curators http://kbia.org en Newscast for July 19, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-july-19-2013 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Emerald ash borer found in Perry County</li><li>President Obama signs Mo. disaster declaration</li><li>University of Missouri leaders want income tax bill to stay dead Fri, 19 Jul 2013 22:42:56 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 37411 at http://kbia.org Newscast for June 14, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-june-14-2013 <p></p><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Nixon taps St. Louis-area official for state board</li><li>Nixon leaves for European business trip</li><li>UM Curators approve 2014 budget, announce plans for Deaton institute Fri, 14 Jun 2013 22:30:10 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 35487 at http://kbia.org UM Curators approve 2014 budget, announce plans for Deaton institute http://kbia.org/post/um-curators-approve-2014-budget-announce-plans-deaton-institute <p>The University of Missouri System Board of Curators approved its 2014 budget Friday. UM System President Tim Wolfe says the budget identifies strategic areas for funding to help strengthen the university brand.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 22:13:42 +0000 Kristofor Husted 35485 at http://kbia.org UM Curators approve 2014 budget, announce plans for Deaton institute Nixon taps 2 lawyers for Mo. university board http://kbia.org/post/nixon-taps-2-lawyers-mo-university-board <p></p><p>Gov. Jay Nixon has named two Democratic lawyers to the board that oversees the four-campus University of Missouri system.</p><p>The appointments of John Phillips and Michael Ponder to the University of Missouri Board of Curators were announced Friday. They would serve until 2019 if the appointments are confirmed by the state Senate.</p> Fri, 04 Jan 2013 23:34:37 +0000 Associated Press 26847 at http://kbia.org Nixon taps 2 lawyers for Mo. university board Newscast for March 5, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-5-2012-0 <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA news room, including:</p><ul><li>A central Missouri judge considers a legal challenge over a state constitutional amendment dealing with prayer.</li><li>Students push for MU Curators change.</li><li>President Obama will visit Joplin High School graduation on May 21.</li></ul></div></div></div></div> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 00:15:35 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 10012 at http://kbia.org Curators discuss proposed budget cut outcomes http://kbia.org/post/curators-discuss-proposed-budget-cut-outcomes <p>The University of Missouri System Board of Curators is meeting today in Kansas City. One item on the agenda, and on everyone&#39;s minds, is the budget.</p><p> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 23:13:50 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 8093 at http://kbia.org Curators discuss proposed budget cut outcomes Newscast for February 2, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-february-2-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA news room, including:</p><ul><li>Democratic filibuster of workplace discrimination reform bill comes to an end</li><li>UM Curators meet in Kansas City to discuss possible tuition increases.</li><li>About a fourth of Missouri voters are expected to turn out for Missouri presidential primary next week Thu, 02 Feb 2012 15:01:32 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8071 at http://kbia.org Newscast for February 2, 2012 GOP state legislators oppose curator appointment http://kbia.org/post/gop-state-legislators-oppose-curator-appointment <p>Columbia attorney Craig Van Matre faces obstacles of time and partisan politics in his bid for a permanent seat on the UM System Board of Curators.</p><p>Craig Van Matre’s time is running out as a UM curator. He’s held the position since Governor Jay Nixon appointed him last June, but Missouri’s constitution requires a vote on his confirmation by Thursday. Some aren’t keen on making Van Matre a permanent board member.</p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 15:19:13 +0000 Nick Gass 8048 at http://kbia.org GOP state legislators oppose curator appointment UM Curator Haggard steps down http://kbia.org/post/um-curator-haggard-steps-down <p>A member of the University of Missouri Board of Curators has stepped down. Fri, 20 Jan 2012 20:20:24 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 7394 at http://kbia.org UM Curator Haggard steps down