Category: Campus Coverage

Open-Mic Vigil: All Performances

VIDEO BY KAITLIN BROTHERS / MULTIMEDIA EDITOR (WARRENSBURG, Mo.) –Wednesday, Aug. 23, UCM students hosted an open-mic vigil in honor of Charlottesville. Students performed songs, played instruments, gave spoken-word poems, and speeches. This video showcases all the performances that were shown. For more information about this event, refer to the story.

Students Host Open Mic Vigil in Honor of Charlottesville

VIDEO BY KAITLIN BROTHERS / MULTIMEDIA EDITOR (WARRENSBURG, Mo.) –UCM organizations came together to host the “UCM Stands with Charlottesville” open mic vigil, Wednesday, Aug. 23 on campus. Students performed songs, spoken-word poems, speeches, and wrote on their feelings of love on the banner. Watch the video for the full story.

Spotlight hosts Fun Before Finals

By LAUREN KOSKE Multimedia Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The week preceding finals week can be one of the most stressful for college students. The Spotlight and UCM’s Office of Student Activities hosts Fun Before Finals every semester, incorporating various activities to combat this stress. Video contributors include Kaitlin Brothers and Wiley Blotcher.     

Global Vision Scholarship takes students to Cuba

By LAUREN KOSKE Multimedia Editor The students who volunteered in Cuba this summer shared their experiences with students, faculty and community members on Tuesday, October 4th at 11:30-1:00 in an information session focussing on UCM’s Global Vision Scholarship. The Global Visions Scholarship is a fully-paid volunteer opportunity for students interested in traveling to Cuba, and is… Read more »

UCM Fall concert featuring 3OH!3

By LAUREN KOSKE Multimedia Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Spotlight brought performing artists 3OH!3, Chevy Woods and Marcus Johnson to the Multipurpose Building Friday, Sept. 9, for the fall concert. About 425 students came out to the show. Jon Barr, Spotlight special events coordinator, said the fall concert is one of the largest events he helps plan…. Read more »

Where were you on 9/11? Faculty, staff and students share their stories

By DENISE ELAM Features Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Fifteen years have passed since the terrorist attacks that took place on Sept. 11, 2001, but for many the memories of that day are still vivid and real. Senior Airman William Burgess was stationed in the Royal Air Force Mildenhall in England when the attacks happened…. Read more »