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University of Missouri

Fall 2015 Issue

Web Extras

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Read more Homecoming memories.




Web Exclusives

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Advancement Hit the Streets

Meet advancement staff members who match donors’ interests with Mizzou’s needs. Staffers log thousands of miles a year serving Tigers whose Mizzou experiences inspire meaningful gifts.

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The Library Book

Steve Weinberg discusses writing a book to commemorate the MU Libraries centennial.


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This Will Make You Miss Mizzou

Ann Chambers looks back at her time at Mizzou with affection.

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Tiger Trolley Cars

MAA honors Jolene Marra Schulz for her professional accomplishments and service to MU.


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Volunteering Valuable Venture Advice

Mizzou is tapping its entrepreneurial alumni to mentor others on their way up.

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When Tripod Ruled the Campus

A reprint of the 1980 article on Mizzou’s three-legged pup.


Features

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The Heart of the University

MU Libraries celebrate the centennial of Ellis Library.

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How To Do Everything Better

Mizzou researchers share tips on how to get more out of everyday life.


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Ancient Rome’s Digital Signatures

A historic agreement brings ancient Roman artifacts to MU.

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Trailblazer

Mizzou alumna Winnie Fritz has always gone where there was no path and left a trail.


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Making Mizzou Made

Inside recruiting with the SEC East football champs.

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Golden Anniversary

Mizzou’s dazzling dance squad celebrates 50 years.


Homecoming Tri-Directors

A Show-Me State of Mind

Meet the 2015 Homecoming directors.

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Beyond the Funny Pages

Columbia cartoonist reflects on how Miss Mizzou lived on and off the page.


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2015 Homecoming and Campaign Kickoff Events

Use this guide to plan your CoMo trip


Around the Columns

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A Passion for Peace

From Peace Corps to peace studies, senior Rebecca Greenway is a humanitarian.

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The Gift of Leadership

Cornell Leadership Program prepares students for high-octane careers.


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Mizzou Near You

Wherever you live in the United States, Mizzou alumni and staff are not far away.

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Prepping for STEM Persistence

Two MU professors are going all-in on preparing incoming freshmen for STEM success.


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Ancestral Ways, Modern Selves

Religious studies professor’s new book examines urban American Indians.

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Rocky Mountain Magic Show

Jerry Frank explores the making of Rocky Mountain National Park, which celebrates its centennial this year.


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Honolulu Hitter

High-flying junior Carly Kan leads Mizzou volleyball in 2015.

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Numbers Game

Sports and numbers go hand in hand.


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Fall 2015 Briefly

Nuggets of news from across campus.


Alumni News

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Greek Life Evolves

Rules for alcohol and visiting hours are up for discussion.

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Independence to Independent

Sherri Gallick is the new alumni association president.


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Naval Affairs

Mizzou alumni find more than fleeting love in Naval ROTC.

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Yearbook: 1969

Maneater alumni reminisce about their beloved campus rag.


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Sandwich Anyone?

Mitch Murch’s entrepreneurial spirit got his foot in — and his name on — the door.

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Country Music’s Booker

From Jesse Auditorium to the Ryman Auditorium, Sally Williams puts on a show.


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Restoring Hope

Alumnus Terence Johnson helps young people.

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The Great American Comic Strip

At 92, Beetle Bailey creator Mort Walker is still cranking out the punchlines.