Arts and Culture
7:49 am
Fri May 9, 2014

The many Tweets of Chancellor Loftin

"It's #DenimDay2014 and also #EarthMonth so I am wearing my #Denim pin and a #Bowtie with lots of #Green"
Credit @Bowtiger

Last week Chancellor Loftin joined us on Intersection for a big-think conversation on his vision for MU, a fiscal path forwards, and steps the University is taking to keep students safe. His professional qualifications were readily known when he arrived on campus, but what much of MU was not expecting was a quirky and engaging Twitter aficionado. As the semester winds to a close, KBIA's Andrew Gibson compiled some of the Chancellor's finest Twitter moments. 

4:25 pm
Tue May 6, 2014

Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin, three months in

Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin on Intersection

R Bowen Loftin took over as the Chancellor of the University of Missouri three months ago now, taking the reins from Brady Deaton, who had served as Chancellor for a decade. Now that Dr. Loftin has had time to settle in Columbia, today on Intersection we’ll talk about what he’s learned about MU since he’s been here, and what his plans are for the University’s future.

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6:40 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

MU announces R. Bowen Loftin as new Chancellor [live blog]

R. Bowen Loftin
Credit Wikimedia Commons

KBIA is covering the announcement of MU's next chancellor live and online. Check this space regularly for updates.

University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe announced today the appointment of R. Bowen Loftin as MU's next chancellor. Loftin previously served as president of Texas A&M from 2010 to last July.

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