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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, December 8


Academics

Undergraduate Fall Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Fall undergraduate degree candidates who intend to participate in the December 13th commencement ceremony may pick up their commencement ...
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Fall Semester Final Grades due by Noon, on 12/16/14
Final grades are due at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 16th. Grades can be entered through MyCentral using the Faculty tab and selecting ...
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Fall Semester Final Grades due by Noon, on 12/16/14
Final grades are due at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 16th. Grades can be entered through MyCentral using the Faculty tab and selecting ...
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Fall Semester Final Grades due by Noon, on 12/16/14
Final grades are due at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 16th. Grades can be entered through MyCentral using the Faculty tab and selecting ...
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Awards & Honors

Nominate a Professional Staff Member for the JP Mees Award
Please take a moment and nominate one of our outstanding Professional Staff for the JP Mees Award. To nominate someone is easy. Just go to ...
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McNair Scholars Selected
The members of the McNair Scholars Class of 2015 have been selected. Their names and majors are as follows: Christian Acamo, Painting and ...
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McNair Scholars Selected
The members of the McNair Scholars Class of 2015 have been selected. Their names and majors are as follows: Christian Acamo, Painting and ...
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Global Vision Scholarship - 2015
Thanks to the wonderful generosity of an anonymous alum, the University of Central Missouri has developed the Global Vision Endowment. The ...
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Global Vision Scholarship - 2015
Thanks to the wonderful generosity of an anonymous alum, the University of Central Missouri has developed the Global Vision Endowment. The ...
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Global Vision Scholarship - 2015
Thanks to the wonderful generosity of an anonymous alum, the University of Central Missouri has developed the Global Vision Endowment. The ...
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Ewing Named Missouri's 2014 Outstanding Postsecondary Math Educator
Dr. David E. Ewing, associate professor of mathematics education, recently was named the recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Postsecondary ...
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Events

Orientation 2015

The list of Orientation dates for 2015 is attached.

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

Show Me Justice Film Festival's Guest Blogger Series
As the 5th Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival nears, the SMJFF team has begun a guest blogger series on the film festival’s official ...
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Show Me Justice Film Festival's Guest Blogger Series
As the 5th Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival nears, the SMJFF team has begun a guest blogger series on the film festival’s official ...
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Show Me Justice Film Festival's Guest Blogger Series
As the 5th Annual Show Me Justice Film Festival nears, the SMJFF team has begun a guest blogger series on the film festival’s official ...
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MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner Tickets Now Available
Tickets are now available for the annual Freedom Scholarship Dinner, the highlight of the 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration at ...
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Scarves and Ties on Sale Until End of Week
Silk items $5 off and rayon scarves 2 for $25 until Friday Dec. 12. To order contact the Fashion program or purchase online with a ...
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Scarves and Ties on Sale Until End of Week
Silk items $5 off and rayon scarves 2 for $25 until Friday Dec. 12. To order contact the Fashion program or purchase online with a ...
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Scarves and Ties on Sale Until End of Week
Silk items $5 off and rayon scarves 2 for $25 until Friday Dec. 12. To order contact the Fashion program or purchase online with a ...
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MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner Tickets Now Available
Tickets are now available for the annual Freedom Scholarship Dinner, the highlight of the 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration at ...
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$5 Lincoln Lunch Buffet
UCM Dining by Sodexo will have the Lincoln Lunch Buffet over the Semester Break on Dec. 16th & Jan. 6th. ...
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Faculty

Fall Semester Final Grades due by Noon, on 12/16/14
Final grades are due at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 16th. Grades can be entered through MyCentral using the Faculty tab and selecting ...
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Fall Semester Final Grades due by Noon, on 12/16/14
Final grades are due at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, December 16th. Grades can be entered through MyCentral using the Faculty tab and selecting ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

SoftChalk/Adobe Acrobat/Ask Debbie/Blackboard Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of December 15-19, 2014 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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From the President

A Request from the Alignment, Resource Allocation and Net Revenue Team Representing the SRAM Initiative
We are sharing a request below from the facilitator of one of the three teams involved in the Strategic Resource Allocation Model (SRAM) ...
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A Request from the Alignment, Resource Allocation and Net Revenue Team Representing the SRAM Initiative
We are sharing a request below from the facilitator of one of the three teams involved in the Strategic Resource Allocation Model (SRAM) ...
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A Request from the Alignment, Resource Allocation and Net Revenue Team Representing the SRAM Initiative
We are sharing a request below from the facilitator of one of the three teams involved in the Strategic Resource Allocation Model (SRAM) ...
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General

Spring 2015 1st and 2nd Half Semester Dates
It has been brought to our attention that there are various dates listed on different university calendars for the ending/beginning of the ...
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Angel Tree--Gifts Returned to Admin 101 by Monday 12/8
There are only 4 more Angels on the Tree! ...
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Health & Wellness

Gentle Yoga Class: 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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Gentle Yoga Class: 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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Gentle Yoga Class: 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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Face-to-Face Coaching sessions available
Are you interested in improving your overall health, eliminating health risks and benefiting from the support and guidance of a lifestyle ...
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30 visits
The Student Recreation and Wellness Center wants to remind faculty and staff that if you are utilizing the facility to ensure you have your ...
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30 visits
The Student Recreation and Wellness Center wants to remind faculty and staff that if you are utilizing the facility to ensure you have your ...
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30 visits
The Student Recreation and Wellness Center wants to remind faculty and staff that if you are utilizing the facility to ensure you have your ...
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Time Change--Gentle Yoga

We're meeting 4:30-5:30 next week, Tues., Dec. 16 & Thur. Dec. 18

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


KMOS-TV

SPORTSPAGE Auditions
We will be hosting auditions for hosts of SPORTSPAGE Tuesday, Jan. 13 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the KMOS studios. If you are interested in ...
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How Animals Work on "Nature"
Tonight at 7:00, KMOS-TV looks at the 'moment of impact' when animals of astounding ability connect with each other and the world around ...
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Counting on Birds
Tonight at 7:00, KMOS-TV presents the story of how a Christmas-time tradition of shooting birds changed to one of counting them. Host Willem ...
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Curtain Up: The School of American Ballet Workshop
Saturday night at 8:00 the curtain rises on a new generation of ballet stars, at the School of American Ballet's 50th Annual Workshop ...
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Sneak Preview of the new Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey fans have been keeping a stiff upper lip in anticipation of Season 5 premiering in January. Be of good cheer! KMOS-TV presents ...
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Sneak Preview of the new Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey fans have been keeping a stiff upper lip in anticipation of Season 5 premiering in January. Be of good cheer! KMOS-TV presents ...
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This weekend on Season to Season Outdoors
Season to Season Outdoors takes a look back at some of our favorite moments from the last half of the year. Get hooked on Missouri's great ...
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This weekend on Season to Season Outdoors
Season to Season Outdoors takes a look back at some of our favorite moments from the last half of the year. Get hooked on Missouri's great ...
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Mules and Jennies Athletics

Engelmann receives David Knight Award
WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- University of Central Missouri faculty athletics representative Dr. Paul Engelmann received the 2014 David Knight Award ...
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Engelmann receives David Knight Award
WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- University of Central Missouri faculty athletics representative Dr. Paul Engelmann received the 2014 David Knight Award ...
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Kathy Anderson elected to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Central Missouri Senior Associate Athletic Director Kathy Anderson has been elected to the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame ...
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Kathy Anderson elected to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Central Missouri Senior Associate Athletic Director Kathy Anderson has been elected to the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame ...
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News

Missouri Innovation Campus Partners Join Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event
Representatives of the University of Central Missouri, Lee's Summit R-7 School District, and Metropolitan Community College-Longview on ...
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Missouri Innovation Campus Partners Join Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event
Representatives of the University of Central Missouri, Lee's Summit R-7 School District, and Metropolitan Community College-Longview on ...
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Boyce Named Keynote Speaker for 2015 MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner
UCM alumnus Lucas Boyce will return to his alma mater as the keynote speaker for UCM's Freedom Scholarship Dinner on Jan. 20. The dinner is ...
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Boyce Named Keynote Speaker for 2015 MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner
UCM alumnus Lucas Boyce will return to his alma mater as the keynote speaker for UCM's Freedom Scholarship Dinner on Jan. 20. The dinner is ...
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Three Special Awards to be Presented During 2014 Fall Commencement Dec. 12-13
The University of Central Missouri will conclude the fall 2014 semester with commencement exercises Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12-13 in the ...
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Three Special Awards to be Presented During 2014 Fall Commencement Dec. 12-13
The University of Central Missouri will conclude the fall 2014 semester with commencement exercises Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12-13 in the ...
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Three Special Awards to be Presented During 2014 Fall Commencement Dec. 12-13
The University of Central Missouri will conclude the fall 2014 semester with commencement exercises Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12-13 in the ...
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UCM a Top School in '2015 Military Advanced Education Guide to Colleges and Universities'
Signifying its commitment to best practices in military and veteran education, the University of Central Missouri has been designated a Top ...
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Office of Technology

Argos Web Viewer Available for Macs
A recent upgrade has allowed the Office of Technology to implement a web viewer for Argos. This web viewer is available for Safari on the ...
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Argos Web Viewer Available for Macs
A recent upgrade has allowed the Office of Technology to implement a web viewer for Argos. This web viewer is available for Safari on the ...
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Argos Web Viewer Available for Macs
A recent upgrade has allowed the Office of Technology to implement a web viewer for Argos. This web viewer is available for Safari on the ...
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Openings & Closings

Modified Hours for the ID Center

The ID Card office will have modified hours the week of December 15th. We will be open from 10:00 a.m. till 3:00 p.m.

For more information:
Contact Ed Wirthwein at wirthwein@ucmo.edu or call 6605434342


Student Activities

2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Service Day
With delivering his iconic and empowering "I Have a Dream" speech over 50 years ago, civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy ...
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2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Service Day
With delivering his iconic and empowering "I Have a Dream" speech over 50 years ago, civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy ...
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University Store

Two days left to bring in your books!
UCM's official Textbook BuyBack is happening now. ...
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Congratulations to our graduates!

University Store will be open Friday, 7:30am-6:00pm, and Saturday, 8:00am-5:00pm.

For more information:
Go to: ucmbookstore.com
Download: Fall14Grad_UCMD.jpg
Contact University Store at ucmbookstore@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-4370


You Are Invited

Salvation Army Bell Ringers Needed!
The Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to Bell Ring over the holidays. ...
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