COLUMBIA — At the beginning of the College of Arts and Science commencement, Dean Michael O'Brien made it clear that he wanted a lot of noise to be projected through the Hearnes Center: "If you have cowbells and air horns, I urge you to use them!" he belted, and members of the audience complied when their graduates crossed the stage.
MU Honors program and College of Arts and Science celebrate commencements
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