Chancellor Brady Deaton has announced that nuclear engineering graduate programs are open for admissions and stated the MU Nuclear Science and Engineering Institute curriculum won't be changed within the next five years.
Jeanne Snodgrass, the new director of MU Hillel, uses her experience with college students and business knowledge to expand programming.
American Airlines launched flights to and from Chicago and Dallas-Fort Worth.
Despite her parents being arrested when she was 8, Monica Smith has become a successful student and athlete and has learned what it means to forgive.
The Tigers shot just 4-for-27 behind the arc Thursday at Vanderbilt, resulting in a 62-46 loss. Senior guard Sydney Crafton led the Tigers with 20 points in the loss.
Senior Jess McConnell led the Stars with 20 points, six rebounds and five assists in the win.
The Columbia College men's basketball team narrowly beat Missouri Baptist University to remain undefeated and clinch a share of the conference regular-season championship.
Lily Abreu scored a career-high 34 points for Columbia College. Danielle Ingrum also had 11 points for the Cougars.
With Thursday's ribbon cutting ceremony, Columbia Regional Airport now offers flights to and from Chicago, Dallas Fort-Worth and Orlando. The Missourian asked ceremony attendees and other Columbia residents what other destinations they'd like the airport to offer.
Student-reporters at the Missourian competed with professionals in the 2012 Associated Press Sports Editors contest and won 11 awards — the most since 2001.
Jasmine Cooper is a sophomore textile and apparel management major at MU. She keeps a blog called Fashion Stories, where she hopes to inspire young women to be confident in their own skin.
The Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys volunteered at Feeding America food banks across the state, beginning in Columbia on Jan. 28.
Kermit "Mat" Gentry Nations Jr., 67, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. He was an artist, gardener, veteran and caring partner.
The plan also would pare back Gov. Jay Nixon's proposed $34 million funding increase for public colleges and universities to $20 million.
The House approved a constitutional amendment that allows a photo ID requirement. Lawmakers then endorsed legislation to implement it.
Elliott Johnson, who was also a high school basketball star, played in the Tampa Bay Rays organization for 11 years.
Cardinals chairman William DeWitt said he hopes the contract extensions help the team continue contending for World Series titles in the near future.
Decked out in a giant satin heart on top of the wooly suit, Froese delivered a card, cookies and balloons to Devin Glenn at Veterans United Home Loans on Forum Boulevard.
Mr. Nations, who served in the Navy, is survived by his partner, Chris J. Davidson, one brother and one sister.