university http://kbia.org en MU students present research at Capitol for Undergraduate Research Day http://kbia.org/post/mu-students-present-research-capitol-undergraduate-research-day <p>Students from the four universities in the UM System presented their research to legislators and spectators earlier Tuesday at the State Capitol as part of Undergraduate Research Day. The symposium featured posters of 46 students from MU, UMSL, UMKC, and Missouri S&amp;T. Of the students presenting, 20 were MU sophomores, juniors or seniors.</p><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 23:28:53 +0000 Phil Bergman 49082 at http://kbia.org MU students present research at Capitol for Undergraduate Research Day New report shows tuition increases at Missouri colleges among lowest in the nation http://kbia.org/post/new-report-shows-tuition-increases-missouri-colleges-among-lowest-nation <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The College Board released a report Thursday showing Missouri had the smallest increase in tuition and fees at public four-year institutions in the U.S.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 13:20:49 +0000 Jack Korte 42714 at http://kbia.org New report shows tuition increases at Missouri colleges among lowest in the nation Nixon signs bill to help vets afford higher education http://kbia.org/post/nixon-signs-bill-help-vets-afford-higher-education <p style="line-height: 200%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">&nbsp;</p><p style="line-height: 200%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed seven bills into law today help military veterans. One bill allows veterans to receive lower in-state tuition rates at public colleges and universities in the state of Missouri after they leave the military.</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 20:56:56 +0000 Associated Press 36828 at http://kbia.org Nixon signs bill to help vets afford higher education Funding draft recommendations released for Missouri colleges and universities http://kbia.org/post/funding-draft-recommendations-released-missouri-colleges-and-universities <p>A joint committee of Missouri House and Senate members is considering an overhaul of how the state’s colleges and universities are funded each year.&nbsp; A first draft of recommendations was released today, and it includes basing 10 percent of an institution’s state funding on performance standards such as graduation rates.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 23:11:25 +0000 Marshall Griffin 25710 at http://kbia.org Funding draft recommendations released for Missouri colleges and universities MU Law School climbs rankings http://kbia.org/post/mu-law-school-climbs-rankings <p>The University of Missouri&rsquo;s Law School has climbed 28 places in U.S. News and World Report&rsquo;s latest law school rankings. Thu, 15 Mar 2012 13:52:47 +0000 Liam Keegan 10606 at http://kbia.org MU Law School climbs rankings