Chancellor’s Update: April 19, 2018
Featured this week: new Music building ground-breaking; Artist-in-Residence program; undergraduate and graduate internships through independent, literary publisher Persea Books; and Jennifer Maritza McCauley, #MizzouMade PhD candidate in creative writing.
Chancellor’s Update, April 12, 2018
Featured this week: The Biological Control of Insects Research Laboratory highlights collaboration between MU and the USDA/Agricultural Research Service, and #MizzouMade health sciences student Kara Conroy talks about how an internship with MU partner Logan University sparked a new career interest in chiropractic care.
Chancellor’s Update: April 5, 2018
Featured this week: how the Entrepreneurship Alliance prepares students to successfully own and operate their own businesses and #MizzouMade Tiger Master Sgt. Justin A. Hardy.
Chancellor’s Update: March 28, 2018
Featured this week: Professors Marilyn Rantz and Marjorie Skubic’s innovative motion-capture technology to help seniors stay home and avoid hospitalizations and #MizzouMade alumna Beth Snyder who turned her passion for art into a successful illustration company.
Chancellor’s Update: March 21, 2018
Featured this week: Mizzou Giving Day final totals; how #MizzouMade veterinary medicine student Carley Brucks is benefitting from generous donors; and Professor Dongsheng Duan’s innovative genetic therapy for Duchenne muscular dystrophy enters human clinical trials.
Chancellor’s Update: March 15, 2018
Featured this week: Mizzou Giving Day; the Missouri Spatial Data Information Service provides crucial information to emergency responders and compiles information about the safety of public drinking water; and #MizzouMade student Kelsey Inglis gives back through Mizzou Alternative Breaks.
Chancellor’s Update: March 8, 2018
Featured this week: Mizzou Giving Day and #MizzouMade student Rachael Hillyer works with internationally-renowned Professor Jane Armer on lymphedema research.
Chancellor’s Update: March 1, 2018
Featured this week: recap of Chancellor Cartwright’s 200-day address on research, creative activities, and economic development, and #MizzouMade student Bea Doheny combines her love of astronomy, art, and entrepreneurship.
Chancellor’s Update: Feb. 23, 2018
Featured this week: Dr. Susan Renoe, director of The Connector: an innovative program that connects people, resources, tools and idea across MU and our sister campuses, and why #MizzouMade student Elgin Burton fell in love with Mizzou.
Chancellor’s Update: Feb. 8, 2018
Featured this week: #MizzouMade student Alessandro Mazza wins a research award from the U.S. Department of Energy allowing him to conduct research at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and the new #MizzouMade Employment Program offers students a way to earn money to pay for housing.
Chancellor’s Update: Feb. 1, 2018
Featured this week: why #MizzouMade student and veteran Rico Atkins chose Mizzou and the Undergraduate Visual Arts and Design Showcase.
Chancellor’s Update: Jan. 26, 2018
Featured this week: #MizzouMade bioengineering professor Sheila Grant’s discovery may help doctors treat burns and wounds, and the Flore Zephir Memorial Fund honoring a beloved MU professor of romance languages and literatures.
Chancellor’s Update: Jan. 19, 2018
Featured this week: first week of classes and “Involvement Week” as well how Mizzou Alternative Breaks has made a big difference for #MizzouMade senior Alvina Patel.
Chancellor’s Update: Jan. 12, 2018
Featured this week: Mizzou students are ahead of the national job placement average and #MizzouMade graduate Grace Doran begins a new career.
Chancellor’s Update: Jan. 5, 2018
Featured this week: why #MizzouMade Tiger Maria Magner chose Mizzou and how alumni can get involved in student success initiatives such as becoming an ambassador, congratulating future students in their area, referring future Tigers, and becoming a mentor.
Chancellor’s Update: Dec. 19, 2017
Featured this week: Curators approve new shared leave program, expanded staff tuition assistance benefits, and reduced operations between Christmas and New Year’s Day; how faculty and staff can submit feedback for improving student success; and #MizzouMade IT expert Tonya Mueller.
Chancellor’s Update: Dec. 13, 2017
Featured this week: Ways to get involved in Mizzou’s student success initiatives and #MizzouMade staff member Danna Wren’s path from first-generation college student to PhD and director of Educational Technologies at Missouri (ET@MO).
Chancellor’s Update: Dec. 8, 2017
Featured this week: Free support services available to Mizzou students, faculty and staff at no cost and how #MizzouMade student Jenna Heaton is getting hands-on experiences to help her become a better teacher.
Chancellor’s Update: Dec. 1, 2017
I appreciate the thoughtful comments I’ve received since giving my November 15 campus address on student success. Conversations—and actions—will continue to take place around this topic.
Chancellor’s Update: Nov. 21, 2017
Thanksgiving week is upon us, and at this time of year the topic of gratitude is always on my mind. I’m grateful for so many things, and at the top of the list are the people of Mizzou.
Chancellor’s Update: Nov. 15, 2017
Earlier today, I shared my thoughts on student success in the first of a series of campus addresses.
Chancellor’s Update: Nov. 9, 2017
With Veterans Day approaching this weekend, I wanted to take the opportunity to thank all members of our Mizzou community who are serving or have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.
Chancellor’s Update: Nov. 3, 2017
In this week’s update, I want to talk about a group of students who represent one of the important paths to a college degree. Caitlyn Leeker, Adam Weaver and Ashleigh Redman are transfer students who now call MU home, and their #MizzouMade stories are inspiring.
Chancellor’s Update: Oct. 27, 2017
Homecoming weekend was an amazing experience. Not only did we win on the football field, but our generous students donated 4,000 units of blood and collected 30,000 pounds of food for the Food Bank of Central Missouri…
Chancellor’s Update: Oct. 19, 2017
Homecoming is rapidly approaching, and I’m looking forward to celebrating in true Tiger style. It’s great to be part a school that helped launch this now-widespread tradition in higher education. After meeting so many of you in the last three months, I can say confidently that the spirit of pride in who we are, and […]
Chancellor’s Update: Oct. 12, 2017
As the fall semester continues, the University of Missouri is participating in Mid-Missouri Innovation Week. The week provides attendees an opportunity to learn about the latest innovations, entrepreneurial resources and cutting-edge research available at Mizzou and regionally.
Chancellor’s Update: Oct. 3, 2017
Last week, I shared my own story in order to begin a conversation about the experiences people have at Mizzou. Many of you have already responded with your own #MizzouMade stories.
Chancellor’s Update: Sept. 26, 2017
I am writing today to share with you the first in a series of weekly communications to tell you about my observations since I joined the University of Missouri.
November 2, 2015
Race Relations Committee Update, Native American Heritage Month, Teaching Excellence
October 26, 2015
Faculty Athletic Representative, “Milestones in Mentoring” Award, Staff Advisory Education Award
September 28, 2015
Show-Me State of Mind, Faculty-Staff Insider’s Preview, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian
September 21, 2015
Coulter Awards, Leading a Movement, SEC Announces First Dr Pepper Education Abroad Awards
September 14, 2015
MU Alert Test, National Culinary Award, See Something, Say Something, Do Something
July 20, 2015
MU Earns Reaccreditation, New Medical Plan Administrator, Alumni Gain Hands-on Experience
July 13, 2015
Medical Education Transformation for Missouri, Commitment to Improve Wellness and Care, American Anthropological Association
June 8, 2015
Mizzou Alumni Association Sets Membership Record, MU Professor Receives Funding from U.S. Department of Energy, Staff Education Award
April 6, 2015
Kemper Awards, Goldwater Scholarships, MU Recognizes Contributions to Diversity, Staff Awards
March 16, 2015
Faculty and Alumni Gifts, National Media Recognize Wellness Resource Center/Safe Spring Break Fair, Sustainability at Mizzou
March 9, 2015
Rhoades to Become Next Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Women’s History Month Activities, Life Sciences and Society Symposium
March 2, 2015
Title IX Student Interpersonal Violence Prevention Training, Women’s History Month, Mizzou ‘39
February 23, 2015
MizzouThon pledges $1 million, Mizzou Alumni Association Scholarships, Mizzou Graduation Regalia
February 16, 2015
Chancellor’s Excellence Awards, Graduate Student Leadership Development Program, Legislative Day at the Capitol
February 9, 2015
Tribute to Women 2015, Graduate/Professional School Expo, Free Tax Preparation and Financial Counseling
February 2, 2015
Deadline Extended to Complete Mandatory Reporting and Harassment Training , Mizzou Inclusive Excellence Awards, Tigers are Better in Twos
January 26, 2015
Counseling Center Extended Hours, MU Health Care Opens New Facility, Free Health Screening
January 20, 2015
Mizzou Alternative Breaks, Athletic Director Recognition, Geyer Public Service Awards
January 12, 2015
Carnegie Foundation Reclassification, MAA Scholarship Applications, Journalism Faculty Honored
January 5, 2015
Diversity Class, Funds Available for Capital Projects, Final Call for Free Flu Shots
December 29, 2014
Journalism School Ranked No. 1, International Student Welcome, Faculty Honored for Inventions
December 22, 2014
School of Social Work Receives Grant, Adventure Club, CAFNR Student Wins National Award
December 15, 2014
Student Award for Academic Excellence, Mizzou Cares Committee Breakfast, Call for Public Comment
December 1, 2014
Holiday Open House, MU Campus Resilience Survey, Nurses of the Year, Mandatory Reporting and Harassment Training Modules
November 24, 2014
Plant Science Partners, Gifts to Mizzou, Take a Bite out of Hunger, Summer Welcome Information Session
November 17, 2014
United Way Campaign Update, Higher Learning Commission Review, GPC Discusses Student Loans, International Education Week
November 3, 2014
Math Grant, Educational Assistance Benefit, Diversity Poster Competition, Alumnae to Discuss Curiosity
October 6, 2014
Music Professor Inducted into Hall of Fame, Collected Rules and Regulations, Wellness Incentive
September 29, 2014
Library Exhibit Opens, Town & Gown, Alcohol Responsibility Month, Get Your Flu Shot
September 22, 2014
The Hidden Treasure of Rome, Reynolds Foundation Becomes First
$100 Million Donor, New Health Plan Option for
September 15, 2014
An Evening with Jon Meacham, Jane Goodall Lecture, Installation Processional and Ceremony, Mizzou Paisley
September 8, 2014
MU Recognizes Military Service Members and Veterans, Mizzou 175th video, United Way Kick-Off
September 2, 2014
Mizzou Family Portrait, Get Involved at Mizzou, Diversity Class for Staff and Faculty
August 25, 2014
Safety at Mizzou, Part-Time-Job Fair, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Classes, Physics Faculty Member Honored
July 28, 2014
Business School Dean Appointed to AACSB Board of Directors, Welcome New Vice Chancellor, Homecoming Theme Announced
July 21, 2014
Undergraduate Research Forum, Wheelchair Basketball Coach Wins Silver, School of Medicine Dean
July 14, 2014
National Attention for MU Scientists, Alumnus Named Top Scientist by Navy, Foundation Helps Library Rescue Books