Heard on the Hill

BORDER WAR GAMEDAY: Watching ESPN's GameDay, live in the parking lot

Joel Mathis

_Jonathan Kealing is headed to today's KU-MU tilt at Arrowhead -- not as a reporter, but as a fan. Nonetheless, he graciously agreed to blog the experience. Here's Part 3._ESPN just did a nice feature on Oklahoma State's Martel Van Zant, the outstanding receiver who is deaf.The crowd was more ...

BORDER WAR GAMEDAY: Arrival at Arrowhead

Joel Mathis

_Jonathan Kealing is headed to today's KU-MU tilt at Arrowhead -- not as a reporter, but as a fan. Nonetheless, he graciously agreed to blog the experience. Here's Part 2._8:55 we made it to arrowhead, but Interstate 70 is littered with wrecks. Though most of the wrecks are westbound.The crowd ...

BORDER WAR GAMEDAY: Beat Mizzou!

Joel Mathis

_Jonathan Kealing is headed to today's KU-MU tilt at Arrowhead -- not as a reporter, but as a fan. Nonetheless, he graciously agreed to blog the experience. Here's Part 1._7:50 a.m. We've left Lawrence, a little behind schedule, but what else could you expect. We're prepared with beer, brats and ...

Fans bring Border War passions to YouTube

Joel Mathis

The Border War has gone YouTube. Here's some of what's out there:Kansas Vs. Missouri Football Game (Rock Chalk Jayhawk) Mizzou vs Kansas - That's Mortal Kombat! (Parody) Max Falkenstein's call from KU's undefeated 1909 season KU vs MU I Wanna B a HawkStar (Warning: This sounds like imitation Nickelback) (CBS) ...

The biggest Border Showdown of them all

Joel Mathis

Chuck Woodling gives his thoughts on this weekend's KU-MU game:You can ask your own questions of Chuck [today at 1:30.][1] [1]: http://www2.ljworld.com/chats/2007/nov/21/chuck_woodling/

KCMO PD: Think twice before going for goalposts Saturday

Jonathan Kealing

_All week, the Heard on the Hill blog will highlight ways that we here and Kansas fans in general will be preparing for the upcoming Armageddon at Arrowhead. Drop us an e-mail at jkealing[at]ljworld[dot]com and let us know how you're preparing for the game._We just got off the phone with ...

From KU fans to MU fans: A beer parody

Jonathan Kealing

_Note: All week, the Heard on the Hill blog will highlight ways that we here and Kansas fans in general will be preparing for the upcoming Armageddon at Arrowhead. Drop us an e-mail at jkealing[at]ljworld[dot]com and let us know how you're preparing for the game._This little ditty is making the ...

KU librarian accepts dean position at Utah State

Jonathan Kealing

Rick Clement, head of special collections in Kansas University libraries, has accepted the position of dean of libraries at [Utah State University][1].Susanne Clement, his wife and head of collection development at the Spencer Research Library, has accepted a position as director of the [Quinney Library at Utah State][2].Both will be ...

KU to test emergency communication system on Thursday

Joel Mathis

[Kansas University sent out the following press release today:][1]_The University of Kansas will test one component of its comprehensive emergency communication system at noon Thursday, Nov. 15. __Students, staff and faculty who signed up for text messaging notification will receive a test message on their cellular phones. The message will ...

More than a thousand wait for KU-MU tickets

Jonathan Kealing

For once, the line for basketball tickets was just a fraction of that for football.About two dozen people were in line for [basketball tickets][1] at 10 a.m. Monday, but more than 750 were waiting to pick up their tickets for [the KU-MU football game][2].By 10 a.m., 17 groups had been ...

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