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Tag: Student Politics

Mizzou College Democrats and ASUM host debate watch party

Mizzou College Democrats and ASUM held a debate watch party in Leadership Auditorium.

MU gun violence panel discusses recent violence in Columbia, next steps

The panel, moderated by MU Professor Ashley Woodson, included community members impacted by gun violence.

Quit Tobacco Now helps community members quit smoking addictions

Ellis Fischel Cancer Center and the MU Wellness Resource Center work in collaboration to help the Columbia area.

Four Directions offers native perspective on Thanksgiving

Four Directions president comments on the controversy surrounding Thanksgiving, raising awareness of the cultural appropriation and horrific memories the holiday brings.

Open studio allows art students to showcase work to public

The Association of Graduate Art Students hosted an open studio to assist art students with explaining their work to the public.

Boone County Clerk’s office increases awareness on election day

The Boone County Clerk’s office promoted education surrounding local election on Nov. 5.

Drug reform activist says how drug policy impacts African Americans

Self-proclaimed “colonel” in the war on drugs shared his experiences, regrets and hopes for the future.

School-to-prison pipeline panelists explore methods of discipline for students

Three panelists spoke to the Columbia community about steps educators can take to provide more constructive discipline for students and keep their experiences with law enforcement positive.

Sigma Chi administration closes MU chapter

Despite being closed down, the fraternity plans to return to the MU campus.

Queer Liberation Front welcomes variety acts in its annual drag show

The scarcity of drag performers leaves the Queer Liberation Front to expand its popular drag show event.

Study by MU professor shows racism in skin tones, not just skin colors

A study conducted by an MU professor explains how racial trauma among African Americans differs depending on their skin-tone.

Science journalist Miles O’Brien speaks about science journalism and its role in covering climate change

As research over the past few decades has shown, climate change is a real and prevalent danger. But, the way it's covered by journalists needs to change.

Former editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue visits MU to give a lecture

Welteroth talked about her time in both black and mainstream media.

City reveals plan to fight rising housing costs

The 2020-24 consolidated plan will be implemented over the next five years to combat the trend.

LGBTQ history event showcases LGBTQ history at MU

MU’s LGBTQ Resource Center displayed events throughout LGBTQ history at the university

Former CIA agent convicted under Espionage Act visits MU

Jeffrey Sterling spoke at Reynolds Journalism Institute Tuesday, where he talked about being convicted under the Espionage Act.

Social justice committee of MSA advocates minority student interests at MU

The social justice committee of MSA proposes and passes legislation focused on improving the experience of minority students at MU.

The Cambio Center hosts forum on Hispanic and Latinx identity

The Cambio Center hosted student and faculty speakers for a forum discussion on Latinx identity, research and experiences.

MU School of Social Work assistant professor highlights how universities could help human trafficking problem

Kathleen Preble elaborates on human trafficking in the state and worldwide problems in addressing the situation.

In making more room for students, MU libraries will move more print materials off-site

While the MU library administration plans on continuing its expansion of resources and space available to students, it comes at the cost of moving its vast print collection.