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Testing will begin west of Providence Road and north of E. Ash Street, progress southeast through downtown, south through the University of Missouri campus, then southwest along Flat Branch Creek. The city says the smoke testing will identify issues with the infrastructure where water is entering ...
ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) - Nine students from the University of Missouri drove 17 hours to spend their spring break doing community service in Roanoke. "We are very far from home," said Site Leader Monica Roselli. The University of Missouri students are using their break to help Roanoke ...

Now, researchers at the University of Missouri have found that combining a cancer therapy, which activates mutant p53 and is currently under a clinical trial, with a second drug therapy that helps suppress tumor blood vessels found in cancer cells, can help significantly reduce the spread of breast ...
University of Missouri Health Care continues to be extremely profitable as it grows its market share of surgeries, births and in-patient hospital stays, a report delivered Wednesday to a Board of Curators' committee shows. In the first seven months of the fiscal year, the health system doubled the ... Health Care
Sigma Alpha Epsilon closed its University of Missouri chapter Monday, the fifth fraternity to be shut down at MU for a long period in the past two years and the third university chapter closed by the national organization since the beginning of classes in August. The order closing the chapter for at least ...
That's a fine goal, and one that could bring nationwide recognition and in time additional revenue that will help support less lucrative programs. MU Chancellor Alexander Cartwright has set a goal to double MU's research spending, currently at $250 million annually. As MU looks to scale back ...

COLUMBIA, Mo._ The University of Missouri is facing a $60 million budget shortfall on its Columbia campus under a worst-case scenario for state support and enrollment. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that Chancellor Alexander Cartwright held a campus faculty meeting Monday to discuss a ...
An unknown number of the University of Missouri's 846 non-tenured faculty received letters Wednesday saying they would not be offered a contract for the coming academic year, according to a notice sent to the campus by interim Provost Jim Spain. Another decline in enrollment in the fall and ...
University of Missouri leaders have worried for several years about MU's position in the American Association of Universities and on Tuesday Chancellor Alexander Cartwright set a goal of climbing out of the bottom of the association's rankings for research spending. The association consists of 28 ...
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 ...


 

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