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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, September 1


Academics

Faculty Majors Panels Sept. 4-16
Please encourage your students to attend this fall's Majors Panels. Four faculty panels are scheduled for consecutive Thursdays and Tuesdays ...
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Faculty Majors Panels Sept. 4-16
Please encourage your students to attend this fall's Majors Panels. Four faculty panels are scheduled for consecutive Thursdays and Tuesdays ...
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Transformational Learning Initiative
Learn about the Transformational Learning Initiative on Friday, September 5 at either 9:00 a.m. or 12:00 p.m. in Lovinger, 3140. These ...
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Transformational Learning Initiative
Learn about the Transformational Learning Initiative on Friday, September 5 at either 9:00 a.m. or 12:00 p.m. in Lovinger, 3140. These ...
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Transformational Learning Initiative
Learn about the Transformational Learning Initiative on Friday, September 5 at either 9:00 a.m. or 12:00 p.m. in Lovinger, 3140. These ...
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Awards & Honors

Truman Scholarship Nominations
Do you know of a student (or students) that you would describe as a "change agent"? Someone interested in a career in public service who ...
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Truman Scholarship Nominations
Do you know of a student (or students) that you would describe as a "change agent"? Someone interested in a career in public service who ...
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Events

Get the Red Out Street Fair
Attend Get the Red Out on Thursday, Sept.11 from 4-6:30 p.m. on Holden Street. Get the Red Out starts off with a street fair (complete with ...
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New Century Dulcimer Ensemble Practice
Thursday, September 4th at 4:30pm. Drop-bys are welcome for attending or participating in the New Century Dulcimer Ensemble. Practices are ...
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New Century Dulcimer Ensemble Practice
Thursday, September 4th at 4:30pm. Drop-bys are welcome for attending or participating in the New Century Dulcimer Ensemble. Practices are ...
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Winery Tour
Join us in visiting three scenic Lafayette County wineries on Saturday, September 20th. This trip costs $20.00 which includes ...
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Winery Tour
Join us in visiting three scenic Lafayette County wineries on Saturday, September 20th. This trip costs $20.00 which includes ...
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Advanced QuickBooks
The Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBTDC) is offering an Advanced QuickBooks class on Saturday, September 6, 2014. This is ...
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Advanced QuickBooks
The Small Business & Technology Development Center (SBTDC) is offering an Advanced QuickBooks class on Saturday, September 6, 2014. This is ...
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UCM Alumnus Keynote Speaker for Patriot's Day Ceremony
The University of Central Missouri invites members of surrounding communities and Whiteman Air Force Base to attend the 2014 Patriot's Day ...
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UCM Alumnus Keynote Speaker for Patriot's Day Ceremony
The University of Central Missouri invites members of surrounding communities and Whiteman Air Force Base to attend the 2014 Patriot's Day ...
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U-pick apple sale
U-pick apple sale this Friday, Sept 5, 3pm-7pm and Saturday, Sept 6, 9am-1pm ...
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U-pick apple sale
U-pick apple sale this Friday, Sept 5, 3pm-7pm and Saturday, Sept 6, 9am-1pm ...
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U-pick apple sale
U-pick apple sale this Friday, Sept 5, 3pm-7pm and Saturday, Sept 6, 9am-1pm ...
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Krista Martynes In Concert!
The Performing Arts Series and UCM Music Technology presents Krista Martynes: "Electric Licorice", in a free concert Monday, September 8, ...
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Krista Martynes In Concert!
The Performing Arts Series and UCM Music Technology presents Krista Martynes: "Electric Licorice", in a free concert Monday, September 8, ...
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Krista Martynes In Concert!
The Performing Arts Series and UCM Music Technology presents Krista Martynes: "Electric Licorice", in a free concert Monday, September 8, ...
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September Community Coffee
Join your colleagues for the September Community Coffee in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center Atrium, hosted by President Chuck ...
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September Community Coffee
Join your colleagues for the September Community Coffee in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center Atrium, hosted by President Chuck ...
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September Community Coffee
Join your colleagues for the September Community Coffee in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center Atrium, hosted by President Chuck ...
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"World War I and the Mexican Revolution" public lecture
Dr. Dan Crews will present "World War I and the Mexican Revolution" at 7:00 pm in Twomey Auditorium (Wood 100) on September 9, 2014. This ...
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Kansas City Symphony Musicians to perform with UCM Faculty Sept 9
A quartet of musicians from the Kansas City Symphony will join forces with UCM faculty Mia Hynes, Stella Roden, and Tian Tian for a concert ...
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Kansas City Symphony Musicians to perform with UCM Faculty Sept 9
A quartet of musicians from the Kansas City Symphony will join forces with UCM faculty Mia Hynes, Stella Roden, and Tian Tian for a concert ...
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"Love, Lost & Found: An Evening of Chamber Music"
The Performing Arts Series and UCM's Department of Music presents a free chamber music concert, "Love, Lost and Found", featuring four ...
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President's State of the University Address
President Ambrose will deliver his State of the University Address on Monday, September 8, at 3:30 p.m. in the Highlander Theatre. Please ...
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President's State of the University Address
President Ambrose will deliver his State of the University Address on Monday, September 8, at 3:30 p.m. in the Highlander Theatre. Please ...
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MO First Poet Laureate to Speak in Warrensburg
Walter Bargen, First Poet Laureate of Missouri, will be reading from some of his many books, at the Old Drum Open Mic Night, Thursday, ...
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1st Friday Art Walk
The public is invited to the First Friday Art Walk in the downtown area of Warrensburg on September 5. Pine and Holden Streets will be ...
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1st Friday Art Walk
The public is invited to the First Friday Art Walk in the downtown area of Warrensburg on September 5. Pine and Holden Streets will be ...
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Pre-Game Barbeque Invitation from President Chuck and Mrs. Kris Ambrose
President Chuck and Mrs. Kris Ambrose invite all faculty and staff to a pre-game barbeque on Thursday, September 11, from 5:00-6:30 p.m. on ...
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Faculty

2014 Central Technology Grant
The Center for Teaching and Learning is currently accepting requests for funding for this year's Central Technology Grant. The deadline for ...
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2014 Central Technology Grant
The Center for Teaching and Learning is currently accepting requests for funding for this year's Central Technology Grant. The deadline for ...
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2014 Central Technology Grant
The Center for Teaching and Learning is currently accepting requests for funding for this year's Central Technology Grant. The deadline for ...
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Fall 2014 Professional Enhancement Committee Grants
The Center for Teaching and Learning is currently accepting requests for funding for the Professional Enhancement Committee Grant. The ...
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Fall 2014 Professional Enhancement Committee Grants
The Center for Teaching and Learning is currently accepting requests for funding for the Professional Enhancement Committee Grant. The ...
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Fall 2014 Professional Enhancement Committee Grants
The Center for Teaching and Learning is currently accepting requests for funding for the Professional Enhancement Committee Grant. The ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

UCM has a Magna Commons subscription!
As a member of our campus community this online resource from Magna Publications is now available to you. Sign up today and help energize ...
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TEID/Adobe Connect/Blackboard/SoftChalk/Google Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of September 8-12, 2014 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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From the President

Participation in Strategic Response Teams Encouraged
Consistent with a topic to be addressed in UCM President Charles Ambrose's State of the University Address, individuals who are interested ...
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Participation in Strategic Response Teams Encouraged
Consistent with a topic to be addressed in UCM President Charles Ambrose's State of the University Address, individuals who are interested ...
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General

Using UCM Daily, UCM Weekly and the UCM Calendar
As the fall semester opens and the UCM campus enters a new academic year, please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with UCM Weekly, ...
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Using UCM Daily, UCM Weekly and the UCM Calendar
As the fall semester opens and the UCM campus enters a new academic year, please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with UCM Weekly, ...
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Using UCM Daily, UCM Weekly and the UCM Calendar
As the fall semester opens and the UCM campus enters a new academic year, please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with UCM Weekly, ...
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Health & Wellness

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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Morning Rush
Get your morning going in the right direction. Join us at 6am for an hour of fitness, Monday/Wednesday/Friday, at The Student Recreation & ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

MetLife rep David Yount on campus Thursday, September 4th
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Thurs., Sept. 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 for an appointment with ...
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MetLife rep David Yount on campus Thursday, September 4th
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Thurs., Sept. 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 for an appointment with ...
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MetLife rep David Yount on campus Thursday, September 4th
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Thurs., Sept. 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Please call ext. 4255 for an appointment with ...
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Employee Time Sheets Due Today
Time sheets for the period August 16-31, 2014 are due today by 11:59 PM. Employees will not be able to access their time sheets after the ...
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KMOS-TV

Fidel Castro Tapes
This program uses only news and documentary footage - past and present - to detail the life and times of one of the most controversial ...
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Operation Maneater
Biologist Mark Evans travels to the shores of Canada's Hudson Bay where polar bears are causing havoc in isolated communities. He arrives in ...
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Balancing Nature and the Virtual World
At a time when children play more behind screens than outside, this documentary explores the changing balance between the virtual and ...
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Secrets of Westminster
From the outside, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben are the classic London scene, the emblems of British democracy and history. Today, ...
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News

UCM Aviation and GoJet Airlines Forge New Partnership
UCM and GoJet Airlines joined forces to ensure the continued success of UCM aviation students with the signing of memorandum of ...
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UCM Aviation and GoJet Airlines Forge New Partnership
UCM and GoJet Airlines joined forces to ensure the continued success of UCM aviation students with the signing of memorandum of ...
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UCM Aviation and GoJet Airlines Forge New Partnership
UCM and GoJet Airlines joined forces to ensure the continued success of UCM aviation students with the signing of memorandum of ...
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Newsletters

Keeping Up With The Library
Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend one of the fall Welcome Tours of the James C. Kirkpatrick Library. The full schedule can ...
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Keeping Up With The Library
Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend one of the fall Welcome Tours of the James C. Kirkpatrick Library. The full schedule can ...
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Office of Technology

We Won't Ask You for Account Information
If you receive an email that asks you to provide information about your UCM accounts or any other personal information, please don't respond ...
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We Won't Ask You for Account Information
If you receive an email that asks you to provide information about your UCM accounts or any other personal information, please don't respond ...
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Internet Connectivity Outage Yesterday
MOREnet experienced a major outage yesterday that led to UCM having limited connectivity for a portion of the day. To be more specific, at ...
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Student Activities

Call for Student Performers
The Student Talent Showcase is a performance series sponsored by the Elliott Student Union. This series gives students an opportunity to ...
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Ping Pong Tournament
Calling all ping pong masters and champions in training! The Elliott Student Union is hosting a Ping Pong Tournament on Monday September ...
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Seeking students for Certified Peer Education Training
UCM is offering free Certified Peer Education training! Training empowers your students and campus to commit to healthy and safe lifestyle ...
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Seeking students for Certified Peer Education Training
UCM is offering free Certified Peer Education training! Training empowers your students and campus to commit to healthy and safe lifestyle ...
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Seeking students for Certified Peer Education Training
UCM is offering free Certified Peer Education training! Training empowers your students and campus to commit to healthy and safe lifestyle ...
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Fall 3D Archery League
Join the Student Recreation and Wellness Center and Intramural Sports for our four week 3D Archery League. Signup as an individual or a team ...
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Fall 3D Archery League
Join the Student Recreation and Wellness Center and Intramural Sports for our four week 3D Archery League. Signup as an individual or a team ...
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ZUMBA on President Ambrose's Lawn
FAMILY WEEKEND - Saturday, September 27, 2014 Two 30-minute sessions: 9:30 and 10:30 // Donations: $3.00 // Benefiting: NSSLHA's Community ...
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ZUMBA on President Ambrose's Lawn
FAMILY WEEKEND - Saturday, September 27, 2014 Two 30-minute sessions: 9:30 and 10:30 // Donations: $3.00 // Benefiting: NSSLHA's Community ...
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ZUMBA on President Ambrose's Lawn
FAMILY WEEKEND - Saturday, September 27, 2014 Two 30-minute sessions: 9:30 and 10:30 // Donations: $3.00 // Benefiting: NSSLHA's Community ...
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Ping Pong Tournament
Calling all ping pong masters and champions in training! The Elliott Student Union is hosting a Ping Pong Tournament on Monday September 8th ...
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Ping Pong Tournament
Calling all ping pong masters and champions in training! The Elliott Student Union is hosting a Ping Pong Tournament on Monday September 8th ...
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You Are Invited

Cricket Festival
Did I get your attention? I'm not talking about the Cricket Insect, I'm talking about YOU coming out to learn the game of CRICKET. We have ...
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