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Michelle Taylor
awards, University News, facstaff

Taylor Honored with J.P. Mees Award During Annual Staff Appreciation Breakfast

With nomination documents citing characteristics that reflect her dedication and commitment to her job; a deeply rooted philosophy of helping her peers to be their best; and a positive attitude, Michelle Taylor has received the 2019 J. P. Mees Award.

May 24, 2019
James C. Kirkpatrick Library
University News, grants, awards

James C. Kirkpatrick Library Awarded Digitization Grant

The University of Central Missouri’s James C. Kirkpatrick Library, in collaboration with Trails Regional Library, has been awarded a Library Services and Technology Act grant in the amount of $26,246 from the Missouri State Library.

May 23, 2019
Kristie Brinkley Staff Award
awards, University News, facstaff

Brinkley Honored as UCM's 2019 Outstanding Staff Award Recipient

Having a reputation for outstanding service to others and tremendous compassion for students, Kristie Brinkley, assistant director for Volunteer Services at the University of Central Missouri, has been honored with the 2019 Outstanding Staff Award.

May 22, 2019
Margaret Brennan
awards, events, University News

CBS News' Margaret Brennan Accepts Missouri Boys State Lehr Chair June 17

A premier citizenship and leadership program hosted annually by the University of Central Missouri, the American Legion Boys State of Missouri has announced it will bestow the 2019 Lehr Memorial Chair to nationally known journalist Margaret Brennan.

May 14, 2019
Krystle Gremaud
facstaff, University News, 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
University News, studentsuccess, 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
2019 LTAGD Award Winners
awards, University News, studentsuccess

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
awards, University News

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, awards, facstaff

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
awards, University News

'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
James C. Kirkpatrick Award 2019
events, awards, University News

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
CCSC-CP Competition
University News, collegehealth, awards

UCM Computer Science Team's Problem Solving Skills Lead to First Place in CCSC-CP Event

University of Central Missouri students who are studying in areas such as mathematics, computer science and cybersecurity demonstrated their analytical and technological skills by recently capturing first place in the CCSC-CP (Consortium for Computer Sciences in Colleges) Central Plains annual regional conference.

April 17, 2019
Charno Award Winners 2019
awards, studentsuccess, University News

UCM Seniors Gunalan and Kim Honored as Prestigious Charno Award Recipients

The Charno Award, an honor presented annually to a top male and female member of the graduating class at the University of Central Missouri, was awarded April 11 to Yuganesh Gunalan, a senior aviation management student from Puchong, Selangor, Malaysia, and Katherine Kim, senior international studies major from Oak Grove, Missouri.

April 12, 2019
Charles Schwepker, Jr. Ph.D.
University News, collegebusiness, awards

Distinguished Marketing Professor Schwepker Receives Prestigious UCM Byler Award April 18

A 26-year faculty member in the Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies, Charles Schwepker, Jr. Ph.D., will receive the Byler Distinguished Faculty Award.

April 05, 2019
Brian Hughes
awards, University News

NATA Honors Hughes' Commitment to Professional Development Through National Award

Brian Hughes' volunteerism and commitment to what is both his passion and profession are now being recognized through the presentation of the National Athletic Trainers Association Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award.

March 21, 2019
Michelle Taylor
awards, University News, facstaff

Taylor Honored with J.P. Mees Award During Annual Staff Appreciation Breakfast

With nomination documents citing characteristics that reflect her dedication and commitment to her job; a deeply rooted philosophy of helping her peers to be their best; and a positive attitude, Michelle Taylor has received the 2019 J. P. Mees Award.

May 24, 2019
James C. Kirkpatrick Library
University News, grants, awards

James C. Kirkpatrick Library Awarded Digitization Grant

The University of Central Missouri’s James C. Kirkpatrick Library, in collaboration with Trails Regional Library, has been awarded a Library Services and Technology Act grant in the amount of $26,246 from the Missouri State Library.

May 23, 2019
Kristie Brinkley Staff Award
awards, University News, facstaff

Brinkley Honored as UCM's 2019 Outstanding Staff Award Recipient

Having a reputation for outstanding service to others and tremendous compassion for students, Kristie Brinkley, assistant director for Volunteer Services at the University of Central Missouri, has been honored with the 2019 Outstanding Staff Award.

May 22, 2019
Margaret Brennan
awards, events, University News

CBS News' Margaret Brennan Accepts Missouri Boys State Lehr Chair June 17

A premier citizenship and leadership program hosted annually by the University of Central Missouri, the American Legion Boys State of Missouri has announced it will bestow the 2019 Lehr Memorial Chair to nationally known journalist Margaret Brennan.

May 14, 2019
Krystle Gremaud
facstaff, University News, 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
University News, studentsuccess, 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
2019 LTAGD Award Winners
awards, University News, studentsuccess

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
awards, University News

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, awards, facstaff

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
awards, University News

'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
James C. Kirkpatrick Award 2019
events, awards, University News

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
CCSC-CP Competition
University News, collegehealth, awards

UCM Computer Science Team's Problem Solving Skills Lead to First Place in CCSC-CP Event

University of Central Missouri students who are studying in areas such as mathematics, computer science and cybersecurity demonstrated their analytical and technological skills by recently capturing first place in the CCSC-CP (Consortium for Computer Sciences in Colleges) Central Plains annual regional conference.

April 17, 2019
Charno Award Winners 2019
awards, studentsuccess, University News

UCM Seniors Gunalan and Kim Honored as Prestigious Charno Award Recipients

The Charno Award, an honor presented annually to a top male and female member of the graduating class at the University of Central Missouri, was awarded April 11 to Yuganesh Gunalan, a senior aviation management student from Puchong, Selangor, Malaysia, and Katherine Kim, senior international studies major from Oak Grove, Missouri.

April 12, 2019
Charles Schwepker, Jr. Ph.D.
University News, collegebusiness, awards

Distinguished Marketing Professor Schwepker Receives Prestigious UCM Byler Award April 18

A 26-year faculty member in the Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies, Charles Schwepker, Jr. Ph.D., will receive the Byler Distinguished Faculty Award.

April 05, 2019
Brian Hughes
awards, University News

NATA Honors Hughes' Commitment to Professional Development Through National Award

Brian Hughes' volunteerism and commitment to what is both his passion and profession are now being recognized through the presentation of the National Athletic Trainers Association Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award.

March 21, 2019

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