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Hogan Preparatory Academy
University News, Board of Governors

UCM Governing Board Approves Charter School's Transfer of Sponsorship

In a brief meeting by telephone, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors on July 7 approved a request from Hogan Preparatory Academy, Kansas City, to transfer its sponsorship to the Missouri Public Charter School Commission.

July 07, 2020
ABAI
University News

Providing Seamless Preparation for Licensure Exam, ABAI Verifies Course Sequence for MS in Behavior Analysis Program

An important designation for University of Central Missouri students wanting to work in a psychology-related field, the Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) has verified the course sequence for the Master of Science in Behavior Analysis.

June 29, 2020
Face mask
MIC, University News

UCM Offers Free 'Experiencing Science in the Pandemic' Course in Collaboration with Iranian University

The University of Central Missouri, in collaboration with Shahid Rajaee University in Iran, will offer a free four-week continuing education course, Experiencing Science in the Pandemic.

June 29, 2020
Administration Building
University News, facstaff, Board of Governors

UCM Board Adopts Plan for Dealing with Revenue Shortfall, Approves Health Care Coverage Provider during June Plenary Session

After previously adopting a multiyear budget plan to address a significant revenue shortfall, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors has approved additional budget measures that include a staff furlough plan and a temporary one-year percentage salary reduction for faculty and president’s council members during Fiscal Year 2021.

June 22, 2020
Bruce K. Lyon and Dr. Georgi Popov
awards, facstaff, University News

UCM Faculty Member, Alumnus, Recognized for Top Safety Journal Articles

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) Editorial Review Board has recognized two research articles co-written by a University of Central Missouri faculty member and a UCM alumnus among the top three best member-authored works published by “Professional Safety Journal (PSJ)” for 2019.

June 18, 2020
Welding Careers
MIC, University News

Workforce Development Partnership Provides Tuition-free Training and Support

The University of Central Missouri is partnering with several community organizations to launch the Job Skills for New Careers initiative.

June 15, 2020
Missouri Innovation Campus
MIC, University News

UCM Professional Training and Education Open Houses Now Offered Virtually

Individuals interested in launching new high-demand careers are invited to learn about training and scholarship opportunities at a June 30 Professional Training and Education Open House.

June 15, 2020
Zac Racy
Board of Governors, University News

Missouri Governor Appoints Riverside Student to UCM Board of Governors

Adding to a growing list of leadership opportunities that are already on his young resume, Riverside, Missouri resident Zac Racy is now in a position to represent University of Central Missouri students as a student member of the UCM Board of Governors.

June 10, 2020
Laughlin-Choate Wedding
University News, ucmblog

UCM Professor Helps Student Realize Dream: Pandemic Can't Stop Love

While teaching subjects such as organic chemistry may be his profession, Jay Steinkruger recently demonstrated chemistry of a different kind while making a University of Central Missouri student’s wedding dream come true at a very challenging time.

June 10, 2020
Making Production Crew
KMOS-TV, University News, awards

KMOS-TV Production Honored with Telly Awards

"Making," the six-part series hosted by Matt Burchett, recently earned the University of Central Missouri’s public television station, KMOS-TV, seven Telly Awards in three categories.

June 05, 2020
VUB
veterans, University News

In Tough Economy, Veterans Upward Bound Offers Free Academic Services to Help Veterans Transition to Civilian Careers

In the current employment climate, veterans wanting to make a transition to civilian life may want to consider opportunities provided through Veterans Upward Bound to begin preparation for a new career.

May 29, 2020
The Crossing
University News, Board of Governors

Board of Governors Sets FY21 Budget, Approves Room and Board

In a virtual meeting May 27, the University of Central Missouri’s Board of Governors approved room and board rates, and adopted a preliminary Fiscal Year 2021 budget projecting an estimated $17.5 million gap in unrestricted general operating revenue before adjustments.

May 29, 2020
Zoom Travel
University News, ucmblog, student success

UCM Students Travel Virtually Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

In a time where universities are closed, classes are online and study trips are canceled, Tricia Hansen-Horn, UCM professor and program coordinator of public relations, has found a way to help her students travel – virtually.

May 29, 2020
Dr. Matt Thomas
college of education, facstaff, University News

Thomas Becomes Chair of School of Teaching and Learning July 1

After an internal search, the College of Education is pleased to announce that Dr. Matt Thomas will become the new chair for the School of Teaching and Learning. Thomas brings a wealth of experience to the role of school chair with more than 20 years of experience in the College of Education and nearly a decade of experience in K-12 teaching, administration, and consulting prior to joining UCM in 2000.

May 21, 2020
Online Courses
Opportunity In Action, University News

Free Online Courses from UCM Include Small Business Marketing, Personal Finance, HTML and More

UCM is offering free courses open to any interested individual with topics such as experiencing science in the pandemic, creativity and innovation and a variety of professional education classes.

May 18, 2020
Hogan Preparatory Academy
University News, Board of Governors

UCM Governing Board Approves Charter School's Transfer of Sponsorship

In a brief meeting by telephone, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors on July 7 approved a request from Hogan Preparatory Academy, Kansas City, to transfer its sponsorship to the Missouri Public Charter School Commission.

July 07, 2020
ABAI
University News

Providing Seamless Preparation for Licensure Exam, ABAI Verifies Course Sequence for MS in Behavior Analysis Program

An important designation for University of Central Missouri students wanting to work in a psychology-related field, the Association for Behavior Analysis International (ABAI) has verified the course sequence for the Master of Science in Behavior Analysis.

June 29, 2020
Face mask
MIC, University News

UCM Offers Free 'Experiencing Science in the Pandemic' Course in Collaboration with Iranian University

The University of Central Missouri, in collaboration with Shahid Rajaee University in Iran, will offer a free four-week continuing education course, Experiencing Science in the Pandemic.

June 29, 2020
Administration Building
University News, facstaff, Board of Governors

UCM Board Adopts Plan for Dealing with Revenue Shortfall, Approves Health Care Coverage Provider during June Plenary Session

After previously adopting a multiyear budget plan to address a significant revenue shortfall, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors has approved additional budget measures that include a staff furlough plan and a temporary one-year percentage salary reduction for faculty and president’s council members during Fiscal Year 2021.

June 22, 2020
Bruce K. Lyon and Dr. Georgi Popov
awards, facstaff, University News

UCM Faculty Member, Alumnus, Recognized for Top Safety Journal Articles

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) Editorial Review Board has recognized two research articles co-written by a University of Central Missouri faculty member and a UCM alumnus among the top three best member-authored works published by “Professional Safety Journal (PSJ)” for 2019.

June 18, 2020
Welding Careers
MIC, University News

Workforce Development Partnership Provides Tuition-free Training and Support

The University of Central Missouri is partnering with several community organizations to launch the Job Skills for New Careers initiative.

June 15, 2020
Missouri Innovation Campus
MIC, University News

UCM Professional Training and Education Open Houses Now Offered Virtually

Individuals interested in launching new high-demand careers are invited to learn about training and scholarship opportunities at a June 30 Professional Training and Education Open House.

June 15, 2020
Zac Racy
Board of Governors, University News

Missouri Governor Appoints Riverside Student to UCM Board of Governors

Adding to a growing list of leadership opportunities that are already on his young resume, Riverside, Missouri resident Zac Racy is now in a position to represent University of Central Missouri students as a student member of the UCM Board of Governors.

June 10, 2020
Laughlin-Choate Wedding
University News, ucmblog

UCM Professor Helps Student Realize Dream: Pandemic Can't Stop Love

While teaching subjects such as organic chemistry may be his profession, Jay Steinkruger recently demonstrated chemistry of a different kind while making a University of Central Missouri student’s wedding dream come true at a very challenging time.

June 10, 2020
Making Production Crew
KMOS-TV, University News, awards

KMOS-TV Production Honored with Telly Awards

"Making," the six-part series hosted by Matt Burchett, recently earned the University of Central Missouri’s public television station, KMOS-TV, seven Telly Awards in three categories.

June 05, 2020
VUB
veterans, University News

In Tough Economy, Veterans Upward Bound Offers Free Academic Services to Help Veterans Transition to Civilian Careers

In the current employment climate, veterans wanting to make a transition to civilian life may want to consider opportunities provided through Veterans Upward Bound to begin preparation for a new career.

May 29, 2020
The Crossing
University News, Board of Governors

Board of Governors Sets FY21 Budget, Approves Room and Board

In a virtual meeting May 27, the University of Central Missouri’s Board of Governors approved room and board rates, and adopted a preliminary Fiscal Year 2021 budget projecting an estimated $17.5 million gap in unrestricted general operating revenue before adjustments.

May 29, 2020
Zoom Travel
University News, ucmblog, student success

UCM Students Travel Virtually Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

In a time where universities are closed, classes are online and study trips are canceled, Tricia Hansen-Horn, UCM professor and program coordinator of public relations, has found a way to help her students travel – virtually.

May 29, 2020
Dr. Matt Thomas
college of education, facstaff, University News

Thomas Becomes Chair of School of Teaching and Learning July 1

After an internal search, the College of Education is pleased to announce that Dr. Matt Thomas will become the new chair for the School of Teaching and Learning. Thomas brings a wealth of experience to the role of school chair with more than 20 years of experience in the College of Education and nearly a decade of experience in K-12 teaching, administration, and consulting prior to joining UCM in 2000.

May 21, 2020
Online Courses
Opportunity In Action, University News

Free Online Courses from UCM Include Small Business Marketing, Personal Finance, HTML and More

UCM is offering free courses open to any interested individual with topics such as experiencing science in the pandemic, creativity and innovation and a variety of professional education classes.

May 18, 2020

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