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April 2009 News Archive

UCM Officials Urge Campus to Stay Informed on National Health Issue

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/30/2009 - While there is no immediate cause for alarm on campus, UCM Public Safety and University Health Center personnel are in contact with county and state health officials to ensure that UCM and the community are prepared to address issues related to the flu.
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Energy Savings Project Will Yield Long Term Benefits

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/28/2009 - Honoring a commitment to the sustainability of the environment and available resources, UCM will kick off an unprecedented $36.1 million project that will reduce energy consumption and the university's carbon footprint while improving the academic environment.
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Beth Rutt Named Recipient of J.P. Mees Professional Staff Award

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/20/2009 - UCM's director of campus activities became the eighth recipient of the John Paul Mees Award for Outstanding Professional Staff during an annual breakfast hosted by the UCM Professional Staff Council.
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Recording Legend BJ Thomas to Perform at UCM May 1

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/20/2009 - UCM's Performing Arts Series presents the international recording artist in the finale performance of the 2008-2009 season in Hendricks Hall.
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Honors College Scholars Symposium Planned for April 20

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/16/2009 - The annual event provides undergraduate and graduate students with the opportunity to showcase their research and creative projects.
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April Proclaimed Environmental Awareness Month

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/14/2009 - In a proclamation signing ceremony, UCM President Aaron Podolefsky reminded students, faculty and staff to support sustainability initiatives on campus.
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Internationally Renowned Author Daniel Quinn to Speak at UCM

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/13/2009 - Daniel Quinn, author of the internationally acclaimed novel "Ishmael," will speak on "The Crash of the Taker Thunderbolt" at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, in Hendricks Hall.
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Honour Receives Top Faculty Award

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/10/2009 - Eric Honour, associate professor of music, is receiving the university's top recognition for faculty members. He is the recipient of the 2009 Byler Distinguished Faculty Award.
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Podolefsky Announces Reorganization of University Advancement

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/9/2009 - The strategic realignment is designed to create a more effective fundraising and communications organization while also streamlining administrative costs.
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Shreves Provides Testimony for Senate Committee Hearing

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/7/2009 - Phil Shreves, director of student financial assistance at UCM, recently provided expert testimony at a Missouri Senate committee hearing regarding proposed legislation that would benefit UCM students.
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UCM Honors Recipients of Cesar E. Chavez Scholarships

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/7/2009 - Two Kansas City area students were honored with the annual scholarships during a presentation ceremony at the annual Cesar E. Chavez Celebration at Kansas City's Guadalupe Center.
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Concert Date, Ticket Sales Set for Cook's UCM Performance

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/7/2009 - Adding his alma mater to a nationwide tour that focuses on small venues on college campuses, 2008 'American Idol' winner David Cook will perform at UCM Tuesday, April 28.
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Department of Theatre Presents Studio Theatre One-Acts

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/1/2009 - Student directors and actors brings their talents and skills to the Black Box Theatre stage as they present three one-act plays April 9-10.
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