The Maneater


MLK Day events shine light on past, present social justice issues

University specific and citywide events recognized the accomplishments of Martin Luther King Jr. and encouraged modern day activism.

Women in STEM at MU continue to break down barriers

These three students are plugging in, making an impact within their fields of study and encouraging young girls to do the same.

Craft Studio launches new program aimed at STEM students

Rhode Island School of Design’s STEM to STEAM inspired the studio’s Makerspace Nights.

McKee Gymnasium will be replaced with a STEM-focused new building

MU is requesting $16.8 million in funds from the state to carry out this project and will add another $4.2 million from a separate funding source.

Proposed funding increases face hurdles

If passed, Governor Nixon’s proposed tuition freeze and funding increase would mark a departure from recent trends in state support for higher education.

Research shows low female participation in engineering, other STEM fields

Current engineering students have seen an improvement in the industry’s diversity.