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23 News – April 30, 2014

This week in 23 News we interview New York Times best selling author Wes Moore, take a look at Alveda King’s recent visit to MU, and the 23 News executives celebrate their last show of the year. You won’t want to miss it!

Alveda King Visits MU

Maia McDonald – 23 News Staff Writer   Invited by the MU pro-life organization Mizzou Students for life, Dr. Alveda King came to MU to speak on the issues of abortion and being pro-life in today’s era.   The niece of one of America’s best-known civil rights leaders, Dr. King made sure to explain her […]

Organizations Work to Legalize Marijuana

Tara Stewart – 23 News Staff Writer On Sat. Apr. 26 at 10 am in Allen Auditorium, various organizations gathered for the Spring 2014 Missouri Cannabis Conference to inform individuals about the benefits of the legalization of marijuana. Students of Sensible Drug Policy is a campus organization and was one of the main sponsors of […]

Comm Week Award Ceremony Celebrates Student Achievement

Samantha Kummerer – MUTV 23 News Staff Writer Last week MU’s Communication Department hosted Comm Week under the theme “Let’s Talk”, welcoming various speakers addressing the art of in person communication in the age of modern technology. “The purpose of Comm Week is to make people aware that we exist as a department and to […]

Mizzou After Dark Hosts Their Last Event of the Semester

Jared Ridgeway – MUTV 23 News Staff Writer   On April 25, Mizzou After Dark, who’s sponsored by the Student Life Organization, held their final event of the year in the Student Center.   For the past two semesters Mizzou After Dark has provided students with fun non-alcoholic late night events at the end of each week. The events have […]

23 News – April 23, 2014

This week on 23 News we interviewed Piper Kerman, the author of “Orange is the New Black.” We also talked to the LGBTQ Resource Center Coordinator, Struby Struble, to talk about pride month. It’s all of that and more on 23 News!

Students Play Video Games For a Cause

Brett Torrence – MUTV 23 News Staff Writer Last Thursday the National Residence Hall Honorary held a Super Smash Bros tournament in the Student Center to help raise money and food for Tiger Pantry. Usually holding service events within their group, this semester, NRHH decided to try a campus wide event for the first time. […]

23 News – April 15, 2014

Check out Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin on this week’s episode of 23 News! This episode features an interview with the Chancellor, a fair amount of ridiculous news and a technology update. You won’t want to miss it!

LGBTQ Resource Center Holds “What Is Queer”

Shaan Chadha – MUTV 23 News Staff Writer On Tuesday, April 15 the LGBTQ Resource Center held their “What Is Queer” Event to discuss what it means to be both LGBTQ and a member of Greek life. Those who attended were able to listen to personal experiences by speakers as well as hold an open […]

MU Students Are Remembered

Rose Schmidt – MUTV 23 News Staff Writer Stotler Lounge was a somber place Friday as people gathered to remember MU students who have died in the past year for MU Remembers. Six students were remembered: Aaron Boren, Adam Garb, Danielle “Dani” Jones, Samuel Kloppel, Jarrett Mosby and Rui Ren. “I know that while a […]