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


Academics

2015 Undergraduate Catalog - updates to pages 1-60
If your office has information in the first 60 pages of the 2014 Undergraduate Catalog, please review your content and send any updates for ...
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2015 Undergraduate Catalog - updates to pages 1-60
If your office has information in the first 60 pages of the 2014 Undergraduate Catalog, please review your content and send any updates for ...
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Google Drive Hacks 4 Students
Do your students want to learn about Google Drive? At the Google Drive Hacks 4 Students Workshop, they can learn how to access Google Drive, ...
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Google Drive Hacks 4 Students
Do your students want to learn about Google Drive? At the Google Drive Hacks 4 Students Workshop, they can learn how to access Google Drive, ...
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Google Drive Hacks 4 Students
Do your students want to learn about Google Drive? At the Google Drive Hacks 4 Students Workshop, they can learn how to access Google Drive, ...
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Institutional Repository Content
Thinking about submitting materials to CENTRALSpace for digital sharing? The attached file details the many kinds of materials that are ...
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Institutional Repository Content
Thinking about submitting materials to CENTRALSpace for digital sharing? The attached file details the many kinds of materials that are ...
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Institutional Repository Content
Thinking about submitting materials to CENTRALSpace for digital sharing? The attached file details the many kinds of materials that are ...
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Summer/Fall enrollment begins March 23rd!
Enrollment in summer/fall classes will take place March 23rd thru April 16th. All students are assigned an Enrollment Access Date based on ...
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Awards & Honors

Renee T. Betz Fund for Women Scholars
The Renee T. Betz Scholarship for Women Scholars is available through the University of Central Missouri Foundation for a student pursuing a ...
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Koehn Named Missouri Accounting Educator of the Year by Missouri Society of CPAs
Jo Lynne Koehn, professor of accountancy in the School of Accountancy, recently received the Impact Award from the Missouri Society of CPAs, ...
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UCM's Richard Herman Named to Icons of Education List by Ingram's Magazine
Richard Herman, chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance, recently was named one of nine "Icons of Education" in Kansas and Missouri in ...
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UCM's Richard Herman Named to Icons of Education List by Ingram's Magazine
Richard Herman, chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance, recently was named one of nine "Icons of Education" in Kansas and Missouri in ...
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UCM's Richard Herman Named to Icons of Education List by Ingram's Magazine
Richard Herman, chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance, recently was named one of nine "Icons of Education" in Kansas and Missouri in ...
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Marketing Student Wins $1,000 Outstanding Marketing Student Award
Kathleen Coleman received a $1000 award for being selected as the outstanding marketing student at the 54th Annual American Marketing ...
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Marketing Student Wins $1,000 Outstanding Marketing Student Award
Kathleen Coleman received a $1000 award for being selected as the outstanding marketing student at the 54th Annual American Marketing ...
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Marketing Student Wins $1,000 Outstanding Marketing Student Award
Kathleen Coleman received a $1000 award for being selected as the outstanding marketing student at the 54th Annual American Marketing ...
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Events

Traditions Half-Priced Appetizers!
Every Monday and Thursday, Traditions at Pertle Springs offers your favorite appetizers at half-price! Bring friends and family, order a few ...
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Unity Week 2015
The schedule for Unity Week 2015 is as follows: ...
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Unity Week 2015
The schedule for Unity Week 2015 is as follows: ...
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Unity Week 2015
The schedule for Unity Week 2015 is as follows: ...
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Volunteer Income Tax Assistant (VITA)
IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sponsored by the School of Accountancy & CIS ...
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Volunteer Income Tax Assistant (VITA)
IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sponsored by the School of Accountancy & CIS ...
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March Community Coffee & Kirkpatrick Day - Save the Date
"Ceade Mile Failte" (one hundred thousand welcomes) ...
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Open Gender Violence Prevention Campus Coalition Meeting
UCM is establishing a Gender Violence Prevention coalition. Join us on Tuesday March 3rd from 3-4pm in Union 237B for our first meeting. ...
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Open Gender Violence Prevention Campus Coalition Meeting
UCM is establishing a Gender Violence Prevention coalition. Join us on Tuesday March 3rd from 3-4pm in Union 237B for our first meeting. ...
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SASA Student Mixer
The Study Abroad Student Association would officially like to invite ALL students to join us on our annual SASA Mixer which will be held on ...
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SASA Student Mixer
The Study Abroad Student Association would officially like to invite ALL students to join us on our annual SASA Mixer which will be held on ...
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SASA Student Mixer
The Study Abroad Student Association would officially like to invite ALL students to join us on our annual SASA Mixer which will be held on ...
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Department of Theatre and Dance to Present "Under Milk Wood"
Tickets are available at the theatre box office in Wood 128 for the spring mainstage performance. ...
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Department of Theatre and Dance to Present "Under Milk Wood"
Tickets are available at the theatre box office in Wood 128 for the spring mainstage performance. ...
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Film Screening
The Show Me Justice Film Festival will be sponsoring a film screening at the Trails Regional Library on Thursday, February 26th, at 4pm. The ...
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Film Screening
The Show Me Justice Film Festival will be sponsoring a film screening at the Trails Regional Library on Thursday, February 26th, at 4pm. The ...
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Film Screening
The Show Me Justice Film Festival will be sponsoring a film screening at the Trails Regional Library on Thursday, February 26th, at 4pm. The ...
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Heart Walk Committee Announces 2015 Event Date, Seeks Participants, Support
At the same time people across the nation are observing American Heart Month in February, a group of Johnson County residents are busy ...
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Heart Walk Committee Announces 2015 Event Date, Seeks Participants, Support
At the same time people across the nation are observing American Heart Month in February, a group of Johnson County residents are busy ...
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Heart Walk Committee Announces 2015 Event Date, Seeks Participants, Support
At the same time people across the nation are observing American Heart Month in February, a group of Johnson County residents are busy ...
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Growth in Graduation Numbers Contributes to New Approach for Spring 2015 Ceremonies
Earlier this academic year, the Office of the Provost and Chief Learning Officer announced that increased growth in the number of students ...
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Growth in Graduation Numbers Contributes to New Approach for Spring 2015 Ceremonies
Earlier this academic year, the Office of the Provost and Chief Learning Officer announced that increased growth in the number of students ...
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Growth in Graduation Numbers Contributes to New Approach for Spring 2015 Ceremonies
Earlier this academic year, the Office of the Provost and Chief Learning Officer announced that increased growth in the number of students ...
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Battle of the Chefs - BBQ Style
UCM Dining by Sodexo will hold a Battle of the Chefs - BBQ style. We will have 5 chefs competing in the BBQ cook off. Meal Swipes, Dining ...
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Battle of the Chefs - BBQ Style
UCM Dining by Sodexo will hold a Battle of the Chefs - BBQ style. We will have 5 chefs competing in the BBQ cook off. Meal Swipes, Dining ...
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Terrorism Lecture Rescheduled!
We were able to reschedule the terrorism lecture, and hope that faculty and staff will join us for this talk. Shakil Haider, Chair of the ...
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Dane Miller is Retiring!
Save the date! The Department of Criminal Justice encourages you to save the date -- May 1, 2015 -- and join us for a retirement ...
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Renowned Concert Pianist at UCM!
The Performing Arts Series at the University of Central Missouri will host pianist Thomas Schumacher in a concert, "Eastman at Central ...
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Faculty

Student Progress Reports (Mid-Semester Deficiency Grades) are Due Tuesday, February 24th at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports (mid-semester deficiency grades) now through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, February 24th. Grades can be ...
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Student Progress Reports (Mid-Semester Deficiency Grades) are Due Today at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports (mid-semester deficiency grades) now through 12:00 noon today. Grades can be entered through ...
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Fulbright Scholar Program Faculty Workshop
Monday, March 2nd from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Union 219 ...
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Fulbright Scholar Program Faculty Workshop
Monday, March 2nd from 3:00-4:00 p.m. Union 219 ...
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How to Talk with a Class about Death of a Student or Professor
You can see these useful guidelines on the Counseling Center web site. Look in the "Information and Resources" box on the left column. ...
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How to Talk with a Class about Death of a Student or Professor
You can see these useful guidelines on the Counseling Center web site. Look in the "Information and Resources" box on the left column. ...
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Faculty and Staff News and Notes Now Available Online
The UCM News Bureau has reactivated the Faculty and Staff News and Notes web page as an outlet for information about the professional ...
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Faculty and Staff News and Notes Now Available Online
The UCM News Bureau has reactivated the Faculty and Staff News and Notes web page as an outlet for information about the professional ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Coming Up: Training on Performance Appraisals, Dealing with Difficult People and Documentation
Supervisor Training for Performance Appraisals will be Feb 24th ...
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NEW SESSION-Adding Closed-Captioning to YouTube Videos
Do you post videos to Blackboard? If so, you need to consider adding closed-captioning to your videos. Not only does it make course content ...
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UCM Faculty and Staff must use copyrighted materials legally.
To learn more about using copyrighted materials compliantly in an academic environment, UCM faculty and staff may schedule individual or ...
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TEID/Blackboard/Ask Debbie/Google/SoftChalk Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of March 2-6, 2015 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Last chance for students to apply for Foundation scholarships
Do you know a senior pursuing a degree in social work looking for some extra help paying for classes? The Social Work Senior Scholarship was ...
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Last chance for students to apply for Foundation scholarships
Do you know a junior or senior student pursuing a degree in music education looking for some extra help paying for classes? The Darlene ...
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Last chance for students to apply for Foundation scholarships
Do you know a know a member of the Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity looking for some extra help paying for classes? The James D. Stroth Tau ...
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Alumni Association Launched Latest Addition to Campaign, Red Connect
The UCM Alumni Association has become the first higher education organization in the state of Missouri to partner with Evisors to implement ...
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Alumni Association Launched Latest Addition to Campaign, Red Connect
The UCM Alumni Association has become the first higher education organization in the state of Missouri to partner with Evisors to implement ...
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Alumni Association Launched Latest Addition to Campaign, Red Connect
The UCM Alumni Association has become the first higher education organization in the state of Missouri to partner with Evisors to implement ...
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From the President

Flags at Half-Staff - State Auditor Thomas Schweich's Death
Effective immediately, by order of the Governor, all flags of the United States and the flag of Missouri at all State and government offices ...
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General

Student Ambassador Application Available
Would you be interested in providing campus tours to prospective students and families? Are you interested in assisting with recruitment of ...
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Event Data Recorder Use in Traffic Reconstruction Course
Sponsored by the Missouri Safety Center (www.mosafetycenter.com) and the Chesterfield Police Department, this comprehensive course will ...
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UCM Dining by Sodexo Spring 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 Spring 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 Spring 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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Thinking of making a change in your tobacco use?
If you are interested in making a change in your tobacco use, now would be a great time! The Office of Violence and Substance Abuse ...
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Thinking of making a change in your tobacco use?
If you are interested in making a change in your tobacco use, now would be a great time! The Office of Violence and Substance Abuse ...
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Help Reduce Cigarette Litter- Pick up a portable ash tray today!
Portable ash trays are available for smokers who would like to dispose of their cigarette butts before coming onto campus. These ash trays ...
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THRIVE and Counselor Education Programs Partner
THRIVE has been on the UCM campus since 2010. This two-year program is a unique college experience designed for students who have been ...
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Emeriti Professor Harry Reynolds Passes Away
The University of Central Missouri community is saddened by the loss of Professor Emeritus of Art Harold (Harry) Reynolds, Ph.D., who passed ...
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Emeriti Professor Harry Reynolds Passes Away
The University of Central Missouri community is saddened by the loss of Professor Emeritus of Art Harold (Harry) Reynolds, Ph.D., who passed ...
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Emeriti Professor Harry Reynolds Passes Away
The University of Central Missouri community is saddened by the loss of Professor Emeritus of Art Harold (Harry) Reynolds, Ph.D., who passed ...
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Pi Day of the Century Shirts for Sale
Central Missouri Mathematics Educators (CMME) is selling Pi Day of the Century t-shirts. The shirt design (attached) will be printed on grey ...
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Pi Day of the Century Shirts for Sale
Central Missouri Mathematics Educators (CMME) is selling Pi Day of the Century t-shirts. The shirt design (attached) will be printed on grey ...
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Signs and Name Badges to be produced by Printing Services
Effective March 1, 2015, Printing Services (Center for Print Production) will assume all sign and name badge production for campus. This ...
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Health & Wellness

Is Caffeine Calling?
Whether is it for a morning wake up or a mid-afternoon lull, many of us turn to caffeine for an added burst of energy. The pros and cons ...
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Intro. to the Rec
On Tuesday (2/24) at 6 pm the Rec Center will be hosting an informational session about weight machines. The informational session will be ...
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Athletes and Eating Disorders: National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
Body image problems, disordered eating and full-blown eating disorders can be common among athletes. Though most athletes with eating ...
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Bullying and Eating Disorders Tweet Chat: National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
While eating disorders may first appear to be solely about food and weight preoccupations, those who who struggle with them are often using ...
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Dieting and Eating Disorders: National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
Americans get many mixed messages about health, and many of those messages are far from healthy. We hear about the virtues of "good" foods ...
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National Eating Disorders Awareness Week: How to Get Involved
UCM students can take a free eating disorders assessment, learn more about how to get help with eating concerns, and find ideas for how to ...
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Help Prevent Spread of "Pink Eye"
Due to an increase in the number of campus cases, the University of Central Missouri Health Center is encouraging members of the UCM ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

MetLife rep David Yount on our campus Wednesday, February 25th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Wed., Feb. 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For an appointment please call ext. 4255 or ...
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MetLife rep David Yount on our campus Wednesday, February 25th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Wed., Feb. 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For an appointment please call ext. 4255 or ...
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MetLife rep David Yount on our campus Wednesday, February 25th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Wed., Feb. 25th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For an appointment please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Larry Mertens rep from AFLAC will be on campus Thursday, February 26th.
AFLAC rep Larry Mertens will take appointments on Thurs., Feb. 26th from 9:00-3:00. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to make an ...
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Larry Mertens rep from AFLAC will be on campus Thursday, February 26th.
AFLAC rep Larry Mertens will take appointments on Thurs., Feb. 26th from 9:00-3:00. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to make an ...
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Larry Mertens rep from AFLAC will be on campus Thursday, February 26th.
AFLAC rep Larry Mertens will take appointments on Thurs., Feb. 26th from 9:00-3:00. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to make an ...
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Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial Group will be on campus Thursday, February 26th.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thurs., Feb. 26th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda for an ...
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Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial Group will be on campus Thursday, February 26th.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thurs., Feb. 26th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda for an ...
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Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial Group will be on campus Thursday, February 26th.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thurs., Feb. 26th from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda for an ...
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KMOS-TV

Best of Genealogy Roadshow
Enjoy the most intriguing stories selected from both seasons of the series. From immigrant voyages and famous ancestors to murder mysteries ...
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Engineering to preserve the Past
Istanbul's magnificent Hagia Sophia has survived on one of the world's most active seismic faults, which has inflicted a dozen devastating ...
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This month on Feast TV
It's off to Osborn, Missouri to visit Shatto Milk Co., a three-generation artisan dairy producing butter, half-and-half and milk, including ...
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Tonight on Independent Lens: American Denial
This film by Llewellyn Smith uses the story of Gunnar Myrdal's 1944 investigation of Jim Crow racism as a springboard to explore the power ...
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Celebrate Motown!
Not seen for 20+ years, this special was hosted by legendary comedian Richard Pryor. "Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever" celebrates the ...
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ARE YOU A DOWNTON ABBEY FAN?

KMOS-TV has a special gift for you. Email Sandy at skelley@ucmo.edu and tell me why you love Downton Abbey. Hurry, supplies are limited.

For more information:
Contact Sandy Kelley at skelley@ucmo.edu or call 6605438158

ARE YOU A DOWNTON ABBEY FAN?

KMOS-TV has a special gift for you. Email Sandy at skelley@ucmo.edu and tell me why you love Downton Abbey. Hurry, supplies are limited.

For more information:
Contact Sandy Kelley at skelley@ucmo.edu or call 6605438158


News

Ambrose Joins National Dialogue at NCAA's Soccer Summit
Once a standout college soccer player, UCM President Charles Ambrose has an opportunity to have a positive impact on the sport at many ...
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Ambrose Joins National Dialogue at NCAA's Soccer Summit
Once a standout college soccer player, UCM President Charles Ambrose has an opportunity to have a positive impact on the sport at many ...
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Ambrose Joins National Dialogue at NCAA's Soccer Summit
Once a standout college soccer player, UCM President Charles Ambrose has an opportunity to have a positive impact on the sport at many ...
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Spring Break Half-day Holiday Reminder
This is a reminder that UCM President Charles Ambrose has approved a half-day off for university employees during Spring Break Week (March ...
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Spring Break Half-day Holiday Reminder
This is a reminder that UCM President Charles Ambrose has approved a half-day off for university employees during Spring Break Week (March ...
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Spring Break Half-day Holiday Reminder
This is a reminder that UCM President Charles Ambrose has approved a half-day off for university employees during Spring Break Week (March ...
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UCM Student Success Stories Emerge as Nation Observes 50 Years of TRIO
In February, a month where Valentines Day, United States Presidents, and even causes like heart awareness are observed, an event such as ...
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UCM Student Success Stories Emerge as Nation Observes 50 Years of TRIO
In February, a month where Valentines Day, United States Presidents, and even causes like heart awareness are observed, an event such as ...
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UCM Student Success Stories Emerge as Nation Observes 50 Years of TRIO
In February, a month where Valentines Day, United States Presidents, and even causes like heart awareness are observed, an event such as ...
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Office of Technology

Dockery 205 Training Lab Available; Walk Ins Welcome!
The Office of Technology Training Lab, Dockery 205, is available for faculty and staff use Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-4:00 pm. The Training Lab ...
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Dockery 205 Training Lab Available; Walk Ins Welcome!
The Office of Technology Training Lab, Dockery 205, is available for faculty and staff use Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-4:00 pm. The Training Lab ...
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Dockery 205 Training Lab Available; Walk Ins Welcome!
The Office of Technology Training Lab, Dockery 205, is available for faculty and staff use Monday-Friday, 9:00 am-4:00 pm. The Training Lab ...
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Atomic Learning - Technical Training and much, much more!
Atomic Learning is constantly evolving to keep up with the changes of technology in education. Their Campus Integrate solution includes ...
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Atomic Learning - Technical Training and much, much more!
Atomic Learning is constantly evolving to keep up with the changes of technology in education. Their Campus Integrate solution includes ...
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Atomic Learning - Technical Training and much, much more!
Atomic Learning is constantly evolving to keep up with the changes of technology in education. Their Campus Integrate solution includes ...
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Student Activities

Poetry Reading by Michelle Boisseau & Hadara Bar-Nadav
Wed., Feb. 25, 3 p.m. Gallery of Art & Design ...
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Poetry Reading by Michelle Boisseau & Hadara Bar-Nadav
Wed., Feb. 25, 3 p.m. Gallery of Art & Design ...
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Poetry Reading by Michelle Boisseau & Hadara Bar-Nadav
Wed., Feb. 25, 3 p.m. Gallery of Art & Design ...
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University Store

30% Slam Dunk of a Deal Discount Today
Mules & Jennies won their games on Saturday against Southwest Baptist and our customers win today! The regular home basketball season is ...
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Final 30% Slam Dunk of a Deal Discount Today, 2/26/15!
Mules and Jennies closed out the regular season at home with wins for each team against the Missouri Western Griffins. Today is your final ...
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