speer morgan http://kbia.org en MU Faculty call to postpone press shutdown http://kbia.org/post/mu-faculty-call-postpone-press-shutdown <p>In the face of a looming University Of Missouri Press shutdown, the campus faculty has decided to send a strong message to President Tim Wolfe: Don&rsquo;t shut the publishing group down just yet. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 00:29:25 +0000 Kristofor Husted 18277 at http://kbia.org MU Faculty call to postpone press shutdown MU faculty and colleagues vow to keep fighting for UM Press http://kbia.org/post/mu-faculty-and-colleagues-vow-keep-fighting-um-press <p>A group of MU faculty and colleagues concerned about the University of Missouri&rsquo;s decision to close the University of Missouri Press have outlined a a set of goals that they&rsquo;d like to see regarding the Press going forward, and loosely agreed to attempt to create a resolution regarding the Press through MU&rsquo;s faculty council. Organizers of the meeting also say they have a list of violations they believe UM administrators have committed in its dealings with the Press and its staff.</p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 19:59:00 +0000 Janet Saidi 18119 at http://kbia.org MU faculty and colleagues vow to keep fighting for UM Press 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 MU announces "re-imagined" University of Missouri Press http://kbia.org/post/mu-announces-re-imagined-university-missouri-press <p><strong>Updated 1:45pm </strong><em>with comments from Provost Brian Foster and new Press Director Speer Morgan</em></p><p>The University of Missouri System announced in May it would be eliminating the University of Missouri Press, and that process officially started July 1st. Today, the University of Missouri-Columbia campus issued the press release below, announcing a new model to serve similar goals of the ill-fated Press.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 15:59:04 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 17630 at http://kbia.org MU announces "re-imagined" University of Missouri Press