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The first alert for armyworm has been issued from the state of Missouri and growers across the Midwest are urged to begin scouting for the pest.
Fri May 24, 2013
Arch Grants winners receive additional grants from UMSL
Jason Atkins and Mohit Patel were among the 20 recipients of $50,000 grants from Arch Grants last week for their startup Genetix Fusion.
The Kansas City Star
University of Missouri plans $23 million hall renovation
Sseven girls from Heartland Elementary School in the Blue Valley School District, now mostly middle-schoolers at Harmony or Aubry Bend, for a few years had been competing in an international problem-solving educational program, Odyssey of the Mind.
Diabetes Self Management
Statin May Reduce Benefits of Exercise
The generic cholesterol-lowering drug simvastatin, previously sold under the brand name Zocor, may diminish the positive effects of exercise in overweight and obese adults, according to a small new study from the University of Missouri.
University of Missouri plans $23M hall renovation
The University of Missouri is considering a proposal to renovate its main administration building and two other halls that currently house museums.
Thu May 23, 2013
Monroe Co. college picks new president
Kojo Quartey, who most recently served as provost of the City Colleges of Chicago, was chosen with a unanimous vote over three other finalists.
Visit Could Lead To Commitment To Mizzou
ShowMeMizzou.com spoke to a defender recently about his recruitment and learned about the possibility of where he might land after plans for a summer visit to the University of Missouri.
Grundy County Remembers Fallen Soldiers
Extensive research has now revealed that at least seven men died. After 60 years, these seven brave men need to be recognized and honored.
The Huffington Post
Richard Branson To Class Of 2013: Create Your Own Opportunities
Richard Branson, founder and chairman of the Virgin Group, told members of the Class of 2013 to "be ambitious." "Be ambitious.
Radioactive nanoparticles have been developed to target cancer cells
The fight against cancer remains aggressive from many dimensions, with radiation therapy, chemotherapy, surgery and natural interventions dealing with healthy diets and exercise being promoted.
The Joplin Independent
Crowder administrators switch roles
The Board of Trustees of Crowder College has announced that Dr. Kent Farnsworth will serve as interim president of Crowder College for the 2013-2014 school year.
Wed May 22, 2013
Maxine Jeanette Frerking Worley, Jan. 11, 1926 - May 21, 2013
Maxine was born Jan. 11, 1926, to the late Ralph Frerking and Clara Haase Frerking in Higginsville, Mo.
Spring to Dance Festival welcomes Grand Rapids Ballet to St. Louis for company debut
Grand Rapids Ballet dances David Parsons' "The Envelope" at the Spring Dance Festival in St.
KRCG-TV Jefferson City
How to help your child cope with tragedy
A disaster expert from the University of Missouri shared with KRCG 13 how you can help your child cope with graphic, tragic pictures of the devastation in Oklahoma.
Tue May 21, 2013
The New York Times
Well: Can Cholesterol Drugs Undo Exercise Benefits?
An important new study suggests that statins, the cholesterol-lowering medications that are the most prescribed drugs in the world, may block some of the fitness benefits of exercise, one of the surest ways to improve health.
Eleanor Christine Mitter, of Columbia, 1954-2013
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 1, at Olivet Christian Church in Columbia.
MU researchers develop radioactive nanoparticles that target cancer cells
Cancers of all types become most deadly when they metastasize and spread tumors throughout the body.
Seven drunk drivers arrested over graduation weekend
The campaign, which ran from May 17-19, coincided with University of Missouri commencement weekend.
KRCG-TV Jefferson City
MU School of Health Professions associate dean rises in the ranks
Kristopher Hagglund, MU's associate dean of the School of Health Professions since 2001, officially begins serving as the new dean on July 1. Kristopher Hagglund, MU's associate dean of the School of Health Professions since 2001, officially begins serving as the new dean on July 1. "As associate dean, Kristofer has a deep understanding of the ... (more)
Mon May 20, 2013
Murphy Closer To Making a Decision
After twice making unofficial visits to the University of Missouri this spring, ShowMeMizzou.com has the very latest on a Missouri offer's recruitment, including when a possible decision will be made.