advertisement

Multimedia

A Texas flag marks the entrance for a couple's private quarters [Photo]

In this Dec. 27, 2009 photo, Sgt. Miguel Perez, 24, waits for his wife Spc. Amanda Reyes, 23, to come home to their Containerized Housing Unit (CHU), 130-square-foot room at Camp Prosperity in Baghdad.

Military couples sport anniversary tattoos [Photo]

In this photo taken on Dec. 24, 2009, at Camp Prosperity in Baghdad, the word "October" is tattooed in Arabic on the arms of Spc. Amanda Perez, 23, and husband Sgt. Miguel Perez, 24, to commemorate the month they were married.

Municipal Court employees try to process 2009 records before the start of the new year [Photo]

Municipal Court Clerk Shara Meyer reviews a document with Andrea Wymer on December 30, 2009. "We're working hard to get everything in before the end of the year," Myer said, "But come Monday, it will start all over again."

Municipal Court employee processes files [Photo]

Andrea Wymer's work sits at the bottom of a pile while she helps a coworker migrate files from one set of folders to another. With the increase in cases at the Columbia Municipal Court, as the only person to enter the data, Wymer has been inundated with casework during the last six months.

David Webber [Photo]

David Webber is an associate professor of political science at MU. His commentaries appear in the Missourian and in The Missouri Record.

Amulets: Seven Chakras [Photo]

Adrienne Hoard gives a quick lesson on the seven Chakras, energy centers that influence certain areas of the human body. Hoard uses natural gemstones corresponding to these seven wheels of light to create amulets and bracelets.

Amulets: Adrienne Hoard [Photo]

Artist and professor Adrienne Hoard created the amulet she is wearing in this picture. Its center stone is charoite, a gemstone found in Siberia.

Amulets: Brazilian red jasper [Photo]

These matching amulet and bracelet were designed to stimulate the Root Chakra. The set features Brazilian red jasper, a protection stone. Adrienne Hoard also incorporated mahogany obsidian, carnelia from Madagascar and hematite from Peru.

Rep. Louise M. Slaughter [Photo]

Rep. Louise M. Slaughter wrote this guest commentary for the Missourian.

Andrew Van Dam [Photo]

Andrew Van Dam is an opinion columnist for the Missourian.

Caitlin Hartsell [Photo]

Caitlin Hartsell is a public health graduate student at Washington University and an intern for the Show-Me Institute.

British microbiologist [Photo]

Lynne Liebowitz, a microbiologist at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn, England, asked doctors to almost completely stop using two antibiotics known for provoking drug-resistant bacterial infections. One month later, infection rates had tumbled. Liebowitz is pictured in an Oct. 12 photo taken in the hospital's laboratory.

Slides show infected blood [Photo]

Richard Barnard, a senior biomedical scientist, examines slides showing blood infected by staphylococcal bacteria on Oct. 12 at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn, England.

Patient swabs [Photo]

Patient swabs are bottled for laboratory testing on Oct. 12 at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn, England.

Texas Bowl [Slideshow]

The Missouri football team took to the field against the Navy Midshipmen on Dec. 31 at the Texas Bowl in Houston.

Dancers learn new moves at First Night [Photo]

Jim Thaxter (right) instructs Old-Time dance in the LRW Kimball Ballroom on the Stephens College campus on December 31, 2009. Margot Leverett & the Klezmer Mountain Boys provided the musical accompaniment for the dancing. Thaxter and Instructor Steve Weintraub alternated teaching dances, with Weintraub teaching Yiddish dance.

Ukulele ensemble performs at Stephens College New Year's Eve [Photo]

"Cookie" Hagan directs the Columbia Parks and Recreation Ukulele Ensemble as they entertain diners in Stamper Commons on Stephens College campus on December 31, 2009. The Ensemble was accompanied by Delia White on keyboard and was joined by Tom "Artie" Lindsey from "Artie's Univibe."

First Night hand drums [Photo]

Sally Burnley directs a communal drumming session on Dec. 31 on Stamper Commons at Stephens College. A drum circle facilitator, Burnley provided a mixture of African, Asian and Brazilian hand drums, as well as world percussion woods, shakers and bells.

Patients awaiting dental care fill the gym [Photo]

People wait for their turns as others receive dental care during a clinic held by Remote Area Medical at Union County High School in Maynardville, Tenn.

Patients wait for eye exams [Photo]

People wait for eye exams during a Remote Area Medical clinic held at Union County High School in Maynardville, Tenn.
advertisements