Jennies golfer honored as Academic All-American

UCM women’s golfer Elizabeth Leath was recently named College Sports Information Director’s of America Academic All-American, according to a press release. This season, she averaged 78.33 per round in 11 tournaments, had three second-place finishes, including a 2-under-par finish at the MIAA Fall Preview. She finished tied for 10th place at the MIAA Championships and… Read more »

WMMC receives new technology for the Pain Center

The Western Missouri Medical Center Foundation Board purchased a new radio frequency ablation machine for $100,000 to treat patients in the Pain Center, according to a press release. “Thanks to the generous donation of the WMMC Foundation and our donors, we are able to continue offering advanced services here, such as a radio frequency ablation… Read more »

Folk singer Pierce Pettis to perform at UCM

The Office of Student Activities is hosting an outdoor concert Friday to thank UCM staff and faculty who have helped serve the student community. The Office of Student Activities and the Student Recreation and Wellness Center is sponsoring a concert at 7 p.m. to thank UCM employees and community members who have helped serve UCM students… Read more »

Puppies reunite to celebrate $15,000 grant

Old Drum & Friends Animal Shelter was the scene Saturday morning for a reunion of half a dozen dogs for the first time since their adoption. The pet owners brought the dogs they adopted as part of an event the shelter hosted in celebration of a $15,000 grant awarded to the shelter to purchase flea… Read more »

MIAA announces Academic Excellence and Scholar Athlete Award recipients, 18 UCM student-athletes honored

The MIAA announced the winners of their Academic Excellence and Scholar Athlete Awards for student-athletes in spring sport programs, according to a press release. Four student-athletes earned the Academic Excellence Award and 14 were named MIAA Scholar-Athletes. UCM’s Academic Excellence Award recipients were Ian Barnes, men’s golf; Mason Janvrin, baseball; Elizabeth Leath, women’s golf; and Kymmalett… Read more »