The Maneater

Sep. 29, 2020

MU football coach Gary Pinkel pats Illinois State sophomore wide receiver Drew Kempe on the back after the Tigers defeated the Redbirds in September at Faurot Field. Pinkel and his coaching staff announced the highest-rated signing class in school history on Wednesday.

Supporters of presidential candidate Barack Obama gather at The Blue Note on Super Tuesday to watch the news and wait for results. Polls for Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., and Obama, D-Ill., came too close to call for most of the night.

Rep. Jason Brown, R-Platte City, watches poll updates on MSNBC and talks with senior D'Anthony White at a watch party for presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., on Tuesday at Hotel DeVille in Jefferson City. McCain won the Republican nomination in Missouri on Tuesday with 33 percent of the votes.

Access Arts Executive Director Chris Sharp glances at the studio’s variety of looms that accommodate a large range of projects and students. Area schools donated most of the studio’s looms.

Access Arts Executive Director Chris Sharp examines a sample of ceramic glaze combinations on Saturday in the studio. Ceramics is the studio’s most popular program, which teaches techniques ranging from throwing to sculpting.

Ceramic works made by young students at Access Arts hang on a wall in one of their studios. The campus includes three buildings that house departments for ceramics, digital photography and other arts.

Fourteen-year-old Kit Webster smoothes a bone-dry plate ready to be fired in the kiln under the instruction of volunteer Mary Potzmann on Saturday. Volunteers make up most of the teaching staff at Access Arts.

Ten-year-old Access Arts student Elliot McGlew shapes a pot, one of the many pieces he made on Saturday at the studio. Ceramics is his favorite part of any day at the studio.

The Makeshift Gentlemen are the kind of guys who would treat you to a fancy dinner, a play and a reading of a Jane Austen novel.

Columbia resident Bill Lautenschlager votes electronically as campaign worker Jeff Legg explains how to use the system on Tuesday at Memorial Union. Students and Boone County residents voted at Memorial Union on Tuesday.

Michael Eric Dyson, a best-selling author and scholar, gives the Black Studies program's keynote speech to celebrate Black History Month in Jesse Auditorium on Thursday. Dyson, known as 'the Hip-Hop Intellectual,' addressed racial stereotypes and injustices in society.

Students file through Memorial Union to vote in the primary election Tuesday. Boone County was the last Missouri precinct to report results and clinched presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama's, D-Ill. victory in the state.

Senior Matt Begemann watches Super Tuesday results on the news at The Heidelberg. Watch parties for presidential candidates were held at many locations around Columbia.

A bicycle lies near Lowry Mall. If a bike is stolen, students are advised to file a larceny report with the MU Police Department.

Stadium Boulevard leads to a construction zone just past U.S. 63. Federal money has been earmarked to expand Stadium to intersect with Interstate 70.

Columbia residents Justin Hall and Michelle Grant-Neese smoke in November outside Lakota Coffee Co. Local business owners who have had to shut down are attributing their closures to loss of business due to the smoking ban.

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-N.Y., speaks on behalf of her mother Monday at Memorial Union as an audience member raises her hand for a question. Clinton said she is trying to make her mother's campaign "more accessible" to students.

Read about Blur guitarist Graham Coxon, Blur, Gorillaz & Other Fables.

MU graduate Jack Smith and guest Dan Deechenes examine wine for sale during the silent auction Saturday night at the 2008 Ag Unlimited Banquet and Auction held in the Holiday Inn Executive Center. Money raised through the auction will be used for scholarships and activities for students in the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources.

Columbia residents Diane Johnson and Bruce Koetting examine small paintings at Spare Parts Gallery during this week's Artrageous Friday.