Month: March 2015

CP Editorial: Farmers do care

A few years ago during spring calving season, I had decided to ride to the farm with my dad to check on all the new babies. Most of our trips in the past had been short and simple. That morning,…

CP Editorial: Is a gun-free zone truly a safe zone?

The debate over whether to allow weapons on college campuses has reared its head again. In an article published in The New York Times on Feb. 19, 2015, the author argues that allowing college students to carry concealed weapons will…

Mizzou Snapchat feed may be coming soon

Mizzou may soon have its own Snapchat feed thanks to the efforts of Garrett Romines, a senator on the student affairs committee of Missouri Students Association (MSA). Snapchat, a popular social media site, recently added new features that include a…

Ag Unlimited — After 20 years, still a roaring success

The 20th Annual Ag Unlimited Banquet and Auction filled the the Holiday Inn Expo Center Feb. 14 with all the feathers, flappers and fun of the ‘Roaring 20s.’ With 800 CAFNR alumni, faculty and friends in attendance, the night was…

‘Mizzou Idols’ show off their singing skills in sixth annual competition

The sixth annual Mizzou Idol student singing competition was held Thursday, Feb. 26, at the Missouri Theater in downtown Columbia. Based on the iconic television show American Idol, Mizzou Idol allowed audience members to text in votes on their favorite performances…

Career fair March 5 targets hospitality management industry

The CAFNR Hospitality Management program will host around 30 employers at its career fair Thursday, March 5, and more employers are added to the list each week. The 2015 Hospitality Management Career Fair will be in the Reynolds Alumni Center on…