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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, April 11


Academics

The Last Day to Drop a Second-Half Semester Class is Friday, April 15th
The last day for students to drop a second-half semester course is Friday, April 15th. 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 15th
The last day for students to drop a second-half semester course is Friday, April 15th. The last day to drop (also known as W date) may vary ...
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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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All juniors and seniors (60 hours+) now have access to Summer/Fall enrollment!
All students with 60 or more earned hours (on the transcript/SHATERM) are now eligible for Summer/Fall enrollment. Please encourage your ...
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All sophomores, juniors, and seniors (30 hours+) now have access to Summer/Fall enrollment!
All students with 30 or more earned hours (on the transcript/SHATERM) are now eligible for Summer/Fall enrollment. Please encourage your ...
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Student Showcase of Educational Technology
There is a Transformational Learning Initiative Friday session on April 15 that will highlight what some UCM students are doing with ...
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Student Showcase of Educational Technology
There is a Transformational Learning Initiative Friday session on April 15 that will highlight what some UCM students are doing with ...
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Let's Talk About Sex! Seeking Student Research Participants
Let’s Talk About Sex ...
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Let's Talk About Sex! Seeking Student Research Participants
Let’s Talk About Sex ...
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Bloomberg student workshop, 3:30 pm, Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Bloomberg representatives and Dr. Arthur Young, CFA, will lead an applied Bloomberg training workshop for students with prior Bloomberg ...
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Bloomberg student workshop, 3:30 pm, Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Bloomberg representatives and Dr. Arthur Young, CFA, will lead an applied Bloomberg training workshop for students with prior Bloomberg ...
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Bloomberg student workshop, 3:30 pm, Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Bloomberg representatives and Dr. Arthur Young, CFA, will lead an applied Bloomberg training workshop for students with prior Bloomberg ...
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Student Survey: Feedback about Academic Services
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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Student Survey: Feedback about Academic Services
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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Student Survey: Feedback about Academic Services
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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Awards & Honors

SAVE THE DATE!
Byler Distinguished Faculty Award reception ...
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Jennifer Pint and Mahmoud Yousef to Receive Outstanding Academic Advisor Awards
You are Invited! ...
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UCM Endorses Record Number of Students for Fulbright Competition
On behalf of the Fulbright Campus Committee, The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships is thrilled to announce that ten ...
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Muleskinner takes home 11 awards
The Muleskinner staff won 11 awards at the Missouri College Media Association conference Saturday, hosted by Southeast Missouri State ...
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Muleskinner takes home 11 awards
The Muleskinner staff won 11 awards at the Missouri College Media Association conference Saturday, hosted by Southeast Missouri State ...
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Muleskinner takes home 11 awards
The Muleskinner staff won 11 awards at the Missouri College Media Association conference Saturday, hosted by Southeast Missouri State ...
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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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Who's Who and Charno at UCM
Please join us Thursday, April 14 in recognizing the 45 students who have been selected for Who's Who at UCM and the announcement of the ...
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Who's Who and Charno at UCM
Please join us Thursday, April 14 in recognizing the 45 students who have been selected for Who's Who at UCM and the announcement of the ...
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History Master's Graduate Wins Coach of the Year Award
Mr. Blake Little, who earned his Master of Arts degree in History at UCM in 2012, won the Paul Lambert Coach of the Year award for the state ...
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History Master's Graduate Wins Coach of the Year Award
Mr. Blake Little, who earned his Master of Arts degree in History at UCM in 2012, won the Paul Lambert Coach of the Year award for the state ...
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You are invited! Academic Advisor Appreciation and Awards Presentation
You are Invited! The Provost will present the Annual Outstanding Academic Advisor Awards at an Academic Advisor Appreciation Reception on ...
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Conferences

Cybersecurity conference to be hosted by UCM
The 9th Central Area Networking and Security (CANSec) Workshop will be hosted by UCM on Saturday, April 16th. The program schedule is ...
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Cybersecurity conference to be hosted by UCM
The 9th Central Area Networking and Security (CANSec) Workshop will be hosted by UCM on Saturday, April 16th. The program schedule is ...
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Cybersecurity conference to be hosted by UCM
The 9th Central Area Networking and Security (CANSec) Workshop will be hosted by UCM on Saturday, April 16th. The program schedule is ...
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Events

Kick off Earth Week!
Come by the Rec Center Lobby from 10am-1pm to kick off the start of Earth Week with coffee and a Sustainability Fair to showcase sustainable ...
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Kick off Earth Week!
Come by the Rec Center Lobby from 10am-1pm to kick off the start of Earth Week with coffee and a Sustainability Fair to showcase sustainable ...
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Kick off Earth Week!
Come by the Rec Center Lobby from 10am-1pm to kick off the start of Earth Week with coffee and a Sustainability Fair to showcase sustainable ...
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Green Luncheon
Please come join us for the Earth Week Green Luncheon, an Eco-friendly luncheon with menu selections by Sodexo's chefs using local products. ...
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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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Spring 2016 Graduate Commencement Ceremony Volunteers
We are asking for volunteers to assist with the Friday afternoon, May 6th, 2:30pm graduate commencement ceremony. If you are interested in ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Nominee Reception, April 11
Join the campus community in recognizing all the Learning to a Greater Degree Award nominees. Enjoy a dessert buffet and a campus social ...
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National Student Employment Week Events
Career Development Services invites the campus community to participate in National Student Employment Week (April 11-15) to recognize the ...
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Record Participation in 2016 Symposium
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships wants to thank all the amazing faculty members, staff, department chairs, the ...
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Illusionists Documentary
Encourage your students to attend this film and panel discussion about the globalization of beauty ideals and body image. ...
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Illusionists Documentary
Encourage your students to attend this film and panel discussion about the globalization of beauty ideals and body image. ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day Wednesday, April 13!
Elliot Student Union Mall from 10 am - 1 pm Enjoy pets, games, and activities. ...
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Pursuit of Happiness Day Wednesday, April 13!
Elliot Student Union Mall from 10 am - 1 pm Enjoy pets, games, and activities. ...
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Haute Trash Fashion Show Monday 4/18
We turn trash into creative fashion! Come see the runway show, art/ craft show, and view local sustainable vendors. Union Ballroom @ 7pm. ...
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Enjoy a round at Mules National this weekend!
Mules National Golf Club, home of the Keth Memorial Golf Course and Traditions Restaurant, invites you for a round of golf this weekend in ...
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Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day April 19th
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships invites you to the Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day in the ...
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UCM Opera Theatre Presents:
UCM Opera Theatre and the Department of Music Presents the production ...
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Faculty

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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Provost to hold Open Forum on Draft of Instructional Faculty Promotion Process
On Monday, April 18, Provost-Chief Learning Officer Deborah Curtis invites all interested individuals to attend an Open Forum to hear the ...
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Provost to hold Open Forum on Draft of Instructional Faculty Promotion Process
On Monday, April 18, Provost-Chief Learning Officer Deborah Curtis invites all interested individuals to attend an Open Forum to hear the ...
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Fall 2016 Grade Appeal Timeframe
Beginning Fall 2016, if a student feels that he or she has been graded unfairly, the student has until the mid-point of the semester ...
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Fall 2016 Grade Appeal Timeframe
Beginning Fall 2016, if a student feels that he or she has been graded unfairly, the student has until the mid-point of the semester ...
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Fall 2016 Grade Appeal Timeframe
Beginning Fall 2016, if a student feels that he or she has been graded unfairly, the student has until the mid-point of the semester ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Blackboard/SoftChalk/Ask Debbie/TEID Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of April 18-22, 2016 - click on the university calendar link for complete descriptions. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

UCM Foundation Grant Encourages Young Aviators, STEM Education
Boy Scouts and middle school students learned about aviation and related STEM educational opportunities this weekend at UCM's Max B. Swisher ...
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UCM Foundation Grant Encourages Young Aviators, STEM Education
Boy Scouts and middle school students learned about aviation and related STEM educational opportunities this weekend at UCM's Max B. Swisher ...
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UCM Foundation Grant Encourages Young Aviators, STEM Education
Boy Scouts and middle school students learned about aviation and related STEM educational opportunities this weekend at UCM's Max B. Swisher ...
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General

High School Driver Education Program
Are you the parent or care-giver of a teen who wants to drive? If so, we have great news for you! The Missouri Safety Center is enrolling ...
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Last chance to sign up your office or department for Denim Day
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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Repurpose for a Purpose Sale
Sodexo Servathon 2016 Sodexo employees around the world join forces to fight hunger in their local communities. Servathon is Sodexo's ...
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Health & Wellness

Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Available April 13
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 April 13
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 April 13
Missouri Veterans Commission Veteran Service Officer Jim Wielert will be avavilable to assist veterans with VA questions and disability ...
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Face-To-Face Lifestyle Coaching
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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Human Resources/Payroll

Kyle Andrews with TIAA-CREF will be on our campus April 26th.
Individual Finanical TIAA-CREF counseling will be available April 26th from 8:00-2:30 in Human Resources, Adm 101 with Kyle. Please ...
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All Benefit Eligible Employees can now submit Educational Develop requests for SUMMER.
All Benefit Eligible Employees- Educational Development submissions for SUMMER can be submitted. Please go to your MYCENTRAL and submit ...
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All Benefit Eligible Employees can now submit Educational Develop requests for SUMMER.
All Benefit Eligible Employees- Educational Development submissions for SUMMER can be submitted. Please go to your MYCENTRAL and submit ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, April 14th.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., April 14th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, April 14th.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., April 14th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, April 14th.
Murdock Banner rep Chad Appleton will be on our campus Thurs., April 14th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Kyle Andrews with TIAA-CREF will be on our campus April 26th.
Individual Finanical TIAA-CREF counseling will be available April 26th from 8:00-2:30 in Human Resources, Adm 101 with Kyle. Please register ...
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All Benefit Eligible Employees can now submit Educational Develop requests for SUMMER.
All Benefit Eligible Employees- Educational Development submissions for SUMMER can be submitted. Please go to your MYCENTRAL and submit ...
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David Yount from MetLife will be on campus Tuesday, April 19th.
MetLife rep David Yount will be on our campus Tues., April 19th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. ...
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KMOS-TV

Jackie Robinson: Part 1
Robinson rises from humble origins to integrate Major League Baseball, performing brilliantly despite the threats and abuse he faces on and ...
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Jackie Robinson: Part 2
Robinson uses his fame to speak out against injustice, alienating many who had once lauded him for "turning the other cheek." After ...
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NOVA: Can Alzheimer's Be Stopped?
Alzheimer's ravages the minds of over 40 million victims worldwide. Join scientists as they untangle the cause of this tragic illness and go ...
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Where the River Runs
Explore the southeast region of Missouri, visit with residents on life near the rivers, watch the stunning scenery change from season to ...
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Frank Lloyd Wright's Boynton House: The Next Hundred Years
A look inside the painstaking process of restoring and rehabilitating a historic home. Even today, the Boynton House - one of the few Frank ...
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Austin City Limits: Tweedy
Wilco spin-off Tweedy performs. Songwriter Jeff Tweedy is joined by his son Spencer and members of the band Lucius for songs from Sukierae. ...
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Nature: India's Wandering Lions
Witness the incredible story of Asia's last wild lions, once on the brink of extinction, but who now live dangerously close to the villagers ...
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Meetings

Freshmen Orientation Briefing
If you are involved in freshmen orientation, this meeting is for you. On Tuesday, April 26 from 3:30-4:30 pm in the Elliott Union, Room 238 ...
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April Support Staff Council Meeting

The Support Staff Council meeting will be 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12 in Union 101. All support staff are invited and encouraged to attend.

For more information:
Contact Barb Hicks at hicks@ucmo.edu or call 6605434341


News

Provost Announces Tenure and Promotion Recipients
Deborah Curtis, provost-chief learning officer, announces faculty members who have earned promotion and tenure for the 2016-2017 academic ...
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UCM Hosts Annual Earth Day 365 Celebration April 18-23
Celebrating sustainability and green living with a week-long celebration, UCM will launch its annual Earth Day 365 celebration April 18-23. ...
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UCM Hosts Annual Earth Day 365 Celebration April 18-23
Celebrating sustainability and green living with a week-long celebration, UCM will launch its annual Earth Day 365 celebration April 18-23. ...
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UCM Hosts Annual Earth Day 365 Celebration April 18-23
Celebrating sustainability and green living with a week-long celebration, UCM will launch its annual Earth Day 365 celebration April 18-23. ...
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"Something to Eat" Returns to UCM April 18-22
Celebrate Earth Day 2016 with Campus Christian House as it hosts the annual "Something to Eat" food drive at UCM Monday, April 18 through ...
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"Something to Eat" Returns to UCM April 18-22
Celebrate Earth Day 2016 with Campus Christian House as it hosts the annual "Something to Eat" food drive at UCM Monday, April 18 through ...
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"Something to Eat" Returns to UCM April 18-22
Celebrate Earth Day 2016 with Campus Christian House as it hosts the annual "Something to Eat" food drive at UCM Monday, April 18 through ...
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UCM Aviation Announces Agreements with Republic Airways, ExpressJet
Students in the Department of Aviation at UCM will reap the benefits of agreements recently signed with two regional airlines. ...
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UCM Aviation Announces Agreements with Republic Airways, ExpressJet
Students in the Department of Aviation at UCM will reap the benefits of agreements recently signed with two regional airlines. ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominees Recognized
University of Central Missouri President Charles Ambrose on April 11 publicly thanked 2015-2016 nominees for the Learning to a Greater ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominees Recognized
University of Central Missouri President Charles Ambrose on April 11 publicly thanked 2015-2016 nominees for the Learning to a Greater ...
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Duthoy Named UCM Student Employee of the Year
Cameron Duthoy, a sophomore aviation major from Warrensburg, recently was named Student Employee of the Year UCM. Duthoy received the award ...
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Office of Technology

New Argos Application Launcher Available Today
As announced on Friday, Office of Technology staff members worked this weekend to update the Argos system to use a new tool for launching ...
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Don't Fall for a Phishing Attempt
We are seeing an increase in the number of phishing messages received at UCM, and they are getting more convincing all the time. The latest ...
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Don't Fall for a Phishing Attempt
We are seeing an increase in the number of phishing messages received at UCM, and they are getting more convincing all the time. The latest ...
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Don't Fall for a Phishing Attempt
We are seeing an increase in the number of phishing messages received at UCM, and they are getting more convincing all the time. The latest ...
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Atomic Learning Available for You
This is a reminder that UCM has an institutional license to Atomic Learning for all students, faculty, and staff. If you have never used ...
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Atomic Learning Available for You
This is a reminder that UCM has an institutional license to Atomic Learning for all students, faculty, and staff. If you have never used ...
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Atomic Learning Available for You
This is a reminder that UCM has an institutional license to Atomic Learning for all students, faculty, and staff. If you have never used ...
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MyCentral Maintenance This Sunday April 17
MyCentral will be unavailable Sunday morning, April 17, beginning at 7 a.m. and lasting until approximately noon while Office of Technology ...
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MyCentral Maintenance This Sunday April 17
MyCentral will be unavailable Sunday morning, April 17, beginning at 7 a.m. and lasting until approximately noon while Office of Technology ...
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Professional Staff

Seeking door prizes for Professional Staff Council Breakfast
Looking for Mary Kay, Premier Designs, Tupperware, Jamberry, and other representatives, as well as others who have an independent business. ...
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RSVP for the Professional Staff Breakfast
The professional staff breakfast will take place on Tuesday, April 19th from 8:30-10:30 in the Union, Ballroom. This is a great opportunity ...
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Professional Staff Council - April Meeting
The Professional Staff Council will meet on Thursday, April 14 from 1:30-3:00 p.m. in Union 231. As always, all professional staff are both ...
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Professional Staff Council - April Meeting
The Professional Staff Council will meet on Thursday, April 14 from 1:30-3:00 p.m. in Union 231. As always, all professional staff are both ...
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Professional Staff Council - April Meeting
The Professional Staff Council will meet on Thursday, April 14 from 1:30-3:00 p.m. in Union 231. As always, all professional staff are both ...
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Student Activities

Comedy, Alex Clark
Come out for a night of stand-up comedy put on by the professional comedian: Alex Clark! This event is sponsored by Spotlight, so please ...
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Comedy, Alex Clark
Come out for a night of stand-up comedy put on by the professional comedian: Alex Clark! This event is sponsored by Spotlight, so please ...
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Comedy, Alex Clark
Come out for a night of stand-up comedy put on by the professional comedian: Alex Clark! This event is sponsored by Spotlight, so please ...
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Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser
The Warrensburg Association of Social Work Students is having a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings® MONDAY 4/11/16 beginning at 11 AM for ...
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Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser
The Warrensburg Association of Social Work Students is having a fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings® MONDAY 4/11/16 beginning at 11 AM for ...
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Today, at 5 pm, in WDE 3413, meet Mike Greim ( 97 ) Principle and Chief Investment Officer, CGN Advisors
As part of the guest speaker series Economic Perspectives with Bloomberg Market Data, the Student Finance Association invites all students ...
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