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Colleges and universities in southwest Missouri are taking part in a program that seeks to enlist the help of bystanders to fight sexual assaults.

Springfield police are investigating the fifth rape reported this semester on the Missouri State University campus.

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Springfield police are investigating reports of three alleged rapes atMissouri State University.

Steckel to become head coach at Missouri State

Dec 15, 2014

  University of Missouri Defensive Coordinator Dave Steckel was named the next football coach at Missouri State on Sunday, December 14. 

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  Food waste is something we all produce, but don’t like to think about. That’s why several large universities in Missouri are turning food waste from dining halls into compost.

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Five Missouri universities are working together to offer students a broader agriculture education.


  Enrollment at the University of Missouri-Columbia has again topped 34,000.

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Springfield-area residents can now dine on beef raised at Missouri State University's cattle ranch.

The meat from the school's 3,300-acre working cattle ranch went on sale Friday at a specialty meats store in Springfield.

Missouri State President Clif Smart says the move is intended to help students understand the retail side of animal production.

A suburban Kansas City woman says a photo of her daughter taken at the Boston Marathon is a creepy reminder of how close family members were to a bombing that killed three people and injured more than 150 others.

Missouri State University has been awarded a $2.5 million federal grant aimed at providing graduate courses for mid-career students at the Department of Defense.

The grant goes to the university's Department of Defense and Strategic Studies, which is located in Washington. The department will work with the National Defense University to provide graduate courses for up to 48 mid-career students with the Department of Defense.