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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, April 25


Academics

Writing Center Call for Tutors
The UCM Writing Center is searching for peer tutors for the 2016-2017 school year. Please help us extend this invitation to the writers you ...
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Call for Tutor Nominations
Do you know of an exceptional student that would like to make difference in the lives of other students? ...
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Robert Jaquith Law School Scholarship
Any student continuing their education with law school, is encouraged to apply for the Robert Jaquith Law Scholarship. A link to the ...
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Robert Jaquith Law School Scholarship
Any student continuing their education with law school, is encouraged to apply for the Robert Jaquith Law Scholarship. A link to the ...
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Awards & Honors

Byler Distinguished Faculty Award Reception
Please join us as we honor Dr. Jo Lynne Koehn, Professor in the School of Accountancy, as the 2016 Byler Distinguished Faculty Award ...
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Counselor Education Program Wins Award
During the American Counseling Association of Missouri’s Annual Conference (April 14-16) in Jefferson City, MO, the Counselor Education ...
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Talking Mules Perform at Nationals
The Talking Mules Speech & Debate Team finished 4th in the President's Trophy Division II at the 2016 National Forensics Association's ...
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UCM codebreaking team places 2nd!
Luke Menges, Jordon White, and Anthony Willett, took second place in the 2016 Kryptos Challenge, an international competition in ...
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UCM codebreaking team places 2nd!
Luke Menges, Jordon White, and Anthony Willett, took second place in the 2016 Kryptos Challenge, an international competition in ...
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Events

Senator David Pearce Honored Friday, April 29
You are invited to a campus and community celebration honoring Senator David Pearce for his commitment and dedication to Missouri Senatorial ...
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Careers in Diversity
Please join us for Careers in Diversity with Cynthia "Mama J" Johnson, Ed.D on Thursday, April 28th at 3:00 pm in Ward Edwards 2020. ...
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Good Luck with Finals-May 2, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., SRWC
Please share with your students. They can stop by the SRWC to pick up a Scantron, enjoy a cookie (or two!), a glass of lemonade, and ...
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25Live Roundtable
On April 26th Meeting and Conference Services is hosting a round table to discuss the tools and features of the 25Live scheduling system. ...
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UCM Dance Club to Present "Dancing With the Professors"
The UCM Dance Club will present Dancing with the Professors at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 1st, in the James L. Highlander Theatre. ...
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UCM Dance Club to Present "Dancing With the Professors"
The UCM Dance Club will present Dancing with the Professors at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 1st, in the James L. Highlander Theatre. ...
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Careers in Diversity
Are you interested in pursuing a leadership ...
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Careers in Diversity
Are you interested in pursuing a leadership ...
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Careers in Diversity
Are you interested in pursuing a leadership ...
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2016 Beginner Golf Program
The 2016 Beginner Golf Program is about to begin at the newly renovated Mules National Golf Course in Pertle Springs. Starting May 3, the ...
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2016 Beginner Golf Program
The 2016 Beginner Golf Program is about to begin at the newly renovated Mules National Golf Course in Pertle Springs. Starting May 3, the ...
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Masterworks Concert
The Performing Arts Series and the Department of Music at UCM present the annual Masterworks Concert, "Mass in e Minor", Tuesday, April 26, ...
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Late Night BREAKfast
Come to the Elliott Student Union ballrooms on Monday, May 2nd from 8pm-10pm for a free late night breakfast buffet! There will be door ...
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Late Night BREAKfast
Come to the Elliott Student Union ballrooms on Monday, May 2nd from 8pm-10pm for a free late night breakfast buffet! There will be door ...
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Good Luck with Finals Event-May 2, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., SRWC
Stop by the SRWC to pick up a Scantron, enjoy a cookie (or two!), a glass of lemonade, and Smarties to get energized for finals! Sponsored ...
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Good Luck with Finals Event-May 2, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., SRWC
Stop by the SRWC to pick up a Scantron, enjoy a cookie (or two!), a glass of lemonade, and Smarties to get energized for finals! Sponsored ...
[more info]

Senator David Pearce Honored Today, April 29
You are invited to a campus and community celebration honoring Senator David Pearce for his commitment and dedication to Missouri Senatorial ...
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Reserve Your Booth-Get the Red Out Street Fair
Student organizations are encouraged to reserve a booth at the Get the Red Out Street Fair to promote their organization and/or fundraise. ...
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Faculty

Every Student, Every Interaction, Every Day - Be the catalyst for student success
Save The Date ...
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Fall Semester U Grades
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, April 29th to prepare for the final spring grade run. Any student who ...
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Cap and Gown Distribution
Undergraduate graduation candidates who intend to participate in the May 6th or 7th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns ...
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Fall Semester U Grades
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, April 29th to prepare for the final spring grade run. Any student who ...
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Spring/Summer Commencement Information
General information about commencement can be found at https://www.ucmo.edu/commencement/. If you have specific questions or just need more ...
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Spring/Summer Commencement Information
General information about commencement can be found at https://www.ucmo.edu/commencement/. If you have specific questions or just need more ...
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Undergraduate Spring/Summer Degree Candidates - Commencement Name Cards
Spring and summer undergraduate degree candidates who intend to participate in the May 6th or 7th commencement ceremonies may pick up their ...
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Teaching An On-Line Course This Summer? Sign up for our May Quality Matters Course!
Designing Your Course with the QM Rubric is a 4-week (May 17 - June 14) on-line course designed for UCM while incorporating the QM ...
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Teaching An On-Line Course This Summer? Sign up for our May Quality Matters Course!
Designing Your Course with the QM Rubric is a 4-week (May 17 - June 14) on-line course designed for UCM while incorporating the QM ...
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Teaching An On-Line Course This Summer? Sign up for our May Quality Matters Course!
Designing Your Course with the QM Rubric is a 4-week (May 17 - June 14) on-line course designed for UCM while incorporating the QM ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Final Safe Zone Workshop of the Spring 2016 Semester
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the Coordinator for LGBTQ Communication and Outreach from the MAPS ...
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Final Safe Zone Workshop of the Spring 2016 Semester
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the Coordinator for LGBTQ Communication and Outreach from the MAPS ...
[more info]

Final Safe Zone Workshop of the Spring 2016 Semester
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the Coordinator for LGBTQ Communication and Outreach from the MAPS ...
[more info]

Today is the Final Safe Zone Workshop of the Spring 2016 Semester
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the Coordinator for LGBTQ Communication and Outreach from the MAPS ...
[more info]


Foundation & Alumni

Foundation Funds Equipment for KMOS-TV New Student Transmedia Lab
A new transmedia lab, Red Digital Studios, has become available for UCM students, thanks to funding from KMOS PBS, a UCM Foundation ...
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Foundation Funds Equipment for KMOS-TV New Student Transmedia Lab
A new transmedia lab, Red Digital Studios, has become available for UCM students, thanks to funding from KMOS PBS, a UCM Foundation ...
[more info]

Foundation Funds Equipment for KMOS-TV New Student Transmedia Lab
A new transmedia lab, Red Digital Studios, has become available for UCM students, thanks to funding from KMOS PBS, a UCM Foundation ...
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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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Fly In and Classic Cars at Skyhaven this Saturday
UCM Aviation and Alpha Eta Rho is hosting a Fly In & Drive-In at Max B Swisher Skyhaven airport this Saturday, Apr 23d from 11:00 to 4:00PM. ...
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Fly In and Classic Cars at Skyhaven this Saturday
UCM Aviation and Alpha Eta Rho is hosting a Fly In & Drive-In at Max B Swisher Skyhaven airport this Saturday, Apr 23d from 11:00 to 4:00PM. ...
[more info]

Fly In and Classic Cars at Skyhaven this Saturday
UCM Aviation and Alpha Eta Rho is hosting a Fly In & Drive-In at Max B Swisher Skyhaven airport this Saturday, Apr 23d from 11:00 to 4:00PM. ...
[more info]

Fly In and Classic Cars at Skyhaven this Saturday
UCM Aviation and Alpha Eta Rho is hosting a Fly In & Drive-In at Max B Swisher Skyhaven airport this Saturday, Apr 23d from 11:00 to 4:00PM. ...
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Faculty/Staff Survey: Feedback about Academic Services for Students
In partnership with the College of Education, and Task Force 5, the University is gathering feedback about academic services here on campus. ...
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Faculty/Staff Survey: Feedback about Academic Services for Students
In partnership with the College of Education, and Task Force 5, the University is gathering feedback about academic services here on campus. ...
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Denim Day Donations
For National Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Denim Day the office of Violence & Substance Abuse Prevention is collecting donations for ...
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Imboden named advisor to UCM A Cappella Group
Jeff Imboden, Office of the Performing Arts at UCM, has been named the new advisor for the student vocal group Rainbow Tones, UCM's official ...
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Imboden named advisor to UCM A Cappella Group
Jeff Imboden, Office of the Performing Arts at UCM, has been named the new advisor for the student vocal group Rainbow Tones, UCM's official ...
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UCM Aviation Member Grants Terminally Ill Pilot's Wish for Flight
Steve Quick,a pilot who heads the maintenance area for the University of Central Missouri Department of Aviation, helped grant a terminally ...
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UCM Aviation Member Grants Terminally Ill Pilot's Wish for Flight
Steve Quick,a pilot who heads the maintenance area for the University of Central Missouri Department of Aviation, helped grant a terminally ...
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UCM is Site for Memorial Service Saturday Honoring Professor Emeritus
The family of Professor Emeritus of Accounting Kenneth E. Stone will host a memorial service from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 30 in ...
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Health & Wellness

No Gentle Yoga 4/28
There will be no Gentle Yoga class next Thursday, 4/28. ...
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No Gentle Yoga 4/28
There will be no Gentle Yoga class next Thursday, 4/28. ...
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Instructional Yoga
A 4-week introduction to yoga. May 3, 10, 17 & 24, 6:00pm at the Community Center. No one is too inflexible/heavy/old/or anything else, ...
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Instructional Yoga
A 4-week introduction to yoga. May 3, 10, 17 & 24, 6:00pm at the Community Center. No one is too inflexible/heavy/old/or anything else, ...
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National Walk@Lunch Day
Turn a working lunch into a WALKING lunch. Join UCM and tens of thousands of walkers nationwide for National Walk@Lunch Day on Wednesday, ...
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National Walk@Lunch Day
Turn a working lunch into a WALKING lunch. Join UCM and tens of thousands of walkers nationwide for National Walk@Lunch Day on Wednesday, ...
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Today is National Walk@Lunch Day!!!
Turn a working lunch into a WALKING lunch. Join UCM and tens of thousands of walkers nationwide for National Walk@Lunch Day today, ...
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Yoga Flow at the SRWC: May and Summer Updates
There will be Yoga Flow as usual on Tuesday, May 3 at 5:30 PM. ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, April 28th.
Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., April 28th from 2-3:00 p.m. ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, April 28th.
Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., April 28th from 2-3:00 p.m. ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, April 28th.
Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., April 28th from 2-3:00 p.m. ...
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A Work Perk to Help Keep Money in Your Pocket
As a UCM employee, you can get the best prices on nearly everything for your home and lifestyle. ...
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MetLife rep David Yount will be on campus Tuesday, May 3rd.
Dave Yount with MetLife will be on campus Tues., May 3rd from 11:00 - 2:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. 4255 or email ...
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KMOS-TV

National Parks (The Scripture of Nature (1851 - 1890)
In 1864, Congress passes an act that protects Yosemite for "public use, resort and recreation"-the first time in world history that any ...
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Big Burn: American Experience
In August 1910, a massive wildfire swept across the Northern Rockies, devouring more than three million acres in 36 hours. The catastrophe ...
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Nature: Owl Power
For centuries, owls have been fascinating hallmarks of children's stories and folk tales the world over. What actually makes owls so ...
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National Parks: Great Nature (1933 - 1945)
In the midst of economic disaster and then a world war, the national parks provide jobs and then peace; the park idea changes to include new ...
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Song of the Mountains: Kaitlyn Baker/Reagan Boggs
Song of the Mountains showcases the best talents in bluegrass and old-time country music from the heart of the region where it all began. ...
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Grantchester Season 2 Episode 6
Sidney seeks oblivion. His friend Sam seeks forgiveness. A dead girl's parents seek revenge. Amanda seeks Sidney. Leonard finally takes a ...
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UCM's Taming of the Shrew on KMOS-TV - May 5
Dr. Richard Herman and his talented cast and crew use William Shakespeare's original 16th century dialogue set in the American West. This ...
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UCM's Taming of the Shrew on KMOS-TV - May 5
Dr. Richard Herman and his talented cast and crew use William Shakespeare's original 16th century dialogue set in the American West. This ...
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UCM's Taming of the Shrew on KMOS-TV - May 5
Dr. Richard Herman and his talented cast and crew use William Shakespeare's original 16th century dialogue set in the American West. This ...
[more info]

UCM Students at Carnegie Hall - Premiere in Hart Recital Hall
Join KMOS and Red Digital Studios Thursday, April 28 at 9 p.m. in Hart Recital Hall for the sneak preview world-premiere of "A Place in ...
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UCM Students at Carnegie Hall - Premiere in Hart Recital Hall
Join KMOS and Red Digital Studios Thursday, April 28 at 9 p.m. in Hart Recital Hall for the sneak preview world-premiere of "A Place in ...
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UCM Students at Carnegie Hall - Premiere in Hart Recital Hall
Join KMOS and Red Digital Studios Thursday, April 28 at 9 p.m. in Hart Recital Hall for the sneak preview world-premiere of "A Place in ...
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Meetings

Faculty Senate Meeting April 27, 2016

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday April 27, 2016. This is an open meeting.

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

Faculty Senate Meeting April 27, 2016

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday April 27, 2016. This is an open meeting.

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

Faculty Senate Meeting April 27, 2016

The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday April 27, 2016. This is an open meeting.

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


News

UCM Awards Generation Study Abroad Scholarships While Gaining Ground on Participation Goal
While providing a financial incentive to make it possible for more students to pursue study abroad opportunities, the University of Central ...
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Polychronis Receives UCM's J.P. Mees Outstanding Professional Staff Award
Paul Polychronis, Ph.D., director of the Counseling Center at UCM, was named the 2016 recipient of the J. P. Mees Outstanding Professional ...
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Polychronis Receives UCM's J.P. Mees Outstanding Professional Staff Award
Paul Polychronis, Ph.D., director of the Counseling Center at UCM, was named the 2016 recipient of the J. P. Mees Outstanding Professional ...
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UCM Celebrates David Pearce Day April 29
he University of Central Missouri and the Warrensburg community join in a celebration honoring Sen. David Pearce, R-21st District, for his ...
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UCM Celebrates David Pearce Day April 29
he University of Central Missouri and the Warrensburg community join in a celebration honoring Sen. David Pearce, R-21st District, for his ...
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UCM Celebrates David Pearce Day April 29
he University of Central Missouri and the Warrensburg community join in a celebration honoring Sen. David Pearce, R-21st District, for his ...
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Jaso, Hamilton Receive UCM's Cesar Chavez Scholarships
Two Kansas City area high school students were named recipients of UCM's 2016 Cesar E. Chavez Scholarships during a ceremony Saturday, April ...
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Jaso, Hamilton Receive UCM's Cesar Chavez Scholarships
Two Kansas City area high school students were named recipients of UCM's 2016 Cesar E. Chavez Scholarships during a ceremony Saturday, April ...
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Jaso, Hamilton Receive UCM's Cesar Chavez Scholarships
Two Kansas City area high school students were named recipients of UCM's 2016 Cesar E. Chavez Scholarships during a ceremony Saturday, April ...
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UCM Ceremony Honors Veterans Who Gave Their Lives in Service to U.S.
The University of Central Missouri invites members of the local community and all others who are interested to a pre-Memorial Day ceremony ...
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UCM Ceremony Honors Veterans Who Gave Their Lives in Service to U.S.
The University of Central Missouri invites members of the local community and all others who are interested to a pre-Memorial Day ceremony ...
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UCM Ceremony Honors Veterans Who Gave Their Lives in Service to U.S.
The University of Central Missouri invites members of the local community and all others who are interested to a pre-Memorial Day ceremony ...
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Newsletters

Department of Theatre & Dance Spring 2016 Stage Door Newsletter

The spring 2016 Stage Door Newsletter is now available for your reading pleasure.

For more information:
Go to: https://www.ucmo.edu/theatre/newsletter/documents/Spring2016NewsletterPortrait.pdf
Contact Colette Tilden at tilden@ucmo.edu

Department of Theatre & Dance Spring 2016 Stage Door Newsletter

The spring 2016 Stage Door Newsletter is now available for your reading pleasure.

For more information:
Go to: https://www.ucmo.edu/theatre/newsletter/documents/Spring2016NewsletterPortrait.pdf
Contact Colette Tilden at tilden@ucmo.edu


Office of Technology

New Technology Showcase
Come see the newest addition to the Office of Technology's Technology Enhanced Instructional Design (TEID) area -- Our new Lightboard! The ...
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Student Activities

Recreation and Leisure: Build A Plant
Stop by the Union Mall on April 26th from 11am-2pm for a enjoyable, free event. Decorate one flower pot and plant one flower to take home ...
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Recreation and Leisure: Build A Plant
Stop by the Union Mall on April 26th from 11am-2pm for a enjoyable, free event. Decorate one flower pot and plant one flower to take home ...
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UCM Founders Day
On April 27th is UCM's founds day. Join in the birthday party for UCM located in the Union Mall from 11am-2pm. For more information contact ...
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UCM Founders Day
On April 27th is UCM's founds day. Join in the birthday party for UCM located in the Union Mall from 11am-2pm. For more information contact ...
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UCM Founders Day
On April 27th is UCM's founds day. Join in the birthday party for UCM located in the Union Mall from 11am-2pm. For more information contact ...
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STRESSBUSTERS IN THE LIBRARY MAY 3rd
Need some stress relief from studying? Stop by the JCKL Library on May 3rd, 1st floor! 4-7pm: Visit with therapy dogs and enjoy a magic ...
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You Are Invited

To come to Spain!
Students interested in spending a semester in Spain (during the Spring of 2017) are encouraged to come to an informational meeting in the ...
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To come to Spain!
Students interested in spending a semester in Spain (during the Spring of 2017) are encouraged to come to an informational meeting in the ...
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Freshmen Orientation Briefing TODAY
If you are involved in freshmen orientation, this meeting is for you. On Tuesday, April 26 (TODAY) from 3:30-4:30 pm in the Elliott Union, ...
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