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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 High School seniors said the class was uninformative and unexciting. Missouri’s mandatory health class for […]

23News April 25, 2018

For the season finale of 23News, the former executive board takes the anchoring desk to discuss Aly Raisman’s speech at MU, the increasing legal problems of Missouri Governor Eric Greitens, and enjoy a look back at the sights and sounds of the 2018 spring semester. 23News Week 11 Full Show from MUTV on Vimeo.

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 had to say. MUTV: You are a nationally-recognized gymnast. Do your routines reflect your life […]

Full Interview: MSA “More to Roar” slate

Here is the full interview for the “More to Roar” MSA slate.

Full Interview: MSA “Mizzou For You” slate

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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 under the More to Roar slate. The Maneater is hosting the debate with moderators Emily Gallion and […]

23News March 21, 2018

Veronica Mohesky and Mawa Iqbal discuss Greek life regulations and some not so surprising revelations. The board of curators held a special meeting on March 20th that focused on financial planning and Stewardship. 23News reporter Mawa Iqbal sits down with representatives from the Sexual Health Advocate Peer Education program to talk about their goals as […]

23News April 4, 2018

After the spring break hiatus, we’re back to update you all on MSA and RHA elections, as well as professors who were honored with the prestigious William Kemper Fellowship. Buzzfeed’s Nick Guillory, who is also an MU alumni, visits campus and the EDM scene continues to grow at MU. Tori Schafer stops by to discuss […]

23News March 14, 2018

Noah Culpepper and Daniel Perreault give an update on the MSA election process and discuss what it’s like to transfer to MU. The Interfraternity Council suspends all new member activities for two weeks as well. All of this and more on this weeks episode of 23News! 23News March 14, 2018 from MUTV on Vimeo.

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, and seven abstentions during a full senate meeting Wednesday night. After deliberation, the MSA Student […]

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 Strategic Studies Quarterly in winter of 2017. Air Force Lt. Col. Jarred Prier highlights in […]

Three MSA candidates drop out of the race

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. After much reflection, I have decided to remove myself from the More to Roar slate. I want to reiterate […]

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 done at MU. Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is indicted on felony charges and the US […]

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 no longer a member of the Mizzou men’s basketball team and, Tarana Burke, founder of […]

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

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. During a news conference in the Governor’s Office on Jan 22, Greitens outlined his $28.7 billion budget blueprint. The plan includes a $68.1 […]