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UCM Daily - Tuesday, March 31


Board of Governors Sets Room Rates, Approves New Degree, Certificate Programs
The University of Central Missouri Board of Governors authorized a 3 percent increase in room rates and an overall increase of 4.5 percent ...
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All seniors (90 hours+) now have access to Summer/Fall enrollment!
All students with 90 or more earned hours (on the transcript/SHATERM) are now eligible for Summer/Fall enrollment. Please encourage your ...
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Earth Day 365 Day of Service 2015
Have a few free hours and want to help out your community but don't know how? ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

UCM faculty and staff must use copyrighted materials legally.
To learn more about using copyrighted materials compliantly in an academic environment, UCM faculty and staff may schedule individual or ...
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25Live Training - New process to schedule events on campus
Additional training dates and links to register for 25Live have been posted on the UCMO Calendar. Meeting and Conference Services has ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Red Lead is Looking for Students to Join its 2015-16 Team
Do you now a student that represents the university in a positive way? The UCM Foundation and Alumni Association are seeking students to ...
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Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies continues tonight...
This episode picks up the story in the wake of the declaration of a "war on cancer" by Richard Nixon in 1971 and the search for a cure. In ...
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Office of Technology

Blackboard Maintenance Scheduled Early Sunday Morning
Between the hours of 1 a.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday April 5, our Blackboard hosting service will perform necessary maintenance. Due to the work ...
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Strategic Communications

UCM Undergoing Responsive Website Redesign

More than 25 percent of UCM website visits now come from a mobile or tablet device. Up until now, UCM's website has not been optimized ...
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Previously Posted News and Events


Cap and Gown Distribution for Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate graduation candidates who intend to participate in the May 8th or 9th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns ...
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Microsoft Word 4 Students Workshop
Do your students struggle with formatting papers? ...
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Awards & Honors

UCM Writing Center Receives Award From The United Student Housing Association
The United Student Housing Association (USHA) presented a plaque to UCM's Writing Center in praise of the efforts put forth by tutors in the ...
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Beth Rutt Receives SGA's Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award
Beth Rutt, UCM's director of student activities and the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, was named the 30th recipient of the James C. ...
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International Transgender Day of Visibility
March 31st, 2015 - ...
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Politics and Social Justice Week Begins!
Students for Political Action and UCMs Department of Government, International Studies and Languages along with various campus departments ...
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Foundation & Alumni

University of Central Missouri Magazine Wins National Publication Award
Competing with more than 2,000 entries from universities and secondary schools from all 50 states and several foreign countries, the UCM ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Murdock Banner Financial Groups is hosting an informational meeting about Social Security options with Retirement.
Informational meeting at Traditions by Murdock Banner will be held on Tuesday, April 7th. Seating is limited, please RSVP to email ...
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Faculty Senate Meeting April 01, 2015

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237B on Wednesday April 01, 2015. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at or call 6605434808

Mules and Jennies Athletics

UCM's Winter National Athletic Champions Honored
A celebration that included food provided by Sodexo and presentations of local and state resolutions took place Wednesday, March 25 in honor ...
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Honorably Speaking
The Honors College is pleased to announce that the most recent 2014-2015 issue of our electronic student newsletter, "Honorably Speaking", ...
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Office of Technology

WiFi Security Certificate Update Thursday Night April 2
WiFi security certificates will be upgraded at 10 p.m. Thursday night, April 2, for UCM's WiFi network. After this upgrade, your device may ...
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Student Activities

Spring Blood Drive!
The Community Blood Center will be here on Tues., April 7 and Wed., April 8 from 10-6 p.m. in the Elliott Union Ballrooms, 236 & 238. ...
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UCM Calendar of Events

Events for Tuesday, 3/31/2015

All Day Summer/Fall Enrollment: All students with 90+ earned hours may enroll
9:30 AM Blackboard Mobile Learn Introduction [Faculty & Staff Only]
10:00 AM Pride & Traditions: Swag Exchange
10:30 AM Blackboard Tests, Surveys and Test Pools [Faculty & Staff Only]
11:00 AM Microsoft Word Hacks 4 Students
12:00 PM General Education & Assessment: Reflections on the KC Conference [Faculty & Staff Only]
12:30 PM An Overview of SoftChalk Create- A SoftChalk Short Course
1:00 PM Best Practices in Online Course Design [Faculty & Staff Only]
2:00 PM Microsoft Word Hacks 4 Students
3:00 PM LEAD: Look Before You LEAD
4:00 PM 25Live - Event Request Training
5:00 PM LEAD: Enable Others to Act
5:00 PM Study Abroad 101