Story by Jason Brown/Managing Editor Video by Kaitlin Brothers/News Editor Students, faculty, alumni and members of the community gathered Thursday afternoon in the Multipurpose Building to witness another milestone in the 148-year history of UCM. The 23-year UCM career of Roger J. Best culminated in his installation as the university’s 16th president. The ceremony represented… Read more »
Author: Muleskinner Staff
By Anthony Lubbers/Director of Student Financial Assistance In honor of Financial Literacy month, the Office of Student Financial Assistance would like for students to commit to financial wellness as they complete their education and transition to the professional world. The office will have a table set up in the Ward Edwards foyer from 9:30 to… Read more »
Following two walk-off wins against Emporia State Saturday, Jennies softball (22-12, 8-3 MIAA) traveled to Pittsburg State (19-22, 7-9 MIAA) for a midweek two-game series Tuesday in Pittsburg, Kansas. The Jennies fell behind early in the first game after the Gorillas plated three runs on a double and single. Runs in the second and third… Read more »
Jennies golf wrapped up its regular season at the Central Region Preview Tuesday at Rivercut Golf Course in Springfield, Missouri. In a field of 20 teams, the Jennies finished tied with three teams for 10th place. After finishing the first round in ninth place, the Jennies struggled to improve their day one performance in the… Read more »
UCM outdoor track and field remained busy over the weekend as the team sent athletes to two different events. The throwers competed at the Central Methodist Invite in Fayette, Missouri, while the rest of the team attended the SBU Bearcat Invitational in Boliver, Missouri. The Jennies team of Jyl Stewart, Grace Wormek, Destiney Nash and… Read more »
Two of the highest scoring games of Mules baseball’s (22-11, 14-7 MIAA) season came over the weekend in a three-game series with Missouri Southern State in Joplin. The first game of the series resulted in a 4-2 win for the Mules but in no way alluded to the 67 runs the teams combined to score… Read more »
In this issue, April 11 – April 24 Page 1 > News Best to be inaugurated April 18 Page 2 > News Students raise awareness about hunger Page 3 > News Mock Interview Week opens opportunities for students UCM is going to the dogs Page 4 > News Tuition and fees to increase fall 2019… Read more »
The MidAmerica Intercollegiate Athletics Association announced the recipients of its winter academic awards. Thirteen UCM athletes were awarded either the Academic Excellence Award or the Scholar-Athlete Award. In order to earn the Academic Excellence Award, athletes must achieve a 4.0 GPA or better and accrue more than two terms at their institution. Dominique Hampton (wrestling),… Read more »
Phoebe Mary Sawtelle, 81, of Warrensburg, formerly of Windsor, Massachusetts, died Saturday morning at her home.
Daniel Lee Webber, 70, formerly of Vincennes, Indiana, died April 3 at the Warrensburg Manor.