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COMO YOU KNOW: Grass Roots Organizing works to promote change

Grass Roots Organizing works to promote change in the Columbia community and to protect the rights of its residents.

COMO YOU KNOW: Mizzou Wishmakers on Campus

Mizzou Wishmakers on Campus partners with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to help raise money to grant children's wishes.

COMO YOU KNOW: GetAbout Columbia offers residents transportation options

GetAbout Columbia encourages residents to walk and bike more often.

CoMo You Know: Columbia Aquatic Restoration Project

The Columbia Restoration Project is a volunteer group run by the city of Columbia. The group aims to support the Parks and Recreation Department in managing aquatic plants and shorelines.

 

COMO YOU KNOW: Alpha Epsilon Pi

Alpha Epsilon Pi, commonly known as AEPi, has been the largest Jewish fraternity in North America.

COMO YOU KNOW: Refugee and Immigration Services

Refugee and Immigration Services is a branch of the Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City that works to help people acclimate to new cultures and communities.

COMO YOU KNOW: BC Baseball League

The BC Baseball League is a nonprofit organization established in 1993 to organize and promote youth baseball.

COMO YOU KNOW: Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre

The nonprofit theater has been staging productions since 1961.

COMO YOU KNOW: Mary Hussman

Mary Hussman is a long-time activist in the Columbia community. Before she retired, she was recognized by both chambers of the Missouri legislature for her efforts.

COMO YOU KNOW: Robin Pingeton

Robin Pingeton is the head coach of the Missouri women's basketball team. She became the program's third coach in April 2010.

COMO YOU KNOW: Norm Stewart

Norm Stewart is a former Missouri student athlete and a retired men's basketball coach.

CoMo You Know: Gentry Middle School

Gentry Middle School is one of six middle schools in Columbia.

COMO YOU KNOW: Elizabeth B. Miller

Elizabeth Miller is the International Communications Coordinator at MU International Programs. Once a school teacher, Miller enjoys the richness of different cultures and is inspired to help others to see the world.

COMO YOU KNOW: Shannon Welker

On May 9, 2013, Shannon Welker became the third head gymnastics coach in Mizzou history.

CoMo You Know: Greg Rhodenbaugh

Greg Rhodenbaugh is the Missouri swimming and diving team’s head coach.

COMO YOU KNOW: Kim Presko

Kim Presko is finishing her first year as principal of Battle High School. Presko said it is "special" to work for a school named after Muriel Williams Battle, a woman who hired her for a math teacher position in 1990.

COMO YOU KNOW: Louis P. 'Tony' Antimi

Antimi was the baseball player, coach and groundskeeper for which Antimi Sports Complex in Cosmopolitan Park is named.

COMO YOU KNOW: Matt Akins

Matt Akins is a videographer, local activist and creator of the organization Citizens for Justice, which focuses on recognizing and addressing misconduct in the local legal system.

CoMo You Know: Frank Haith

Frank Haith was the coach for the Missouri Tigers men’s basketball team from 2011 to 2014.

CoMo You Know: Jefferson Middle School

Jefferson Middle School is one of six middle schools in Columbia.

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