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23News Sept. 20, 2017

This week on 23News, Veronica Mohesky and Zoey Shedd discuss the eruption of protests in St. Louis. Other topics include Green Dot Day and the It’s Happened Exhibit that addresses the reality of sexual assault on campus. Brian Woods sits down with the president of the associated students of the University of Missouri to discuss […]

23News Sept. 13, 2017

This week on 23News, Michael Van Shoik and Taylor Peterson talk about the ruling from a Boone County Intellectual Property case as well as the football traditions of MU’s biggest football fans. Veronica Mohesky sits down with Mitchell Stoell from 23Sports to discuss big changes in the MU football team. 23News: Sept. 13, 2017 from […]

Coalition of Graduate Workers hold third annual rally

Isabel Lohman, 23News Digital Director Coalition of Graduate Workers held a rally on Wednesday, August 23 to call attention to graduate student rights and commemorate the union’s victories. The group started at the columns and continued to Tiger Plaza. Graduate students wore red and held signs that said “Grads make Mizzou work” and “A promise […]

It Happened art exhibit focuses on sexual violence

It Happened art exhibit focuses on sexual violence

By Cassidy Fox, 23News Reporter and Isabel Lohman, 23News Digital Director The “It Happened” art exhibition focuses on the issue of sexual violence through artwork by local and national artists. The exhibit is in the George Caleb Bingham Gallery located in the MU’s Fine Arts Building. It is open until Sept. 21. The exhibit is […]

23News Sept. 6, 2017

On this week’s episode of 23News, Annabel Thorp and Richard Komendanchik discuss the changes in student charge use as well as the reaction of administration after the removal of DACA. You’ll also get a recap of what you missed over the summer and see footage from the Solar Eclipse. 23News Sept. 6, 2017 from MUTV […]

LGBTQ Students Face Higher Rates of Harrassment

Due to an error, this article was not posted until August 11, 2017. It had originally been created for November 10, 2017. By Tashfia Parvez and Isabel Lohman LGBTQ students at MU face higher rates of harassment compared to their straight peers. According to a 2009 MU Campus Climate Survey, 57 percent of students who identify […]

MU Professor Studies Asian International Students’ Sense of Belonging on Campus

Due to an error, this article was not posted until August 11, 2017. It had originally been created for November 16, 2017. By Tashfia Parvez There are more than a million international students studying in the United States, according to The Hechinger Report. However, the struggles they may face trying to fit into a new culture […]

Residence Halls Available for Guest Reservation Won’t Offer Wifi

By Shoshana Dubnow, 23News Director MU will not be providing wifi services to guests who book a room in the residence halls. When Vice Chancellor for Operations Gary Ward announced the initiative at the UM Board of Curators meeting on June 22, 2017, the original package included high-speed wireless internet. However, Liz McCune, associate director […]

Five Tips to Survive Summer Welcome

By Nicole Harrington, 23News Reporter Summer Welcome is super exciting although it can be a bit intimidating as well. You want to get the most out of this experience and leave feeling like you can call MU your home. But what should you expect from Summer Welcome? You should expect a fun two days filled […]

Choi announces new system-wide effort to promote open educational resources

Choi announces new system-wide effort to promote open educational resources

Aviva Okeson-Haberman, MUTV General Manager UM System President Mun Choi announced a system-wide effort to promote open educational resources in an event held at MU’s bookstore on June 21. Choi said ten courses throughout the UM system will use open educational resources, which are free teaching and learning materials available online. Open educational resources can […]

UM System Announces New MU Chancellor

UM System Announces New MU Chancellor

By Daniel Perreault, 23News Executive Producer and Isabel Lohman, 23News Digital Director UM System President Mun Choi announced Alexander Cartwright as the new chancellor for MU. “Dr. Cartwright is joining the University of Missouri-Columbia at a pivotal time in our history,” Choi said. “His leadership and accomplishments in the areas of research and creative works, […]

Leadership Changes at MU

By Kaleigh Feldkamp, 23News Reporter Throughout the 2016-2017 school year, MU has undergone various leadership changes in different administrative positions. Follow along with our timeline to see all of the changes in chronological order. (more…)

23News April 26, 2017

This week on 23News, we delve into MU’s plan to divest from fossil fuels. We also sit down with PHA’s Vice President of Risk Management, Ashley Norris, to learn more about the new Safe Sisters program.

LGBTQ Resource Center Encourages Open Conversation in Celebration of Pride Month

By Isabel Lohman, Digital Director LGBTQ Resource Center hosted a discussion about slut shaming on Wednesday to promote open conversations about issues that the LGBTQ community faces. The event was called “Candid Chats Series: Slut Shaming!” and was the third and last installment in the series. MU Pride 2017 is here! With 35+ events his […]

Columbia Will Hold March as Part of National Initiative to Raise Awareness About Science Funding

Columbia Will Hold March as Part of National Initiative to Raise Awareness About Science Funding

By: Jack Elmendorf, 23News Reporter and Juliana Tornabene, 23NewsReporter The March for Science Mid-Missouri hopes to generate conversation on science’s role in politics. This is a satellite march for the March for Science in Washington D.C., both of which will occur on Earth Day, April 22 at 2 p.m. The March for Science website includes […]