The Maneater

Jul. 16, 2019

Textbooks sit on shelves in University Bookstore in June. A textbook transparency law signed by Gov. Matt Blunt on June 25 will force textbook providers to disclose costs in advance and allow for student financial aid to be applied to textbook sales.

Cliff Lawrence pauses with a fire extinguisher nearby to watch other members of Sphyre of Prometheus perform Thursday at the Twilight Festival. Lawrence has been fire dancing with the group for three years.

Lily Frazier, “Ransom” in the Sphyre of Prometheus, performs a fire spinning dance Thursday at the Twilight Festival.

Cliff Lawrence, whose whose ‘burn name’ is ‘Brynn,’ twirls a fire poi during the Sphyre of Prometheus show Thursday during the first Twilight Festival of the season. The festival takes place every Thursday night in June and September.

Cursive bassist Matt Maginn sits down to talk about his life in Columbia with MOVE Editor Joey Vergara.

Maginn sits at his kitchen table as he discusses his job at Team Love Records.

Maginn plays with his dog Indiana.

In the entrance to his basement, Maginn examines his record players.

Cursive bassist Matt Maginn stands in the living room of the house he has lived in since August.

Senior tailback Tony Temple led MU to a Cotton Bowl victory on Jan. 1, capping off a historic season. The Tigers’ success on the gridiron is considered a factor in the record undergraduate enrollment expected this year.

Ornately decorated private boxes line the interior of the restored Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts on Monday. Grand re-opening celebrations for the theatre included a performance by Tony Bennett and a 1920s-style circus.

A large chandelier hangs in the auditorium of the Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts on Monday. The restoration of the building, built in 1928, took 10 months to complete.

A 56-foot-long overhanging sculpture greets visitors in the lobby of the recently re-opened Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts on Monday. The artwork is dedicated to and bears the lists the names of hundreds of contributors who donated money to the restoration of the theater.

Unless you live under an indie-rock, you’ve heard a little about DFA. Enter Hercules and Love Affair, the latest group to strengthen the record label’s hardy grip on modern dance music.

A new Weezer album? Say it ain’t so! The nerd-rock foursome’s sixth album brings with it a regular (Pinker)ton of musical genres.

Hickman High School student Alex Hoffman scans the obstacles at Columbia Skate Park on Sunday as other skaters take a breather. Small Time Skates is coordinating several summer events at the park including the 1031 Skates Turn Up The Hell summer tour on June 19.

Twelve-year-old Zach Williams performs an ollie over steps on Sunday at the Columbia Skate Park. The park, located near Small Time Skates, is a popular venue for boarders and bladers.

Small Time Skates manager and co-owner Shane Stander opens the shop Tuesday. Stander, who has been skating for more than 20 years, is hosting a skateboarding camp for children this summer.

Skating shoes made by etnies, DC and Vans are displayed under a Small Time Skates skateboard deck inside the shop on Tuesday. The store sponsors several budding local skaters, offering them discounts and free products.

A wall of skateboard decks and skating magazines decorates the interior of Small Time Skates Tuesday. The shop, located at 1206 Business Loop 70 W., opened in August 2006.