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Mizzou News to Know: 3/17/21

This week we look at two holidays this March and a Mizzou professor’s take on Women’s History Month. We also look at a way that Black and brown Mizzou graduates are still impacting Mizzou (more…)

“MU Remembers” the lost Tigers

By Savannah Taffe, MUTV-23 News Reporter   As the flowers blossom, Mizzou gathers to honor those who have passed in the Tiger Family. Every year during the Spring semester, Mizzou acknowledges and pays respect to the students, faculty and staff that have departed throughout the year. Mizzou honors these individuals with a wreath hanging ceremony […]

MU Stripes comes back to campus

By Meghan Lee, MUTV-23 News Reporter   After a year of off-and-on operation, MU STRIPES is back once again. The student-run ride program suspended operations last spring in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Then, on Tuesday, April 4, the Stripes Instagram account announced that the program would resume modified services starting Saturday of the same […]

Mizzou’s Graduate student’s frozen Greek yogurt concoctions

By Savannah Taffe, MUTV-23 News Reporter   As the weather heats up, cooling down with a Frozen Greek yogurt dessert is the ideal plan for Yanni Bullock. Yanni Bullock is currently a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Missouri in Columbia, specializing in Food Science. Bullock has put together a “consumers’ hedonic liking” test of […]

Mizzou News to Know: 3/5/21

This week we talk about a COVID-19 safe photoshoot and Spot, the new robotic dog. We also talk about the student-run floral shop, Tiger Gardens and MizzouThon. (more…)

MU Women’s Center and WGST host Women’s History Month discussion, “Final Girl Friday”

By Lexi Zambrzycki, MUTV-23 News Reporter   COLUMBIA, Mo. – On Friday, March 19, the University of Missouri Women’s Center and Women and Gender Studies hosted a Zoom discussion in honor of Women’s History Month called “Final Girl Friday”.    The discussion entailed talks with MU instructors about horror films and how certain films contain […]

Noir Mizzou’s Black and Brown business empowerment

By Savannah Taffe, MUTV-23 News Reporter   Graduation doesn’t mean the end, and it also doesn’t hinder the relationship that has been established between Mizzou and its Black and brown graduates. Mizzou’s Black Alumni Network supports all Black and brown graduates as they embark upon the real world.  Under Mizzou’s Black Alumni Network, an event […]

Africana Womanism: A discussion with Dr. Clenora Hudson-Weems

By Meghan Lee, MUTV-23 News Reporter   Columbia, Mo. – The Mizzou Freshman Action Team hosted a discussion last Thursday on Africana Womanism with Dr. Clenora Hudson-Weems. Mizzou FAT, a branch of The Legion of Black Collegians, held the event over Zoom.  Dr. Hudson-Weems is an English Professor at the University of Missouri and has […]

Mizzou Giving Day, annual 24-hour charitable campaign, will be hosted March 10-11

By Lexi Zambrzycki, MUTV-23 News reporter   Mizzou Giving Day is an event hosted every year on campus to bring the MU community together through giving and charitable donations from Mizzou alumni or other donors. This event is aimed towards bringing in donations or gifts that can help MU and their students grow and succeed.  […]

Pandemic Perspectives: A variety of views on the upcoming fall semester

By Archer Cole, MUTV-23 News Reporter   COLUMBIA – Early Registration is just around the corner, and it looks like the University of Missouri is planning on a return to normalcy after two years of adapting to and regulating amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.  Students registering for their new classes will certainly discover the campus’s plans […]

MizzouThon, the largest philanthropy at MU, plans to host “FT5K” fundraiser March 6-13

By Lexi Zambrzycki, MUTV-23 News reporter   COLUMBIA- MizzouThon is the largest philanthropic organization at MU, and since 2008, it has raised over $1.6 million for pediatric patients at the MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital. Throughout each academic year, MizzouThon hosts different fundraising events like Tommy’s Tee Ball Tournament, Family Events, FT5K and Main Event.  […]

Teaching Children Body Positivity

By Dominique Hodge, MUTV-23 News reporter   COLUMBIA – MU’s Women Center had a series of workshops for “Love Your Body Week” that consisted of open discussions about weight bias, radical body positivity and more. Dr. Ramseyer Winter led a discussion about how to teach children body positivity and the importance of this knowledge on […]

Tiger Tutors offers free tutoring to MU Students

By Sigi Ris, MUTV-23 News reporter   COLUMBIA – Tiger Tutors is an on-campus service that offers free tutoring to MU students, more specifically undergraduate students. Tutoring takes place on Zoom this semester due to the pandemic. Tutor and MU senior Evie Stone describes Tiger Tutors as an open help session where students can get […]

MIZMUN Takes On Midwest Conference

By Emma Reiser, MUTV-23 News reporter   From Feb. 18 through Feb. 20,  Mizzou’s Model United Nations team attended MidwestMUN, a virtually held Model UN conference. MIZMUN successfully left the conference with one award and four honorable mentions.  Conference attendee and Model UN Treasurer Michael Warner explains what members do in Model UN. “Basically, Model […]

The oldest contest in photojournalism is underway through the Missouri School of Journalism

By Eleanor Sheahan, MUTV-23 News reporter   On Feb. 16, judges began critiquing the longest annual photojournalism contest, Pictures of the Year (POY). For the next several weeks moderates will review hundreds of images and photo projects. On March 7 the voting will conclude and the constants will have the resulting they have been waiting […]