Tag: board of curators

Click fired by UM Board of Curators

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University Missouri Board of Curators voted 4-2 Wednesday to fire embattled professor Melissa Click for her actions last fall during the Concerned Student 1950 protests. Chair of the board Pam Henrickson stated that after a month of investigation the board determined that Click had acted with […]

SOURCES: Steward leaving seat on UM System Board of Curators

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – David Steward, the only African-American on the University of Missouri System Board of Curators is leaving his position with the embattled university system. Steward, a devoted supporter of former university system president Tim Wolfe, was appointed to the University of Missouri Board of Curators in 2011 […]

Part One: 10 of the Most Fascinating People of 2015

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay No politician moved the needle more in 2015 than St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay. After leading on the issue of equality in marriage last year, Slay led on a host of public policy issues this year. He was at the front of the ban the […]

Decorated St. Louis attorney confirmed to UM Board of Curators

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The appointment of Maurice (Marcy) B. Graham to the University of Missouri Board of Curators was confirmed by the Senate today. Graham is President of Gray, Ritter & Graham, P.C., a St. Louis law firm which concentrates practice in the areas of business and commercial litigation […]

David Steelman appointment confirmed as University of Missouri Curator

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — In 1992, David Steelman ran against Gov. Jay Nixon for the office of Attorney General. A few months ago, Nixon formally nominated Steelman to the University of Missouri Board of Curators. This week, the Missouri Senate confirmed him. As bloody as those who watched it remember […]