University of Missouri

Eskimos QB James Franklin traded to Argos

Quarterback James Franklin is being traded from Edmonton to the Argos, per sources.<p>Toronto acquires exclusive negotiating rights as he’s a pending …

Canadian Football League

Argos acquire QB James Franklin in trade with Eskimos

The Toronto Argonauts announced Monday that the team has acquired quarterback James Franklin and a third-round selection in the 2018 CFL Draft from …

Canadian Football League

Harris and Dolphins coaches disagree on how he’s played. Sacks ‘most important thing’

Talk to Dolphins coaches, and Charles Harris’ rookie year has been a success.<p>“Yeah,” Adam Gase said recently, when asked if he was pleased with his …

Adam Gase

Research: Video game sensors can help with physical therapy

New research from the University of Missouri found that video game motion sensors can be useful in physical therapy.<p>A team from the University of …

Business

Teaching Vocabulary: Word Meanings and Word Knowledge : Course Section

Course Catalog > Course Information<p><b>Course Section Information</b><p><b>01/17/2018 - 02/27/2018</b><p>Price: $405.00<p>Group Sales<p>Max. Class Size: 30<p>Offered by PBS …

Education

Over a dozen states balk at California’s egg law, sue

<b>By DAVID A. LIEB | The Associated Press</b><p>JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — More than a dozen states banded together Monday to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to block a …

North Dakota

Correction: University of Missouri-Enrollment Goals story

In a story Dec. 3 about University of Missouri enrollment, The Associated Press erroneously used the female pronoun for Pelema Morrice. Morrice is a …

Higher Education

Tulane assistant Doshia Woods relishes East Topeka roots

Basketball has taken Doshia Woods to places she never dreamed possible, but Topeka, specifically East Topeka, will always be home.<p>Woods, a former …

Women's Basketball

How To Influence Generation Z Through Education

Market research generates vast quantities of data every day. With all these insights at their disposal, CMOs have the ability to pick and choose their target audiences in a more precise and effective way than ever before.<p>For most marketers, it’s important to include Generation Z in their overall …

Marketing

Mizzou rolls out lofty goals for bolstered enrollment, graduation, employment

Mizzou leaders unveiled five lofty five-year goals Monday that all tie back to the central theme of growth at the state's flagship university.

St. Louis

AI Hunts Chinese Missiles Sites

A university team trained a deep learning algorithm to recognize surface-to-air missile sites in China and detect them among terabytes of digital …

Man shot outside of Missouri mall on Thanksgiving suffered life-threatening injuries

A 19-year-old man shot outside a Missouri mall late Thanksgiving night suffered life-threatening injuries, police say.<p>Officers were called to the Columbia Mall (about 10 minutes from the University of Missouri) about 11:30 p.m. The Columbia Missouri Police Department said two men were sitting in a …

Policing

After weeks of deals, stores aim to draw Black Friday crowds (photos)

NEW YORK (AP) -- Retailers are hoping deals and excitement bring shoppers to stores and to their sites for Black Friday, one of the biggest shopping …

Cleveland

This AI Hunts Chinese Missiles Sites

Deep learning comes to satellite imagery analysis -- at least in the civilian sector, anyway.<p>A university team trained a deep learning algorithm to recognize surface-to-air missile sites in China and detect them among terabytes of digital imagery. The artificial intelligence program was able to …

Tiny Houses Are Combatting Homelessness Across The Country

"It has been long accepted that the first step in alleviating homelessness is to have stability."<p>To combat the ongoing homelessness problem across …

Housing

Does gin really make you cry? New study shows how different alcohols affect our moods

A new study claims that the type of alcohol you drink can drastically alter your personality, but how much truth is really in the statement?<p>Beer …

Psychology

Portland State University names new police chief

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland State University announced Tuesday they selected Donnell Tanksley as their new police chief.<p>Tanksley is joining Portland …

Portland, OR

AI Can Help Hunt Down Missile Sites in China

Intelligence agencies have a limited number of trained human analysts looking for undeclared nuclear facilities, or secret military sites, hidden …

Machine Learning

Michael Porter Jr.'s Injury Craters Missouri's Hopes for a Dream Season

Every year, about 4,000 teenagers enroll as freshmen at the University of Missouri. Another 75,000 or so babies are born to families in the state. …

College Basketball

How to make sure your kid doesn’t go to Snowflake U.

As a father of two young men, I am alarmed by the endless protests and outrage on both private and public university campuses today. Institutions …

Opinion

Shots fired during armed robbery at MU frat, police say

<b>COLUMBIA, Mo.</b> • Police were responding late Saturday to a report of an armed home invasion at a fraternity at the University of Missouri.<p>Columbia …

Policing

Missouri limits use of weed killer linked to crop damage

(Reuters) - Missouri will limit the use of a weed killer made by BASF SE after farmers complained the chemical drifted and harmed their crops, following a move by Arkansas to prohibit sprayings next year of the herbicide and rival products.<p>Missouri on Thursday banned sprayings of BASF's Engenia …

Agriculture

Update on college marketing

So we’ve finally made it past the college application process, coached my son through essays, made some campus visits, clicked “submit” 4 times, and …

Education

MU approves using pigs for ER training over protests of D.C.-based group

An effort to persuade the University of Missouri to stop using live pigs to train emergency room doctors has failed.<p>On Thursday, the Washington, …

Medicine

Missouri students protest university's holdings in fossil fuel companies

When the cardboard oil derrick set up on Speaker’s Circle at the University of Missouri blew over in a gust of wind, the symbolism was complete for …

Climate

LOOK: University of Missouri police department makes inappropriate joke on Twitter during Tigers basketball game

There are some things in life that you just don’t joke about, and that is especially true when it comes to being the voice of a police department on …

MU Black Studies event examines 2015 fallout

Marshall Allen, one of the youngest of the original 11 members of the Concerned Student 1950 group, on Monday evening asked for the recently enacted …

University of Missouri frats feeling heat as some schools impose harsh penalties

When he was on stage Friday to open the discussion of a consulting report on Greek Life at the University of Missouri, Dean of Students Jeff Zeilenga …

College & University

Mathias Svold Wins College Photographer of the Year

Mathias Svold of the Danish School of Journalism in Aarhus, Denmark has been named the 72nd College Photographer of the Year with the Gold award from …

College & University

What's the one thing scientists want the world to know about their field?

When Dalton Ludwick, a PhD candidate in Entomology at the University of Missouri tweeted 'If you could have the entire world know just one thing …

Science