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Unexplained smell closes JCKL computer lab

By CASSIE SLANA Senior Writer (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The Harmon Computer Commons, located in the James C. Kirkpatrick Library, smelled so much it closed for a day. Gail Staines, dean of…

Community gathers for Tyler Oakley

By LAUREN KOSKE Multimedia Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — YouTuber Tyler Oakley pointed to the crowd from the stage of Hendricks Hall, singling out digital media production student Erin Wides, who sat…

Faculty discusses proposed intellectual property policy changes

By DENISE ELAM Features Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The Faculty Senate at the University of Central Missouri is scheduled to discuss proposed revisions to the university’s Intellectual Property Rights Policy…

Student-led PR firm gains experience at #teamUCM night

By CASSIE SLANA Senior Writer (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — UCM’s student-led public relations firm hosted a social media night Thursday, Feb. 7, as the Mules and Jennies basketball teams faced Lincoln. Cole…

International student forum addresses state of uncertainty

International student forum addresses state of uncertainty

By JACQUE FLANAGAN Design Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — UCM President Chuck Ambrose hosted two international student forums to address concerns stemming from President Donald Trump’s recent international travel ban.…

Skyhaven Airport plans for infrastructure improvements

Skyhaven Airport plans for infrastructure improvements

By STEVEN SPEARS Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The Max B. Swisher Skyhaven Airport may be getting several million dollars worth of improvements this summer at 10 percent of…

Green Dot talks prevention at SGA meeting

By ALLYSON COOK Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — A Green Dot staff member spoke to UCM’s Student Government Association at their meetings Tuesday and Wednesday. Holly Weiss, Green Dot’s violence prevention specialist,…

Teachers association hosts forum with legislators

By CHRIS HOLMBERG Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Warrensburg Community Teachers Association is scheduled to host the fourth annual Evening With our Legislators at 6 p.m. Thursday at Martin…

MC Sports files for bankruptcy

By CASSIE SLANA Senior Writer (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — MC Sports has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company announced its bankruptcy Tuesday, Feb. 14, in a news release. The company plans…

Spotlight brings Vegas to UCM

By TAYLOR ANDERSON Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Spotlight hosted a Welcome to Vegas event Thursday, Feb. 9, bringing casino-style games to students on campus. The event, which included card games like…