The Maneater

Mike Ziegler

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Senior forward Michelle Collins charges downfield against DePaul midfielder Tara Strickland on Sunday at Walton Stadium. The Tigers lost to the Blue Demons 1-0, an upset that devastated the Tigers' undefeated record this season. (Aug. 31, 2009)
Freshman midfielder Jessica Greer juggles for possesion against Blue Demon defender Beth Perry Sunday at Walton Stadium. The Tigers lost in an upset to the Blue Demons, moving down the ranks from their previous spot in 11th place. (Aug. 31, 2009)
Freshman Alicia Stice and freshman Joe Pecoraro enjoy a break from classes on Monday on the fifth floor lounge of Hatch Hall. Couches and chairs in hall lounges have seen a rising trend of theft on campus. (Sep. 15, 2009)
Judith Fitzgerald Miller, dean of the School of Nursing, and Arly Allen of Lawrence, Kan., admire portraits hanging in the Missouri Historical Society Museum during the annual MU Gallery and Museum Crawl on Thursday in Ellis Library. Visitors received a card to be stamped after visiting all five locations which could be entered into a drawing for various prizes. (Sep. 17, 2009)
Columbia residents Virginia and Bruce McMillan admire pieces of art for sale Thursday at the Craft Studio. The MU Museum and Gallery Crawl spanned across five buildings on campus and was used to showcase the different museums and galleries open to the public. (Sep. 17, 2009)
Executive committee member Michael Taksar speaks during the Faculty Council meeting Thursday in Memorial Union. During the meeting, the council discussed the possibility of blocking student Internet and cell phone service during class time. (Sep. 17, 2009)
Freshman Chi Omega member Paige Flores performs an "In Between Act" during the Greeks Advocating the Mature Management of Alcohol Jam on Friday near the Alpha Kappa Lambda house. The event was used to raise money to benefit the McCambridge Center. (Sep. 21, 2009)
Hinkson Creek tributary, located near the intersection of Sixth and Providence streets runs parallel to the MU Power Plant. Urban growth in Columbia has led to an increased amount of storm water runoff flowing into the creek, polluting water and endangering wildlife. (Sep. 24, 2009)
Employees at the office of the Division of Information Technology work Monday in the Locust Street Building. The IT Committee met Monday to discuss the $2.9 million carryover of funds from the previous year. (Sep. 24, 2009)
Junior forward Alysha Bonnick advances up the field as Oklahoma State defender Carson Michalowski gets tripped up on the ball Sunday at Walton Stadium. Bonnick had three shots in the 3-2 victory against the Cowgirls. (Sep. 28, 2009)
Officer Phillip Smith and his K-9 dog, Brix, stand outside their squad car. Smith and Brix make up the K-9 unit for the Boone County Sheriff's Department. (Sep. 29, 2009)
A SWAT team member rides on a special weapons and tactics vehicle Tuesday night to the Columbia Square Townhomes complex after a pursuit with weapons involved occurred. The three suspects in the standoff were captured without incident by 6 a.m. Wednesday morning. (Sep. 30, 2009)
Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton speaks Tuesday during a safety summit hosted by Sixth Ward Councilwoman Hoppe at the Unitarian Universalist Church. The Columbia Police Department introduced geographic policing and residents were given the opportunity to have their concerns addressed by city officials. (Sep. 30, 2009)
A SWAT team member rides on a special weapons and tactics vehicle Tuesday night to the Columbia Square Townhomes complex after a pursuit with weapons involved occurred. The three suspects in the standoff were captured without incident by 6 a.m. Wednesday morning. (Oct. 01, 2009)
Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton speaks Tuesday during a safety summit hosted by Sixth Ward Councilwoman Barbara Hoppe at the Unitarian Universalist Church. The Columbia Police Department introduced geographic policing and residents were given the opportunity to have their concerns addressed by city officials. (Oct. 01, 2009)
Betsy Rodriguez, UM system vice president of human resources, speaks Oct. 2 to the faculty council about salaries and compensation in Bush Auditorium. Rodriguez outlined how MU compares to other universities when it comes to salaries among faculty. (Oct. 05, 2009)
Columbia Mayor Darwin Hindman discusses the construction of a bicycle boulevard on Ash and Windsor streets during the City Council meeting Monday. This would be a pilot project to collect data about installing a more permanent divider to allow bicyclists to cross the street. (Oct. 05, 2009)
A hole in a wall in the basement of Schweitzer Hall shows the condition of the building. Schweitzer will close in November for renovation. (Oct. 07, 2009)
Senior forward Michelle Collins settles the ball with Texas Tech midfielder Dawn Ward on Sunday at Walton Stadium. Although the game was full of yellow cards on both sides, MU went on to win the game 2-1. (Oct. 12, 2009)
A hole in a wall in the basement of Switzler Hall shows the condition of the building, which has not be renovated in 20 years. Switzler Hall, built in 1871, will be closing down in November for renovation, along with Tate Hall. (Oct. 12, 2009)
Scott Patterson, Public Safety Joint Communications supervisor, assists someone on a 911 call Monday at the PSJC agency located at Seventh and Walnut streets. PSJC handled 5,819 incoming 911 calls during September, according to the official PSJC Web site. (Oct. 12, 2009)
Provost Brian Foster speaks before the Faculty Council during its meeting Thursday in Memorial Union. Foster spoke about the Mizzou Advantage to bring worldwide scholars to MU and increase the school's appeal for prospective students and donors. (Oct. 15, 2009)
Alpha Kappa Psi sophomore Brad Hugunin hangs decorations Wednesday at the Heidelberg for Decorate the District. Various business fronts are decorated in MU spirit in preparation for Homecoming by residence halls, Greek organizations and student organizations for the event. (Oct. 22, 2009)
Store fronts along Ninth Street adorned MU spirit Thursday in preparation for Homecoming. Residence Halls and various Greek and student organizations participated in Decorate the District, an event in the overall competition to win Homecoming. (Oct. 22, 2009)
Freshmen William Price and Marcus Ferguson dance Wednesday night during the Homecoming barbecue outside College Avenue residence hall on Dairy Lawn. (Oct. 22, 2009)
Alpha Kappa Psi senior Katie Ducklow and junior Sarah Kraus stand on the roof of The Heidelberg on Wednesday to drop down streamers for Decorate the District. The Heidelberg was one of numerous businesses decorated in preparation for the event. (Oct. 23, 2009)
Curators Warren Erdman and David Bradley exit the UM system Board of Curators meeting Thursday at the Clinton Club located in Mizzou Arena. During the meeting, topics discussed included an amendment to allow employees to use sick leave time in less than eight-hour increments. (Oct. 23, 2009)
Fans file into Memorial Stadium for the University of Texas football game Saturday. Saturday's game was the first time in more than 25 years with an attendance of 71,004. (Oct. 26, 2009)
A Columbia Police Department Special Weapons and Tactics Team member consults with security personnel during a standoff Tuesday, Sept. 29, at the Columbia Square Townhomes. The CPD SWAT team has been around since 1976 and is primarily responsible for handling potentially dangerous police situations. (Nov. 02, 2009)
Moberly resident Athena Bachtel speaks Friday to an audience at a press conference held by the Coalition to Control Tasers at the Columbia Labor Temple. Bachtel's son, Stanley Harlan, died after being stunned by a Taser during a traffic stop in Moberly. (Nov. 02, 2009)
Academic Affairs Vice President Steven Graham speaks before Faculty Council with Director of UM system E-Learning Zac March on Thursday in Memorial Union. Graham spoke to the council about increasing online courses and curriculum. (Nov. 05, 2009)
Baylor senior defensive end Jason Lamb tackles MU sophomore quarterback Blaine Gabbert during Saturday's game at Faurot Field. Gabbert was sacked four times during the game. (Nov. 07, 2009)
MU redshirt freshman defensive back Robert Steeples breaks up a pass in the endzone to Baylor freshman wide receiver Willie Jefferson during the game Saturday at Faurot Field. The Tigers averaged 0.4 yards per carry rushing and 15.6 yards passing per completion. (Nov. 07, 2009)
Senior wide reciever Jared Perry runs the ball down the field during the game against Baylor on Saturday at Faurot Field. Perry had 7 receptions totalling 145 yards for the game. (Nov. 07, 2009)
Senior wrestler Nick Marable brings down Illinois redshirt freshman Conrad Polz to the mat during a dual meet Thursday at the Hearnes Center. Marable went on to win the match 3-2. (Nov. 13, 2009)
Gov. Jay Nixon speaks before a crowd including university administration, faculty, and students Wednesday inside the Reynolds Alumni Center. Nixon announced that all in-state, undergraduate students will not have any tuition or academic fee increases for the 2010-2011 school year. (Nov. 18, 2009)
Firefighters enter a building of a reported oven fire Friday evening at 607 Fourth St. According to the residents of the apartment, the damage was limited to the oven and the fire was quickly extinguished. (Nov. 21, 2009)
True freshman Brad Wisdom keeps his footing while Cal Poly wrestler Micah Ferguson trys to bring him down to the mat during a dual Friday at the Hearnes Center. Wisdom went on to win his match 9-6 and became the first true freshman to win their first match in five years. (Nov. 21, 2009)
Junior tailback Derrick Washington tries to escape the grasp of Iowa State redshirt junior defensive back Michael O'Connell during the game against Iowa State on Saturday at Faurot Field. The Tigers defeated the Cylones 34-24. (Nov. 21, 2009)
Iowa State senior defensive back Kennard Banks brings down senior wide reciever Danario Alexander during the game against Iowa State on Saturday at Faurot Field. Alexander passed Jeremy Maclin's mark of 2,315 career receiving yards with 173 yards ranking Alexander third all-time with a total of 2,408 receiving yards. (Nov. 21, 2009)
Assistant Director of Athletics Joseph Scogin speaks about the scores and standings of MU athletes academically across the Big 12 Conference in front of the Faculty Council on Thursday in Memorial Union. Scogin was the guest speaker of the meeting and addressed any questions the council had about how scores were tallied and how MU athletes compare to other universities. (Nov. 23, 2009)
Assistant Director of Athletics Joseph Scogin speaks about the scores and standings of MU athletes academically across the Big 12 Conference in front of the Faculty Council on Thursday in Memorial Union. Scogin was the guest speaker of the meeting and addressed any questions the council had about how scores were tallied and how MU athletes compare to other universities. (Nov. 23, 2009)
True freshman Brad Wisdom keeps his footing while Cal Poly wrestler Micah Ferguson tries to bring him down to the mat during a dual Friday at the Hearnes Center. Wisdom went on to win his match 9-6 and became the first true freshman to win his first match in five years. (Nov. 30, 2009)
MU College Democrats President Brian Roach marches in a protest Thursday outside University Hall. Various sustainability groups organized the march in protest of UM system President Gary Forsee's comments against federal climate legislation limiting greenhouse gas emissions. (Dec. 03, 2009)
MU College Republicans Chairman Brett Dinkins stands in a counter protest Thursday outside University Hall. The counter protest was organized in support of UM system President Gary Forsee's comments on legislation that would limit greenhouse gas emissions, citing concerns that it would impact an already tight budget. (Dec. 03, 2009)
A flag flutters in the wind over people protesting UM system President Forsee's comments against legislation that would limit greenhouse gas emissions Thursday outside University Hall. (Dec. 03, 2009)
Jonna Wiseman, right, watches as firefighters work to put a fire at 21 E. Ash St. on Friday evening. The home sustained heavy fire and water damage to the kitchen and back of the home. (Dec. 05, 2009)
Junior forward Justin Stafford drives the ball past Oregon sophomore forward Drew Wiley during the game Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Stafford added nine points to the Tiger's 106-69 win over Oregon. (Dec. 06, 2009)
Sophomore Kayla Blevins, freshman Jordan Allen and sophomore Amanda Strickland wait for calls to come in for rides Saturday night at the STRIPES headquarters. STRIPES' last night of operations for the semester was last Saturday. (Dec. 07, 2009)
Basketball coach Mike Anderson rubs his hands together during the game against Oregon on Saturday, Dec. 5, at Mizzou Arena. Anderson's team lost to Oral Roberts on Wednesday night on a last second layup in Tulsa, Okla. (Dec. 10, 2009)
Junior linebacker Andrew Gachkar takes a break from drills during team practice Thursday in the Dan Devine Indoor Pavillion. Gachkar and rest of the Tiger defense will face Navy's triple-option offense in the Texas Bowl on Dec. 31. (Dec. 10, 2009)
Junior guard RaeShara Brown goes up for a layup against Texas-Pan American senior guard Rose Jean on Thursday night at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers won the game 83-34. (Dec. 10, 2009)
KCOU/88.1 FM Web Editor Colin Hill works on updating the playlist in the KCOU studio on Friday. KCOU and MUTV/Channel 23 have recently started offering interships for students to earn compensation through the department of communication. (Dec. 10, 2009)
Sophomore guard Marcus Denmon lunges after a loose ball on Saturday night during the game against Fairleigh Dickinson at Mizzou Arena. Denmon accounted for nine points in the Tigers' victory (Dec. 12, 2009)
Freshmen Joe Marlo, left, and Travis Ribley, right, gather their dinner Friday at Rollins Dining Hall. Rollins will be closing next semester due to renovations. (Dec. 13, 2009)
Columbia Police Department officers and detectives been called to testify in recent high-profile trials in Columbia. CPD detectives can see an increase in workload strain due having to testify in court while investigating ongoing cases concurrently. (Dec. 13, 2009)
Firefighters work to knock down any stray hot spots Saturday afternoon after a fire gutted a detached garage located at 7555 Fall Creek Drive. The roof collapsed during the fire, along with a wall of the garage. (Dec. 13, 2009)
Senior forward Jessra Johnson keeps Texas Pan-American players away from the ball during the game Thursday at Mizzou Arena. Johnson was suspended indefinitely from the team after she was arrested early Friday morning. (Dec. 13, 2009)
Senior forward Amanda Hanneman keeps the ball away from a Texas Pan-American player during the game Thursday at Mizzou Arena. Hanneman was arrested Friday at 2 a.m. on assault charges against an MU male cheerleader. (Dec. 13, 2009)
Sophomore guard Kim English passes the ball around Illini junior forward Bill Cole during the Braggin' Rights game against Illinois at the Scottrade Center on Wednesday. English contributed 24 points to Mizzou's 81-68 win over Illinois. (Dec. 23, 2009)
Sophomore center Steve Moore and senior forward Steve Ramsey celebrate in the first half of the Braggin' Rights game against Illinois on Wednesday at the Scottrade Center. The Tigers ended a nine-game basketball losing streak against the Illini by beating them 81-68. (Dec. 24, 2009)
Missouri sophomore guard Michael Dixon blocks Illinois senior guard Demetri McCamey during the Braggin' Rights game against Illinois on Wednesday at the Scottrade Center. Dixon came off of a two game suspension to score 10 points against Illinois. (Dec. 22, 2010)
LAYOUTS (1)
Tuition, student fees increase nationwide (Dec. 04, 2009)