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UCM Daily

News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, November 27


Academics

Fall Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Fall degree candidates who intend to participate in the December 8th (graduate students) or 9th (undergraduate students) commencement ...
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Fall Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Fall degree candidates who intend to participate in the December 8th (graduate students) or 9th (undergraduate students) commencement ...
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Fall Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Fall degree candidates who intend to participate in the December 8th (graduate students) or 9th (undergraduate students) commencement ...
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Cap and Gown Pick Up for Graduate and Undergraduate Degree Candidates
Degree candidates for fall graduation, who plan to participate in the December 8th and 9th ceremonies, may pick up caps and gowns in the ...
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Learning Commons Finals Week Hours of Operation
The Learning Commons (including the Writing Center) will be open for the following hours during finals week: ...
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Learning Commons Finals Week Hours of Operation
The Learning Commons (including the Writing Center) will be open for the following hours during finals week: ...
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Summer Semester
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, December 1st to prepare for the final fall grade run. Any student who ...
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Summer Semester
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, December 1st to prepare for the final fall grade run. Any student who ...
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Awards & Honors

Harmon College Academic Advisor Jennifer Pint has received advising honors at the UCM, state, regional and now national level.
This October, Ms Pint received the National Outstanding Academic Advising Award-Primary Role at the Annual Conference in St.Louis. The ...
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Harmon College Academic Advisor Jennifer Pint has received advising honors at the UCM, state, regional and now national level.
This October, Ms Pint received the National Outstanding Academic Advising Award-Primary Role at the Annual Conference in St.Louis. The ...
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Global Vision Scholarship Application NOW AVAILABLE
Applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Global Vision Scholarship. 10 students will be selected to travel to Tanzania for three ...
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Conferences

Now Accepting Presentation Proposals for President's Commission on Inclusivity Conference
You are invited to submit a proposal for a presentation at President's Commission on Inclusivity Conference to be held March 15th, 2018 in ...
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Events

Harvesters Collection at MIC
The Association of Social Work Students at the Lees Summit campus is partnering with Harvesters to collect food and household items through ...
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UCM Holiday Market
Make plans to attend the annual UCM Holiday Market. This fun event is scheduled for Wednesday, November 29, 4:00 - 7:00 pm in the Elliott ...
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UCM Holiday Market
Make plans to attend the annual UCM Holiday Market. This fun event is scheduled for Wednesday, November 29, 4:00 - 7:00 pm in the Elliott ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Four Skills to Build Professional Mindsets with Students Webinar
Learn how your institution can help students build professional mindsets. In this webcast, you will learn how to focus on four key skills in ...
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Four Skills to Build Professional Mindsets with Students Webinar
Learn how your institution can help students build professional mindsets. In this webcast, you will learn how to focus on four key skills in ...
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Learning Day 2018
On Thursday, January 4, 2018, UCM faculty and staff will participate in a campus-wide learning day. This is a professional development ...
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Learning Day 2018
On Thursday, January 4, 2018, UCM faculty and staff will participate in a campus-wide learning day. This is a professional development ...
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CTL Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of December 4-8, 2017 - click on the university calendar link for complete descriptions. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

The new UCM Alumni Foundation app brings the POWER OF MULE NATION right to your mobile device!
All UCM Alumni can securely login and use the app to: connect with other alumni through the secure directory; view upcoming events; locate ...
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From the President

President's Memorandum Outlines FY18-19 Budget Updates; Appointments
Dear Members of the Campus Community,

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President's Memorandum Outlines FY18-19 Budget Updates; Appointments
Dear Members of the Campus Community,

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General

Christmas Store 2017
The annual 2017 Christmas Store in gearing up to provide holiday meals, toys and games for local families. ...
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Wanted - Commencement Volunteers!
We are again looking for volunteers to assist with the December commencement ceremonies. ...
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Wanted - Commencement Volunteers!
We are again looking for volunteers to assist with the December commencement ceremonies. ...
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Angel Tree--Still 12 Angels On the Tree
The elves are getting worried. There are 12 Angels still waiting to be adopted off the tree in the Student Rec Center. ...
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Elimination of Campus Photography Services
Effective immediately, the Office of University Relations will no longer provide photography services for the campus. As the result of ...
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Elimination of Campus Photography Services
Effective immediately, the Office of University Relations will no longer provide photography services for the campus. As the result of ...
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Elimination of Campus Photography Services
Effective immediately, the Office of University Relations will no longer provide photography services for the campus. As the result of ...
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Angel Tree--Presents Returned on Monday, Dec 4th
The elves are so relieved that all the Angels were adopted from the tree. ...
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Health & Wellness

Additional Flu Clinic times
Did you miss our clinics for your annual Flu Vaccine? Don't worry you can come to the Health Center from 8am-9am and 4pm-4:30pm ...
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Additional Flu Clinic times
Did you miss our clinics for your annual Flu Vaccine? Don't worry you can come to the Health Center from 8am-9am and 4pm-4:30pm ...
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Mental Fitness for November 27 & 30: Stress Management & Self Care
Stressful events happen in our lives and how we respond makes a difference in how stressed we actually feel. In this workshop, learn to ...
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Mental Fitness for November 27 & 30: Stress Management & Self Care
Stressful events happen in our lives and how we respond makes a difference in how stressed we actually feel. In this workshop, learn to ...
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Mental Fitness for November 27 & 30: Stress Management & Self Care
Stressful events happen in our lives and how we respond makes a difference in how stressed we actually feel. In this workshop, learn to ...
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Two more Wednesdays for Chair Yoga
There will be two more opportunities to do an easy chair yoga stretch class in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center on Wednesday, ...
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Two more Wednesdays for Chair Yoga
There will be two more opportunities to do an easy chair yoga stretch class in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center on Wednesday, ...
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Two more Wednesdays for Chair Yoga
There will be two more opportunities to do an easy chair yoga stretch class in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center on Wednesday, ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on our campus Thursday, November 30th.
Murdock Banner Financial advisor, Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., Nov. 30th, from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on our campus Thursday, November 30th.
Murdock Banner Financial advisor, Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., Nov. 30th, from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on our campus Thursday, November 30th.
Murdock Banner Financial advisor, Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., Nov. 30th, from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him ...
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All benefit eligible employees-- Educational Development requests for SPRING can be submitted.
All benefit eligible employees can NOW submit Educational Development requests for SPRING. Please go to your MYCENTRAL and submit by ...
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Employee Time Sheet Deadline Reminder
The deadline for the November 16th to November 30th is Monday, December 4th at 11:59 PM. Supervisors will have until Tuesday, December 5th ...
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KMOS-TV

The Life of A Star
Explore the entertainer's life with unprecedented access to his personal archives including writings voiced by Billy Crystal, clips from his ...
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The Weight of Memory
Nixon resigns amidst Watergate, while a brutal civil war continues in Vietnam. North Vietnamese troops overtake Saigon with overwhelming ...
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David Foster and Friends
Legendary songwriter, producer, and maestro to the stars, David Foster has generated some of the world's best known popular music, and ...
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Precious Memories
Recorded to honor his mother's request that he release an album of gospel classics, Alan Jackson's Precious Memories CD quickly made its way ...
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Ken Burns
Ken Burns: America's Storyteller - American Sampler focuses its attention on the many single documentaries and short series that Ken has ...
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Your Feedback Requested on KMOS-TV's
Prior to the September broadcasts of "The Vietnam War," by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, KMOS led three preview screenings and panel ...
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Your Feedback Requested on KMOS-TV's
Prior to the September broadcasts of "The Vietnam War," by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, KMOS led three preview screenings and panel ...
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Meetings

Fall General Faculty Meeting


The General Faculty Meeting will be in WCM 299 on Wednesday November 29, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at facultysenate@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Fall General Faculty Meeting


The General Faculty Meeting will be in WCM 299 on Wednesday November 29, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at facultysenate@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Fall General Faculty Meeting


The General Faculty Meeting will be in WCM 299 on Wednesday November 29, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at facultysenate@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Fall General Faculty Meeting


The General Faculty Meeting will be in WCM 299 on Wednesday November 29, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at facultysenate@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Fall General Faculty Meeting


The General Faculty Meeting will be in WCM 299 on Wednesday November 29, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at facultysenate@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Fall General Faculty Meeting


The General Faculty Meeting will be in WCM 299 on Wednesday November 29, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at facultysenate@ucmo.edu or call 4808

Fall General Faculty Meeting


The General Faculty Meeting will be in WCM 299 on Wednesday November 29, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at facultysenate@ucmo.edu or call 4808


News and Events

Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Student-Directed Production of 'Not Waving'
The UCM Department of Theatre and Dance presents its mainstage production of the award-winning play Not Waving by Richard Manley at 7:30 ...
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Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Student-Directed Production of 'Not Waving'
The UCM Department of Theatre and Dance presents its mainstage production of the award-winning play Not Waving by Richard Manley at 7:30 ...
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Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Student-Directed Production of 'Not Waving'
The UCM Department of Theatre and Dance presents its mainstage production of the award-winning play Not Waving by Richard Manley at 7:30 ...
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UCM Meets Demand for Big Data and Business Analytics Professionals
UCM has responded to the urgent corporate need for professionals to analyze the rapidly increasing volume of technology-generated data with ...
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UCM Meets Demand for Big Data and Business Analytics Professionals
UCM has responded to the urgent corporate need for professionals to analyze the rapidly increasing volume of technology-generated data with ...
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UCM Meets Demand for Big Data and Business Analytics Professionals
UCM has responded to the urgent corporate need for professionals to analyze the rapidly increasing volume of technology-generated data with ...
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Board Approves Re-Assignment of Individuals in Two Key Leadership Roles
In its closed session Friday, Nov. 17, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors approved two personnel actions that involve ...
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Board Approves Re-Assignment of Individuals in Two Key Leadership Roles
In its closed session Friday, Nov. 17, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors approved two personnel actions that involve ...
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Board Approves Re-Assignment of Individuals in Two Key Leadership Roles
In its closed session Friday, Nov. 17, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors approved two personnel actions that involve ...
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Moeder Honored by UMR-ACUHO with the William B. Sweet Award
Benda Moeder, director of housing facilities and operations at UCM, received the William B. Sweet Distinguished Service Award from the Upper ...
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Moeder Honored by UMR-ACUHO with the William B. Sweet Award
Benda Moeder, director of housing facilities and operations at UCM, received the William B. Sweet Distinguished Service Award from the Upper ...
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Kinde Recognized as Outstanding Young Professional by NAFSA
Taylor Kinde, student services coordinator and international student advisor for the School of Computer Science and Mathematics at UCM, ...
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Kinde Recognized as Outstanding Young Professional by NAFSA
Taylor Kinde, student services coordinator and international student advisor for the School of Computer Science and Mathematics at UCM, ...
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Kinde Recognized as Outstanding Young Professional by NAFSA
Taylor Kinde, student services coordinator and international student advisor for the School of Computer Science and Mathematics at UCM, ...
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Moeder Honored by UMR-ACUHO with the William B. Sweet Award
Brenda Moeder, director of housing facilities and operations at UCM, received the William B. Sweet Distinguished Service Award from the ...
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Office of Technology

Be Careful with Your Information - Protect Your Passwords!
'Tis the Season, folks! The bad guys are out in force, taking advantage of hurried shoppers who are less-than-vigilant with their ...
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Be Careful with Your Information - Protect Your Passwords!
'Tis the Season, folks! The bad guys are out in force, taking advantage of hurried shoppers who are less-than-vigilant with their ...
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Be Careful with Your Information - Protect Your Passwords!
'Tis the Season, folks! The bad guys are out in force, taking advantage of hurried shoppers who are less-than-vigilant with their ...
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Site License for SmartDraw Software to be Discontinued
The Office of Technology has been reviewing site-licensed software to ensure the most efficient use of current and future funding. In this ...
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Site License for SmartDraw Software to be Discontinued
The Office of Technology has been reviewing site-licensed software to ensure the most efficient use of current and future funding. In this ...
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Site License for SmartDraw Software to be Discontinued
The Office of Technology has been reviewing site-licensed software to ensure the most efficient use of current and future funding. In this ...
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You Are Invited

Retirement Reception for Laura Miller
The Registrar's Office will be hosting a retirement reception in honor of Laura Miller, System Coordinator. ...
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Retirement Reception for Laura Miller
The Registrar's Office will be hosting a retirement reception in honor of Laura Miller, System Coordinator. ...
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2018 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DAY of SERVICE
Join us this year for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. ...
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2018 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DAY of SERVICE
Join us this year for the annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. ...
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Holiday Open House
You are invited to the annual UCM Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Achauer House, 314 S. Holden. ...
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Holiday Open House
You are invited to the annual UCM Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Achauer House, 314 S. Holden. ...
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Lynn Alkire's Retirement Reception


Join us as we wish Lynn Alkire a happy retirement after 22+ years at UCM. Friday December 1, 3:00-5:00 pm at the Elliott Union Room 237B

For more information:
Contact Dede Beneke at dbeneke@ucmo.edu

Lynn Alkire's Retirement Reception


Join us as we wish Lynn Alkire a happy retirement after 22+ years at UCM. Friday December 1, 3:00-5:00 pm at the Elliott Union Room 237B

For more information:
Contact Dede Beneke at dbeneke@ucmo.edu

Lynn Alkire's Retirement Reception


Join us as we wish Lynn Alkire a happy retirement after 22+ years at UCM. Friday December 1, 3:00-5:00 pm at the Elliott Union Room 237B

For more information:
Contact Dede Beneke at dbeneke@ucmo.edu

Holiday Open House
You are invited to the annual UCM Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Achauer House, 314 S. Holden. Light ...
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Holiday Open House
You are invited to the annual UCM Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Achauer House, 314 S. Holden. Light ...
[more info]

Holiday Open House
You are invited to the annual UCM Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Achauer House, 314 S. Holden. Light ...
[more info]

Vivian Richardson's Retirement Reception
After 20 years of service to UCM, Vivian Richardson is retiring this December. Please join the staff of the McClure Archives and University ...
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Vivian Richardson's Retirement Reception
After 20 years of service to UCM, Vivian Richardson is retiring this December. Please join the staff of the McClure Archives and University ...
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Winter Bands Concert to Feature Collaboration
Please join the UCM Band Program and the Warrensburg Community Band in the annual Winter Bands Concert on Thursday, November 30 at 7pm in ...
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Winter Bands Concert to Feature Collaboration
Please join the UCM Band Program and the Warrensburg Community Band in the annual Winter Bands Concert on Thursday, November 30 at 7pm in ...
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Retirement Reception for Mary Schreimann
You are cordially invited to celebrate with us ...
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Retirement Reception for Mary Schreimann
You are cordially invited to celebrate with us ...
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Retirement Reception for Mary Schreimann
You are cordially invited to celebrate with us ...
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Holiday Open House
You are invited to the annual UCM Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the Achauer House, 314 S. Holden. Light ...
[more info]