May 17, 2010
The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico covers at least 2,500 square miles of the ocean surface, which is hard to envision. Here, what that would look like over the Mid-Missouri region. Image generated by: http://paulrademacher.com/oilspill/
Click to download the Central Missouri Humane Society's 2008 990 form, a public document that outlines the shelter's expenses.
Severe weather is popping up across the Midwest and Great Plains, and that has the Mizzou Storm Chase Team springing into action. MU meteorology students travel across the region to observe severe storms, including tornadoes, in person.
Mizzou Storm Chase Team members Hank Wagner, John Moon III and Nick Kelly survey the skies of northeastern Kansas last month while waiting for an approaching thunderstorm cell during a storm chase.
May 16, 2010
Josh Devine, left, and MU law school professors honor the memory of Devine's father, Associate Dean James Devine, with an empty hooded chair and a round of applause during the school's graduation ceremony on Sunday in Jesse Auditorium. James Devine died suddenly on Wednesday.
Graduation ceremonies on Sunday included MU School of Law's commencement in Jesse Auditorium and the ROTC commissioning at Mizzou Arena.
The Week in Pictures for May 8, 2010. Edited by Stephanie Hinkle.
Agricultural journalism graduate Rachel Moten cheers Saturday as her name is called in the Hearnes Center during the College of Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources graduation.
May 15, 2010
Wilson Sundvold says he tries to be smart about the way he approaches golf. “I keep it in play. Some guys go out and bomb it past everybody, but my style is smooth,” he said.
Students of the College of Arts and Science at MU look at their diplomas after receiving them during the school's graduation ceremony at the Hearnes Center on Saturday.
MU and Stephens College observed graduation this weekend.
William E. "Gene" Robertson is a Columbia resident and a professor emeritus for MU.
May 14, 2010
Students in the MU College of Engineering and College of Education celebrated graduation on Friday evening.
Maxat Zhaisanbayer from Kazakhstan cheers after the College of Engineering commencement ceremony at Jesse Hall Auditorium on Friday evening.
Nick Tepesch, junior pitcher for the Missouri Tigers, throws a pitch against the Nebraska Cornhuskers during Friday night's game. Tepesch pitched a shutout in the Tigers' 2-0 win.
Stacks of paper collected throughout the day went flying into the air in the Missouri House of Representatives during the traditional toss at the close of the legislative session on Friday evening.
Tunji Adesida, forefront, takes a picture of Iswat Badiru, left, Adesola Odunayo and Adedeji Badiru on the quad on Friday. Odunayo completed her residency with the College of Veterinary Medicine with a focus on small animal emergency and critical care.
Missouri lawmakers celebrate the end of the regular legislative session on Friday in Jefferson City. Members of the House of Representatives traditionally toss their working papers into the air at the official end of the business day.
Michael Lewis enjoys a beautiful spring day by playing with his daughter Sophie Lewis and his wife Jenny Lewis at Tiger Plaza on May 14, 2010. The Lewis family came to campus for Jenny's sister's graduation from the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Graduates and attendees leave their shoes behind to pose for photos at Tiger Plaza on May 14, 2010.