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Media Advisory: Balance in the post-truth era is theme of annual governance Conference

April 11th, 2018

Story Contact: Sheena Rice, 573-882-8353,

By: Maya Nunn 

WHAT: “Achieving Balance in Governance in the Post-Truth Era” is the theme of the fourth annual Partners in Governance Conference, hosted at the University of Missouri. Geared toward local government officials and employees, this one-day conference will discuss the roles and responsibilities of government and public employees in today’s political climate.

WHO: This event is open to the public. MU students are encouraged to attend at a discounted rate.

WHEN: 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Tuesday, April 10

A full schedule of the day’s events can be found here:

WHERE: Reynolds Alumni Center, MU Campus 

NOTE: Tickets for this event are $75 for general public and $20 for students. Tickets include lunch and parking.

Any media wishing to attend may do so for free and should contact Sheena Rice at: or 573-882-8353.

The Partners in Governance Conference is sponsored by the Missouri Municipal League, the Institute of Public Policy at the University of Missouri, the Missouri Association of Counties, the Missouri School Boards’ Association and FOCUS-St. Louis.