KSMU News http://ksmu.org/articles/Education en HOF Inductees Leading Example in Public Affairs Mission http://ksmu.org/article/hof-inductees-leading-example-public-affairs-mission-82038 <p>The Missouri Public Affairs Hall of Fame is a vehicle in which to showcase the lives of those dedicated to public affairs, says Missouri State University President Clif Smart. On this month&#39;s edition of Engaging the Community, we learn more about the inductees and the mission of the event.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/hof-inductees-leading-example-public-affairs-mission-82038" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Engaging the Community Arts and Entertainment Business Education Interviews People and Places Politics Candidate Position Haberdashers Missouri Political parties in the United States Scott Harvey no Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:39:00 +0000 Scott Harvey 82038 at http://ksmu.org As Controversy Heats Up Over Federal Riverways Plan, Lawmakers Eye a Bill That Would Return Land to Missouri http://ksmu.org/article/controversy-heats-over-federal-riverways-plan-lawmakers-eye-bill-would-return-land-mi-82197 <p>There&rsquo;s a controversy brewing in the central Ozarks region between locals and the federal government.&nbsp; The two have been at odds many times before, but this time, it&rsquo;s gone a step further. KSMU&rsquo;s Jennifer Davidson reports in the first half of our two-part series on the new management plan for the Ozark National Scenic Riverways.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/controversy-heats-over-federal-riverways-plan-lawmakers-eye-bill-would-return-land-mi-82197" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Capitol News Arts and Entertainment Business Culture Diversions Economy Education Election Environment Interviews Local History Ozarks Culture People and Places Missouri Jennifer Davidson no Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:34:01 +0000 Jennifer Davidson 82197 at http://ksmu.org Medicaid Expansion Stalled — But Not Dead — In Missouri Legislature http://ksmu.org/article/medicaid-expansion-stalled-not-dead-missouri-legislature-82081 <p>Supporters of Medicaid expansion in Missouri continue to work toward swaying opponents in the General Assembly over to their side. Marshall Griffin takes a closer look.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/medicaid-expansion-stalled-not-dead-missouri-legislature-82081" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Capitol News Medicaid Business Economy Education Health Politics Person Party 111th United States Congress Federal assistance in the United States Hospitality Marshall Griffin no Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:30:02 +0000 Marshall Griffin 82081 at http://ksmu.org Results of Latest Anti-Semitism Incident Report Hard to Gauge http://ksmu.org/article/results-latest-anti-semitism-incident-report-hard-gauge-82121 <p>Sunday&#39;s shooting in Kansas City has reignited the conversation about anti-Semitism, hate crimes and how to prevent future incidents.&nbsp; Recent statistics released in an annual report from the Anti-Defamation League suggests that anti-Semitic incidents were down significantly nationwide.&nbsp; But is this a true reflection of societal changes? &nbsp;KSMU&#39;s Theresa Bettmann has this report.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/results-latest-anti-semitism-incident-report-hard-gauge-82121" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Culture Education Religion Arrest Person Location Anti-Defamation League Antisemitism Zionism Theresa Bettmann no Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:28:08 +0000 Theresa Bettmann 82121 at http://ksmu.org Local CEOs Offer Their Take on Employee Wellness Programs http://ksmu.org/article/local-ceos-offer-their-take-employee-wellness-programs-82048 <p>Local business owners were offered a CEO&rsquo;s perspective on workplace wellness during an event Tuesday by the Healthy Living Alliance of Springfield. KSMU&rsquo;s Shannon Bowers has more on the event, which featured a panel of local executives.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/local-ceos-offer-their-take-employee-wellness-programs-82048" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Economy Education Health United States Wellness Shannon Bowers no Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:06:58 +0000 Shannon Bowers 82048 at http://ksmu.org