Aurora Organic to Build New Facility in Columbia

Columbia, Mo— Today, the Missouri Department of Economic Development announced that Aurora Organic Dairy (AOD), a leading producer and processor of store-brand organic milk and butter for U.S. retailers, plans to construct a new dairy processing facility in Columbia, which would create more than 90 jobs initially, and up to 150 total new jobs over the next five years.

Posted on April 4, 2017 .

Degrees to Meet Workforce Needs

Western Governors University (WGU) is celebrating its 20th anniversary of providing degrees in response to workforce needs. The nonprofit university was designed in 1997 by 19 U.S. Governors whose goal was to expand access to post-secondary education, address high workforce needs and drive more economic development through an innovative online education experience. WGU has been called an innovator in higher education

Posted on February 24, 2017 .