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January 2010 News Archive

Presidential Search Advisory Committee Established

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 1/28/2010 - The UCM Board of Governors has named 20 individuals from campus constituencies and the community to an advisory committee that will assist in the search for the university's 15th president.
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Harmon College Maintains AACSB Accreditation

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/27/2010 - Business and accountancy programs in UCM's Adrian and Margaret Harmon College of Business Administration undergo peer review and earn continued accreditation by the international organization.
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UCM Participates in Nationwide Recycling Competition

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/27/2010 - UCM joins the ranks of colleges and universities around the globe as a participant in RecycleMania, a friendly competition and benchmarking tool for college and university recycling programs.
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Bax Receives Governor's Award for Excellence in Education

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 1/21/2010 - The UCM associate professor of political science will join college and university educators from across the state for the awards ceremony sponsored by the Council on Public Higher Education Feb. 10 in Jefferson City.
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Performing Art Series Presents The Cashore Marionettes

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/20/2010 - Award winning visual artist and puppeteer Joseph Cashore presents two unique performances that create a compelling and unforgettable theatrical experience for audiences of all ages.
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UCM Taps Montana State's Svoboda to Lead Mules Football

Contact: Rob McCutcheon
WARRENSBURG - 1/19/2010 - UCM has announced that Jim Svoboda will succeed Willie Fritz to become the 28th head coach in the 115-year history of the university's football program.
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Gallery of Art and Design Opens Spring Exhibition Season

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/15/2010 - Working in a variety of media, artists in two new exhibits present multiple viewpoints and explore their own reflective identities.
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MLK Celebration Recognizes Campus, Community Leadership

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/15/2010 - UCM and the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce recognized area individuals and organizations for their commitment to diversity in the campus and community.
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Gospel Concert Offers a Celebration of King's Legacy

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/14/2010 - Area choirs and featured soloists will bring the inspiration of gospel music to Hendricks Hall at the 11th annual MLK Gospel Concert Jan. 18
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UCM and Chamber Recognize Campus and Community Leaders

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/13/2010 - The UCM Office of Community Engagement and the Greater Warrensburg Area Chamber of Commerce join in recognizing Liz Kostas, Lisa Irle and the Johnson County Historical Society, and Shirley Briscoe for their commitments to diversity in the campus and community.
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MLK Issues Forum Features Actor, Educator Baron Kelly

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/8/2010 - The public is invited to join in the examination of the topic of "Civil Rights as a Social Contract: A Campus Dialogue for Action" as UCM hosts the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Issues Forum.
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Tickets Available for 2010 MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/5/2010 - Individual tickets and table and corporate sponsorships now are available for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Scholarship Dinner, planned for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19.
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Dorothy Sweet Names UCM in $2.7 Million Scholarship Bequest

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 1/5/2010 - A $2.7 million bequest in memory of her husband, Robert A. Sweet Jr., a 1941 UCM alumnus, will establish the Robert A. and Dorothy S. Sweet Endowed Scholarship in Physics.
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Federal Grant Funds Joint Effort to Reduce High Risk Behavior

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 1/5/2010 - Missouri will receive $949,617 in federal funding for a joint effort designed to reduce the use of alcohol by underage airmen at Whiteman Air Force Base.
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