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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, February 16


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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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 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 ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]

UCM Institutional Repository
CENTRALSpace ... the institutional repository for UCM. Click on the link for an explanation of what is an institutional repository, and ...
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UCM Institutional Repository
CENTRALSpace ... the institutional repository for UCM. Click on the link for an explanation of what is an institutional repository, and ...
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UCM Institutional Repository
CENTRALSpace ... the institutional repository for UCM. Click on the link for an explanation of what is an institutional repository, and ...
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Google Drive Hacks 4 Students
Do your students want to learn about Google Drive? ...
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Google Drive Hacks 4 Students
Do your students want to learn about Google Drive? ...
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Google Drive Hacks 4 Students
Do your students want to learn about Google Drive? ...
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Study Abroad 101
Interested in studying abroad? Attend a Study Abroad 101 session, offered three times a week, every week: ...
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Study Abroad 101
Interested in studying abroad? Attend a Study Abroad 101 session, offered three times a week, every week: ...
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Study Abroad 101
Interested in studying abroad? Attend a Study Abroad 101 session, offered three times a week, every week: ...
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Awards & Honors

2015 Outstanding Support Staff Award Nominations
It's once again time to submit nominations for the Outstanding Support Staff Award. Nominations will be collected until Feb. 18, 2015. ...
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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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Undergraduate Research and Creative Project Faculty Mentor Award
Student nominations are now being accepted for the Undergraduate Research and Creative Project Faculty Mentor Award. Students must nominate ...
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Undergraduate Research and Creative Project Faculty Mentor Award
Student nominations are now being accepted for the Undergraduate Research and Creative Project Faculty Mentor Award. Students must nominate ...
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Freeman honored as MAFA Coach of the Year
Mrs. Nicole Freeman was honored this past weekend at the 2015 Missouri Association of Forensics Activities as the MAFA Coach of the Year. ...
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Antrim Named Recipient of MASL Special Service Award
Patricia Antrim, chair of the Department of Education Leadership and Human Development and coordinator of the Library Science and ...
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Antrim Named Recipient of MASL Special Service Award
Patricia Antrim, chair of the Department of Education Leadership and Human Development and coordinator of the Library Science and ...
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Antrim Named Recipient of MASL Special Service Award
Patricia Antrim, chair of the Department of Education Leadership and Human Development and coordinator of the Library Science and ...
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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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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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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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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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Traditions' Taco Tuesday!
There are plenty of Taco Tuesday specials in town, but nobody does it like Traditions! Come build your own taco for just $1 each. Pile on ...
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Lecture on Terrorism and Islam
Shakil Haider, Chair of the Midland Islamic Council and former Chair of the Islamic Center of Kansas, will give a lecture titled "How Did We ...
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Mo's Birthday Celebration
Join us from 2-4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16 in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, lower courts as we celebrate Mo's birthday and are a ...
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Survival 6th Annual Girls' Night Out
Tickets are on sale now for the 6th annual Girls' Night Out event. This event offers shopping, a performance from the Warrensburg HS Show ...
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Chad Erpelding's "Dogs of Dow" Exhibit Featured at UCM Gallery of Art and Design
The exhibit by Chad Erpelding, associate professor of art and graduate program director from Boise State University, utilizes data ...
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Chad Erpelding's "Dogs of Dow" Exhibit Featured at UCM Gallery of Art and Design
The exhibit by Chad Erpelding, associate professor of art and graduate program director from Boise State University, utilizes data ...
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Emeriti Coffee Canceled
The University of Central Missouri Emeriti Association coffee planned for 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17, in the Elliott Student Union has been ...
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Talking Mules Zumba Party
Come have some fun and support the Talking Mules Speech & Debate Team as they prepare to represent the University in the upcoming Montgomery ...
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Talking Mules Zumba Party
Come have some fun and support the Talking Mules Speech & Debate Team as they prepare to represent the University in the upcoming Montgomery ...
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Talking Mules Zumba Party
Come have some fun and support the Talking Mules Speech & Debate Team as they prepare to represent the University in the upcoming Montgomery ...
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Lecture on Terrorism Cancelled

The Thursday evening lecture by Shakil Haider is canceled due to illness.

For more information:
Contact Catherine Burris at cburris@ucmo.edu

Mo's Birthday Celebration Rescheduled
Join us from 3-4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20 in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, lower courts as we celebrate Mo's birthday and are a ...
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Mo's Birthday Celebration Rescheduled
Join us from 3-4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20 in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center, lower courts as we celebrate Mo's birthday and are a ...
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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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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 ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]

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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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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Faculty/Staff Training

Coming Up: Supervisor Training for Documentation and Performance Appraisals`
Supervisor Training: Documentation will be Feb 17th at 9:00 ...
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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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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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TEID/SoftChalk/Blackboard Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of February 23-27, 2015 - click on the session name for a complete description and to register for an ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Alumni Have Opportunity to Connect With Students
The UCM Alumni Association is asking alumni to share their knowledge and expertise with job seeking students by joining the NEW Alumni ...
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Alumni Have Opportunity to Connect With Students
The UCM Alumni Association is asking alumni to share their knowledge and expertise with job seeking students by joining the NEW Alumni ...
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Alumni Have Opportunity to Connect With Students
The UCM Alumni Association is asking alumni to share their knowledge and expertise with job seeking students by joining the NEW Alumni ...
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UCM Foundation Opportunity Grant Funds Art Textile Exhibit
Until March 7 the UCM Gallery of Art & Design is displaying Earth Stories, a national exhibit that explores environmental awareness through ...
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UCM Foundation Opportunity Grant Funds Art Textile Exhibit
Until March 7 the UCM Gallery of Art & Design is displaying Earth Stories, a national exhibit that explores environmental awareness through ...
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UCM Foundation Opportunity Grant Funds Art Textile Exhibit
Until March 7 the UCM Gallery of Art & Design is displaying Earth Stories, a national exhibit that explores environmental awareness through ...
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From the President

President Ambrose Shares Memorandum 20
Dear Members of the Campus Community,

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President Ambrose Shares Memorandum 20
Dear Members of the Campus Community,

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President Ambrose Shares Memorandum 20
Dear Members of the Campus Community,

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Ambrose Names Interim Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration
In an email letter to UCM faculty and staff Feb. 16, Dr. Charles Ambrose announced the appointment of an interim administrative leader to ...
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Ambrose Names Interim Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration
In an email letter to UCM faculty and staff Feb. 16, Dr. Charles Ambrose announced the appointment of an interim administrative leader to ...
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Ambrose Names Interim Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration
In an email letter to UCM faculty and staff Feb. 16, Dr. Charles Ambrose announced the appointment of an interim administrative leader to ...
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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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Motorcycle Beginner Rider Course Enrolling Now!
Course Date: March 27-29, 2015 ...
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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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Campus Forum on Faculty Categories
Provost Curtis is hosting the second Campus Forum on Faculty Categories on Thursday, February 19, at 2:00 p.m. in Union 236. The purpose of ...
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Campus Forum on Faculty Categories
Provost Curtis is hosting the second Campus Forum on Faculty Categories on Thursday, February 19, at 2:00 p.m. in Union 236. The purpose of ...
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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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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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Former Staff Member Charlie Powers Remembered
Members of the University of Central Missouri community were saddened to learn this week that a member of the UCM family, Charles (Charlie) ...
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Former Staff Member Charlie Powers Remembered
Members of the University of Central Missouri community were saddened to learn this week that a member of the UCM family, Charles (Charlie) ...
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Health & Wellness

Intro. to the Rec
On Monday (2/16) at 12 noon the Rec Center will be hosting an informational session about weight machines. The informational session will be ...
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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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Yoga at noon cancelled this Friday

The yoga instructor had a death in the family and the funeral is this Friday, February 20th. Sorry for any inconvenience.

For more information:
Contact Jason Cannon at cannon@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-8643

Yoga at noon cancelled this Friday

The yoga instructor had a death in the family and the funeral is this Friday, February 20th. Sorry for any inconvenience.

For more information:
Contact Jason Cannon at cannon@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-8643


Human Resources/Payroll

TIAA-CREF Representative
Kyle Andrews of TIAA-CREF will be on the UCM campus, Wednesday, February 18th from 8:00 am to 2:30 pm. You can discuss your personal ...
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Valic Representative
Jeff Akright of Valic will be on campus Tuesday, February 17th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Office of Human Resources. If you would like ...
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KMOS-TV

Pioneering African-American Photographers
Tonight at 9:00, "Through a Lens Darkly" profiles many of the men and women - celebrated and anonymous - who have recorded the lives and ...
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Trace the evolution of Italian Americans from the late 19th century to today
Tony Bennett, David Chase, John Turturro, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, Gay Talese and others share their experiences in this two-part ...
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Owl Power
For centuries, owls have been fascinating hallmarks of children's stories and folk tales the world over, but what actually makes owls so ...
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Mules and Jennies Action on KMOS-TV
Follow the UCM Mules and Jennies with this weekly program of highlights and interviews with athletes and coaches. Hosted by Jason Ketz, ...
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August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand
From his roots as an activist and poet to his indelible mark on Broadway, this program captures the legacy of the man some call America's ...
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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


Meetings

Faculty Senate Meeting February 18, 2015

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237B on Wednesday February 18, 2015. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808

Faculty Senate Meeting February 18, 2015

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237B on Wednesday February 18, 2015. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808

Faculty Senate Meeting February 18, 2015

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237B on Wednesday February 18, 2015. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808


News

Board of Governors Sets Academic Fees, Accepts Final Selmo Park Report
Continuing its commitment to quality and affordability, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors on Feb. 13 approved a modest ...
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Board of Governors Sets Academic Fees, Accepts Final Selmo Park Report
Continuing its commitment to quality and affordability, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors on Feb. 13 approved a modest ...
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Student Activities

Students Form New Organization, Participate in State Meeting on Recovery
UCM students in the Department of Child and Family Development have spent recent months establishing a new organization called Recovery ...
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UCM Students advance to finals in local CFA Institute Research Challenge
The UCM team of finance majors, Dan Tacchi, Patrick King, and Roland Smith, will make a final oral presentation of their equity research on ...
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Call for Student Talent
The Office of Student Activities is proud to present Unity Week. This week of events is designed to celebrate the diversity of the UCM ...
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Call for Student Talent
The Office of Student Activities is proud to present Unity Week. This week of events is designed to celebrate the diversity of the UCM ...
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University Store

30% Slam Dunk of a Deal Discount Today!
Mules and Jennies won their games against Lindenwood on Saturday and our customers win today with a 30% discount on regular priced apparel. ...
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30% Slam Dunk of a Deal Discount Today!
Don't let the cold weather and snow keep you away today! Mules and Jennies won their games against Lindenwood on Saturday and our customers ...
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