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UCM Daily - Monday, April 21


Undergraduate Spring/Summer Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Spring and summer undergraduate degree candidates who intend to participate in the Saturday, May 10th commencement ceremony may pick up ...
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Barry and Diane Whitworth present the First Blaine Whitworth Memorial
The purpose of the Entrepreneurial Launch Series is to honor the memory of William "Blaine" Whitworth and to continue his spirit of caring ...
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Pizza Oven Construction from Cob Demonstration
Have you ever thought about using cob as an alternative building material for an outdoor pizza oven, a garden shed, or even a house? It is ...
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2014 Johnson County CROP Hunger Walk set for Saturday
The 10th annual Johnson County CROP Hunger Walk will begin with registration at 9 a.m. and the step-off at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 26, at ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Foundation Board Approves Increased Endowment Payout Rate
For the third straight year, the University of Central Missouri Foundation Board of Directors has approved an increased endowment payout, ...
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Opportunity Grant program funds Women in Leadership Conference
The UCM Foundation is proud to announce the commence of an Opportunity Grant funded project, the Women in Leadership Conference. Sponsored ...
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Tell us what you think about UCM sustainability
The Office of Sustainability is looking for faculty willing to participate in a brief, 10-question survey. It will only take a couple ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

TIAA-CREF rep Kyle Andrews will be on our campus May 7th.
TIAA-CREF rep Kyle Andrews will be on our campus May 7th 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him you will need to call ...
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"Muscle Shoals," a miraculous spot for music recording, tonight on KMOS-TV
Muscle Shoals, Alabama is an unlikely breeding ground for some of America's most creative and defiant music, but it is the place at which ...
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Faculty Senate Meeting April 23, 2014

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday April 23, 2014. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at or call 4808

University Store

Boots Skincare & Cosmetics special

Through April 30th, you'll receive a free Body Butter when you purchase a Boots item.

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For more information:
Go to:
Download: BootsAprUCMDaily.jpg
Contact University Store at or call 660-543-4370

Previously Posted News and Events

Awards & Honors

Swope Honored as Outstanding Support Staff Member
Duard "Putt" Swope, KMOS-TV broadcast engineer, was honored by the UCM Support Staff Council with its annual award at the group's breakfast. ...
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Haute Trash Returns To UCM
In it's fifth year as part of UCM Earthweek 365, Haute Trash Fashion Show returns to the Sandra Temple Elliott Ballroom Monday April 21st at ...
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Career Services - 20 Year Celebration
Celebrate with Career Services on having more than a 90% employment rate for the past 20 years next Monday, April 21st from 1:00-3:00 p.m. ...
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Retirement Reception
Please join us in wishing Kim Vansell a happy retirement and best wishes in her new role as Director of the National Center for Campus ...
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Volunteers Needed! WILS Spring Work!
The volunteer event is Sat., April 26 from 10-2 p.m. with WILS (West Central Independent Living Solutions). ...
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Royals vs Cardinals baseball Game
A Royals Cardinals baseball game always brings friendly fan banter, but we have made it even more special as our first joint venture of our ...
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Temporary Washington Street Closing
As demolition/construction progresses at the site of The Crossing - South at Holden, plans are being made to temporarily close a section of ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

AFLAC-rep Larry Mertens will be on campus Thursday, April 24th.
AFLAC rep Larry Mertens will be on campus Thurs., April 24th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda for an ...
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David Yount from MetLife will be on campus Tuesday, April 22nd.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Tues., April 22nd from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For an appointment please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Student Activities

LEAD and PCSW: Women in Leadership Conference, THIS Wednesday, April 23, Union, 8am-3pm
Join the President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) and LEAD for the Women in Leadership Conference THIS Wednesday, April 23, in ...
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You Are Invited

Orientation Briefing
An overview and update on changes to orientation will be held during our orientation briefing on Tuesday, April 22 from 3-4 pm in Union ...
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UCM Calendar of Events

Events for Monday, 4/21/2014

All Day Recreation & Leisure: Humans vs. Zombies
11:00 AM Blackboard Course Customization [Faculty & Staff Only]
2:00 PM Google Mail Tips and Tricks [Faculty & Staff Only]
3:00 PM Google Calendar Tips and Tricks [Faculty & Staff Only]
7:00 PM Haute Trash Fashion Show