April 3, 2008
This flier was circulated when comedian Blix Ruskay visited the Hillel House. The organization has hosted many well-known musicians, entertainers and political figures since its inception.
AJ Miller of Rock Bridge High School performs a pole vault in the 9th Annual Missouri Relays in Audrey J. Walton Stadium on March 28.
Hammers lay on the ground next to the feet of a competitor on March 28 at the 9th Annual Missouri Relays Men's Elite Hammer Throw.
Kristin Klaus of Sullivan High School performs a long-jump in the 9th Annual Missouri Relays in Audrey J. Walton Stadium on March 28.
Emma Booth of Helias High School performs a long-jump in the 9th Annual Missouri Relays in Audrey J. Walton Stadium on March 28.
Linas Kleiza declared for the NBA draft after his sophomore year at Missouri, and was taken 27th overall, eventually ending up with the Nuggets.
April 2, 2008
The Stride gum promotional team spread the word about their “ridiculously long-lasting gum” with a T-shirt swap at Lowry Mall at MU. Students traded in their old T-shirts for either new Stride T-shirts or “vintage” shirts from across the country. For the past five weeks, the Stride gum team has been touring the country to collect T-shirts from various colleges to swap with students at other college campuses, thus answering students’ long-lasting question about what to do with all the free T-shirts that are given to college students.
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Wendy Liu, an MU senior in Personal Financial Planning and a member of the Taiwanese Student Association, plays a matching game Wednesday during the Taiwanese Night Market on Lowry Mall.
Members of the Taiwanese Student Association clean up after the Taiwan Night Market on Wednesday afternoon. The market offered free Taiwanese food and activities such as Chinese calligraphy.
Mu senior Wendy Liu uses Chinese calligraphy to create a nameplate for an attendee of the Taiwanese Night Market on Wednesday.
Former mafia boss Michael Franzese speaks to a crowd in Conservation Auditorium at MU on Wednesday. Franzese is the founder of the Breaking Out Foundation, dedicated to protecting at-risk youth from gambling addictions.
Missouri's Ryan Lollis slides safely back to first base on a pickoff attempt.
April 1, 2008
Ronald Smith Jr., the new imam at the Islamic Center of Central Missouri, speaks about Islamic values and American culture. To read about Smith click
Gale "Hap" Hairston talks with Jim Ritter, left, and David Keller, right, about the proposed tax levy at Hairston's campaign kickoff on March 17.