Missouri will buy into the observatory at a 5 percent level, meaning it will have 15 nights for research.
MU honored retiring provost Brian Foster and Vice Chancellor of Administrative Services Jackie Jones Friday night.
A new MU facility, expected to be built within the next five years, will produce isotopes crucial to medical imaging tests.
At "The Soul," a Black Culture Awareness Week event, attendees learned about how the tobacco industry advertises to minority populations, specifically the African-American population.
Gibson was a physical education teacher at Lincoln University in Jefferson City in the early 1950s.
Several politicians and MU officials attested to Deaton's compassionate leadership. He is retiring as chancellor on Nov. 15 after serving nine years.
The plan will attempt to raise MU's ranking in Association of American Universities by recruiting more faculty, bolstering research and planning investments.
For many MU students, repayment of educational loans is little more than a far-off reality to be dealt with after graduation.
MU Chancellor Brady Deaton presented a study that explains MU's low rating in the Association of American Universities.
Thanks to a grant from the National Institutes of Health, MU's Post-baccalaureate Research Education Program will be able to continue for another four years. The program has trained 28 scholars since it started.
Brady Deaton retires as chancellor on Nov. 15 but will work with his wife, Anne, at a campus institute focused on food security, water safety and environmental sustainability.
Associated Press correspondent Aye Aye Win has faced danger as a reporter in Myanmar, but she said if she could do everything over again, she would still be a journalist.
UM System President Tim Wolfe appointed Steve Owens as interim chancellor for the time between Deaton's retirement and the new chancellor's arrival on campus. UM System Spokesman John Fougere said the chancellor search committee is on schedule to name a new chancellor soon.
Penn State will pay $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Because golf is often used as a way to forge business connections, Washington University in St. Louis is offering a course teaching international students the basics of the game.
Journalists and strategic communicators will travel from across the U.S. and the world — from New York to Myanmar — to receive awards for their career-long service to the industry.
One of the seven recipients of the Missouri Honor Medal this year, Carol Guzy, gives background information about five images she's taken for The Washington Post.
A report showing tuition increases at Missouri's four-year public colleges and universities have been smaller than those in other states.
Elizabeth Loftus answered questions about the role of false memories in the Ryan Ferguson case before her lecture in Jesse Wrench Auditorium.
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