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Education
8:51 am
Thu September 26, 2013

MU's new Peace Corps Prep program set to train undergrads for global work

MU Chancellor Brady Deaton signed an agreement with the Peace Corps to create an MU Peace Corps Prep program, Wednesday, Sept. 25,2013.
Credit Courtney Kiley / KBIA

MU students interested in joining the Peace Corps after college now have a way to prepare during their undergraduate careers.

Chancellor Brady Deaton signed an agreement between the Peace Corps and MU establishing a Peace Corps Prep program on Wednesday.

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Education
5:13 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

UM Curators approve 2014 budget, announce plans for Deaton institute

Credit Kristofor Husted / KBIA

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.

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Agriculture
8:20 am
Fri March 15, 2013

National group tackling global food problems meets today at MU

MU Chancellor Brady Deaton was appointed by President Obama to chair the Board of International Food and Agriculture Development in May 2011. The Board meets today on MU campus.
Credit Eric Staszczak / KBIA

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.    

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Education
8:57 am
Tue February 19, 2013

MU softens decision to move nuke engineering team

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A nuclear engineering research team at the University of Missouri receives a modest reprieve after it was targeted by administrators for elimination.

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