August 25, 2020
Contact: Christian Basi, 573-882-4430, BasiC@missouri.edu
Media reports that Professor Joel C. Poor has been fired are incorrect. Poor, associate teaching professor in the Trulaske College of Business, remains employed by the university and has been assigned to other duties.
University officials were asked to investigate comments made by Poor to a student during a remote-learning class. He will be provided due process.
Mizzou plans for in-person commencement ceremonies in April and May
Although details are still being finalized, the events will include social distancing and other health and safety measures.
MU celebrates Henry Kirklin with dedication of learning lab
State-of-the-art lab is the latest MU effort to raise awareness of the university’s first Black teacher.
Detecting COVID-19 with a sticker on your skin
A University of Missouri engineer received a grant from the National Science Foundation to plan for large-scale manufacturing of an on-skin, wearable bioelectronic device.
MEDIA ADVISORY: MU plant sciences learning lab to be named in honor of Henry Kirklin
The lab will carry on the legacy of the University of Missouri’s first Black teacher.
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