Tag: Freedom Scholarship Dinner

Three students awarded Freedom Scholarship

Three UCM students were awarded the Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Scholarship for $3,000. Mariah Woodson, freshman nursing major; Arlanda Brown, senior sociology major; and K’Ron Richardson, sophomore criminal justice major, were awarded the scholarship Jan. 22 at the Freedom Scholarship Dinner in the Elliott Student Union Ballroom. The guest speaker was UCM alumni Robert… Read more »

UCM alumna stresses equality, education

By LEAH WANKUM Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The packed ballroom in the Union was silent Tuesday as a diverse body of students, alumni, faculty, staff and special guests hung on every word of Cynthia Johnson’s message. That message centered on her beginnings as a child in poverty, dealing with a speech impediment, into her work… Read more »