Alex Giddings


Staff positions

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  • Senior Staff Photographer

Photos (24)

  • Photo from March 13, 2009

    Sophomore shortstop Abby Vock dives for a grounder during the Tigers' 2-1 win over Northern Iowa on Wednesday in Dan Devine Pavilion. The game was moved indoors due to a rain-saturated University Field. (March 13, 2009)

  • Photo from March 12, 2009

    Sophomore shortstop Abby Vock dives for a grounder during the Tigers' 2-1 win over Northern Iowa on Wednesday in Dan Devine Pavilion. The game was moved indoors due to a rain-saturated University Field. (March 12, 2009)

  • Photo from Oct. 24, 2008

    The University of Colorado buffalo is confronted by angry MU students during the 'Internetwork Siege of Destruction' skit performed by Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity and Delta Chi fraternity Thursday in Jesse Auditorium. The final night of skits resolved the cliffhanger endings from the preliminary rounds. (Oct. 24, 2008)

  • Photo from May 9, 2008

    Student Affairs Chairwoman Erin Moran speaks during the Missouri Students Association Senate meeting Wednesday in Stotler Lounge. Moran was confirmed as an executive member of the Board of Elections Commissioners. (May 9, 2008)

  • Photo from May 9, 2008

    Graduating seniors participate in Tiger Prowl Thursday afternoon on Francis Quadrangle. After seniors walked from the steps of Jesse Hall through the columns, they headed to Carnahan Quadrangle to eat and drink together as part of the Senior Send-Off celebration. (May 9, 2008)

  • Photo from May 6, 2008

    Junior animal sciences major Benjamin Landers reaches base safely as senior forestry major Paul Johnson fails to bring down the ball during the second College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Spring Swing Softball Tournament on Saturday at Hinkson Field. The game raised funds for Heifer International, a livestock charity. (May 6, 2008)

  • Photo from May 6, 2008

    Paulette Granberry Russell, the senior adviser to the president for diversity at Michigan State University, gives a presentation at the MizzouDiversity Summit on Monday at the Tiger hotel. (May 6, 2008)

  • Photo from April 25, 2008

    Russell Means, an elder in the Republic of Lakotah, speaks on Tuesday night in Keller Auditorium. Means contrasted what he called a patriarchal system in the United States to the matriarchal and balanced way of life in the Republic of Lakotah. (April 25, 2008)

  • Photo from April 18, 2008

    Dance team members from Gamma Phi Beta sorority, Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity and Beta Sigma Psi fraternity perform leap during the skit 'Doug Goes to the Zoo' on Wednesday night in Jesse Auditorium. The money raised by the Greek Week performances will be given to local charities. (April 18, 2008)

  • Photo from April 15, 2008

    Dave Roberts, Senior Coordinator for the Leadership Development in the Office of Community Development, presents senior Linden Fornoff the Gold Leadership Shield at the Chancellor’s Excellence Awards on Saturday in Stotler Lounge. Two faculty members, 33 students and five student groups received awards in the ceremony. (April 15, 2008)

  • Photo from April 15, 2008

    The new Ellis Fischel Cancer Center wing in a surgical tower under construction at University Hospital would cost about $54 million to complete. Because the Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority skipped its quarterly payment to the state, Sen. Chuck Graham, D-Columbia, asked Gov. Matt Blunt to release funds to build the new facility at the cancer center. (April 15, 2008)

  • Photo from April 15, 2008

    Senior tailback Jimmy Jackson runs the ball during a practice scrimmage on April 5 on Faurot Field. Jackson, along with sophomore Derrick Washington and redshirt freshman De’vion Moore, will compete for the starting position this season. (April 15, 2008)

  • Photo from April 8, 2008

    Freshman tailback Derrick Washington is pulled down by sophomore linebacker Jeff Gettys during the first spring scrimmage on Saturday on Faurot Field. Washington will vie to replace senior tailback Tony Temple, who graduates in May. (April 8, 2008)

  • Photo from March 7, 2008

    Emcees Tyler Sangermano, Emily Marler and Amanda Jacobs give freshman Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity member Chris Masters and his brothers their award at the end of the Miracle Men competition Thursday at The Blue Note. Money raised at the competition will be donated to the Children's Miracle Network at the Children's Hospital in Columbia. (March 7, 2008)

  • Photo from March 7, 2008

    Freshman Brandon Green and Phi Mu sorority member and sophomore Rachel Musolf dance during the costume portion of the Miracle Men competition on Thursday at The Blue Note. The men of Alpha Gamma Rho, Sigma Pi, Pi Kappa Alpha and Sigma Nu fraternities participated in the competition. (March 7, 2008)

  • Photo from March 7, 2008

    Accompanied by Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity members sophomore Jake Zambaldi, freshman Trent Dulle and sophomore Nick Bretz, junior Travis Militzer performs 'Miracle Man' during the talent portion of the competition put on by the Phi Mu sorority Thursday at The Blue Note. The hour-long show included competitions in formal wear, costume and talent. (March 7, 2008)

  • Photo from March 7, 2008

    The line to purchase tickets for ‘Box Elder’ stretches to the door on Thursday night at the Ragtag Cinemacafé. The new location on Hitt Street served as a central location for the True/False Film Fest last weekend. (March 7, 2008)

  • Photo from March 4, 2008

    Helmet racks are one of the many accessories on display at Mid American Harley-Davidson in Columbia. A Missouri bill could repeal the current helmet law. (March 4, 2008)

  • Photo from Feb. 26, 2008

    The new Ragtag Cinemacafé location on Hitt Street is home to two auditoriums and Uprise Bakery. 9th Street Video will also be moved into the new location. (Feb. 26, 2008)

  • Photo from Feb. 22, 2008

    Sophomore Mike Barcroft describes the first course served by his team, the Caribbean Jerks, to the judges at the Iron Chef Mizzou ‘08 competition on Thursday in Brady Commons. The five teams had one hour to prepare at least two dishes, each of which had to feature a citrus fruit. (Feb. 22, 2008)

  • Photo from Feb. 22, 2008

    Tiger Thyme team members Lauren Hellmann, Adam Stanek and Adam Fishbein accept their first-place golden spatula awards at the end of the Iron Chef Mizzou ‘08 competition Thursday in Brady Commons. The Residence Halls Association and Campus Dining Services co-sponsored the event as part of RHA Week. (Feb. 22, 2008)

  • Photo from Feb. 22, 2008

    Rollins Dining Hall chef Brent Mannebach and Team Yum Yum members Joel Brown, Sam Stella and Domingo Pacheco prepare their dishes at the Iron Chef Mizzou ‘08 competition on Thursday. Each team included a Campus Dining Services chef and three students. (Feb. 22, 2008)

  • Photo from Feb. 15, 2008

    Students peruse information tables at the Fab Feb Fest at the Student Recreation Complex on Tuesday. (Feb. 15, 2008)

  • Photo from Jan. 29, 2008

    Planned Parenthood spokeswoman Michelle Trupiano speaks during the 35th anniversary celebration of the Roe v. Wade case Friday at The Blue Note. Trupiano encouraged attendees to “donate, vote and get involved” to make a difference in sex education. (Jan. 29, 2008)