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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, October 6


Academics

Enrollment holds have been placed for spring enrollment
As needed, holds have been placed on student accounts for spring enrollment. Various offices place holds for different reasons (testing ...
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Second-Half Semester Classes Begin October 13th!
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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Help us find the new class of McNair Scholars...
We are currently inviting your recommendations for the next class of McNair Scholars. ...
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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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Missouri State Government Internship Program - Application Deadline - October 20th
The State Government Internship Program is accepting applications for the 2015 Spring semester. The application deadline is October 20, ...
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Missouri State Government Internship Program - Application Deadline - October 20th
The State Government Internship Program is accepting applications for the 2015 Spring semester. The application deadline is October 20, ...
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Missouri State Government Internship Program - Application Deadline - October 20th
The State Government Internship Program is accepting applications for the 2015 Spring semester. The application deadline is October 20, ...
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Transformational Learning Friday Session
There will be a Transformational Learning Initiative session on Friday, October 10, at 9:00 or 12:00 in Lovinger 3140. This will be a ...
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Transformational Learning Friday Session
There will be a Transformational Learning Initiative session on Friday, October 10, at 9:00 or 12:00 in Lovinger 3140. This will be a ...
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Transformational Learning Friday Session
There will be a Transformational Learning Initiative session on Friday, October 10, at 9:00 or 12:00 in Lovinger 3140. This will be a ...
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Conferences

UCM Represented at STEM Higher Education Council's National Leaders Summit
Representing the University of Central Missouri, Stan Elliott will join more than 80 business and higher education leaders across the nation ...
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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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World War I Lecture Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 7 PM, Wood 100. "Memory on Parade: Remembering World War I Through American Fiction, Film, and Song."
UCM and the Department of English and Philosophy are proud to present Dr. Steven Trout, Professor and Chair, Department of English, Director ...
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World War I Lecture Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 7 PM, Wood 100. "Memory on Parade: Remembering World War I Through American Fiction, Film, and Song."
UCM and the Department of English and Philosophy are proud to present Dr. Steven Trout, Professor and Chair, Department of English, Director ...
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World War I Lecture Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 7 PM, Wood 100. "Memory on Parade: Remembering World War I Through American Fiction, Film, and Song."
UCM and the Department of English and Philosophy are proud to present Dr. Steven Trout, Professor and Chair, Department of English, Director ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) Open House Event
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
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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Fall Career Expo 2014
The Fall Career Expo is scheduled for Wednesday, October 8, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Building Arena, and we currently have ...
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Muleskinner Reader Survey
The Muleskinner and digitalBURG are collecting feedback and would greatly appreciate hearing from you! ...
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Muleskinner Reader Survey
The Muleskinner and digitalBURG are collecting feedback and would greatly appreciate hearing from you! ...
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Muleskinner Reader Survey
The Muleskinner and digitalBURG are collecting feedback and would greatly appreciate hearing from you! ...
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Thirst Project (Charity) Speakers - Friday, October 10
Learn about the Thirst Project on Friday, October 10 at 2 pm in Ward Edwards 2030. The Thirst Project is a charity that builds clean-water ...
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Thirst Project (Charity) Speakers - Friday, October 10
Learn about the Thirst Project on Friday, October 10 at 2 pm in Ward Edwards 2030. The Thirst Project is a charity that builds clean-water ...
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Thirst Project (Charity) Speakers - Friday, October 10
Learn about the Thirst Project on Friday, October 10 at 2 pm in Ward Edwards 2030. The Thirst Project is a charity that builds clean-water ...
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UCM United Way On-line Auction
Help UCM raise funds for the 2014/2015 United Way Campaign by participating in the on-line auction. Go to http://www.ucmo.edu/unitedway/ ...
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UCM United Way On-line Auction
Help UCM raise funds for the 2014/2015 United Way Campaign by participating in the on-line auction. Go to http://www.ucmo.edu/unitedway/ ...
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UCM United Way On-line Auction
Help UCM raise funds for the 2014/2015 United Way Campaign by participating in the on-line auction. Go to http://www.ucmo.edu/unitedway/ ...
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Photographer Lecture Today
Artist Pradip Malde will be speaking today at 3 p.m. in the Gallery of Art & Design about his photography exhibition "Third Heaven - ...
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Created Equal with Dr. Keona Ervin; honoring the late Dr. Guy Griggs, civil rights trailblazer in the 1960s.
Continuing a national initiative by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the University of Central Missouri Department of History and ...
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Created Equal with Dr. Keona Ervin; honoring the late Dr. Guy Griggs, civil rights trailblazer in the 1960s.
Continuing a national initiative by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the University of Central Missouri Department of History and ...
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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' Friday Night Feature!

Join us for tonight's feature: Fajitas! For $12.99, enjoy our delicious fajitas with rice, beans, and all the fixings!

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

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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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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KMOS-TV Open House
UCM owns and operates a full-power television station, and you are invited to join KMOS-TV for a kickoff celebration of 35 years of service ...
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Faculty

FY16 Opportunity Grant Call for Proposals
The UCM Foundation is calling for proposals from faculty and staff members for the chance to secure a FY16 Opportunity Grant. Applications ...
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FY16 Opportunity Grant Call for Proposals
The UCM Foundation is calling for proposals from faculty and staff members for the chance to secure a FY16 Opportunity Grant. Applications ...
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FY16 Opportunity Grant Call for Proposals
The UCM Foundation is calling for proposals from faculty and staff members for the chance to secure a FY16 Opportunity Grant. Applications ...
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From Thought to Action
A Student Workshop on Non-Profit Based Activism in Local and International Arenas.Thursday, October 9, 2:30-5:30 pm, Union 235. See flyer ...
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From Thought to Action
A Student Workshop on Non-Profit Based Activism in Local and International Arenas.Thursday, October 9, 2:30-5:30 pm, Union 235. See flyer ...
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From Thought to Action
A Student Workshop on Non-Profit Based Activism in Local and International Arenas.Thursday, October 9, 2:30-5:30 pm, Union 235. See flyer ...
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From Thought to Action public lecture

"Addressing International Sex Trafficking" by Johannah Herr, Daughters Rising. Wednesday, October 8, 4-5 pm, Union 239.

For more information:
Contact Karen Bradley at kbradley@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-8195

From Thought to Action public lecture

"Addressing International Sex Trafficking" by Johannah Herr, Daughters Rising. Wednesday, October 8, 4-5 pm, Union 239.

For more information:
Contact Karen Bradley at kbradley@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-8195

From Thought to Action public lecture

"Addressing International Sex Trafficking" by Johannah Herr, Daughters Rising. Wednesday, October 8, 4-5 pm, Union 239.

For more information:
Contact Karen Bradley at kbradley@ucmo.edu or call 660-543-8195

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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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. ...
[more info]

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. ...
[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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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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UCM Faculty and Staff must use copyrighted materials legally.
To learn about using copyrighted materials compliantly in an academic environment, UCM faculty and staff may schedule individual or group ...
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Blackboard/TEID/SoftChalk/Adobe Presenter Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of October 13-17, 2014 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

UCM Foundation Funds Equipment for KMOS-TV Social Media Efforts
Thanks to an opportunity grant from the University of Central Missouri Foundation, students can now shoot, edit and upload videos instantly ...
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UCM Foundation Funds Equipment for KMOS-TV Social Media Efforts
Thanks to an opportunity grant from the University of Central Missouri Foundation, students can now shoot, edit and upload videos instantly ...
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UCM Foundation Funds Equipment for KMOS-TV Social Media Efforts
Thanks to an opportunity grant from the University of Central Missouri Foundation, students can now shoot, edit and upload videos instantly ...
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From the President

UCM United Way Campaign
Dear Members of the UCM Community, ...
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UCM United Way Campaign
Dear Members of the UCM Community, ...
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UCM United Way Campaign
Dear Members of the UCM Community, ...
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United Way Payroll Deduction Pledge Card, Brochure Available
The University of Central Missouri is conducting its annual campus campaign to raise funds in support of Johnson County United Way, which ...
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United Way Payroll Deduction Pledge Card, Brochure Available
The University of Central Missouri is conducting its annual campus campaign to raise funds in support of Johnson County United Way, which ...
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General

Tickets for Hopkins Lecture Available
General Admission Tickets for Col. Michael Hopkins free lecture scheduled for Thursday, October 9, 9:30 a.m. in Hendricks Hall, will be ...
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Tickets for Hopkins Lecture Available
General Admission Tickets for Col. Michael Hopkins free lecture scheduled for Thursday, October 9, 9:30 a.m. in Hendricks Hall, will be ...
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Tickets for Hopkins Lecture Available
General Admission Tickets for Col. Michael Hopkins free lecture scheduled for Thursday, October 9, 9:30 a.m. in Hendricks Hall, will be ...
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The Office of Mentoring, Advocacy and Peer Support is looking for volunteer Victim Advocates.
Advocates should be highly motivated students and staff with good interpersonal communication skills. Advocates will provide crisis ...
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The Office of Mentoring, Advocacy and Peer Support is looking for volunteer Victim Advocates.
Advocates should be highly motivated students and staff with good interpersonal communication skills. Advocates will provide crisis ...
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The Office of Mentoring, Advocacy and Peer Support is looking for volunteer Victim Advocates.
Advocates should be highly motivated students and staff with good interpersonal communication skills. Advocates will provide crisis ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Health & Wellness

Flu Vaccine Arrives: Vaccination Clinics Announced
With flu vaccine arriving at the University Health Center, annual Flu Shot Clinics are being planned as follows:

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Flu Vaccine Arrives: Vaccination Clinics Announced
With flu vaccine arriving at the University Health Center, annual Flu Shot Clinics are being planned as follows:

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Gentle Yoga Class: T/R
Gentle Yoga will meet on Tues/Thur in the Student Wellness Center 5:15-6:15. 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 in the Student Wellness Center 5:15-6:15. Taught by Barb Rhodes, certified yoga instructor, this is a ...
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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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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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Murdock Banner rep Craig Coen will be on our campus Thursday, October 9th.
Craig Coen rep from Murdock Banner will be on campus Thurs., Oct. 9th from 2-3 p.m. For an appointment please call ext. 4255 or email ...
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Murdock Banner rep Craig Coen will be on our campus Thursday, October 9th.
Craig Coen rep from Murdock Banner will be on campus Thurs., Oct. 9th from 2-3 p.m. For an appointment please call ext. 4255 or email ...
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Murdock Banner rep Craig Coen will be on our campus Thursday, October 9th.
Craig Coen rep from Murdock Banner will be on campus Thurs., Oct. 9th from 2-3 p.m. For an appointment please call ext. 4255 or email ...
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KMOS-TV

Independent films explore history and the world
This film explores a horrifying era in Indonesian history and provides a window into modern Indonesia, where corruption reigns. Not only is ...
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What do Ken Burns, Anderson Cooper and Anna Deavere Smith have in common?
Tonight at 7 :00, join Henry Louis Gates as he helps three iconic American storytellers learn about their own family histories. They have ...
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Surviving Ebola on "NOVA"
In December, 2013, in a small village in West Africa, a young boy died from the dreaded disease, Ebola. Over the next nine months, the ...
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40 Years of Music from Austin City Limits
The star-studded special celebrates the trailblazing music series' 40th anniversary. With guest hosts Jeff Bridges, Matthew McConaughey and ...
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Nathan Lane at Lincoln Center
Douglas Carter Beane's Tony-nominated play "The Nance" stars Nathan Lane as gay headliner Chauncey Miles, who faces a changing world and his ...
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This week on SPORTSPAGE
On this week's edition of SPORTSPAGE, Jim Svoboda joins us to recount the Mules' overtime win in Joplin and Lewis Theobald talks soccer as ...
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This week on SPORTSPAGE
On this week's edition of SPORTSPAGE, Jim Svoboda joins us to recount the Mules' overtime win in Joplin and Lewis Theobald talks soccer as ...
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This weekend on Season to Season Outdoors
Season to Season Outdoors ...
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This weekend on Season to Season Outdoors
Season to Season Outdoors ...
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Meetings

Faculty Senate Meeting October 08, 2014

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237B on Wednesday October 08, 2014. This is an open meeting.

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

Faculty Senate Meeting October 08, 2014

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237B on Wednesday October 08, 2014. This is an open meeting.

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

Faculty Senate Meeting October 08, 2014

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237B on Wednesday October 08, 2014. This is an open meeting.

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


News

UCM Joins It's On Us Initiative to Prevent Sexual Assault
At UCM, we genuinely care about the safety and wellbeing of our campus community. We have joined the White House and campuses across the ...
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UCM Joins It's On Us Initiative to Prevent Sexual Assault
At UCM, we genuinely care about the safety and wellbeing of our campus community. We have joined the White House and campuses across the ...
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UCM Joins It's On Us Initiative to Prevent Sexual Assault
At UCM, we genuinely care about the safety and wellbeing of our campus community. We have joined the White House and campuses across the ...
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Flu Vaccine Arrives: Vaccination Clinics Scheduled
With flu vaccine arriving at the University Health Center, annual Flu Shot Clinics are being planned as follows: ...
[more info]

Flu Vaccine Arrives: Vaccination Clinics Scheduled
With flu vaccine arriving at the University Health Center, annual Flu Shot Clinics are being planned as follows: ...
[more info]

Grant Allows UCM Faculty to Share Best Practices Related to Common Core
Faculty members in the University of Central Missouri's College of Education have an opportunity to share their knowledge about teaching ...
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Grant Allows UCM Faculty to Share Best Practices Related to Common Core
Faculty members in the University of Central Missouri's College of Education have an opportunity to share their knowledge about teaching ...
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Grant Allows UCM Faculty to Share Best Practices Related to Common Core
Faculty members in the University of Central Missouri's College of Education have an opportunity to share their knowledge about teaching ...
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McCaskill to Visit with Select Group of UCM Members Oct. 8
As part of her "Claire on Campus Tour," Sen. Claire McCaskill will include UCM as a stop on a 10-community tour to visit with select ...
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Col. Michael Hopkins' Presentation Available Via Live Streaming Video
For those who cannot attend NASA astronaut Col. Michael Hopkins' presentation at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, in Hendricks Hall, there is an ...
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Office of Technology

System Maintenance Sunday Morning - Campus Connectivity
On Sunday morning, October 12, UCM's Internet connectivity will be down for approximately one hour beginning at 6 a.m. All UCM ...
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System Maintenance Sunday Morning - Campus Connectivity
On Sunday morning, October 12, UCM's Internet connectivity will be down for approximately one hour beginning at 6 a.m. All UCM ...
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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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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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Student Activities

MULE DASH in COLOR 5K Run/Walk - Saturday, October 25th
Registration begins at 9:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 10:00. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
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MULE DASH in COLOR 5K Run/Walk - Saturday, October 25th
Registration begins at 9:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 10:00. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
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Midterm Madness
The Elliott Student Union and the Office of Mentoring, Advocacy, and Peer Support are proud to sponsor Midterm Madness. The event is ...
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Midterm Madness
The Elliott Student Union and the Office of Mentoring, Advocacy, and Peer Support are proud to sponsor Midterm Madness. The event is ...
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"From Thought to Action"
This Thursday come check out "From Though to Action: A Student Workshop on Nonprofit Based Activism & Careers" from 2:30-5:30 pm in Elliot ...
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"From Thought to Action"
This Thursday come check out "From Though to Action: A Student Workshop on Nonprofit Based Activism & Careers" from 2:30-5:30 pm in Elliot ...
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Interested in the Prevention of International Sex Trafficking?
Join us today, Wednesday, October 8th at 4pm in welcoming Hannah Herr of Daughters Rising, a nonprofit organization. Hannah will be giving a ...
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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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University Store

$10 t-shirt
Get your Military Appreciation t-shirt now ... regularly $13.99, now only $10.00 plus tax. See the attachment for further details. ...
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Vehicles/Parking

Parking During Skelton Lecture
Astronaut Michael S. Hopkins will present the Ike Skelton Lecture at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9 in Hendricks Hall as the second offering in ...
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Parking During Skelton Lecture
Astronaut Michael S. Hopkins will present the Ike Skelton Lecture at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9 in Hendricks Hall as the second offering in ...
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Parking During Skelton Lecture
Astronaut Michael S. Hopkins will present the Ike Skelton Lecture at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 9 in Hendricks Hall as the second offering in ...
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You Are Invited

UCM Students Will Present Panel Discussion on Global Vision Experience
Join the recipients of the 2014 Global Vision Scholarships for a panel presentation describing their service project in India with the ...
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UCM Students Will Present Panel Discussion on Global Vision Experience
Join the recipients of the 2014 Global Vision Scholarships for a panel presentation describing their service project in India with the ...
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