The medalists will give free, public master classes at MU on Tuesday. Winners are selected by the faculty on the basis of superior achievements in journalism.
In addition to the annual Campus Decorations and parade, the new amphitheater, Traditions Plaza, will be dedicated on Friday.
Friends who spoke at the vigil described Chris Nicklow as a nature lover who was goofy and carefree.
Nursing student Eric Dailey will receive free textbooks on the president and a year's worth of pizza.
Multiple locations around the Missouri-Illinois region held blood drives in support of the 2014 MU Homecoming blood drive. Counting satellite locations, more than 6,000 pints of blood were estimated to have been collected.
Michele Wheatly was a provost at West Virginia University from 2009 to June 2014. A search committee selected her as a candidate to replace former provost Brian Foster, who retired in December 2013.
MU students Sequoyah Moore and Ashley Bland were among a dozen performers featured in MU's second annual Black 'N Gold Drag Show.
Dalrymple, who was previously dean of the School of Liberal Arts at Excelsior College in Albany, New York, has been leading the college since May 1.
A team of MU students are researching sustainable treatment options for food waste through funding from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Even as they prepare for competition, the riders in Stephens College's equestrian studies program don't let anything upset their team bond.
The state Board of Public Buildings approved bonding to renovate the Lafferre Hall complex, which houses most of the MU College of Engineering.
MU's Homecoming blood drive puts pressure on Greek students to donate in support of a long-standing tradition that has made the event one of the biggest of its kind in the nation.
The National Council on Teacher Quality argues a fair-use exemption should make university syllabi a public record.
The exhibit consists of various interactive activities that educate the public on how to respect and comfort those with disabilities.
MU student Trey Makler was awarded the Sinquefield Composition Prize. For his piece of chamber music, "Elysium," he found inspiration in a photo of Forest Park.
After the first three weeks of the semester, attendance averaged 3,885 per day with the peak time from 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday to Thursday. The complex is funded through student fees, and an expansion would require a student-driven initiative.
The new president wants to make it easier for students to do things such as register for classes and buy textbooks. "Our goal is to try to make it as easy as buying a book on Amazon," he said.
Albie Sachs survived an assassination attempt before Nelson Mandela appointed him to South Africa's highest court. He said he has a proud legacy of being an "activist judge."
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MU and Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff, Missouri will receive 75 percent of the proceeds from the trust assets, which were liquidated during an auction on Sept. 6.