Art & design professor Scott Gericke commissioned to design July issue of St. Louis Magazine

UMSL professor Scott Gericke was tapped to design the July issue of St. Louis Magazine. (Image courtesy of Scott Gericke)…

UMSL alumnus and retired Boeing executive Terry Elmendorf becomes UMSL’s executive in residence

Terry Elmendorf is ready for his “second act” as UMSL’s executive in residence (Photo by August Jennewein) After more than…

Cambio de Colores Conference celebrates resilience in uncertain times

Provost and Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Steven Berberich delivers opening remarks at the 20th annual Cambio de Colores…

Cambio de Colores Conference celebrates resilience in uncertain times

Provost and Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Steven Berberich delivers opening remarks at the 20th annual Cambio de Colores…

UMSL’s new DEI coordinator is ready to shape the future

Myron Burr, UMSL’s new DEI coordinator, is ready to assist in the university’s efforts to maintain its commitment to equity.…

Dr. Keshia Elder named dean of College of Optometry at the University of Missouri–St. Louis

Dr. Keshia Elder will assume the role of dean of the UMSL College of Optometry on Sept. 1. Elder, who…

College of Education hosts inaugural Future Teacher Leadership Academy for local high school students

LaChe’ Smith (right), who will be a junior at Lindbergh High School next school year, brainstorms at a whiteboard with…

Eye on UMSL: Summer job

A crane lifts new insulation onto the roof at the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center last week at the…

Communication graduate Brandyn Chambers in the spotlight on HGTV’s ‘Battle on the Beach’

Brandyn Chambers, who earned his master’s degree in communication last month, has been appearing with his father, Roosevelt Chambers, as…

Ask an Expert: Lynn Staley discusses the legacy of Title IX for women’s sports

Lynn Staley, a teaching professor in the Department of English, saw the impact of Title IX in her own life…

Cigna Foundation awards $200,000 grant to support Bridge Program’s Saturday Academy

Students of every background from across the St. Louis area and beyond have benefited from the Bridge Program’s Saturday Academy,…

Professor Todd Swanstrom part of UniverCities Exchange panel on public transit

(Clockwise, from top left) Todd Swanstrom, the E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professor in Community Collaboration and Public Policy at UMSL;…

Eye on UMSL: Celebrating new opportunities

(From left) Kayla McKissack, Niana Lewis, Nick Ballenger, Jared Strickland and Kara Johnson were welcomed into the Opportunity Scholars Program…

Dr. Erin Brooks, Lindsay Pickering and Jim Webb receive UMSL Hero Awards

This month’s UMSL Hero Award honorees are (from left) Dr. Erin Brooks, associate clinical professor of optometry; Lindsay Pickering, assistant…

DBA students receive grant to conduct ‘Ethics of Care’ research

DBA students Matthew Aplin-Houtz and Sarah Willey won a $5,000 grant from the Association of Fundraising Professionals to support their…

Members of Unified Command reflect on two-plus years of work to keep UMSL community safe

Members of Unified Command helped guide policy decisions throughout the COVID-19 pandemic so that students could return to campus and…

Michael Cosmopoulos honored in his native Greece with Gold Cross of the Order of the Phoenix

Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou (at right) presents Michael Cosmopoulos with the Gold Cross of the Order of the Phoenix at…

Grant City License Office Set to Close July 15, 2022

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St. Louis Anchor Action Network members share learning experience in historic Ville neighborhood

Northside Community Housing President Michael Burns speaks during a panel discussion last week in the library at Sumner High School…

Professor Lea-Rachel Kosnik shares experience with interracial adoption in project with Before Ferguson Beyond Ferguson

Professor of Economics Lea-Rachel Kosnik is serializing a novel inspired by her experience with interracial adoption. (Photo courtesy of Lea-Rachel…

Optometry students gain valuable experience working at Chickasaw Nation Department of Health

College of Optometry graduates Kathryn Schmandt, Riley Liss, Kaleigh Albers and Paige Blankenheim all did rotations at Chickasaw Nation Medical…

Counseling PhD student Monica Phelps-Pineda wins minority fellowship award

Monica Phelps-Pineda won the National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Award, which included a $20,000 prize. The award will…

Eye on UMSL: Getting ready for the next step

John Meriac, associate professor of Global Leadership and Management and the academic director for the Doctor of Business Administration Program…

University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy Students boost careers with MBAs from UMSL

(From left to right) Pharmacy students Abby Herman, Leah Blocker, Jessica Kirk and Carson VonAlst pursued their MBAs through UMSL…

North County Inc. celebrates new home on UMSL campus

Greater North County Chamber of Commerce Board Chairman, Chancellor Kristin Sobolik and North County Incorporated President and CEO Rebecca Zoll…

STLMade spotlights UMSL-led research on pollination in urban orchards

Associate Professor Aimee Dunlap has been working with researchers from six institutions around the St. Louis region to study pollination…

UMSL names Lisa Capone as vice chancellor for advancement

Lisa Capone will assume her duties as UMSL’s new vice chancellor for advancement on Aug. 1. She brings nearly 20…

UMSL community saddened by death of Board of Curators Student Representative Remington Williams

University of Missouri Board of Curators Student Representative Remington Williams, who died in a car crash early Wednesday morning, had…

UMSL again gets high marks for advancing gender equality, reducing inequality in Times Higher Education rankings

The Times Higher Education ranked UMSL No. 54 globally in the gender equality category and between 101-200 in the reduced…

Media Coverage: May 2022

The University of Missouri–St. Louis makes a significant impact on the St. Louis area. Stories about the university, its scholars…