President Ambrose is an active user of social media. He uses Twitter to actively engage students throughout the year. In February 2012, he held a Tweet Chat and fielded over 100 questions from nearly 200 participants.
Read a summary of that chat. [ View the story "UCM's President @UCMAmbrose" on Storify] UCM's President @UCMAmbrose Chuck Ambrose, an advocate of servant leadership and engaged learning, is the University of Central Missouri's 15th president. He is active on Twitter with more than 1,500 followers, including UCM students, staff and the education community.
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President Ambrose uses Twitter to recognize great campus accomplishments, such as the first two recipients of the Learning to a Greater Degree Award. He also engages with students there.
Congrats to Susan Stockton and Lacy Stephens - true "Reasons to Believe" in UCM recognized by BOG #ChooseREDChuck Ambrose
Students of @ucentralmo, lunch with @UCMAmbrose tomorrow at noon in @UCMElliottUnion Food Court! See everyone there!Kyle Shell
Great Picture Opportunity With The President @UCMAmbrose In The International CeNter Thanks For Your Support #UCM http://pic.twitter.com/4964d4adSamer Nowailati
Some students and UCM alums still have these props used the weekend of President Ambrose's inauguration.
Packing boxes moving stuff, look what I found. #SupportChuck Wish he was my prez in school. @UCMAmbrose http://pic.twitter.com/chjmNEpaJ Baker
@JS_Baker be careful with that - it could scare someone! Hope all is well!Chuck Ambrose
"@UCentralMO: Photo of the Week: sunset over @UCMsrwc taken by Michael Hawkins. http://pic.twitter.com/DVp7ybpE" - Awesome Michael,Chuck Ambrose
Students and alumni are able to chat with university president via Twitter throughout the year.
@UCMAmbrose the fact I could hold my phone for that shot still shocks me, I was cracking upAndrew Gai
@That1Gai no question - the world is so much better with Twitter!Chuck Ambrose
Love seeing my awesome school represented back home! #choosered @UCMAmbrose @UCentralMO http://pic.twitter.com/MOTWPV4WMeagan Weirich
Annual Christmas w/ Facilities Staff that keep the campus clean - happy holidays to #youandyourfamily http://pic.twitter.com/n1yJUteJChuck Ambrose
Hey @UCMAmbrose!! I'm in town and would love to stop by and say hi if you're around today or tomorrow! #teamucmCaitlin Pankratz
I am pretty sure I go to the best school in the Midwest! President Ambrose is such a cool guy.
@UCMAmbrose you just nailed that speech! Lucky to have a president like you!! Every other college is jealous. #thankyou #lovetolearnStephanie Russell
@UCMAmbrose I want to thank you personally for everything you have done for this university, making my experience great. ThanksAaron Lane
@alane57 thanks Aaron - congrats and stay engaged with your University! Have a great holidays.Chuck Ambrose
Finally got a road bike, so I can finally ask @UCMAmbrose if he wants to go for a ride. So, would you care to ride with me? #UCMmulesHarrison Harmon
@UCMAmbrose update on skiing conditions at Copper?Jim Wright
@JimWright2 groomed hard pack - flurries tonight - snow Monday into Tuesday should make for a good week!Chuck Ambrose
Academy Award for @UCMAmbrose or Mo?? This...is...great! http://www.ucmo.edu/about/president/sg2012/Shawn Jones
Future transformation of on-campus and residential UCM experience will be one priority for 2013. Will provide new reasons to #ChooseRedChuck Ambrose
Hope New Year's Eve is safe and enjoyable. 2013 will bring exciting opportunities for UCM to take #learningtoagreaterdegreeChuck Ambrose