Tag: Elliott Student Union

United Student Housing Association hosts Halloween Bash

The sound of the Addams Family theme song could be heard throughout the party. The United Student Housing Association hosted a Halloween Bash Oct. 28 in the Union Ballroom that was bursting with fall fun. The spooky night included drinks and snacks, fall crafts and coloring, face-painting, ring toss, raffle prizes, tarot card reading and… Read more »

Unwinding at midterm… with monsters

The midway point of the semester can bring lots of work, stress and fatigue. There are many things people can do to work through those things. One common, centuries-old remedy is dressing up like monsters or the undead and competing in carnival-style games. That was the landscape at the Elliott Student Union on Wednesday, where… Read more »

Union project moves forward

Since October, construction machinery and materials have filled the space in front of the Elliott Student Union, while areas inside the Union have been blocked off due to construction. The $7 million project, which involves revamping the south entrance to the Union and adding an auditorium, has been moving forward despite problems along the way…. Read more »

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 »

The Union turns 56

On Wednesday, students came together at the Elliott Student Union to celebrate its 56th birthday, complete with cake and punch, and later in the afternoon, pins, Pepsi and pizza were available as well. Throughout the day, Sodexo offered a variety of specials including 56 cent tacos at Taco Bell and 56 cent fries at Steak… Read more »

Financing in place, Union renovation proceeds

After a few years of planning, construction is close to beginning on the renovations to the Elliott Student Union. The Elliott Student Union Master Plan Phase I Project includes the addition of a 300-seat auditorium, revisions to the south entrance facing Clark Street and modifications to Steak ‘n Shake and the Union Bowling Center. In… Read more »

Union Master plan Phase 1: Financing the plan

Committee to meet financial advisors next week on Union renovations The Elliott Student Union may get a facelift worth approximately $7.5 million. The first phase of the proposed plan moves the main entrance, currently located under the clock face on the east side, to the south entrance near the visitor’s parking lot. The project also includes… Read more »