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Stephens College students uses social media to stop street harassment

Mackenzie Moore, 23News reporter

On the sidewalk outside of Seoul Taco, the words “Imma take you home with me,” are written in chalk. These words were said to a group of girls walking back to campus. The students DMed Stephens … Read the rest

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Former beauty queen speaks on beauty of disability

Mackenzie Moore, 23News reporter

Miss America contestant Nicole Kelly came to campus Oct. 4 for Celebrate Ability Week at MU. She made history as being one of the first ever Miss America contestants with a physical ability, being born without … Read the rest

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Students protest Kavanaugh nomination at Speaker’s Circle

Bella Ledonne, 23News Reporter

On Oct. 5, University of Missouri students and Columbia residents gathered in Speaker’s Circle to protest the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh and to share testimonies of sexual assault. Demonstrators also wore black in a show of … Read the rest

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What in Carnation is the Tiger Garden?

Rachel Schwartz, 23News reporter

Roses and carnations line the wall of the shop. Halloween pumpkins and fall wreaths fill the front window sills. Halloween is right around the corner and customers are greeted by a black pumpkin sign that says Read the rest

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It’s On Us Bill Could Bring Change to the Way Sex is Taught in School

By Veronica Mohesky, 23News staffer

High school senior Sophia Caratti expressed little enthusiasm about her mandatory health class freshman year.

“We just learned about first-aid, childbirth, drug use,” Caratti said. “And that’s it.”

Her friend Kristin Ruble agreed. Both Hickman Read the rest

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Aly Raisman visits Missouri Theatre to talk about sexual assault

By Erin Davis, 23News Reporter

The Department of Student Activities hosted Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman at Missouri Theatre on Wednesday, April 18. Before Raisman spoke, she sat down with 23News to answer a few questions. Here is what she … Read the rest

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Live Blog: MSA Presidential Debate, April 12

By Isabel Lohman and Mawa Iqbal

April 12, 2018

The presidential candidates for the Missouri Students Association are facing off in their second public debate. Robert Schmidt is running under the Mizzou for You slate and Julia Wopata is running … Read the rest

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MSA Presidential election is declared null and void during senate meeting

By Mawa Iqbal, 23News reporter

Missouri Students Association Senate passed a resolution to declare the 2018 MSA Presidential Election null and void, and to order a special election after spring break. Resolution 57-45 was passed with 11 yeses, zero nos, Read the rest

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Russian social media interference played a role in 2015 MU Protests according to a new report

By Mawa Iqbal, 23News reporter

A network of Russian Twitter trolls masterminded a disinformation campaign meant to incite chaos and fear during the MU protests in November 2015, according to a report published by the U.S. Air Force strategic journal Read the rest

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Three MSA candidates drop out of the race

By Mawa Iqbal, 23News reporter

Update Wednesday 10:15 a.m.: Caius Gillen, vice presidential candidate under the More to Roar slate, has removed himself from the race as of Wednesday morning. He announced his resignation on Twitter.

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