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Boots On the Ground

MU’s newest legal clinic helps U.S. military veterans.



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

Kline wedding ceremony

Naval Affairs

Mizzou alumni find more than fleeting love in Naval ROTC.

comic panel of Beetle Bailey

The Great American Comic Strip

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


No Ordinary Day

Read an excerpt from Mizzou alumna Sue Johnpeter’s book.

Glenn King

Saving a Memory

Glenn King has told his heroic story for decades. It took Sue Johnpeter to put it to paper.

Chris Dade Mizzou

Tiger Taps Tradition

Freshman Mizzou Alumni Association scholar starts Veterans Day tradition.

Peter Essick

The Lens of History

Essick captures the portraits of Civil War veterans’ children.

Maj. Gen. Stephen Danner

To Protect, Legislate, Litigate and Serve

Maj. Gen. Stephen Danner has given his life to public service in more ways than one.


United They Stand

Mizzou alumni staff much of the Boone County Veterans Treatment Court.

Glen VanHerck

Top Flight

Alumnus instructs U.S. Air Force’s top pilots.

Shawn Lee

An Army of Two

With his dog’s help, a veteran works through law school.

Lexie Cartee

Called to Civil Service

Mizzou ’39 recognizes outstanding seniors.

Larry Fletcher

Charlie Chaser

Larry Fletcher is filling retirement with books about his Vietnam War experience.

Lucy and Ron WIllett

Message of Love

A Mizzou alumnus helps parents grieve for their own lost Tiger.

1971 Mizzou war protest

Protest Remembered

Mizzou antiwar leaders remember Kent State-inspired 1970 protests.

Christopher Strelluf

Look Who’s Talking

MU doctoral student studies how Kansas Citians speak.

Rep. Ike Skelton

A Lifetime of Public Service

Former Missouri Rep. Ike Skelton died Oct. 28, 2013, at 81.

Aneisa Sherrill-Mattox

Welcome Home, Veterans

MU alumna uses personal experience to run homeless veterans shelter.

Monuments Men

Mizzou’s Monuments Men

An MU emeritus professor helped rebuild Berlin’s cultural scene after the Nazi regime.

mizzou color guard

Remembering, Supporting Veterans

Confidential donors choose MU for $1 million student veteran scholarship donation.

Richard Orin

Accounting for Ethics

Celebrity clients are nice, but Richard Orin’s inspiration came from an accounting professor.


Determined To Be First

First-generation students at MU face a variety of challenges.


Mizzou Strong

Veterans and brothers Sean and Kyle McLafferty have found a home at MU.

Memorial Union tower construction

Towering Tribute

Memorial Tower contains many mysteries.

Sean McLafferty

A History of Service

Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan join a long tradition of military influences on MU.


Battlefield Lessons

Trauma care in mid-Missouri owes a lot to American soldiers fighting overseas.

Ed Matheny

Historical Perspective

Ed Matheny has chronicled — and witnessed — history.

american flags hang on Mizzou's Columns

Searching for Mizzou Veterans

MU’s largest fraternity — its military veterans — now has its own alumni group.


Sensing Pollution From the Air

MU researchers use military technology to monitor ground pollution.

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