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In this issue, Sept. 7 – Sept. 13: Page 3 > News UCM experiencing growth in full-time Undergraduate and Transfer students Page 4 > News UCM health center and Western Missouri Medical cent to hot ‘Mammo Days’ Page > Lifestyle Digging the dead: Anthropology student explores future career Page 7 > Centerfold / News Summer… Read more »

Provost reinstates wages, graduate assistantship after abeyance

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The Muleskinner staff wages have been reinstated. After a roller coaster ride of events this summer regarding Missouri’s higher education budget cuts, the Muleskinner staff will publish its first digital issue Thursday, Aug. 24, at digitalBURG.com. Provost/Chief Learning Officer Deborah Curtis reinstated the student wages budget and the budget for managing editor… Read more »

Alum receives Young Journalist award

By LEAH WANKUM Managing Editor (COLUMBIA, Mo., digitalBURG) — Only two years after graduating UCM, she’s already received statewide recognition for her work in journalism. Nicole Cooke, 2013 UCM alumna, is the news editor and city reporter for the Sedalia Democrat, in Sedalia, Missouri. For her efforts these last two years, she was recognized as a 2015 William E. James Outstanding Young Journalist of… Read more »

No easy answer for gun control

By LEAH WANKUM Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — I don’t know much about guns. I spent the past six years of my life thinking the first gun I shot was a .22, but it turns out a .22 is just the kind of bullet I used. For the record, I still don’t know what kind of… Read more »