Missouri climber dies in Rocky Mountain National Park

A Springfield man has died in a climbing accident at Rocky Mountain National Parkin Colorado.

St. Louis area parents table school transfers suit

A group that pressured St. Louis area school systems to accept more transfer students won't seek legal action on behalf of families shut out from their top choices.

Analysis: 4 reasons why Missouri will — and 4 for why it won't — make it to a bowl this year

Working for the Tigers' chances at a bowl game are healthy players and star power. Working against the Tigers is a brutal schedule combined with coaching turnover.

Mizzou football's five new recruits

These five recruits are from four different states.

5 concerts to watch for this fall

Columbia venues to host variety of bands.

12 places to get Mizzou apparel for this upcoming sports season

There are at least 12 places that sell MU licensed items around Columbia.

4 majors discontinued, 2 introduced for Stephens College students

Apparel studies and event and convention management will be two new majors offered at Stephens College.

Five new full-time faculty at Columbia College plus a presidential search

Terry Smith became interim president Aug. 2 and is expected to remain for the duration of the 2013-2014 school year.

Columbia College’s new science center by the numbers

The Gerald T. and Bonnie M. Brouder Science Center will open in August at Columbia College.

Sixteen international restaurants around downtown Columbia

Here is a list of 16 international restaurants around downtown Columbia.

4 summer renovation projects at Stephens College

Dudley Hall, Pillusbury Science Center, Hickman Hall and Stamper Commons are receiving upgrades.

5 new living spaces will be available to students in August

Some new buildings still have space available.

The 19 outgoing seniors on the Missouri football team

There are 19 seniors on the Missouri football team who will be leaving MU.

281 members and 10 kinds of instruments make up Mizzou's marching band

There are 52 trumpets in Marching Mizzou, the highest number of any instrument.

6 outside spots downtown to pick up free Wi-Fi

The network pops up on devices as "District Free Wi-Fi" and no password is required.

3 bus changes in August returning students should know about

Columbia Transit plans to upgrade its current bus tracking system by mid-August.

4 major construction projects give campus a facelift

Parts of campus are getting maintenance or makeovers before the fall semester starts.

6 performances in Jesse Hall during fall semester

The University Concert Series is bringing an array of shows to Jesse Auditorium this fall.

5 interesting, new classes to be offered this fall

These classes count for general education credit.

4 award-winning faculty members in 2013

Four MU professors have been honored with awards or committee positions.