Close X

Coronavirus Update

All summer classes have moved to a virtual environment. UCM offices are open to the public with updated safety measures. Please contact offices by phone or email. Visit ucmo.edu/coronavirus for more information.

Breadcrumb

News

University News, facstaff

UCM in Warrensburg and Lee's Summit Conduct Tornado Drill March 6

The University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg and UCM-Lee’s Summit will participate in a statewide tornado drill at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 6. This drill is expected to last about 15 minutes and is designed to orient faculty, staff, and students in appropriate measures to take during a real tornadic event.

February 27, 2018
facstaff, collegearts, University News, events

Department of Theatre Dance to Present 'Our Town' Honoring Richard Herman

The University of Central Missouri Department of Theatre and Dance will present the mainstage production of Thornton Wilder's Our Town March 7-11 in the James L. Highlander Theatre.

February 23, 2018
facstaff, University News, awards

UCM Faculty Receive Promotion, Tenure for Academic Year 2018-19

Nineteen University of Central Missouri faculty members were recently approved for promotion and tenure to associate professor, eight for promotion to professor, and one promotion to associate professor and one for tenure only. Names of these individuals and their achievements at UCM were released this week by Interim Provost-Chief Learning Officer Mike Godard.

February 13, 2018
facstaff, University News, collegeeducation

Project Safe Includes Green Dot Presentations, Violence Prevention Speaker

A student-led initiative is being launched in February to foster more communication about steps University of Central Missouri students can take to address issues related to sexual assault and other forms of power-based violence.

February 09, 2018
collegearts, facstaff, events, University News

UCM to Host Event Showcase Feb. 15

The University of Central Missouri will offer a firsthand look at the variety of services and venues available to the public at the UCM Event Showcase, planned for 3:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in the ballroom of the Elliott Student Union, 511 S. Holden St.

February 08, 2018
University News, affordability, facstaff

Governor's FY19 Budget Recommendations Include 7.72 Percent Reduction in Funding for Public Universities

In a press conference Monday, Jan. 22, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens announced his Fiscal Year 2019 budget recommendations calling for across-the-board cuts of 7.72 in gross appropriations for post-secondary education. His recommendation was part of a total reduction for higher education of $62.8 million.

January 22, 2018
University News, facstaff

Providing Experience, Continuity, Goos Assumes Interim Enrollment Management Role

While Mike Godard prepares to assume his interim assignment as provost – chief learning officer at the University of Central Missouri, his position as vice provost for enrollment management also is being filled on an interim basis to provide experience, continuity in this important university area.

December 08, 2017
facstaff, University News

Board Approves Re-Assignment of Individuals in Two Key Leadership Roles

In its closed session Friday, Nov. 17, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors approved two personnel actions that involve changes in duties for two key university administrators. These are strategic appointments designed to provide continuity as one administrator prepares to begin a new position elsewhere, while also helping the university through current and future budget planning amidst many funding challenges.

November 20, 2017
facstaff, University News

UCM Provost Recommended for Presidency of Indiana State University

After serving the University of Central Missouri as provost-chief learning officer for five years, Deborah Curtis is being recommended for appointment as the 12th president of her alma mater, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Ind.

November 09, 2017
facstaff, University News

New Vice President Hired to Lead UCM Fundraising and Alumni Programs

University of Central Missouri President Charles Ambrose has announced the hiring of J. Lance Cavanaugh as the new Vice President for University Advancement and Executive Director of the UCM Alumni Foundation.

August 29, 2017
facstaff, University News

Wichita Resident to Lead UCM's Student Financial Aid Office

A vital appointment in the University of Central Missouri’s efforts to make education accessible and affordable for students, UCM has named Wichita, Kan., resident Tony Lubbers Director of Financial Aid.

August 10, 2017
University News, facstaff

Best Assumes Role as Interim Senior VP for Finance and Administration

Having been part of the team effort to develop the University of Central Missouri’s Strategic Resource Allocation Model (SRAM), Roger Best, current dean of the Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies, will employ his professional leadership skills for an assignment as Interim Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration.

July 20, 2017
University News, facstaff

Denver Resident Accepts UCM's New Associate VP Post in Human Resources

Enhancing the University of Central Missouri’s efforts to navigate through changes in higher education that affect employees, including the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), UCM announces the appointment of A. Ranea Taylor, Denver, Colo., to serve in the newly created position, Associate Vice President for Human Resources.

August 22, 2016
University News, facstaff, awards

Iske Recognized by the American Industrial Hygiene Association with the Henry F. Smyth, Jr. Award

S. D. Allen Iske, Jr., professor of safety sciences in the School of Environmental, Physical and Applied Sciences in the College of Health, Science, and Technology at the University of Central Missouri, has been named the recipient of the 2016 Henry F. Smyth, Jr. Award by the American Industrial Hygiene Association.

July 29, 2016
University News, facstaff

UCM in Warrensburg and Lee's Summit Conduct Tornado Drill March 6

The University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg and UCM-Lee’s Summit will participate in a statewide tornado drill at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 6. This drill is expected to last about 15 minutes and is designed to orient faculty, staff, and students in appropriate measures to take during a real tornadic event.

February 27, 2018
facstaff, collegearts, University News, events

Department of Theatre Dance to Present 'Our Town' Honoring Richard Herman

The University of Central Missouri Department of Theatre and Dance will present the mainstage production of Thornton Wilder's Our Town March 7-11 in the James L. Highlander Theatre.

February 23, 2018
facstaff, University News, awards

UCM Faculty Receive Promotion, Tenure for Academic Year 2018-19

Nineteen University of Central Missouri faculty members were recently approved for promotion and tenure to associate professor, eight for promotion to professor, and one promotion to associate professor and one for tenure only. Names of these individuals and their achievements at UCM were released this week by Interim Provost-Chief Learning Officer Mike Godard.

February 13, 2018
facstaff, University News, collegeeducation

Project Safe Includes Green Dot Presentations, Violence Prevention Speaker

A student-led initiative is being launched in February to foster more communication about steps University of Central Missouri students can take to address issues related to sexual assault and other forms of power-based violence.

February 09, 2018
collegearts, facstaff, events, University News

UCM to Host Event Showcase Feb. 15

The University of Central Missouri will offer a firsthand look at the variety of services and venues available to the public at the UCM Event Showcase, planned for 3:30-6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in the ballroom of the Elliott Student Union, 511 S. Holden St.

February 08, 2018
University News, affordability, facstaff

Governor's FY19 Budget Recommendations Include 7.72 Percent Reduction in Funding for Public Universities

In a press conference Monday, Jan. 22, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens announced his Fiscal Year 2019 budget recommendations calling for across-the-board cuts of 7.72 in gross appropriations for post-secondary education. His recommendation was part of a total reduction for higher education of $62.8 million.

January 22, 2018
University News, facstaff

Providing Experience, Continuity, Goos Assumes Interim Enrollment Management Role

While Mike Godard prepares to assume his interim assignment as provost – chief learning officer at the University of Central Missouri, his position as vice provost for enrollment management also is being filled on an interim basis to provide experience, continuity in this important university area.

December 08, 2017
facstaff, University News

Board Approves Re-Assignment of Individuals in Two Key Leadership Roles

In its closed session Friday, Nov. 17, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors approved two personnel actions that involve changes in duties for two key university administrators. These are strategic appointments designed to provide continuity as one administrator prepares to begin a new position elsewhere, while also helping the university through current and future budget planning amidst many funding challenges.

November 20, 2017
facstaff, University News

UCM Provost Recommended for Presidency of Indiana State University

After serving the University of Central Missouri as provost-chief learning officer for five years, Deborah Curtis is being recommended for appointment as the 12th president of her alma mater, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Ind.

November 09, 2017
facstaff, University News

New Vice President Hired to Lead UCM Fundraising and Alumni Programs

University of Central Missouri President Charles Ambrose has announced the hiring of J. Lance Cavanaugh as the new Vice President for University Advancement and Executive Director of the UCM Alumni Foundation.

August 29, 2017
facstaff, University News

Wichita Resident to Lead UCM's Student Financial Aid Office

A vital appointment in the University of Central Missouri’s efforts to make education accessible and affordable for students, UCM has named Wichita, Kan., resident Tony Lubbers Director of Financial Aid.

August 10, 2017
University News, facstaff

Best Assumes Role as Interim Senior VP for Finance and Administration

Having been part of the team effort to develop the University of Central Missouri’s Strategic Resource Allocation Model (SRAM), Roger Best, current dean of the Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies, will employ his professional leadership skills for an assignment as Interim Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration.

July 20, 2017
University News, facstaff

Denver Resident Accepts UCM's New Associate VP Post in Human Resources

Enhancing the University of Central Missouri’s efforts to navigate through changes in higher education that affect employees, including the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), UCM announces the appointment of A. Ranea Taylor, Denver, Colo., to serve in the newly created position, Associate Vice President for Human Resources.

August 22, 2016
University News, facstaff, awards

Iske Recognized by the American Industrial Hygiene Association with the Henry F. Smyth, Jr. Award

S. D. Allen Iske, Jr., professor of safety sciences in the School of Environmental, Physical and Applied Sciences in the College of Health, Science, and Technology at the University of Central Missouri, has been named the recipient of the 2016 Henry F. Smyth, Jr. Award by the American Industrial Hygiene Association.

July 29, 2016

social-section

  • facebook
  • twitter
  • youtube
  • linkedin
  • instagram