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  • Photo from Sept. 18, 2013

    Senior linebacker Andrew Wilson walks off Faurot Field after being ejected from the Toledo-Missouri game Sept. 7. Wilson was ejected after officials gave him a targeting penalty during the second half. Wilson must sit out for the first half of the Missouri-Indiana game Sept. 21. (Sept. 18, 2013)

  • Photo from Sept. 11, 2013

    Senior quarterback James Franklin passes the ball through Toledo’s defensive line in the second half of the Tigers-Rockets game Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Franklin threw his first interception of the season in the Tigers’ 38-23 win. (Sept. 11, 2013)

  • Photo from Sept. 11, 2013

    Highway Patrolman Kevin Moffat assists Missouri fan Tee Fozier on Saturday in Lot C near Providence Road next to Memorial Stadium. Temperatures peaked at 95 degrees during the game and on-field heat exceeded 140 degrees. (Sept. 11, 2013)

  • Photo from Sept. 8, 2013

    Fans watch the Missouri-Toledo football game Saturday at Memorial Stadium. The attendance was 56,785, and temperatures reached the 90s. (Sept. 8, 2013)

  • Photo from Sept. 7, 2013

    Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel embraces Toledo coach Chuck Pratt. Pratt began as a volunteer coach under Pinkel in Toledo and remained on staff when Pinkel left for Missouri in 2000. (Sept. 7, 2013)

  • Photo from Sept. 3, 2013

    Aside from the delayed building completion due to construction difficulties, Aspen Heights experienced a robbery and move-in problems. Spokesman Stuart Watkins said the company is hopeful for next year and will not ignore this year’s challenges. (Sept. 3, 2013)

  • Photo from Aug. 28, 2013

    Freshman Abigail Stewart coaches at the Tiger Performance Complex in May. After Mizzou Athletics asked Tiger Academy of Gymnastics, which works with local special needs children in an after-school care setting, to leave its facility, the program raised funds for a new local. (Aug. 28, 2013)

  • Photo from Aug. 21, 2013

    The Class of 2017 runs through the Columns during Tiger Walk at Francis Quadrangle on Sunday. Tentative numbers indicate freshmen enrollment was down about 480 students from the previous class. (Aug. 21, 2013)

  • Photo from Aug. 20, 2013

    (Aug. 20, 2013)

  • Photo from Aug. 20, 2013

    Missouri senior quarterback James Franklin practices at the Missouri Athletics Training Complex on Saturday. Franklin threw for 10 touchdowns and seven interceptions in the 2012 season. (Aug. 20, 2013)

  • Photo from Aug. 17, 2013

    Governor Jay Nixon talks to the Missouri football team Saturday morning at the Missouri Athletics Training Complex. Nixon graduated from MU in 1978. (Aug. 17, 2013)

  • Photo from May 3, 2013

    Senior Grant Johnston won the 2013 Hallmark Storytelling Challenge. Johnston's was one of more than 50 submissions Hallmark received from the School of Journalism. (May 3, 2013)

  • Photo from May 3, 2013

    Freshman Abigail Stewart coaches Ava Wardenburg, 8, at the Tiger Performance Complex on Wednesday night. The Tiger Academy of Gymnastics has been asked to leave the facility. (May 3, 2013)

  • Photo from April 30, 2013

    (April 30, 2013)

  • Photo from April 23, 2013

    Members of Kappa Kappa Gamma, Sigma Pi and Lambda Alpha Chi celebrate winning the Greek Week title Monday night outside Jesse Hall. Kappa Kappa Gamma has won the title for two straight years.  (April 23, 2013)

  • Photo from April 23, 2013

    Members of Kappa Kappa Gamma, Sigma Pi and Lambda Alpha Chi celebrate winning the Greek Week title Monday night outside Jesse Hall. Kappa Kappa Gamma has won the title for two straight years.  (April 23, 2013)

  • Photo from April 23, 2013

    New members of Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society, stand on the stage of Jesse Auditorium on April 19. Tap Day is traditionally held on Francis Quadrangle, but, due to weather, the ceremony was moved inside to Jesse Auditorium. (April 23, 2013)

  • Photo from April 19, 2013

    Charles Minshew, pictured, won the Pulitzer Prize for his part in The Denver Post's coverage of the Aurora, Colo., shooting this summer. He graduated from Georgia Southern University before coming to MU for his master's degree, which he will complete in May. (April 19, 2013)

  • Photo from April 9, 2013

    Jed Smock, known on campus as "Brother Jed", preaches in Speakers Circle on Monday afternoon. Smock announced he will be leaving Columbia to return to his hometown of Terre Haute, Ind.  (April 9, 2013)

  • Photo from April 9, 2013

    Senior Melissa Needles counter-protests the Center for Bio-Ethical Reform presentation on Lowry Mall on Monday. (April 9, 2013)

  • Photo from April 9, 2013

    Cars line up as traffic congests Providence Road near Stadium Boulevard. City staff has been trying to address the congestion problem in the area for nearly a decade, and City Council will vote on whether or not to rescind Phase 1 of the Providence Road Improvement Project on Monday. (April 9, 2013)

  • Photo from April 9, 2013

    Phase 1 of the Providence Road Improvement Project garnered mixed reactions from community members because the plan called for the acquisition and demolition of eight homes on Providence Road between Burnam Road and Stadium Boulevard. (April 9, 2013)

  • Photo from April 9, 2013

    Rep. Charlie Davis, R-Webb City, sponsors a bill that would allow military members to pay in-state tuition regardless of residency. (April 9, 2013)

  • Photo from April 5, 2013

    Angela Randazzo, Chelsea Thomas and Lindsey Muller stand during the National Anthem at the Black and Gold game in February. (April 5, 2013)

  • Photo from April 2, 2013

    Junior Nick Droege received one of five $10,000 scholarships awarded to college undergraduates across the country by the Liberty Mutual Responsible Scholars program. He was awarded the scholarship for founding Tiger Pantry, which opened in 2012. (April 2, 2013)

  • Photo from April 2, 2013

    Sophomore Kelsea Roth fields from first base at the Missouri softball Black and Gold game in February. Roth hit a grand slam in the bottom of the first inning on Friday against South Carolina. (April 2, 2013)

  • Photo from March 5, 2013

    A student passes by the Columns on Francis Quadrangle on Monday afternoon. Senior Michelle Fiesta created a petition to keep the Honors College graduation ceremony on the Quad. (March 5, 2013)

  • Photo from March 5, 2013

    Freshmen Jackson Farley and Shannon Dawson react to the announcement that they will be the next president and vice president of the Residence Halls Association on Friday night inside Memorial Union at the annual RHA Ball. Current RHA Vice President Lindsay Weber said 737 total votes were cast in this year's election. (March 5, 2013)

  • Photo from March 5, 2013

    Freshmen Jackson Farley and Shannon Dawson react to the announcement that they will be the next president and vice president of the Residence Halls Association on Friday night inside Memorial Union at the annual RHA Ball. Current RHA Vice President Lindsay Weber said 737 total votes were cast in this year's election. (March 5, 2013)

  • Photo from March 5, 2013

    Former Missouri pitcher Bailey Erwin pitches during the Black & Gold game in February. Erwin, a sophomore, announced Monday she is leaving the team for personal reasons. (March 5, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 22, 2013

    Graduate student Dan Ding walks through the Francis Quadrangle this morning. Total snow accumulations are expected to amount to 7 to 12 inches. (Feb. 22, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 22, 2013

    Senior Mark Merrifield and his black Labrador Retriever play in Francis Quadrangle Thursday morning. Snow fell from the beginning of the morning and continued to fall throughout the day. (Feb. 22, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 15, 2013

    Senior Nicole Hudson throws the ball home Feb. 9 at the Black and Gold game at University Field. The Tigers are ranked No. 7 in the ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll. (Feb. 15, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 12, 2013

    Cottrell Fox speaks about the gift of more than $5 million to the College of Veterinary Medicine at Reynolds Alumni Center on Monday morning. Fox graduated from the MU School of Journalism in 1971.  (Feb. 12, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 12, 2013

    Cottrell Fox speaks about the gift of more than $5 million to the College of Veterinary Medicine at Reynolds Alumni Center on Monday morning. Fox graduated from the MU School of Journalism in 1971.  (Feb. 12, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 8, 2013

    Missouri Students Association President Nick Droege speaks at the 2013 Presidential Inauguration Dinner inside Stotler Lounge on Thursday night. Droege and Vice President Zach Beattie were formally sworn into office. (Feb. 8, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 8, 2013

    Freshman guard Negus Webster-Chan controls the ball against Nicholls State on Nov. 16. Webster-Chan has struggled, not making his first shot this year until the Vanderbilt game Jan. 26.   (Feb. 8, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 5, 2013

    Senior forward Alex Oriakhi battles with Auburn junior center Asauhn Dixon-Tatum on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers' won the game 91-77, improving to a record of 5-3 in the Southeastern Conference this season. (Feb. 5, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 1, 2013

    Junior Meredith Norfleet looks on as American Red Cross worker Ron Lee prepares to stick a needle into her arm during the donation process at the Blood Brother Blood Drive inside Stotler Lounge on Tuesday. The drive, in its third year, is organized by the Mizzou Black Men's Initiative. (Feb. 1, 2013)

  • Photo from Feb. 1, 2013

    Trial Attorney J.R. Hobbs speaks to the supporters and family of Shakir Hamoodi about federal sentencing cases Wednesday inside MU's Law Library. Hamoodi has been serving a 36-month prison term since Aug. 28. (Feb. 1, 2013)

  • Photo from Jan. 29, 2013

    Senior forward Laurence Bowers watches the Missouri basketball video before the start of the SEC conference matchup versus Vanderbilt Saturday. Bowers sat out the game with a knee injury in the 81-59 win.  (Jan. 29, 2013)

  • Photo from Jan. 25, 2013

    Sgt. Joseph Bernhard, the new Public Relations Unit supervisor for the Columbia Police Department, sits at his desk in his office. Bernhard moved into the position after Jill Schlude was promoted to captain and took over the Operations Support Division. (Jan. 25, 2013)

  • Photo from Nov. 27, 2012

    Freshman guard Lianna Doty drives to the basket Nov. 15 at Mizzou Arena against Western Illinois. The Tigers finished the Cancun Challenge with losses to Green Bay and Minnesota. (Nov. 27, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 16, 2012

    Senior guard Keion Bell puts the ball up on a fast break Friday night at Mizzou Arena. Bell joined three other Tigers in double-digit points, propelling the home team to a 74-54 win over Nicholls State. (Nov. 16, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 16, 2012

    Senior forward Laurence Bowers handles the ball on offense against Nicholls State Friday night at Mizzou Arena. Bowers scored 12 points as the Tigers went on to win 74-54 moving to 4-0 on the season. (Nov. 16, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 16, 2012

    Freshman Lianna Doty drives to the basket against Western Illinois at Mizzou Arena on Thursday. Doty scored 10-points in the second half to help her team to a 70-61 win over the Leathernecks. (Nov. 16, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 16, 2012

    The Missouri women's basketball team huddles up before their game against Western Illinois Thursday Mizzou Arena. MU earned their third win of the season 70-61. (Nov. 16, 2012)

  • Photo from Nov. 9, 2012

    Inside Hitt Street Mini Mart, customers continue to buy cigarettes after Proposition B failed to pass on election day. The MU Medical School said it plans to continue its expansion plans despite not receiving additional funding from the tax. (Nov. 9, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 30, 2012

    Senior Phil Bascio stretches during cross country practice Monday. Between running and studying, he maintains a 3.6 GPA.  (Oct. 30, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 30, 2012

    Chairs for Shelby Catalano and Spencer Maass remain empty during the MSA Presidential debate Sunday at the Black Culture Center. The candidates did not attend the final debate.  (Oct. 30, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 26, 2012

    John Kadlec, pictured in his office at Mizzou Arena, is this year's Homecoming grand marshal. Kadlec was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in 1996. (Oct. 26, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 22, 2012

    Juniors Ashley Hogrebe, Natalie Maggiore and Maddy Gebhardt dance their way to the finish line of the FT5K on Saturday morning near the Reactor Field parking lot. More than 350 runners registered to run and collectively raised $7,215.15 for Dance Marathon. (Oct. 22, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 22, 2012

    Junior David Bonuchi launches himself off the board during his last dive Saturday afternoon in a meet versus Missouri State at the MU Student Recreation Complex. Bonuchi swept both the 1-meter and 3-meter events. (Oct. 22, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 21, 2012

    Senior midfielder Haley Krentz battles Arkansas' Teni Butler in the first half on Friday at Walton Stadium. Missouri dropped the game to Arkansas 2-1 after giving up a late goal, dropping them to 8-3 in the Southeastern Conference. (Oct. 21, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 19, 2012

    Patricia Allen, chairwoman of the Department of Food Systems and Society, presents "Service Food Justice" on Wednesday in Stotler Lounge. During her first visit to Columbia, Allen spoke about inequality in food labor. (Oct. 19, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 16, 2012

    (Oct. 16, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 15, 2012

    Erica Upshaw speaks Monday night to the audience inside Jesse Auditorium about how to keep friendships alive and party smart. Austin lost her brother, Joey Upshaw, in 2000 after he drank gamma-hydroxybutyric acid at an Ohio State University fraternity house.  (Oct. 15, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 9, 2012

    (Oct. 9, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 6, 2012

    Sophomore Jimmie Hunt and senior Gahn McGaffie sit on the Missouri sideline during the fourth quarter of Saturday's game at Faurot Field. Missouri is now 0-3 in conference games during their inaugural season of the Southeastern Conference. (Oct. 6, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 5, 2012

    An MU Police Department car blocks off the entrance to the east side of the Virginia Avenue Parking Garage as a Columbia Police Department ladder truck is raised Thursday. A 1998 Chrysler Sebring caught fire inside the engine compartment just before noon. (Oct. 5, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 2, 2012

    Graduate student Marcus Mayes photographs the PASSIONATELY P!NKed OUT PICTURE on Monday at Tiger Plaza. The Mizzou Black Men's Initiative and Zeta Tau Alpha gathered to take a photo and collect funds for the Zeta Tau Alpha Foundation, which supports breast cancer awareness and research.  (Oct. 2, 2012)

  • Photo from Oct. 2, 2012

    Missouri Students Association presidential candidate Tom Wright and vice presidential candidate Bo Mahr shake hands with junior Dalton Jarvis on Monday before the MSA debate. MU students will decide between the three slates Nov. 5 to 7.  (Oct. 2, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 28, 2012

    Missouri Students Association presidential candidate Nick Droege and vice presidential candidate Zach Beattie speak to students Wednesday night at the MU Student Center. The MSA elections take place Nov. 5 to 7. (Sept. 28, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 18, 2012

    After an arrest, suspects are taken to the MU Police Department booking room, which features two holding cells, a fingerprinting table and a Breathalyzer. The department is located under the Virginia Avenue Parking Structure. (Sept. 18, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 18, 2012

    During investigations, the MU Police Department will use fingerprinting dust to uncover fingerprints on items inside the evidence room. After dusting, a vacuum removes the dust, and the object is placed in the evidence locker. (Sept. 18, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 18, 2012

    Inside the booking room of the MU Police Department, suspects are placed inside one of two holding cells. These small cells have a concrete bench and a toilet. (Sept. 18, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 18, 2012

    (Sept. 18, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 18, 2012

    MU Athletics reported 400 counterfeit tickets sold during the Georgia football game Sept. 8. The MU Police Department stepped up patrol by pushing sellers across the street from Stadium Boulevard to Hospital and Memorial drives.  (Sept. 18, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 11, 2012

    Three American flags hang between the Columns on the Francis R. Quadrangle. A candlelight vigil will take place Tuesday in front of the Boone County Courthouse in remembrance of the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001. (Sept. 11, 2012)

  • Photo from Sept. 8, 2012

    Senior wide receiver T.J. Moe carries the ball upfield during the first quarter on Saturday at Faurot Field. The Tigers turned the ball over three times to fall 41-20 to the Georgia Bulldogs. (Sept. 8, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Missouri Students Association President Xavier Billingsley gives the first ever "State of Mizzou" address inside the MU Student Center on Aug. 30. The speech outlined the MSA agenda for the first semester. (Aug. 31, 2012)

  • Photo from Aug. 31, 2012

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Dave Spence speaks during the MU College Republicans’ meeting Tuesday in the Agriculture Science Building. Spence focused on gathering student support for the November election. (Aug. 31, 2012)

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