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September 2009 News Archive

PAS Tribute to Blind Boone Opens Smithsonian Exhibit

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/30/2009 - Renowned pianist John Davis celebrates the works of ragtime music legend and Missouri native John William "Blind" Boone as the Johnson County Historical Society opens the Smithsonian exhibit "New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music."
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Fall Undergraduate Enrollment Increases for Fifth Consecutive Year

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/29/2009 - The fall 2009 campus-wide census at UCM shows undergraduate enrollment growth for the fifth consecutive year, as well as increases in graduate and minority student enrollment.
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Gallery of Art and Design Hosts Exhibit Featuring Chicago Artists

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/29/2009 - "Design Chicago 2010" will feature new work by Chicago-based or originated graphic, industrial, and interior designers in an exhibition that seeks to examine the definition of all things design.
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UCM Symphony Presents Orchestra Pops Concert Sept. 29

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/28/2009 - UCM's Department of Music presents the UCM Symphony Orchestra in the Orchestra Pops Concert planned for Tuesday, Sept. 29, in Hart Recital Hall.
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Radio Theatre Comes to UCM Courtesy of Performing Arts Series

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/21/2009 - The magic of the bygone era of radio theatre comes to life on the Hendricks Hall stage as the Performing Arts Series presents the L.A. Theatre Works productions of "War of the Worlds" and "The Lost World."
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Missouri Motorcycle Safety Expert Earns National Recognition

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/18/2009 - Neil Meyers, state coordinator for the Missouri Motorcycle Safety Program, part of the Missouri Safety Center at UCM, recently was named Outstanding RiderCoach Trainer for 2008 by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation.
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Tickets Available for Performance by British Percussion Duo

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/17/2009 - "Rhythm" magazine has called them "fantastically dynamic and fun to watch." Reserve your seats now for the Sept. 21 performance by Maraca2, presented by UCM's Performing Arts Series.
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University To Unveil Advanced Aviation Training Simulator

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/14/2009 - The public is invited to attend as The Department of Aviation introduces its new Boeing 737NG Advanced Aviation Training Device during an open house Thursday, Sept. 17 in the T.R. Gaines Technology Building.
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Department of Theatre, PAS Bring Children's Play to Highlander Theatre

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/14/2009 - Seating remains available for school groups and individuals to attend a performance of "Morgan and the Falcon Prince," produced and directed by the Department of Theatre in cooperation with the Performing Arts Series.
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UCM Employee Honored With Missouri Older Worker Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/10/2009 - As recipient of the Region IV Older Worker of the Year Award, Ernestine Westerhold, a library assistant in the James C. Kirkpatrick Library, will travel to Jefferson City later this month as a nominee for the statewide honor.
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The Evergreen Project Offers Tips for Women on 'Going Green'

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/9/2009 - UCM joins the U.S. Department of Labor Women's Bureau and the YWCA in hosting The Evergreen Project, an event providing guidance for women on "Going Green" Saturday, Sept. 12.
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UCM Music Faculty Members Present Annual Showcase

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/8/2009 - The public is invited to enjoy the varied expertise of the members of the UCM Department of Music faculty at the annual event that brings their talents to the Hart Recital Hall stage Sept. 14.
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Seating Remains Available for Bacon Brothers Performance

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/8/2009 - Kevin Bacon, known for his stage and film career, and film and television composer Michael Bacon will bring their blue-collar brand of rock with a touch of Philly soul to Hendricks Hall Sept. 9 as they celebrate their 14th year of performing together.
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Artist in Residence Guy Beck Examines Music in World Religions

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/4/2009 - UCM will host Guy Beck, author of 'Sonic Theology: Hinduism and Sacred Sound' and the editor of 'Sacred Sound: Experiencing Music in World Religions,' as a scholar-in-residence Sept. 9-10.
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