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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, March 23


Academics

Cap and Gown Distribution for Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate graduation candidates who intend to participate in the May 8th or 9th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns ...
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Cap and Gown Distribution for Undergraduate Students
Undergraduate graduation candidates who intend to participate in the May 8th or 9th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Class is Monday, March 30th
The last day for students to drop a full semester course is Monday, March 30th . The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary by ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Class is Monday, March 30th
The last day for students to drop a full semester course is Monday, March 30th . The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary by ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Class is Monday, March 30th
The last day for students to drop a full semester course is Monday, March 30th . The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary by ...
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2015 Graduate Catalog - Updates to pages 1-26
2015 Graduate Catalog - Updates to pages 1-26 ...
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Great War Lecture "The Hun in the Heartland"
Discover how three German communities in Missouri, Cole Camp, Concordia and Hermann, survived the strains of anti-German sentiment during ...
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Great War Lecture "The Hun in the Heartland"
Discover how three German communities in Missouri, Cole Camp, Concordia and Hermann, survived the strains of anti-German sentiment during ...
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Blackboard 4 Students Workshop
Do your students need help with Blackboard? ...
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Blackboard 4 Students Workshop
Do your students need help with Blackboard? ...
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Blackboard 4 Students Workshop
Do your students need help with Blackboard? ...
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Do You Have Students with Math Anxiety?
If you have students with math anxiety, you can instruct them to do a short expressive writing exercise that decreases intrusive thoughts ...
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Do You Have Students with Math Anxiety?
If you have students with math anxiety, you can instruct them to do a short expressive writing exercise that decreases intrusive thoughts ...
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Do You Have Students with Math Anxiety?
If you have students with math anxiety, you can instruct them to do a short expressive writing exercise that decreases intrusive thoughts ...
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Transformational Learning Friday Session
Please join us for our next TLI Friday session on Friday, March 27, 2:00, Lov 3140. Krystle Gremaud and Barton Washer from the Career and ...
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Transformational Learning Friday Session
Please join us for our next TLI Friday session on Friday, March 27, 2:00, Lov 3140. Krystle Gremaud and Barton Washer from the Career and ...
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Transformational Learning Friday Session
Please join us for our next TLI Friday session on Friday, March 27, 2:00, Lov 3140. Krystle Gremaud and Barton Washer from the Career and ...
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Awards & Honors

Counseling Center Acheives IACS Re-Accreditation
The Counseling Center has been re-accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services, Inc., an Alexandria, Virginia based ...
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Campus Fulbright Deadline-March 27th
The U.S. Fulbright Student Program provides grants for students to conduct research projects at international institutions or to teach ...
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Campus Fulbright Deadline-March 27th
The U.S. Fulbright Student Program provides grants for students to conduct research projects at international institutions or to teach ...
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SAVE THE DATE!

Byler Distinguished Faculty Award reception Tuesday, April 28, 2015 3:30pm Union 237A&B

For more information:
Contact Donna Mayeux at dmayeux@ucmo.edu or call (660) 543-8059

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi seeks faculty/staff officers for 2015-16 and beyond. To nominate a colleague or to express your own ...
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The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi seeks faculty/staff officers for 2015-16 and beyond. To nominate a colleague or to express your own ...
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MIC Students Contribute to Cisco Networking Challenge Win at CyberPatriot VII National Finals
Demonstrating their technological knowledge and skill, four students enrolled at The Missouri Innovation Campus were part of a team that won ...
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MIC Students Contribute to Cisco Networking Challenge Win at CyberPatriot VII National Finals
Demonstrating their technological knowledge and skill, four students enrolled at The Missouri Innovation Campus were part of a team that won ...
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MIC Students Contribute to Cisco Networking Challenge Win at CyberPatriot VII National Finals
Demonstrating their technological knowledge and skill, four students enrolled at The Missouri Innovation Campus were part of a team that won ...
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Beth Rutt to Receive SGA's James C. Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award
The UCM Student Government Association will presents its annual James C. Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award to Beth Rutt, UCM ...
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UCM Writing Center Receives Award From The United Student Housing Association
The United Student Housing Association (USHA) presented a plaque to UCM's Writing Center in praise of the efforts put forth by tutors in the ...
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Events

Corrected Dates for Orientation 2015

The corrected dates for orientation 2015 are attached.

For more information:
Download: Orientation 2015 Dates.docx
Contact Meghan Schmidt at mschmidt@ucmo.edu

Teacher Placement Day 2015
Teacher Placement Day 2015 is scheduled for Wednesday, March 25th from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Multipurpose Building Arena. We currently ...
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Tian Tian, Piano - Faculty Recital
This program will include: ...
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National Student Employment Week Kickoff Celebration and Reception
Career Development Services invites the campus community to participate in National Student Employment Week (April 13-17) to recognize the ...
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Fifth Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival Planned for April 9-10
Films from around the world will be featured at the 5th Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival April 9-10 at UCM. ...
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Fifth Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival Planned for April 9-10
Films from around the world will be featured at the 5th Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival April 9-10 at UCM. ...
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Fifth Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival Planned for April 9-10
Films from around the world will be featured at the 5th Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival April 9-10 at UCM. ...
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Panel on Religion and Violence
Professors Ilu, Ghozzi, and Burris will present a panel on religion and violence from 6.00-7.00pm on Tuesday the 24th in Ward-Edward 2000. ...
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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty - Open Lecture
On Thursday the 26th, from 6-7 pm in Union 240, Dr. Donna Beegle will present "Breaking the Iron Cage of Poverty." This lecture will ...
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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty - Open Lecture
On Thursday the 26th, from 6-7 pm in Union 240, Dr. Donna Beegle will present "Breaking the Iron Cage of Poverty." This lecture will ...
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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty - Open Lecture
On Thursday the 26th, from 6-7 pm in Union 240, Dr. Donna Beegle will present "Breaking the Iron Cage of Poverty." This lecture will ...
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Help the hungry, donate to Campus Cupboard
Every day, UCM community members struggle with hunger. Living in hunger poses serious threats to both mental and physical wellbeing. ...
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Help the hungry, donate to Campus Cupboard
Every day, UCM community members struggle with hunger. Living in hunger poses serious threats to both mental and physical wellbeing. ...
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Help the hungry, donate to Campus Cupboard
Every day, UCM community members struggle with hunger. Living in hunger poses serious threats to both mental and physical wellbeing. ...
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Faculty Request for Study Abroad Classroom Presentation
Are you interested in having a member of the Study Abroad office come speak to your class(es) about their international academic ...
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Faculty Request for Study Abroad Classroom Presentation
Are you interested in having a member of the Study Abroad office come speak to your class(es) about their international academic ...
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Faculty Request for Study Abroad Classroom Presentation
Are you interested in having a member of the Study Abroad office come speak to your class(es) about their international academic ...
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Spring Archaeology Lecture
The spring archaeology lecture is entitled "Unleashing the Wolf:General Order No. 11 and Civil War on the Western Border," and will be ...
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Spring Archaeology Lecture
The spring archaeology lecture is entitled "Unleashing the Wolf:General Order No. 11 and Civil War on the Western Border," and will be ...
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Teacher Placement Day 2015
Teacher Placement Day 2015 is scheduled for Wednesday, March 25th from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Multipurpose Building Arena. We currently ...
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GALLERY KIDS with the SIMPSONS!!
This Saturday in the UCM Gallery of Art & Design, students of Art Education and the UCM Gallery of Art & Design are hosting a GALLERY KIDS ...
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GALLERY KIDS with the SIMPSONS!!
This Saturday in the UCM Gallery of Art & Design, students of Art Education and the UCM Gallery of Art & Design are hosting a GALLERY KIDS ...
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GALLERY KIDS with the SIMPSONS!!
This Saturday in the UCM Gallery of Art & Design, students of Art Education and the UCM Gallery of Art & Design are hosting a GALLERY KIDS ...
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Fund Raiser for Student Trip to Cozumel
The students in the "Tasting Cozumel" class are sponsoring a fundraiser for their trip in conjunction with Orange Leaf on Saturday, March ...
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Fund Raiser for Student Trip to Cozumel
The students in the "Tasting Cozumel" class are sponsoring a fundraiser for their trip in conjunction with Orange Leaf on Saturday, March ...
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Fund Raiser for Student Trip to Cozumel
The students in the "Tasting Cozumel" class are sponsoring a fundraiser for their trip in conjunction with Orange Leaf on Saturday, March ...
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Politics and Social Justice Week is about to Commence!
Students for Political Action and UCMs Department of Government, International Studies and Languages along with various campus departments ...
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Politics and Social Justice Week is about to Commence!
Students for Political Action and UCMs Department of Government, International Studies and Languages along with various campus departments ...
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Piano Showcase Performance: The Goldberg Variations
The Department of Music presents a very special event on March 30: a performance of J.S. Bach's "Goldberg Variations: Aria with 30 ...
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Piano Showcase Performance: The Goldberg Variations
The Department of Music presents a very special event on March 30: a performance of J.S. Bach's "Goldberg Variations: Aria with 30 ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Blackboard/TEID/SoftChalk Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of March 23-27, 2015 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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TEID/Blackboard/SoftChalk Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of March 30-April 3, 2015 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Video Production major creates video capturing students appreciation for donor gifts
To celebrate National Student Engagement and Philanthropy day the UCM Foundations' student group, Red Lead, spent the day in the Elliott ...
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Video Production major creates video capturing students appreciation for donor gifts
To celebrate National Student Engagement and Philanthropy day the UCM Foundations' student group, Red Lead, spent the day in the Elliott ...
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Video Production major creates video capturing students appreciation for donor gifts
To celebrate National Student Engagement and Philanthropy day the UCM Foundations' student group, Red Lead, spent the day in the Elliott ...
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Alumni Association Announces Recipients of 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards
The UCM Alumni Association is proud to sponsor several awards that recognize University of Central Missouri alumni for exemplary achievement ...
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Alumni Association Announces Recipients of 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards
The UCM Alumni Association is proud to sponsor several awards that recognize University of Central Missouri alumni for exemplary achievement ...
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Alumni Association Announces Recipients of 2015 Distinguished Alumni Awards
The UCM Alumni Association is proud to sponsor several awards that recognize University of Central Missouri alumni for exemplary achievement ...
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General

UCM Mentorship Program is Looking for Mentors for Fall 2015
The UCM Mentorship Program pairs upper-class and graduate student mentors with first-year students from populations that have been ...
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UCM Mentorship Program is Looking for Mentors for Fall 2015
The UCM Mentorship Program pairs upper-class and graduate student mentors with first-year students from populations that have been ...
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UCM Mentorship Program is Looking for Mentors for Fall 2015
The UCM Mentorship Program pairs upper-class and graduate student mentors with first-year students from populations that have been ...
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Vice Provost for Extended Studies Search Committee Meets with Candidate March 24
A search committee chaired by Mike Wright, dean of the College of Education, is continuing to meet with candidates to fill a new post as ...
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Vice Provost for Extended Studies Search Committee Meets with Candidate March 24
A search committee chaired by Mike Wright, dean of the College of Education, is continuing to meet with candidates to fill a new post as ...
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Spring into Savings with the Dining Dollar Spring Sale
UCM Dining by Sodexo is celebrating spring with a Spring into Savings - Dining Dollar Spring Sale event on March 26 & 27, 2015 ...
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Spring into Savings with the Dining Dollar Spring Sale
UCM Dining by Sodexo is celebrating spring with a Spring into Savings - Dining Dollar Spring Sale event on March 26 & 27, 2015 ...
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Spring into Savings with the Dining Dollar Spring Sale
UCM Dining by Sodexo is celebrating spring with a Spring into Savings - Dining Dollar Spring Sale event on March 26 & 27, 2015 ...
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Veterans Representative with Workforce Development available March 26
Robert "Bob" Gainious, Disabled Veterans Representative, Division of Workforce Development, will be available Thursday, March 26 to assist ...
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Veterans Representative with Workforce Development available March 26
Robert "Bob" Gainious, Disabled Veterans Representative, Division of Workforce Development, will be available Thursday, March 26 to assist ...
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Facilities Employee Recognition Program
Have you had outstanding service from a member of our Facilities team? Whether it be custodial, grounds, or maintenance you can recognize ...
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Health & Wellness

Gentle Yoga Class: M/R, 5:15-6:15
Gentle Yoga will meet on Mon/Thur, 5:15-6:15 in the Student Wellness Center. Taught by Barb Rhodes, certified yoga instructor, this is a ...
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Gentle Yoga Class: M/R, 5:15-6:15
Gentle Yoga will meet on Mon/Thur, 5:15-6:15 in the Student Wellness Center. Taught by Barb Rhodes, certified yoga instructor, this is a ...
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Gentle Yoga Class: M/R, 5:15-6:15
Gentle Yoga will meet on Mon/Thur, 5:15-6:15 in the Student Wellness Center. Taught by Barb Rhodes, certified yoga instructor, this is a ...
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Purple Day-- Support Seizure Awareness
March 26, wear purple and support seizure awareness. Stop by the table in the Student Union, 10-2:00. You can also attend the program ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Murdock Banner Financial Groups is hosting an informational meeting about Social Security options with Retirement.
Informational meeting at Traditions by Murdock Banner will be held on Tuesday, April 7th. Seating is limited, please RSVP to email ...
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Murdock Banner Financial Groups is hosting an informational meeting about Social Security options with Retirement.
Informational meeting at Traditions by Murdock Banner will be held on Tuesday, April 7th. Seating is limited, please RSVP to email ...
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Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thursday, March 26th
Chad Appleton rep for Murdock Banner Financial Group will be on our campus Thurs., March 26th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, ...
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Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thursday, March 26th
Chad Appleton rep for Murdock Banner Financial Group will be on our campus Thurs., March 26th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, ...
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Dave Yount rep with MetLife will be on campus Monday, March 30th.
Dave Yount rep with MetLife will be here Mon., March 30th from 10:00 a.m. through 1:00 p.m. For an appointment, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Dave Yount rep with MetLife will be on campus Monday, March 30th.
Dave Yount rep with MetLife will be here Mon., March 30th from 10:00 a.m. through 1:00 p.m. For an appointment, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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KMOS-TV

"Little White Lie" on Independent Lens
Filmmaker Lacey Schwartz grew up with two loving Jewish parents. When she discovers that the man she's always assumed was her father is not ...
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James Baker: The Man Who Made Washington Work
Narrated by Tom Brokaw, this award-winning documentary tells the story of James A. Baker, III, a remarkable politician and statesman who ...
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Mark Morris Dance Group: L'Allegro
Merriment and Milton are hardly synonymous, but the poet who penned Paradise Lost also inspired Handel's L'Allegro, il Penseroso ed il ...
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Incredible Journey of the Butterflies
Every year, 100 million monarch butterflies set off on an incredible journey across North America. These beautiful creatures fly 2,000 miles ...
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Feast TV
Go behind the scenes with us as we see what it's like to chop, slice and dice with students at Hickey College near St. Louis. Then, it's a ...
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Mules and Jennies Athletics

UCM's Winter National Athletic Champions Honored
A celebration that included food provided by Sodexo and presentations of local and state resolutions took place Wednesday, March 25 in honor ...
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News

Central Missouri Police Academy Growing to Meet Demand
The Central Missouri Police Academy, located on the UCM campus , is seeing record growth as it continues to serve the Missouri law ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy Growing to Meet Demand
The Central Missouri Police Academy, located on the UCM campus , is seeing record growth as it continues to serve the Missouri law ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy Growing to Meet Demand
The Central Missouri Police Academy, located on the UCM campus , is seeing record growth as it continues to serve the Missouri law ...
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Pep Rally March 25 Honors Winter National Champions
The University of Central Missouri will hold a pep rally on Wednesday, March 25 to honor the 2015 NCAA-II Women's Indoor Track and Field ...
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Pep Rally March 25 Honors Winter National Champions
The University of Central Missouri will hold a pep rally on Wednesday, March 25 to honor the 2015 NCAA-II Women's Indoor Track and Field ...
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Pep Rally March 25 Honors Winter National Champions
The University of Central Missouri will hold a pep rally on Wednesday, March 25 to honor the 2015 NCAA-II Women's Indoor Track and Field ...
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EAB Blog Features Interview with Provost
The Education Advisory Board (EAB), one of the largest providers of research, technology, and consulting services to colleges and ...
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EAB Blog Features Interview with Provost
The Education Advisory Board (EAB), one of the largest providers of research, technology, and consulting services to colleges and ...
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EAB Blog Features Interview with Provost
The Education Advisory Board (EAB), one of the largest providers of research, technology, and consulting services to colleges and ...
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Governor Recognizes Servant Leader Butterfield for Excellence in Education
Dawna Lisa (Buchanan) Butterfield, Ph.D., a University of Central Missouri educator whom colleagues describe as an exceptional teacher and ...
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Governor Recognizes Servant Leader Butterfield for Excellence in Education
Dawna Lisa (Buchanan) Butterfield, Ph.D., a University of Central Missouri educator whom colleagues describe as an exceptional teacher and ...
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Governor Recognizes Servant Leader Butterfield for Excellence in Education
Dawna Lisa (Buchanan) Butterfield, Ph.D., a University of Central Missouri educator whom colleagues describe as an exceptional teacher and ...
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UCM Sites Offer Valuable Training Opportunities for Warrensburg Firefighters
Old houses scheduled for demolition at King and McGoodwin streets recently became part of valuable training exercises March 10-17 to benefit ...
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UCM Sites Offer Valuable Training Opportunities for Warrensburg Firefighters
Old houses scheduled for demolition at King and McGoodwin streets recently became part of valuable training exercises March 10-17 to benefit ...
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UCM Sites Offer Valuable Training Opportunities for Warrensburg Firefighters
Old houses scheduled for demolition at King and McGoodwin streets recently became part of valuable training exercises March 10-17 to benefit ...
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Office of Technology

Spam Filter Change Coming This Weekend
Google recently purchased the Postini spam filter and archiving tool kit, and has integrated that functionality into its native mail ...
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Spam Filter Change Coming This Weekend
Google recently purchased the Postini spam filter and archiving tool kit, and has integrated that functionality into its native mail ...
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Spam Filter Change Coming This Weekend
Google recently purchased the Postini spam filter and archiving tool kit, and has integrated that functionality into its native mail ...
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Professional Staff

Professional Staff Campus Cupboard Food Drive
Professional staff can show support for our UCM community by donating to the Campus Cupboard food pantry. Donation carts will be available ...
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Professional Staff Campus Cupboard Food Drive
Professional staff can show support for our UCM community by donating to the Campus Cupboard food pantry. Donation carts will be available ...
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Strategic Resource Allocation Model (SRAM)

SRAM Team 2 Seeks Faculty and Staff Assistance with Survey
Dear UCM Faculty and Staff, ...
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SRAM Team 2 Seeks Faculty and Staff Assistance with Survey
Dear UCM Faculty and Staff, ...
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SRAM Team 2 Seeks Faculty and Staff Assistance with Survey
Dear UCM Faculty and Staff, ...
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Student Activities

SATURDAY STORIES & SLICES - March 28
Location: Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg -- 11:00 a.m. Children's activities and crafts related to a "Very Hungry Caterpillar" ...
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SATURDAY STORIES & SLICES - March 28
Location: Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg -- 11:00 a.m. Children's activities and crafts related to a "Very Hungry Caterpillar" ...
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SATURDAY STORIES & SLICES - March 28
Location: Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg -- 11:00 a.m. Children's activities and crafts related to a "Very Hungry Caterpillar" ...
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2015 One Campus, One Book Winner Chosen
The winner of the 2015 One Campus, One Book has been chosen. "What Makes a Hero?: The Surprising Science of Selflessness" by Elizabeth ...
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2015 One Campus, One Book Winner Chosen
The winner of the 2015 One Campus, One Book has been chosen. "What Makes a Hero?: The Surprising Science of Selflessness" by Elizabeth ...
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Saturday Stories & Slices - March 28
Location: Trails Regional Library in Warrensburg -- 11:00 a.m. Children's activities and crafts related to a "Very Hungry Caterpillar" ...
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Spring Blood Drive!
The Community Blood Center will be here on Tues., April 7 and Wed., April 8 from 10-6 p.m. in the Elliott Union Ballrooms, 236 & 238. ...
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University Store

March Madness Sale March 25-27
University Store is having a March Madness Sale with markdowns on great merchandise including sportswear, gifts, technology and health & ...
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March Madness Sale March 25-27
University Store is having a March Madness Sale with markdowns on great merchandise including sportswear, gifts, technology and health & ...
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March Madness Sale March 25-27
University Store is having a March Madness Sale with markdowns on great merchandise including sportswear, gifts, technology and health & ...
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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 21 from 3:30-4:30 pm in ...
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Shanna Gutierrez:
The Performing Arts Series presents flutist Shanna Gutierrez in a free concert Tuesday, March 24, 7:30pm in Hart Recital Hall. ...
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3rd Annual Breakfast Blast hosted by JCBS Foundation
This Saturday, March 28th ...
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3rd Annual Breakfast Blast hosted by JCBS Foundation
This Saturday, March 28th ...
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3rd Annual Breakfast Blast hosted by JCBS Foundation
This Saturday, March 28th ...
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