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Faces of UCM: Darius Schnieders
by Bethany Sherrow Reporter On a rainy afternoon, Darius...
Cadets take on Ranger Challenge
by Liz Wood Reporter Nine cadets from UCM’s Fighting...
Student is one of four killed in head-on collision
by Andrea Lopez Features Editor A UCM student and...
NASA astronaut visits UCM
by Jacque Flanagan Reporter UCM hosted Col. Michael S....
Jennies golf third at UMSL
by Christian VanLue Reporter Jennie’s golf is in its...
UCM publishes annual crime report
by Andrea Lopez Features Editor Students recently received an...
Highlights: Smith’s takeaway
PHOTOS BY AJ JONES / PHOTOGRAPHER Senior defensive back...
Nintendo Tour: Wii try games
by Caylee Sooter Reporter The Experience Nintendo Tour visited...
Student experiences Taiwan
by Denise Elam Reporter A UCM student experienced Chinese...
Donations are now being accepted for the Winter Weather Drive at UCM
With cold weather approaching, the UCM Sociology Club, along...
UCM community calls for peace
by Jasmine Grayson Reporter In response to recent campus...
Season opener ‘breaks a leg’
by Bethany Sherrow Reporter The UCM departments of music...
Take out your E-waste
Looking to dispose E-Waste that may be lying in...
Ranked 4th in the world
by Andrea Lopez Features Editor Weighing in around 90...
International students boost enrollment
by Steven Spears News Editor The University of Central...
UCM connects with community
by Caylee Sooter Reporter The Student Recreation and Wellness...
UCM hosts fencing tourney
by Liz Wood Reporter Nearly 60 fencers and dozens...
Annie Reilly: Serving up excellence
by Reid Karscig Reporter The execution of the serve...
No. 10 Jens soccer edge Fort Hays State 2-1 in OT
by Alex Agueros Sports Editor No. 10 ranked Central...
Faces of UCM: Bobbye Jackman
by Bethany Sherrow Reporter Bobbye Jackman, four-year member of...
Oct. 9 Police Reports
Warrensburg Police Department Blake D. Westhues, 19, of St....
U.S. Senator Clair McCaskill visits campus
Sitting with President Chuck Ambrose, U.S. Sen. Clair McCaskill...
Jennies ranked No. 15 after victory over Nebraska-Kearney
by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Last season, Central Missouri...
Storytelling in the digital world
by Steven Spears News Editor Slender Man. It is...
Another ‘Murder’ in the Library
It’s that time of year again – becoming a...
Students talk about service
by Leah Wankum Managing Editor Students from a service...
Public Safety reports student assault on campus
Editor’s note: This story is updated with more information....
Letter to the editor
Dear Editor, As curator of the Johnson County Historical...
Cafe Rouge sponsors student talent showcase
The Student Talent Showcase is back with the series...
Q&A with UCM bowler Mary Wells
by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Last week, Jennies bowler...
Twice as global, twice as good?
I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but there are...
Your guide to self-confidence
by Andrea Lopez Assistant News Editor If you need...
Aug. 21 Police Reports
Warrensburg Police Department Sarah H. Spencer, 20, of Warrensburg,...
Mullin’ over Mullins
by Steven Spears News Editor Settling on a career...
General Motors donates vehicle to UCM program
General Motors recently donated a 2014 Chevy Malibu to...
Liz Wood: student rep on the UCM board of governors
by Leah Wankum Managing Editor Elizabeth Wood, an undergraduate...
Rededication of former South East Elementary School Aug. 29
Warrensburg residents, including University of Central Missouri employees and...
Art student fights to save her eye
by Amy Connor Reporter “Will trade art for surgery,”...
New bus service to and from university campuses in Warrensburg and Lee’s Summit
The UCM board of governors approved a shuttle bus...
Volunteer fair offers ways to get involved
The annual Volunteer Fair is scheduled for 11 a.m. to...
Project Community Connect needs volunteers
Project Community Connect is looking for volunteers and service...
Get the Red Out planned for Sept. 11
UCM’s annual Get the Red Out celebration will take...
UCM welcomes two new coaches
by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Central Missouri baseball and...
The seven wonders of Warrensburg
by Andrea Lopez Assistant News Editor Despite the nearly...
College or military?
by Sara Lawson Reporter It’s a question that many...
Retreat prepares freshmen for college
by Liz Wood Reporter This summer, 204 incoming freshmen,...
  • by Liz Wood Reporter Nine cadets from UCM’s Fighting Mules Battalion traveled to Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., Oct. 3-4 to compete in the Ranger Challenge. The ROTC program at UCM brought nine individuals for a team and two substitutes in case any members were injured. UCM’s Fighting Mules placed fifth overall. The Ranger Challenge competition […]

  • by Andrea Lopez Features Editor A UCM student and her boyfriend died along with two other people in an accident last week. Kelsey N. Toebben, 22, of St. Martins, Mo., died Oct. 10 due to injuries she sustained from a head-on collision on U.S. 50 near state Route 135, according to a Missouri State Highway […]

  • by Jacque Flanagan Reporter UCM hosted Col. Michael S. Hopkins to give a special presentation in honor of Ike Skelton, a late Missouri 4th District congressman and long-term supporter of Whiteman Air Force Base and UCM. Established early last year, Hopkins is the second individual to speak for the Ike Skelton lecture. The North American […]

  • by Andrea Lopez Features Editor Students recently received an email regarding the 2013 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. From aggravated assault crimes and arson, to burglary and weapons arrests, the Clery Crime Statistics chart illustrates the various criminal activities that happen at UCM. Looking at the 2012 to 2013 reported statistics, the number of […]

  • With cold weather approaching, the UCM Sociology Club, along with Johnson County United Way, are hosting a drive to collect coats and blankets in the coming weeks. Donations can be dropped off at the proper locations in the Martin, Wood and Humphreys buildings, as well as the Elliott Student Union. Johnson County United Way is […]

  • by Jasmine Grayson Reporter In response to recent campus crime, a student organization organized a peace rally on campus Oct. 8. Ralph Watson, president of the UCM chapter of the Association of Black Collegians, said the idea started with the reported gunshots heard on campus and the arrest of eight students suspected of burglary. “That […]

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  • by Christian VanLue Reporter The Mules football team (3-2, 3-2 MIAA) is marching on a winning path. After coming back from halftime deficits in their last two games, beating down Nebraska-Kearney 45-28, and the thrilling 34-31 overtime victory over Missouri...

  • By Alex Agueros Sports Editor Central Missouri shut out Washburn 44-0 Saturday Oct. 11. Senior UCM quarterback Hayden Hawk ran for three rushing touchdowns as the Mules outgained the Ichabods 451 yards to 183. “A shutout is a big-time...

  • By Alex Agueros Sports Editor The then-No. 10 ranked Jennies were trailing 1-0 at halftime against Missouri Southern Oct. 10. Head coach Lewis Theobald is notorious for preaching about his players “wanting” to play, and probably mentioned the intensity...

  • Jennies golf third at UMSL

    October 18th, 2014
    Jennies golf third at UMSL

    by Christian VanLue Reporter Jennie’s golf is in its third year at Central Missouri. However, even in its infancy, it is showing signs of improvement and future triumphs. “We’re shooting about 19 or 20 under than what we did...

  • Highlights: Smith’s takeaway

    October 18th, 2014
    Highlights: Smith’s takeaway

    PHOTOS BY AJ JONES / PHOTOGRAPHER Senior defensive back Connor Smith picked off sophomore Washburn quarterback Zeke Palmer in the second quarter in UCM’s 44-0 win over Washburn. Smith’s interception was one of three Mules takeaways.

  • by Reid Karscig Reporter The execution of the serve was flawless, perfect even. After wiping the soles of her shoes, she bounces the ball a handful of times before spinning it quickly in her right hand. She takes three...

  • by Alex Agueros Sports Editor No. 10 ranked Central Missouri Jennies soccer (9-0-1, 6-0 MIAA) edged out Fort Hays State (5-4-1, 3-2-1) in overtime 2-1 for their seventh straight win. After picking up a 3-0 win over Nebraska-Kearney the...

  • by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Last season, Central Missouri volleyball crossed paths with Nebraksa-Kearney three times. The Jennies swept the series 3-0 including a five-set victory in the NCAA Central Regional tournament. Saturday’s results were similar, and this time...

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