October 7, 2009
A parking ticket from MUPD sits on a car in the SG-4 parking lot on Sept. 18. Cars that remained in the lot after 5 p.m. received tickets. At 7 a.m. the following morning, cars were towed in preparation for the home MU football game.
President Barack Obama shakes hands with doctors after making remarks on health care reform Monday in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.
Hope Tinker, a doctor in Fayette, was one of many doctors invited to hear President Obama speak at the White House rose garden.
October 6, 2009
Bras decorated to fit any imagination lined the hallways of Ellis Fischel Cancer Center Monday night when it held its first Decorate-a-Bra Contest.
The event had 134 bras, all which were auctioned off in a silent auction.
All funds raised will go towards breast cancer projects at Ellis Fischel, according to Edlyn Donovan, auxiliary supervisor.
Big bras. Small bras. Feathered bras. Jeweled bras.
Sophomore long snapper Beau Brinkley learned the position from his father, who also played the position in college.
In his opening address during Tuesday's State of Campus town hall meeting, Brady Deaton used the words "university" and "opportunity" most frequently. Illustration created at wordle.net.
Brady Deaton, MU chancellor, talks to faculty and staff at a town hall style meeting on Tuesday in the Life Sciences Building. Deaton answered questions and listened to concerns about topics including budget issues and Thursday night’s game against Nebraska.
The words "faculty" and "staff" were used most in questions posed by the audience at Tuesday's State of Campus town hall meeting.
Mother of four, Ryan, with the help of her church, plans to unveil The Chef Connection in downtown Columbia this week. Ryan has catering experience and is eager for the grand opening.
Some MU students and employees will need to relocate their cars due to the weekday football game against Nebraska, Oct. 8. Most parking lots will open at 4:30 p.m., while some general public parking lots may be available on a first-come, first-serve basis before then.
October 5, 2009
Missouri's Kelsey Meyer, left, hits the ball off the fairway on the ninth hole while teammate Lindsay Burry watches.
Missouri's Kelsey Meyer eyes her putt. She played the round with Lindsay Burry and Madison Marcolla.
Missouri's Madison Marcolla reacts to missing a putt. The Tigers had 12 of their 15 team member compete in the tournament.
Missouri's Madison Marcolla putts during the 2009 Johnie Imes Invitational at The Club at Old Hawthorne on Monday.
Columbia firefighters were called to 1415 Sylvan Lane to put out a fire caused by french fry grease on Monday. The fire was extinguished within five minutes of the firefighters arrival. There was fire damage to the kitchen and smoke damage to the rest of the house but no reported injuries.
Participants at the MU Veterinary School ‘s 16th annual Dog Jog ran and walked their way to help companions—human and canine alike—on Sunday, Oct. 4. Proceeds from the registration benefited the Central Missouri Humane Society and the MU Veterinary Class of 2011.
Jo Ella Todd, a soprano, performs Felix Mendelssohn's "Wenn sich zwei Herzen scheiden" on Sunday evening at the Reynolds Alumni Center at MU. The MU music department will present several concerts and lectures on Haydn and Mendelssohn this week.
Cellist Darry Dolezal performs Franz Joseph Haydn's Trio in G Major, Hob. XV:25 "Gypsy Rondo" on Sunday evening at the Reynolds Alumni Center at MU. The MU music department will present several concerts and lectures on Haydn and Mendelssohn this week.
John Mitabar, 11, looks at X-ray printouts under the guidance of premed student Calvin Lewis at the Oct. 3 meeting of Caleb, the Science Club. Each station featured a mentor, usually either a medical student, premed student or doctor, who would explain what was shown on the X-rays.