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The Wall That Heals, Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica Coming to UCM

The same day the University of Central Missouri honored the men and women who died in military service to the United States, the university also announced a special summer 2017 event in memory of those who lost their lives during the Vietnam War.

November 11, 2016
events, University News

Hollywood Producer Grant Curtis Returns to UCM

Hollywood producer and director Grant Curtis will return to his hometown of Warrensburg and alma mater of the University of Central Missouri as the featured guest and keynote speaker for “From Warrensburg to Hollywood…and Back,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, in UCM’s James L. Highlander Theatre.

November 11, 2016
events, University News

PAS Presents Harpist Bridget Kibbey Concert

The Performing Arts Series and the Department of Music at the University of Central Missouri present internationally renowned harpist Bridget Kibbey in Concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, in Hart Recital Hall.

November 09, 2016
University News

Case of Honor Recognizes UCM's Military Service Members, Veterans

The Office of Military and Veteran Services is seeking military service members and veterans consisting of UCM faculty, staff, students and alumni to be featured in the Military and Veteran Services Case of Honor.

November 08, 2016
University News

Polish Scholar and Journalist Andrzej Wilk Visits UCM

Satisfying his curiosity about American higher education, Andrzej Wilk, Ph.D., a professor of management and international relations and journalist from Poland, recently completed a week-long visit to the UCM campus.

November 07, 2016
University News, events

Health Insurance Marketplace Questions Answered at UCM

Care Connection for Aging Services and the University of Central Missouri will offer a free event to enroll people in the Health Insurance Marketplace, sometimes called Obamacare, Monday, Nov. 7.

November 03, 2016
University News, events

Veterans Day Activities Involve Campus, WAFB, Community Participation

As the nation observes Veterans Day Friday, Nov. 11 in honor of the men and women who served in the United States military, members of the University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg community, and Whiteman Air Force Base are working jointly to plan a variety of activities to recognize those who gave their lives for their country.

October 31, 2016
University News, events

UCM to Host Second Annual Trading Moon Pow Wow

The University of Central Missouri Center for Religious Studies will host the second annual Trading Moon Pow Wow from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 5, in the UCM Student Recreation and Wellness Center. The event is free and open to the public.

October 28, 2016
University News

UCM Department of Music Receives Steinway Pianos

The University of Central Missouri Department of Music recently celebrated the arrival of 13 Steinway pianos, continuing its commitment to making the finest instruments available to its students and reinforcing UCM’s designation as an All-Steinway School.

October 27, 2016
University News

Homecoming 2016 Competition Results Announced

The University of Central Missouri’s 2016 Homecoming King and Queen were crowned during the Saturday, Oct. 22 celebration, “The Power of Red.”

October 24, 2016
University News

Indoor Golf Training Facility, Charter School Renewals, Among Board Action Items

Construction of a new indoor golf training facility, renewal of two charter school agreements and a web strategy and redesign consulting contract were approved by the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors during its October plenary session on campus.

October 20, 2016
University News, events

Holocaust Survivor, Author Eva Mozes Kor to Speak at UCM

Holocaust survivor Eva Mozes Kor will bring her message of forgiveness in the face of cruelty and evil to the University of Central Missouri in a free, public presentation at noon Friday, Oct. 28, in Elliott Union 236.

October 20, 2016
University News

UCM Part of Alliance to Jointly Receive $5 million Grant for STEM Minority Participation

The University of Central Missouri is one of eight Missouri institutions of higher education to jointly receive a $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program.

October 18, 2016
events, University News

Hartzler to Host Missouri Business Conference at UCM

U.S. Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler will host the 2016 Missouri Business Conference Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the University of Central Missouri.

October 18, 2016
University News

Ambrose Joins National Discussion on College Value, Completion Among Underrepresented Groups

While he continues to advocate for initiatives in higher education that can improve accessibility, affordability, and the reduction of students’ college debt load, University of Central Missouri President Charles Ambrose in October has been part of national discussion on issues related to college completion among underrepresented groups in higher education, career readiness, and value.

October 18, 2016
Dr. Best Instagram Story

Dr. Best Answers Your Questions via Instagram During #UCMKnowsBest Q&A

On Aug. 17, 2018, University of Central Missouri Interim President Dr. Roger Best answered questions from the campus community via Twitter and Instagram. Watch him respond to questions from our Q&A.

August 20, 2018

5 Reasons Every Mule and Jennie Should Be Using Handshake

UCM’s Career Services office automatically provides all current students & alumni with Handshake, giving you the advantage over similar network-driven career websites. Here are the top 5 reasons you should be checking out Handshake regularly.

August 07, 2018
UCM Mule Statue

Top 10 Locations to Take Graduation Photos at UCM

The school year is nearing its end, and it's almost time for what you've been working toward: graduation. Before you say your goodbyes, you might want to take a few pictures to commemorate your time at UCM. There are a lot of beautiful backdrops on campus, and we've compiled a list for you of the top 10 places to take graduation photos on campus. So grab your cap and gown and let's go!

April 24, 2018
Chris Lang

Freshman Orientation Registration is Easy With This Video Tutorial

Follow along as Chris Lang, Assistant Director of New Student Programs at UCM, walks you through the orientation registration process.

March 01, 2018
New Year's Resolutions

5 New Year's Resolutions that UCM Makes Easy

As you return from the holiday break feeling refreshed and ready to take on a new semester, it’s good to have goals for what you’d like to accomplish. New Year’s resolutions can be hard to stick to, but here are a few that we can help you accomplish.

January 03, 2018
Winter Break

10 Things To Do Over College Winter Break

You’ve worked hard all semester. You’ve turned in your last assignment and taken your last final. It’s finally here: winter break. You’re stress-free and feeling relaxed, except now you’re...bored!? Well, before your mom starts handing you chores to do, here are a few ideas to keep you entertained:

December 22, 2017


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