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2021 News

UCM Named Official World Record Holder for Largest Ridden Parade of Mules (12.8.21) 

UCM Collaborates with Alumnus to Get “Big Bang” Out of Giving Tuesday (11.16.21)

UCM Celebrates Highlander Theatre’s 50th Anniversary, Ed See Outstanding Theatre Alumnus Award Presentation (11.3.21)

Governors Amend Design-Build Contract Expanding Scope of Airport Project (11.2.21)

Higher Education Advocate Provides $1M Gift for Scholarship at UCM (10.22.21)

UCM Honors 2020-2021 Distinguished Alumni During Homecoming (10.14.21)

KMOS-TV Presents “Mule Tracks: UCM After 150 Years,” New Documentary Airs Homecoming Week (10.6.21)

UCM Partners with the Career Leadership Collective to Examine Alumni Career Mobility (8.12.21) 

"Missouri! A Bicentennial Celebration" Documentary Featuring UCM History Professor Jon Taylor Premieres Aug. 12 (7.14.21)

Governor's Budget Includes Increase in Core Funding for UCM (7.1.21)

Graduates of UCM's 150-year Class Honored During Commencement May 7-9 (4.30.21) 

UCM’s 150 Years of Education for Service Honored by Legislators (4.9.21)

2021 President’s Gala April 12 Virtually Showcases Collaboration Between UCM Students, Faculty, Alumni (3.23.21) 

UCM’s 150th Year Includes Historic Campus Tour and Ghost Buildings of the Great Fire (3.22.21)

Alumni Foundation Announces $20 Million Planned Gift, Largest in UCM’s History (3.15.21)

Dr. Dorothy Elizabeth Steward Honored Through Dedication of Music Practice Room (3.10.21)

Providing Real-Life Experience, Student Managed Investment Fund Tops $1 Million (2.26.21)

“We Are UCM: 150 Years of Service” Celebrates Rich Tradition, Raises Funds, Food Donations to Help Others (2.17.21)

‘We Are UCM: 150 Years of Education for Service’ Celebration Begins in February (2.1.21)

Special Events Help UCM Celebrate 150 Years of Education for Service (1.14.21)


2020 NEWS

Commitment to Student Success Leads to Record Retention at UCM (11.17.20) 

UCM Alumnus Will Speak on Impact of AI on Healthcare Industry in Distinguished Speaker Series (11.13.20)

Generous Donors, UCM Board Make Crane Stadium Expansion, Upgrades Possible (11.11.20) 

UCM Board Action Makes Possible New Terminal Building at Skyhaven Airport (11.9.20)

Warrensburg Main Street and UCM Enjoy Award-Winning Partnership (10.1.20)

UCM’s Campus Cupboard Continues to Be a Success (9.10.20)

Chemistry Classroom Transformation Geared to Student Success (9.2.20)

President Outlines 2020-2021 Priorities in State of University Address [VIDEO] (8.28.20)

UCM Faculty Member, Alumnus, Recognized for Top Safety Journal Articles (6.18.20)

MuleNation, UCM Community ‘In This Together’ to Aid Struggling Students (4.6.20)

UCM Alumna Meryl Lin McKean Hosts Live Call-in Show on COVID-19 (3.25.20)

Quimby Honors Music Professor Through Pipe Organ Restoration Project (3.24.20) 

UCM Alumnus, Author, Journalist Toriano Porter Will Speak at MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner Jan. 21 (1.8.20)


2019 News

Duncans Make It Count in Son’s Honor by Helping UCM Veterans (12.13.19)

UCM Honors Education Alumni through Awards, Opening of New Legacy Suite (10.29.19)

Pancakes, Airplanes and Vintage Automobiles Part of UCM’s Celebration of 50 Years of Excellence in Aviation (10.16.19)

Oct. 13 Afternoon Concert and Dedication Ceremony Honor Conan Castle (10.10.19)

School of Nursing 60th Anniversary Part of Celebration of MuleNation Homecoming (10.8.19)

UCM Honors Four Distinguished Alumni During 2019 Homecoming (10.2.19)

COE Centennial Celebration Includes Special Events Oct. 25 (9.26.19)

Major Gift Helps Meet Need for New Marching Mules Uniforms (8.22.19)

Presidential Endowed Scholarship Seeks Funds to Support Incoming Freshmen (7.15.19)

UCM Graduate Named Teacher of the Year at Hickman Mills School District (7.17.19)

UCM Reaches New Milestone with Inauguration of President Best (4.19.19) 

Ford Motor Company Vehicle Donation Contributes to Hands-on Learning at UCM (3.6.19)

Sunderland Foundation Pledges $1M for UCM Airport Development (2.11.19)

Goddard to Become UCM VP for Advancement, Executive Director of UCM Alumni Foundation (1.30.19)

Civil Rights Leader’s Legacy Celebrated Through MLK Freedom Scholarship Presentations (1.23.19)


2018 News

Alumni Show Generous Support on Giving Tuesday (11.30.18)

UCM Updating Alumni Directory (09.25.18)

Meet UCM's Distinguished Alumni for 2018 (10.18.2018)

UCM Launches Gift of Success Campaign (05.15.18)

Your Co-Worker Might Be a Mule (04.16.18)


2017 NEWS

New Vice President Hired to Lead Advancement and Alumni Foundation  (08.28.17)

UCM Alumni Foundation Awards FY18 Opportunity Grants to Faculty, Staff  (09.20.17)

Alumni Couple Randall and Kelly Harbert Endow UCM Marketing Professorship  (07.28.17)

UCM Alumni Foundation Approves $1.4 Million to Support Student Success (02.24.17)


2016 News

UCM Foundation Grant Encourages Young Aviators, STEM Education (04.11.16)

UCM Foundation Funds Equipment for KMOS-TV New Student Transmedia Lab (03.20.16)

UCM “A Day of Giving for the Arts” for Hendricks Hall Preservation, Renovation (03.14.16)

UCM Foundation Funds Research to Sustain Missouri's State Aquatic Animal (03.14.16)

Mules Baseball officially dedicates new playing surface and honors Jim Crane (03.04.16)

University of Central Missouri Magazine Wins Gold in National Competition (03.02.16)

Study shows Public Trusts PBS-Member Station, Values Impact on Children (03.01.16)

SeeAward_2016_Ed See Outstanding Theatre Alumnus Award to be Presented (03.01.16)

Retired UCM Professor Establishes Scholarship for Sociology, Social Work (02.24.16)

UCM Foundation Approves $1.3 Million to Support Student Success (02.23.16)

UCM Foundation Funds New RedMan Suit for Central Missouri Police Academy (01.12.16)


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