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Interim Chancellor Folley Leaving MU for New York Institute of Technology

By Daniel Perreault, 23News Reporter and Aviva Okeson-Haberman, 23News Interactive Director

Interim chancellor Hank Foley is leaving MU on May 3 to become the fourth president of the New York Institute of Technology.

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DPE Hopes Tough Conversations Will Extend Past A Facilitation

By Isabel Lohman, 23News Reporter

Diversity Peer Educators hosted Cultivating Community Conversations in hopes of helping students learn about their existing perceptions and different identities.

DPE held the conference on Sunday, March 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Randi … Read the rest

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Soup dinner raises awareness for hunger and local farming

by Victoria Kuz

The Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture hosted a community meal to raise money for Planting for the Pantry, a CCUA farm program providing fresh produce to local food pantries.

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MU Class Offers Hands-On Experience With Horses

By Celine Pence, 23News Reporter

The MU Equine Teaching Facility is a program that allows MU students to gain hands-on experience with horses. There are a variety of courses and volunteer opportunities available at the farm, one of them being Read the rest

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Asian-American Students Are Ineligible For Diversity Scholarships

By Tess Vrbin, 23News Reporter

Jack Miller and Kelilah Liu both regularly feel like spokespeople for the Asian-American community. Neither they nor the MU administration want that.

MU does not consider Asian Americans eligible for its scholarships aimed at increasing Read the rest

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Live Blog: MSA Presidential Debate, February 27

Live Blog: MSA Presidential Debate, February 27

By Lauren Petterson and Kaleigh Feldkamp

February 27, 2017

The presidential and vice presidential candidates for the Missouri Students Association are facing off in their second public debate. The three slates are Tori Schafer and Riley de Leon; Nathan Willett and Payton … Read the rest

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40 Days For Life Holds Anti-Abortion Rally

By Adedayo Akala, 23News Reporter

The organization 40 Days for Life held an anti-abortion rally in front of the Planned Parenthood, on Feb. 11. Supporters of Planned Parenthood formed a counter protest to show their support of federal funding for Read the rest

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Payton Head Speaks About Black Leadership at MU

by Victoria Kuz

Former Missouri Students Association president Payton Head returned to campus to deliver a Black History Month keynote address on leadership and its challenges on Monday night, Feb. 20.

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Pilot Program Allows Students to Transfer Swipes to Tiger Pantry

Tiger Pantry was founded in 2012, according to their website. By Olivia Gerling and Sam Mosher

Forty-eight percent of college students reported food insecurity in the past 30 days, according to a survey of nearly 4,000 students.

Tiger Pantry began a pilot program this year to help students with food Read the rest

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Live Blog: MSA Presidential Debate, February 21

Live Blog: MSA Presidential Debate, February 21

By Lauren Petterson and Daniel Perreault

February, 21, 2017

The presidential and vice presidential candidates for the Missouri Students Association are facing off in their first public debate. The three slates are Tori Schafer and Riley de Leon; Nathan Willett and … Read the rest

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