December 11, 2008
Lane Wilson and Irene Mannering double check a patient's file Dec. 11. MedZou offers a free clinic for uninsured patients and was founded by students and professors from MU's School of Medicine.
Bales of recyclable newspapers stacked at the landfill on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008. The city of Columbia is hopeful it can get bids for its recyclable materials that would make breaking even possible.
Bales of recyclable materials are piling up at the City of Columbia Sanitary Landfill on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008. With the economy struggling and recyclables decreasing in value, the city has had trouble selling much of the processed materials, and the landfill is quickly running out of storage space.
"In the Heart of the Ozarks," lent anonymously to the museum, is an oil on canvas that was painted by Thomas P. Barnett, an American ( 1870-1929), in 1925. It represents “winter as the painter would like to feel winter,” said Adrienne Walker Hoard, MU professor of art and color theory.
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.