Archive | August, 2016

Graduate students hold rally to advocate for unionizing

Graduate students hold rally to advocate for unionizing

Aviva Okeson-Haberman, MUTV 23News Interactive Director and Lauren Petterson, MUTV Social Media Director

When Sarah Senff took the microphone at Wednesday’s rally, she talked about mentoring a fellow graduate student. Senff is the Coalition of Graduate Workers Organizing and Grievance … Read the rest

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MU Libraries brace for 17 percent reduction in collection expenditures

By Emmett Ferguson, 23News Reporter

The MU Libraries are cutting $1.2 million from their acquisitions budget as a result of the revenue shortfall caused by declining student enrollment.

“Some of the Libraries’ cuts will come from staff positions and hours, but … Read the rest

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Governor Nixon ordered to serve as public defender

Governor Nixon ordered to serve as public defender

By Brandon Buscher, 23News Reporter

Director of the Missouri State Public Defender System Michael Barrett issued a letter Tuesday to Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, ordering him to serve as a public defender in a case where a man was accused … Read the rest

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MU Counseling Center hired diversity coordinator for the fall semester

By: Daniel Perreault, 23News Reporter

Concerned Student 1950  called for the counseling center to hire counselors “with lived experiences that extend beyond their formal training” in a list of demands made in February.

“There are not many, if any, [MU Read the rest

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