The Maneater

Feb. 26, 2021

Columbia City Council members Jerry Wade and Laura Nauser discuss a bill to instate a 5-hour parking zone on Conley Avenue. "Can we get parking on that figure-8 thing?" Wade jokingly said in reference to Carnahan Quadrangle during the City Council meeting Monday.

Freshman Amanda Peiffer examines some healthy snacks while on break from volunteering at the first student wellness fair held at Memorial Union on Wednesday. Peers Advocating Smoke-free Solutions and the Wellness Resource Center joined forces to host a the wellness fair.

Swimmer Michael Phelps competes in the men’s 400-meter individual medley preliminaries Saturday night during the Missouri Grand Prix.

Chancellor Brady Deaton, along with faculty from several MU colleges, officially opens the expanded section of Schweitzer Hall Monday morning. The $10 million dollar addition will house laboratory and office space for seven faculty members in the MU biochemistry department.

Chancellor Brady Deaton talks with junior Dominique Robinson in Brady Commons Monday. Deaton, his wife and other members of the MU administration took time to discuss university life issues with students, visitors and prospective students.

Hip-hop artist W-A-R-R-I-O-R speaks at the History of Hip-Hop forum Monday night at the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center. W-A-R-R-I-O-R, who has been rapping since he was seven, told the crowd that a return to hip-hop music's roots and the demand of negative lyrics are mutually exclusive.

Missouri Students Association Senate Speaker Jonathan Mays swears in Jim Kelley as MSA president Saturday in Memorial Union. Kelley, MSA vice president Chelsea Johnson and cabinet members were formally inducted into their positions during the annual MSA inaugural banquet.

Chancellor Brady Deaton and Graduate Professional Council president Jennifer Holland light three candles during a vigil to honor the victims of the shootings at Northern Illinois University. A small crowd of students and staff came to Memorial Union on Sunday to pay their respects.

Don't be fooled: Underneath his new politically conscious lyrics, Jack Johnson still loves pancakes and monkeys.

In her many years in the music industry, Kylie Minogue has done the rounds: the 'Locomotion,' and now a lame ‘80s throwback album cover.

Sophomore guard Keon Lawrence scans the court against Texas A&M Feb. 9 at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers won the Feb. 13 game at Nebraska 86-78.

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., addresses a crowd on Feb. 1 in the JetDirect hangar of the Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield, Mo. McCain swept the vote in the Virginia, Maryland and District of Columbia primaries on Tuesday.

Kathleen Bogle, a professor at LaSalle University in Pennsylvania, wrote a book titled ‘Hooking Up: Sex, Dating and Relationships on Campus.’ The book addresses the hookup and sexual culture of college students.

Marion County Commissioner Lyndon Bode speaks to reporters near Interstate 70 on Wednesday. Bode is running for Missouri's Ninth Congressional District seat that U.S. Rep. Kenny Hulshof is vacating to run for governor.

A pedestrian arrives safely at the corner of Broadway and Ninth Street in August. The plan to install 16 red-light cameras in Columbia is underway, but it is still months from completion.

Bill Ferguson looks for his son Ryan Ferguson during murder trial proceedings in October 2005. Ferguson has been sentenced to 60 more days in administrative segregation.

Junior Adam Nelms and senior Matt Badalamenti prepare ribs in the kitchen at Smokin' Chick's BBQ in downtown Columbia. The downtown location, which opened last week, is the restaurant's second in the area.

Among the techniques taught by Student Services Coordinator Amanda Nell during the Etiquette Evening were correct ways to hold plates, forks and cups when socializing.

Freshman Kathryn Clark dances to 'The Walk' during the College of Arts and Science talent show in Jesse Wrench Auditorium on Tuesday. Clark placed third in the competition, which featured singing, dancing or musical performances.