Faculty News

Menorah Lighting Ceremony Includes Professor Trachtenberg

December 29th, 2014

Professor Ben Trachtenberg recently took part in a menorah lighting ceremony at the MU Student Center. As the faculty adviser for Chabad of MU and Mid-Missouri, he spoke about the celebration to the Columbia Missourian.    

Hearsay Evidence Topic of Discussion by Professor Uphoff

December 24th, 2014

Professor Rodney Uphoff was recently quoted in an article from the Columbia Daily Tribune about the case of Boy Scout leader Ian Francis Burow, who was arrested in 2012 “on suspicion of tricking Boy Scouts in Boone

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Professor Trachtenberg Discusses Potential Outcomes of Indictment for Bomb Plot

December 23rd, 2014

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in an article from the Daily Beast about the indictment of two men “implicated in a plot to bomb the Gateway Arch” as well as a second plot to “assassinate St.

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The Washington Post Quotes Professor Uphoff about Events in Ferguson

December 22nd, 2014

Professor Rodney Uphoff was recently quoted in an article from The Washington Post that provided a comprehensive account of the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., the grand jury decision to not indict Ferguson Police Officer

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The Kansas City Star Quotes Professor Trachtenberg about Civil Suit

December 19th, 2014

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in an article from The Kansas City Star about the civil lawsuit being filed by Ryan Ferguson’s attorney, Kathleen Zellner. Ferguson was convicted in the 2001 killing of Columbia Daily Tribune

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