advertisement

Photo

KBIA hosts weekly news program on race, diversity in mid-Missouri

KBIA/91.3 FM tapes a special live segment of its weekly news discussion program "Intersection" on race and diversity in mid-Missouri in the Fred W. Smith Forum in Reynolds Journalism Institute at MU. The panelists selected for the discussion were Ibtisam Barakat, an international author based in Columbia; Eduardo Crespi, director and founder of Centro Latino; Marie Glaze, the City of Columbia's human rights specialist; Nathan Stephens, director of the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center at MU; and Roger Worthington, chief diversity officer for MU.

KBIA hosts 'Intersection' program on race, diversity

MU Associate Professor of Law David Mitchell asks a question about the make-up of the panel selected for a live taping of "Intersection," KBIA/91.3 FM's weekly news discussion program during a live broadcast of the show from the Fred W. Smith Forum in Reynolds Journalism Institute at MU on Monday. The panel discussed issues of race and diversity in mid-Missouri.

Rock Bridge loses to Cor Jesu

Rock Bridge sophomore Brett Fuller, center, tries to gain control of the ball as Cor Jesu senior Caiti Huber, right, attempts to steal it away Monday at Rock Bridge High School.

Vermue adjusts to life at Mizzou

Senior Esther Vermue runs mid-distance races for the Missouri women's track and field team. She came to MU from the Netherlands and is studying to get a degree in health education and promotion.

MU student offers helping hand to Haitian children

Lauren Seyfarth gives a child a lift in Haiti while there on a trip through the Haitian Timoun Foundation. She worked with many children, developing relationships with them to help show them that there are people who care.

MU student travels to Haiti with church

Lauren Seyfarth interacts with children at a children's organization in Haiti. She went there with the Haitian Timoun Foundation through her church.

MU student helps children in Haiti

Lauren Seyfarth worked with an organization that helps severely disabled children and adults on her second visit to Haiti.

MU law professor Richard Reuben

MU Law professor Richard Reuben is an expert on the Supreme Court and believes that President Obama's nomination, Solicitor General Elena Kagan, is a nonconfrontational choice.

Solicitor General Kagan announced as Supreme Court nominee

From right, President Barack Obama after introducing Solicitor General Elena Kagan as his choice for Supreme Court Justice in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Monday.

President Obama announces Supreme Court nominee

Solicitor General Elena Kagan stands with President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden as she is introduced as Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court during an announcement in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Monday.

Chief Burton discusses SWAT raid at conference

Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton gives a statement during a press conference Monday afternoon at the Columbia Police Department. Burton was discussing the recent incident in which a SWAT entered a Columbia residence while serving a search warrant. SWAT officers shot and killed a pit bull inside the residence. The wife and child of the warrant's defendant were both inside the residence at the time the SWAT team entered.

Cheif Burton discusses SWAT incident

Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton answers a reporter's question during a press conference on May 10 at the Columbia Police Department. Burton was discussing the recent incident in which a SWAT entered a Columbia residence while serving a search warrant. SWAT officers shot and killed a pit bull inside the residence. The wife and child of the warrant's defendant were both inside the residence at the time the SWAT team entered.

Kansas lawer helps draft immigration laws

Attorney Kris Kobach poses for a photo in Kansas City. When politicians and police across the country want to crack down on illegal immigration, they often reach out to Kobach, a little-known Kansas attorney with an Ivy League education who is the architect behind many of the nation’s most controversial immigration laws.

Elena Kagen nominated for Supreme Court

U.S. Solicitor General Elena Kagan speaks during a panel about Women Advocates of the Supreme Court Bar at the Newseum in Washington on Jan. 28, 2008. Kagen's age could be the decisive factor for a Senate nomination. Kagan is the youngest by nearly seven years of the four people Obama is known to have interviewed, and she would be the youngest nominee by a Democratic president since 1962, when President John F. Kennedy chose Byron White at age 44.

Former MU wide receiver Tommy Saunders was a team captain his senior season

Tommy Saunders, MU's wide receiver sits in the butterfly position as the team stretches out at practice on Sept. 9, 2008.

Former MU wide receiver Tommy Saunders now plays rugby

Tommy Saunders runs the ball down field during the Kansas City Blues Rugby Club's final home game against the Boulder RFC on April 24, 2010 at Bourke Field at Rockhurst University in Kansas City. Saunders had four tries in the game and Kansas City defeated Boulder 68-10.

Cash register provides hope

Patients learn skills such as using a cash register during their classes and training.

Cory Calbert Portrait

Cory Calbert suffers from a brain injury and is a participant in the Prevocational Training Classes at Alternative Opportunities, in Springfield, Mo. For the people who depend on the Traumatic Brain Injury program, the possibility of losing its services could be as life-shattering as the accidents that put them there.

Timothy Baczek Portrait

Timothy Baczek suffers from a brain injury and is a participant in the Prevocational Training Classes at Alternative Opportunities, in Springfield, Mo. Without the classes and counseling Alternative Opportunities Inc. provides with state funding, many injury victims would be institutionalized, either in a group home, or worse, in jail, at a potentially greater cost to the state.

Sue Farris Portrait

Sue Farris suffers from a brain injury and is a participant in the Prevocational Training Classes at Alternative Opportunities, in Springfield, Mo.
advertisements