brian foster http://kbia.org en MU Chancellor Deaton, Provost Foster reflect on long careers http://kbia.org/post/mu-chancellor-deaton-provost-foster-reflect-long-careers <p>In a wide-ranging interview this morning for KBIA's <a href="http://kbia.org/programs/intersection-kbia-hd">Intersection</a>, retiring University of Missouri Chancellor Brady Deaton and Provost Brian Foster reflected on their tenures at the university, noting its continued growth in spite of the economic slowdown and successful recruitment of out-of-state students.</p><p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 17:50:46 +0000 Casey Morell 42961 at http://kbia.org MU Chancellor Deaton, Provost Foster reflect on long careers New director of University of Missouri Press named http://kbia.org/post/new-director-university-missouri-press-named <p></p><p>University of Missouri Provost, Brian Foster, announced Friday David Rosenbaum as director of the University of Missouri Press.&nbsp; Rosenbaum is currently the director of product development and project management for the American Heart Association.&nbsp;</p><p>Rosenbaum will start on November 1st.&nbsp; He replaces Jane Lago, former managing editor at the press, who came out of retirement to serve as interim director in October 2012.</p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 22:06:59 +0000 Ben Turner 41238 at http://kbia.org New director of University of Missouri Press named MU Provost Foster retiring as of next January http://kbia.org/post/mu-provost-foster-retiring-next-january <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When you talk with MU Provost Brian Foster about his job, this is how he describes it.</span></p><p>ā€œIā€™m sort of at 40,000 foot level trying to put all the pieces together," he said. "The University of Missouri is a very complicated organization, and to have all the different pieces aligned-the research, the instruction, enrollment management, economic development, clinical work -you know, you see what I mean?ā€</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 22:34:22 +0000 Tony Nochim 40728 at http://kbia.org MU Provost Foster retiring as of next January PM Newscast for September 18, 2013 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-september-18-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>MU Provost Brian Foster to retire</li><li>An update on the 9-1-1 call center</li><li>State Sen. Kurt Schaefer to run for Attorney General</li></ul> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 22:16:44 +0000 Casey Morell 40753 at http://kbia.org MU Provost names new interim dean of MU Graduate School http://kbia.org/post/mu-provost-names-new-interim-dean-mu-graduate-school <p>Leona Rubin, professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences in the College of Veterinary Medicine, has been named interim dean of the MU Graduate School.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 21 May 2013 20:27:00 +0000 Andrew Yost 34123 at http://kbia.org MU Provost names new interim dean of MU Graduate School MU, nearly 500 other universities aim to increase college grads [INFOGRAPHIC] http://kbia.org/post/mu-nearly-500-other-universities-aim-increase-college-grads-infographic <p>Nearly 500 universities across the country, including MU, have signed on to an initiative to increase the number of college graduates in the United States by 2025.</p><p>Peter McPherson is the CEO of the <a href="http://www.aplu.org/" target="_blank">Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities</a>, one of the organizations involved with an initiative to ensure that 60 percent of adults have a college degree by 2025. He says schools, including MU, were involved in determining the goals of the initiative.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 13:06:16 +0000 Charles Minshew 22558 at http://kbia.org MU, nearly 500 other universities aim to increase college grads [INFOGRAPHIC] MU announces new university press model http://kbia.org/post/mu-announces-new-university-press-model <p><strong>Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/"> Intersection website.</a></strong> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 23:07:47 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 17661 at http://kbia.org MU announces new university press model University updates staff on budget issues http://kbia.org/post/university-updates-staff-budget-issues <p>The second meeting discussing MU&rsquo;s&nbsp; budget took place Wednesday where Director of Budget Tim Rooney led an updated presentation on the university&rsquo;s financial situation for the coming year. Thu, 09 Feb 2012 16:20:32 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 8502 at http://kbia.org University updates staff on budget issues MU leaders discuss budget constraints http://kbia.org/post/mu-leaders-discuss-budget-constraints <p>The MU Budget Office held an open meeting Tuesday to discuss the state of the university&rsquo;s funds.&nbsp; Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:39:17 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 7658 at http://kbia.org MU leaders discuss budget constraints