Author: Aneliese Peeler

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UCM to present Charno Award

Every year, the University of Central Missouri presents an award to the top male and female student of the graduating class. This is the Charno Award and is scheduled to be presented at 4 p.m. Thursday in the Elliott Student Union, Rooms 234 and 236. Students are first nominated by organizations, faculty and staff and… Read more »

Library hosts e-book workshop

E-books are growing in popularity and UCM librarians are working to help the campus community navigate these resources. Anthony Kaiser, associate professor and humanities librarian, is scheduled to present a workshop regarding the use of e-books from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28. in the James C. Kirkpatrick Library, Room 2441. Kaiser said the… Read more »

UCM professor set to perform In Estonia

The music department at UCM continues to extend its reach around the globe. Jeff Kaiser, assistant professor of music technology and composition, is set to perform in Estonia for the 2019 World Music Days Festival this May. Kaiser was selected to participate in the event, organized by the International Society for Contemporary Music, along with… Read more »

Marching Mules teaching assistants gain real-world experience

The UCM marching band teaching assistants took their positions for different reasons but share one thing: the opportunity for experience. The job of the Marching Mules teaching assistants is to help the students and teach them as if they were the band directors themselves. The four teaching assistants are Zach Dennis, Abby Kaiser, Shelby Rouse… Read more »

Anime club gets an increase in members

From sprightly game nights to relaxing viewing nights, the Animation Expression Society at UCM has shown different forms of entertainment to the students. The AES has seen an increase in membership due to the addition of different activities and interests from freshmen. Britt Griffin, a senior graphic design and illustration major and club treasurer, said… Read more »

Music software company visits UCM

UCM music students learned about software and production through the Ableton University Tour Tuesday, at Hart Recital Hall. Ableton is a company that creates products used by musicians, DJs, and producers. These products include Ableton Live, a program that turns the computer into an instrument, and Push, a hardware instrument controller that allows musicians to… Read more »