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Education
5:28 pm
Tue March 4, 2014

MU students present research at Capitol for Undergraduate Research Day

University of Missouri senior Amber Forbis presents a poster about her work to a spectator of Undergraduate Research Day at the Missouri State Capitol on Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
Phil Bergman KBIA

Students from the four universities in the UM System presented their research to legislators and spectators earlier Tuesday at the State Capitol as part of Undergraduate Research Day. The symposium featured posters of 46 students from MU, UMSL, UMKC, and Missouri S&T. Of the students presenting, 20 were MU sophomores, juniors or seniors.

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Politics
3:56 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Nixon signs bill to help vets afford higher education

Missouri Military Academy
Credit KBIA File Photo / Missouri Military Academy

 

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signed seven bills into law today help military veterans. One bill allows veterans to receive lower in-state tuition rates at public colleges and universities in the state of Missouri after they leave the military.

Veterans are required to gain Missouri residency to receive the lower tuition rates. In order to obtain residency students must live in the state for 12 consecutive months, get a Missouri driver's license and earn two thousand dollars. Nixon spent the day promoting the measures at events in Springfield and Cape Girardeau. 

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Education
4:38 pm
Mon March 4, 2013

Why are college costs so high?

Watch the show and join the conversation on the Intersection website.

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Education
4:22 pm
Mon September 24, 2012

Missouri SAT scores fell amongst high school grads

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A report shows the SAT college-entrance exam scores of Missouri high school graduates fell this year.

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Intersection
6:52 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

The impact of college debt

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