University of Missouri-Columbia
Though some Republicans objected to incurring more debt, Missouri senators gave initial approval Thursday to a plan that would authorize $600 million of bonds to pay for hundreds of long-needed repairs at state buildings and public colleges.
An associate professor at the University of Missouri School of Law is involved in a case that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court this week.
The University of Missouri is considering changes to its employee policy for reporting suspected sexual violence amid a flurry of attention to the issue prompted by a former school swimmer’s suicide.
For the first time in six years, the Missouri Tigers are left out of the NCAA tournament.
Mizzou Head Football Coach Gary Pinkel, the winningest coach in the school’s history, has agreed to a contract extension through the 2020 season.
The couple’s gift will support scholarships to the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine.
Deaton, who was named chancellor in 2004, announced his retirement Wednesday in Columbia. The university has not named his replacement.
The university announced at noon that all classes and exams are cancelled effective immediately.
An annual report by the Institution of International Education says Missouri’s public and private higher education facilities had 16,061 international students during the 2011-2012 academic year. That was up 6.3 percent from the previous year.
Digital decision has generated significant nationwide criticism.