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2014 News Archive

September

NASA Astronaut Michael Hopkins to Present Skelton Lecture

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/25/2014 - Free tickets available Oct. 6-8.
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Hartzler to Host Missouri Business Conference at UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/25/2014 - Free conference designed to help business owners be successful
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Support for Whiteman Air Force Base, Veterans Shared with House Interim Committee

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/25/2014 - Committee convened on UCM campus to hear testimony
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Governor Names Curtis to Missouri Charter Public School Commission

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/24/2014 - Commission will discuss future growth of charter schools.
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Interest in STEM-Related Programs Contributes to Record Growth

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/23/2014 - Fall 2014 enrollment sets new record
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Central Missouri Police Academy Offers Certification Courses

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/19/2014 - Variety of POST-approved courses are available
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Tailgate Decorating Contest Part of Annual Event in Warrensburg

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/19/2014 - "Tailgate with the City" part of UCM Homecoming celebration
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Wheelchair Challenge Raises Accessibility Awareness

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/18/2014 - Association of Social Work Students coordinating event.
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Pleiades Visiting Writers Series Presents Works of Francis Jammes

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/17/2014 - Works to be presented in prose, verse and song.
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"Ask a Curator" Returns to UCM Sept. 27

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/17/2014 - Learn more about your historic items and heirlooms
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Department of Theatre and Dance Announces 2014-15 Season

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/15/2014 - Season tickets now avaiable from the Department of Theatre.
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Public Safety Offers Suggestions to Assist Students with Parking

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/12/2014 - Increased enrollment and ongoing construction affect campus parking
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Fall Career Expo Planned for Oct. 8

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/12/2014 - More than 125 potential employers will attend.
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Central Missouri Police Academy Accepting Students for Spring 2015

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/12/2014 - Enrollment now underway for professional and undergraduate students
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Governor’s Action Means UCM Receives $2.5 million in Withholding

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/12/2014 - Gov. Nixon restores funding for FY 201 budget
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Tade Talks of Lessons Learned

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/12/2014 - Patriot Day ceremony honors the legacies of those lost on 9-11-2001
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Ambrose Notes Access, Affordability, Completion and Student Success UCM Priorities

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/9/2014 - Annual State of the University address invites faculty, staff to participate in new strategic resource allocation model.
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Waldram Cramer Honored with 2014 Foster/Inglish Award

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/5/2014 - Award recognizes achievement and service by member of University Relations staff.
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KC Symphony Musicians, UCM Music Faculty to Present Chamber Music Concert

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/4/2014 - Musicians collaborate to present "Love Lost and Found"
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Return With Purpose Workshop Comes to UCM Sept. 20

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/4/2014 - Support available for military transitioning to civilian life
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Clarinetist Krista Martynes Coming to UCM Sept. 8

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/4/2014 - PAS and the Music Technology program present performance, masterclass.
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Community Connections Recognized through South East Re-dedication

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 9/2/2014 - Former Warrensburg elementary school gains new purpose as UCM facility.
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Theatre Season Opens with Student-Directed One Acts

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 9/2/2014 - UCM's student directors and performers bring their best to the BlackBox Theatre.
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August

UCM Aviation and GoJet Forge New Partnership

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/29/2014 - Collaboration with industry professionals will offer opportunities for UCM aviation students.
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Lt. Col. Gavin Tade Keynote Speaker for Sept. 11 Ceremony

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/28/2014 - Patriot's Day ceremony honors those who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001.
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Central Missouri Speedway Hosts UCM Night

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/28/2014 - B-modified car built by UCM students, driven by UCM alumnus to be featured.
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UCM Celebrates the Opening of the New Fitzgerald Dining Center

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/22/2014 - Partnership brings a new concept in campus dining to campus.
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UCM Seeks 50,000-mile Goal in Governor’s “100 Missouri Miles Challenge”

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/22/2014 - Program encourages healthy lifestyle and appreciation for the outdoors in Missouri
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The Crossing Technology Infrastructure, Selmo Park Among Board Action Items

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/21/2014 - UCM's Board of Governors consider major projects during regular meeting.
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Provost's Faculty Showcase Opens 2014-2015 Performance Season

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/21/2014 - Annual showcase of faculty talent presents music, art faculty
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First-day Data Shows Fourth Consecutive Record Enrollment

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/20/2014 - 12,907 student enrolled for the first day of fall semester.
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Lutz Fuels Desire for PR Career as Fan Reporter

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/20/2014 - Public relations major learns about the world of auto racing.
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Airmen Learn About Making Responsible Choices Relating to Alcohol Use

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/20/2014 - Tucker Leadership Lab offers training sessions
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Former South East Elementary School to be Rededicated

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/15/2014 - Event planned for Aug. 29 at UCM's South East Complex on Clark Street.
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General Motors Donates Vehicle to Automotive Technology Program

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/15/2014 - 2014 Chevrolet Malibu will provide hands-on experiences for UCM students
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UCM’s Interior Design Program Earns CIDA Accreditation

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/13/2014 - Excellenct opportunities offered to students result formal recognition
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Easton Corbin, Tyler Farr to Perform at UCM Sept. 10

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/13/2014 - Tickets available at locations across campus.
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Welsh Honored by NHTSA for Efforts to Improve Highway Safety Nationwide

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/8/2014 - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recognized Missouri Safety Center faculty member.
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Third Annual Project Community Connect Planned for Oct. 3

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 8/7/2014 - Volunteers and service providers needed for annual community project.
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Annual Get The Red Out Celebration Set for Sept. 11

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 8/7/2014 - Deadline for vendor registration is Sept. 2
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July

Fiscal Responsibility Important in Considering Future of Selmo Park

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/25/2014 - UCM's Board of Governors will consider all options prior to making decision.
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Wood Named Student Member of UCM Board of Governors

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/23/2014 - Student from Adrian, Mo., will serve through 2016.
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Board Approves Contract for Shuttle Bus Service to UCM Summit Center

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/23/2014 - Service will improve opportunities or UCM students.
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Engineering Firm Presents Selmo Park Assessment to UCM Board

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/22/2014 - Board of Governors will continue discussion of future plans at August meeting.
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Sluder Takes on New Role at Middle Tennessee State Following Retirement

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/17/2014 - Vice provost for recruitment and outreach assumes new post Sept. 15.
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Missouri Broadcasters Association Recognizes KMOS-TV for Children’s Programming

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/17/2014 - Partnerships helped bring outdoor sports to children.
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President’s Lawn Concert Planned for July 28 at Selmo Park

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/17/2014 - Warrensburg Community Band to provide traditional favorites for 2014 season finale
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UCM Foundation Raises More Than $5 Million in Fiscal Year 2014

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/17/2014 - Increase results in greater support for UCM students
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UCM Automotive Technology Students Enter the World of Stock Car Racing

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/15/2014 - Members of UCM's Society of Automotive Engineers gain valuable hands-on experience
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Popov Receives National Recognition for Work in Ergonomics

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/14/2014 - UCM associate professor of safety sciences recognized by peers.
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Return With Purpose Workshops Coming to UCM in August, September

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/14/2014 - Workshops assist with transition to civilian life.
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Online Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice Recognized for Affordability

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/11/2014 - UCM's program recognized as provided significant benefit to students
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UCM Alumnus Makes Gift to Create Student Stock Trading Center

Contact: Dalene Abner
WARRENSBURG - 7/10/2014 - Donn Forbes enhances the opportunity for UCM finance students to learn by doing.
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Hentges Recognized by Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 7/7/2014 - UCM faculty member receives the Midwest Regional Chapter Counselor of the Year Award
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Racy’s Role Expands into New Office of Legal Affairs and Risk Management

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/1/2014 - Chief strategy officers asssumes new duties
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UCM Continues Building Culture of Compliance Regarding Tobacco-Free Campus

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 7/1/2014 - Policy Implementation Committee continues to provide opportunities for training
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June

Board Authorizes FY 2016 Funding Requests, Retains Current Officers

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/26/2014 - Requests for capital appropriations and state operating appropriations approved
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Stevenson Recognized by NAFSA for Contributions to International Education

stevenson_thumb.jpgContact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/23/2014 - UCM's International Center director honored with Homer Hibgee Award for Distinguished Service
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UCM Continues to Build Upon Strategic Resources Model

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/23/2014 - Board of Governors receives information about future budget planning.
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UCM Welcomes Missouri Girls State

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/17/2014 - More than 750 young women from across Missouri will experience democracy in action.
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Enrollment Underway for Central Missouri Police Academy

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/17/2014 - Enrollment now open for Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 classes.
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UCM Named Among Top 25 Criminal Justice Schools Online

GraduatePrograms-badge_thumb.jpgContact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/12/2014 - Program guide created by students announced peer-derived rating.
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Alumna Amanda Sasek Headed for Miss America Pageant

sasek_thumb.jpgContact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/10/2014 - Charno Award recipient is crowned Miss Kansas
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Axelrod Leads List of Speakers at 2014 Missouri Boys State

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 6/9/2014 - UCM welcomes more than 1,000 young men to campus June 14-21
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Return with Purpose Workshop Rescheduled for June 20

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/9/2014 - Workshop assists with easier transition to civilian life
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UCM Organization Dedicated to Women Broadens Focus on Inclusivity

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/3/2014 - President's Commission on the Status of Women becomes President's Commission on Inclusivity.
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UCM Flags Accompany Alumnus on Operation Enduring Freedom Flight Mission

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 6/2/2014 - Aviation graduate expresses grattudue to alma mater.
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May

First MIC Graduates Earn High School Diplomas, Associate Degrees

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/29/2014 - First cohort of Missouri Innovation Campus graduates ready to enter college.
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Assessment of Selmo Park Continues, Matter Will Go to Board of Governors

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/28/2014 - Air quality, structural integrity of home of UCM president raises concerns.
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Orphaned Children in Afghanistan Benefit from Furniture Recycling Program

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/27/2014 - Replaced residence hall furniture will be repurposed.
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Food Science Laboratory Remodel Supports Growing Dietetics Program

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/21/2014 - Renovations provide state-of-the-art learning environment for students
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Missouri Safety Center Hosts Active Shooter Response Course

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/21/2014 - Course is planned for July 1 at Warrensburg High School.
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McCaskill to Host Annual Procurement Conference at UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/19/2014 - Deborah Lee James, secretary of the U.S. Air Force, will be the keynote speaker.
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Karleskint, Crookes Named to Mules Head Coaching Positions

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/19/2014 - New leadership for Mules basketball and baseball
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Kansas City VA Hospital to Meet with Veterans and Pre-Memorial Day Event

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/15/2014 - Representatives will be available during May 21 event.
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Scaggs Receives Jack Landers Scholarship from UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/15/2014 - Garney Construction Company establishes scholarship in honor of professor emeritus
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Office of Performing Arts Presents Student Excellence Awards

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/15/2014 - Students recognized for contributions to the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
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No Increases in Tuition, Room Rates Signify Affordability, Success Commitment

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/9/2014 - Board of Governors approve the FY2015 budget with no fee increases for students.
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Erickson to Receive Mike Carter Award at Commencement

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/7/2014 - Award recognizes support of relationship between UCM, the community and the military
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UCM Foundation Awards FY15 Opportunity Grants

Contact: Dalene Abner
WARRENSBURG - 5/7/2014 - Faculty and staff receive funding to support projects that benefit UCM students
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Team Physicians of Central Family Medicine Honored by UCM

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/7/2014 - UCM Athletics team physicians will received Distinguished Service Award
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UCM SBTDC Receives USDA Rural Development Grant

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/7/2014 - Funding will allow UCM students to assist with growth of area businesses.
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Nearly 1,500 Students Eligible to Graduate from UCM

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/5/2014 - Spring commencement exercises planned for May 9-10
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Habitat Partners Help Mother of Five Realize Dream of Home Ownership

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/5/2014 - Family of six realizes dream of home ownership.
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UCM Addresses Air Quality, Structural Issues at Selmo Park

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 5/1/2014 - Residence of the university president being evaluated.
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High School Students Compete in SuperMileage Challenge at UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 5/1/2014 - Competition allows students to gain expertise in technology.
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April

Favre to be Recognized by UCM as Outstanding Recent Alumnus

Contact: Dalene Abner
WARRENSBURG - 4/30/2014 - 2008 UCM graduate to be honored at spring commencement
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Groundbreaking Launches The Crossing-South at Holden, UCM’s Largest Construction Project

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/29/2014 - Economic benefits to community, sustainable features outlined
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Clemons Named Missouri Student Employee of the Year

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/29/2014 - UCM senior recognized and the local and state levels.
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Blackberry Winter Band and John Hess Bring “Green Soul of the Ozarks” to Hendricks Hall

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/28/2014 - Musicians and published photographer wrap up Earth Week April 28
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Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Spring Dance Concert

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/23/2014 - "Still/Moving" features the work of students and faculty from three campus departments
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Habitat for Humanity to Celebrate Home Completion, Thank Partners

Contact: Courtney Niemuth
WARRENSBURG - 4/23/2014 - Warrensburg home built through collaborative effort
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Parle, Neill Named Recipients of UCM's Charno Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/22/2014 - Annual award recognizes outstanding members of the senior class
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Groundbreaking Celebration April 29 Launches UCM’s Largest Capital Project

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/22/2014 - Construction to begin on The Crossing-South at Holden
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PAS Presents UCM Opera Theatre Production of “Music from the Old Country”

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/21/2014 - Tickets available from Central Ticket online.
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UCM Celebrates Earth Day 365 with a Week of Events

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/21/2014 - Campus and community invited to learn more about living an eco-friendly lifestyle
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Swope Honored with Outstanding Support Staff Member Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/16/2014 - KMOS-TV engineer honored by his peers
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"Matt Lewis: Long Live the King" Returns to the Hendricks Hall Stage

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/14/2014 - Performing Arts Series brings UCM alumnus back for encore performance.
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Greife Named Distinguished Fellow of the American Industrial Hygiene Association

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/11/2014 - Dean of UCM's College of Health, Sciences, and Technology honored by her peers
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UCM Progressing in Tobacco Policy Implementation, Cessation Opportunities

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/11/2014 - Efforts continue to raise awareness and provide assistance.
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Staab to Receive the Byler Distinguished Faculty Award

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/9/2014 - Award is highest honor for UCM faculty
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UCM Assessing Damage Caused by Heavy Rain, Lightning

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/9/2014 - April 3 storm targeted UCM and Warrensburg area
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Stevenson Named Recipient of the J.P. Mees Outstanding Professional Staff Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/8/2014 - Award recognizes dedication to UCM and its students.
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Vansell Chosen to Lead New National Center for Campus Safety

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/8/2014 - UCM director of public safety will assume post in Vermont.
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UCM Criminal Justice Team Claims 12th National Championship

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/7/2014 - Students and faculty compete against schools from across the country.
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Kidd, Monetti Honored with the Spring 2014 Learning to a Greater Degree Awards

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/4/2014 - Biannual awards recognize faculty, staff and student commitment to UCM's core values
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UCM's President's Gala to Present "A Bernstein Tribute"

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/2/2014 - PAS Fanfare Series presents bring the talent of the Department of Music to the stage.
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SBTDC to Host Summer Business Camp for Young Entrepreneurs

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/2/2014 - 5K Race will support scholarships for young entrepreneurs to attend
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Board Officially Names Multi-use Facility, Sets Room and Board Rates

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/2/2014 - New mixed-use facility will be known as The Crossing-South at Holden
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UCM Dance Club Presents Dancing with the Professors

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 4/1/2014 - Annual fundraiser features faculty and students in dance competition
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UCM and Warrensburg Celebrate Mules Championship with Parade, Pep Rally

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 4/1/2014 - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon joins in the historic campus and community celebration
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March

Arbo Receives James C. Kirkpatrick Excellence in Governance Award

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/28/2014 - UCM's Student Government Association presents annual recognition
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Demolition Signals Progress Toward New Mixed-use Facility

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/28/2014 - UCM celebrates first step in constuction of student housing and retail project
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Activities Planned to Welcome Mules Upon Return from NCAA Elite Eight

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/28/2014 - Campus and community plan joint celebration
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UCM Celebrates Legacy of Dale Carnegie with Unveiling Ceremony, Lecture

Dale-Carnagie_thumb.jpgContact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/28/2014 - Bronze bust of world-renowned UCM alumnus will have permanent home on the UCM quadrangle
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Show Me Justice Film Festival Features Local and International Short Films

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/27/2014 - Filmmakers from around the world coming to UCM April 10-12
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SPIN! Pizza Coming to UCM

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/25/2014 - Award-winning restaurant will be part of the new mixed-used facility.
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Central Missouri Police Academy Hosts Open House

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/19/2014 - Public invited to learn what the academy has to offer.
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Celebration March 27 Highlights Progress Under Learning to a Greater Degree

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/19/2014 - Public invited to share a celebration of student success initiative
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UCM Secures Perimeter of Construction Site

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/19/2014 - Preparations begin for construction of new mixed-use facility.
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Singer-songwriter and Activitist Jen Chapin Coming to UCM

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/18/2014 - Luehrman, Shaffer and Check will be opening act for PAS concert.
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Ambrose Joins Knight Commission Discussion on College Sports

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/17/2014 - UCM president accepts invitation to discuss the future of intercollegiate athletics
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Lubaroff to Receive 2014 Governor's Award for Excellence in Education

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/14/2014 - Professor of music to be recognized by UCM Board of Governors March 28.
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Spotlight Sponsors Annual Swing and Salsa Dance

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/14/2014 - Music will be provided by the UCM Jazz Ensemble
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Police Academy to Offer Field Training Officer Course at Summit Center

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/11/2014 - POST-approved, 24-hour course will train future officers
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PAS Brings "Sid The Science Kid-LIVE!" to Hendricks Hall

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 3/11/2014 - Tickets are available for the March 25 performance
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Active Duty Military, Veterans Invited to Free Workshop

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/7/2014 - Return with Purpose provides assistance with return civilian life
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Two in Custody in Connection with Discovery at Pertle Springs

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/7/2014 - Joint investigation yields charges.
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UCM Foundation Exceeds $100 Million in Support to University

Contact: Dalene Abner
WARRENSBURG - 3/5/2014 - Generosity of donors provides benefits for students.
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Ambrose Invited to Join Educators at South by Southwest Festival

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/4/2014 - UCM president to paticipate in panel discussion at national education conference.
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Memorial Services for UCM Students Announced

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/4/2014 - Services planned for March 8 and 9 in Springfield and St. Joseph
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Ownership of Radio Tower, Land Lease Transferred to County

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 3/4/2014 - Tower formerly used by KTBG-FM will be used by Johnson County Emergency Services
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February

Summit Technology Academy, UCM Host Workshop

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/28/2014 - "Teaching About Japan" Workshop benefits K-12 teachers
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Selvidge Authors New Book on Elvis

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/28/2014 - Research reveals true character of music legend.
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Central Missouri Police Academy Offers Field Training Officer Course

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/27/2014 - Course to be offered at UCM's Summit Center.
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UCM Recognized for Leadership in MOKAN Take Charge Challenge

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/25/2014 - Office of Sustainability guides campus effort to first place finish.
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Studio Theatre Presents One-Act Plays

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/25/2014 - Student directors and performers present their work in the Black Box Theatre
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Show Me Justice Film Festival Announces Feature Films

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/24/2014 - Fourth annual festival planned for April 10-12 at UCM
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UCM to Participate in Statewide Tornado Drill

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/24/2014 - Statewide drill planned for March 4
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Whiteman AFB, UCM Collaborate to Offer Base Tour for Faculty, Staff

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/24/2014 - Registration required by March 27 for April 24 event.
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UCM Prepares for HLC Reaccreditation Visit

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/20/2014 - Comprehensive review of UCM programs and services planned for March 10-12
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Growth in Graduate, International Students Contributes to Increased Enrollment

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/20/2014 - Spring semester enrollment figures set new record.
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Paradox Sports Teaches Students to Overcome Challenges

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/19/2014 - Demonstration encourages adaptability, perseverance, and community
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UCM Hosts Presentation on Climate Change by Eugenie Scott

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/18/2014 - Former executive director of the National Center for Science Education to speak March 5
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UCM Foundation Increases Support for Scholarships, Academics in FY 2015

Contact: Dalene Abner
WARRENSBURG - 2/17/2014 - Board of Directors approves increased endowment payout for the third consecutive year
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Governor Lauds UCM's Education Affordability Measures Benefiting Students

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/17/2014 - Nixon praises Board of Governors decision not to raise tuition for FY 2015
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Cheers, Hugs, Await National Guard Members Returning Home

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/11/2014 - UCM hosts ceremony for the 1-135th Attack Reconnaissance Battalion as they return from deployment
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KMOS-TV's "Sportspage" Features New Student Hosts

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/10/2014 - New format provides UCM broadcasting students with hands-on experience
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UCM Hosts Annual Teach-in on Sustainability

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/7/2014 - Leroy Shatto of Shatto Milk Co. will be featured speaker
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UCM to Welcome National Guard Unit on Return from Aghanistan

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/7/2014 - Ceremony planned for Feb. 9 in UCM Multipurpose Building
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Big Band Dinner and Dance Planned for Feb. 14

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 2/7/2014 - Dining and dancing with Russ Coleman and the Faculty/Alumni Big Band
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Screening and Discussion of "Freedom Riders" Planned for Feb. 22

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WARRENSBURG - 2/6/2014 - UCM to co-host event at Black Archives in Kansas City, Mo.
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Retired Gen. Gordon-Bray “Huddles” with Campus Veterans to Obtain Feedback

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 2/6/2014 - First "All Hands Be There" event creates ongoing dialogue
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Tweet Chat Offers Mixed-Use Facility Updates, Including Working Title

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WARRENSBURG - 2/3/2014 - Annual Tweet Chat provides opportunity for interaction with President Ambrose
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Exterior Enhancements Define New Facility as Front Door to Community

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WARRENSBURG - 2/3/2014 - Planned enhancements will help define purpose of new building
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January

UCM to Host Affordable Health Care Act-Health Insurance Enrollment Fair

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 1/30/2014 - Area agency representatives will be available provide assistance.
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UCM Aviation, American Eagle Airlines Form New Partnership

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/29/2014 - Pilot Pipeline program offers job opportunities for UCM aviation graduates
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McClure Archives and Museum Hosts "Masquerade" Exhibit

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/28/2014 - Collection examines the ceremonial and ritual practices of western and central Africa
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Herman Honored with Prestigious Kennedy Center Gold Medal

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WARRENSBURG - 1/28/2014 - Chair of Department of Theatre and Dance honored by his peers
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UCM Captures Four CASE Awards in Regional Competition

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WARRENSBURG - 1/27/2014 - University Relations initiatives are recognized.
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Gallery of Art and Design to Host Gallery Kids

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/27/2014 - Area kids can create their own art with UCM students assisting
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President Ambrose's Second Tweet Chat Set for Jan. 30

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WARRENSBURG - 1/23/2014 - Students will have opportunity to chat with the president via Twitter
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Myers Outlines Characteristics of Servant Leadership

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WARRENSBURG - 1/23/2014 - Ike Skelton Lecture Series inaugurated with speech by retired Gen. Richard Myers
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“All Hands Be There” Solicits Feedback from UCM Military and Veteran Members

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WARRENSBURG - 1/21/2014 - Military and Veterans Success Center seeks input from campus community.
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UCM Celebrates Launch of Tobacco-Free Era

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WARRENSBURG - 1/17/2014 - Campus community gathers to acknowledge smooth transition
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Active Duty Military, Veterans Encouraged to Attend Free Return With Purpose Workshops at UCM

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WARRENSBURG - 1/17/2014 - Workshops designed to assist with transition to civilian life
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Jammeh Receives MLK Community Service Award

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WARRENSBURG - 1/16/2014 - Annual award presented as part of 2014 MLK Celebration.
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MLK Worship and Praise Service Planned for Jan. 20

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WARRENSBURG - 1/13/2014 - Ecumenical Service and Gospel Concert are combined
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Jan. 16 Event Celebrates Tobacco-Free Campus

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WARRENSBURG - 1/13/2014 - Campus and community invited to join in celebration of UCM's designation as a tobacco-free environment.
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Retired Gen. Richard Myers to Deliver First Ike Skelton Lecture

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WARRENSBURG - 1/9/2014 - UCM and Whiteman Air Force Base jointly announce new lecture series.
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