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2011 News Archive

December

UCM, Wentworth Partnering for New Degree Opportunities

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 12/19/2011 - Program offers transition to Bachelor of Science in Crisis and Disaster Management
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Board Approves New Charter School Sponsorships, Technology Upgrades

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 12/12/2011 - Two new charter school planned for metropolitan Kansas City.
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Performing Arts Series Presents the Osmonds Christmas Show

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/9/2011 - Tickets remain available for the Dec. 17 performance.
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NPR's Michele Norris to Speak at 2012 Freedom Scholarship Dinner

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 12/8/2011 - Tickets available for main event of the 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration.
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Delozier to be Honored with Distinguished Service Award

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 12/6/2011 - Warrensburg businessman and UCM alumnus recognized for his service to the university and community.
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UCM Celebrates Opening of Audrey J. Walton Clubhouse

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 12/1/2011 - New facility at Keth Memorial Golf Course at Pertle Springs is dedicated.
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November

Community Invited to Opening of New Clubhouse at Pertle Springs

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/21/2011 - The Audrey J. Walton Clubhouse is new addition to Keth Memorial Golf Course
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Joint Project with Habitat for Humanity Builds Community through Education

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/21/2011 - Joint project will benefit community.
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Ambroses Host Holiday Open House

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/18/2011 - Members of the campus and community are invited to attend Dec. 1
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Membership in KC Group Offers UCM Professional Development Benefits

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/18/2011 - UCM joins the Cooperating School Districts of Greater Kansas City.
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UCLA Charter School Contract with UCM Expires in June 2012

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/17/2011 - UCM Board of Governors votes not to renew sponsorship of charter school
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UCM Creates Opportunities for Military Personnel, Veterans with New Center

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/16/2011 - Veterans Day celebration includes day of events.
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Elliott Union Receives Six Regional Awards

Contact: Courtney Niemuth
WARRENSBURG - 11/16/2011 - Awards reflect staff efforts during recent open house.
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Veterans Day Ceremonies to Honor Vietnam Veterans

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/11/2011 - Dedication cermeonies also planned for UCM's Military and Veterans Success Center.
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Wetzel Named to UCM Board of Governors

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 11/11/2011 - Clinton physician will serve through January 2017.
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Centenarian from Westphalia Presented Honorary Degree

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/9/2011 - Career educator Martha Fennewald, 101, honored by UCM.
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Families Encouraged to Attend Gearing Up Technology Fair

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/9/2011 - UCM hosts event at Kansas City's W.E.B DuBois Learning Center
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Ambrose Signs Proclamation Designating Distance Learning Week at UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 11/7/2011 - UCM joins educational institutions across the country in celebrating distance learning.
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Travis Allen to be Keynote Speaker for UCM's Distance Learning Week

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 11/3/2011 - Founder of the iSchool Initiative will discuss the value of technology in education.
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UCM’s Performing Arts Series Presents ‘An Evening with Groucho’

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 11/2/2011 - Frank Ferrante bring his award winning one-man show to Hendricks Hall Nov. 11.
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UCM's Criminal Justice Team Claims 10th Regional Sweepstakes Title

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 11/2/2011 - Regional win qualifies team to compete for 10th national title in March.
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Phi Kappa Phi, Honors College Host Public Forum

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 11/2/2011 - Speaker and panel will discuss athletics in the academic environment.
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State Farm Marketing Competition Comes to UCM

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/2/2011 - College students from across the country will market to insurance experts.
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Online Learning Initiatives Create New Opportunities for Students

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 11/2/2011 - Enrollment continues to increase in a vareity of degree programs.
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October

UCM to Host Festival of Champions Marching Band Competition Saturday

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/28/2011 - Marching bands, auxiliaries and drumlines from Kansas and Missouri will compete.
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UCM Hosts Recovery of Recycled Materials Fair

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 10/27/2011 - Discover innovative approaches to material and resource management.
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Party Patrols Ensure Safe, Neighborhood-Friendly Halloween

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 10/26/2011 - Party patrols part of the Community Culture of Responsible Choices effort.
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UCM Faculty Member and Author to be Featured on CSPAN

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/26/2011 - Jon Taylor will discuss his book, "Harry Truman's Grandview Farm."
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Gallery of Art and Design Hosts Fall Senior Exhibitions

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/24/2011 - Exhibits feature the works of fall 2011 art and design graduates.
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The Princeton Review, U.S. News List UCM with Best Colleges in Midwest

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 10/24/2011 - Publications recognize UCM for excellence in educational opportunities.
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Performing Arts Series Presents "Ribbitt" Oct. 27-29

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/20/2011 - Department of Theatre and Dance to produce award-winning original play.
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Ambrose Joins Missouri Team to Address Need for More College Graduates

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 10/19/2011 - UCM president a member of Missouri team attending Texas conference.
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UCM to Celebrate Saudi Arabia Day Oct. 18

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/12/2011 - Annual event features presentation by Mansour Al-Kikhia.
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Film Festival Opens at UCM Oct.13

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/12/2011 - Show Me Justice Film Festival draws films from around the world.
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White and Wilson Crowned Homecoming Royalty

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/11/2011 - Seniors Mike Wilson and Brooke White are named 2011 Homecoming King and Queen.
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Results Announced for UCM Homecoming Competitions

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/11/2011 - Spirit competition and parade results recognize campus, community participation.
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Nixon Commends UCM’s Contributions to Meeting State’s Education Goals

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 10/7/2011 - Missouri govenor is featured speaker at UCM presidential inauguration.
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UCM Celebrates Homecoming with Variety of Events

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/7/2011 - 'Traditions' is the theme for the 2011 celebration.
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'Central Missouri Tomorrow' Debuts Oct. 14 on KMOS-TV

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/6/2011 - UCM President Chuck Ambrose hosts this look at Missouri's people and issues.
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UCM Hosts Fall Career Expo Oct. 12

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/6/2011 - Students will have opportunity to explore careers with potential employers.
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Tickets Now Available for Mainstage Presentation of 'Oklahoma!'

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 10/4/2011 - Classic musical to be presented Oct. 12-16.
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Gov. Nixon to Speak at Inauguration Ceremony Oct. 6

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 10/3/2011 - Missouri governor will join officials in the investiture of UCM's 15th president.
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September

Gillespie Receives Clarence M. Kelley Meritorious Service Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/29/2011 - UCM Public Safety operations commander recognized by peers from FBI National Academy.
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Schupp, Webb to be Recognized as UCM Distinguished Alumni

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/27/2011 - Honors to be conferred during UCM's 2011 Homecoming festivities.
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Business Innovation Institute, Warrensburg Chamber Renew Collaboration

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/23/2011 - Renewal of agreement for services will benefit chamber membership.
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UCM Hosts Family Weekend Sept. 23-25

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/23/2011 - UCM students welcome their families and friends to campus.
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Tickets Still Available for Pam Tillis Concert Sept. 23

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/22/2011 - Platinum recording artist opens the 2011-2012 Performing Arts Series.
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Gallery Hosts Exhibitions by Faculty, Jaimie Warren

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/22/2011 - UCM art and design faculty join KC area artist Jaimie Warren in exhibiting works.
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Construction Management Program Earns Continued ACCE Accreditation

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/22/2011 - Program recognized for continued excellence in preparing students.
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Safety Center Announces New Training Division and Its Director

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/21/2011 - Missouri Safety Center expands training programs.
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Elliott Union Unveils Plans for Cafe Rouge

Contact: Courtney Niemuth
WARRENSBURG - 9/21/2011 - Open House features first look at expansion of Jazzman's.
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Highest Enrollment in UCM’s 140-Year History Announced

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/20/2011 - A record 11,750 student are enrolled in fall semester classes.
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UCM Museum and Archives Host Ask a Curator Day

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/20/2011 - Local experts will be available to provide basic information about historic items.
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StartUp Center to Serve Area Nonprofit Organizations, Entrepreneurs

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/19/2011 - UCM and the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce join forces for the benefit of the community.
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Hartzler to Host 2011 Missouri Business Conference at UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/15/2011 - Business leaders and entrepreneurs will lead panels discussions on a variety of topics.
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Political Analyst Larry Sabato to Speak at UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/8/2011 - American Democracy Project at UCM hosts political scholar who will speak on the 2012 election and the U.S. Constituion.
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Hickerson Named Recipient of Foster-Inglish Prize

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/8/2011 - Annual award recognizes excellence in public relations at UCM.
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UCM Plans 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/8/2011 - The campus community will remember those who lost their lives in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack.
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'UCM's Got Talent' Event Benefits UCM Broadcasting

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/7/2011 - President Charles and Mrs. Kris Ambrose to host showcase of UCM student talent at Selmo Park.
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Provost's Faculty Showcase Celebrates New Academic Year

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/2/2011 - Annual concert presents the talents of UCM's music faculty.
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August

Olathe Resident Brings Development Experience to UCM Leadership Post

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/31/2011 - Jason Drummond named vice president for development and executive director of the UCM Foundation.
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Alumni Chorus Concert, Big Band Dance Benefits Shockey Scholarship

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/31/2011 - Annual dinner, concert and dance will benefit scholarhip honoring longtime UCM faculty member.
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Music Faculty Featured in 2011 Provost’s Faculty Showcase

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/31/2011 - Annual event celebrates the opening of the fall semester.
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Inauguration of President Charles Ambrose Planned for October

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/30/2011 - Public invited to participate in ceremony honoring UCM's 15th president.
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Freshmen, Transfer Students Contribute to Enrollment Increase

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/26/2011 - First day figures indicated sixth consecutive year of enrollment growth.
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Pam Tillis to Open Performing Arts Series Season Sept. 23

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/22/2011 - Season and individual performance tickets available online.
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'KMOS Live' Examines Opportunities for Study Abroad

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/22/2011 - Viewers invite to participate in live broadcast.
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Season Tickets Available for 2011-2012 Department of Theatre Season

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/22/2011 - Four mainstage performances and a dance performance are planned.
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Provost George Wilson Announces Plan to Retire in 2012

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/18/2011 - Career spans nearly 39 years of service to UCM.
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Deployment of Electric Vehicles Ignites New Auto Tech and Safety Programs

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/18/2011 - New certificate programs offer valuable training.
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UCM Percussion Ensemble Selected to Perform for MMEA

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/17/2011 - Group to perform for statewide conference in January 2012.
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Gallery of Art and Design Opens Fall Season

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/15/2011 - Exhibits open Aug. 18 in each of the three galleries.
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Kansas City Area Artist Donates Sculpture to UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/12/2011 - A sculpture by artist Rita Blitt finds a home on the UCM campus.
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UCM's Business Innovation Institute Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/12/2011 - Public is invited to celebration on Aug. 26
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Get The Red Out Celebration Kicks Off New School Year

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/12/2011 - Local vendors invited to participate in annual event.
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UCM Hosts Annual Fall Part-Time Job Fair for Students

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/1/2011 - More than 30 potential employers will attend.
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July

American Council on Education Fellow Joins UCM This Fall

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/29/2011 - NCAA Division II Vice President Mike Racy one of 50 selected nationwide for program.
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Vietnam Era Veterans Sought for Nov. 11 Celebration

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/26/2011 - Signup deadline is Aug. 15.
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President's Lawn Concert Moved Indoors Due to Hot Weather

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/25/2011 - High temperatures and humidity prompt change in location.
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NERI Seminar to Offer Information About Energy Retrofit Opportunities

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/20/2011 - July 28 event at Summit Center hosted by National Energy Retrofit Institute.
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Ambroses to Host Annual President's Lawn Concert July 25

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/14/2011 - Enjoy ice cream and cake and music by the Warrensburg Community Band.
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Grant Will Allow Rural School Librarians to Earn Graduate Degrees at UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/8/2011 - Funding from Institute of Museum and Library Services will benefit rural Missouri schools.
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UCM Opens Door to Missouri Career Center

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/1/2011 - Missouri Career Center will occupy Unit C of the Fraternity Complex.
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June

New Contract Expands Blackboard Capabilities, Also Creates Savings

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/30/2011 - New capabilities will address other institutional needs.
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UCM, Whiteman Leaders Jointly Announce New Military Tuition Package

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/30/2011 - Program offers incentive for military personnel to attend UCM.
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University Members Assume New Posts Following Organizational Assessment

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/27/2011 - Six individuals will fill key leadership positions.
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Visiting South Korean Students Present Gift of Original Art to Library

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/22/2011 - Pen and ink and watercolor drawing depicts UCM's varied architecture.
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Entries Sought for 2nd Annual Show-Me Justice Film Festival

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/21/2011 - Festival planned for Oct. 13-15 will examine social justice issues.
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Governor Signs Bill Addressing Need for Nurses, Math and Science

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/21/2011 - Visit to American Legion Missouri Boys State is backdrop for ceremony.
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Rogers Named 72nd Governor of Missouri Boys State

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/17/2011 - Son of UCM faculty member is the first Warrensburg resident elected to the office.
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Administrative Review Gains Board Approval

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/16/2011 - Results will help UCM navigate through a challenging budget year.
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UCM Board Approves New Military Tuition Package 

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/16/2011 - New fee structure helps make higher education accessible to military personnel.
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UCM Welcomes American Legion Missouri Boys State

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/13/2011 - The annual event comes to UCM June 11-18.
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UCM Group Studies the History and Myth of Alaska During Cruise

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/13/2011 - Spring semester course results in the ultimate field trip for 14 participants.
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Ambrose Joins Cyclists for Change

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/10/2011 - UCM president joins groups of cyclists on one day of week-long journey.
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Central Missouri Repertory Announces 30th Summer Season

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/9/2011 - Productions of "The All Night Strut" and "Thumbelina" offer something for all audiences.
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UCM Workforce Central Program Participants Named Outstanding Adults

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/6/2011 - Three recent graduates honored by Full Employment Council, Inc.
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May

Lifelong Learning Program Addresses Myths, Realities of Health and Wellness

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/31/2011 - Retired persons may assess their personal health and wellness needs.
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Sacrifices of Military Men and Women Remembered

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/25/2011 - Ceremony honors those who have served their country.
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Ambrose to Join Cyclists in Cross-State Ride

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/25/2011 - Cycling for Change team will visit Warrensburg June 8.
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UCM Reaching Out to Joplin Area Residents

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/23/2011 - Housing offered to UCM students and their families affected by the Joplin tornado.
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KMOS-TV Hosts Annual Montserrat Poetry Festival

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/19/2011 - Missouri poet laureate David Clewell will join more than 20 area poets Sunday afternoon, June 5.
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Decorated Vietnam Veteran to Speak at Pre-Memorial Day Event

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/19/2011 - May 25 ceremony will honor those who have given their lives in service of their country.
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UCM, Linn State Agreement Provides Transition for Students

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/16/2011 - Qualified students in a pair of two-year programs will find a smooth transition to four-year degree opportunities.
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Annual Procurement Conference Planned for June 2

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/16/2011 - Sen. Claire McCaskill joins UCM in hosting an event for current and potential contractors.
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Gallery of Art and Design Hosts Summer Exhibition I

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/10/2011 - UCM gallery welcomes local artists.
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Clinton Lauds UCM as “Little Engine That Could” When Tackling Energy Issues

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/9/2011 - Former U.S. President recognizes UCM's leadership in campus sustainability.
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Ceremony Celebrates Official Opening of Morrow Garrison and Recreation Center

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/4/2011 - New and renovated facilities offer variety of benefits for UCM.
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UCM to Launch National Energy Retrofit Institute

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/4/2011 - Program will create "green" jobs for displaced construction workers.
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NASA Donation a Part of Space Shuttle History

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/2/2011 - A heat shield tile from the space shuttle is donated to the Department of Aviation.
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April

Williams to Receive UCM's Distinguished Service Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/29/2011 - New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator to be honored.
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Ribbon Cutting Planned for Morrow Garrison and Student Rec Center

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/28/2011 - April 29 ceremony celebrates the completion of renovation and construction projects.
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Students Honored with UCM’s Cesar Chavez Scholarship

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/27/2011 - UCM participates in Kansas City's annual Cesar Chavez Day celebration.
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UCM, Lee's Summit School District Celebrate Growth of Collaborative Effort

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/26/2011 - New technology unveiled for joint nursing programs.
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Docheff Named President of NASPE

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/25/2011 - UCM professor to lead national professional organization.
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UCM Program Creates Jobs in the Residential Energy Retrofit Sector

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/25/2011 - Specialized training offers opportunities in growing field.
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Hibdon Receives J.P. Mees Outstanding Professional Staff Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/21/2011 - Annual recognition recognizes dedication to university and the community.
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UCM, Independence Chamber of Commerce Join Forces

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/15/2011 - Collaboration provides enhanced services and programs.
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Jeff Corwin to be Keynote Speaker for Earth Week 2011

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/15/2011 - Wildlife biologist, author and television producer will offer a look at mankind's effect on the animal kingdom.
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Bhattarai, Stallmann Named 2011 Charno Award Recipients

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/15/2011 - Annual award recognizes outstanding female and male graduating students.
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Department of Theatre Presents 'The Three Musketeers'

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/13/2011 - Classic tale comes the Highlander Theatre stage April 19-23
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Gallery of Art and Design Hosts Senior Exhibitions

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/13/2011 - Senior art and design students will showcase their work.
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Criminal Justice Team Earns Ninth National Championship Title

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/11/2011 - Team defends its national ACJA/LAE title for ninth consecutive year.
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Koster Honored with SGA Excellence in Governance Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/8/2011 - Missouri's Attorney General becomes 26th recipient of annual recognition.
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Academic Promotions and Tenure Announced

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/7/2011 - Faculty promotions are announced.
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Recycled Bicycles Add New Dimension to Commitment to Sustainability

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/4/2011 - Re-Cycles offer green transportation for students and staff.
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Bill Clinton to Receive Honorary Doctorate from UCM

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/4/2011 - Former U.S. president will be the keynote speaker for spring graduate commencement ceremony.
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Koster to Receive Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/1/2011 - Missouri's attorney general will be honored by the Student Government Association.
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McKee Recognized for Dedication to Students with Byler Award

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/1/2011 - Professor of mathematics to receive UCM's highest faculty honor.
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March

Gallery Exhibits Feature Works of Area Young Artists

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/31/2011 - Area high school artists join students from the Department of Art and Design in exhibiting their work.
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'Take Back the Night' Event Planned for April 6

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/31/2011 - Event seeks to combat the fear women have about walking alone at night.
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Donor Recognized During Groundbreaking for Clubhouse

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/31/2011 - New $1.7 million facility at Keth Memorial Golf Course made possbible through the generosity of Audrey J. Walton.
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Scholars Symposium Celebrates 10th Anniversary March 29

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/28/2011 - Undergraduate student will present research projects.
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U.S. Team Returns from Montgomery Cup Competition with Valuable Experience

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/28/2011 - Five young UCM debaters competed against the United Kingdom's best.
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Construction Contract Approved for Clubhouse at Keth Memorial Golf Course

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/23/2011 - Work on the 5,000-square-foot facility will begin in April.
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Groundbreaking March 30 Launches New Golf Clubhouse Construction

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/23/2011 - Public invited to attend March 30 ceremony.
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PAS Brings 'Star Trek Live!' to Hendricks Hall

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/23/2011 - Audience participation the highlight of two performances April 1-2.
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Sen. Pearce, Rep. Still Guests on 'Jeff City Journal'

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/22/2011 - KMOS-TV will broadcast discussion of education in Missouri on March 25.
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Modern Languages to Offer Italian, Japanese Fall Semester

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/21/2011 - Course offerings offer preparation for study abroad.
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UCM Hosts Production of 'Stories From Da Dirt' March 31

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/18/2011 - One-act play concludes campus celebration of Women's History Month.
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Roberts Selected to Attend Executive Leadership Academy

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/17/2011 - UCM administrator among 25 Founding Fellows to attend the inaugural Executive Leadership Academy.
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Building A Winning Community Program Values Input

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/16/2011 - Members of the UCM and Warrensburg communities are invited to public meetings in March and April.
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Ambrose Invited to Experience Civilian Look at Military, National Security Issues

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/16/2011 - Air Force and Department of Defense invite UCM president to join in exchange of ideas related to the nation's security.
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Ambrose Announces New Initiatives

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/11/2011 - Comprehensive Administrative Review and the Strategic Positioning Initiative underway.
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Vansell Named Interim Public Safety Director

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/10/2011 - Veteran officer named to lead UCM Public Safety.
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Teacher Placement Day Planned for March 30

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/10/2011 - More than 100 school district will be represented.
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President's Gala Concert Showcases Student Ensembles

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/9/2011 - More than 170 students will perform with the Department of Music's finest vocal and instrumental groups.
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U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors Coming to UCM March 17

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/9/2011 - Free concert part of the group's Spring 2011 tour.
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UCM Hosts Women’s History Month Celebration

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/7/2011 - Guest lecture and reception are highlights of the annual event.
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Spotlight Sponsors Swing and Salsa Dance

Contact: Amelia Neuroth
WARRENSBURG - 3/7/2011 - Learn some new dance steps and join in the fun!
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Tickets Available for Department of Theatre Dance Production

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/4/2011 - "Rise to the Rhythm," will offer and evening of contemporary dance styles and original choreography.
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Innovative Change in Degree Program Yields Multiple Benefits

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WARRENSBURG - 3/3/2011 - UCM's Department of Modern Languages revamps degree programs for flexibility and savings while enhancing quality.
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Performing Arts Series Hosts Jim Stafford in Concert

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WARRENSBURG - 3/2/2011 - Legendary entertainer and musician takes the Hendricks Hall stage March 11.
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February

Project Proposals Sought for UCM’s Eighth Annual Creative Engine

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WARRENSBURG - 2/28/2011 - Area not-for-profit organizations can benefit from the expertise of UCM art and graphic design students.
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Putnam Receives Missouri Governor's Award for Excellence in Education

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WARRENSBURG - 2/24/2011 - UCM educator will be recognized by Gov. Jay Nixon in Jefferson City in April.
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Enrollment Growth a Fiscal Plus for UCM

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WARRENSBURG - 2/22/2011 - Spring 2011 enrollment is highest for spring semester in the history of UCM.
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Teach-In on Sustainable Solutions Planned for Feb. 24

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WARRENSBURG - 2/17/2011 - Experts from a variety of areas will present information on living a "green" lifestyle.
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Duffy to Receive Ed See Outstanding Theatre Alumnus Award

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WARRENSBURG - 2/16/2011 - Theatre graduate Amanda Duffy will be recognized for her professional achievements.
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New Gallery Exhibits Feature Photography, Textiles

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WARRENSBURG - 2/16/2011 - Photographers and textile artist create exciting exhibits opening Feb. 24
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See, Brooks Return to Highlander Stage for Benefit Performance

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WARRENSBURG - 2/11/2011 - Edward See and Janet Ulrich Brooks will perform in A.R. Gurney's "Love Letters," with proceeds benefitting UCM theatre scholarships.
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Trane Honors UCM with Leadership Award for ESCO Project

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WARRENSBURG - 2/11/2011 - Ceremony marks the completion of the energy savings initiative on the UCM campus.
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Gillis to Speak at KC Museum’s Community Curator Lecture

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WARRENSBURG - 2/11/2011 - UCM professor examines lives of American railroad employees.
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UCM, Whiteman Air Force Base Develop Partnership for the Future

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WARRENSBURG - 2/10/2011 - "The Whiteman Advantage" creates a shared vision of community and improves opportunities for military personnel on campus.
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UCM's 'Today' Magazine Recognized for Excellence

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WARRENSBURG - 2/9/2011 - Three awards announced at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education District VI Annual Awards ceremony.
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PAS Brings 'Deer Camp the Musical' to UCM

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WARRENSBURG - 2/8/2011 - Tickets now available for Feb. 11 performance.
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Department of Theatre Presents 'The Clean House' Feb. 16-20

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WARRENSBURG - 2/8/2011 - Box office is now open for the award-winning mainstage production.
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Ambrose Outlines Strategies for Future Growth of UCM

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WARRENSBURG - 2/7/2011 - Strategies and initiatives that will lead the university into FY2012 and beyond were presented to the Board of Governors.
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Spring Career Expo Planned for Feb. 16

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WARRENSBURG - 2/7/2011 - Students can meet more than 100 employers and explore job opportunities.
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KMOS-TV Call-In Program Offers Answers to College Admissions Questions

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WARRENSBURG - 2/7/2011 - A panel of experts will answer questions from viewers.
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January

KMOS-TV Receives NETA Award for Local Production

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WARRENSBURG - 1/26/2011 - UCM's public broadcasting station earns recognition for promotional spot featuring The Bacon Brothers.
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Ron 'Doc' VanDam Athletic Training Facility Dedicated

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WARRENSBURG - 1/26/2011 - The founder of UCM's athletic training program is honored.
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IESD Joins Forces with Independence Chamber of Commerce

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WARRENSBURG - 1/26/2011 - Agreement provides opportunity for UCM to offer entrepreurial services to business community.
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UCM's Muleskinner Earns National Award

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WARRENSBURG - 1/26/2011 - The Columbia Scholastic Press Association recognizes campus newspaper for spring semester coverage.
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Art Gallery Starts New Year with Three New Exhibits

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WARRENSBURG - 1/14/2011 - All three gallery areas offer a variety of works by innovative artists.
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UCM, Chamber of Commerce Present MLK Community Service Awards

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WARRENSBURG - 1/13/2011 - Leadership, service and humanitarian efforts are recognized.
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Ambrose Joins Discussion of Difficult Dialogues Initiatives

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WARRENSBURG - 1/13/2011 - UCM president invited to participate in event funded by Ford Foundation.
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MLK Gospel Concert Planned for Jan. 17

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WARRENSBURG - 1/12/2011 - Event is part of UCM's 2011 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration.
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Tickets Available for 2011 MLK Freedom Scholarship Dinner

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WARRENSBURG - 1/12/2011 - Arun Gandhi, grandson of Mohandas K. Gandhi, will be the featured speaker.
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UCM Joins Forces with MSHP to Offer Course

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WARRENSBURG - 1/10/2011 - Limited enrollment open to all.
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Campus and Community Leaders Recognized At Annual MLK Luncheon

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WARRENSBURG - 1/6/2011 - Recognition is part of UCM's 2011 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration.
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SBTDC Offers Class in Small Business Success in Missouri

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WARRENSBURG - 1/3/2011 - One-day class taught in Warrensburg and Lee's Summit offers valuable information.
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