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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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Interim Chancellor Folley Leaving MU for New York Institute of Technology

By Daniel Perreault, 23News Reporter and Aviva Okeson-Haberman, 23News Interactive Director

Interim chancellor Hank Foley is leaving MU on May 3 to become the fourth president of the New York Institute of Technology.

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23News Feb. 1, 2017

This week on 23News we take a look at a woman who has been working at MU’s student store for 50 years. We dive in to the increased budget cuts and their affects on students and we check out the … Read the rest

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Gov. Greitens’ budget cuts affect public university funding

By Sam Mosher, 23News Reporter

Gov. Eric Greitens announced a state budget cut of $146 million on Monday, January 16, with public higher education taking the largest portion of the cuts at $83.8 million, according to the Missourian.

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MU Libraries brace for 17 percent reduction in collection expenditures

By Emmett Ferguson, 23News Reporter

The MU Libraries are cutting $1.2 million from their acquisitions budget as a result of the revenue shortfall caused by declining student enrollment.

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