The agreement was drafted to prevent universities from taking kickbacks from student lenders.
Sara Gruen, author of the book "Water for Elephants," signed autographs Tuesday afternoon at the Columbia Public Library through the communitywide One Read program.
A policy revision, effective Oct. 1, means that applicants to full-time and part-time faculty and staff positions at MU will be required to submit to a criminal background check before being hired.
Members of the Board of Curators are meeting today to discuss the search for a new general counsel.
The university’s newest piece of art was dedicated Tuesday in a ceremony at the Life Sciences Center. The sculpture was funded by Al McQuinn, a 1954 MU graduate.
The partnership with National Notification Network, a California company, implements a more elaborate campus alert system — the same that was recently adopted by Virginia Tech.
Professors at colleges in Columbia are trying to figure out how to effectively use YouTube, the popular video-sharing Web site, in their classes to reach students on a familiar playing ground.
Fraternities and sororities are concerned about sprinkler installation standards set by the city.
The University of Missouri-St. Louis chancellor, under pressure from students, faculty and other UM System campuses, said he now objects to MU dropping “Columbia” from its official name because it will undermine the legitimacy of other campuses in the system.
After traveling to Kenya and seeing the rampant poverty and disease, Syed decided he wanted to bring that knowledge to Christians in Amreica who have the capacity to help. Thus, the 10/10 Project was born.
MU engineering researchers have developed a non-invasive, advanced drug delivery system using nanotechnology that might improve the treatment of serious illnesses such as cancer and HIV.
Tom Bass of Columbia is offering 69.5 acres of his family’s land for $3.5 million.
The Booze News, a new publication distributed in Columbia, has been accused by MU students and the MU Student Wellness Center of containing highly offensive content
Federal guidelines prohibit students without U.S. citizenship or permanent residency from participating in MU’s individual tutoring program.
College professors are trying new things to increase the classroom reading habits of their students.
MU provides interest-free loans to students who still have not received federal PLUS loans.
A hearing on a lawsuit to stop MOHELA from transferring funds into a building-construction program begins Tuesday morning. The filing students claim the funds should be used for loan forgiveness.
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.