Around CoMo

Sep. 10, 2019

One Paw-sitive Year: Papa’s Cat Cafe celebrates one year in business

Local coffee shop-slash-cat playroom Papa’s Cat Cafe celebrated its first anniversary being open in July, and only a few days prior, followed through with their hundredth cat adoption.

Sep. 07, 2019

‘Right to Harm’ shows ill effects of large-scale animal farming

The documentary highlights activists’ plight as well as alternate methods of farming

Sep. 07, 2019

Local tattoo convention brings unique art to Columbia

Carnival of Ink showcases tattoos, piercing and sideshow acts from the Midwest.

Sep. 03, 2019

A Guide to Healthy Restaurants in CoMo

Maintaining healthy eating habits in college can be difficult and expensive. These three restaurants in Columbia make healthy eating accessible and affordable.

Sep. 03, 2019

A Q&A with vegan superhero ZmantheVegan

ZmantheVegan, a local veganism activist, recently began outreach near Plaza 900, using conversation and song to advocate for the environment.

Sep. 03, 2019

Local teen musicians prepare for Thursday’s Darkroom Records showcase

Columbia’s own Effie Lillig, Callie Brinkman, Allie Bruns and band The Sweaters plan to perform covers and original music in Stephens Lake Park.

Sep. 03, 2019

Pride not Prejudice: Columbia community celebrates pride

Mid-Mo PrideFest gives members of the LGBTQ community an opportunity to showcase their pride.

Aug. 21, 2019

Columbia music fans will want to keep an eye on this semester

From local festivals to viral sensations, here are some concerts Mizzou students won’t want to miss.

Aug. 21, 2019

Columbia offers cultural events in the fall semester

This calendar provides different occasions to engage with Columbia’s culture.

Aug. 21, 2019

A sweet tooth’s guide to downtown Columbia

These shops and restaurants sell locally sourced, unique sweets to the Columbia population.

Jun. 04, 2019

Columbia has various festivals and cultural events – here’s a guide

Film and music festivals are just some of the annual cultural traditions in Columbia.

Jun. 04, 2019

Where to go when dining halls are not an option

Downtown Columbia offers more than one would think. Here is a quick overview of the range of restaurants found a walking distance from campus.

Jun. 04, 2019

Local concert halls provide deep selection of music

Here’s a guide to local music venues both mainstream and underground.

Jun. 04, 2019

A guide to things to do in Columbia this summer

Here are ideas of fun things to do this summer in Columbia, which cost little or no money at all, and provide an opportunity to engage in community events.

Apr. 30, 2019

Award-winning photojournalists have a day of conversations at Smith Forum

Picture of the Year international and College Photographer of the Year gathered its winners for a weekend in Columbia, Missouri.

Apr. 30, 2019

Holi festival gets colorful to celebrate spring season

The Southeast Asian Student Association organized the traditional Holi festival event where students enjoyed throwing colored powder and spraying water as an ode to the start of spring.

Apr. 24, 2019

George Saunders delivers Unbound keynote address on his life, work

The award-winning author spoke on his life, language and “Lincoln in the Bardo.”

Apr. 24, 2019

Empowerment Fest brings young voices to Cafe Berlin

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Mizzou put together its second annual Empowerment Fest uniting different local artists at Cafe Berlin.

Apr. 17, 2019

Record Store Day satisfies some audiophiles’ addiction, leaves others craving for more

The annual event gave local record stores a set of limited edition vinyl and cassette releases.

Apr. 16, 2019

Stephens College annual student fashion show The Collections debuted Saturday

The show featured 102 garments total, ranging from bathing suits to children’s wear.