Ruth Serven


Education reporter for The Missourian. Native of Oklahoma City, Missouri School of Journalism '17. Reach me at ruthserven (at) gmail (dot) com for questions, concerns or comments.

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Roughly one-fifth of MU’s student body comes from the St. Louis metropolitan area; nearly half of undergraduate students come from urban counties.

River and stream levels rose across the state this week after days of rain. Communities along the Missouri, Mississippi, Meramec and Current r…

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Richard, thanks for commenting! I'm the reporter who wrote the article. I wasn't clear that Ward's proposal is for educational and general buildings, which are paid for through tuition and state appropriations. The stadium and athletics buildings, MU Health Care, Memorial Union, residential …