In 2005, Washington Monthly started ranking colleges in response to criticism over the popular U.S. News and World Report rankings. MU Provost Brian Foster says, in general, the information in these rankings is important, but it can be tough to interpret.
Tad Bartimus, a forerunner in journalism, will be the keynote speaker Tuesday night for the 20th anniversary celebration of the The National Women in the Media collection.
Chancellor Brady Deaton, along with some officials and alumni, say the “dash Columbia” hurts the flagship campus and causes confusion for potential students and donors.
At MU, Bond emphasizes the U.S. and MU’s economic, military and educational ties to Korea.
In May, MU law professor Frank Bowman wrote opinion pieces that appeared in the New York Times and Slate, an online magazine, arguing that Attorney General Alberto Gonzales should be impeached for “lying to Congress” about the firings of eight U.S. attorneys. Today, he responds to news of Gonzales' resignation.
The fourth annual Korea Week activities kicked off Sunday with a picnic attended by about 200 people.
Nate and Ella Edwards, two talented siblings, have each won drum major positions at their respective schools for the 2007-08 school year.
The University of Missouri System is increasing the pension fund by 2 percent. but even so, retirees say it is not enough to maintain pace with inflation.
Two UM faculty service departments are moving off the MU campus to create more room to help employees.
The Missouri School of Journalism will take steps today to formalize its agreement to send about 50 students to Beijing to work as interns/volunteers at the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
Gov. Matt Blunt released recommendations Tuesday from his Missouri Campus Security Task Force, which will be used to improve campus security across Missouri.
University of Missouri System curators now plan to interview presidential finalists at least twice before making a job offer — a precaution seemingly designed to avoid being spurned by candidates who get cold feet.
Created in the wake of the Virginia Tech shootings, the group recommends that all students receive emergency training.
MU's 2007 enrollment increase is the smallest in years despite record number of freshmen and an increased retention rate.
Many new international students have to make adjustments after they land in Columbia. And their numbers are growing.
Zack Odem, a first-year graduate student at MU, has hopes of becoming an executive at a major company.
As new residents and returning students move into their rented duplexes, homes and apartments, dealing with landlords and the legal issues can cause major headaches. They become even worse when citizens are unaware of their rights as tenants.
The MU Research Reactor Center celebrated the addition of a new cyclotron facility Wednesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
On Thursday, MU opened the doors of the newly renovated Hatch and McDavid residence halls. University staff, students and parents toured the revamped halls and dorm rooms and glimpsed a vision for dorm living for coming generations of students.