Baker receives UM System’s Thomas Jefferson Award

COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri System Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs Bob Schwartz awarded the second of ten UM System President’s Awards to be presented to faculty in 2017 to University of Missouri-Columbia Professor of Literacy Studies Betsy Baker. Schwartz—accompanied by UM System Interim Chief of Staff David Russell and MU Interim Vice […]

MU College of Education Seniors Raise Funds to Honor Columbia Community Hero

The entire Columbia community mourned the Aug. 2015 death of Sherman Brown, Jr., and the seniors in Special Education (SPED) were no different. As his obituary noted, among his many community-oriented and business efforts, Brown often mentored at-risk youth and used his infectious, generous, and larger-than-life personality to make an impact on their lives. The […]

MU’s Online Master’s Programs Earn National Distinction

The University of Missouri’s online master of education degree programs are among the best in the nation, and the highest ranked in Missouri, according to U.S. News & World Report 2017 Best Online Programs Rankings. The top 25 percent ranking adds yet another distinction to prospective students’ list of reasons to choose Mizzou for an […]