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IT Class
collegehealth, University News

MoExcels Proposal Includes Funding for UCM's Development of IT Training

Pending legislative approval, a $55.8 million funding request by the Missouri Coordinating Board of Higher Education (CBHE) will greatly aid the University of Central Missouri’s efforts to meet a statewide need for trained information technology workers.

January 28, 2019
Chelsoft Award
awards, collegehealth, scholarships, University News

Chelsoft Solutions Company Awards Scholarships to CIS and Big Data, Analytics Students

The result of a positive relationship with a company that hires University of Central Missouri graduates, four UCM graduate students were recently awarded $1,000 scholarships from Chelsoft Solutions Company, a global professional information technology services company in Kansas City.

December 04, 2018
Meera Penumetcha, Ph.D.
collegehealth, University News

UCM Researchers Collaborate with Students in Developing Lipid Oxidation Index for Foods

With help from a $10,000 grant, Meera Penumetcha, Ph.D., assistant professor in the School of Nutrition, Kinesiology and Psychology, is leading a study at the University of Central Missouri that will help further the understanding of dietary oxidized lipids.

November 29, 2018
CHAMP Award
awards, collegehealth, University News

Children's Mercy Hospital Recognizes UCM CHAMP Group as Volunteers of the Month

Leaders and members of the University of Central Missouri Children in Healthcare and Medical Play (CHAMP) organization are being recognized as Volunteers of the Month for November 2018 by Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.

November 20, 2018
Raj Nair
events, collegehealth, University News

Yotabites Co-founder Raj Nair Second Speaker in Big Data and Analytics Series Nov. 16

The University of Central Missouri’s Division of Business Analytics will host Raj Nair, chief executive officer and co-founder of Yotabites Consulting LLC, at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16 in Ward Edwards 2020. Nair will discuss “The Role of Big Data and Analytics in a Digitized World.”

November 09, 2018
UCM Mules 2 Team
awards, collegehealth, University News

UCM Teams Grab Two of Three Top Placements in Federal Reserve Bank-KC Code-A-Thon

For the second consecutive year, two student teams from the University of Central Missouri have finished in the top three positions at the annual Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Code-A-Thon. With top entries announced Thursday, Nov. 1, UCM captured first- and third-place honors among nine universities from six different states that participated in this highly competitive event.

November 06, 2018
Hack U Iowa Competition
awards, collegehealth, University News

UCM Students Recognized for Success at University of Iowa Hackathon

Four University of Central Missouri graduate students were recently recognized by faculty members in the Computer Information Systems and Analytics Division for their category win at an annual two-day Hackathon at the University of Iowa, Oct. 6-7.

October 24, 2018
Anthony Fantino
ucmblog, collegehealth, University News

Student, Faculty Research Leads to Joint Publication in Materials Letters

As a first-generation student from Independence, Anthony Fatino whetted his appetite for scientific research early in his undergraduate studies working collaboratively with chemistry faculty members at the University of Central Missouri. As he continues to fulfill this passion five years later, he is watching the fruit of his early college experiences pay off with a research article published in the scientific journal, “Materials Letters.” This is happening as his UCM co-authors and mentors continue to press on furthering study of a new way to detect metal ions in aqueous solution.

October 22, 2018
MONG Cybersecurity
collegehealth, University News

Students, National Guard Members Train Together to Combat Cyber Attacks

Building upon its cybersecurity training partnership with the Missouri National Guard, the University of Central Missouri participated in a joint exercise with the Guard Saturday, Oct. 13 to help enhance the practical learning environment in the area of cyber defense education.

October 16, 2018
Greater Kansas City MetroLab Partnership
collegehealth, University News, MIC

UCM-Lee's Summit Joins Greater Kansas City MetroLab Partnership and Launches Gigabit Lab Program at Missouri Innovation Campus

The University of Central Missouri has joined the Greater Kansas City MetroLab Partnership and launched a Gigabit Lab to help create gigabit applications in education, cybersecurity, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and the healthcare industry.

September 17, 2018
Cybersecurity Student
collegehealth, University News

UCM Cybersecurity, Safety Programs Earn Prestigious ABET Accreditation

A prestigious national designation, the University of Central Missouri has received three new degree program accreditations and two program re-accreditations by ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied and natural science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.

September 12, 2018
Trees
affordability, collegehealth, University News

UCM, Full Employment Council Partner to Make Possible Short-Term Sterile Processing Training Certificate Program

To help meet a training need in the medical field, the University of Central Missouri and the Full Employment Council, Inc. (FEC) are partnering to make possible a new short-term certificate program in Sterile Processing.

July 23, 2018
collegehealth, University News

UCM Chemistry Program Receives ACS Recertification

The Chemistry program at the University of Central Missouri recently received recertification by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society.

May 24, 2018
collegehealth, University News

Lee's Summit Medical Center, University Sign MOU Creating Opportunities for Collaboration on Training, Health Care Career Assistance

With an ongoing goal to establish new relationships with businesses and organizations that meet critical education needs in the state of Missouri, the University of Central Missouri today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Lee’s Summit Medical Center – HCA Midwest (LSMC).

April 16, 2018
awards, collegehealth, University News, collegeeducation

Missouri Innovation Campus Among Finalists in National Educational Design Competition

The product of a trailblazing cost-saving partnership, The Missouri Innovation Campus (MIC) facility was recently named one of 10 finalists in the South by Southwest Learn by Design competition, which recognizes projects and design solutions that enhance physical learning environments for students.

January 26, 2018
IT Class
collegehealth, University News

MoExcels Proposal Includes Funding for UCM's Development of IT Training

Pending legislative approval, a $55.8 million funding request by the Missouri Coordinating Board of Higher Education (CBHE) will greatly aid the University of Central Missouri’s efforts to meet a statewide need for trained information technology workers.

January 28, 2019
Chelsoft Award
awards, collegehealth, scholarships, University News

Chelsoft Solutions Company Awards Scholarships to CIS and Big Data, Analytics Students

The result of a positive relationship with a company that hires University of Central Missouri graduates, four UCM graduate students were recently awarded $1,000 scholarships from Chelsoft Solutions Company, a global professional information technology services company in Kansas City.

December 04, 2018
Meera Penumetcha, Ph.D.
collegehealth, University News

UCM Researchers Collaborate with Students in Developing Lipid Oxidation Index for Foods

With help from a $10,000 grant, Meera Penumetcha, Ph.D., assistant professor in the School of Nutrition, Kinesiology and Psychology, is leading a study at the University of Central Missouri that will help further the understanding of dietary oxidized lipids.

November 29, 2018
CHAMP Award
awards, collegehealth, University News

Children's Mercy Hospital Recognizes UCM CHAMP Group as Volunteers of the Month

Leaders and members of the University of Central Missouri Children in Healthcare and Medical Play (CHAMP) organization are being recognized as Volunteers of the Month for November 2018 by Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.

November 20, 2018
Raj Nair
events, collegehealth, University News

Yotabites Co-founder Raj Nair Second Speaker in Big Data and Analytics Series Nov. 16

The University of Central Missouri’s Division of Business Analytics will host Raj Nair, chief executive officer and co-founder of Yotabites Consulting LLC, at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16 in Ward Edwards 2020. Nair will discuss “The Role of Big Data and Analytics in a Digitized World.”

November 09, 2018
UCM Mules 2 Team
awards, collegehealth, University News

UCM Teams Grab Two of Three Top Placements in Federal Reserve Bank-KC Code-A-Thon

For the second consecutive year, two student teams from the University of Central Missouri have finished in the top three positions at the annual Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Code-A-Thon. With top entries announced Thursday, Nov. 1, UCM captured first- and third-place honors among nine universities from six different states that participated in this highly competitive event.

November 06, 2018
Hack U Iowa Competition
awards, collegehealth, University News

UCM Students Recognized for Success at University of Iowa Hackathon

Four University of Central Missouri graduate students were recently recognized by faculty members in the Computer Information Systems and Analytics Division for their category win at an annual two-day Hackathon at the University of Iowa, Oct. 6-7.

October 24, 2018
Anthony Fantino
ucmblog, collegehealth, University News

Student, Faculty Research Leads to Joint Publication in Materials Letters

As a first-generation student from Independence, Anthony Fatino whetted his appetite for scientific research early in his undergraduate studies working collaboratively with chemistry faculty members at the University of Central Missouri. As he continues to fulfill this passion five years later, he is watching the fruit of his early college experiences pay off with a research article published in the scientific journal, “Materials Letters.” This is happening as his UCM co-authors and mentors continue to press on furthering study of a new way to detect metal ions in aqueous solution.

October 22, 2018
MONG Cybersecurity
collegehealth, University News

Students, National Guard Members Train Together to Combat Cyber Attacks

Building upon its cybersecurity training partnership with the Missouri National Guard, the University of Central Missouri participated in a joint exercise with the Guard Saturday, Oct. 13 to help enhance the practical learning environment in the area of cyber defense education.

October 16, 2018
Greater Kansas City MetroLab Partnership
collegehealth, University News, MIC

UCM-Lee's Summit Joins Greater Kansas City MetroLab Partnership and Launches Gigabit Lab Program at Missouri Innovation Campus

The University of Central Missouri has joined the Greater Kansas City MetroLab Partnership and launched a Gigabit Lab to help create gigabit applications in education, cybersecurity, Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and the healthcare industry.

September 17, 2018
Cybersecurity Student
collegehealth, University News

UCM Cybersecurity, Safety Programs Earn Prestigious ABET Accreditation

A prestigious national designation, the University of Central Missouri has received three new degree program accreditations and two program re-accreditations by ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied and natural science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.

September 12, 2018
Trees
affordability, collegehealth, University News

UCM, Full Employment Council Partner to Make Possible Short-Term Sterile Processing Training Certificate Program

To help meet a training need in the medical field, the University of Central Missouri and the Full Employment Council, Inc. (FEC) are partnering to make possible a new short-term certificate program in Sterile Processing.

July 23, 2018
collegehealth, University News

UCM Chemistry Program Receives ACS Recertification

The Chemistry program at the University of Central Missouri recently received recertification by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society.

May 24, 2018
collegehealth, University News

Lee's Summit Medical Center, University Sign MOU Creating Opportunities for Collaboration on Training, Health Care Career Assistance

With an ongoing goal to establish new relationships with businesses and organizations that meet critical education needs in the state of Missouri, the University of Central Missouri today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Lee’s Summit Medical Center – HCA Midwest (LSMC).

April 16, 2018
awards, collegehealth, University News, collegeeducation

Missouri Innovation Campus Among Finalists in National Educational Design Competition

The product of a trailblazing cost-saving partnership, The Missouri Innovation Campus (MIC) facility was recently named one of 10 finalists in the South by Southwest Learn by Design competition, which recognizes projects and design solutions that enhance physical learning environments for students.

January 26, 2018

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