Attorney appointed as new UM general counsel

Friday, October 5, 2007 | 12:33 p.m. CDT; updated 6:20 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — The UM System Board of Curators announced today that it has appointed Stephen J. Owens, a Kansas City attorney, as the next general counsel for the university system that includes campuses in St. Louis, Kansas City, Rolla and Columbia.