The comic book — or graphic novel — has secured its place in contemporary literature, said MU associate professor Andrew Hoberek at a lecture at Stephens College on Wednesday.
Flags of 42 countries adorned Francis Quadrangle on Tuesday morning as festivities began for the inaugural International Day at MU. The event, which was coordinated by the Missouri International Student Council, brought together 13 different ethnic student organizations.
Financial strains have caused Missouri's student loan agency to again fall behind on its payments to Gov. Matt Blunt's college construction program.
Though it may fly under the radar with the general population, University Surplus has a booming resale business in used items from all of MU's departments.
Andrew Hoberek, an associate professor of English and director of Graduate Studies at MU, will discuss the increase in popularity of graphic novels at a Stephens College lecture.
An MU professor is part of a team that has examined why people engage in religious behavior. The researchers hope an anthropological study will provide better answers than have been previously found.
MU’s School of Medicine announced Thursday that Dr. Robert Churchill will serve as interim dean in place of Dr. William Crist, who is leaving MU to serve as vice-president for health affairs at the University of Arizona.
Greg Mortenson, author of “Three Cups of Tea,” the book chosen for this year’s Mizzou Reads program, spoke at Jesse Auditorium on Tuesday.
Chinese students give and get new perspectives at MU.
The author of six books of poetry will read some of his work Thursday as part of a fall series presented by the Center for the Literary Arts at MU.
The libraries canceled an earlier plan to reduce acquisitions, thanks to the reallocated money from MU administration and contributions from donors. Worries still exist, however, about rising costs for journals.
Two Columbia men pursue degrees in nursing at Columbia College after losing their jobs at 3M.
Carol Loomis, an MU alumna and senior editor-at-large for Fortune magazine, returned for the Journalism School's centennial to participate in a discussion about how magazines and newspapers need to change to survive in a digital world.
The day-long closures will occur during all home games to save on operating expenses during the complex's little-used periods.
The gift is from Robert L. Hawkins Jr., a law school alumnus, and his wife, Elizabeth Hunter Hawkins, in honor of Dale A. Whitman, who was a professor and dean of the law school from 1982 to 1988.
Located on the northeast end of Francis Quadrangle, the Reynolds Journalism Institute houses a revamped journalism program and an institute seeking to revitalize an industry.
Owners of Tan Time LLC, which operates The Spa, are still operating through a restraining order despite MU's attempt to shut down the service over the summer.