Several University of Missouri students are pressing the system's governing board for faster reforms in diversity as the Columbia campus continues grappling with racial unrest punctuated by racial protests there last November.
The search committee for a new University of Missouri system president will include two students, two faculty members and a staff member.
Legislators press to keep curator seats vacant
Missouri’s Democratic governor pledged Thursday to circumvent the Republican-led Legislature if needed to fill vacancies on the board that oversees the state’s flagship university, further escalating the tensions of legislators already frustrated about the handling of racial issues that culminated in the resignations of the system president and campus chancellor.
State Auditor Nicole Galloway announced Thursday that the state will implement two new audits to state-funded universities, including one that will examine the University of Missouri System’s administration.
Since October, South Callaway elementary and middle school students have used individual reading scores to find the best fit for them when checking out books at the library.
The University of Missouri's Graduate Professional Council has passed a resolution affirming graduate students' status as university employees.
A bomb threat Thursday at William Woods University proved to be a hoax.
Two dozen protesters interrupted a meeting of the University of Missouri system's governing board to read a list of demands for improvements in diversity.
Bright Flight cuts?
A student advocacy group is lobbying to eliminate Missouri’s merit-based Bright Flight scholarship because members say it’s inequitable among public schools, rural schools and students of color.
‘A positive spin’
Heather Yates is the coordinator of the Positive Behavior Intervention Support (PBIS) program at Fulton Middle School, which allows students to earn Hornet Bucks that can in turn be used to buy special rewards at the PBIS “store” set up in the school or used in a drawing to earn further rewards from community businesses.
The interim president of the University of Missouri system told lawmakers Wednesday their concerns about the turmoil last year at the state’s flagship campus are being addressed as he urged them not to cut higher education funding.
A bill to promote awareness and research on mental illness among medical students is moving forward in the Missouri House.
The University of Missouri system has announced more than $920,000 in spending on diversity efforts as it seeks to recover from racial unrest on its Columbia campus
A national association is calling for the reinstatement of a suspended University of Missouri assistant professor who was involved in a run-in with two student journalists during campus protests.
The Hatton-McCredie outdoor classroom is one dad’s weekend away from being finished now that the Fulton school received a grant to build two bridges on the trails.