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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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23News February 28, 2018

Sienna DeBolt and Brian Woods discuss a fine on MU Athletic Director Jim Sterk by the SEC after comments he made about the South Carolina women’s basketball coach this month. MU Chancellor Alexander Cartwright announces new initiatives to enhance research … Read the rest

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23News February 21, 2018

This week on 23News, Katie Reich and Brian Woods discuss a new report that says Russia is responsible for tweets sent during the November 2015 campus protests saying the KKK was on campus. Multiple media reports say Terrence Phillips is … Read the rest

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Recent Government Proposals Leave Fate of Missouri Higher Education Rather Bleak, According to MU Students

By Mawa Iqbal, 23News reporter

Leaders of MU students groups fear that the quality of Missouri higher education and, ultimately, Missouri’s economic health will be jeopardized by Gov. Greitens’ 2019 budget plan.

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23News February 14, 2018

MU leaders travel to Jefferson City to update members of the state senate and house leadership on the progress of the UM review commission, plus all MU non-faculty staffers will soon be required to complete a performance survey. An MU … Read the rest

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23News, February 07, 2018

Gannon Rushall and Blythe Dorrian discuss the increase in applications to MU and the effect this will have on the institution going forward. Legendary MU men’s basketball coach Mort Stewart is honored with a lifetime achievement award and MU System … Read the rest

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Sen. Claire McCaskill is Greeted with Praise and Criticism During Her Visit to MU

By Veronica Mohesky, 23News Reporter

Sen. Claire McCaskill addressed questions from MU students in Jesse Wrench Auditorium at a student forum on Friday, Jan. 26.

McCaskill talked with students about issues such as sexual assault on campus, tuition, healthcare and … Read the rest

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23News, January 31, 2018

Missouri Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill visits MU and 23News reporter Veronica Mohesky gets a chance to cover this event! An MU basketball player is suspended indefinitely and football fans will have to find alternative lodging during the upcoming season. Last … Read the rest

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Activist groups hold Mid-Missouri Solidarity March and Rally To Protest Trump Administration

Approximately 1700 Missourians gathered outside the Boone County Courthouse to take part in the Mid-Missouri Solidarity March and Rally on Saturday, Jan. 20. Social activist organizations from across the Mid-Missouri region hosted the event. It was held in “broad opposition Read the rest

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