chancellor brady deaton http://kbia.org en MU's new Peace Corps Prep program set to train undergrads for global work http://kbia.org/post/mus-new-peace-corps-prep-program-set-train-undergrads-global-work <p>MU students interested in joining the Peace Corps after college now have a way to prepare during their undergraduate careers.</p><p>Chancellor Brady Deaton signed an agreement between the Peace Corps and MU establishing a Peace Corps Prep program on Wednesday.</p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 13:51:19 +0000 Courtney Kiley 41136 at http://kbia.org MU's new Peace Corps Prep program set to train undergrads for global work UM Curators approve 2014 budget, announce plans for Deaton institute http://kbia.org/post/um-curators-approve-2014-budget-announce-plans-deaton-institute <p>The University of Missouri System Board of Curators approved its 2014 budget Friday. UM System President Tim Wolfe says the budget identifies strategic areas for funding to help strengthen the university brand.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 22:13:42 +0000 Kristofor Husted 35485 at http://kbia.org UM Curators approve 2014 budget, announce plans for Deaton institute National group tackling global food problems meets today at MU http://kbia.org/post/national-group-tackling-global-food-problems-meets-today-mu <p></p><p>An international group that presents research aimed at solving global agriculture issues, is meeting at The University of Missouri today. A public meeting of the Board of International Food and Agriculture Development, or BIFAD, gathers on MU’s campus to draw upon university research to help solve the world’s food problems.&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 13:20:41 +0000 Meredith Turk 30461 at http://kbia.org National group tackling global food problems meets today at MU MU softens decision to move nuke engineering team http://kbia.org/post/mu-softens-decision-move-nuke-engineering-team <p>A nuclear engineering research team at the University of Missouri receives a modest reprieve after it was targeted by administrators for elimination.</p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 14:57:38 +0000 Associated Press 29087 at http://kbia.org MU softens decision to move nuke engineering team