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Editor's note: This story was updated at 3:50 p.m. to include comments from incoming chancellor C. Mauli Agrawal and MU spokesman Christian Basi. The University of Missouri-Kansas City's next chancellor, C. Mauli Agrawal, takes over at a time when higher education funding in the state is under fire and ...
Columbia, MO. - Matthew Kennedy Unthank of Louisburg was named to the dean's list for the fall 2017 semester at the University of Missouri. The dean's list is designated to acknowledge the academic accomplishments of students throughout the semester.

FRANKFORT (Feb. 5, 2018) -- A new residence hall atrium at the University of Missouri (MU) has been named for a civil rights trailblazer and longtime Kentucky State University faculty member and administrator. Dr. Gus T. Ridgel, MU's first African-American graduate, currently serves as senior advisor to ...
(AP) _ A faculty group says the task force that recommended closing nearly 30 graduate programs and consolidating others at the University of Missouri's flagship campus used information from a flawed source criticized as unreliable and inadequate. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that members of the ...
The task force that recommended closing 27 graduate programs and consolidating others at the University of Missouri used information from a flawed source that has been criticized elsewhere as unreliable and inadequate, members of the MU chapter of the American Association of University Professors ...
University of Missouri Group Recommends Grad Program Cuts. A task force at the University of Missouri's flagship campus in Columbia has recommended cutting more than two dozen doctoral, masters and graduate certificate programs. Jan. 26, 2018, at 5:17 p.m.. University of Missouri Group Recommends Grad Program ...

A University of Missouri task force is recommending the elimination of 27 doctoral, masters and graduate certificate programs. The cuts are part of the Columbia campus's effort to reduce spending that began last summer. The Task Force on Academic Program Analysis, Enhancement and Opportunities ...
The University of Missouri is using its Extension program to bring the faculty, research and students to Missouri residents so that the school is more accessible. Jan. ... The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Extension is a partnership between the University of Missouri and each of the state's 114 counties.
Residents of Camden County (18 years and older) are urged to vote in the University of Missouri Extension Camden County Council elections that are taking place January 15-21, 2018. Council Chair, Larry Bennett, said five county residents will be elected to fill this year's vacancies in Districts I, II & III.
University of Missouri school of Medicine Associate Dean for Rural Health Kathleen Quinn testifies in favor of funding clinical training in Springfield front of the House Subcommittee on Appropriations-education at the Capitol in Jefferson City on Tuesday. Quinn told lawmakers state funding for the program ...
University of Missouri Extension exercise leader Demarius Karanja (center left) leads a 'Stay Strong, Stay Healthy' class for county employees, including chemist AnnaLynn Molitoris, at the St. Louis County Department of public health in Berkeley on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The eight-week class meets ...
University of Missouri System President Mun Choi chuckles after Columbia campus Chancellor Alexander Cartwright's verbal slip introducing himself as a president before the Joint Committee on education. Choi and Cartwright testified Wednesday on governance and other university issues.
The Division of Animal sciences at the University of Missouri College of agriculture, Food and natural resources boasts many strengths, including its vast research and work with beef cattle reproduction and genetics. The faculty, who have responsibilities not only in research, but also in teaching, extension ...
The Columbia Missourian reports that System President Mun Choi and University of Missouri Chancellor Alexander Cartwright spoke Monday at a hearing of the Missouri House Special Committee on Urban Issues. Choi and Cartwright said the university had its best year in recent history of hiring diverse ...
A group of college students are spending winter break in Acadiana. However, that break will involve nearly 40 hours of work over the next week. At the corner of Theriot and Pinhook road, you'll hear more than the sound of traffic. The sounds of saws and hammers also fill the air, as students from the ...
Two University of Missouri researchers have made major steps in the fight against two chronic, fatal diseases. MU school of Medicine researcher Dongsheng Duan, who used gene therapy to prevent muscular dystrophy in dogs in 2015, is giving the research to a clinic to test on humans with muscular ...
Columbia, MO. • Interest in attending the four campuses of the University of Missouri appears to be trending up -- by as much as 35 percent in UMSL's case. University system President Mun Choi announced the influx of applications for incoming freshmen Friday at a meeting of the Board of Curators on ...

Junot Diaz isn't just a Pulitzer Prize winning author, activist and scholar. He also considers himself a staunch optimist. "It takes a lot of work to be pessimistic," Diaz said. "It also takes an amount enormous of pride. You really have to be prideful to imagine that you know the future." The hubris of pessimism is ...
A new round of cuts to higher education funding will make it more difficult for the University of Missouri's flagship campus to meet its twin goals of investing in high-quality programs and paying for major new research and academic buildings, Chancellor Alexander Cartwright said Tuesday. Gov. Eric Greitens ...
The University of Missouri will again offer Volunteer Income tax Assistance, with students, faculty and staff from the Personal Financial Planning Department in the College of Human environmental sciences aiding the public in tax form preparation. The project is a joint effort of the department, the school of ...
Joi Moore, left, an associate professor and director of the University of Missouri school of education science and Learning technology, and University of Missouri Vice Chancellor of Extension and Engagement Marshall Stewart listen as Jason Entsminger, a third-year doctoral student in the Division of ...
The University of Missouri's flagship campus in Columbia is raising concerns that proposed cuts will make it more difficult to meet goals that include paying for new research and academic ... That would put more than $80 million of the appropriation at risk for the four-campus University of Missouri system.
Columbia, MO. - UPDATE, 9 p.m.: University officials announced that the school will operate as normal on Friday. School spokesman Christian Basi said a grounds crew will be in early on Friday to monitor the road and sidewalk conditions for slick spots that might form overnight. students may begin ...
Columbia, MO. (AP) -- New research from the University of Missouri found that video game motion sensors can be useful in physical therapy. A team from the University of Missouri's health professions school, engineering college, health care center, motion analysis center and orthopaedic institute found ...
St. Louis -- The University of Missouri has 107 employees at the system level and on the Columbia campus with primary duties for human resources support. If that was all, consultants from PricewaterhouseCoopers told the Board of Curators, it would be a world-class model of efficiency. But because ...
David Steelman -- a Republican, former state legislator and a lawyer from Rolla -- was elected Friday to be the next chairman of the Board of Curators. "We have a remarkable opportunity to remake this institution," Steelman said. "To do that, we're going to have to be bold, but we can't be brash.".
University of Missouri curators on Friday elected David Steelman of Rolla as the new chair of the board. Darryl Chatman of St. Louis was elected vice chair. Both will serve one year in those board leadership positions, starting Jan. 1. Steelman, a lawyer and senior partner at Steelman, Gaunt and Horsefield, ...
The company behind New Town in St. Charles -- known for its "new urbanist" design -- is proposing another distinctive housing development, this one built into the Missouri river bluffs across from Chesterfield. Greg Whittaker, of NT Home Builders, is asking St. Charles County to rezone nearly 400 acres ...
BELLERIVE • An extra week off work in December and a change in the investment time required for a tuition break for dependents are among the perks coming to University of Missouri employees. Employees across the state will get the week between Christmas Day and New Years Day as paid time off ...
tax Plan Threatens University of Missouri Tuition Waivers. The University of Missouri System's tuition waivers for employees would be jeopardized under some versions of the tax overhaul plan being debated in Congress. Nov. 22, 2017, at 5:03 p.m.. Tax Plan Threatens University of Missouri Tuition Waivers ...
The University of Missouri-Kansas City is relocating more than 200 students because of water damage to one of the school's newest residence ...
Columbia police said three men entered a University of Missouri fraternity house annex just before 10 p.m. Saturday, firing multiple gunshots ...
Haskell Monroe Jr., chancellor of the University of Missouri from 1987 to 1993, died Monday in College Station, Texas. Monroe, 86, was ...
Kappa Alpha continues to display the fraternity's name at its chapter house on University Avenue more than a year after having its university ...
St. Louis (AP) -- The University of Missouri-Columbia is cutting the cost of some on-campus housing options starting next fall. That's one of ...
Jake Hubbard of Blue Springs high school and Kansas City Swim Academy has verbally committed to University of Missouri-St. Louis for ...
From time to time well-meaning activists launch campaigns for politically correct university investment policies. The most memorable movement ...
From time to time well-meaning activists launch campaigns for politically correct university investment policies. The most memorable movement ...
University of Missouri-Columbia Slightly Lowers Housing Cost. The University of Missouri in Columbia is slightly lowering some on-campus ...
University of Missouri System President Mun Choi visited Kirksville on Thursday as part of a daylong tour through northeast Missouri.
COLUMBIA (AP) -- The University of Missouri has apologized for referencing the Netflix show "House of Cards" while advertising an internship ...
(AP) -- The University of Missouri has apologized for referencing the Netflix show "House of Cards" while advertising an internship opportunity ...
The University of Missouri was forced into the position of apologizing to lawmakers Wednesday when a call for student interns began with a ...
A recent report says fraternities and sororities at the University of Missouri operate in a free-for-all atmosphere with little oversight or guidance.
students walk by the Delta Upsilon fataernity Thursday at 711 Tiger Ave. The fraternity at the University of Missouri last year was suspended by ...
Columbia police say a woman who caused a brief alert after a report that she had a gun on the University of Missouri campus in Columbia ...
David Steelman is but one member of the University of Missouri System Board of Curators, but his comments this week will do as a helpful ...
The University of Missouri's policies that staff cannot receive a raise if they move from one job to another of the same classification are an ...
University of Missouri System President Mun Choi on Monday announced Dusty Schnieders will start Nov. 1. He's currently chief of staff to ...
University of Missouri Calls Off Search for Staff Lobbyist. By Hannah Haynes • Oct 12, 2017. TweetShareGoogle+email. The University of Missouri has called off ...


 

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