Gail M. Staines and Mo the Mule
University News, facstaff

New Book Published by UCM Librarian Gail M. Staines

Gail M. Staines, Ph.D., university librarian of the James C. Kirkpatrick Library at the University of Central Missouri, has had the third edition of “Social Sciences Research: Research, Writing and Presentation Strategies for Students” published by Scarecrow Press (2019).

May 13, 2019
Lego Robotics
University News

From Robotics to Mini Mixers to Broadway Basics, Summer Jr. Mule Experience Returns to UCM

For the second consecutive year, Warrensburg area youth have an opportunity to participate in the c, providing a number of special fun and educational programs at the University of Central Missouri geared specifically to students currently in grades one through five during the 2018-2019 school year.

May 13, 2019
Krystle Gremaud
University News, facstaff, awards

UCM Faculty Member Honored as MoEFACS Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year

Krystle Gremaud, assistant professor in Career and Technology Education at the University of Central Missouri, has been selected to receive the 2019 Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year award from Missouri Educators of Family and Consumer Sciences and Human Services.

May 09, 2019
Women in Security - Kansas City Award
studentsuccess, University News, awards

UCM CISA Student Earns $2,500 Award from Women in Security-Kansas City

Women in Security – Kansas City recently honored a University of Central Missouri student, Veenapani Veena, from Computer Information Systems and Analytics, as one of the three recipients of a grant designed to inspire and support women at all career levels in Informational Technology (IT).

May 07, 2019
UCM Commencement Ceremony
studentsuccess, University News, events

UCM Commencement May 10-11 Brings Thousands of Family Members, Friends to Campus

Thousands of family members and friends of students attending the University of Central Missouri will converge on Warrensburg Friday and Saturday, May 10-11 for 2019 Spring Commencement exercises.

May 07, 2019
Ice Cream at Ellis Dining Hall
University News

UCM Announces Changes in Dining Options as Room and Boards Rates are Set

With a new dining services contract approved with Sodexo effective July 1, 2019, the University of Central Missouri will optimize opportunities to provide students with quality and efficient food service through expanded offerings, healthy choices, and extended hours at two dining locations while taking one dining center offline.

May 07, 2019
2020 Leadership at MIC
MIC, University News, UCM-LS

University of Central Missouri Hosts Teens from 20/20 Leadership Program at Lee's Summit Campus

High School students toured the state-of-the-art Missouri Innovation Campus, participating in experiential learning and leadership activities.

May 06, 2019
2019 LTAGD Award Winners
studentsuccess, University News, awards

Hansen-Horn, Hair Honored with Learning to a Greater Degree Awards

Tricia Hansen-Horn, an educator who has dedicated her much of her life to serving students in the University of Central Missouri’s public relations program, and DaVontae Hair, a junior public relations student from Kansas City who is highly engaged in many facets of campus life, are the spring 2019 recipients of UCM’s Learning to a Greater Degree (LTAGD) Award.

May 03, 2019
UCM DECA Award 2019
University News, awards

UCM DECA Students Capture Second Place at International Collegiate Competition

Student members of the University of Central Missouri’s chapter of Collegiate DECA took home two second-place awards when they competed at the International Career Development Conference in Orlando, Florida, in April.

May 02, 2019
Rhonda McKee
University News, facstaff, awards

Longtime Faculty Member Rhonda McKee Earns Kappa Mu Epsilon's Highest National Honor

Rhonda McKee, a longtime University of Central Missouri faculty member who has contributed to the education of thousands of students who participated in UCM mathematics courses while also supporting the advancement of her profession, has received the top honor awarded annually by Kappa Mu Epsilon (KME) national mathematics honor society.

May 01, 2019
UCM Police Vehicle
University News, awards

'Your Local Security' Organization Names UCM Missouri's Safest Campus

For students earning a higher education degree, the safety of a college or university campus is key to providing a quality experience. With this consideration in mind, the organization Your Local Security has named the University of Central Missouri the safest institution in Missouri.

April 29, 2019
Pro Deo Teens
MIC, University News, UCM-LS

UCM Partners with Pro Deo Youth Center to Enhance Workforce and College Opportunities for Teens

The University of Central Missouri and Pro Deo Youth Center are joining forces to assist the center’s teenagers with workforce and college preparation.

April 29, 2019
UCM Seal
University News, facstaff

UCM Board Adopts Budget Proposal that Includes Changes in Employee Compensation

Although the University of Central Missouri’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget will not be finalized until June 2019, the forecast for revenue and anticipated expenditures includes a plan to increase compensation for UCM employees.

April 26, 2019
James C. Kirkpatrick Award 2019
University News, awards, events

SGA Honors Ambrose with Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award

In recognition of qualities that include a commitment to public service, former University of Central Missouri President Charles “Chuck” Ambrose, has received the top honor presented by the Student Government Association.

April 23, 2019
Missouri Innovation Campus
MIC, University News, events, UCM-LS

UCM Lee's Summit and Urban TEC to Host Brothers In Technology Conference

The University of Central Missouri Gigabit Lab and Urban TEC will host the Brothers In Technology Conference from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. May 15 at the Missouri Innovation Campus.

April 23, 2019
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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