December 11, 2008
Thomas Heeremans (ca. 1640-1697) painted "Winter Scene by a City Wall," ca. 1660-1697. The piece is oil on canvas.
Sierra Terrance, Becky Walker and Nicole Beasley rehearse for "Woman". The one-hour show will include performances by The Dragon Flies Belly Dance Company, Moon Belly Dance Ensemble and Outer Limits Hip-Hop Team.
Stephanie Whitbey, rehearses with Kandice Grossman, artistic director of theatrical dance show "Woman". The dances are divided into three acts — sex, body and God — all of which Grossman described as unique and powerful.
Kandice Grossman, artistic director of "Woman," a theatrical dance show, rehearses with her students at Moon Belly Dance Studio. The performance will be Saturday Dec. 13 at the Blue Note.
Senior swimmer Jake Hoffmann is a captain on the MU Swimming and Diving team and is well respected by both his coaches and teammates.
December 10, 2008
Stephens forward Cara Leis braves a Principia double-team while driving for a layup.
Jake Hoffmann, a senior captain on the Missouri men's swimming team, works on his backstroke at practice Dec. 2. Hoffmann said he knew he could be part of something special the first year he was with the Tigers.
Bradley Welch practices the organ in the main sanctuary of the Missouri United Methodist Church on Wednesday in preparation for a concert. He says organ playing requires a lot of improvising,
Organist Bradley Welch practices in the Missouri United Methodist Church for the Advent Organ Christmas Concert Friday, Dec. 12, which will be held in the church's main sanctuary. Welch, who began as a pianist, has played the organ since he was young and participates in nearly 20 concerts a year.
Breaking during rehearsal on Tuesday, Jeanne Sinquefield converses with fellow double bass musicians in the Columbia Civic Orchestra. Sinquefield rehearses with the orchestra every Tuesday evening.
Jeanne Sinquefield rehearses with the Columbia Civic Orchestra on Tuesday at the Missouri Theater Center for the Arts. Sinquefield is an avid supporter of music and composition; she hopes to see Columbia someday become a national hub for classical music composition.
Click here to read the news release from Mary Ratliff of the Columbia NAACP in regard to a fight at Hickman High School that saw a police officer removed and returned to the school after a police investigation.
City Manager Bill Watkins' territorial agreement talking points
Students line up for food in Stamper Commons at Stephens College. Faculty served about 200 students at the Midnight Breakfast on Tuesday.
Sarafina Coleman waits for her plate of breakfast during the Stephens College Midnight Breakfast on Tuesday. This was Coleman's first time to go to the semiannual study break because she is a first-year student.
December 9, 2008
Missouri’s Bekah Mills tries to drive past Bradley’s Skye Johnson on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena. Mills tied for the team high with 16 points.
Missouri’s Alyssa Hollins, left, only played seven minutes in the second half because of foul trouble. She finished with 14 points.
Missouri's RaeShara Brown recovers the ball from Bradley's Monica Rogers, left, and Raisa Taylor on Dec. 9 at Mizzou Arena.