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UCM Daily

News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, September 29


Academics

Enrollment holds have been placed for spring enrollment
As needed, holds have been placed on student accounts for spring enrollment. Various offices place holds for different reasons (testing ...
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Events

Coat Drive
We are collecting new or gently used coats for the Project Community Connect. Donations can be dropped off in Student Activities, Union ...
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Traditions' Build Your Own Taco!
Join us for Tuesday night's special: Build Your Own Taco! For just $1 each, you select the toppings and we fill them up. The special begins ...
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Traditions' 1/2 Price Appetizers!
Come out to Traditions tonight to enjoy half-price appetizers from 6 p.m. until close. Choose from a range of items including boneless ...
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Celebrate National Coffee Day!
Celebrate National Coffee Day on Monday, Sept. 29 from 9-11:30 a.m. in the Union atrium. Enjoy coffee and pastry samples from businesses on ...
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Non-Profit Approach to End International Sex Trafficking
Hannah Herr of the non-profit organization Daughters Rising will be coming to UCM on October 8th to give a lecture on her work within ...
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Non-Profit Approach to End International Sex Trafficking
Hannah Herr of the non-profit organization Daughters Rising will be coming to UCM on October 8th to give a lecture on her work within ...
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In C: The Birth of Minimalism
Amazing music and new technology: Terry Riley's monumental work, "In C," composed in 1964,is widely recognized as the first masterwork of ...
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In C: The Birth of Minimalism
Amazing music and new technology: Terry Riley's monumental work, "In C," composed in 1964,is widely recognized as the first masterwork of ...
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John Sherer In Concert - "The Pipes of McManis"
Charles W. McManis was a renowned American organbuilder and accomplished organist from Kansas City whose career spanned over 60 years. The ...
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2014 Holiday Market Vendor Registration
The holidays are right around the corner! Elliott Student Union's Annual Holiday Market is set for Wednesday, December 3, 4:00 pm - 7:00 ...
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Johnson County Heart Walk Raises Awareness, Funds to Fight No. 1 Killer
While preparations are underway for the 2014 Johnson County Heart Walk at the University of Central Missouri Saturday, Oct. 4, people ...
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Lake Cottage Duo In Concert
The Lake Cottage Duo, featuring Juanita Becker on piano and Sheri Mattson on oboe, will present the music of women composers and standard ...
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Faculty

Student Progress Reports (Mid-Semester Deficiency Grades) are Due Today
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports (mid-semester deficiency grades) now through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 30th. Grades can ...
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Student Progress Reports (Mid-Semester Deficiency Grades) are Due Tuesday, September 30th at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports (mid-semester deficiency grades) now through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 30th. Grades can ...
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Retirement Option Reminder
CURP or MOSERS? ...
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From Thought to Action
A Student Workshop on Non-Profit Based Activism in Local and International Arenas. Thursday, October 9, 2:30-5:30 pm, Union 235. See ...
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General

Campus Cupboard Food Drive September 15th - October 18th
The Support Staff and Professional Staff Councils are teaming up to sponsor a food drive for the Campus Cupboard. Donation bins will be in ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy Offering POST Certification Courses
The Central Missouri Police Academy at UCM is offering the following POST approved courses for officers in need of either core or elective ...
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2014 / 2015 Printing Services Calendars
2014 / 2015 Printing Services calendars are now available! These are complimentary and free of charge to the university community. ...
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2014 / 2015 Printing Services Calendars
2014 / 2015 Printing Services calendars are now available! These are complimentary and free of charge to the university community. ...
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UCM Dining by Sodexo Fall Survey
We want to hear from you! This is your chance to tell us how we are doing. Please take a few minutes to rate our performance at one of the ...
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UCM Dining by Sodexo Fall Survey
We want to hear from you! This is your chance to tell us how we are doing. Please take a few minutes to rate our performance at one of the ...
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The Office of Mentoring, Advocacy and Peer Support is looking for volunteer Victim Advocates.
Advocates should be highly motivated students and staff with good interpersonal communication skills. Advocates will provide crisis ...
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Health & Wellness

Fall is back and it's time for your annual Flu Vaccine!
Come on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 8:00 - 3:30 pm in Union 236/238 for your vaccine. Please bring your Insurance Card with you. If you ...
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Fall is back and it's time for your annual Flu Vaccine!
Come on Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 8:00 - 3:30 pm in Union 236/238 for your vaccine. Please bring your Insurance Card with you. If you ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Insurance Reminders
Have you had a qualifying event? Does your child need to be a full time student for health, dental or vision coverage? ...
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KMOS-TV

Hispanic Heritage Awards
Filmed at the historic Warner Theater in Washington, DC, this program honors recipients of the 27th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards. The ...
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Successful Women in Comedy
Track the rise of women in the world of comedy, from the "dangerous" comedy of 70s sitcoms like "Maude" to the groundbreaking women of the ...
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News

Governor Names Curtis to Missouri Charter Public School Commission
The University of Central Missouri, the first higher education institution in Missouri to sponsor charter schools, is now being tapped by ...
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Support for Whiteman Air Force Base, Veterans Shared with House Interim Committee
Comments focused on the contributions active duty military men and women, veterans and their dependents make to the campus and surrounding ...
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Support for Whiteman Air Force Base, Veterans Shared with House Interim Committee
Comments focused on the contributions active duty military men and women, veterans and their dependents make to the campus and surrounding ...
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Spacewalker Col. Michael Hopkins Presents Skelton Lecture Oct. 9
Col. Michael S. Hopkins, a NASA astronaut who walked in space Sept. 25, 2013 as a flight engineer on the International Space Station, will ...
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Spacewalker Col. Michael Hopkins Presents Skelton Lecture Oct. 9
Col. Michael S. Hopkins, a NASA astronaut who walked in space Sept. 25, 2013 as a flight engineer on the International Space Station, will ...
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Openings & Closings

Procurement, Mail Services and Central Receiving Closing on 10/2/14
The Office of Procurement and Materials Management, Mail Services and Central Receiving will be closed for training from 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 ...
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Student Activities

Let's Talk: #UCMDiversity

Come talk about National Hispanic Heritage Month! Free coffee and tea will be provided to participants.

For more information:
Go to: https://www.facebook.com/events/505853689551275/?ref=3&ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular
Download: LetsTalk_Sept_Spot.jpg
Contact Brianna Nesbitt at bnesbitt@ucmo.edu

Let's Talk: #UCMDiversity

Come talk about National Hispanic Heritage Month! Free coffee and tea will be provided to participants.

For more information:
Go to: https://www.facebook.com/events/505853689551275/?ref=3&ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular
Download: LetsTalk_Sept_Spot.jpg
Contact Brianna Nesbitt at bnesbitt@ucmo.edu

Diversity to Go
Could your group or organization benefit from a diversity-based session or presentation? Check out Diversity to Go! We offer an array of ...
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SATURDAYS STORIES & SLICES - October 4th
Location: Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg -- 11:00 a.m. Children's activities and crafts related to a fall theme. Parents stay for ...
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SATURDAYS STORIES & SLICES - October 4th
Location: Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg -- 11:00 a.m. Children's activities and crafts related to a fall theme. Parents stay for ...
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Leadership 2 Go Presenters Needed
Student Activities is looking for faculty and staff that are willing to present to Student Organizations periodically through the academic ...
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Digital Gaming Center (DGC) MADDEN 15 Tournament on PS4
Digital Gaming Center (DGC) hosts monthly tournaments, and this month's tournament is MADDEN 15. The tournament will be held on Tuesday, ...
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Digital Gaming Center (DGC) MADDEN 15 Tournament on PS4
Digital Gaming Center (DGC) hosts monthly tournaments, and this month's tournament is MADDEN 15. The tournament will be held on Tuesday, ...
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MULE DASH in COLOR 5K Run/Walk - Saturday, October 25th
Registration begins at 9:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 10:00. ...
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MULE DASH in COLOR 5K Run/Walk - Saturday, October 25th
Registration begins at 9:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 10:00. ...
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University Store

Boots Skincare and Cosmetics promotion

You have through September 30th to receive a 25% discount on regularly-priced #7 and Botanics Skincare and Cosmetics.

For more information:
Go to: ucmbookstore.com
Download: BootsSeptUCMdaily.jpg
Contact University Store at ucmbookstore@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-4370

Pigskin Payoff time ...
Thanks to the Mules Football Team, our Pigskin Payoff is 30%. ...
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You Are Invited

UCM Students Will Present Panel Discussion on Global Vision Experience
Join the recipients of the 2014 Global Vision Scholarships for a panel presentation describing their service project in India with the ...
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