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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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Jackson Katz calls men to action in the fight against sexual violence

Katz’s TED Talk, titled “Violence Against Women- It’s a Men’s Issue,” has received over a 1,600,000 views on YouTube.By Sam Mosher, 23News Reporter

One in five women is sexually assaulted while attending college, according to a 2015 study by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center. Over 90 percent of these victims do not report the sexual assault … Read the rest

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New Residence Hall Named After First Black Administrator

Brooks Residence Hall, located at 1007 Tiger Avenue, houses 293 students, many of whom are studying business, according to the Columbia Daily Tribune.

Brooks Residence Hall houses 293 students, many of whom are studying business, according to the Columbia Daily Tribune.

By Sam Mosher, 23News Reporter

George C. Brooks grew up in a segregated Columbia during the mid-1900s. If he wanted to attend … Read the rest

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“Mixtape” Showcases the Breadth of Short Film Storytelling

“Mixtape” Showcases the Breadth of Short Film Storytelling

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

“Mixtape” was a collection of seven short films aired at this weekend’s Citizen Jane Film Festival. Five of the seven films were submitted to the film festival and handpicked by the festival’s Shorts Program. The Read the rest

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23News Nov. 2, 2016

This week on 23News we take give you a low down on the candidates and a bills that will appear on the Boone County Ballot next week. We talk to a special guest, Doctor Marvin Overby about this election. Then … Read the rest

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“Deepwater Horizon” Review

Photo of Deepwater rig explosion.

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

I was twelve when the Deepwater Horizon oil rig suffered a fatal explosion in 2010. I remember reading about it in my sixth grade current events class, where the incident was known among the students … Read the rest

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“The Flash” Season Three Premiere Review

The Flash in action

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

After a four month hiatus, “The Flash” has returned for its third season with “Flashpoint.” Not only was this the premiere episode’s title, but it is also the name of one of the most memorable Read the rest

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Heart of Missouri United Way aims to better the community with the help of MU

Heart of Missouri United Way aims to better the community with the help of MU

By Sam Mosher, 23 News Reporter

MU faculty and local leaders gathered in the MU Student Center on Sept. 13 to commemorate the beginning of the 2016 Mizzou United Way Campaign. This campaign, now in its 49th year at the … Read the rest

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23News Sept. 21, 2016

This week on 23News we take a look at the MSA auxiliary, Stripes. We get down and dirty for planting season at Jefferson Farms. And we look at a new entrepreneur who makes rice out of his dorm room. Stay … Read the rest

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Bad Suns, “Disappear Here” Review

(From left) Guitarist Ray Libby, vocalist Christo Bowman, drummer Miles Morris, and bassist Gavin Bennett play Comic-Con 2015.

By Sam Mosher, E23

With their sophomore effort “Disappear Here,” the Southern California-based Bad Suns has shed some of its indie rock sound for more indie pop tunes, á la The 1975 or Walk the Moon. That being said, these Read the rest

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