cuts, a much-needed win for men’s basketball, a new art exhibit and more in this week’s news quiz.

Greitens' withdrawal of two curators leaves no student rep on board

In total, there are now five vacancies on the nine-person board.

Two weeks from first Curator meeting of 2017, Board four seats short

Board to discuss state funding cuts, tuition and UM Systems Review Board suggestions.

UM System’s financial report shows a lower increase of wealth

The system is still financially stronger than most universities, Chief Financial Officer Brian Burnett said.

MU censured for third time since creation of AAUP censure list

Universities can be removed from the censure list through proving their commitment to academic freedom.

Curators approve 2017 budget and discuss the presidential search during its June meeting

There will be a $2 million payroll cut to compensate for a decrease in funds.