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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, March 31


Academics

All seniors (90 hours+) now have access to Summer/Fall enrollment!
All students with 90 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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Schedule Planner Software Makes Creating a Schedule a Breeze!
Create dozens of possible schedules in seconds! Schedule Planner is an application that allows students/staff to quickly and easily plan ...
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TODAY is the Last Day to Drop a Full Semester Class
Today is the last day for students to drop a full semester course. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Oxfam Hunger Banquet
Help put an end to hunger by attending the Oxfam Hunger Banquet on Tuesday, April 1st. The event will begin at 5:30 PM, in Union 238. There ...
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Oxfam Hunger Banquet
Help put an end to hunger by attending the Oxfam Hunger Banquet on Tuesday, April 1st. The event will begin at 5:30 PM, in Union 238. There ...
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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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Criminal Justice Symposium April 1 on UCM campus
The Criminal Justice Department & the Missouri Corrections Association will sponsor the Globalization of Juvenile Justice Symposium on ...
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LGBTQ Panel Discussion: From the Classroom to the Locker Room
Join faculty, staff, and students from UCM on April 3rd in Union 238 from 3:30 to 5:00 for a discussion on LGBTQ issues. ...
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LGBTQ Panel Discussion: From the Classroom to the Locker Room
Join faculty, staff, and students from UCM on April 3rd in Union 238 from 3:30 to 5:00 for a discussion on LGBTQ issues. ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Nominee Reception
Join the campus community on April 1, 2014 in recognizing all the Learning to a Greater Degree Award nominees. Enjoy refreshments and a ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Nominee Reception
Join the campus community on April 1, 2014 in recognizing all the Learning to a Greater Degree Award nominees. Enjoy refreshments and a ...
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Jen Chapin In Concert!
The Performing Arts Series, in partnership with UCM's Politics & Social Justice Week, presents Jen Chapin In Concert! Tuesday, April 1, ...
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Jen Chapin In Concert!
The Performing Arts Series, in partnership with UCM's Politics & Social Justice Week, presents Jen Chapin In Concert! Tuesday, April 1, ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day
The Pursuit of Happiness Day is a day to reflect and celebrate happiness and our right to pursue it. Join the UCM campus in celebrating ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day
The Pursuit of Happiness Day is a day to reflect and celebrate happiness and our right to pursue it. Join the UCM campus in celebrating ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day
The Pursuit of Happiness Day is a day to reflect and celebrate happiness and our right to pursue it. Join the UCM campus in celebrating ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day Survey

Please participate in our Happiness survey: http://happycounts.org/survey/GNH/UnivCMO2014

For more information:
Contact Maureen Wilt at wilt@ucmo.edu

Pursuit of Happiness Day Survey

Please participate in our Happiness survey: http://happycounts.org/survey/GNH/UnivCMO2014

For more information:
Contact Maureen Wilt at wilt@ucmo.edu

Pursuit of Happiness Day Survey

Please participate in our Happiness survey: http://happycounts.org/survey/GNH/UnivCMO2014

For more information:
Contact Maureen Wilt at wilt@ucmo.edu

AFRICANA STUDIES HOSTS DISTINGUISHED BUSINESS HISTORIAN, HONORS FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN LIBRARIAN
Dr. Robert E. Weems, Willard W. Garvey Distinguished Professor of Business History at Wichita State University will present The Evolution ...
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AFRICANA STUDIES HOSTS DISTINGUISHED BUSINESS HISTORIAN, HONORS FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN LIBRARIAN
Dr. Robert E. Weems, Willard W. Garvey Distinguished Professor of Business History at Wichita State University will present The Evolution ...
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AFRICANA STUDIES HOSTS DISTINGUISHED BUSINESS HISTORIAN, HONORS FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN LIBRARIAN
Dr. Robert E. Weems, Willard W. Garvey Distinguished Professor of Business History at Wichita State University will present The Evolution ...
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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 ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]

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 ...
[more info]

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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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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LGBTQ Panel Discussion: From the Classroom to the Locker Room
Join faculty, staff, and students from UCM on April 3rd in Union 238 from 3:30 to 5:00 for a discussion on LGBTQ issues. With Michael Sam ...
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April Community Coffee
The April Community Coffee is being sponsored by the Office of Recruitment and Outreach on Friday, April 4 from 9:00-10:30 am in the Atrium ...
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April Community Coffee
The April Community Coffee is being sponsored by the Office of Recruitment and Outreach on Friday, April 4 from 9:00-10:30 am in the Atrium ...
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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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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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Go Big or Go Home 5K to Benefit SBTDC Summer Business Camp Students
A 5K race sponsored by the Blaine Whitworth Fund will raise funds for scholarships for area high school students to attend the Summer ...
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Go Big or Go Home 5K to Benefit SBTDC Summer Business Camp Students
A 5K race sponsored by the Blaine Whitworth Fund will raise funds for scholarships for area high school students to attend the Summer ...
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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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Faculty

Please Check Your Rosters - the last day to drop has passed
The last day to drop a full-semester class has passed. Please remember that drops in Banner are not reflected in Blackboard. ...
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Please Check Your Rosters - the last day to drop has passed
The last day to drop a full-semester class has passed. Please remember that drops in Banner are not reflected in Blackboard. ...
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Please Check Your Rosters - the last day to drop has passed
The last day to drop a full-semester class has passed. Please remember that drops in Banner are not reflected in Blackboard. ...
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One stop shopping for external funding and compliance service
In order to better serve UCM's research, scholarship and creative project efforts, the Office of Sponsored Programs and Research Integrity ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

One Campus / One Book
One Campus One Book Interdisciplinary Collaboration Workshop: Please join us on April 1 at 3:30 p.m. in Union 235 for refreshments, ...
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Blackboard, TEID, SoftChalk, Adobe Acrobat, Ask Debbie, and Adobe Connect Training
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of April 7-11, 2014 - click on the session name for a complete description. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

UCM Foundation creates fund in honor of Mules NCAA Division II win
What a great day to be a Mule! In the team's honor, we have announced the Champions Fund, celebrating their victory and recognizing the ...
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UCM Foundation creates fund in honor of Mules NCAA Division II win
What a great day to be a Mule! In the team's honor, we have announced the Champions Fund, celebrating their victory and recognizing the ...
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UCM Foundation creates fund in honor of Mules NCAA Division II win
What a great day to be a Mule! In the team's honor, we have announced the Champions Fund, celebrating their victory and recognizing the ...
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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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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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General

Collecting Used Ink and Toner Cartridges, and Cell Phones to Recycle!
If you have ink or toner cartridges you would like to have recycled, please contact the Association of Social Work Students to pick them up. ...
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High School Driver Education Program
Are you the parent or care-giver of a teen who wants to drive? If so, we have great news for you! ...
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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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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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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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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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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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April Healthier You Available
Did you know YMCA offers discounted memberships for BCBS members? Check out the April Healthier You Newsletter from BCBS to find out more. ...
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April Healthier You Available
Did you know YMCA offers discounted memberships for BCBS members? Check out the April Healthier You Newsletter from BCBS to find out more. ...
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April Healthier You Available
Did you know YMCA offers discounted memberships for BCBS members? Check out the April Healthier You Newsletter from BCBS to find out more. ...
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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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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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Human Resources/Payroll

Did you know you can use your FSA Dependent Care for Day Camp expenses?
Although summer is a few months away, now is a good time to review guidelines ...
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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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MO Deferred Comp rep Jonathan Binkley will be on campus Wednesday, April 2nd.
Mo Deferred Comp rep Jonathan Binkley will be on our campus Wed., April 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For an appointment with him please ...
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MO Deferred Comp rep Jonathan Binkley will be on campus Wednesday, April 2nd.
Mo Deferred Comp rep Jonathan Binkley will be on our campus Wed., April 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For an appointment with him please ...
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MO Deferred Comp rep Jonathan Binkley will be on campus Wednesday, April 2nd.
Mo Deferred Comp rep Jonathan Binkley will be on our campus Wed., April 2nd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For an appointment with him please ...
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Timesheets Due Wednesday
Please complete and submit your time sheets for March 16th - March 31th by 11:59 pm on Wednesday April 2nd. Supervisors will have until ...
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Time Sheets Due Today
Please complete and submit your time sheets by 11:59 pm today. Supervisors will have until 10:30 am tomorrow morning to make any changes ...
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Meet With a Certified Health/Wellness Coach Apr 9 and 10
There are a limited number of Face-To-Face Coaching Sessions available April 9-10 from 8 am to 4 pm. This is your opportunity to meet with a ...
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Meet With a Certified Health/Wellness Coach Apr 9 and 10
There are a limited number of Face-To-Face Coaching Sessions available April 9-10 from 8 am to 4 pm. This is your opportunity to meet with a ...
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Meet With a Certified Health/Wellness Coach Apr 9 and 10
There are a limited number of Face-To-Face Coaching Sessions available April 9-10 from 8 am to 4 pm. This is your opportunity to meet with a ...
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KMOS-TV

Golfing Benefits on the KMOS-TV MemberCard
Support UCM's public television station KMOS-TV and become eligible for green fee discounts at a number of area courses. Cut and paste this ...
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Antiques Roadshow's Kansas City Visit - Tonight on KMOS-TV
In the first of three shows, the "Antiques Roadshow" crew visits Kansas City, where many of your neighbors and friends discover hidden ...
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Pizza aficionados unite. It's pizza marathon weekend on KMOS-TV CREATE!
Crispy crust, savory sauce and gooey cheese are the foundation of any good pizza. Create chefs, Joanne Weir, Lidia Bastianich, Mary Ann ...
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Story of the Jews: Three episodes tonight on KMOS-TV
KMOS-TV channel 6.1 threads three episodes together from "The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama," series beginning tonight at 7:00. ...
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Nature: Wolves and Falcons, tonight on KMOS-TV
On Ellesmere Island, Canada - where June is spring, July is summer and fall returns in August - the race is on for two remarkable species to ...
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Bonnie Raitt and Mavis Staples tonight on Austin City Limits
KMOS-TV will feature musical legends Bonnie Raitt and Mavis Staples in the Austin City Limits episode to be broadcast this evening at 9:00 ...
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This Week on SPORTSPAGE
On the April 3rd edition of SPORTSPAGE, the Mules are National Champions! Join us as we sit down with head basketball coach Kim Anderson. ...
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This Week on SPORTSPAGE
On the April 3rd edition of SPORTSPAGE, the Mules are National Champions! Join us as we sit down with head basketball coach Kim Anderson. ...
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This Weekend on Season to Season Outdoors
Not even snow can keep a man from his turkey hunt. Tony takes down a struttin' turkey in Cole Camp, Missouri. Get hooked on Missouri's ...
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This Weekend on Season to Season Outdoors
Not even snow can keep a man from his turkey hunt. Tony takes down a struttin' turkey in Cole Camp, Missouri. Get hooked on Missouri's ...
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Meetings

Faculty Senate Meeting April 02, 2014

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday April 02, 2014. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Faculty Senate Meeting April 02, 2014

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday April 02, 2014. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Faculty Senate Meeting April 02, 2014

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday April 02, 2014. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 4808


News

UCM to Honor the Legacy of Alumnus Dale Carnegie with Unveiling of Bust, Lecture
The University of Central Missouri will honor the legacy of alumnus Dale Carnegie with the unveiling and dedication of a bronze bust of the ...
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SGA Honors Arbo with James C Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award
The UCM Student Government Association recently honored Lee's Summit City Manager Steve Arbo with the annual James C. Kirkpatrick Excellence ...
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SGA Honors Arbo with James C Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award
The UCM Student Government Association recently honored Lee's Summit City Manager Steve Arbo with the annual James C. Kirkpatrick Excellence ...
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SGA Honors Arbo with James C Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award
The UCM Student Government Association recently honored Lee's Summit City Manager Steve Arbo with the annual James C. Kirkpatrick Excellence ...
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UCM Celebrates Mules' Victory Today with Parade, Pep Rally
The Mules defeated West Liberty 84-77 Saturday, March 29 to win the NCAA-II Men's Basketball National Championship. In cooperation with the ...
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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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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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Public Safety

Free RAD Basic Self Defense for Women Course
The University of Central Missouri Department of Public Safety is sponsoring a R.A.D. Basic Self Defense for Women course. The dates and ...
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Free RAD Basic Self Defense for Women Course
The University of Central Missouri Department of Public Safety is sponsoring a R.A.D. Basic Self Defense for Women course. The dates and ...
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Student Activities

LEAD Speaker Series: Paradigm Shift- Motivational Leadership, TONIGHT at 8pm in Union 236/238/240
Why do you do what you do? What motivates you? Join LEAD (Leadership. Education. Advocacy. Development.) TONIGHT at 8pm in Union 236/238/240 ...
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Mules After Dark: Swing & Salsa
Join Mules After Dark for a Swing and Salsa Dance THIS Sunday, April 6 in Union 240, beginning at 6:00 pm. From 6:00-7:00 pm you can learn a ...
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Mules After Dark: Swing & Salsa
Join Mules After Dark for a Swing and Salsa Dance on Sunday, April 6 in Union 240, beginning at 6:00 pm. From 6:00-7:00 pm you can learn a ...
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Mules After Dark: Swing & Salsa
Join Mules After Dark for a Swing and Salsa Dance THIS Sunday, April 6 in Union 240, beginning at 6:00 pm. From 6:00-7:00 pm you can learn a ...
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Call for Student Performers
The Student Talent Showcase is a monthly performance sponsored by the Elliott Student Union. This series simply gives students an ...
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Call for Student Performers
The Student Talent Showcase is a monthly performance sponsored by the Elliott Student Union. This series simply gives students an ...
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Call for Student Performers
The Student Talent Showcase is a monthly performance sponsored by the Elliott Student Union. This series simply gives students an ...
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Mule Dash 5K in COLOR
Friday, April 11, 2014. Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 ...
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Mule Dash 5K in COLOR
Friday, April 11, 2014. Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 ...
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Mule Dash 5K in COLOR
Friday, April 11, 2014. Registration begins at 4:30 at NSSLHA table outside front doors of Rec Center. 5K begins at 5:30. Adults $20, $25 ...
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University Store

Boots Skincare & Cosmetics

Savings ... Today only ... Save on New No.7

Download the attached information.

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

CLEARANCE ...

Items are going quickly, so don't miss out. This is the last day of our March Markdown Madness! [See attached.]

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

Mules Basketball Championship T-Shirts
Available In Store Monday, March 31st by 1:00pm ...
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Mules Basketball Championship T-Shirts
Available In Store Monday, March 31st by 1:00pm ...
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Mules Basketball Championship T-Shirts
Available In Store Monday, March 31st by 1:00pm ...
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Boots Bath & Body

Special this month ... a free Body Butter with another Boots purchase.

[See attached for guidelines.]

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

Boots Bath & Body

Special this month ... a free Body Butter with another Boots purchase.

[See attached for guidelines.]

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

Boots Bath & Body

Special this month ... a free Body Butter with another Boots purchase.

[See attached for guidelines.]

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


You Are Invited

Meet the Author-Phong Nguyen, Ph.D
The campus community is invited to meet author, Phong Nguyen of the English and Philosophy Department as he presents his latest book, "Pages ...
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