Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky is settling in to her new role as dean of the MU School of Law and advocating for a culture of support and academic rigor.
Assistant Director of Community Outreach for the Columbia Missourian. Grad student in convergence journalism at MU.
MU revealed goals Monday to increase enrollment and retention rates by 2023, along with the number of students finishing degrees and landing jobs after graduation.
A DACA recipient in Fulton said he and his fiancée are bracing for his possible deportation when his DACA permit expires next year. "I’ll be lost in Mexico," he said. "All I know is America."
Participation in the MU Study Abroad program is up by almost 22 percent from five years ago. An event Monday showcased stories and photographs from its participants.
In response to grievances aired in the campus climate survey, Cartwright said working groups of students, administrators, faculty and staff will begin meeting this month.
The UM System's governing board was full of questions for a branding agency working with MU. "The entire state" is concerned, one curator said.
The UM Board of Curators convened Thursday in Kansas City for two days of general business, reviews and planning.
The discussion Monday is meant to help inform the needs, goals and priorities of Columbia Public Schools for the next decade.
The institute in the School of Journalism is named for MU alumnus and former Yum Brands Inc. CEO David Novak.