October 30, 2007
Dr. Thompson was the director of the Black Studies Department at MU.
While Executive Chef Leslie Jett, center, instructs students Brandon Joiner, left, and David Grenier, second from left, to go through the peeled potatoes and remove the brown spots, student Rob Miller listens to the chef's directions.
Leslie Harris, left, and Justin Dougherty prepare the banquet room in Eckles Hall. Both are Hotel and Restaurant Management students.
Ben Verkamp makes sure the mix is just right. Verkamp is one of the students in charge of the dinner Tuesday night.
October 29, 2007
Pig Brown (13) is lifted off the turf after getting injured In the Missouri football team's game against Iowa State on Saturday.
MU teammates James Williamson, top, and Ryan Sonderegger compete at Ben Askren's former spot at 174 pounds.
Jane Alexander, who recently recovered from a case of the West Nile Virus, is given a flu shot by nursing student, Joni Bowne. Monday was the first morning of MU's Wellness Fair at the Reynolds Alumni Center.
Jeff Rioux, a licensed massage therapist, gives Shirley Schupp her first massage during the MU's Employee Wellness Fair at the Reynolds Alumni Center on Monday.
Carl Edwards waves to fans before the start of the Busch Series race Saturday in Memphis, Tenn.
Sherry Cass darts through a kaleidoscope of fall colors Monday afternoon on the Katy Trail. Cass runs the trail, a popular spot for exercise enthusiasts, a couple times a week.
Michael Koldobskiy carries his son, Daniel, through Rock Bridge State Park. Daniel and Michael, along with Daniel’s mother, Dafna (foreground), residents of Baltimore, are in Columbia visiting Michael’s family.
Nibbled leaves silhouette the fall foliage along the Katy Trail on Monday.
October 28, 2007
University of Missouri students, from left, Jonathan Ratliff, Jorell Kuttenkuler, Jeremy Hagen, and Lauren Grant protest outside Mizzou Arena, Friday, Oct. 26, 2007. Sen. Chuck Graham meet briefly with members of the press before going to an invitation-only fund raiser.
Sen. Chuck Graham, D- Columbia, speaks with a Missourian reporter before attending a fundraiser at Mizzou Arena on Friday, Oct. 26, 2007. Graham declined to comment on his DUI charges.
Reconstruction works have been proposed for Hunt Avenue. The project will result in a wider street pavement, improved drainage and a sidewalk on the west side of the street.
Reconstruction of 1,500 feet of Hunt Avenue between West Worley Street and I-70 Drive Southwest has been proposed for City Council approval at its Nov. 5 meeting by Columbia Public Works
Payal Khengar performs Rangeloo, an Indian traditional dance from Gujarat, during the 16th annual India Nite hosted by the Cultural Association of India on Saturday October 27, 2007 at Jesse Auditorium.
Jack Bradley checks the Ruger 10/22 rifle that he and his grandson Zach Bradley are shooting. Zach discusses with his grandfather how to hit the penny on the target during the next round.