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UCM Daily

News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, November 28


Academics

Summer Semester
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, December 2nd in preparation for the fall grade run. ...
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Summer Semester
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, December 2nd in preparation for the fall grade run. ...
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Summer Semester
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, December 2nd in preparation for the fall grade run. ...
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Summer Semester "U" Grades
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, December 2nd in preparation for the fall grade run. Any student who received ...
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Fall 2016 Commencement
Fall 2016 graduation applications must be submitted ASAP! ...
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Fall 2016 Commencement
Fall 2016 graduation applications must be submitted ASAP! ...
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https://www.ucmo.edu/commencement/
Graduation candidates who intend to participate in the December 9th or 10th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns beginning ...
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https://www.ucmo.edu/commencement/
Graduation candidates who intend to participate in the December 9th or 10th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns beginning ...
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Undergraduate and Graduate Fall Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Fall degree candidates who intend to participate in the December 9th Graduate ceremony and the December 10th Undergraduate ceremony may pick ...
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Undergraduate and Graduate Fall Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Fall degree candidates who intend to participate in the December 9th Graduate ceremony and the December 10th Undergraduate ceremony may pick ...
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Undergraduate and Graduate Fall Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Fall degree candidates who intend to participate in the December 9th Graduate ceremony and the December 10th Undergraduate ceremony may pick ...
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Caribbean Cruise Study Abroad Deadline Extended!
Trying to decide where to spend Spring Break? Why not on a cruise ship traveling through the Caribbean?!?! That’s right, the Department of ...
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Caribbean Cruise Study Abroad Deadline Extended!
Trying to decide where to spend Spring Break? Why not on a cruise ship traveling through the Caribbean?!?! That’s right, the Department of ...
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Awards & Honors

Nominate a Professional Staff Member for the JP Mees Award
Take a moment and nominate one of our outstanding Professional Staff for the JP Mees Award. To nominate someone is easy. Just go to the link ...
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Who's Who/Charno Call for Nominations
Each year the university presents awards to the senior man and woman who is considered to be the outstanding students of the University's ...
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Who's Who/Charno Call for Nominations
Each year the university presents awards to the senior man and woman who is considered to be the outstanding students of the University's ...
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Who's Who/Charno Call for Nominations
Each year the university presents awards to the senior man and woman who is considered to be the outstanding students of the University's ...
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Events

Donations for Christmas Jubilee
Folks, this is the time of year you are receiving catalogues, requests for donations, and things like free pens, calendars, note cards and ...
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Donations for Christmas Jubilee
Folks, this is the time of year you are receiving catalogues, requests for donations, and things like free pens, calendars, note cards and ...
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Art & Design Holiday Sale: Tuesday, Nov. 29, 11-5 and Wednesday, Nov. 30, 11-2, Art Center
Looking for that perfect holiday gift? Artists and designers selling unique handmade gifts, including ceramics, prints, paintings, books, ...
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Art & Design Holiday Sale: Tuesday, Nov. 29, 11-5 and Wednesday, Nov. 30, 11-2, Art Center
Looking for that perfect holiday gift? Artists and designers selling unique handmade gifts, including ceramics, prints, paintings, books, ...
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Retirement Reception for Jenise Comer
Professor M. Jenise Comer is retiring from the University of Central Missouri where she presently serves as Social Work Program Director. ...
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UCM Holiday Market 2016
UCM Holiday Market is scheduled for Wednesday, November 30, 4:00 - 7:00 pm in the Elliott Student Union. Over 60 vendors will fill the ...
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UCM Holiday Market 2016
UCM Holiday Market is scheduled for Wednesday, November 30, 4:00 - 7:00 pm in the Elliott Student Union. Over 60 vendors will fill the ...
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From Warrensburg to Hollywood...And Back
Tickets are still available for this gala event with Hollywood Producer and Director Grant Curtis (Spider-Man Trilogy, Teenage Mutant Ninja ...
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Join us for the Annual Holiday Open House
Visit with President Chuck and Mrs. Kris Ambrose on Saturday, December 3 from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. at their annual holiday open house at ...
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Join us for the Annual Holiday Open House
Visit with President Chuck and Mrs. Kris Ambrose on Saturday, December 3 from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. at their annual holiday open house at ...
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Join us for the Annual Holiday Open House
Visit with President Chuck and Mrs. Kris Ambrose on Saturday, December 3 from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. at their annual holiday open house at ...
[more info]

Retirement Reception for Jenise Comer
Professor M. Jenise Comer is retiring from the University of Central Missouri where she presently serves as Social Work Program Director. ...
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Retirement Reception for Jenise Comer
Professor M. Jenise Comer is retiring from the University of Central Missouri where she presently serves as Social Work Program Director. ...
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Senior Research Showcase TODAY
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships is delighted to invite students, faculty, and staff to the research showcase ...
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Join us for the Annual Holiday Open House
Visit with President Chuck and Mrs. Kris Ambrose from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3 at their annual holiday open house at the ...
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Meet the Author: Phong Nguyen
Tuesday, November 29th at 4pm in the JCK Library: Author Phong Nguyen discusses and reads selections from his new book THE ADVENTURES OF JOE ...
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UCM Holiday Market is TODAY!!!
Don't miss out on the holiday FUN! Elliott Student Union ballrooms will be filled from 4:00 -7:00 pm with awesome vendor booths.. . ...
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Mule Nation KC: Pictures with Santa!
join your fellow Mule alumni and their families at a festive FREE holiday event on Sunday Dec. 18th at Union Station inside the Jarvis Hunt ...
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Spring LEAD Speaker Series and Speaker Broadcast Series
Get ready for next year's LEAD Speaker Series and Speaker Broadcast Series Events! LEAD Speaker Series is put on by the Office of Student ...
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Faculty

LEARN TO CREATE AND PROCTOR EXAMS ONLINE!
FACULTY: LEARN ABOUT LOCKDOWN BROWSER and RESPONDUS MONITOR BEFORE FINAL EXAMS!! ...
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CENTRAL TECHNOLOGY GRANT PROPOSALS BEING ACCEPTED
Central Technology Grant (CTG) proposals are being accepted until Dec. 31, 2016 by midnight. CTG grants began in 1998 with dedicated funding ...
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CENTRAL TECHNOLOGY GRANT PROPOSALS BEING ACCEPTED
Central Technology Grant (CTG) proposals are being accepted until Dec. 31, 2016 by midnight. CTG grants began in 1998 with dedicated funding ...
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Graduate Coordinator Meeting Today at 3:30 pm
All coordinators of graduate programs are invited to attend the coordinator's meeting today, 11/29/16, at 3:30 pm in Ward Edwards 2040 to ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

CTL Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of December 5-9, 2016 - click on the university calendar link for complete descriptions. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Last chance to apply for a UCM Foundation Opportunity Grant
The UCM Foundation would like to remind you that next week is the last week to submit a faculty and staff FY2018 Opportunity Grant. ...
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Last chance to apply for a UCM Foundation Opportunity Grant
The UCM Foundation would like to remind you that next week is the last week to submit a faculty and staff FY2018 Opportunity Grant. ...
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Last chance to apply for a UCM Foundation Opportunity Grant
The UCM Foundation would like to remind you that next week is the last week to submit a faculty and staff FY2018 Opportunity Grant. ...
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From the President

Flags at Half-Staff - Judge Richard B. Teitelman
Effective immediately, by order of the Governor, all flags at all state and government facilities will be flown at half-staff until sunset ...
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Flags at Half-Staff - Judge Richard B. Teitelman
Effective immediately, by order of the Governor, all flags at all state and government facilities will be flown at half-staff until sunset ...
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Flags at Half-Staff - Judge Richard B. Teitelman
Effective immediately, by order of the Governor, all flags at all state and government facilities will be flown at half-staff until sunset ...
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Flags at Half-Staff - Judge Richard B. Teitelman
Effective immediately, by order of the Governor, all flags at all state and government facilities will be flown at half-staff until sunset ...
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Flags at Half-Staff - Judge Richard B. Teitelman
Effective immediately, by order of the Governor, all flags at all state and government facilities will be flown at half-staff until sunset ...
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General

FPO Employee Recognition
Have you had outstanding service from a member of our Facilities team? Whether it be custodial, grounds, or maintenance you can recognize ...
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Lovinger Entrance Closures
As the exterior work continues at the Lovinger Building, WTI and Western Construction will have the south entrance closed beginning Friday, ...
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Lovinger Entrance Closures
As the exterior work continues at the Lovinger Building, WTI and Western Construction will have the south entrance closed beginning Friday, ...
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$6 powwow t-shirts
The remaining 2016 powwow t-shirts are available for $6, tax included. Email to reserve your size, or just stop and see Dr. Burris in 221 ...
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UCM Angel Tree
There are still 18 Angels waiting to be adopted off the tree in the Student Rec Center. We are down to one week (gifts needed by Dec 5th) to ...
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UCM Angel Tree
There are still 18 Angels waiting to be adopted off the tree in the Student Rec Center. We are down to one week (gifts needed by Dec 5th) to ...
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UCM Angel Tree
There are still 18 Angels waiting to be adopted off the tree in the Student Rec Center. We are down to one week (gifts needed by Dec 5th) to ...
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GRANT OPPORTUNITIES
There are several grant opportunities accepting proposals: ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

All Benefit Eligible Employees can NOW submit Educational Development requests for SPRING.
All Benefit Eligible Employees- Educational Development submissions for SPRING can be submitted. Please go to your MYCENTRAL and submit ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thursday, Dec. 1st.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., Dec. 1st from 2:00-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thursday, Dec. 1st.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., Dec. 1st from 2:00-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thursday, Dec. 1st.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., Dec. 1st from 2:00-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. ...
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2017 Missouri Minimum Wage Increase
The Missouri Department of Labor has announced the state minimum wage rate will increase from $7.65 to $7.70 per hour effective January 1, ...
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2017 Missouri Minimum Wage Increase
The Missouri Department of Labor has announced the state minimum wage rate will increase from $7.65 to $7.70 per hour effective January 1, ...
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2017 Missouri Minimum Wage Increase
The Missouri Department of Labor has announced the state minimum wage rate will increase from $7.65 to $7.70 per hour effective January 1, ...
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Crisis Leave Pool Donation now being accepted
We are now accepting crisis leave donations. Only accrued VACATION time may be donated to the Crisis Leave Pool. The deadline to donate is ...
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Employee Time Sheets Due
Employee time sheets are due today by 11:59 PM. Please fill out your time sheet and submit today. ...
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KMOS-TV

Missouri Life: Boonville
Join Meredith Hoenes while she visits historic sites like Old Cooper County Jail & Hanging Barn, Daughters of the American Revolution House, ...
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Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop
Host Frankie Valli and over 200 early rock and roll legends reunite for a once-in-a-lifetime concert to benefit public television. Live ...
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Pollyanna
Enjoy an adaptation of the children's classic novel Pollyanna, about the young orphan whose effortless charm captures the hearts of family, ...
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Get Down Tonight - The Disco Explosion
My Music brings back the disco years with live performances from the legends of the lighted dance floor. Hosted by KC and The Sunshine Band, ...
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Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: 50 Years and Circlin' Back
Celebrate the groundbreaking band's musical milestones and hits along with special guests Vince Gill, John Prine, Jackson Browne, Alison ...
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Magic Moments - The Best of 50's Pop
The McGuire Sisters, The Lennon Sisters, The Chordettes, The Four Aces and more take the stage. December 2 at 8:00pm on KMOS-TV, channel ...
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Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas
Vocalists Lisa Lambe, Susan McFadden and Meav Ni Mhaolchatha perform timeless holiday favorites. December 3 at 7:00pm on KMOS-TV, channel ...
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Rocktopia Live in Budapest: A Classical Revolution
Classical music is fused with classic rock at the Hungarian State Opera House in Budapest. December 3 at 8:30pm on KMOS-TV, channel 6.1, in ...
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Black America since MLK: And Still I Rise - Out of the Shadows/Move On Up
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a journey through the last 50 years of African American history, charting the incredible progress made - as ...
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Meetings

Faculty Senate Meeting November 30, 2016


The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday November 30, 2016. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808

Faculty Senate Meeting November 30, 2016


The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday November 30, 2016. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808

Faculty Senate Meeting November 30, 2016


The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday November 30, 2016. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808


News and Events

Pertle Springs Roadway Improvements, New Academic Opportunities Part of Board of Governors November Agenda
Action by the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors Friday, Nov. 18 enables the university to move forward with a road ...
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Pertle Springs Roadway Improvements, New Academic Opportunities Part of Board of Governors' November Agenda
Action by the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors Friday, Nov. 18 enables the university to move forward with a road ...
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Grounds Staff Brings Home National Award for UCM
While visitors to the University of Central Missouri campus may frequently comment on the institution's beautiful grounds, a commitment to ...
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Grounds Staff Brings Home National Award for UCM
While visitors to the University of Central Missouri campus may frequently comment on the institution's beautiful grounds, a commitment to ...
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Grounds Staff Brings Home National Award for UCM
While visitors to the University of Central Missouri campus may frequently comment on the institution's beautiful grounds, a commitment to ...
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Kiger to Serve as Instructor for National Sexual Assault Investigation and Adjudication Training
Amy Kiger, director of Violence and Substance Abuse Prevention (VSAP) at the University of Central Missouri (UCM), will travel to Auburn, ...
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Kiger to Serve as Instructor for National Sexual Assault Investigation and Adjudication Training
Amy Kiger, director of Violence and Substance Abuse Prevention (VSAP) at the University of Central Missouri (UCM), will travel to Auburn, ...
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UCM Team Claims Gold Award in State Farms Marketing and Sales Competition
A team of two marketing students from UCM claimed the second place Gold Award in Marketing Presentation at the 2016 State Farm Marketing and ...
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UCM Team Claims Gold Award in State Farms Marketing and Sales Competition
A team of two marketing students from UCM claimed the second place Gold Award in Marketing Presentation at the 2016 State Farm Marketing and ...
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Priority Information

Fourth Floor of Humphreys Prepared for Move-in
We are sharing a document below that provides a weekly update of activities at the Humphreys Building related to a project that began in the ...
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UCM Website Town Hall Meeting at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30
UCM has contracted with Converge Consulting to develop our future Web strategy and redesign. Converge will make recommendations for a ...
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UCM Website Town Hall Meeting at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30
UCM has contracted with Converge Consulting to develop our future Web strategy and redesign. Converge will make recommendations for a ...
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UCM Website Town Hall Meeting at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30
UCM has contracted with Converge Consulting to develop our future Web strategy and redesign. Converge will make recommendations for a ...
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FLSA Legislative Update
Dear UCM Colleagues,

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FLSA Legislative Update
Dear UCM Colleagues,

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FLSA Legislative Update
Dear UCM Colleagues,

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Mumps Vaccination Clinics Reminder and Helpful Information
As reports of mumps cases in Missouri increase, the University of Central Missouri Health Center reminds the campus community that it is ...
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Mumps Vaccination Clinics Reminder and Helpful Information
As reports of mumps cases in Missouri increase, the University of Central Missouri Health Center reminds the campus community that it is ...
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Mumps Vaccination Clinics Reminder and Helpful Information
As reports of mumps cases in Missouri increase, the University of Central Missouri Health Center reminds the campus community that it is ...
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Student Activities

Trips & Tours / KC Christmas Lights Extravaganza
Join us on Sat., Dec. 3 from 1-11 p.m. for the annual KC Christmas Lights Extravaganza. ...
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You Are Invited

Christmas Store 2016
You are invited to be a part of the annual Christmas Store this year! ...
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Christmas Store 2016
You are invited to be a part of the annual Christmas Store this year! ...
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service 2017
Join us for a day ON instead of a day OFF. We will be volunteering around the Warrensburg community and will be serving a complementary ...
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