Jan. 17, 2020
Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center Director Nathan Stephens unveils a portrait of Lloyd Gaines on Tuesday. Gaines contributed to the U.S. civil rights movement in his efforts to be admitted into the MU School of Law.
Senior Jasmine Bourne watches as her boyfriend, senior football player Pig Brown, hesitates to answer a question for the Perfect Couple game during the pre-Valentine’s Day social Wednesday at the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center. Brown and Bourne beat out five other couples and won the game.
Students peruse information tables at the Fab Feb Fest at the Student Recreation Complex on Tuesday.
Steam rises from the vents of the MU Research Reactor on Wednesday evening. The 10-megawatt facility is the largest university reactor in the nation and has had major security improvements since Sept. 11, 2001.
Sophomore guard Keon Lawrence goes for a lay-up in Saturday’s game against Texas A&M at Mizzou Arena.
Junior Adrianne Perry competes on the uneven bars on Friday night at the Hearnes Center for the second annual Beauty and the Beast competition. Missouri defeated Centenary College 195.000-192.235.
Junior Michael Chandler scores back points on Oklahoma junior Shane Vernon during their match at 157 pounds Friday night during the second annual Beauty and the Beast competition at the Hearnes Center. Chandler, who holds a season record of 21-3, won the match by an 18-1 technical fall.
Split Lip Rayfield has been around for a decade now. Along the way, these self-described 'wack-a-doos' have learned many lessons. For example, you should shovel the snow off your driveway as it's falling.
Singer/songwriter David Rovics performs Friday in Allen Auditorium. Students for Progressive Action brought the leftist performer to play a set for the organization.
Evangelicals aren't your typical preachers. They wear hoodies and preach the rock gospel.
Tattoo artist Mikey Wheeler examines a sketch of a tattoo on Dan Ryan's right arm Saturday. Ryan's left arm already features a large tattoo, which includes creatures varying from gremlins to dinosaurs.
RIGHT: Tattoo artist Mikey Wheeler takes a cigarette break outside Hollywood Rebels Tattoo on Saturday. Wheeler sports several tattoos, one reading 'Rock Star' on his fingers.
Tattoo artist Mikey Wheeler works on a tattoo on Dan Ryan's arm at Hollywood Rebels Tattoo on Saturday. Besides working at the tattoo parlor, Wheeler is a guitarist for Bald Eagle.
Columbia resident Dan Ryan watches tattoo artist Mikey Wheeler work on a tattoo on Ryan's arm Saturday at Hollywood Rebels Tattoo. Ryan also works at the tattoo parlor as a piercer.
Loni Flaks gets a tattoo on her upper back from tattoo artist Gabe Garcia on Saturday at Hollywood Rebels Tattoo. Flaks and her mother had tattoos done on the same day at the shop.
Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., swept all the primaries and caucuses this weekend and overtook opponent Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., in number of delegates.
Columbia resident Bill Lautenschlager votes electronically as campaign worker Jeff Legg explains how to use the system on Feb. 5 in Memorial Union. The U.S. Supreme Court has begun hearings to determine the constitutionality of an Indiana law that requires voters to show a state-issued ID before casting their ballots.
The U.S. and Missouri flags fly at half-mast in front of the Boone County Courthouse Monday evening. In honor of the victims of the Kirkwood City Council shootings last week, Gov. Matt Blunt ordered that all flags in Missouri be flown at half-staff on Monday.
Ryan Ferguson talks with supporters at the end of the first day of his murder trial in October 2005 at the Boone County Courthouse. Ferguson's family has released a fourth YouTube.com video to promote awareness of Ferguson's case.
Junior Sam Ellison chooses a tiger from 200 tigers and 200 bears at the Caring, Bearing and Sharing event Monday in Memorial Union. An hour after the event began, all 400 stuffed animals were sold, ending the night with $1,088 and 1,080 canned goods for the Central Missouri Food Bank.