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NYU Law Professor speaks at MU on mass incarceration

By Brandon Buscher

The University of Missouri hosted a speaking event for New York University Law Professor and Director of the Equal Justice Initiative Bryan Stevenson in Jesse Hall last weekend. Professor Stevenson visited MU to discuss the movement against … Read the rest

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Concerned Student 1950 Rides Again

Concerned Student 1950 Rides Again

By Ian Nickens

The student activist group Concerned Student 1950 continues to be active on MU’s campus. On Monday, March 7 Concerned Student 1950 held another demonstration in order to prompt administrators into more immediate action. Some notable events leading … Read the rest

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Founders of Black Lives Matter movement discuss its roots and mission

By Jessica Heim-Brouwer and Ian Nickens

Two founders of the Black Lives Matter movement, Alicia Garzia and Opal Tometi, held a discussion moderated by University of Missouri professor Cristina Mislán in Jesse Auditorium Thursday night. This follows a semester of … Read the rest

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Journalists turned away from Concerned Student 1950 Town Hall

By Aviva Okeson-Haberman

The Concerned Student 1950 Town Hall on Wednesday began with a request-for any journalists in attendance to leave the meeting. Local media outlets, including MUTV, obliged but one MU student journalist, Mark Schierbecker, chose to remain at … Read the rest

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Award-winning investigative journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones comes to MU to discuss how to professionally cover racial issues

By Haley Broughton

Nikole Hannah-Jones came to MU to discuss the most effective way to cover racial issues as a responsible journalist. Hannah-Jones has received many notable awards for her investigative journalism; she was named Journalist of the Year by … Read the rest

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Bannanas, Rabbits, Batman and More Run the MKT Trail

Brett Torrence – MUTV 23 News Staff Writer

COLUMBIA – On Oct. 13 the MU Student Physical Therapy Organization sponsored the annual 5 and 10K race at Lewis Hall, but with an interesting twist.

With the 15th annual Run For … Read the rest

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