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The award-winning UCM Magazine is the official publication for alumni and friends of the University of Central Missouri. It is published biannually by the UCM Alumni Foundation.


Spring 2023 features:

Reinventing America's First Viticulture Area in Augusta, Missouri

Vineyard at Augusta Winery

UCM alumni David and Jerri Hoffmann return to the place where they grew up to help grow an industry that was the second largest in the country before Prohibition. Learn about the history and future of Missouri wines. Read Story

Sipping in Stover: Legacy Alumni Families Hone Their Craft in Small Town

Dale Hollow WineryTwo alumni families are putting their UCM degrees and entrepreneurial spirit to work at a brewery and a winery near Lake of the Ozarks.  Read Story 

Going Back to Fetch It: Educator Uncovers UCM Legacy and African Roots

Ekuwah BookAn alumna teaching in one of the nation's largest school districts in Las Vegas returns to her roots in Ghana and Warrensburg through the process of writing books about her family. Read Story

Geoscience Students Get Rare Exposure to Research Expedition

2022 Distinguished Alumni HomecomingSally Zellers' students followed their professor and their mascot as they worked with an international crew of scientists to study sediment samples in the Pacific Ring of Fire. The goal was to better predict earthquakes and tsunamis throughout Japan. Read More

A Place to Call Home: Mules Wrestling Facility Honors Coach Roger Denker

Roger Denker Wrestling FacilityAfter years of carrying mats from space to space on campus, the Mules Wrestling team has a permanent practice facility, thanks to generous alumni and friends. Read Story



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