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January 2008 News Archive

KMOS-TV Hosts Preview of "African American Lives 2"

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/30/2008 - UCM's public broadcasting station will host a sneak preview of the new PBS series that offers a "how-to" approach to tracing the ancestry of African Americans.
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UCM Brings Home Two CASE Awards

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 1/28/2008 - UCM received two communication awards in the Council for Advancement and Support of Education's District VI 2008 Awards Competition.
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Federal Funding Received for Autism Clinic

Contact: Jeff Murphy
WARRENSBURG - 1/25/2008 - President Aaron Podolefsky's agenda to secure federal dollars for programs benefiting UCM and the community is paying off with the award of funds for the establishment of the Midwest Clinic for Autism Spectrum Disorders.
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"Magic" Johnson Captivates Audience at Scholarship Dinner

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/24/2008 - Earvin "Magic" Johnson Jr., professional basketball legend, entrepreneur and philanthropist, provided a sellout crowd with an evening to remember at UCM's annual Freedom Scholarship Dinner.
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Gallery Shows Examine the Art Form of Drawing

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/14/2008 - UCM's Art Center Gallery will open the spring semester with three new shows that offer an examination of the uses of drawing in bringing ideas to life.
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Impact of Statewide Initiative Topic of MLK Forum

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/14/2008 - UCM's 2008 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration continues with the 2008 Issues Forum, which will examine and discuss the potential impact of the proposed Missouri Civil Rights Initiative.
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MLK Luncheon Focuses on Community Service

Contact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/9/2008 - Campus, community and corporate leaders and organizations were recognized for their service to the community during a joint luncheon hosted by UCM and the Greater Warrensburg Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center.
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Museum Exhibit Features Western, Central African Artifacts

Bamun-tribe_thumb.jpgContact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/9/2008 - UCM's Arthur F. McClure Archives and University Museum will host "Masquerade," an exhibit of traditional western and central African art from the collection of Brian and Kristi Nickl.
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Imboden Named Director of Performing Arts Series

imboden_thumb.jpgContact: Mike Greife
WARRENSBURG - 1/4/2008 - As UCM's Performing Arts Series enters a new phase in its growth and development, Warrensburg resident Jeff Imboden will take the reins as the new director of the cultural arts and entertainment program.
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