The Missouri Department of Higher Education estimates that sixty percent of jobs within the state “will require some form of post-secondary education” by 2018.
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Nearly 800 MU students will be spending spring break serving others this year, up from 650 students last spring.
In the request, $13 million would be generated in part through expanded Medicaid funding, which has been widely criticized by Republicans.
The council, which met for the first time this year on Thursday night, hear complaints about online access to mandated reporter training.
The new facility staffs about 250 and allows room for expansion.
A record-breaking 32,588 students have enrolled at MU for the spring semester.
Spearheaded by students, Stephens College Diversity Week featured a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday night at Kimball Ballroom. This is the college's first Diversity Week.
A new phone service will give students counseling help when the main office is closed. It will be available at 5 p.m. on Tuesday.
The highly-rated private school ranks at the bottom of the country's wealthiest schools when it comes to how few Pell recipients it enrolls.
The 1,200-acre center is located 45 minutes southeast of Rolla, along the Meramec River. Researchers will use a Maveric model that weighs 2.6 pounds and has a 29.5-inch wingspan.
Steelman is a Republican attorney from Rolla who served for six years in the Missouri House starting in 1979, including as the minority party leader. He ran unsuccessfully for attorney general against Nixon in 1992.
MU spokeswoman Mary Jo Banken said eligible employees received letters Thursday about the program. Applications are due March 2.
The proposal is based on a program in Tennessee that has drawn 58,000 applicants, almost 90 percent of the state's high school seniors.
The proposed change would create a nine-step process for dismissing tenured faculty for serious offenses. It's part of the UM System's Title IX overhaul.
Monday's vote was tallied by the National Labor Relations Board in St. Louis and won't be made official for seven days.
Gov. Jay Nixon hosted the first Missouri Beef Summit on Monday at Reynolds Alumni Center, where experts discussed ways to keep the state's beef industry strong.
The position will focus on the psychology of film and television characters.
After 18 years as an administrator at the school, Terry Smith will return to his true passion — teaching.
More than 175 alumni and friends of Columbia College gathered to visit with Santa Claus and donate to The Food Bank of Central and Northeast Missouri.