Bowen Loftin – who oversees the university’s main campus in Columbia. The Missouri Board of Curators sounded a solemn note in vowing changes, including a first-ever "chief diversity, inclusion and. COLUMBIA, Mo. — While the University of Missouri is dealing with a sharp drop in enrollment this fall, many other four-year universities in the state reported an increase in the number of students as. Christopher L. Yarbro graduated from the…