October 7, 2010
As part of Jumpstart’s Read for the Record Campaign, Miss Missouri Erika Hebron reads to Columbia school children on Thursday.
Here's a map of Cosmo Park, as provided by the Columbia Parks and Recreation Department.
Take Back the Night is an annual event held to raise awareness about rape and violence. MU rallied Sept. 21, in Stotler Lounge and marched the streets to promote safety.
October 6, 2010
The first Columbia Dance Festival was held Tuesday in Jesse Auditorium. Dancers from MU, Stephens College, the Mid-Missouri Traditional Dancers, BoCoMO Drumheads and Moon Belly dancers performed for a showcase of nine different dance styles.
MU Provost Brian Foster speaks to MU faculty on Wednesday.
Missouri senior Paola Ampudia, left, and Missouri junior Brittney Brimmage set up for a play against No. 3 Nebraska on Wednesday.
Missouri freshman Lisa Henning jumps for a block against Nebraska junior Brooke Delano on Wednesday at Hearnes Center.
Missouri golf coach Stephanie Priesmeyer and her son, Hudson, talk with Johnie Imes, right, during the Johnie Imes Invitational on Tuesday at Old Hawthorne Country Club. "Anytime I'm at the golf course, I'm enjoying it," the 88-year-old Imes said.
Chancellor Brady Deaton speaks to MU faculty about "low-producing programs" on Wednesday. Seventy-five of these "under-producing degree programs" are currently under evaluation to review the higher education standards of the state.
Veeda Javaid, executive director of the Presbyterian Education Board in Pakistan, addresses a crowd Wednesday at the First Presbyterian Church in Columbia.
Missouri safety Kenji Jackson
Lampworking is an ancient technique to manipulate and melt glass. Students at Village Glass Works produce beads using this technique.
Thursday marks the ninth anniversary of the start of the war in Afghanistan. As Americans prepares for their 10th year of fighting, many people at home have grown weary of the lengthy fight against terrorism. There are more than 90,000 troops still in Afghanistan.
Trees are starting to change their colors for fall along Hinkson Creek Trail on Oct. 6, 2010.
Trees are starting to change their colors for fall along Hinkson Creek Trail on Wednesday.
Fall leaves as reflected in a pool of water at Rock Bridge State Park on Tuesday.
Stephens College President Dianne Lynch discusses her first year at Stephens College in her office on Friday.
Fall leaves on the ground at Rock Bridge State Park on Tuesday.
Dianne Lynch is in her second year as the 24th president of Stephens College. She was hired in June 2009.
Maple leaves pattern the sky at Rock Bridge State Park on Tuesday.