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December 2008 News Archive

Campus Offices Close for the Holidays, Will Reopen Jan. 5

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/19/2008 - The UCM campus will close for the winter holiday break on Friday, Dec. 19, with offices reopening Monday, Jan. 5, 2009, and spring semester classes scheduled to begin Jan. 13.
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The Carnegians Honor Legacy of Dale Carnegie with Scholarship

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/15/2008 - Members of the worldwide group of alumni of the Dale Carnegie Course recently presented a gift to the UCM Foundation to endow The Carnegian and Dale Carnegie Scholarship, which will be presented annually to an incoming UCM freshman preparing to study speech communication.
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Date Change for Homecoming 2009 Announced

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 12/15/2008 - Acting on concerns expressed by Warrensburg city officials and the business community about a conflict with Halloween, UCM will move its 2009 Homecoming celebration from Oct. 31 to Oct. 10.
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CentralNet Helps Parents Overseas Make Important Connection

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/12/2008 - While area residents serving the U.S. military may miss being with their families this holiday season, UCM's CentralNet is cooperating with one local business to ensure parents don't miss their children's dance pageant.
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James Will Receive Honorary Doctorate at Winter Commencement

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 12/8/2008 - After dedicating nearly 30 years to protecting Missourians, Mark S. James, Jefferson City, is being recognized by his alma mater with the honorary degree, Doctor of Laws, during winter 2008 commencement exercises.
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Gallery of Art and Design Hosts Fall Semester Senior Exhibition II

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/5/2008 - The public is invited to a reception Dec. 6 for UCM's graduating students in art education and studio concentrations as they exhibit the best work of their college careers.
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Tickets Now Available for MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/2/2008 - Author and philanthropist Christopher Gardner is the featured speaker for the Jan. 20 event, which funds scholarships for future UCM students from the Kansas City and Johnson County, MO areas and current UCM students.
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"Feast of Carols" Offers Concert of Holiday Favorites

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/2/2008 - Choral groups from the UCM Department of Music kick off the holiday season with a free concert of traditional favorites Thursday, Dec. 4, in Hart Recital Hall.
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