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UCM Daily

News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, April 10


Academics

Summer/Fall enrollment began March 27th!
Enrollment in summer/fall classes will take place March 27th thru April 20th. All students are assigned an Enrollment Access Date based on ...
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Fall Semester "U" Grades
The Registrar's Office will update student records on Friday, April 28th in preparation for the final spring grade run. Any student who ...
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TODAY is the Last Day to Drop a 2nd-Half Semester Class
Today is the last day for students to drop a second-half semester course. The last day to drop (also known as the W date) may vary by class ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Second-Half Semester Class is Friday, April 14th
The last day for students to drop a second-half semester course is Friday, April 14th. The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary ...
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The Last Day to Drop a Second-Half Semester Class is Friday, April 14th
The last day for students to drop a second-half semester course is Friday, April 14th. The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary ...
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Cap and Gown Distribution
Graduation candidates who intend to participate in the May 5th or 6th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns now. These will be ...
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Cap and Gown Distribution
Graduation candidates who intend to participate in the May 5th or 6th commencement ceremonies may pick up caps and gowns now. These will be ...
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Spring/Summer Commencement
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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Military & Veteran Graduation Cord
Military and Veteran graduation candidates may pick up their graduation cords now. These are available for pick up in Union 117, Military & ...
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April 13th - Graduate Writing Night
Thesis deadlines are approaching fast! Graduate Writing Night on Thursday, April 13th offers a dedicated time and space for graduate writers ...
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Awards & Honors

Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominee Reception-April 13
Join the campus community in recognizing all the Learning to a Greater Degree Award nominees. Enjoy refreshments and a campus social with ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominee Reception-April 13
Join the campus community in recognizing all the Learning to a Greater Degree Award nominees. Enjoy refreshments and a campus social with ...
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Natalie Peirce and Belinda Copus to Receive Outstanding Academic Advisor Awards
You are invited to the annual Academic Advisor Appreciation Reception and presentation of the Outstanding Academic Advisor Awards on Monday, ...
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Natalie Peirce and Belinda Copus to Receive Outstanding Academic Advisor Awards
You are invited to the annual Academic Advisor Appreciation Reception and presentation of the Outstanding Academic Advisor Awards on Monday, ...
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Who's Who/Charno Reception 2017
Please join us for the Who's Who/Charno Reception in the Charno Room of the Elliott Union on Wednesday, April 12 @ 3:30 p.m. Refreshments ...
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Who's Who/Charno Reception 2017
Please join us for the Who's Who/Charno Reception in the Charno Room of the Elliott Union on Wednesday, April 12 @ 3:30 p.m. Refreshments ...
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Events

Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Collateral Beauty, PG-13
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Collateral Beauty, PG-13
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Collateral Beauty, PG-13
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Miliary & Veterans Lunch & Learn
LUNCH & LEARN
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Desserts and Dialogue TONIGHT at 7 p.m. in Union 240


Come enjoy free dessert and honest conversations about race, religion and sexuality in Union 240 on Monday, April 10 at 7 p.m..

For more information:
Go to: https://www.ucmo.edu/adp/events/upcoming.cfm
Download: DessertsDialogue2017.jpg
Contact Rachel Spears at rspears@ucmo.edu

Orientation Briefing
Are you new to campus and want to learn about freshmen orientation? Do you need a refresher about freshmen orientation? Do you want to make ...
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Orientation Briefing
Are you new to campus and want to learn about freshmen orientation? Do you need a refresher about freshmen orientation? Do you want to make ...
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Donate or Walk! AIDS Walk KC 2017
The 29th annual AIDS WALK Kansas City is this month and fundraising is in full swing! Teams are busily recruiting friends and family to ...
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Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day April 18th
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships invites you to the Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day in the ...
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Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day April 18th
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships invites you to the Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day in the ...
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Last day to RSVP for Emeriti Spring Luncheon
All emeriti members are invited to the Spring Luncheon and Meeting on Thursday, April 13 at 11:30 a.m. in Union 237A & B. Please RSVP by ...
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Conscious Campus Road Tour
The Conscious Campus Road Tour is a seven week cross-country journey to sixteen school campuses across the United States. On each campus, ...
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Conscious Campus Road Tour
The Conscious Campus Road Tour is a seven week cross-country journey to sixteen school campuses across the United States. On each campus, ...
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UCM Presents Opera Theatre Production
The Performing Arts Series, along with the Department of Music and the Department of Theater & Dance at the University of Central Missouri, ...
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UCM Presents Opera Theatre Production
The Performing Arts Series, along with the Department of Music and the Department of Theater & Dance at the University of Central Missouri, ...
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WORLD PREMIERES to be given April 19
The UCM Wind Ensemble will perform three world premieres at their April 19 spring concert, with guest composers and soloists in attendance, ...
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Denim Day April 26th 2017
For National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, VSAP will be hosting the annual campaign to support Denim Day and our local Survival House, to ...
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Denim Day April 26th 2017
For National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, VSAP will be hosting the annual campaign to support Denim Day and our local Survival House, to ...
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Denim Day April 26th 2017
For National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, VSAP will be hosting the annual campaign to support Denim Day and our local Survival House, to ...
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151 Students to Present at the Scholars Symposium!
Please join us in the Elliott Student Union for the annual Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day on Tuesday, April 18th. There ...
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151 Students to Present at the Scholars Symposium!
Please join us in the Elliott Student Union for the annual Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day on Tuesday, April 18th. There ...
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151 Students to Present at the Scholars Symposium!
Please join us in the Elliott Student Union for the annual Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day on Tuesday, April 18th. There ...
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Photography Awards
35rd Annual Photography Competition winners! UCM Photo Society's EXPO Awards Night Monday, April 17th in Kirkpatrick Library. Social time at ...
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Photography Awards
35rd Annual Photography Competition winners! UCM Photo Society's EXPO Awards Night Monday, April 17th in Kirkpatrick Library. Social time at ...
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Registration open for MNGC Junior Golf Camp!
Available for junior golfers between the ages of 8 and 16, Mules National's Junior Golf Camp introduces the game of golf to the youth of the ...
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Traditions' Easter Sunday Special
It's our weekly Breakfast Brunch with a twist! Join us on Sunday for our weekly buffet (including waffles, omelettes, and tons of sides) ...
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Traditions' Easter Sunday Special
It's our weekly Breakfast Brunch with a twist! Join us on Sunday for our weekly buffet (including waffles, omelettes, and tons of sides) ...
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All you can eat catfish tonight at Traditions!
Fried catfish, hush puppies, coleslaw, and fries for just $12.95 at Traditions! Enjoy our fish special or order one of the classics: Our ...
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2017 Graduate Scholars Symposium - Wednesday, April 19th
Join Graduate Education and Research at the 2017 Graduate Scholars Symposium. This event highlights the scholarly and creative activities of ...
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Faculty

New Graduate Research Grant Available
Graduate Education and Research is now offering a new research grant, up to $1,000. The grant is immediately available to any current ...
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What's Hot at Atomic Learning
Atomic Learning strives to bring you the most up-to-date learning resources on the hottest topics. Check out some popular favorites, latest ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Safe Zone Workshop - Spring Dates - 4/21
This workshop offers information on LGBTQ identities, terminology, ally development, and ways to support LGBTQ students on our campus. Once ...
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Learning Day-May 10, Registration Open
On Wednesday, May 10, 2017, all UCM faculty and staff members are encouraged to participate in Learning Day, a professional development ...
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CTL Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of April 17-21, 2017 - click on the university calendar link for complete descriptions. ...
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From the President

"Purple Up" Day April 21 Honors Students of Military Parents
(UCM President Chuck Ambrose has issued the following letter to the university community urging faculty, staff, and student participation in ...
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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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Proposed Revisions to University of Central Missouri Policy
To: UCM Campus Community ...
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Proposed Revisions to University of Central Missouri Policy
To: UCM Campus Community ...
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Best Procurement Practices
The University of Central Missouri is a member of several cooperative agencies where supplier contracts have been nationally leveraged to ...
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Best Procurement Practices
The University of Central Missouri is a member of several cooperative agencies where supplier contracts have been nationally leveraged to ...
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Best Procurement Practices
The University of Central Missouri is a member of several cooperative agencies where supplier contracts have been nationally leveraged to ...
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Memorial Services for Ed Davenport Announced
With deep sadness, the University of Central Missouri this week learned about the passing of Dr. Ed Davenport, chair emeritus of the former ...
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Memorial Services for Ed Davenport Announced
With deep sadness, the University of Central Missouri this week learned about the passing of Dr. Ed Davenport, chair emeritus of the former ...
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Memorial Services for Ed Davenport Announced
With deep sadness, the University of Central Missouri this week learned about the passing of Dr. Ed Davenport, chair emeritus of the former ...
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Health & Wellness

Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Available
Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Jim Wielert will be avavilable to assist veterans with VA questions and disability ...
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Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Available
Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Jim Wielert will be avavilable to assist veterans with VA questions and disability ...
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Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Available
Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Jim Wielert will be avavilable to assist veterans with VA questions and disability ...
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Health Coaching Sessions Available
Are you interested in improving your overall health, eliminating health risks and benefiting from the support and guidance of a lifestyle ...
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Health Center Hosts Tdap Vaccine Clinic for UCM Students/Employees
The University Health Center (UHC) is hosting a tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis vaccine (Tdap) clinic for all faculty, staff and students from ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

All Benefit Eligible Employees- Educational Development submissions for SUMMER
All Benefit Eligible Employees can NOW submit Educational Development requests for SPRING. ...
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Missouri Deferred Comp rep David Gibson will be on campus April 13th.
MO Deferred Comp representative, David Gibson will be on our campus April 13th taking appointments from 9:00-10:30 and 12:00- 2:30. Please ...
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Missouri Deferred Comp rep David Gibson will be on campus April 13th.
MO Deferred Comp representative, David Gibson will be on our campus April 13th taking appointments from 9:00-10:30 and 12:00- 2:30. Please ...
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"Solve the Puzzle Seminar" by David Gibson, Missouri Deferred Comp representative April 18th
Having trouble fitting the pieces of your retirement benefits together? Join us at the FREE Completing the Retirement Paycheck Puzzle ...
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"Solve the Puzzle Seminar" by David Gibson, Missouri Deferred Comp representative April 18th
Having trouble fitting the pieces of your retirement benefits together? Join us at the FREE Completing the Retirement Paycheck Puzzle ...
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Things to Consider When Retiring
When considering retirement options there are many things to think about and discuss. UCM will be hosting a panel of outside resources ...
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Things to Consider When Retiring
When considering retirement options there are many things to think about and discuss. UCM will be hosting a panel of outside resources ...
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Things to Consider When Retiring
When considering retirement options there are many things to think about and discuss. UCM will be hosting a panel of outside resources ...
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KMOS-TV

Great War: American Experience
Explore America's tortured, nearly three-year journey to war. Reports of German atrocities and submarine attacks on American ships erode ...
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Great War: American Experience
Follow America's entry into the war as patriotism sweeps the nation, stifling free speech and dissent. A diverse group of men becomes the ...
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Great War: American Experience
Discover how the violent and bloody conflict transformed the nation forever, as America steps onto the world stage for the first time. But ...
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KMOS Presents Missouri Life: Columbia
Coming up in this episode of KMOS presents Missouri Life...we're on the road to Columbia, Missouri where we'll brew some suds in a Logboat, ...
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Great Performances at the Met: Romeo et Juliette
The electrifying team of Vittorio Grigolo and Diana Damrau reunites for a new production of Gounod's opera based on the Shakespeare play. ...
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Song of the Mountains: Seldom Scene
Showcases the best talents in bluegrass and old-time country music from the heart of the region where it all began. Performances are held at ...
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Call the Midwife
The Nonnatus team prepares for the birth of a baby they know may not survive. Shelagh shows her mettle when she is first on the scene after ...
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Home Fires Season 2 on Masterpiece
As the war intensifies, the women must do all they can to keep spirits high. Frances learns that there is more to Peter's affair than she ...
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World Dancesport Grandslam Series: Standard Series-Stuttgart, Germany
Over the past ten years, the victories at the GrandSlam Standard Stuttgart were divided up between one Danish, two Italian and two German ...
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Meetings

Community of Practice: Accessibility in Your Classroom
If you create your own content, especially for online courses, you will want to join us Wednesday, April 12 to see and share ways to make it ...
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Community of Practice: Accessibility in Your Classroom
If you create your own content, especially for online courses, you will want to join us Wednesday, April 12 to see and share ways to make it ...
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Community of Practice: Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Just a reminder that our next Community meeting for the Scholarship for Teaching and Learning is coming up! Due to a conflict in scheduling, ...
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Q&A with General Counsel on Proposed Intellectual Property Policy
On Wednesday, April 12th from 3:15 to 5 p.m., General Counsel will be available to answer questions about the Proposed Intellectual Property ...
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Q&A with General Counsel on Proposed Intellectual Property Policy
On Wednesday, April 12th from 3:15 to 5 p.m., General Counsel will be available to answer questions about the Proposed Intellectual Property ...
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Q&A with General Counsel on Proposed Intellectual Property Policy
On Wednesday, April 12th from 3:15 to 5 p.m., General Counsel will be available to answer questions about the Proposed Intellectual Property ...
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Mules and Jennies Athletics

Jennies Softball Skills Day Camp (Grades K-5, Grades 6-12) Sunday May 7
Jennies Softball Junior Skills Day Camp (Grades K-5) ...
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Jennies Softball Skills Day Camp (Grades K-5, Grades 6-12) Sunday May 7
Jennies Softball Junior Skills Day Camp (Grades K-5) ...
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News and Events

UCM History Professor Selected for Highest Faculty Honor
Dan Crews, an accomplished teacher, student mentor, and scholar who has dedicated 30 years of his life to the University of Central ...
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UCM History Professor Selected for Highest Faculty Honor
Dan Crews, an accomplished teacher, student mentor, and scholar who has dedicated 30 years of his life to the University of Central ...
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Newsletters

Chamber Flash e-Newsletter
The Chamber Flash features news, events, and updates from local businesses and organizations who are members of the Warrensburg Chamber of ...
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Office of Technology

Old Telephones
If you would like to get your old telephones off your desk and out of your way, please unplug them and set them aside. Office of Technology ...
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Conference Phones Available
The Office of Technology has a number of Konftel conference phones available for use with the new VOIP telephones. If you have an older ...
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Professional Staff

April Staff Council Meeting - Tuesday, April 11, 2:00 - 3:00. Union 235


The April Staff Council meeting will be held Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm in Union 235. All staff are invited to attend.

For more information:
Contact Jim Pryde at pryde@ucmo.edu


Public Safety

Public Safety Offering ALICE Active Shooter Training
The Department of Public Safety will be hosting ALICE Active Shooter training on April 12th from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in Room 229 of the Ed ...
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Public Safety Offering ALICE Active Shooter Training
The Department of Public Safety will be hosting ALICE Active Shooter training on April 12th from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in Room 229 of the Ed ...
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Staff Council

Volunteers Needed - Every Student, Every Interaction, Every Day
Sign up Now! ...
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Student Activities

UCM Horticulture Club 2017 Plant Sale
The UCM Horticulture Plant Sale will begin Friday, April 21, from 1pm to 6pm. The sale will be held at the Agriculture Program Greenhouse on ...
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UCM Horticulture Club 2017 Plant Sale
The UCM Horticulture Plant Sale will begin Friday, April 21, from 1pm to 6pm. The sale will be held at the Agriculture Program Greenhouse on ...
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UCM Horticulture Club 2017 Plant Sale
The UCM Horticulture Plant Sale will begin Friday, April 21, from 1pm to 6pm. The sale will be held at the Agriculture Program Greenhouse on ...
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You Are Invited

Volunteer on Earth Service Day 2017!
All members of the campus community are invited to participate in Earth Service Day on Wednesday, April 19th from 3-6 p.m. Volunteers will ...
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UCM Surplus Auction April 18th, 2017
The next action will be at 306 Hale Lake Road on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., with bidder registration beginning at 8:00 a.m. Items ...
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Retirement reception for Dr. Allen Iske
You are invited to join the School of Environmental, Physical & Applied Sciences in celebrating the retirement of Dr. Allen Iske on ...
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Save the Date April 19! EAB On-Campus Research Presentations
As many of you already know, UCM has an extensive partnership with EAB, a best practices research and technology firm that serves over 1,000 ...
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Save the Date April 19! EAB On-Campus Research Presentations
As many of you already know, UCM has an extensive partnership with EAB, a best practices research and technology firm that serves over 1,000 ...
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Student Employee of the Year Reception
On Wednesday, April 12th, Career Development Services will host the annual Student Employee of the Year (SEOTY) reception to recognize those ...
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Student Employee of the Year Reception
On Wednesday, April 12th, Career Development Services will host the annual Student Employee of the Year (SEOTY) reception to recognize those ...
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Retirement reception for Dr. Allen Iske
You are invited to join the School of Environmental, Physical & Applied Sciences in celebrating the retirement of Dr. Allen Iske on ...
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Retirement reception for Dr. Allen Iske
You are invited to join the School of Environmental, Physical & Applied Sciences in celebrating the retirement of Dr. Allen Iske on ...
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UCM Surplus Auction April 18th, 2017
The next auction will be at 306 Hale Lake Road on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., with bidder registration beginning at 8:00 a.m. ...
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UCM Surplus Auction April 18th, 2017
The next auction will be at 306 Hale Lake Road on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., with bidder registration beginning at 8:00 a.m. ...
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Retirement Reception for Colette Tilden
You are invited to join The Department of Theatre & Dance in celebrating the retirement of Colette Tilden in the James L. Highlander Theatre ...
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Thank you for joining us at the Staff Appreciation Breakfast
Thank you for joining us at the Staff Appreciation Breakfast. We would like to ask for your feedback regarding the breakfast using this ...
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