Gov. Nixon and several legislators spoke out about Concerned Student 1950.
Revenue from cures found at the facility would go toward bridge infrastructure, grants for college, health care, and tax refunds for Missourians.
Dean Joan Gabel rebranded the Business school and helped launch the execMBA program.
Gov. Jay Nixon has put a hold on all four 50-50 fund match capital projects approved by the legislature last year after tax revenue fell short of estimates.
UM System’s legislative goals are centered on increased state funding for higher education.
The tuition increases were approved by the Board of Curators in a 6-1 vote.
The committee discusses issues regarding higher education funding in Missouri.
According to the report, MU tuition has nearly doubled since 1994 and loans make up almost 70 percent of all financial aid in Missouri.
“We should be teaching for Ferguson, not about it,” Cuenca said.
The grassroots advocacy group has grown to over 4,500 advocates.
Efforts from MU’s student body and administration have prevented deeper cuts.
Governor Jay Nixon has created a plan to fund higher education based on goals created by the universities themselves.
Researchers from the University of Toronto report several factors contribute to lopsided male to female ratios in schools of study.
Dropping out of college poses personal problems for students, as well as financial woes for the country.
The report has not yet been analyzed for rural and urban differences.
Approximately 70 percent of Missouri lawmakers graduated from college with a bachelor’s degree or higher.
Program costs dropped 44 percent, saving Missouri families $18.5 million over the next five years.
This is a result of the agreement on a federal budget for the remainder of 2011.
Public Policy Consultant Arthur Hauptman says migration into the U.S. accounts for low graduation rates.