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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, October 20


Academics

The Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Class is Tuesday, October 28th
The last day for students to drop a full semester course is Tuesday, October 28th. The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary by ...
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The Great War and the Roots of the Modern Middle East
The next talk in the Great War History Lecture Series will be presented by Dr. Eric Tenbus on October 22 at 7:00 pm, in Twomey Auditorium. ...
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The Great War and the Roots of the Modern Middle East
The next talk in the Great War History Lecture Series will be presented by Dr. Eric Tenbus on October 22 at 7:00 pm, in Twomey Auditorium. ...
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Fall Undergraduate Commencement
Monday, November 3rd is the last day for undergraduate students to make a Graduation Application in time to have their names included in the ...
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Awards & Honors

UCM Endorses Four for Fulbright
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships would like to congratulate Kaitlin Becker (Bulgaria), Kathleen Brandt (Czech ...
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UCM Endorses Four for Fulbright
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships would like to congratulate Kaitlin Becker (Bulgaria), Kathleen Brandt (Czech ...
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UCM Endorses Four for Fulbright
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships would like to congratulate Kaitlin Becker (Bulgaria), Kathleen Brandt (Czech ...
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Events

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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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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Fall Clean-Up? Trivia?
*If you are looking to get rid of some items, from your fall cleaning, consider donating them to the UCM Breakers annual garage sale that is ...
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Trips & Tours / Ice Skating and Shopping
Join us on our Sat., Nov. 15 Trips & Tours event to Crown Center. You will have the opportunity to ice skate, shop, dine or visit the Sea ...
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2014 Veterans Summit
Please join the Office of Military and Veteran Services and Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler as we host the 2014 Veterans Summit. The Summit ...
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Surplus Auction

The surplus auction will be held October 21,2014. It is open to the public,UCM faculty,staff, and students.

For more information:
Download: UCM Surplus Auction Information.docx
Contact Galen Corbett at corbett@ucmo.edu or call 660-441-9002

Sport Management Leader's Forum Welcomes (via Skype) Clark Kellogg
Sport Management Leader's Forum Welcomes (via Skype) Clark Kellogg, CBS Sports Analyst for NCAA Men’s Basketball; Former NBA Executive – ...
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The Blaine Whitworth Fund, along with UCM's Entrepreneurship and Social Enterprise Present
Guest Speaker David Radcliff, Director of the New Community Project. New Community Project is a small nonprofit organization with a big ...
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Celebrate LGBT History Month
Celebrate LGBT History Month with speaker Jessica Pettit. October 21, 2014 ...
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Celebrate LGBT History Month
Celebrate LGBT History Month with speaker Jessica Pettit. October 21, 2014 ...
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Vote on Mo the Mule's New Look
UCM fashion students have designed three outfit options for Mo the Mule to wear when attending on- and off-campus events. While Mo will ...
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Vote on Mo the Mule's New Look
UCM fashion students have designed three outfit options for Mo the Mule to wear when attending on- and off-campus events. While Mo will ...
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Vote on Mo the Mule's New Look
UCM fashion students have designed three outfit options for Mo the Mule to wear when attending on- and off-campus events. While Mo will ...
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Missouri Western District Court of Appeals
UCM is hosting the Court of Appeals on Wednesday, October 22, in the Elliot Student Union Ballroom from 9:30am to 2:30pm. Come join us to ...
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Missouri Western District Court of Appeals
UCM is hosting the Court of Appeals on Wednesday, October 22, in the Elliot Student Union Ballroom from 9:30am to 2:30pm. Come join us to ...
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Missouri Western District Court of Appeals
UCM is hosting the Court of Appeals on Wednesday, October 22, in the Elliot Student Union Ballroom from 9:30am to 2:30pm. Come join us to ...
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Artist Talk, Wed!
Join us... Melissa Wilkinson, painter and Assistant Professor of Art at Arkansas State will give a free public lecture about her work in the ...
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Artist Talk, Wed!
Join us... Melissa Wilkinson, painter and Assistant Professor of Art at Arkansas State will give a free public lecture about her work in the ...
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Campus Cupboard Anniversary Celebration
What: Campus Cupboard’s One-Year Anniversary Celebration ...
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Faculty

Drops Completed for Enrollment Validation Policy (2nd Half Classes)
Thank you for your participation in the Enrollment Validation Policy (EVP). As of the afternoon of Friday, October 17th all students who ...
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Drops Completed for Enrollment Validation Policy (2nd Half Classes)
Thank you for your participation in the Enrollment Validation Policy (EVP). As of the afternoon of Friday, October 17th all students who ...
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Drops Completed for Enrollment Validation Policy (2nd Half Classes)
Thank you for your participation in the Enrollment Validation Policy (EVP). As of the afternoon of Friday, October 17th all students who ...
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Critical Thinking and Integrative Learning Panel Discussion
On Thursday, October 23 at 3:30 in UN 235 panelists Julie Clawson, Kathy Desmond, Melody Niesen and Tony Shaffer will share brief remarks ...
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Critical Thinking and Integrative Learning Panel Discussion
On Thursday, October 23 at 3:30 in UN 235 panelists Julie Clawson, Kathy Desmond, Melody Niesen and Tony Shaffer will share brief remarks ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Class is Tuesday, October 28th
The last day for students to drop a full semester course is Tuesday, October 28th. The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary by ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Management - Interviewing

This is the ninth webinar for supervisors provided for us by New Direction, our EAP provider. This session will focus on interviewing.

For more information:
Go to: http://www.ucmo.edu/calendar/dsp_detail.cfm?evID=32369&calID=1
Contact Michelle Taylor at mtaylor@ucmo.edu


From the President

Website Important to Strategic Resource Allocation Communication Process: Learn More Oct. 30
As the University of Central Missouri prepares for the special event, Thursday, Oct. 30, launching a major initiative to develop new tools ...
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General

UCM Shuttle service offered to the UCM Summit Center in Lee's Summit
The UCM Shuttle Service to and from the UCM Summit Center campus runs Monday through Saturday. The cost to ride is $5 per ride/per ...
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UCM Shuttle service offered to the UCM Summit Center in Lee's Summit
The UCM Shuttle Service to and from the UCM Summit Center campus runs Monday through Saturday. The cost to ride is $5 per ride/per ...
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Tickets still available to see Grammy Award-Winning Group Chanticleer!
Chanticleer In Concert! ...
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Tickets still available to see Grammy Award-Winning Group Chanticleer!
Chanticleer In Concert! ...
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Make a Basket, Help a Child!
The 12th annual Big Brothers Big Sisters Benefit Auction is on Nov. 20. ...
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Board of Governors Approves The Crossing - South at Holden Housing Rates
The Board of Governors approved The Crossing - South at Holden housing rates, and students are one step closer to living in the new ...
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Board of Governors Approves The Crossing - South at Holden Housing Rates
The Board of Governors approved The Crossing - South at Holden housing rates, and students are one step closer to living in the new ...
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Health & Wellness

Zumba Gold Class cancellation

Zumba Gold class will not meet on Thursday, October 23 in SRWC at 5:15 p.m. Class resumes Monday, October 27.

For more information:
Contact Mollie Dinwiddie at dinwiddie@ucmo.edu

Zumba Gold Class cancellation

Zumba Gold Class will not meet on Thursday, Octotber 23 at 5:15 p.m. Class will resume on Monday, October 27.

For more information:
Contact Mollie Dinwiddie at dinwiddie@ucmo.edu

Zumba Gold Class cancellation

Zumba Gold Class will not meet on Thursday, Octotber 23 at 5:15 p.m. Class will resume on Monday, October 27.

For more information:
Contact Mollie Dinwiddie at dinwiddie@ucmo.edu

Classes FREE & Fit Passes Half Price
During the week of October 20 you can come take any exercise class at no cost and then beginning the week of October 27 Fit Passes are half ...
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Classes FREE & Fit Passes Half Price
During the week of October 20 you can come take any exercise class at no cost and then beginning the week of October 27 Fit Passes are half ...
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Informational Health Insurance Meetings
If you want more information or have questions regarding the 2015 BCBS health insurance, we are holding informational meeting on Friday, ...
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A Healthier You
There is still time to participate in A Healthier You! This event is open to full-time faculty and staff. You will receive a door prize ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thursday, October 23rd.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thurs., Oct. 23rd from 2:00-3:00 p.m. for appointments. If you would like to see him ...
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Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thursday, October 23rd.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on campus Thurs., Oct. 23rd from 2:00-3:00 p.m. for appointments. If you would like to see him ...
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KMOS-TV

Thank You UCM!
The staff and students of KMOS-TV appreciate your support and attendance at "The KMOS Show" yesterday! During the open house our halls were ...
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Separated Twins reunited on KMOS-TV
"Twin Sisters" on Independent Lens tells the story of Mia and Alexandra, identical twins from China who were adopted as infants by different ...
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Top Chef Genealogy
Chefs Tom Colicchio, Ming Tsai and Aaron Sanchez learn about their family histories from Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Colicchio's includes an ...
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Ben Franklin's role in manned flight - tonight
Travel in time to Paris when daring inventors and aeronauts in 18th-century developed all the essential features of today's hot air and gas ...
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Newsletters

Library Tours Second Half-Semester
The James C. Kirkpatrick Library is offering a week of Welcome Tours for the second half-semester classes. Download the attached document ...
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Library Tours Second Half-Semester
The James C. Kirkpatrick Library is offering a week of Welcome Tours for the second half-semester classes. Download the attached document ...
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Office of Technology

Mac Users: Do Not Install OS X Yosemite
If you are using a UCM-owned Mac, please do not install the new Mac OS, OS X Yosemite. Installing this OS can render your UCM Mac nearly ...
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Student Activities

Halloween Photo Booth
Grab some friends and have your photo taken in the Elliott Student Union's Halloween photo booth! Wear your best costume or dress up with ...
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Halloween Photo Booth
Grab some friends and have your photo taken in the Elliott Student Union's Halloween photo booth! Wear your best costume or dress up with ...
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Halloween Photo Booth
Grab some friends and have your photo taken in the Elliott Student Union's Halloween photo booth! Wear your best costume or dress up with ...
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American Democracy Project Registers Voters
The American Democracy Project has been registering voters to better engage students in the political process. For more information, please ...
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American Democracy Project Seeks Grant Proposals
Grant proposals of up to $1,500 may be rewarded to those organizations whose values are consistent with the American Democracy Project. For ...
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American Democracy Project Seeks Grant Proposals
Grant proposals of up to $1,500 may be rewarded to those organizations whose values are consistent with the American Democracy Project. For ...
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MULE DASH in COLOR 5K Run/Walk - Saturday, October 25th
Registration begins at 9:30 at NSSLHA table in front of UCM Chapel. 5K begins at 10:00. Adults $20, $25 includes t-shirt; Children up to age ...
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MULE DASH in COLOR 5K Run/Walk - Saturday, October 25th
Registration begins at 9:30 at NSSLHA table in front of UCM Chapel. 5K begins at 10:00. Adults $20, $25 includes t-shirt; Children up to age ...
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SATURDAYS STORIES & SLICES - November 1st
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 - November 1st
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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University Store

Think Pink!
University Store is offering 20% off in-stock, regularly-priced pink items during Think Pink Week, October 20-24. ...
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Think Pink!
University Store is offering 20% off in-stock, regularly-priced pink items during Think Pink Week, October 20-24. ...
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Pigskin Payoff Monday
The Pigskin Payoff discount is 20% from 7:30am to 5:00pm. Save on UCM branded, regularly-priced clothing and souvenirs. ...
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You Are Invited

Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response--SGA Open Forums Oct 21 & 22
At the SGA Senate and House meetings on Tuesday, October 21 and Wednesday, October 22, Assistant Director of Violence and Substance Abuse ...
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Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response--SGA Open Forums Oct 21 & 22
At the SGA Senate and House meetings on Tuesday, October 21 and Wednesday, October 22, Assistant Director of Violence and Substance Abuse ...
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Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response--SGA Open Forums Oct 21 & 22
At the SGA Senate and House meetings on Tuesday, October 21 and Wednesday, October 22, Assistant Director of Violence and Substance Abuse ...
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