The Columbia School Board has decided contracted custodial work is not the right option for the district. So, schools will continue to work with the district's current custodial staff. At its meeting Monday night, board members heard from custodians working in Columbia schools.
MU’s Museum of Art and Archaeology recently opened an exhibition to coincide with The University of Missouri’s conference that focuses on unique Cuban books.
Mary Pixley is the Associate Curator of European and American Art at the Museum of Art and Archaeology. She said these books are known for their literary value as well as their artistry. The cover and pages are decorated. This exhibition features books that don’t look like typical books — they take the shape of suitcases and scrolls, among other objects.
The international student population is on the rise in universities throughout the US. Most of the growth is seen in public land-grant Midwest universities. This trend also exists at The University of Missouri.
The FastCAT express route will run on a condensed schedule during the upcoming academic breaks for University of Missouri and Stephens college. The shorter schedule starts this Friday, Nov. 16. Regular operations will resume Monday, Nov. 26. Marketing specialist for Columbia Transit Christa Holtzclaw explains the altered route will mirror all other regular Columbia transit routes.