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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, April 7


Academics

All juniors and seniors (60 hours+) now have access to Summer/Fall enrollment!
All students with 60 or more earned hours (on the transcript/SHATERM) are now eligible for Summer/Fall enrollment. ...
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All sophomores, juniors, and seniors (30 hours+) now have access to Summer/Fall enrollment!
All students with 30 or more earned hours (on the transcript/SHATERM) are now eligible for Summer/Fall enrollment. ...
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Cap and Gown Distribution
Undergraduate graduation candidates who intend to participate in the May 10th commencement ceremony may pick up caps and gowns beginning ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Second-Half Semester Class is Thursday, April 17th
The last day for students to drop a second-half semester course is Thursday, April 17th. ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Second-Half Semester Class is Thursday, April 17th
The last day for students to drop a second-half semester course is Thursday, April 17th. ...
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Faculty/Staff Recommendations for Student Advisory Board
Do you know a student who would be interested in serving on a student advisory board? If so, we would like to hear from you. The Office of ...
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Faculty/Staff Recommendations for Student Advisory Board
Do you know a student who would be interested in serving on a student advisory board? If so, we would like to hear from you. The Office of ...
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HERI Faculty Survey
Tell us about your experiences as a faculty member at UCM! ...
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Awards & Honors

Byler Distinguished Faculty Award Reception
A reception honoring the faculty member who has been chosen for the 2014 Byler Distinguished Faculty Award will be held on April 17, 2014 ...
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UCM's Skip Crooker honored as TRIO Achiever at Missouri-Kansas-Nebraska Regional Conference
A TRIO Achiever is an outstanding former TRIO participant who has received recognition within his/her profession or for outstanding academic ...
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Mules Coach Kim Anderson Honored by NABC
Congratulations to UCM Mules head basketball coach Kim Anderson. He was named the 2014 UPS National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) ...
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Accountancy Students Take Top Honors in Regional Competition
This past weekend two Beta Alpha Psi teams from UCM competed at the Missouri Valley Regional meeting in Omaha, NE in two separate divisions ...
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Stevenson Receives J.P. Mees Outstanding Professional Staff Member Award
Joy Stevenson, director of UCM's International Center, received the highest honor bestowed upon a member of the UCM professional staff. ...
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Stevenson Receives J.P. Mees Outstanding Professional Staff Member Award
Joy Stevenson, director of UCM's International Center, received the highest honor bestowed upon a member of the UCM professional staff. ...
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Stevenson Receives J.P. Mees Outstanding Professional Staff Member Award
Joy Stevenson, director of UCM's International Center, received the highest honor bestowed upon a member of the UCM professional staff. ...
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Monetti, Kidd Receive Learning to a Greater Degree Awards
Exemplifying characteristics of campus community members committed to Learning to a Greater Degree, Warrensburg residents Kelsey Kidd and ...
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Monetti, Kidd Receive Learning to a Greater Degree Awards
Exemplifying characteristics of campus community members committed to Learning to a Greater Degree, Warrensburg residents Kelsey Kidd and ...
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Newspaper Awards
The Muleskinner brought home seven awards from the Missouri College Media Association banquet Saturday at Truman State in Kirksville. The ...
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Conferences

2014 Scholars Symposium
Dear UCM Faculty and Staff, As Coordinator of Undergraduate Research, I am pleased to announce that the 2014 Scholars Symposium will be held ...
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Events

Central Missouri Police Academy Open House
We welcome you to visit the Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) located at 200 Ming Street on the UCM Campus for a come-and-go Open House ...
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National Student Employment Week
The National Student Employment Association (NSEA) designates one week each year for universities and colleges across the country to ...
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Central Missouri Police Academy Open House is TODAY!
We welcome you to visit the Central Missouri Police Academy (CMPA) located at 200 Ming Street on the UCM Campus for a come-and-go Open House ...
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UCM's President's Gala to Feature "A Bernstein Tribute"
The Department of Music and the Performing Arts Series will present the annual President's Gala on Tuesday, April 8. ...
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Nearly Naked 5K
Spotlight is hosting a Nearly Naked 5K on Tuesday, April 8th, at 8 pm. Participants are encouraged to donate the clothes off their back at ...
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Nearly Naked 5K
Spotlight is hosting a Nearly Naked 5K on Tuesday, April 8th, at 8 pm. Participants are encouraged to donate the clothes off their back at ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day
Join us in celebrating! ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day
Join us in celebrating! ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day
Join us in celebrating! ...
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Politics and Social Justice Week Continues!
Politics and Social Justice Week continues with a variety of events! Dr. Gregory Streich will speak about Immigration Reform, Monday April ...
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Politics and Social Justice Week Continues!
Politics and Social Justice Week continues with a variety of events! Dr. Gregory Streich will speak about Immigration Reform, Monday April ...
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Politics and Social Justice Week Continues!
Politics and Social Justice Week continues with a variety of events! Dr. Gregory Streich will speak about Immigration Reform, Monday April ...
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Denim Day 2014
On April 23rd people across the world will be wearing jeans to show support for sexual assault survivors. For a $2 donation you will receive ...
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Denim Day 2014
On April 23rd people across the world will be wearing jeans to show support for sexual assault survivors. For a $2 donation you will receive ...
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Denim Day 2014
On April 23rd people across the world will be wearing jeans to show support for sexual assault survivors. For a $2 donation you will receive ...
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Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event
On April 17th in the Union Atrium from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM EPIC will be hosting an awareness event. There will be information on sexual ...
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Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event
On April 17th in the Union Atrium from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM EPIC will be hosting an awareness event. There will be information on sexual ...
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Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event
On April 17th in the Union Atrium from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM EPIC will be hosting an awareness event. There will be information on sexual ...
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THRIVE WineFest
The Fourth Annual Wine Fest to benefit the UCM THRIVE Program is just around the corner! Wine Fest revelers will enjoy a selection of heavy ...
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THRIVE WineFest
The Fourth Annual Wine Fest to benefit the UCM THRIVE Program is just around the corner! Wine Fest revelers will enjoy a selection of heavy ...
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THRIVE WineFest
The Fourth Annual Wine Fest to benefit the UCM THRIVE Program is just around the corner! Wine Fest revelers will enjoy a selection of heavy ...
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President's Gala
UCM's Department of Music's premier ensembles presents the President's Gala - ...
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Sigma Tau Delta Book Sale

Monday 4/7 through Thursday 4/10/2014. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Paperbacks 50 cents and hard covers just 1 dollar. Martin 334 Lounge.

For more information:
Contact Ginny McTighe at mctighe@ucmo.edu

Sigma Tau Delta Book Sale

Monday 4/7 through Thursday 4/10/2014. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Paperbacks 50 cents and hard covers just 1 dollar. Martin 334 Lounge.

For more information:
Contact Ginny McTighe at mctighe@ucmo.edu

April 9th at 3-4:30pm - Final Scheduled Safe Zone Training of the Semester
Safe Zone is a voluntary program that offers information and training to faculty, staff and students who want to learn more about supporting ...
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2014 Who's Who/Charno Awards and Reception
Join us on Wednesday, April 16 as we recognize 23 students who will be recognized as our 2014 recipients of Who's Who at UCM. We will also ...
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2014 Who's Who/Charno Awards and Reception
Join us on Wednesday, April 16 as we recognize 23 students who will be recognized as our 2014 recipients of Who's Who at UCM. We will also ...
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National Student Employment Week
The National Student Employment Association (NSEA) designates one week each year for universities and colleges across the country to ...
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2014 Foreign Language Film Festival
On Friday, April 11th, the Department of Government, International Studies and Languages welcomes over 500 foreign language students to ...
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Faculty

UCM Faculty Member Participates in Live Webcast on "Helping Adolescents Coping with Loss"
Dr. Tashel Bordere, associate professor of child and family Development will be participating in a live webcast on "Helping Adolescents ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Setting the Stage For High Performing Teams
This topic will cover promoting trust within your team, enhancing emotional intelligence and strategies for connecting various ...
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Setting the Stage For High Performing Teams
This topic will cover promoting trust within your team, enhancing emotional intelligence and strategies for connecting various ...
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TEID/Blackboard/Adobe Presenter Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of April 14-18, 2014 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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From the President

President Invites Faculty, Staff and Students to Forums
To fully engage the entire campus community in learning and understanding more about specific issues that affect higher education, ...
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Flags at Half-Staff - Saturday, April 12, 2014
By order of the Governor, all flags of the United States and the flag of Missouri at all State and government offices will be flown at ...
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General

Volunteer Appreciation Reception
National Volunteer Week is April 6-13, 2014. In honor of this week we'd like to invite you to a casual reception on Monday, April 7 from ...
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Chemical Purchases
This is a reminder that chemical purchases should be done as a Purchase Order through UCMarket are not to be purchased using the Procurement ...
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Chemical Purchases
This is a reminder that chemical purchases should be done as a Purchase Order through UCMarket are not to be purchased using the Procurement ...
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New Address for Central Receiving
With the move to our new location we also have a new shipping address. The new address for orders that are to be delivered to Central ...
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New Address for Central Receiving
With the move to our new location we also have a new shipping address. The new address for orders that are to be delivered to Central ...
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New Address for Central Receiving
With the move to our new location we also have a new shipping address. The new address for orders that are to be delivered to Central ...
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New Address for Central Receiving
With the move to our new location we also have a new shipping address. The new address for orders that are to be delivered to Central ...
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Health & Wellness

Tobacco Free Perimeter Map for campus available online
The Tobacco Free Implementation Committee has identified the tobacco free perimeter of main campus and an online map that shows this is ...
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2014 National Walk @ Lunch Day
Get Up. Get Out. GET YOUR WALK ON! ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Electronic Communication Options for FSA Participants
Flex Spending Account (FSA) participants can reduce paper, avoid mail delays and receive information faster by signing up for electronic ...
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All Eligible Benefit Employees-Educational Development forms for Summer are due.
Educational Development forms have to be submitted for SUMMER by Friday, April 18, 2014. Forms are available at the below link: Please send ...
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All Eligible Benefit Employees-Educational Development forms for Summer are due.
Educational Development forms have to be submitted for SUMMER by Friday, April 18, 2014. Forms are available at the below link: Please send ...
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All Eligible Benefit Employees-Educational Development forms for Summer are due.
Educational Development forms have to be submitted for SUMMER by Friday, April 18, 2014. Forms are available at the below link: Please send ...
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Craig Coen rep Murdock Banner here on Thursday, April 10th.
Murdock Banner rep Craig Coen will be on campus Thurs., April 10th from 2-3 p.m. for appointments. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to ...
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Craig Coen rep Murdock Banner here on Thursday, April 10th.
Murdock Banner rep Craig Coen will be on campus Thurs., April 10th from 2-3 p.m. for appointments. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to ...
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Craig Coen rep Murdock Banner here on Thursday, April 10th.
Murdock Banner rep Craig Coen will be on campus Thurs., April 10th from 2-3 p.m. for appointments. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to ...
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MetLife rep David Yount on campus Thursday, April 10th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Thurs., April 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to see ...
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MetLife rep David Yount on campus Thursday, April 10th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Thurs., April 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to see ...
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MetLife rep David Yount on campus Thursday, April 10th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Thurs., April 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 or email Kenda to see ...
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KMOS-TV

"Inside Animal Minds" and "Your Inner Fish" debut this evening
KMOS-TV will debut two NOVA series' this evening beginning at 8:00. "Inside Animal Minds" examines the revolutionary science of animal ...
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"Stand-up to Sitcom" - Jerry Seinfeld and others tonight on KMOS-TV
PBS focuses upon the lives and television careers of over 200 breakthrough stars in "Pioneers of Television," season four. KMOS will debut ...
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"The Bletchley Circle," Season 2 Sunday evening on KMOS-TV
Last year was the debut season for this program about a group of seemingly-ordinary women with the extraordinary code-breaking abilities. ...
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Outdoor Exploration Marathon on the CREATE Channel this weekend
It's time for a deep breath of fresh air. This weekend, the CREATE Channel presents the beautiful sights of the world as you've never seen ...
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Antiques Roadshow - Kansas City, tonight at 7:00 on KMOS-TV
The Antiques Roadshow crew continues to pour through unusual arts, artifacts and antiques in this second of three episodes from Kansas City. ...
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Here's how satellite dish owners can get all three KMOS-TV channels
Satellite channel carriage rules discriminate against the satellite delivery of KMOS-TV in many of the station's home counties. That keeps ...
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This week on SPORTSPAGE
On the April 10th edition of SPORTSPAGE, we welcome back Tommy Myers to discuss Mules baseball and Susan Anderson of Jennies Softball. The ...
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This week on SPORTSPAGE
On the April 10th edition of SPORTSPAGE, we welcome back Tommy Myers to discuss Mules baseball and Susan Anderson of Jennies Softball. The ...
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News

KCP&L Power Outage Planned Wednesday
Kansas City Power and Light has informed UCM's Office of Facilities, Planning and Operations that on Wednesday, April 9, it plans to conduct ...
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Reception for Vansell Planned as She Prepares for National Post
After providing leadership for the University of Central Missouri's Department of Public Safety, Kim Vansell has an opportunity to impact ...
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Reception for Vansell Planned as She Prepares for National Post
After providing leadership for the University of Central Missouri's Department of Public Safety, Kim Vansell has an opportunity to impact ...
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Newsletters

Honorably Speaking
The Honors College is pleased to announce that the current issue of our electronic student newsletter, "Honorably Speaking", is now ...
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Office of Technology

Google Add-Ons
Google has launched new features called Add-Ons for Google Docs and Sheets. These features allow expanded functionality for things like ...
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Blackboard Courses Loaded
The Summer, '14 and Fall, '14 semester sections have now been loaded in Blackboard with the exception of Fall, '14 semester on-line courses ...
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Professional Staff

Professional Staff Council Meeting

The Professional Staff Council will meet on Thursday, April 10, at 1:30 pm in Union 304/306. All professional staff are invited to attend.

For more information:
Contact Paula Brant at brant@ucmo.edu

Professional Staff Council Meeting

The Professional Staff Council will meet on Thursday, April 10, at 1:30 pm in Union 304/306. All professional staff are invited to attend.

For more information:
Contact Paula Brant at brant@ucmo.edu


Public Safety

Community Hosts Drug Take Back Day April 26
To help ensure proper disposal of old, unneeded over-the-counter drugs and prescriptions, local law enforcement organizations are planning ...
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Community Hosts Drug Take Back Day April 26
To help ensure proper disposal of old, unneeded over-the-counter drugs and prescriptions, local law enforcement organizations are planning ...
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Community Hosts Drug Take Back Day April 26
To help ensure proper disposal of old, unneeded over-the-counter drugs and prescriptions, local law enforcement organizations are planning ...
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Student Activities

Mule Dash 5K in COLOR - Friday, April 11
Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
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Mule Dash 5K in COLOR - Friday, April 11
Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
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Mule Dash 5K in COLOR - Friday, April 11
Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
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Sign Up for One Homeless Night and support the cause!
Sleep outside to simulate homelessness and ...
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Mule Dash in COLOR - Friday, April 11
Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
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Mule Dash in COLOR - Friday, April 11
Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
[more info]

Mule Dash in COLOR - Friday, April 11
Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 w/t-shirt; Children up to ...
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LEAD and PCSW: Women in Leadership Conference, April 23, Union, 8am-3pm
Join the President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW) and LEAD for the Women in Leadership Conference on Wednesday, April 23 in the ...
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Earth Service Day
Register online today to volunteer for our upcoming Earth Service Day on Thursday, April 24th. Individuals will assist with various city ...
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University Store

Boots Body Butter special

This month you'll receive a free Body Butter when you purchase a Boots item.

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

New NCAA Basketball Championship Merchandise at University Store!
Extend your pride in our men's NCAA National Basketball Championship team with newly added merchandise at University Store. We now have ...
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New NCAA Basketball Championship Merchandise at University Store!
Extend your pride in our men's NCAA National Basketball Championship team with newly added merchandise at University Store. We now have ...
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New NCAA Basketball Championship Merchandise at University Store!
Extend your pride in our men's NCAA National Basketball Championship team with newly added merchandise at University Store. We now have ...
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