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    Update on Armed Robbery Reports

    July 21, 2016 Dear campus community members, Earlier today, the Columbia Police Department announced that they had arrested five suspects in connection with a series of armed robberies last week that appeared to be targeting college-age students. I’m very grateful for the work of the Columbia Police Department and our MUPD who provided assistance with […]

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    Ensuring student safety

    As you know, your safety is my top priority. The Columbia Police Department has notified us of a series of armed robberies this week near downtown Columbia.

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    Moment of silence, July 6, 2016

    Join us at 1:00 p.m. to observe a moment of silence.

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    Ad Hoc Joint Committee on Protests, Public Spaces, Free Speech and the Press report and communications

    I am writing to inform you that the Ad Hoc Joint Committee on Protests, Public Spaces, Free Speech, and the Press has finished its work and recently submitted the draft policy that would clarify and complement our existing policies concerning facility use on campus while protecting the fundamental right of free expression.