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Is this the future of college: Online classes, but no degree

Published May. 1 2017

Connor Mitchell's university classes take place online, he doesn't have any exams and he studies in a different country every...

Greitens' plan seeks to improve internet at rural schools

Published Apr. 30 2017

Gov. Eric Greitens announced earlier this month a proposal to expand high-speed internet access to rural Missouri schools. It's an...

California fifth graders perform 'A Kid's Life'

Published Apr. 30 2017

The California fifth graders performed the musical, "A Kid's Life," April 20 at the California High School, under the direction...

California R-1 Employee Appreciation Reception held

Published Apr. 30 2017

Moniteau County R-1 Schools recently held its Employee Appreciation Luncheon at the California High School Commons.

Interim chancellor at Missouri S&T named for 1 year

Published Apr. 28 2017

An education official from Oregon will be interim chancellor for the University of Missouri Science and Technology.

Mumps outbreak reported at Southeast Missouri State

Published Apr. 28 2017

Authorities say 54 cases of mumps have been confirmed among students at Southeast Missouri State University.

Lincoln faculty members wonder what policy means

Published Apr. 28 2017

Lincoln University faculty members want more information about last week's Curators announcement there won't be new tenure designations, promotions or...

University of Missouri system proposes tuition increases

Published Apr. 27 2017

The four-campus University of Missouri system is proposing raising tuition and required fees of in-state undergraduates by 2.1 percent for...

Deaf advocates stress importance of legislative involvement

Published Apr. 27 2017

The Missouri Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing's legislative advocacy day Wednesday inspired students like Melissa Davis, a...

Gun found in Columbia high school student's backpack

Published Apr. 26 2017

A high school student in Columbia, Missouri, was taken into custody after bringing a gun to school.

California Junior-Senior Prom held

Published Apr. 26 2017

The California Junior-Senior Prom was held Saturday, April 22, at the Fr. Ed Schmidt Knights of Columbus Hall, St. Martins....

Grant provides special equipment for CHS science lab

Published Apr. 26 2017

Chemistry experiments at California High School just got a boost.

Boosting the workforce and economy: State Tech plays big role in state's economic development

Published Apr. 26 2017

Economic development leaders say Missouri needs more skilled workers helping manufacture goods within the state's borders.

Missouri Senate votes to up funding for public K-12 schools

Published Apr. 25 2017

Missouri public K-12 schools appear set to get roughly $48 million more in basic aid next fiscal year.

Lincoln University, State Tech still looking for core cuts

Published Apr. 25 2017

In just 11 days, Missouri lawmakers must pass a budget for the state business year that begins July 1.

Missouri State University gets new storm shelter

Published Apr. 24 2017

A new safety facility has opened at Missouri State University in Springfield, just in time for severe weather season.

Local students excel in state SkillsUSA, FBLA, scholar bowl contests

Published Apr. 24 2017

At the state SkillsUSA contest April 6-8, numerous local students medaled, with a few even qualifying for nationals in Louisville,...

Push to name new Missouri dorm for Bluford stalls

Published Apr. 24 2017

A dormitory association at the University of Missouri is pushing that a new residence hall on campus be named after...

2 curators to head Lincoln University presidential search

Published Apr. 23 2017

Lincoln University Curators Winston Rutledge, of Jefferson City, and Frank Logan, of St. Louis, will head the school's search for...

School choice advocates explain bills getting traction

Published Apr. 21 2017

School choice advocates like Gov. Eric Greitens, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and two advocates who spoke with members...

LU Honors student praises value of liberal arts education

Published Apr. 21 2017

Lincoln University is exceptional because it offers students an affordable liberal arts education, one of its honors students told Thursday's...

Lincoln University halting tenure, sabbatical for now

Published Apr. 21 2017

Lincoln University faculty won't be getting new tenure designations or sabbaticals in the near future, Curators President Marvin Teer announced...

MU students want system to cease fossil fuel investments

Published Apr. 20 2017

Representatives from University of Missouri student government organizations are calling on the university system to discontinue allowing its endowments to...