Tag Archives: Kansas Athletics

Bird’s Eye View of the Sports Photography Workshop

The eye of the Jayhawk, KU’s beloved mascot, inspired the first part of the title for this post. The photographic feature in Rock Chalk Weekly has become my great photographic challenge and love. For two years, Kansas Athletics has published the weekly … Continue reading

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Some Time It Just Bleeds You

A friend and subscriber to this blog approached me at a KU track & field meet saying, “I can tell you must be really busy because you haven’t written a blog in a long time.” That certainly is the truth. … Continue reading

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My Distinct Honor – Photographs of President Obama at KU


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Got, Got, Got, Got No Time

Finally, my annual post based on a song that deals with time. This year, Guess Who’s No Time is my song of choice. Originally released on an album in 1969, a reworked tune with an up tempo beat made it releasable … Continue reading

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Border War, Border Showdown, Border Shutdown

What began in 2002 with then Kansas Director of Athletics, Al Bohl, challenging Missouri’s Director of Athletics, Mike Alden, to an arm wrestling match at the Border War press conference in Kansas City came to a rather quiet ending with … Continue reading

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The Sheahawks Fly High

In the final month before student-athletes began to report fully to the KU campus, the Director of Athletics, Sheahon Zenger, called for a mandatory all-staff meeting. This was the second such gathering Zenger hosted since his arrival. The message was … Continue reading

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In The White Room

For the last two years, lyrics from a favorite song have kicked off my official busy season at KU. Two years ago, in the first month of this blog, Stephen Stills’ So Begins the Task summed up the coming of the … Continue reading

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