1984's Band Aid and other musical projects for charity have had short lifespans and only momentary influence. Artists like U2's Bono haven't seemed to inspire wider support.
This spring break, many college millennials are gearing up to travel all around the states in hopes of having the ultimate experience. YAYA Connection compiled a list of the top 5 things millennials consider when planning a trip.
Missouri athletes honor their multicultural backgrounds on their backs — some only on the field of play and others permanently.
Entrepreneurs, innovators and creative minds took to Twitter on Saturday to give the social sphere a taste of the curiosity that "What If" had to offer.
Artist Elena Plackis specializes in painting photography and sculpture. In this column she discusses her inspiration and process.
Sorority house moms are not only present to oversee the day-to-day operation and maintenance of the house, but also to lend support, give advice and cheer accomplishments.
A reader asked, and we answered. Pay phones do still exist in Columbia, if you know where to look.
Lynett Vallejo will be playing the role of "Kathy" in "Moonchildren" at the Rhynsburger Theatre on April 24-26 and May 1-4.
Despite their portrayal — or lack thereof — in media and society at large, black women are indeed beautiful and indeed have value.
In 2009, a traffic study indicated the volume of traffic on Nifong and Rock Quarry didn’t require a signalized intersection.
It is so important to talk to our kids and remind them all the time about the rules of engagement online, and it seems like many parents feel intimidated and don’t have the information they need to teach their kids what they need to know.
Shannah Arner describes what inspires her to create watercolor art.
Reader Joe Dillard has seen quite a few robins returning to Columbia lately and wonders what they eat when the ground is frozen making it hard to find delectable earthworms.
International track and field athletes cope with being away from home by forming a new family at MU.
MU student Garrett Adams has been a contract speaker for the statewide program Safe and Sober since 2013. He talks to teenagers about the dangers and risks associated with underage drinking.
Do you have the cutest, coolest or weirdest pet in Columbia? We want to meet it.
Just in case there is a lull in a conversation, here's a starter to help it move along.
MU junior Kaycee Nail shares her experiences studying abroad in Rwanda. She calls for acknowledgement of the genocide that took place in Rwanda and of the progress the country has made since then.
Take a walk down memory lane and tell us how Columbia has evolved.
Ann Wade, an MU junior, faces challenges eating a vegan diet in Columbia, such as finding vegan dishes and the more expensive prices. She suggests that restaurants create vegan options, label menu items as vegan and offer vegan varieties with simple substitution.