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March

7

2013

Undergraduate Research Day

Some of the state’s most inquisitive minds gathered today, March 7, for the University of Missouri System’s annual Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol in Jefferson City.

February

1

2013

State of the University

State of the University
UM System President Tim Wolfe provided the annual State of the University address on Feb. 1, 2013, during the first University of Missouri Board of Curators meeting of the new year. During the address, Wolfe welcomed new members to the board, provided an update on the system's six strategic priorities, and unveiled a communications platform to share the value of the system and higher education with Missourians.

January

4

2013

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!
From our outstanding students to our dedicated faculty, staff, alumni and retirees, the UM System continues its tradition of bringing quality education, research, service and economic development to the state and beyond. Please enjoy this New Year's video message from UM System President Tim Wolfe, his wife, Molly, and their two children, Madison and Tyler.

December

17

2012

A Presidential Challenge

A Presidential Challenge
President Wolfe challenged December 2012 graduates to use their new skills and knowledge to make a difference in the world during commencement addresses he gave at MU, Missouri S&T and UMSL.

December

2

2012

KFRU Radio Interview

President Wolfe visits with Al Germond during KFRU's Sunday Morning Roundtable.

November

14

2012

Joint Committee on Education Testimony

Joint Committee on Education Testimony
The Missouri General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Education held a public hearing on funding for higher education where President Wolfe gave testimony on behalf of the UM System. The meeting was held Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Havener Center on the Missouri S&T campus.

October

29

2012

Op-Ed: An important lesson: smoking is jeopardizing the health of our students

Op-Ed: An important lesson: smoking is jeopardizing the health of our students
President Wolfe and Chris Belcher, superintendent of Columbia Public Schools, address the potential impacts of Proposition B on public education and health care in Missouri.

October

3

2012

Lee Medal for Philanthropy

Lee Medal for Philanthropy
The University of Missouri–St. Louis held its annual Founders Dinner on Oct. 2 at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis in Clayton, Mo. The event attracted 800 alumni and friends who celebrated the successful completion of the Gateway for Greatness Campaign, the university’s first comprehensive capital campaign.

October

2

2012

A Message from President Tim Wolfe: Twitter Town Hall

A Message from President Tim Wolfe: Twitter Town Hall
Last week, University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe held his first Twitter town hall and responded to six questions sent in via Twitter. In this six-minute video, he talks about his vision for the future of the University of Missouri System; his thoughts about the potential name change for UMKC; and what the system is doing to help keep higher education affordable.

September

19

2012

Twitter Town Hall

Twitter Town Hall
President Wolfe is getting ready to host the UM System’s first Twitter town hall later this month. This is an opportunity for you to ask the president anything on their mind about the UM System or higher education in general. Please feel free to tweet your question to @UMPREZ on Twitter. The president will answer select questions in his next video message to the university community. http://twitter.com/umprez
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