May 14, 2010
Nick Tepesch, junior pitcher for the Missouri Tigers, throws a pitch against the Nebraska Cornhuskers during Friday night's game. Tepesch pitched a shutout in the Tigers' 2-0 win.
Stacks of paper collected throughout the day went flying into the air in the Missouri House of Representatives during the traditional toss at the close of the legislative session on Friday evening.
Tunji Adesida, forefront, takes a picture of Iswat Badiru, left, Adesola Odunayo and Adedeji Badiru on the quad on Friday. Odunayo completed her residency with the College of Veterinary Medicine with a focus on small animal emergency and critical care.
Missouri lawmakers celebrate the end of the regular legislative session on Friday in Jefferson City. Members of the House of Representatives traditionally toss their working papers into the air at the official end of the business day.
Michael Lewis enjoys a beautiful spring day by playing with his daughter Sophie Lewis and his wife Jenny Lewis at Tiger Plaza on May 14, 2010. The Lewis family came to campus for Jenny's sister's graduation from the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Graduates and attendees leave their shoes behind to pose for photos at Tiger Plaza on May 14, 2010.
Sarah Hicks picks up her 10-month-old daughter Myra from the MU Student Parent Center on Wednesday. Hicks used the center every weekday while she was in class and will now be graduating this weekend from the MU College of Education.
Justine Guyer poses for a portrait with her daughter Hazel, 3, outside of the MU School of Law on Thursday. Guyer will be graduating from the law school Saturday.
Kristy Ensley talks to her daughter Jasmine, 5, while her son Jayden, 2, rocks in a rocking chair at the MU Student Parent Center on Monday. Ensley, who has been bringing her kids to the center since the fall of 2005, is graduating from the MU College of Arts and Science on Saturday.
May 13, 2010
Sophomore Leslie Farmer says she loves running track for the Missouri, knowing that home in Jefferson City is only a short drive away.
Leslie Farmer holds the school record for the 400-meter hurdles, but she says the mark isn't as important as becoming fast enough to compete a the NCAA's national meet.
The Callaway County Sheriff's Department has released this image of a person of interest in the arson investigation.
The Callaway County Sheriff's Department released this image of a person of interest in the arson investigation.
Jim Dunne, Boone Therapy Team occupational therapist, holds a piece of Theraputty during a physical therapy demonstration at Boone Hospital Center on Thursday. Simple treatment options like Theraputty provide at-home treatment for patients between visits.
Jim Dunne, an occupational therapist for the Boone Therapy Team, explains a piece of equipment at Boone Hospital Center. The Boone Therapy Team uses diagnostic tools like this one to help treat upper-body joint issues.
With coaches becoming increasingly wary about what their athletes might be posting on social networking sites, groups that monitor athlete activity on such sites have found a niche.
Winston relaxes in Sen. Kevin Engler's office, while Engler works on the Senate floor.
Rep. Luann Ridgeway's 2 1/2-year-old terrier mix Kaci in Ridgeway's office in Jefferson City.
May 12, 2010
Keith Euker, left, coach of the MU men's lacrosse club, speaks to his team at halftime of a March 6 game along with assistant coach Patrick Sammons, right.
Columbia citizens turned out for the Citizens Police Review Board at Council Chambers in City Hall on May 12. The major topic for the night included citizens reactions and comments about the recent SWAT raid conducted by the Columbia Police Department.