The Maneater

Sep. 23, 2018

Columbia resident James Froece drove his car into Fairview Lake on Friday. Froece was backing out of his driveway and accelerated instead of braking.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., outlines his message of hope and change Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. More than 20,000 supporters came to hear Obama speak.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney answers questions from the media at a pre-Super Bowl party at Dave & Buster’s on Sunday in Maryland Heights, Mo. Former Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., Missouri House Speaker Rod Jetton and Gov. Matt Blunt were at the party to support Romney.

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., speaks to the crowd while Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., watches Saturday in St. Louis. McCaskill has campaigned for Obama in Missouri for the past several weeks.

Located at the corner of Ninth and Elm streets, Shakespeare’s Pizza is a popular choice among college students.

Although candles are prohibited in all MU residence halls, students in most off-campus living facilities are allowed to burn candles and incense.

Construction on mid-campus housing is projected for completion by August 2008.

A wireless router sits high in Ellis Library, giving students wireless access to the TigerNet Wireless network. Students can access the network from their laptops at many locations around campus, including Memorial Union and Brady Commons.

The Virginia Avenue Garage stands between Hitt Street and Virginia Avenue. Parking permits for this garage are given out according to class standing.

Sustain Mizzou president Ben Datema demonstrates how he has optimized the energy efficiency of a pipe in his home on Friday. Many aspects of his house have been modified to allow for maximum efficiency and minimum energy bills.

Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars guitarist Abdul Beal plays to a dancing crowd at The Blue Note on Monday night.

Comedian David Raibon speaks at the 'No Hate in ‘08' rally Friday at Memorial Union. The rally was held in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Former Washington Post editor Harry Rosenfeld speaks to students after giving a speech Monday in Fisher Auditorium. In his speech, Rosenfeld focused on the quality of reporting during the Watergate scandal.

Junior Beng Song serves Malaysian pork rib soup to senior Victor Sung at the Missouri International Student Council's welcome party Saturday in Memorial Union. The event played host to a variety of student organizations that provided food and information on the council.

Junior Tracey Latimore looks at flyers advertising Love Your Body Week on Monday in Brady Commons. The Wellness Resource Center and the Women's Center are putting on events this week to promote a healthy body image.

A Mercury Mariner sits on its rims Monday after having the tires slashed in Sunday’s vandalism spree in Virginia Avenue Garage. Police arrested four individuals on suspicion of involvement in the crime.

University Hospital is building a new surgical tower, which will add more space for surgery and inpatient and outpatient services. The groundbreaking will take place in February 2009, and construction should be completed by July 2011.

Former President Bill Clinton speaks to supporters and students about the campaign for his wife, Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., at the Student Recreation Complex on Saturday. Clinton discussed a variety of issues including social security, the economy and the war in Iraq.

Multi-instrumentalist John Robert Cardwell performs at Mojo's on Friday night. Indie-pop band Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, from Springfield, Mo., began their Midwest tour in Columbia.

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