carah hart Staying or going: 'My Life, My Town' in Glasgow By Carah Hart & Lizz Cardwell • Jul 13, 2012 Lizz Cardwell / KBIA/Columbia Missourian A high school senior, Madelyne cheerleads, serves as the Glasgow FFA President, and participates in Band and Choir. On the weekends, she works at the local bank. She cannot wait to leave the small-town life and the farm. MU/Rock Bridge son returns home to take UM helm By Carah Hart • Dec 13, 2011 Allan Vestal/KBIA After almost a year of searching, the University of Missouri has a new system president. Performance-based additional funding to be implemeted in 2014 The Coordinating Board of higher education accepted performance-based funding as a formula for future funding increases in higher education. Curators Discuss Presidential Search The MU Board of Curator’s Presidential Search Committee held an executive session at University Hall Monday night.