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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, February 6


Academics

Spring Semester Drop Dates
LAST DAY TO DROP A CLASS* ...
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Spring Semester Drop Dates
LAST DAY TO DROP A CLASS* ...
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TODAY is the Last Day to Drop a 1st-Half Semester Class!
Today is the last day for students to drop a first-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 First-Half Semester Class is Friday, February 10th
The last day for students to drop a first-half semester course is Friday, February 10th. The last day to drop (also known as W date) may ...
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The Last Day to Drop a First-Half Semester Class is Friday, February 10th
The last day for students to drop a first-half semester course is Friday, February 10th. The last day to drop (also known as W date) may ...
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Spring Semester Drop Dates
LAST DAY TO DROP A CLASS* ...
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Only one month left for students to apply for scholarships!
There is only one month left for students to apply for UCM scholarships. Students are encouraged to use the quick and easy online program, ...
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Only one month left for students to apply for scholarships!
There is only one month left for students to apply for UCM scholarships. Students are encouraged to use the quick and easy online program, ...
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Only one month left for students to apply for scholarships!
There is only one month left for students to apply for UCM scholarships. Students are encouraged to use the quick and easy online program, ...
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Awards & Honors

Call for Nominations for UCM Student Employee of the Year!
The Career Services Center will host the 6th Annual UCM Student Employee of the Year Award. The purpose of this award is to recognize the ...
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Call for Nominations for UCM Student Employee of the Year!
The Career Services Center will host the 6th Annual UCM Student Employee of the Year Award. The purpose of this award is to recognize the ...
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Call for Nominations for UCM Student Employee of the Year!
The Career Services Center will host the 6th Annual UCM Student Employee of the Year Award. The purpose of this award is to recognize the ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nomination Deadline March 15
Learning to a Greater Degree conveys the essence of UCM. Just as the strategic position is supported by the four reasons to believe, people ...
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Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nomination Deadline March 15
Learning to a Greater Degree conveys the essence of UCM. Just as the strategic position is supported by the four reasons to believe, people ...
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Accepting Faculty Mentor Award Nominations
Student nominations are now being accepted for the Undergraduate Research and Creative Project Faculty Mentor Award. Students must nominate ...
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Nominate an Academic Advisor for the UCM Outstanding Academic Advisor Award.
Please take a moment and nominate one of our professional and/or faculty academic advisors for the UCM Outstanding Academic Advisor Award. ...
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Nominate an Academic Advisor for the UCM Outstanding Academic Advisor Award.
Please take a moment and nominate one of our professional and/or faculty academic advisors for the UCM Outstanding Academic Advisor Award. ...
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Nominate an Academic Advisor for the UCM Outstanding Academic Advisor Award.
Please take a moment and nominate one of our professional and/or faculty academic advisors for the UCM Outstanding Academic Advisor Award. ...
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Events

Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Moana, PG
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Moana, PG
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Moana, PG
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Spring Student Employee Training
On Tuesday, February 14th we will have two training sessions for student employees on campus to choose from. The sessions will cover a ...
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BIG Career Expo
The BIG Career Expo is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8th, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Building Arena, and we currently ...
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BIG Career Expo
The BIG Career Expo is scheduled for Wednesday, February 8th, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Building Arena, and we currently ...
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Fulbright Information Session
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is an award given to students interested in conducting research or teaching at a foreign university in ...
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Welcome to Vegas Dealers Wanted
Are you able to deal either black jack, craps, Texas hold 'em, or roulette? Spotlight is looking for volunteers to come deal casino games on ...
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Welcome to Vegas Dealers Wanted
Are you able to deal either black jack, craps, Texas hold 'em, or roulette? Spotlight is looking for volunteers to come deal casino games on ...
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Speaker Broadcast Series
Join us for a video speaker broadcast series featuring Barbara Corcoran. Barbara will be speaking about her rags to riches story and how she ...
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Speaker Broadcast Series
Join us for a video speaker broadcast series featuring Barbara Corcoran. Barbara will be speaking about her rags to riches story and how she ...
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ROSE SALE Advance Orders being taken all week! More flowers!!
The UCM Student Chapter of MTNA is pleased to announce that we are continuing to take advance orders for annual Rose Sale all week. Thanks ...
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ROSE SALE Advance Orders being taken all week! More flowers!!
The UCM Student Chapter of MTNA is pleased to announce that we are continuing to take advance orders for annual Rose Sale all week. Thanks ...
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ROSE SALE Advance Orders being taken all week! More flowers!!
The UCM Student Chapter of MTNA is pleased to announce that we are continuing to take advance orders for annual Rose Sale all week. Thanks ...
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Emeriti Association Coffee on February 14
All emeriti members are invited to the February Coffee to be held at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 in Union 237A. Come celebrate ...
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Second Annual UCM Out of the Darkness Campus Walk April 8, 2017
Campus participation will be a sign of unity in support of suicide prevention and mental health. Together we will save lives. ...
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Faculty

2017 Graduate Scholars Symposium Registration & Deadlines
Registration for the 2017 Graduate Scholars Symposium is now open! The symposium will be held on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 at the Elliot ...
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Graduate Scholars Symposium - Student Competition Option
Graduate Education and Research encourages graduate students to enter their work into the student competition at the Graduate Scholars ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Transformational Learning February Trainings
Educational technology in the classroom can take so many forms and can seem daunting to learn. But sometimes it takes just two or three ...
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Transformational Learning February Trainings
Educational technology in the classroom can take so many forms and can seem daunting to learn. But sometimes it takes just two or three ...
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Transformational Learning February Trainings
Educational technology in the classroom can take so many forms and can seem daunting to learn. But sometimes it takes just two or three ...
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Teaching On-Line? Consider Taking UCMs Designing Your Online Course with Quality Assurance: Class Starts February 14, 2017
This course is a valuable tool for anyone currently teaching online or planning to teach online. Participants will learn how to apply the ...
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Teaching On-Line? Consider Taking UCMs Designing Your Online Course with Quality Assurance: Class Starts February 14, 2017
This course is a valuable tool for anyone currently teaching online or planning to teach online. Participants will learn how to apply the ...
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CTL Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of February 13-17, 2017 - click on the university calendar link for complete descriptions. ...
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From the President

President Announces International Student Listening Sessions-Forums Feb. 7-8
Dear UCM International Students,

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President Shares Update on State's FY18 Budget
Dear Members of the UCM Community,

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President Shares Update on State's FY18 Budget
Dear Members of the UCM Community,

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General

Orientation Leader Applications Available
Do you know any undergraduate students who would be interested in welcoming the 2017 first-year students to UCM this upcoming summer? ...
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Free Basic Income Tax Preparation
The School of Accountancy and Beta Alpha Psi are providing free income tax preparation through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. ...
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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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MAPS is Hiring: Fall 2017 ARCs
Do you know a student who has strong academic skills, is great at communication and relationship building, and cares about helping others? ...
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Counselor Education Program Students celebrate National School Counseling Week 2017.
"School Counseling: Helping Students Realize Their Potential," will be celebrated from Feb. 6-10, 2017, to focus public attention on the ...
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Counselor Education Program Students celebrate National School Counseling Week 2017.
"School Counseling: Helping Students Realize Their Potential," will be celebrated from Feb. 6-10, 2017, to focus public attention on the ...
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Counselor Education Program Students celebrate National School Counseling Week 2017.
"School Counseling: Helping Students Realize Their Potential," will be celebrated from Feb. 6-10, 2017, to focus public attention on the ...
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Valentine's Day Deliveries to Campus
With the approach of Valentine's Day, this is a reminder to the campus community that personal packages, including flowers and chocolates ...
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Valentine's Day Deliveries to Campus
With the approach of Valentine's Day, this is a reminder to the campus community that personal packages, including flowers and chocolates ...
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Valentine's Day Deliveries to Campus
With the approach of Valentine's Day, this is a reminder to the campus community that personal packages, including flowers and chocolates ...
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Encourage students to track their service hours!
Did you know that UCM Volunteer Services offers a simple and easy way for students to keep track of their community service hours? Please ...
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Encourage students to track their service hours!
Did you know that UCM Volunteer Services offers a simple and easy way for students to keep track of their community service hours? Please ...
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Encourage students to track their service hours!
Did you know that UCM Volunteer Services offers a simple and easy way for students to keep track of their community service hours? Please ...
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Seeking Students to Participate in Green Dot Training
Registration is now open for the Green Dot Student Bystander Intervention training February 21st from 4:00-9:00 p.m. (meal provided). If you ...
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Seeking Students to Participate in Green Dot Training
Registration is now open for the Green Dot Student Bystander Intervention training February 21st from 4:00-9:00 p.m. (meal provided). If you ...
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Complete the UCM Dining Survey for a chance to win a prize!
Here's your chance to tell us what you think! Don't forget to tell us the good stuff too! Check out the link to the UCM Dining survey below ...
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Complete the UCM Dining Survey for a chance to win a prize!
Here's your chance to tell us what you think! Don't forget to tell us the good stuff too! Check out the link to the UCM Dining survey below ...
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Complete the UCM Dining Survey for a chance to win a prize!
Here's your chance to tell us what you think! Don't forget to tell us the good stuff too! Check out the link to the UCM Dining survey below ...
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Orientation Leader Application Deadline Approaching
Do you know any undergraduate students who would be interested in welcoming the 2017 first-year students to UCM this upcoming summer? ...
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Student Ambassador Application Deadline Approaching
Do you know any students who are passionate about UCM and would be great representatives to show prospective students why they should Choose ...
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Burns and Burkeybile Complete Graduate Education and Research
After the creation of the new department in 2016, Graduate Education and Research is now fully staffed with the selection of Dr. Steve Burns ...
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Burns and Burkeybile Complete Graduate Education and Research
After the creation of the new department in 2016, Graduate Education and Research is now fully staffed with the selection of Dr. Steve Burns ...
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Imboden and Cutler Attend Citizens Day at the Legislature
Jeff Imboden, Director of UCM's Office of the Performing Arts and Warrensburg Arts Commissioner, and Christian Cutler, Director of UCM's Art ...
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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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Do You Know What Carbs Do?
The UCM Student Dietetic Association is sponsoring several classes during the spring semester to help educate all of us about food and how ...
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Shingles Vaccine Clinic Feb. 22, Reserve Vaccine in Advance
The University of Central Missouri Health Center (UHC) will offer a shingles vaccine clinic from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22 at the ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Do you find yourself or an immediate family member in need of some assistance in dealing with problems associated with everyday living? ...
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Chad Appleton from Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, February 9th.
Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thurs., Feb. 9th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please ...
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Chad Appleton from Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, February 9th.
Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thurs., Feb. 9th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please ...
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Chad Appleton from Murdock Banner will be on campus Thursday, February 9th.
Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thurs., Feb. 9th from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please ...
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KMOS-TV

Independent Lens: Birth of a Movement
Learn how D.W. Griffith's 1915 The Birth of a Nation unleashed a battle still waging today about race relations and representation, and the ...
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Finding Your Roots: Tragedy + Time = Comedy
Uncover a history of tragedies and triumphs in the families of three of America's funniest men-Jimmy Kimmel, Norman Lear and Bill Hader-as ...
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NOVA: Ultimate Cruise Ship
Weighing 54,000 gross tons and stretching over two football fields, the Seven Seas Explorer is no ordinary boat. Join pioneering ...
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City in the Sky: Departure
Learn what it takes to get a million people off the ground-from building the world's biggest passenger plane to controlling the flow of ...
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Smokey Robinson: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
Join host Samuel L. Jackson for an all-star tribute to singer and songwriter Smokey Robinson, the 2016 recipient of the Gershwin Prize, with ...
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Song of the Mountains: Lonesome River Band
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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Mercy Street: Southern Mercy
After the Second Battle of Bull Run, Hopkins and Emma set out to rescue a stranded group of wounded Union soldiers. Lisette, a hospital ...
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Victoria on Masterpiece: The Queen's Husband
At loose ends in a foreign land, Albert finds a noble cause. Victoria gets her way at court and resorts to a folk cure in the bedroom. ...
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John Lewis - Get in the Way
Follow the journey of civil rights hero, congressman and human rights champion John Lewis. At the Selma March, Lewis came face-to-face with ...
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News and Events

UCM Hosts Annual Teach-in on Sustainability Feb. 10
The Office of Sustainability at the University of Central Missouri will host the 2017 Teach-in on Sustainability from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...
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UCM Hosts Annual Teach-in on Sustainability Feb. 10
The Office of Sustainability at the University of Central Missouri will host the 2017 Teach-in on Sustainability from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...
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UCM Hosts Annual Teach-in on Sustainability Feb. 10
The Office of Sustainability at the University of Central Missouri will host the 2017 Teach-in on Sustainability from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...
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UCM to Celebrate Grand Opening of Center for Multiculturalism and Inclusivity
University of Central Missouri faculty, staff, students and interested members of the Warrensburg community are invited to attend the grand ...
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UCM to Celebrate Grand Opening of Center for Multiculturalism and Inclusivity
University of Central Missouri faculty, staff, students and interested members of the Warrensburg community are invited to attend the grand ...
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Tyler Oakley to Speak During UCM Unity Week Feb. 13-17
UCM will celebrate the diversity of the university community with Unity Week 2017, planned for Feb. 13-17. A highlight of the week of events ...
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Tyler Oakley to Speak During UCM Unity Week Feb. 13-17
UCM will celebrate the diversity of the university community with Unity Week 2017, planned for Feb. 13-17. A highlight of the week of events ...
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Tyler Oakley to Speak During UCM Unity Week Feb. 13-17
UCM will celebrate the diversity of the university community with Unity Week 2017, planned for Feb. 13-17. A highlight of the week of events ...
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Academic Year 2017-18 Promotion and Tenure Approvals Announced
Deborah Curtis, provost-chief learning officer, this week announced promotion and tenure approvals for the academic year 2017-18. Please ...
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Academic Year 2017-18 Promotion and Tenure Approvals Announced
Deborah Curtis, provost-chief learning officer, this week announced promotion and tenure approvals for the academic year 2017-18. Please ...
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Priority Information

Converge Consulting Continues Work on UCM Website Project
UCM's website redesign consultants, Converge Consulting, were on campus during the week of Jan. 23 to continue with the development of UCM's ...
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Converge Consulting Continues Work on UCM Website Project
UCM's website redesign consultants, Converge Consulting, were on campus during the week of Jan. 23 to continue with the development of UCM's ...
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Professional Staff

February Professional Staff Council meeting - Thursday, 2/9, 1:30-3:00pm, Union 235
The February Professional Staff Council meeting will be held Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 1:30 to 3:00pm in Union 235. All staff are ...
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February Professional Staff Council meeting - Thursday, 2/9, 1:30-3:00pm, Union 235
The February Professional Staff Council meeting will be held Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 1:30 to 3:00pm in Union 235. All staff are ...
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February Professional Staff Council meeting - Thursday, 2/9, 1:30-3:00pm, Union 235
The February Professional Staff Council meeting will be held Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 1:30 to 3:00pm in Union 235. All staff are ...
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Public Safety

Public Safety Offering ALICE Active Shooter Training
The Department of Public Safety will be hosting ALICE Active Shooter training on February 8th from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM in Room 237A of the ...
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Student Activities

Mule Team Leader Application for UCM Experience Kickoff
Applications are currently being accepted for Mule Team Leaders. Dedicated student leaders are needed to serve as Team Leaders to make this ...
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Children's Literature Festival Needs You!
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Support Staff

February Support Staff Council Meeting


The Support Staff Council will meet Tuesday, February 14, at 2 p.m. in Union 235. All support staff are invited and encouraged to attend.

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


You Are Invited

Bonnie Hall's Retirement Reception
Please join us to congratulate Bonnie Hall on her retirement from UCM's Office of Technology/Application Systems. A reception in her honor ...
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Let Us Cook for YOU!
Come and join us the 12th Annual UCM Breakers Spaghetti Dinner / Silent Auction fundraiser! ...
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Let Us Cook for YOU!
Come and join us the 12th Annual UCM Breakers Spaghetti Dinner / Silent Auction fundraiser! ...
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Let Us Cook for YOU!
Come and join us the 12th Annual UCM Breakers Spaghetti Dinner / Silent Auction fundraiser! ...
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Night at the Opera - The Elixir of Love
Come join the school of music in a screening of the Metropolitan Opera's 2012 production of Gaetano Donizetti's romantic comedy "L'Elisir ...
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Night at the Opera - The Elixir of Love
Come join the school of music in a screening of the Metropolitan Opera's 2012 production of Gaetano Donizetti's romantic comedy "L'Elisir ...
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Night at the Opera - The Elixir of Love
Come join the school of music in a screening of the Metropolitan Opera's 2012 production of Gaetano Donizetti's romantic comedy "L'Elisir ...
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Attend a KC Mavericks Hockey Game with UCM Trips & Tours!
All members of the UCM campus community are invited to join UCM Trips & Tours for this exciting trip to see a Mavericks Hockey Game in KC! ...
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Night at the Opera - The Elixir of Love
Come join the school of music in a screening of the Metropolitan Opera's 2012 production of Gaetano Donizetti's romantic comedy "L'Elisir ...
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Night at the Opera - The Elixir of Love
Come join the school of music in a screening of the Metropolitan Opera's 2012 production of Gaetano Donizetti's romantic comedy "L'Elisir ...
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