Dome Days delight
Miranda Needham, a third-grader from Carbondale, plays on a dome-shaped jungle gym Saturday during the first-ever Dome Days at the Buckminster Fuller Dome Home.Dome Days festivities included live music, children activities for kids and a benefit reception. The event was held to raise funds for the continued preservation of the homebuilt by Fuller. Needham said she enjoyed the kids program and had fun playing on the jungle gym during the reception.
LAURA ROBERTS | DAILY EGYPTIAN
Kayak club President Zach Thomas, a senior from Algonquin studying criminology, grabs the kayak of Sarah Dorau, a senior from Muncie, Ind., studying art, Thursday in the Edward J. Shea Natatorium. The kayak and canoe club, which meets from 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, focuses mainly on white-water kayaking and is open to students of any skill level. Thomas said kayaking is a unique challenge. “The river is humbling,” he said. “It’s not like other sports.” Laura Roberts-Daily Egyptian