MU's blood drive is one of the top-giving blood drives in the country. But it's unwise for all members to be pressured to give, especially if they're sick.
Breaking the so-called rules of language seems to be happening with more frequency. It would be much more effective if the rules were broken on purpose instead of misusing words out of ignorance.
Of all the Tigers and Lions and Bears of this world, there might just be only one loveable doll of a mascot, and she (he?) lives right here in Our Fair City.
World changes and the lightning fast pace of news call for changes in how the Missourian edits the news and helps its readers stay informed.
Readers Board members help the Missourian stay connected to the community and get a behind-the-scenes look at the work we do.
Proponents of the amendment to mandate teacher evaluations by student progress didn't like what they saw in the polls and withdrew from active campaigning. Amendment 3 might not pass, but it's not going away.
A racist team name makes a former favorite T-shirt a necessary addition to the garbage pile.
The phrase, "dog days of summer" dates to the Greeks and Romans.
The story of protest and confrontation is a local story for every community in the country, even when your journalists stay home.
While comedian Weird Al's 'Blurred Lines' parody sparked a rewarding conversation about grammar, some take issue with statements made in the song.
As the Aug. 5 election approaches, voters guides update Missouri residents about hot-button issues.
A rare respite from the heat in July seemed to put everyone in a better mood. Executive Editor Tom Warhover imagines the perfect story to go along with the perfect week.
Monday's storm wasn't the roughest event in Columbia's weather history, but that didn't stop it from knocking out power in the west.
In following up on the story of Angela Anderson's family coping with the loss of two children, our newsroom learned a valuable lesson.
Slow news days beget curiosity, and executive editor Tom Warhover has quite a few questions he would like answered.
In the conversation about sexual assault on campus, the UM System has taken one step forward, while George Will has taken two steps back.
There are plenty of candidates for leisure reading this summer. First up is something that certainly fulfills that "not-so-complicated plot" requirement for a beach read.
A program through Google will present short one- or two-question surveys before users can read a story. If you are a member, you won't see any surveys.
The Missourian editors will be examining changes to the Associated Press Stylebook and deciding which to implement with its own style. If you have a revision for us to consider, please send it along by Friday.
Photos from a motorcycle accident prompted strong reactions from some readers.