Tag: state of the university address

UCM president’s six areas of focus

Interim President Roger Best outlined six areas of focus for UCM in his State of the University Address Wednesday: Sustainable financial and operating structure, academic program quality, institutional culture, alumni engagement and fundraising, growing enrollment, and marketing and branding. Sustainable financial and operating structure “We’ve got to get away from routine work that’s repetitive and… Read more »

Interim president plans to maintain forward momentum

Despite the unexpected change in the presidency at the University of Central Missouri, this year is not merely a bridge to next year and the school’s interim president is not simply keeping the seat warm. Roger Best, who assumed the role of interim president on Aug. 1, delivered his first State of the University Address… Read more »

Chuck Ambrose: UCM is ‘leading to a greater degree’

By STEVEN SPEARS News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The Crossing – South at Holden’s south side plaza was filled to the brim Thursday for UCM’s annual state of the university address. More than 150 faculty, staff and students flocked to the plaza to hear what President Chuck Ambrose had to say about the coming year. Ambrose… Read more »