Kickoff Rally begins Sustainability Week

In preparation for 2014 Sustainability Week, the Sustainability Office and Environmental Leadership Office hosted the Kickoff Rally in the MU Student Center from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday.

The rally was held to inform students about the upcoming events that were going to take place during Sustainability Week, which include Recycle Mountain and a showing of the documentary “Gasland Part 2.”

There was also a raffle held for gift cards and bicycles.

Mizzou Food Coalition Coordinator Jessica Hill said that students have taken notice of their efforts.

“We’re getting a lot of publicity being out here and showing that there are a lot of students at Mizzou that support sustainability and want to see our students take more actions to improving the sustainability on campus,” she said. “We want to get more students involved in things that are already going on with sustainability on campus and (make) people aware it’s an important issue to students here.”

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1. MAN ARRESTED FOR FIRST DEGREE PROPERTY DAMAGE

The MU Police Department arrested Andrew R. Birmingham, 19, on April 17 at 4:12 p.m. near 6001 N. Creasy Springs Road for first degree property damage and theft. Cpt. Scott Richardson said there was a call of a broken car window in the area around Elm Street. Cash, a cell phone, a flashlight and CDs were reported stolen. The front of the vehicle was hit and shattered. Officers ended up finding Birmingham with the stolen items and they were returned to the owner. When confronted, Birmingham resisted arrest from the officers. Richardson said Birmingham was arrested and transported to Boone County Jail.

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Mizzou Plays Each Other In Black & Gold Scrimmage

Never published, but written for KCOU Sports.

After two hours of football, the Mizzou 2 team beat the Mizzou 1 team by a score of 21-20.

For the Mizzou 1 team, they were in control for most of the game despite Mizzou 2 beginning the game with an automatic 14-0 lead. After two field goals by junior Andrew Baggett, sophomore quarterback Maty Mauk scored the team’s first touchdown in the second quarter on a three-yard run.

Mauk finished the game with 11 completions on 15 attempts, 129 passing yards, two carries, 13 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown.

“Being a redshirt sophomore, he knows the offense more,” said Mizzou Football Head Coach Gary Pinkel. “He’s reading defenses better, which is typical after playing a third of the season like he did. He’s a great competitor. Players have a lot of confidence in him. He’s a great leader.”

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Hickman Boys Basketball Loses State Championship Game

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COLUMBIA – The Hickman boys’ basketball team fell to Christian Brothers College High School in the Class 5 State Championship Game by a score of 86-77 in overtime.

 

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Rock Bridge Girls Basketball Wins State Championship

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COLUMBIA – The Rock Bridge girls’ basketball team took home its third consecutive Class 5 girls’ basketball State Championship after beating the Lee’s Summit North Broncos by a score of 62-45.

 

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