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Standing ovation doesn’t do ‘X’ performances justice

Standing ovation doesn’t do ‘X’ performances justice

By RYAN EVENS Guest Columnist (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — When I walked into the Highlander Theatre, the first thing that struck me was the size of the audience. When one…

Together we are better: A look at the Women’s March in Kansas City

Together we are better: A look at the Women’s March in Kansas City

By PAIGE ARCANO Reporter (KANSAS CITY, Mo., digitalBURG) — “Whose voice?” “Our voice!” “Whose voice?” “Our voice!” “Whose voice?” “Our voice!” The echo of this chant rang through Washington Square Park…

The 2016 presidential election: an awakening and beyond the rhetoric

By ROBYNN KUHLMANN Guest Columnist (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — This has been a very busy election season for me. Along with teaching and research, I receive media inquiries. This means…

Working toward one world

By JESSICA FRASER Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — For thousands of years, countries have struggled with the concepts of nationalism and internationalism as they established their foreign policy. When they…

A Journey to Pakistan

By ANNEMARIE CARRIGAN Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Hello there. I was able to go to an event called “A Journey to Pakistan” on Wednesday, October 26. This event was…

Evolution of the Mule

Evolution of the Mule

By BETHANY SHERROW News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — A life-size statue of a mule was recently completed as part of a parking lot improvement project at UCM, with the intent…

Giving a voice to refugees

By ANNEMARIE CARRIGAN Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — I was able to go to an academic conference called “Uprooted—Refugees/Migrants/The Displaced” Oct. 10 and 11 in the Elliott Student Union. At…

Kane stands out in vice presidential debate

By ANNEMARIE CARRIGAN Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — I was able to watch the vice presidential debate on Tuesday, Oct. 4. The two candidates are Mike Pence and Tim Kane. Pence is…

Healthy eating habits

By VENKATARAGHAVAN RAMAMOORTHY Guest Columnist (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — My research began when I asked my students in an understanding nutrition class about the quality of foods being served by…

Greek like me

By JESSICA FRASER Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — When Brooke Ley moved to Warrensburg to attend UCM, she was more interested in making friends than joining a sorority. “I was…

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