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.
Former UM System president gives $2 million to NextGen Data Science and Analytics Innovation Center at UMKC
Gift supports a collaborative effort between UMKC and MU housed in Kansas City.
MU research project to study COVID-19 immunity
Blood draws will detect COVID-19 antibody presence over time.
MU School of Journalism, Mizzou Botanic Garden announce $5 million gift
The gift comes from alumni Pat and Sandy Hiatte.
Breaking ground on a brighter future
New Sinclair School of Nursing facility will educate next generation of nurses.
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