Dale Fisher, curator of education for the University of Iowa's Museum of Art, spoke to a group at MU on Monday about the lessons he learned when a 2008 flood forced his museum to move to a temporary location.
The Missourian's ongoing coverage of the problem of sexual assault aims to encourage dialogue that can lead to change.
Gregory Gerard Holthaus, 18, was pronounced dead Sunday morning after being found unconscious in Dogwood Hall. An autopsy will be performed Tuesday.
Gregory Gerard Holthaus, 18, was found unconscious and not breathing shortly after 9 a.m. Sunday in Dogwood Hall on MU campus. He was pronounced dead after being taken to University Hospital.
MU students followed Giuseppe Verdi's model and kept "one eye on the people, the other on art" by organizing a public talk on the 19th-century Italian composer. Sunday's event was part of a new MU Honors College lecture series.
Creative Ink, a marketing firm run by students, will design a new tagline and logo. The re-branding effort is part of a long-term plan to update the airport's image, facilities and services.
MU's vice chancellor for research will resign Dec. 31 — the latest in a handful of departures during the past year in MU's administration.
Anna Kirkland's talk focused on understanding environmental factors that lead to obesity and how weight discrimination affects people.
The network available to MU researchers is 10,000 times faster than regular at-home Internet speedand 100 times faster than Kansas City's Google Fiber network.
The short-term effects include delayed grant proposals, furloughed adjuncts and research challenges for both students and faculty.
Some fellowships applications will not be accepted or processed during the government shutdown. Students who started their applications early are at an advantage, especially for fellowships with upcoming deadlines.
Marina Shifrin quit her job in a YouTube video that went viral. Now the MU graduate speaks about her experience.
The Venerable Pannavati Bhikkhuni, who spoke at Columbia College on Tuesday, received the 2008 Outstanding Buddhist Women's Award and, in 2009, was commended for her humanitarian efforts by Her Royal Highness Princess of Thailand.
St. Louis attorney Brad Ketcher proposed a ballot initiative that would allow the public to vote on whether the student representative on the UM System Board of Curators — or other public universities in the state — will have the ability to vote.
The MU Student Health Center is still waiting for its flu shots to be delivered, but when they come in, there will be stations set up on campus to provide them to students.
Faculty Council also discussed its desire to be involved with the search for a new provost.
The federal government shutdown has forced MU Extension to halt nutritional education programs for Missouri schoolchildren, parents and seniors.
Students serving in the reserves or National Guard, and students benefiting from the GI bill will have tuition assistance stopped at the end of the month if the government shutdown continues.
Businessman Bruce Kovner donated a rare Pennyroyal Caxton Bible to MU's Special Collections and Rare Books department.
Through the new program, six students supervised by an attorney from the law school will give legal counsel to veterans appealing decisions made on their original disability benefit claims.