Author: Carley Taylor

HOW COLLEGES ARE HANDLING COVID-19

March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared the COVID-19, better known as the Coronavirus, a pandemic. Amid the spread of the virus, multiple schools and universities across the country, and the globe, have closed for the summer, opting for online classes to finish the year. Although some students are excited by not having to… Read more »

Shoot your shot: SRWC hosts open archery event

The UCM Student Recreation and Wellness Center is hosting open archery nights from 8-10 p.m., on the last Friday of the month, until the end of the semester. The open archery began during the 2020 spring semester on the last Friday of January. No experience with a bow and arrow is necessary to participate. The… Read more »

UCM Becomes Second Missouri University to Offer Esports

There’s a new team on campus. The University of Central Missouri is the second school in Missouri, following the University of Missouri, to have an esports program available for its students. A total of 27 scholarships currently come along with it. Assistant professor of mathematics, Steven Shattuck, worked with the National Association of Collegiate Esports… Read more »

Kevin Bozeman brings tour to UCM

“Last Comic Standing” semifinalist Kevin Bozeman is coming to the University of Central Missouri. The Spotlight is hosting the comedy show from 8-9:30 p.m. Thursday, March 28, in the Union Ballroom, Room 240E. Bozeman has made appearances on HBO, Comedy Central, NBC, CBS and Fox. He is known for his Dry Bar Comedy special “Clean… Read more »