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Four terms remain expired at UCM, 46 statewide in higher ed

By LEAH WANKUM Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Gov. Jay Nixon announced the reappointment of Mary Long of Kansas City to the board of governors at the University of Central Missouri.…

Faculty Senate discusses SRAM

By ALEX AGUEROS Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Central Missouri’s department budgets may be tweaked as part of the installation of a Strategic Resource Allocation Model, as discussed by the UCM Faculty…

Latinos longing for success

By ANDREA LOPEZ News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — They account for nearly 17 percent of the U.S. population; yet, the presence of Hispanics on campus seems to be little recognized. “They…

Jennies basketball falls 59-50 to top-ranked Fort Hays

Jennies basketball falls 59-50 to top-ranked Fort Hays

Central Missouri likely embraced the challenge of hosting a No. 1 ranked Fort Hays State women’s basketball team. Last season, the Jennies upset No. 1 ranked Emporia State 62-61 in…

Fort Hays basketball upsets No. 15 Mules, 69-68

Fort Hays basketball upsets No. 15 Mules, 69-68

by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Senior guard D’Marnier Cunningham raced the basketball down the court, drove to the elbow and shot from 18 feet out in the closing seconds of…

Professor guides discussion on Nelson-Atkins exhibit

Professor guides discussion on Nelson-Atkins exhibit

By BETHANY SHERROW Assistant News Editor (KANSAS CITY, Mo., digitalBURG) — In July 1839, African captives aboard the Spanish vessel Amistad overtook Spanish slave traders who had illegally abducted them and steered…

UCM launches campus climate survey

By LEAH WANKUM Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The university sent out a survey to all students this week in order to gauge the campus climate on Title IX issues at…

What makes a hero?

By STEVEN SPEARS News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Not all heroes wear capes. UCM students enrolled in English courses this year may have been introduced to the idea of unconventional heroism…

Mules basketball defeats Concordia-St. Paul 77-52, UCM 2-0

Mules basketball defeats Concordia-St. Paul 77-52, UCM 2-0

by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Senior Central Missouri guard Roosevelt Scott attended high school less than 10 miles away from the campus of Concordia-St. Paul. He had a game to…

Mules defeat Minnesota-Duluth 78-60 in season opener

Mules defeat Minnesota-Duluth 78-60 in season opener

  by Alex Agueros Sports Editor Another season of Central Missouri basketball tipped off Friday evening. For the first time in three years, the Mules opened their season at home…