Lawrence chef Ken Baker works to prepare sauces for the first dish to be presented to those attending the Chef's Dinner to support Just Food on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 at Cider Gallery, 810 Pennsylvania.
Just Food interim director Elizabeth Keever addresses Chef's Dinner attendees, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, at Cider Gallery, 810 Pennsylvania. Chefs from various local businesses prepared signature dishes for the event. Keever said that the $100-a-plate dinner event sold out and was projected to bring in about $10,000, which will support Just Food's cooking class program.
Just Food volunteers Rita Moses, left, and Alicia Reno work to stock donated food items needing to be refrigerated on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 at Just Food, 1000 E. 11th Street.
Members of the boys cross country team cruise the stands while running a mile during the Lawrence High Jamboree at the football stadium on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
Quarterback Alan Clothier sheds a defender as he takes off on a run during the Lawrence High Jamboree varsity football scrimmage on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
Receiver Coulter Strauss gets up for a deep pass over defenders Santino Gee, left, and Ja'Relle Dye during the Lawrence High Jamboree varsity football scrimmage on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
Lawrence High senior trumpeter Asia Williams performs with the marching band during the Lawrence High Jamboree at the football field on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
Members of the Lawrence High boys and girls cross country teams take off for a mile run during the Lawrence High Jamboree on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
Members of the Lawrence High marching band curl around the track as they perform during the Lawrence High Jamboree at the football field on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
Linemen Brandon Johnson and Nick Englebert square up against each other with the rest of the unit as they practice before Wednesday night's Lawrence High Jamboree crowd at the football stadium.
Kansas University football coach David Beaty gives a directive to his players from across the field during practice on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015.
Lawrence High seniors pictured from left, Shaye White, cross country; Caroline Dykes, volleyball; Piper Hubbell, soccer; Ivan Hollins, football; Ashley Ammann, gymnastics; Nathan Pederson, cross country; and Caroline Baloga, tennis, are aiming to be integral roles for their teams' success in the fall sports season.
Sara Knickerbocker, cheese steward at Dillons grocery store, 1740 Massachusetts St., is pictured on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Knickerbocker has hopes of earning her certified cheese professional status, a rare accreditation.
Bookbags crowd together on hooks in a second-grade classroom on the first day of school for Lawrence elementary schools in this file photo from Aug. 13, 2014.
Paul Smokowski became dean of the Kansas University School of Social Welfare on July 1.
The DeBruce Center, which is currently under construction at the northeast corner of Allen Fieldhouse will soon hold the official rules of basketball.
Marie S. McCarthy Hall is pictured on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. The new apartment complex, which is said to accommodate an occupancy of 38 students, will be used to house members of the KU men's and women's basketball teams in addition to other qualifying students.
Lawrence author and Kansas University professor of english, Megan Kaminski is pictured on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015 in her Lawrence home.
An aerial photo of Kansas University’s campus as it looks today. This year and next, KU will be celebrating its 150th anniversary.