International students at a loss for tutoring

Wednesday, September 12, 2007 | 5:01 p.m. CDT; updated 1:08 a.m. CDT, Saturday, July 19, 2008

COLUMBIA — Four years ago, Ruth Ninajanty arrived from Indonesia to attend MU. Struggling to understand both a fast-talking professor and new terms and formulas in her economics class, she went to the university’s Student Success Center to find a tutor.