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11:17 am
Mon February 3, 2014

Reactions to Menu Courey case differ among MU students

Credit Courtesy of Mike Menu /


A high-profile broadcast on ESPN about the alleged sexual assault, mental health challenges and eventual suicide of former MU swimmer Sasha Menu Courey set off a discussion in the sports and campus communities last week.

Reactions to the story among students on the MU campus differed, as seen in the video above.

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Science, Health and Technology
3:28 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

MIZ-GYT provides free STI testing for students

Credit Bridgit Bowden / KBIA

The University of Missouri Student Health Center offers free sexually transmitted infection testing Wednesday and Thursday as part of an education campaign called “GYT.”

“Get Yourself Tested,” or GYT, is a national campaign to promote STI testing for college students.  At MU, the Wednesday and Thursday event dubbed “MIZ-GYT” offers free HIV, chlamydia, and gonorrhea tests.   

Libby Hicks, a graduate assistant at the Student Health Center, said part of the program is to reduce the stigma of getting tested. 

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12:04 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Students stress bipartisanship at debate gathering

The group Tigers Against Partisan Politics, or TAPP, hosted a Presidential debate watch party, in a nonpartisan environment at MU's Black Culture Center, Wednesday, Oct. 3.
Kelsey Kerwin KBIA

At MU's Black Culture Center last night, students gathered to watch the Presidential debate between President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney, in what they called an objective environment.

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