Brady Deaton http://kbia.org en UM Board of Curators continues search for MU chancellor http://kbia.org/post/um-board-curators-continues-search-mu-chancellor <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The search for a new University of Missouri chancellor continues.</span></p><p>After the University of Missouri's governing board held a closed meeting on Wednesday, UM system spokesperson John Fougere said there will not be an announcement made today regarding Brady Deaton's replacement. The governing board held a similar meeting this past Sunday evening.</p><p>General counsel Steve Owens is serving as the interim chancellor until university system president Tim Wolfe makes a new hire.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 23:29:26 +0000 Mihir Bhagat 44474 at http://kbia.org UM Board of Curators continues search for MU chancellor Brady Deaton commended for accomplishments on last day as chancellor http://kbia.org/post/brady-deaton-commended-accomplishments-last-day-chancellor <p></p><p></p><p>After more than two decades of service, Brady Deaton's time as the University of Missouri's chancellor has come to an end. Friday marks the end of Deaton's tenure. He will now look to begin working for the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development, a position that he was appointed to by President Barack Obama in 2011.</p><p>Chris Kelly, Missouri state representative, commended the leadership that Deaton has displayed while at MU.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:10:08 +0000 Brady Finn 43875 at http://kbia.org Brady Deaton commended for accomplishments on last day as chancellor Brady Deaton honored at retirement reception http://kbia.org/post/brady-deaton-honored-retirement-reception <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Students, faculty members and residents gathered at the University of Missouri Monday afternoon to honor Chancellor Brady Deaton in his retirement.</span></p><p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 15:00:05 +0000 Samantha Ware 43270 at http://kbia.org Brady Deaton honored at retirement reception Retiring MU chancellor taking on global issues http://kbia.org/post/retiring-mu-chancellor-taking-global-issues <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The retiring chancellor of the University of Missouri's flagship campus is returning to his academic roots in agricultural economics, but this time with a global focus.</p><p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 13:46:12 +0000 Associated Press 43194 at http://kbia.org Retiring MU chancellor taking on global issues 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 Missouri names top lawyer as interim chancellor http://kbia.org/post/missouri-names-top-lawyer-interim-chancellor <p></p><p>The University of Missouri is again turning to its top lawyer as a temporary campus leader, this time as acting Columbia campus chancellor while the search for Brady Deaton's successor continues. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:26:31 +0000 Associated Press 42841 at http://kbia.org Missouri names top lawyer as interim chancellor Another MU major player announces retirement http://kbia.org/post/another-mu-major-player-announces-retirement <p>Over the last several months, some of MU&rsquo;s top leaders have announced they are walking away in the near future.</p><p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 13:27:35 +0000 Tony Nochim 41516 at http://kbia.org Another MU major player announces retirement These are the people that will find the next MU chancellor http://kbia.org/post/these-are-people-will-find-next-mu-chancellor <p></p><p>The University of Missouri system <a href="http://www.umsystem.edu/ums/news/news_releases/072513_news">has announced its 18-member committee</a> that will lead the search for the new Chancellor of MU’s Columbia campus. The announcement Thursday afternoon <a href="http://www.kbia.org/post/opinions-abound-public-forum-mu-chancellor-search">comes on the heels</a> of two public forums this week discussing the search. UM system spokesperson John Fougere says those hearings and the appointment of the committee were two important steps in the process. He says the next is when the committee first meets in the next couple weeks.</p><p>Current Chancellor Brady Deaton<a href="http://www.kbia.org/post/mu-chancellor-brady-deaton-announces-retirement"> is set to retire on November 15<sup>th</sup></a>, and Fougere says the goal is to have a new chancellor hired before the end of the fall semester. Thu, 25 Jul 2013 22:36:00 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 37742 at http://kbia.org These are the people that will find the next MU chancellor Opinions abound at public forum for MU chancellor search http://kbia.org/post/opinions-abound-public-forum-mu-chancellor-search <p>As the search to replace retiring MU Chancellor Brady Deaton begins, a public forum held in MU’s Jesse Hall Monday allowed people to tell UM System leaders what they want to see in a future chancellor.&nbsp; It was the first of two public forums held on MU’s campus this week.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>A handful of MU faculty, staff, and students voiced their opinions at the hour-long forum.&nbsp; They discussed what they thought should be required of the next chancellor, and what key areas of strength he or she should have.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 22:24:54 +0000 Andrew Nichols 37526 at http://kbia.org Opinions abound at public forum for MU chancellor search 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 Missouri and Kansas university leaders get hefty retirement packages http://kbia.org/post/missouri-and-kansas-university-leaders-get-hefty-retirement-packages <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>University presidents in Kansas and Missouri have been retiring with substantial financial packages.</p><p>When MU Chancellor Brady Deaton retires this fall, he’ll be director of an institute on international development. He’ll be paid 200 thousand dollars.</p><p>Former KU Chancellor Robert Hemenway received about 340 thousand dollars for two years after he retired in 2009.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:40:24 +0000 Associated Press 36221 at http://kbia.org Missouri and Kansas university leaders get hefty retirement packages MU Chancellor Brady Deaton announces retirement http://kbia.org/post/mu-chancellor-brady-deaton-announces-retirement <p>University of Missouri Chancellor Brady Deaton announced today that he will step down as chancellor effective November 15 of this year. &nbsp;</p><p>Deaton says the time was right.</p><p>“(The decision to retire) did not happen quickly, let me say, I looked at a range of issues. The success and the coming together of the planning that we have been engaged in has been a very big part of it. And frankly the lack of absence of any major crises as I see them right now, you don’t want to choose that time,” Deaton said.</p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 18:05:19 +0000 Ryan Famuliner & Bridgit Bowden 35329 at http://kbia.org MU Chancellor Brady Deaton announces retirement Chancellor Deaton discusses study showing low professor pay at MU http://kbia.org/post/chancellor-deaton-discusses-study-showing-low-professor-pay-mu <p>MU departments and department chairs are working with Chancellor Brady Deaton to increase faculty wages on a case by case basis. Deaton spoke today with KBIA’s Sydney Miller and reiterated that higher wages are a priority.</p><p>The affirmation comes after<a href="http://www.aaup.org/report/heres-news-annual-report-economic-status-profession-2012-13"> the release of a survey</a> from the Association of American University Professor’s that shows MU salaries as less than average.</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 22:21:20 +0000 Sydney Miller 32745 at http://kbia.org Chancellor Deaton discusses study showing low professor pay at MU MU Police identifies person responsible for homicide of Jeong H. Im http://kbia.org/post/mu-police-identifies-person-responsible-homicide-jeong-h-im <p>MU Police Chief Jack Watring announced Wednesday morning his department has identified Timothy Aaron Hoag as responsible for the 2005 homicide of Jeong H. Im, a retired faculty member at MU.</p><p>Hoag committed suicide on Aug. 9, 2012 in Columbia, and investigators matched DNA taken from the crime scene to Hoag.</p><p>The investigation remains open. While the MU Police Department said the evidence and statements gathered don't indicate anyone else was involved with the 2005 homicide, the department invites anyone with more information to come forward, according to an MUPD statement.</p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:45:21 +0000 Lukas Udstuen & Alexandra Olgin 28045 at http://kbia.org MU Police identifies person responsible for homicide of Jeong H. Im Memorial service on MU campus honors Newtown victims http://kbia.org/post/memorial-service-mu-campus-honors-newtown-victims <p>More than two hundred people took part in a short memorial service on the University of Missouri campus this afternoon to honor the victims of the Newton, CT mass shooting. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 20:32:33 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26052 at http://kbia.org Memorial service on MU campus honors Newtown victims Big 12 announces settlement with MU: $12.4M http://kbia.org/post/big-12-announces-settlement-mu-124m <p>The Big 12 conference announced its agreement with MU on its website Tuesday afternoon. Here is the text of the article posted on the conference&#39;s website: Tue, 28 Feb 2012 23:09:43 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9655 at http://kbia.org Big 12 announces settlement with MU: $12.4M MU's Deaton talks budget with faculty council http://kbia.org/post/mus-deaton-talks-budget-faculty-council <p>University of Missouri Chancellor Brady Deaton&nbsp;spoke&nbsp;to the University of&nbsp;Missouri-Columbia Faculty Council Thursday before its regularly scheduled&nbsp;meeting.&nbsp;This was the council&#39;s&nbsp;first meeting since the&nbsp;University system&#39;s Board of Curators approved&nbsp;tuition increases that leave the system with a&nbsp;$47.1 million budget gap. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 22:21:17 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9572 at http://kbia.org MU's Deaton talks budget with faculty council Deaton faces faculty council http://kbia.org/post/deaton-faces-faculty-council <p>This week on the show:&nbsp;Brady Deaton&nbsp;talks with the MU Faculty Council for the first time since announced&nbsp;cuts. Plus,&nbsp;a little discussion of the&nbsp;future of the MU-KU rivalry. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 21:54:00 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9579 at http://kbia.org Deaton faces faculty council Curators approve tuition increase http://kbia.org/post/curators-approve-tuition-increase <p>University of Missouri curators have voted to increase tuition by 3 percent for Missouri residents starting this summer. Out of state students will see a tuition increase of 7.5 percent. Tue, 21 Feb 2012 17:14:20 +0000 9191 at http://kbia.org Curators approve tuition increase Cuts would be "devastating" says Chancellor Deaton http://kbia.org/post/cuts-would-be-devastating-says-chancellor-deaton <p>A proposal to cut state funding to higher education would be devastating, according to MU Chancellor Brady Deaton.</p><p>Speaking on KBIA&rsquo;s Intersection, Deaton said the 12.5% cut to MU&rsquo;s budget would set the university&rsquo;s state funding back to 1997 levels, despite having increased student enrollment by 50% in the time since. He says this would come on top of an already low record of state funding to higher education, with Missouri ranking lowest in terms of per capita funding among southeastern states.</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 15:03:03 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 8006 at http://kbia.org Cuts would be "devastating" says Chancellor Deaton Newscast for January 31, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-january-31-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA News room, including:</p><ul><li>Black caucus members in Jefferson City fight bill redefining workplace discrimination.</li><li>MU Chancellor Brady Deaton rails against Gov. Jay Nixon's proposed cuts to higher education.</li><li>Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum swings by Missouri before next month's GOP primary.</li></ul> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 14:54:20 +0000 Scott Kanowsky 8004 at http://kbia.org Newscast for January 31, 2012 Proposed higher education funding cuts http://kbia.org/post/proposed-higher-education-funding-cuts <p><strong style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; border-image: initial; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(68, 68, 68); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; ">Watch the show and join the conversation on the<a href="http://intersectkbia.weebly.com/" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; border-image: initial; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); ">&nbsp;Intersection website.</a></strong></p><p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 00:29:22 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 7983 at http://kbia.org Proposed higher education funding cuts Is enrollment growth good for MU? http://kbia.org/post/enrollment-growth-good-mu <p>The University of Missouri system has seen record enrollment year after year. But the University&rsquo;s leaders are keeping an eye on that growth to ensure it&rsquo;s in the University&rsquo;s best interest. Mon, 02 Jan 2012 23:29:20 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 6315 at http://kbia.org Is enrollment growth good for MU? The holiday show http://kbia.org/post/holiday-show <p>Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanza or Festivus&hellip;whichever winter holiday you celebrate, it&rsquo;s hard to miss the fact that the season is upon us. This week&#39;s show is no different. Fri, 23 Dec 2011 17:30:00 +0000 Scarlett Robertson 5785 at http://kbia.org The holiday show More on the University of Missouri's big changes http://kbia.org/post/more-university-missouris-big-changes <p>This week on the show: we dive in to the two biggest stories at the University of Missouri this year &ndash; the new UM system president and the move&nbsp;to&nbsp;the SEC. Mon, 19 Dec 2011 23:04:35 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 5602 at http://kbia.org More on the University of Missouri's big changes Chancellor Deaton talks specifics on SEC move http://kbia.org/post/chancellor-deaton-talks-specifics-sec-move <p>More than a month after the move was made official, University of Missouri Chancellor Brady Deaton spent an hour with reporters this afternoon to &lsquo;de-brief&rsquo; the move to the Southeastern Conference from the Big 12.</p><p> Wed, 14 Dec 2011 22:09:22 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 5343 at http://kbia.org Chancellor Deaton talks specifics on SEC move University of Missouri Joins SEC http://kbia.org/post/university-missouri-joins-sec <p>The Southeastern Conference has officially announced that Missouri will join the league effective July 1, 2012 Sun, 06 Nov 2011 16:38:25 +0000 3105 at http://kbia.org University of Missouri Joins SEC UM Curators Put MU's Future in Deaton's Hands http://kbia.org/post/um-curators-put-mus-future-deatons-hands <p>The University of Missouri&rsquo;s Board of Curators met today in Kansas City. Fri, 21 Oct 2011 22:51:59 +0000 2218 at http://kbia.org