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  • Story by Andy Lyons, Managing Editor Photos by Andrew Mather, Photographer Rock concerts are meant to be a place to let go of everyday worries and enjoy an evening with the bands. The point couldn’t have been pushed home any further than Tuesday night at the Starlight Theatre in Kansas City, Mo., when Queens of […]

  • by Andy Lyons Managing Editor A crowd of nearly 100 people turned out Tuesday as the first shovels of dirt were turned at the site of The Crossing – South at Holden. The building itself is a $41 million 178,000-square-foot facility at 116 W. South St., which will include at least four storefronts on the […]

  • by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Missouri University announced Monday the hiring of Kim Anderson as its head basketball coach. Anderson coached Central Missouri for 12 seasons, accumulating a 274-95 career reco rd, won five conference titles and reached three Division II Final Fours, including his first national championship last month, the University’s first since 1984. […]

  • by Melissa Conger News Editor Tenure track positions are on the chopping block for James C. Kirkpatrick Library and Academic Enrichment faculty. Deborah Curtis, provost and chief learning officer, is leading the change.  However, she said eliminating tenured positions is not her intention. “That interpretation has been made because I halted tenure track hires in […]

  • by Leah Wankum Assistant News Editor The UCM Foundation has awarded a record monetary amount in scholarship support for students for the academic year 2013-2014. The exact number is not quite $1.2 million, but Mary Schreimann, an accountant with the foundation, said the academic year isn’t over yet. “Our fiscal year ends June 30, so […]

  • by Elissa Huck Reporter The UCM Tobacco Policy Implementation Committee gauges opinions of UCM students, faculty and staff regarding the roll-out of the tobacco-free policy. The tobacco-free policy took effect in January 2014, making UCM a tobacco-free campus. To evaluate the public’s perceptions regarding the new policy, the committee conducted a survey made available to […]

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  • by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Missouri University announced Monday the hiring of Kim Anderson as its head basketball coach. Anderson coached Central Missouri for 12 seasons, accumulating a 274-95 career reco rd, won five conference titles and reached three...

  • by Alex Agueros Sports Editor No. 5 ranked Mules golf won their fifth MIAA championship in six years last Wednesday. After winning conference by 16 strokes, Central Missouri was named the top seed in the NCAA-II Central/Midwest Regional. The...

  • by Alex Agueros Sports Editor In their second season of existence, Jennies golf made significant strides in 2014, finishing fifth in conference in Lawrence, Kan. last week. Last season, the team finished tenth. The Jens added five freshmen to...

  • Missouri University announced today the hiring of Kim Anderson as its head basketball coach. The announcement concludes a 10-day search after Frank Haith left the Tigers for Tulsa University. Anderson coached Central Missouri for 12 seasons, accumulating a 274-95...

  • by Devin R. Negrete Reporter It’s slightly chilly outside, cold enough for a light jacket and gloves, with moisture in the air from the spitting rain. The sky is dark and gloomy, and the field behind Crane Stadium/Tompkins Field,...

  • Monday, it was reported Central Missouri coach and Missouri University alumnus Kim Anderson was a “strong candidate” for the Mizzou coaching position. In the report, Andy Katz of ESPN.com cited an anonymous source with “direct knowledge” connecting Anderson as one...

  • Unions, Jay Bilas and You

    April 18th, 2014
    Unions, Jay Bilas and You

    by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Northwestern football finished 5-7 overall and 1-7 in Big Ten play, and just started spring practice. But that’s not why they’ve garnered headlines in recent months. In January, a majority of Northwestern football players...

  • Track & Field hosts relays

    April 18th, 2014
    Track & Field hosts relays

    by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Central Missouri track hosts the Mule Relays this weekend beginning tomorrow. The Jennies are ranked No. 9 and the Mules No. 20 in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association...

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