On duty

December 28, 2009 | 3:53 p.m. CST
Service dog, Sydney, hangs out next to her owner, Barbara Willis, at her office in Lowry Hall on Dec. 11. Willis adopted Sydney from the Central Missouri Humane Society seven years ago and trained her to alert Willis of migraine attacks sometimes 30 minutes before they happen. Willis also jokes with students to not show up to her classes hungover because Sydney will tell on them.

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