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February 2008 News Archive

Mock Trial Team Headed to National Competition

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/29/2008 - UCM's Mock Trial Team placed fourth out of 16 teams at the American Mock Trial Association regional competition at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law, earning a trip to silver national competition at Northwestern University in Waukegan, Ill.
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Seating Plan for Scalia Presentation Announced

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/28/2008 - Although free tickets for the March 4 presentation by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia have been distributed, procedures have been implemented to ensure that seats are not left unfilled if those with tickets cannot attend.
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Friends of Music Host UCM Alumnus Daryl Duff

Duff_thumb.jpgContact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/26/2008 - UCM's Friends of Music Society brings another outstanding performance to campus as UCM alumnus Daryl Duff, a member of the U.S. Navy Sea Chanters, returns to his alma mater Sunday, March 2 in "Daryl Duff: The American Voice."
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Brady Named to UCM Board of Governors

Brady_thumb.jpgContact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/25/2008 - Warrensburg community leader and longtime supporter of UCM Weldon Brady has been named to the UCM Board of Governors by Missouri Gov. Matt Blunt, followed by confirmation by the Missouri Senate Feb. 21.
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PAS Offers Evening of Traditional Irish Dance, Music and Song

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/22/2008 - Tickets remain available for a spectacular evening of traditional Irish fare as UCM's Performing Arts Series presents "The Magic of Ireland" Tuesday, Feb. 26 in Hendricks Hall.
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UCM Student, Faculty Researchers Featured on "Wild Chronicles"

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/18/2008 - A UCM research team from the Department of Biology and Earth Science will be featured on the PBS program that will be broadcast on or around Feb. 22 on PBS television stations nationwide.
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Mainstage Production Tests Society's Preconceived Notions

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/15/2008 - Tickets are available now for the UCM Department of Theatre mainstage production of "Fat Pig" by Neil Labute, planned for 7:30 p.m. Feb. 20-23 and 2 p.m. Feb. 24 in the Highlander Theatre.
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UCM Joins Nationwide Commitment to Reducing Greenhouse Gases

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/14/2008 - UCM President Aaron Podolefsky joins higher education leaders in pledging to combat global warming by signing the American College & University Presidents Climate Commitment.
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Free Workshop Offers Information About NEH Grant Funding

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/12/2008 - Non-profit organizations seeking funding for the humanities can learn more about applying for and receiving a National Endowment for the Humanities grant at a free March 24 workshop.
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Theatre Students, Faculty Earn Kennedy Center Region V Awards

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/8/2008 - Students and faculty from the Department of Theatre received top awards and honors at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Region V.
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Overflow Seating Will Be Available for Lecture by Justice Antonin Scalia

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/7/2008 - All free tickets for reserved seating in Hendricks Hall for public lecture by Justice Antonin Scalia have been distributed, but free overflow seating will be made available for the March 4 event.
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Conference Examines Social Impacts of Fighting Terrorism

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/5/2008 - "Terrorism and Justice: The Balance for Civil Liberties" is the topic of the fifth annual academic conference to be hosted by the UCM Department of Criminal Justice Feb. 18-20.
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KMOS-TV Receives International Davey Awards

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/4/2008 - For the second time in a year, KMOS-TV, channel 6, UCM's public broadcasting station, has earned recognition from its peers for excellence in programming and production.
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Fountain City Brass Band Coming to UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/1/2008 - UCM's Friends of Music Society brings Kansas City's internationally renowned brass band to campus Feb. 10 for another exciting performance of the 2007-2008 season.
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