UMSL criminologists behind new report examining plea-bargaining process in St. Louis County and elsewhere

From left, Professor Beth Huebner, Associate Professor Marisa Omori and criminology and criminal justice doctoral students Alessandra Early and Luis…

UMSL Chancellor Kristin Sobolik elected vice president of Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities

Chancellor Kristin Sobolik will serve a two-year term as vice president and treasurer of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan…

Janet Lauritsen issues call to modernize nation’s crime statistics during presidential address at American Society of Criminology conference

Janet Lauriten, a Curators’ Distinguished Professor Emerita in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, delivered the presidential address at…

Trina Perry, Dinesh Mirchandani and Audri Adams receive UMSL Hero Awards

Trina Perry, Dinesh Mirchandani and Audri Adams received Hero Awards for their exemplary service and dedication. (Photos by August Jennewein)…

Eye on UMSL: A round of applause

Darryl Chatman (center), the outgoing president of the University of Missouri Board of Curators, leads clapping for recently named Curators’…

UMSL Tritons weekly rewind

Redshirt junior guard Isaiah Fuller averaged 17.5 points while leading UMSL’s 24th-ranked men’s basketball team to victories over Grand Valley…

Recovery Friendly Workplaces empowering organizations to support employees impacted by substance use disorder

Douglas Swanson, who coordinates the Labor Studies Program at the University of Missouri–St. Louis and is a field specialist with…

UMSL volleyball team captures first-ever regional championship

University of Missouri–St. Louis volleyball players huddle together and hold up their NCAA Division II Midwest Regional championship trophy, won…

Eye on UMSL: Bahamian night

A cohort of first-year students from The Bahamas had a chance to share a bit of their culture with the…

Founders compete on DEI Accelerator Pitch Day

Jada Huffman (left) and Brandace Johnson presented B Juiced at the DEI Accelerator Pitch Day competition. (Photo by Wendy Todd)…

UMSL Tritons weekly rewind

Senior Jon Osa set a school record in the 100-yard backstroke and was part of two school record-setting relay performances…

College of Nursing students present at annual Research Day and McIntosh-Durham Lecture

Victoria Klausner, a junior in the College of Nursing, presents her group’s research on “The Knowledge Deficit of Medical Marijuana,”…

New platform improves access to UMSL innovative works

The new UMSL Innovations online platform automates certain nonexclusive licensing and can significantly reduce the transaction time for some licenses,…

UMSL recognized for increasing student voter registration, education and turnout during 2022 midterms

UMSL has been named to ALL IN Campus Democracy’s inaugural list of the Most Engaged Campuses for College Student Voting.…

UMSL embarks on a dramatic campus-wide transformation

Plans for the project include a more centralized north academic core, a health sciences campus to the south, a new…

The Printery Book Arts Lab, a collaboration between UMSL and Central Print, keeps the art of letterpress alive in St. Louis

The Printery itself once belonged to distinguished book artist Kay Michael Kramer. (Photo by August Jennewein) In a sun-dappled corner…

Yolanda Alovor keeps the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra in tune with equity, diversity and inclusion

Yolanda Alovor leads the charge for diversity, equity and inclusion for St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. (Photo by August Jennewein) Yolanda…

MSW student James Loehr uses his experience in the military to serve other veterans

James Loehr, a MSW student at UMSL, is using his experience in the armed services to help other veterans. (Photo…

Photographer Myrina “Renaissance” Otey-Myton tells the stories of unsung Black women

Myrina “Renaissance” Otey-Myton produces an annual project, Her Eminent Reign (H.E.R.), that highlights women of color whose achievements may be…

Mark Nazetta shapes his leadership roles in UMSL’s inaugural Online MBA cohort

The UMSL student is currently working as vice president of wholesale and institution at Carrier Enterprise. (Photo by Joseph Roberts/Emerson)…

Meet Keshia Elder, dean of UMSL’s College of Optometry

With her appointment as dean of the UMSL College of Optometry, Keshia Elder recently became the first Black female dean…

Alumni Q&A: Writer Mary Troy reflects on story inspirations, shaping UMSL’s MFA program and more

She taught in and helped mold UMSL’s Master of Fine Arts program for more than 20 year sand also served…

Mapping the Future: UMSL invests in growing geospatial field

Dawn King (second from left), an UMSL physics PhD alumna and geodetic earth scientist with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, works…

In his last season at UMSL, Joel Sylven is looking to add to his national championship legacy

Joel Sylven joined the second national champion in UMSL history last spring when he captured the NCAA Division II Men’s…

Global Growth: After a pandemic hiatus, study abroad programming returns to UMSL

Over the years, UMSL’s nearly 70 study abroad programs have enriched the lives of countless students, providing transformative experiences across…

Greater St. Louis Association of Black Journalists honors UMSL Chief of Staff Adella Jones as Living Legend

KMOX Radio host Carol Daniel (at left) presents UMSL Chief of Staff Adella Jones with a Greater St. Louis Association…

St. Louis Anchor Action Network marks first anniversary by setting ambitious goals for 2023 and beyond

St. Louis Anchor Action Network Director Stefani Weeden-Smith speaks at an executive learning event for local leaders in June at…

UMSL Department of Music earns coveted All-Steinway designation

UMSL is now one of about 230 schools across the world to hold the All-Steinway designation. (Photo by August Jennewein)…

Eye on UMSL: Recruiting for the front lines of medicine

First Lieutenant Luke S. Jokerst (at right), a recruiter with the U.S. Army Medical Department, speaks to students (from left)…

Olivia Crowell reflects on her UMSL experience as she looks to her future as an engineer

Olivia Crowell is graduating in December with a degree in electrical engineering after an illustrious college career at the Pierre…