The University of Missouri announced today that the University Village apartment complex and the adjoining Student Parent Center have been slated for demolition, and will close on June 30th. Residents will be able to terminate their leases without penalty at any time between now and then.
Missouri drivers would not have points assessed against their license for tickets issued by automated traffic cameras under legislation endorsed by the state House.
The House gave initial approval to the bill Wednesday that would regulate red-light and speeding cameras.
Photo traffic enforcement systems for Missouri municipalities have been the subject of ongoing court cases and many cities have temporary halted enforcement. The measure would require cities to meet certain standards in order to operate speeding or red-light cameras.
The organizers of a Chinese language school and professor of women’s and gender studies are among eight MU employees, studies and alumni being recognized for their work in diversity on campus.
This year was the Inclusive Excellence and Faculty Achievement Awards ceremony. Srirupa Prasad is a professor of women’s and gender studies and sociology at MU. She says her work is in an area where people don’t see change rapidly so she was surprised by the recognition.
Dr. Peter Stiepleman addresses the public during Tuesday night's "Meet and Greet" event at the Columbia Public Schools administrative building. Stiepleman currently works as the Columbia Public Schools assistant superintendent of elementary education.
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Dr. Dred Scott speaks during Tuesday night's "Meet and Greet" event at the Columbia Public Schools administrative building. Scott currently works as the deputy superintendent of Independence School District in Independence, Mo.