UPDATE: 11:04 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24:
Ellen De Graffenried issued this statement to KBIA, via the MU News Bureau:
"I am honored to have served at Mizzou and have enjoyed working with leadership, faculty, staff and students. I recognize the importance of allowing new leadership to have the flexibility to build their own team and believe the changes are in the best interest of the university."
The University of Missouri issued a press release late Friday afternoon announcing a new Interim Vice Chancellor for Marketing and Communication.