COVID-19: the financial implications for UCM

Meah Copeland

April 30, 2020

The University of Central Missouri wisely decided to close the school in March, but it may also bring a financial toll in the next few months and coming years.  “We often hear this time described as ‘unprecedented,’”...

A UCM student’s experience with COVID-19

Meah Copeland

April 8, 2020

Symaria Fisher was diagnosed with COVID-19 on March 26. She has recovered and is now doing well. She is currently living on campus and agreed to share her experience with the Muleskinner and on Facebook. Fisher has a complicated...


Carley Taylor

March 13, 2020

March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the COVID-19, better known as the Coronavirus, a pandemic. Amid the spread of the virus, multiple schools and universities across the country, and the globe, have closed for...

UCM Communication Disorders Expands Clinic

Katlin Younts

November 15, 2019

The Welch-Schmidt Center for Communications Disorders at the University of Central Missouri has expanded and is now working with clients who have Parkinson's Disease.  A Parkinson Voice Project Grant was awarded in the Sprin...

Criminal Justice Creates Online Bachelor's Program

Madeline Turner

November 13, 2019

With other course work, jobs and home lives, going to school can be difficult. In order to better help students, the criminal justice program created a completely online bachelor’s program. According to the program website, the School of Public Services created this program “so busy students ca...

University Foundations Course Going Through Redesign

Katlin Younts

November 11, 2019

The University Foundations course for incoming freshmen at the University of Central Missouri is currently undergoing a redesign so Success Coaches from Academic Advising are now a part of the course. Shaunte Montgomery, Title III project manager and director of f...

Arcade Magazine is coming back to campus

Louie Sharp

November 7, 2019

The recently resurrected Arcade Magazine will open submissions for its 13th issue on Nov. 1. Arcade is a literary publication operated by students and faculty in UCM’s school of English and Philosophy and allows creative writers a...

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