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College of Arts & Science

Welcome to the College of Arts and Science

We are the oldest college west of the Mississippi and the largest division at MU. The college provides its more than 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students with liberal education programs in fine and performing arts, humanities, and social and natural sciences. In addition, the college is responsible for teaching most of the core courses required of all undergraduate students on campus. Read more...


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  • Chancellor’s Distinguished Visitor and 2014 Kemp Lecturer in the Humanities
    "The Humanistic Condition" - A lecture by Louis Menand

    Friday, April 18 at 4pm
    Tate Hall Room 22
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  • MU Peace Studies to Host Panel Discussion on Past Vietnam War Protests
    Monday, April 21, 2014, 7:30 – 9:00pm
    Tucker Hall, Room 18, MU Campus
    The 1970 shootings at Kent State University and Jackson State University lead to unrest on college campuses across the country, including MU. Now, a panel will address the significance of these events and their impact on MU culture and policy. Additionally, MU alumni from 1970 are invited to share their recollections and insights about the events during an open discussion following the presentation.
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  • John Miles Foley Memorial A&S Golf Tournament
    Monday, April 28, 2014
    Columbia Country Club, 2210 N. Country Club Drive
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  • The Religious Studies Department and Rufus Monroe and Sofie Hougaard Paine Lectures in Religion Present:
    "The Predicament of Aftermath: Oklahoma City and 9/11" – A lecture by Dr. Edward Linenthal

    Monday, April 28 at 7:30 pm
    Fischer Auditorium, Gannett Hall
    Dr. Edward Linenthal, Professor of History at Indiana University and Editor of the Journal of American History, specializes in issues of memorialization and public memory in American history.
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  • Spring meetings of the Midwest Macroeconomics Conference
    May 30 - June 1, 2014
    Middlebush Hall
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Dean Michael J. O'Brien


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