Author: Kylie Jacks

Taylor Beeman, construction management major

Faces of UCM: Taylor Beeman

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Construction management has the perception of being a male dominated major, but that did not stop Taylor Beeman from building her dreams into a reality. Beeman is a sophomore construction management major with a minor in business administration and has been doing carpentry since she was in the seventh grade. She said… Read more »

Faces of UCM: Kyle Samford

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – When Kyle Samford isn’t fueling airplanes at Skyhaven Airport, practicing aircraft recognition for Flight Team, or attending conferences for the Missouri Airport Managers Association, he likes to spend his time off the ground. Samford is a senior aviation management major who received his private pilot license in 2015 with 50 hours of… Read more »

FACES OF UCM: Emma Luechtefeld

Over the summer, Emma Luechtefeld spent six weeks in western Ireland digging trenches in order to find history, not just read about it. “We excavated two trenches at Isert Kelly Castle just outside of Galway,” Luechtefeld said. “The excavation process was pretty intense, it was a lot more physical than I expected. We basically had… Read more »