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Snowpocalypse 2013 and Passion Pit

It’s been a snowy couple of weeks in Columbia. Mizzou canceled classes for three days, giving my roommates (who are also from Texas) and I the chance to experience a “snow-pocalypse.” Even though I’ve been skiing countless times and therefore am no stranger to snow, it’s completely different when it’s not during a vacation. 591 more words


Garth Fagan Dance Company brings international flavor to Mizzou debut

by Niki Kottmann

There was no music, yet he was dancing. Then two more, and two more after that, and soon the whole stage was full of dancers who seemed oblivious to the fact that there was no accompaniment helping them stay on beat. 697 more words


Not a bad 'Hair' day

The touring production of “Hair” came to snowy Columbia, Mo. to let the sun shine in last Sunday. I joined a curious mix of North Face-clad 20-somethings and tie-dye-wearing baby boomers in Jesse Auditorium for a peek into love, protests, sex and drugs in the ‘60s. 648 more words

One Wild Guy: Buddy Guy at Jesse Auditorium

There is no question there would have been no rock without blues. As proof, I offer up Buddy Guy’s performance at the University of Missouri Sunday evening. 454 more words


Real Live Jazz: Jazz at the Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Wynton Marsalis – perhaps the most seminal jazz figure of the past three decades – is certainly not a name to pass up when he and his Jazz at Lincoln Center (of which he is the director) Orchestra roll through town.  582 more words


Mother Accounts Daughter's Tragedy Across College Campuses

“Oh mom, I’ll be fine,” were the last words Andrea Cooper heard her daughter, Kristin, say before committing suicide in the family room in Littleton, Colo., on New Year’s Eve 1995. 487 more words

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Getting tips from the Doctor

Loveline’s Dr. Drew Pinksy visited Mizzou today to give his lecture An Evening with Dr. Drew in Jesse Auditorium. This was a very short shoot for I was only able to shoot the first five minutes of his lecture. 212 more words