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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, October 13


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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Second-Half Semester Classes Begin TODAY!
Second-half semester classes begin on Monday, October 13th. Students have through Monday, October 20th to add one of these classes to their ...
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Spring semester enrollment begins October 20th!
Enrollment in spring 2015 classes will take place October 20th thru November 13th. All students are assigned an Enrollment Access Date ...
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Enrollment Validation Policy (EVP) for 2nd Half Semester Classes
Go to http://www.ucmo.edu/registrar/enrollment/enrollmentvalidation.cfm for step-by-step screen shots of the reporting process. ...
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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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Transformational Learning Friday Session
A TLI session focusing on the Padagogy Wheel will be on Friday, October 17, at 9:00 or 12:00 in Lovinger 3140. This will be a session to ...
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Awards & Honors

Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominations Deadline
The deadline for nominations for the Learning to a Greater Degree Award is Wednesday, Oct. 15. This award was established to recognize ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominations Deadline
The deadline for nominations for the Learning to a Greater Degree Award is Wednesday, Oct. 15. This award was established to recognize ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominations Deadline
The deadline for nominations for the Learning to a Greater Degree Award is Wednesday, Oct. 15. This award was established to recognize ...
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Events

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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Fall Blood Drive
Join us for the annual fall blood drive. The Community Blood Center will be here on Oct. 13 & 14 from 10-7 p.m. (9-10 a.m. is reserved for ...
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Fall Blood Drive
Join us for the annual fall blood drive. The Community Blood Center will be here on Oct. 13 & 14 from 10-7 p.m. (9-10 a.m. is reserved for ...
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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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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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Traditions' Friday Night Feature!

It's Italian Night out at Traditions at Pertle Springs! Join us for pasta bakes and build your own pasta!

For more information:
Contact Jeff Mason at jmason@ucmo.edu

Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) Open House - THIS FRIDAY 10/17/14
The Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) located at 200 Ming Street on the UCM Campus is hosting a come-and-go Open House Event Friday, ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) Open House - THIS FRIDAY 10/17/14
The Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) located at 200 Ming Street on the UCM Campus is hosting a come-and-go Open House Event Friday, ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) Open House - THIS FRIDAY 10/17/14
The Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) located at 200 Ming Street on the UCM Campus is hosting a come-and-go Open House Event Friday, ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) Open House Event IS TODAY! 11am-3pm
The Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) located at 200 Ming Street on the UCM Campus is hosting a come-and-go Open House Event Friday, ...
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Shadows of Liberty film screening
The UCM chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists is hosting a screening of the documentary film "Shadows of Liberty" at 4 p.m. ...
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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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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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KMOS-TV Open House
UCM owns and operates a full-power television station, and you are invited this Thursday to join KMOS-TV for a kickoff celebration of 35 ...
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KMOS-TV Open House
Learn how UCM students prepare for their careers at UCM's own full-power television station, and join KMOS-TV this Thursday for a kickoff ...
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KMOS-TV Open House
Learn how UCM students prepare for their careers at UCM's own full-power television station, and join KMOS-TV this Thursday for a kickoff ...
[more info]

UCM Site for Congresswoman Hartzler's 2014 Veterans Summit
All United States military veterans and interested members of the public are invited to attend U.S. Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler's 2014 ...
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UCM Site for Congresswoman Hartzler's 2014 Veterans Summit
All United States military veterans and interested members of the public are invited to attend U.S. Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler's 2014 ...
[more info]

UCM Site for Congresswoman Hartzler's 2014 Veterans Summit
All United States military veterans and interested members of the public are invited to attend U.S. Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler's 2014 ...
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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

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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The KMOS Show - Today!
Learn how UCM students prepare for their careers at UCM's own full-power television station, and join KMOS-TV this Thursday for a kickoff ...
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Tailgate with the City Follows Homecoming Parade Saturday
Tailgate with the City is an annual, free, outdoor event that takes place on the same day as UCM's Homecoming parade and football game. It ...
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Tailgate with the City Follows Homecoming Parade Saturday
Tailgate with the City is an annual, free, outdoor event that takes place on the same day as UCM's Homecoming parade and football game. It ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]

Celebrate LGBT History Month
Celebrate LGBT History Month with speaker Jessica Pettit. October 21, 2014 ...
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Faculty

EVP for 2nd Half Classes - Absences due by noon on 10/17
Go to http://www.ucmo.edu/registrar/enrollment/enrollmentvalidation.cfm for step-by-step screen shots of the reporting process. ...
[more info]

EVP for 2nd Half Classes - Absences due by noon on 10/17
Go to http://www.ucmo.edu/registrar/enrollment/enrollmentvalidation.cfm for step-by-step screen shots of the reporting process. ...
[more info]

EVP for 2nd Half Classes - Absences due by noon on 10/17
Go to http://www.ucmo.edu/registrar/enrollment/enrollmentvalidation.cfm for step-by-step screen shots of the reporting process. ...
[more info]


Faculty/Staff Training

25Live Event Request Training.
Meetings & Conference Services has implemented a university wide web-based scheduling program for all events. This program will link live ...
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Adobe Training Manager/TEID/Blackboard/Adobe Acrobat/SoftChalk Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of October 20-24, 2014 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Distinguished Alumni Award 2014 #UCMDA
Each year for Homecoming, the UCM Alumni Association Board of Directors honors alumni who have achieved outstanding professional careers or ...
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Distinguished Alumni Award 2014 #UCMDA
Each year for Homecoming, the UCM Alumni Association Board of Directors honors alumni who have achieved outstanding professional careers or ...
[more info]

Distinguished Alumni Award 2014 #UCMDA
Each year for Homecoming, the UCM Alumni Association Board of Directors honors alumni who have achieved outstanding professional careers or ...
[more info]

STEM Application in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Talk
The UCM Alumni Association invites you to join Distinguished Alumni Award 2014 recipient, Brigadier General C. David Turner, as he will ...
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STEM Application in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Talk
The UCM Alumni Association invites you to join Distinguished Alumni Award 2014 recipient, Brigadier General C. David Turner, as he will ...
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STEM Application in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Talk
The UCM Alumni Association invites you to join Distinguished Alumni Award 2014 recipient, Brigadier General C. David Turner, as he will ...
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From the President

President Authorizes Extended Holidays
After reviewing the 2014-2015 holiday schedule at the University of Central Missouri, President Charles Ambrose announces his plan to extend ...
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Oct. 30 Launches Development of UCM's Strategic Resource Allocation Initiative
As President Charles Ambrose explained during his September 8 State of the University Address and in Presidential Memorandum 19, the ...
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Oct. 30 Launches Development of UCM's Strategic Resource Allocation Initiative
As President Charles Ambrose explained during his September 8 State of the University Address and in Presidential Memorandum 19, the ...
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Oct. 30 Launches Development of UCM's Strategic Resource Allocation Initiative
As President Charles Ambrose explained during his September 8 State of the University Address and in Presidential Memorandum 19, the ...
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General

Fire Alarm Testing in the Union
The new fire alarm system will be test at the Union on October 9, 10 and 14. All services will be open for business. The Union has the ...
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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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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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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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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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Lake Cottage Duo In Concert
The Performing Arts Series at UCM presents The Lake Cottage Duo, featuring Juanita Becker on piano and Sheri Mattson on oboe, performing the ...
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"The Pipes of McManis"
The Performing Arts Series at UCM presents renowned Organist John Sherer in a free concert, "The Pipes of McManis," Thursday, October 16, ...
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"The Pipes of McManis"
The Performing Arts Series at UCM presents renowned Organist John Sherer in a free concert, "The Pipes of McManis," Thursday, October 16, ...
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Event Space Request Process
Meeting & Conference Services would like to announce a change in the process and procedures to request spaces on campus for events. Starting ...
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Event Space Request Process
Meeting & Conference Services would like to announce a change in the process and procedures to request spaces on campus for events. Starting ...
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Event Space Request Process
Meeting & Conference Services would like to announce a change in the process and procedures to request spaces on campus for events. Starting ...
[more info]

Extended Holiday Information (correction regarding July 2015 holidays)
After reviewing the 2014-2015 holiday schedule at the University of Central Missouri, President Charles Ambrose announces his plan to extend ...
[more info]

Extended Holiday Information (correction regarding July 2015 holidays)
After reviewing the 2014-2015 holiday schedule at the University of Central Missouri, President Charles Ambrose announces his plan to extend ...
[more info]

Extended Holiday Information (correction regarding July 2015 holidays)
After reviewing the 2014-2015 holiday schedule at the University of Central Missouri, President Charles Ambrose announces his plan to extend ...
[more info]


Health & Wellness

Bone Marrow Drive: Be the Match!
Help save lives! Three ways to give: sign up to the registry, donate money (see URL below), volunteer to help. ...
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Bone Marrow Drive: Be the Match!
Help save lives! Three ways to give: sign up to the registry, donate money (see URL below), volunteer to help. ...
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Gentle Yoga: T/R
Gentle Yoga will meet on Tues/Thur, 5:15-6:15 in the Student Wellness Center. Taught by Barb Rhodes, certified yoga instructor, this is a ...
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No Gentle Yoga this Thursday

No class on Thursday, but we'll resume our normal scheduled classes next week: T/R 5:15-6:15.

For more information:
Contact Barbara Rhodes at rhodes@ucmo.edu

No Gentle Yoga this Thursday

No class on Thursday, but we'll resume our normal scheduled classes next week: T/R 5:15-6:15.

For more information:
Contact Barbara Rhodes at rhodes@ucmo.edu

Sunrise Spin and Cycle Club Cancelled this Friday
Due to scheduling conflicts, Sunrise Spin and Cycle Club will be cancelled on Friday, October 17th. Classes will resume normal scheduling ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Halloween is just around the corner - Tips for Costume Safety & much more
When we think of Halloween, we picture children laughing in colorful ...
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MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Wednesday, October 15th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be here on Wed., Oct. 15th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. If you would like an appointment with him, please call ...
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MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Wednesday, October 15th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be here on Wed., Oct. 15th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. If you would like an appointment with him, please call ...
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MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Wednesday, October 15th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be here on Wed., Oct. 15th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. If you would like an appointment with him, please call ...
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Time Sheets Due Today
Employee time sheets for the period October 1-15, 2014 are due today by 11:59 PM. Employees will not be able to access their time sheets ...
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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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News

Alumni Association Hosts The Generals' Roundtable Oct. 17
Four UCM alumni, Maj. Gen. Richard P. Mustion, retired Brig. Gen. Arnold Gordon-Bray, Brig. Gen. C. David Turner, and Brig. Gen. Troy D. Kok ...
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Alumni Association Hosts The Generals' Roundtable Oct. 17
Four UCM alumni, Maj. Gen. Richard P. Mustion, retired Brig. Gen. Arnold Gordon-Bray, Brig. Gen. C. David Turner, and Brig. Gen. Troy D. Kok ...
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Alumni Association Hosts The Generals' Roundtable Oct. 17
Four UCM alumni, Maj. Gen. Richard P. Mustion, retired Brig. Gen. Arnold Gordon-Bray, Brig. Gen. C. David Turner, and Brig. Gen. Troy D. Kok ...
[more info]

Astronaut Hopkins Stresses Value of Servant Leadership During UCM Speech
Incorporating compelling video and photos taken from the International Space Station with a message that wove in aspects of servant ...
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Astronaut Hopkins Stresses Value of Servant Leadership During UCM Speech
Incorporating compelling video and photos taken from the International Space Station with a message that wove in aspects of servant ...
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Astronaut Hopkins Stresses Value of Servant Leadership During UCM Speech
Incorporating compelling video and photos taken from the International Space Station with a message that wove in aspects of servant ...
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UCM Honors Distiguished Alumni During Homecoming 2014
University of Central Missouri graduates who have excelled in television and military careers, and who have made a difference in the lives ...
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UCM Honors Distiguished Alumni During Homecoming 2014
University of Central Missouri graduates who have excelled in television and military careers, and who have made a difference in the lives ...
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UCM Honors Distiguished Alumni During Homecoming 2014
University of Central Missouri graduates who have excelled in television and military careers, and who have made a difference in the lives ...
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Newsletters

Keeping Up With The Library
There is a new database on trial at the James C. Kirkpatrick Library. Ambrose Streaming Video is available for your perusal at the link ...
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Keeping Up With The Library
There is a new database on trial at the James C. Kirkpatrick Library. Ambrose Streaming Video is available for your perusal at the link ...
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Office of Technology

System Maintenance Sunday Morning - UCM Web Site and MyCentral
Office of Technology staff members will be working Sunday, October 19, to perform necessary maintenance. Beginning at 7 a.m., MyCentral and ...
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System Maintenance Sunday Morning - UCM Web Site and MyCentral
Office of Technology staff members will be working Sunday, October 19, to perform necessary maintenance. Beginning at 7 a.m., MyCentral and ...
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System Maintenance Sunday Morning - UCM Web Site and MyCentral
Office of Technology staff members will be working Sunday, October 19, to perform necessary maintenance. Beginning at 7 a.m., MyCentral and ...
[more info]

Google Apps for Education - Improvements Coming Our Way
Google recently announced some enhancements to Google Apps for Education, which is the suite that UCM uses for all student, faculty, and ...
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Google Apps for Education - Improvements Coming Our Way
Google recently announced some enhancements to Google Apps for Education, which is the suite that UCM uses for all student, faculty, and ...
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Openings & Closings

Procurement, and Mail Services Closing
The Office of Procurement and Materials Management and Mail Services will be closed for training from 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. on Monday, ...
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Strategic Communications

Updated PowerPoint Backgrounds Promote UCM Identity
Presentations, whether on campus, at local events or at international conferences, provide another opportunity to promote UCM's identity. ...
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Updated PowerPoint Backgrounds Promote UCM Identity
Presentations, whether on campus, at local events or at international conferences, provide another opportunity to promote UCM's identity. ...
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Student Activities

Sex, Drugs, and Alcohol with Julia Garcia
A TRU college experience with powerful poetry and inspiring stories. Julia Garcia is a traveling speaker who shares her own college ...
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Sex, Drugs, and Alcohol with Julia Garcia
A TRU college experience with powerful poetry and inspiring stories. Julia Garcia is a traveling speaker who shares her own college ...
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Sex, Drugs, and Alcohol with Julia Garcia
A TRU college experience with powerful poetry and inspiring stories. Julia Garcia is a traveling speaker who shares her own college ...
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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 w/t-shirt; Children up to age 17 and ...
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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 w/t-shirt; Children up to age 17 and ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]


University Store

Boots No.7 Skincare

October Special:

15% off regularly priced No.7 skincare while quantities last

[Discounts cannot be combined.]

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

Pigskin Payoff Monday

Save 25% on regularly-priced UCM branded clothing & souvenirs.

[usual restrictions apply, see attached]

For more information:
Go to: ucmbookstore.com
Download: Pigskin25_UCMD.jpg
Contact University Store at ucmbookstore@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-4370