Month: December 2012

Profile: Ben Kempton

Ben Kempton is a senior at the University of Missouri, in the hospitality management program. During the fall 2012 semester, he was enrolled in the capstone course where students oversee a complete dinner event from planning to the cooking of…

Editorial: Be aware and be safe

As temperatures began to cool off this past fall, incidents involving attacks on new and returning students began to heat up on campus.  Each incident was an unpleasant reminder of just how vulnerable you can be when you are alone…

Drought hurts more than Missouri crops

Missouri is known for its lush green landscapes, but that has been hard to see over the dry summer. The rivers that were once nearly overflowing their banks are extremely low, and brown has become the predominant color of the…

Editorial: The grotto what?

A duty to inform the public is one of the most important aspects of being a journalist.  My entire existence a huge story has been right under my nose, and I have failed to notice it. This is my chance…