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  • UCM Hosts 150th Anniversary Celebration May 3, 2021
      The University of Central Missouri paused classes on Tuesday, April 27 to celebrate Founder’s Day and the university’s 150th anniversary. From 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the university hosted a campus picnic in the quadrangle. The program included guest speakers, food, drinks and an opportunity to take a picture with a live mule or...
    Written by Michael Lewis, Reporter
  • Goodbye Muleskinner Spring 2021 Graduates April 30, 2021
    Skye Melcher: Features Editor and Distribution Coordinator   Skye has worked for the Muleskinner since 2019. She started as a reporter, and this school year she stepped up into the position of features editor and then distribution coordinator. She is always a strong presence in the newsroom, coaching her direct reports and bringing together the Muleskinner...
    Written by Muleskinner Staff
  • Senior Spotlight: Aaron Westhoff April 30, 2021
    University of Central Missouri senior Aaron Westhoff has been running since his freshman year of high school. Westhoff runs for cross country and track and field. For cross country, he runs five miles and on track, he runs 3.8 miles.    He said that his mom is an inspiration to him because she ran marathons and...
    Written by Meah Copeland, Sports Editor
  • Football Mules Gearing Up for Next Season April 29, 2021
    The University of Central Missouri’s football team hosted a joint practice with the Augustana University Vikings on Saturday, April 17. This is the first time that the Mules have taken the field and participated in game-like activity with another team since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.    With a canceled 2020-21 season, the Mules were...
    Written by Zayin Barnes, Reporter
  • Cowboys & Covid-19: Professional Bull Riding Event Hosted in Kansas City April 29, 2021
    March 20-21, the Professional Bull Riding Unleash the Beast event came to Kansas City, Missouri. The event consisted of two rounds, and a championship round to declare a winner. Entry to this event was limited because of COVID-19 restrictions.     On March 20, socially-distanced PBR fans watched Jose Victor Leme winning round one scoring 90 points...
    Written by Meah Copeland and Lauryn Morrow