university of missouri board of curators http://kbia.org en UM Curators approve budget and discrimination policy change; consider atheltics projects, Title IX http://kbia.org/post/um-curators-approve-budget-and-discrimination-policy-change-consider-atheltics-projects-title <p></p><p>At its meeting Thursday the University of Missouri Board of Curators approved the 2015 fiscal year budget, which is nearly $3 billion dollars in total revenue for the four campus system. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:26:54 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump & Associated Press 54885 at http://kbia.org UM Curators approve budget and discrimination policy change; consider atheltics projects, Title IX University releases findings from the investigation in the death of MU swimmer Sasha Menu Courey http://kbia.org/post/university-releases-findings-investigation-death-mu-swimmer-sasha-menu-courey <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The University of Missouri System Board of curators held a press conference Friday afternoon to discuss the investigation report on Sasha Menu Courey. The investigation was performed by Dowd Bennett law firm based in St. Louis-- who found university officials should have acted on information they had back in November of 2012. President of the UM System Tim Wolfe issued this statement after the report's release.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:35:31 +0000 Rickelle Pimentel 51203 at http://kbia.org University releases findings from the investigation in the death of MU swimmer Sasha Menu Courey Mo. initiative would let student curators vote http://kbia.org/post/mo-initiative-would-let-student-curators-vote <p>College students may turn to the statewide ballot to try to win a greater say in decisions at Missouri&#39;s public universities.</p><p>A proposed ballot initiative made public Tuesday would give a vote to students who sit on the governing boards of public universities. Those student representatives currently can attend meetings and participate in discussions but don&#39;t get to vote on matters.</p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 21:41:19 +0000 Person: Associated Press 41801 at http://kbia.org Mo. initiative would let student curators vote MU seeks public opinion on Deaton's replacement http://kbia.org/post/mu-seeks-public-opinion-deatons-replacement <p>The University of Missouri won't be publicizing the names of its top choices for the flagship campus' next chancellor, but system President Tim Wolfe still wants public input on the closed search.</p><p>A one-hour public forum begins at 10 a.m. Monday in Jesse Hall Auditorium in Columbia. A second session is set for the same time Thursday at Wrench Auditorium in Memorial Union.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 12:21:29 +0000 Associated Press 37483 at http://kbia.org MU seeks public opinion on Deaton's replacement MU prepares for vote on non-tenure track faculty representation http://kbia.org/post/mu-prepares-vote-non-tenure-track-faculty-representation <p>MU’s non-tenure track faculty are lobbying for improved representation within the university.</p><p>A proposed change to the Collected Rules and Regulations was discussed at a faculty forum Tuesday afternoon. The amendment would redefine “faculty” in order to give voting privileges to non-tenure-track professors.&nbsp;</p><p>Nicole Monnier is associate teaching professor of German and Russian Studies, and one of four non-tenure track representatives on the Faculty Council.</p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 15:53:37 +0000 Hilary Niles 29176 at http://kbia.org MU prepares for vote on non-tenure track faculty representation Nixon appoints Columbia's Ann Covington to UM Board of Curators http://kbia.org/post/nixon-appoints-columbias-ann-covington-um-board-curators <p>Governor Jay Nixon has appointed former Missouri Supreme Court Judge Ann Covington to the University of Missouri Board of Curators. In a press release Thursday afternoon, Governor Nixon calls Covington - who lives in Columbia - a prominent leader in Missouri for the last 25 years. Thu, 17 Jan 2013 22:30:00 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 27447 at http://kbia.org Nixon appoints Columbia's Ann Covington to UM Board of Curators eLearning discussed at UM Board of Curators orientation http://kbia.org/post/elearning-discussed-um-board-curators-orientation <p>New appointees to the University of Missouri Board of Curators were welcomed to their positions Wednesday morning. Wed, 06 Jun 2012 23:04:02 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 15463 at http://kbia.org eLearning discussed at UM Board of Curators orientation Job losses possible for MU campuses http://kbia.org/post/job-losses-possible-mu-campuses <p>The word &ldquo;inevitable&rdquo; is being teamed with &ldquo;job-losses&rdquo; if the University of Missouri system is unable to work its way out of an expected twelve and a half percent cut in state funding for 2013. Fri, 03 Feb 2012 22:47:21 +0000 8176 at http://kbia.org Job losses possible for MU campuses KBIA Newscast for January 23, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/kbia-newscast-january-23-2012 <p>Regional news from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><p>&nbsp;</p><ul><li>Nominee for University of Missouri Board of Curators remains in limbo</li><li>Bonnie and Clyde&#39;s guns go up for auction</li><li>Nixon cuts University funding but warns against tuition hikes Mon, 23 Jan 2012 18:00:35 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 7503 at http://kbia.org KBIA Newscast for January 23, 2012