Mar. 20, 2019
The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile sits outside of Gannett Hall on Tuesday afternoon. The Oscar Mayer ‘hotdogger’ team came to MU to recruit upcoming graduates to apply to drive the Wienermobile and promote Oscar Mayer for a whole year.
Sophomore Zack Stoller watches as the meeting for Greeks Going Green begins on Tuesday in Strickland Hall. Members enjoyed free pizza and soda while they learned about member responsibilities.
Jeff Williams, assistant to the provost, passes out agendas to the Citizen Oversight Committee Thursday evening at Daniel Boone City Building. The committee discussed developing a civilian review board.
MU Faculty Council members gather at Memorial Union on Thursday. After meeting with officials at University Hall, the council passed revisions to the previously approved grievance policy.
MU College Democrats President Caitlin Ellis writes the names of those running for delegate positions in support of Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., on Thursday at Rock Bridge High School. Fifteen delegates were chosen for Obama and 16 for Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., to reflect Boone County’s Democratic primary results.
Missourians for Safe Energy co-founder Mark Haim speaks against the potential construction of a nuclear power plant in Callaway County at the Boone County Government Center on Wednesday. Haim cited economic and political disadvantages related to the construction of the plant.
Senior Allison Horne speaks with mathematics professor Jason Aubrey about the use and abuse of classroom technology during the Mutual Expectations discussion on Thursday in Memorial Union. The Mutual Expectations dialogues are designed so put students and faculty can address issues face-to-face.
A slot machine glows at the Isle of Capri Casino in Boonville on Monday. The state senate is considering eliminating loss limits at Missouri casinos.
Junior Ellis Atchison deals a hand of poker at the Lakota Coffee Co. on Tuesday night. The coffee house hosts open poker nights every week for people of all experience levels.
Hulett House Gym members Kevin Croom and Ira Moseley participate in an endurance exercise that involves throwing punches across the length of the gym floor with 10-pound weights in each hand on Feb. 16 in Key Largo Fitness & Tanning.
Missouri Students Association Senate Speaker Jonathan Mays presides over Wednesday’s Senate session while Department of Student Activities Director Rachel Parrish speaks in Stotler Lounge. At the meeting, Mays was elected for his second consecutive term as Senate speaker.
Leaning over a workstation, graduate student Courtney Flatt videotapes professor Kirsteen Buchann as she examines the coat Maggie Robey designed as part of her senior class project at Stephens College. Flatt is filming a documentary for the True/False Film Fest-sponsored class, Documentary Film and History.
UM system President Gary Forsee speaks at a welcome reception Tuesday in Stotler Lounge. Forsee, whose term began Feb. 18, is the former chief executive of Sprint Nextel.
Pianist Bruce Barth accompanies jazz trumpeter Terell Stafford during an MU Studio Jazz Band rehearsal Monday. Members of the band listened to a performance by the Terell Stafford Quintet before the professional jazz musicians answered questions from the students.
Jazz trumpeter Terell Stafford offers stylistic suggestions to the MU Concert Jazz Band after the band performed John Clayton’s ‘I Be Serious ‘Bout Dem Blues’ at rehearsal on Monday. The clinic was part of the educational aspect of Stafford’s residency, which will also include programs at elementary schools and a lecture-demonstration at the Columbia Public Library.
Jazz trumpeter Terell Stafford listens as fellow musician Tim Warfield improvises on the tenor saxophone during a packed matinee performance by the Terell Stafford Quintet at Murry’s Restaurant Sunday. The quintet’s two 'Sundays at Murry’s' performances began Stafford’s three-day residency in Columbia, presented by the 'We Always Swing' Jazz Series.
Sophomore guard J.T. Tiller dribbles during Saturday’s game against the Colorado Buffaloes at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers won the game 60-53 and now hold a 4-0 winning streak over the Buffaloes.
Sophomore Sarah Shire backflips on the balance beam Friday night at the Hearnes Center. Shire scored a 9.900 on beam and vault, with an all-around score of 39.325.
Kansas sophomore guard Sade Morris dribbles the ball upcourt against Missouri junior guard Alyssa Hollins' defense Sunday in Mizzou Arena. The Tigers snapped their 10-game losing streak after defeating the Jayhawks 62-59.
Namette Chun-Ming Ward, program coordinator for the Columbia Human Rights Commission, gives the opening remarks for the annual 'Let's Talk, Columbia!' community forum at the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church on Friday. The meeting brought teenagers and adults together for an open dialogue on teen violence.