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UM Legislative Update Newsletter

December 7, 2007

Delta Center breaks ground for new green house

Tom Payne, Vice Chancellor and Dean of MU's College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, provides an update for the Delta Center Advisory Board prior to the groundbreaking for the new greenhouse. From left, UM Interim President Gordon Lamb, Payne, Sen. Rob Mayer (R-Dexter), UM Vice President for Economic Development Mike Nichols, and Rep. Terry Swinger (D-Caruthersville).

Tom Payne, Vice Chancellor and Dean of MU's

College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources,

provides an update for the Delta Center Advisory

Board prior to the groundbreaking for the new

greenhouse. From left, UM Interim President Gordon

Lamb, Payne, Sen. Rob Mayer (R-Dexter), UM Vice

President for Economic Development Mike Nichols,

and Rep. Terry Swinger (D-Caruthersville).

From left, Reps. Steve Hodges (D-East Prairie),

Ellen Brandom (R-Sikeston), J.C. Kuessner

(D-Eminence) and Tom Todd (D-Campbell)

participate in a legislative briefing prior to the

groundbreaking at the Delta Center.

Interim UM President Gordon Lamb discusses the

Preparing to Care health care initiative to legislators

at the Delta Center event.

MU Researcher John Viator shows the committee members how he uses lasers for cancer research in the laboratory.

MU Chancellor Brady Deaton (left) visits with Rep.

Steve Hodges (D-East Prairie).

Rep. J.C. Kuessner (D-Eminence) visits with UM

Interim President Gordon Lamb.

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