The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Gary Pinkel

    Tim Wolfe Resigns After Student Protests

    Just hours after the University of Missouri system president announced his resignation, Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin also announced his pending departure after days of protests that included more than 30 African-American football players refusing to practice until Wolfe was replaced. Critics said he didn’t do enough to address racial discrimination at the school, where Black enrollment constituted 7 percent of 35,000 students last year. It’s not clear who will replace Wolfe or Bowen, who is sticking around until January 1st, but faculty and students alike say they want a role in the process.

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