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WikiProject Mizzou

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Welcome to the WikiProject page for University of Missouri. These pages allow better collaboration for those interested in contributing to the Mizzou article series on Wikipedia. Please feel free to browse; we would be happy if you would contribute!


Announcements Announcements

WikiProject Big 12 Conference

A WikiProject to coordinate all Big 12 related articles has been formed at Wikipedia:WikiProject Big 12 Conference. Grey Wanderer (talk) 05:25, 29 November 2009 (UTC)

Quality scale for articles

Please see the Wikipedia article quality scale; it is a good reference point.


How can I contribute to this project How can I contribute to this project ?

If you are reading this, then you probably know something about Mizzou. . . we welcome your contributions! If you're new to Wikipedia, have a look at the following:

If you're looking for something to do involving the Mizzou article series, there's a list of articles to the right. Also, look for tags such as {{cleanup}} and {{unreferenced}} to guide your contributions to the article series. Finally, if you're a good photographer, have a look at the image requests below.

And remember, always provide sources for your edits.


Articles Things to do for the Mizzou WikiProject

This area is for contributions to managing the Mizzou series. To contribute content to Mizzou articles, please see the "to-do" list to the right.

Recruit members, many people have expressed interest so it shouldn't be too hard. -- Grey Wanderer | Talk 05:11, 28 February 2007 (UTC)


Project goals project goals

Current goal

Organize and collect all Wikipedia pages relating to Mizzou in order to

  1. encourage members interested in contributing/editing Mizzou articles to work through these pages, so we can combine our efforts
  2. make all University of Missouri pages accessible through this page using category listings, so the entire sccope is visible to everyone
  3. make all article to-do lists and tasks available from one place, so contributors can choose their area of specialty
  4. centralize information/image/edit requests for all Mizzou series pages, so requests can be publicized and quickly fulfilled

Intermediate goal

Bring Mizzou article series to a respectable standard, where information about the University of Missouri–Columbia is reliable and of sufficient scope

Ultimate goal

Bring the University of Missouri article to featured article status.


Images Image Requests

  • Francis Quad (The Quad)
  • Ellis Library
  • Jesse Hall
  • The Columns
  • Peace Park
  • The Antlers
  • Examples of Greek Housing at MU
  • A.P. Green Chapel


Images Available images

Click HERE to see/edit a gallery of images available for use in Mizzou articles


Assessment Assessment

Article assessment statistics

Table of articles

Explanation of article grading system

Recent changes


Templates in Use Templates in the Mizzou series

User templates

If you attend or have attended Mizzou, you can add this template to your userpage:

{{User Mizzou}}
to display the following userbox on your userpage:
MU Mizzou-rah! This user attends or attended the University of Missouri

This will also add your page to: Category:Wikipedians by alma mater: University of Missouri

If you are a part of the Mizzou WikiProject, you can add this template to your userpage:

{{User WikiProject Mizzou}}

to display the following userbox on your userpage:

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This user is a member of
WikiProject Mizzou

This will also add you to: Category:WikiProject Mizzou participants

WikiProject templates

This template should be placed on all article talk pages in the University of Missouri article series; doing so will automatically add the article to the category Category:WikiProject Mizzou articles.
Use this template on an article's talk page only if:
This template should be placed on article talk pages of noteworthy people affiliated with Mizzou; doing so will automatically add the article to the category Category:WikiProject Mizzou people.
This can be added to a user's talk page to invite him/her to the Mizzou WikiProject

Templates used in the Mizzou article series

Navigation box for all Mizzou related articles


Participants project participants

Anyone who can assist in developing the article series, please add your name:


Collaboration Current collaboration

This section attempts to focus members on one article in order to give it a concentrated effort at improvement.

The current Mizzou collaboration for the period ending January 30, 2008 is:

University of Missouri

The last collaboration article was University of Missouri Hospitalsee improvements

Nominate for next period

Next period's nominees:


Articles to work on

About this section . . .

The goal is to bring articles from the bottom of the list to the top of the list. Once an article reaches Stage 4, we can focus on bringing it to Stage 5: featured article quality.

Click on the "to do" link beside each article to see its list of tasks. There is also a link to each article's talk page.

Stage 5: Featured articles

None yet . . .

Stage 4: Articles of adequate length needing expansion and/or improvement
Stage 3: Articles needing expansion, cleanup, and references
Stage 2.5: Articles that are painful to read and need improvement
Stage 2: Stubs and very short articles
Stage 1: Requests and ideas for future articles
Academic Hall
Discovery Ridge Research Park
East Campus (University of Missouri)
MU Power Plant
MU Research Park
MU Sports Park
Reynolds Alumni Center


CategoriesCategories of the Mizzou series

This section and its category listings serve to make all University of Missouri pages accessible through this page, so the entire scope of the Mizzou series is visible to everyone. Please add pages to the correct category when appropriate.

Article series categories

User categories

WikiProject Mizzou categories

External links

Directory Directory of WikiProjects


Council WikiProject Council


Guide Guide to WikiProjects