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Jennifer works as a reporter and producer, and also trains the student reporters at KSMU. She grew up on a farm just outside West Plains, Missouri, and now works for KSMU from her hometown. She spent five years as a freelance journalist in the Persian Gulf, reporting for NPR and producing for CNN International’s program “Inside the Middle East.” Jennifer studied at the American University in Cairo and graduated from the University of Missouri. She participated in the first annual National Day of Listening on Nov 24, 2008. You can hear her interview her grandmother here.
The word “generosity” tends to mean different things to different people. For a child, it might mean sharing toys or candy with another kid. For a volunteer, it could take on the form of sharing skills or precious time. But for one Springfield couple, generosity has dictated almost every major decision in their marriage, and as a result, they’re changing thousands of lives on the other side of the world.
KSMU’s Jennifer Moore reports.
Governor Jay Nixon announced Monday that small businesses can now apply for special loans through a new program meant to relieve pressures brought about by the tough economy. KSMU's Jennifer Moore reports.
Most immigrants come to the United States to stay. But a history professor at the University of Missouri-Columbia is returning to his native country of Sudan next week, where he will seek the highest position in the Sudanese government: that of president. He spoke with KSMU's Jennifer Moore.
Governor Jay Nixon visited Springfield Thursday to explain the inner workings of a new program designed to make the link between education and placing Missouri graduates in health care jobs. KSMU’s Jennifer Moore reports.
Republican State Senator Gary Nodler of Joplin announced on Thursday that he has decided to run for the Congressional seat soon to be vacated by Roy Blunt. KSMU’s Jennifer Moore was at the press conference and reports.
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The Missouri National Guard says a Missouri soldier has been killed in Iraq after an IED, or an improvised explosive device, went off near his unit outside Baghdad. KSMU's Jennifer Moore has details.
This Memorial Day weekend, many Americans will remember and honor those loved ones and veterans who have died. One Ozarks man has made it his life’s mission to honor those wounded and ill veterans of America who are still surviving. KSMU's Jennifer Moore reports.
President Barack Obama on Thursday defended his decision to shut down the Cuban-based Guantanamo Bay detention center by January 2010.But questions remain as to where the detainees currently held there will go. Missouri’s two Senators are at odds over the closing of the center, as KSMU’s Jennifer Moore reports.
Senator Claire McCaskill says the Senate has overwhelmingly passed a bill cracking down on unethical and predatory practices of credit card companies. KSMU’s Jennifer Moore reports.
Just as many Missourians are shopping for new swimsuits and preparing for their summer recreational activies, health officials are taking samples from local swimming sites to test for harmful bacteria. KSMU's Jennifer Moore reports.