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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 … 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 … Read the rest

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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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NYU Law Professor speaks at MU on mass incarceration

By Brandon Buscher

The University of Missouri hosted a speaking event for New York University Law Professor and Director of the Equal Justice Initiative Bryan Stevenson in Jesse Hall last weekend. Professor Stevenson visited MU to discuss the movement against … Read the rest

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Students respond to campus safety

By Brandon Buscher

On Saturday March 5, the University of Missouri Police Department arrested homeless man Zachery R. Jones on two counts of rape, and one count of forcible sodomy which reportedly occurred on campus. According to MUPD, these incidents … Read the rest

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Bernie Sanders rallies voters before Missouri primaries

Bernie Sanders rallies voters before Missouri primaries

By Lauren Petterson and Danielle Katz

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders visited Missouri State University to rally supporters prior to the Missouri presidential primaries.

The crowd vocally supported Sanders’ platform. With security from the Secret Service and police officers, the rally … Read the rest

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Mini Tigers on Campus

By Abbey Cumnock

The University of Missouri provides lots of different resources for students, but one group that some students feel MU lacks the necessary resources for are student parents and their children. One of the student parents, Samantha Fritsche, … Read the rest

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2016 Mizzou 39 recipients value service, leadership and friendship

By Tess Vrbin

A large crowd gathered in Traditions Plaza on Monday for the reveal of the 2016 Mizzou 39, an honor given to 39 seniors for outstanding leadership, service, and academic achievement during their four years at MU.

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Founders of Black Lives Matter movement discuss its roots and mission

By Jessica Heim-Brouwer and Ian Nickens

Two founders of the Black Lives Matter movement, Alicia Garzia and Opal Tometi, held a discussion moderated by University of Missouri professor Cristina Mislán in Jesse Auditorium Thursday night. This follows a semester of … Read the rest

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Award-winning investigative journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones comes to MU to discuss how to professionally cover racial issues

By Haley Broughton

Nikole Hannah-Jones came to MU to discuss the most effective way to cover racial issues as a responsible journalist. Hannah-Jones has received many notable awards for her investigative journalism; she was named Journalist of the Year by … Read the rest

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