The Maneater

Jul. 21, 2019

Paulette Granberry Russell, the senior adviser to the president for diversity at Michigan State University, gives a presentation at the MizzouDiversity Summit on Monday at the Tiger hotel.

Junior right fielder Ryan Lollis dives for a ball during Saturday’s game against Kansas State at Taylor Stadium. The Tigers won 11-7.

The Walkmen perform at Springfest, co-hosted by KCOU and the College Music Committee, at The Blue Note on Saturday. The lineup also included the bands Serengeti, The Vanity Affair, Peace By Punching and Wayfare.

Former Sustain Mizzou president Adam Saunders poses in a community gardening plot near Ash Street and St. Joseph Street on Saturday. Sustain Mizzou is encouraging the public to help with gardening and maintenance every Saturday.

Junior animal sciences major Benjamin Landers reaches base safely as senior forestry major Paul Johnson fails to bring down the ball during the second College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Spring Swing Softball Tournament on Saturday at Hinkson Field. The game raised funds for Heifer International, a livestock charity.

Junior right fielder Ryan Lollis dives for a catch as senior center fielder Kurt Calvert approaches during the fifth inning of Tuesday’s game against Kansas at Kauffman Stadium. The Jayhawks shut out the Tigers 3-0.

Kansas junior catcher Buck Afenir congratulates junior pitcher Paul Smyth after recording the final out of Tuesday’s game at Kauffman Stadium as MU junior first baseman Steve Gray walks off the field.

Mizzou College Republicans Vice President Marcus Bowen and Young Democrats of Missouri College Federation President Rick Puig address political topics including foreign policy and education during a forum Tuesday at Wolpers residence hall. Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity sponsored the debate as part of Kappa Week.

Jeffrey Williams, director of access and urban outreach for the MU Division of Enrollment Management, hands an agenda to Citizen Oversight Committee members Feb. 29 at the Daniel Boone City Building. The committee is still analyzing data to determine whether a civilian review board is necessary.

Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., speaks to more than 20,000 supporters at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. on Feb. 2. A recent Harvard University study concluded that seven out of 10 young Democratic voters prefer Obama to Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y.

Trash collected from Flat Branch Creek sits on a curb in bags waiting to be picked up after the cleanup on Wednesday. The Missouri Department of Conservation provided the reusable litter bags.

Senior Megan Gore, volunteer coordinator for MU’s Office of Community Involvement, gives volunteers instructions before the Flat Branch Park cleanup on Wednesday. The event split volunteers into groups dedicated to either stream cleanup or graffiti removal.

Junior Pi Kappa Phi fraternity member George Scholtz peels a poopdeth sticker off the back of a stop sign near Cherry Street in downtown Columbia on Wednesday. The graffiti removal and creek cleanup were part of National Volunteer Week.

Pi Kappa Phi fraternity members scour Flat Branch Creek for garbage on Wednesday afternoon. The MU Office of Community Involvement hopes to hold cleanups more frequently in the future.

Pi Kappa Phi fraternity members freshman Kevin Ornduff, junior George Scholtz and sophomore Drew Dickherber scrub graffiti off of a city mailbox south of Broadway on Wednesday. Volunteers spent the afternoon cleaning up Flat Branch Park and removing trash and graffiti from downtown Columbia.

Construction covers part of Fifth Street at Conley Avenue south of Mark Twain residence hall Wednesday. The Campus Facilities Planning, Design & Construction department is directing a $22 million renovation to MU’s steam tunnel system.

Freshman Roshani Mahadevan serves food Tuesday in Stotler Lounge during the 'Buscando América' cultural fair. Attendees sampled Brazilian and Colombian cuisine.

Marina Murarolli and Carlos Silva dance the Samba during the ‘Buscando America’ cultural fair Tuesday in Stotler Lounge. The event included cultural presentations and ethnic foods of Brazil and Colombia.

Dominic Howes, co-director of ‘The Listening Project,’ strains to hear a question Tuesday following the showing of the film in Johnson Auditorium.

Asian American Association Social Chairman Dane Guevara, sophomore Justin Guevara and junior Nicole Guevara dance to songs by Michael Jackson, Usher and Chris Brown during the ‘Make a Move!’ Variety Show on Thursday night in Stotler Lounge. The annual variety show was part of Asian American Awareness Week.