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UCM Daily

News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, September 18


Academics

How/When To Apply for Graduation
Students planning to graduate Fall 2017 should - APPLY TODAY! Students must be approved as a graduation candidate at least 30 days before ...
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How/When To Apply for Graduation
Students planning to graduate Fall 2017 should - APPLY TODAY! Students must be approved as a graduation candidate at least 30 days before ...
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Enrollment holds have been placed for Spring enrollment
As needed, holds have been placed on student accounts for ...
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Spring 2018 Course Schedule Now Available
The Spring 2018 Course Schedule is now available in MyCentral. Public access to the schedule is also available using the Schedule of ...
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Student Progress Reports are Due Tuesday, September 26th at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports Monday, September 18th through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 26th. Grades can be entered ...
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Student Progress Reports are Due Tuesday, September 26th at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports Monday, September 18th through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 26th. Grades can be entered ...
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Student Progress Reports are Due Tuesday, September 26th at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports Monday, September 18th through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 26th. Grades can be entered ...
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McNair Scholars Program Open House - Thursday, Sept. 21
UCM faculty and Staff: We need your help to find the next group of McNair Scholars. As many of you know, the goal of McNair is to prepare ...
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McNair Scholars Program Open House - Thursday, Sept. 21
UCM faculty and Staff: We need your help to find the next group of McNair Scholars. As many of you know, the goal of McNair is to prepare ...
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Conferences

9th Annual QM Conference at Lee's Summit Campus
The 9th Annual Quality Management Conference will be on September 21st at UCM-Missouri Innovation Campus, room MIC B101. The theme this ...
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9th Annual QM Conference at Lee's Summit Campus
The 9th Annual Quality Management Conference will be on September 21st at UCM-Missouri Innovation Campus, room MIC B101. The theme this ...
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24th McNair Scholars Research Symposium - Wednesday, Sept. 20th
Featuring undergraduate McNair scholar presentations of the 2017 McNair summer research internships. Presentations will last 30 minutes ...
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24th McNair Scholars Research Symposium - Wednesday, Sept. 20th
Featuring undergraduate McNair scholar presentations of the 2017 McNair summer research internships. Presentations will last 30 minutes ...
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24th McNair Scholars Research Symposium - Wednesday, Sept. 20th
Featuring undergraduate McNair scholar presentations of the 2017 McNair summer research internships. Presentations will last 30 minutes ...
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Events

College of Education Research Symposium
The Department of Academic Enrichment will host the first College of Education Research Symposium of this academic year on Monday, September ...
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The House
Location: Elliott Student Union Cinema Free showings Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays! Must present UCM ID. $1 concessions! Showtimes: ...
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The House
Location: Elliott Student Union Cinema Free showings Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays! Must present UCM ID. $1 concessions! Showtimes: ...
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The House
Location: Elliott Student Union Cinema Free showings Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays! Must present UCM ID. $1 concessions! Showtimes: ...
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"The House" Movie Event
Join the Elliott Student Union for a Pre-Movie Event! Prior to the showing of The House, we will have Blackjack Tables, the Cash Cube, and ...
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"The House" Movie Event
Join the Elliott Student Union for a Pre-Movie Event! Prior to the showing of The House, we will have Blackjack Tables, the Cash Cube, and ...
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"The House" Movie Event
Join the Elliott Student Union for a Pre-Movie Event! Prior to the showing of The House, we will have Blackjack Tables, the Cash Cube, and ...
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Selma- Special Showing at the Union Cinema
The Elliott Student Union Cinema will be showing Selma as part of Constitution Week! A chronicle of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s campaign ...
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Guest Lecture to Examine Diversity in the Women's Suffrage Movement
Cathleen Cahill, associate professor of history at Pennsylvania State University and distinguished lecturer for the Organization of American ...
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Guest Lecture to Examine Diversity in the Women's Suffrage Movement
Cathleen Cahill, associate professor of history at Pennsylvania State University and distinguished lecturer for the Organization of American ...
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UCM Center for Global Education Grand Opening, September 21, 2:00-4:00 p.m., Union 302
Join the staff of UCM's newly re-branded Center for Global Education (formerly the International Center) as we celebrate our grand opening! ...
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UCM Center for Global Education Grand Opening, September 21, 2:00-4:00 p.m., Union 302
Join the staff of UCM's newly re-branded Center for Global Education (formerly the International Center) as we celebrate our grand opening! ...
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UCM Center for Global Education Grand Opening, September 21, 2:00-4:00 p.m., Union 302
Join the staff of UCM's newly re-branded Center for Global Education (formerly the International Center) as we celebrate our grand opening! ...
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Registration is now open for Big Pink Volleyball!
Registration is now open for the 7th Annual Big Pink Volleyball Tournament!The Big Pink Volleyball tournament is hosted by Fraternity and ...
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Registration is now open for Big Pink Volleyball!
Registration is now open for the 7th Annual Big Pink Volleyball Tournament!The Big Pink Volleyball tournament is hosted by Fraternity and ...
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Center for Global Education Grand Opening--Today, 2-4 p.m., Union 302
Join the staff of UCM's newly re-branded Center for Global Education (formerly the International Center) as we celebrate our grand opening ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Learning Day Proposals Now Being Accepted
You are invited to submit a proposal for a presentation at UCM Learning Day to be held January 4th, 2018. Proposals are due by October 16, ...
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Learning Day Proposals Now Being Accepted
You are invited to submit a proposal for a presentation at UCM Learning Day to be held January 4th, 2018. Proposals are due by October 16, ...
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Utilizing Engaging Technology TLI Workshops
We have several workshops scheduled through the Transformational Learning Initiative that focus on specific ways you can integrate ...
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CTL Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of September 25-29, 2017 - click on the university calendar link for complete descriptions. ...
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Foundation & Alumni

Student Disaster Relief Fund
The UCM Alumni Foundation encourages anyone wishing to lend aid to the recent hurricane victims to please donate directly to our students ...
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General

Fall Cleaning?
The UCM Breakers will be having their annual garage sale on Sat., Sept. 30 from 8-12 p.m. ...
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What's the MAPS Office up to?
As we begin to approach mid-semester, the MAPS Office wanted to reach out with a quick overview of what we provide to help boost the success ...
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Read the Muleskinner: Issue 4, Vol. 112
This week in the Muleskinner: Photography program no longer accepting majors/minors; digitalBURG.com becomes primary portal for all student ...
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Read the Muleskinner: Issue 4, Vol. 112
This week in the Muleskinner: Photography program no longer accepting majors/minors; digitalBURG.com becomes primary portal for all student ...
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Fitzgerald Dining Center


Fitzgerald Dining Center will be closed on Friday, September 22, 2017.

Fitz Diner will be open at 9pm - 2am.

For more information:
Download: Fitzgerald Closed.pdf
Contact Diane Wirthwein at lwirthwein@ucmo.edu or call 6605434012

Fitzgerald Dining Center


Fitzgerald Dining Center will be closed on Friday, September 22, 2017.

Fitz Diner will be open at 9pm - 2am.

For more information:
Download: Fitzgerald Closed.pdf
Contact Diane Wirthwein at lwirthwein@ucmo.edu or call 6605434012


Health & Wellness

Join Weight Watchers & Get a FREE Starter Kit
Weight Watchers is held right here on campus every Thursday in the Student Recreation and Wellness Center Conference room. Weigh-in being ...
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Flu Vaccination Clinic
Fall is back and it's time for your annual Flu Vaccine! Come see us on Wednesday, September 20th from 8am-4pm at the SRWC East Lower Court ...
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Flu Vaccination Clinic
Fall is back and it's time for your annual Flu Vaccine! Come see us on Wednesday, September 20th from 8am-4pm at the SRWC East Lower Court ...
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Mental Fitness for September 18 & 21: Body Image
The way we see ourselves and our bodies can impact our confidence, our relationships, our moods, and our choices. Students will gain better ...
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Mental Fitness for September 18 & 21: Body Image
The way we see ourselves and our bodies can impact our confidence, our relationships, our moods, and our choices. Students will gain better ...
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Mental Fitness for September 18 & 21: Body Image
The way we see ourselves and our bodies can impact our confidence, our relationships, our moods, and our choices. Students will gain better ...
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Mental Fitness for September 18 & 21: Body Image
The way we see ourselves and our bodies can impact our confidence, our relationships, our moods, and our choices. Students will gain better ...
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Mental Fitness for September 18 & 21: Body Image
The way we see ourselves and our bodies can impact our confidence, our relationships, our moods, and our choices. Students will gain better ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Health 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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MO Deferred Comp representative David Gibson will be on campus Sept. 20th.
David Gibson with MO Deferred Comp will present a seminar titled, "What's A Target Date Fund". Please see the link below for registration ...
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MO Deferred Comp representative David Gibson will be on campus Sept. 20th.
David Gibson with MO Deferred Comp will present a seminar titled, "What's A Target Date Fund". Please see the link below for registration ...
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MO Deferred Comp representative David Gibson will be on campus Sept. 20th.
David Gibson with MO Deferred Comp will present a seminar titled, "What's A Target Date Fund". Please see the link below for registration ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on our campus Thursday, September 21st.
Murdock Banner Financial groups rep, Chad Appleton will be on campus Thursday, Sept. 21st from 2:00-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on our campus Thursday, September 21st.
Murdock Banner Financial groups rep, Chad Appleton will be on campus Thursday, Sept. 21st from 2:00-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, ...
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Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner Financial will be on our campus Thursday, September 21st.
Murdock Banner Financial groups rep, Chad Appleton will be on campus Thursday, Sept. 21st from 2:00-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, ...
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Alan Brandt with Edward Jones will be on our campus Thursday, September 21st.
Edward Jones rep Alan Brandt will be on campus Thurs., Sept. 21st from 3-4:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Alan Brandt with Edward Jones will be on our campus Thursday, September 21st.
Edward Jones rep Alan Brandt will be on campus Thurs., Sept. 21st from 3-4:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Alan Brandt with Edward Jones will be on our campus Thursday, September 21st.
Edward Jones rep Alan Brandt will be on campus Thurs., Sept. 21st from 3-4:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Employee Time Sheets Due Today
Today at 11:59 PM is the deadline for the pay period of September 1 - 15. ...
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KMOS-TV

The First Bombs are Dropped on Vietnam
With South Vietnam in chaos, Hanoi accelerates the insurgency, sending combat troops to the South. Fearing Saigon's collapse, President ...
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Protests Surface in America
Defying American airpower, North Vietnamese troops and materiel stream down the Ho Chi Minh Trail, while Saigon struggles to pacify the ...
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American Involvement in Vietnam Deepens
President Kennedy and his advisers wrestle with how deeply to get involved in South Vietnam. As the increasingly autocratic Diem regime ...
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Surprise Attacks in Vietnam
Enemy body counts and American casualties mount as GIs chase an elusive foe and face deadly ambushes and artillery. While Hanoi lays plans ...
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Latinos & Vietnam
Examine the Latino experience during a war that placed its heaviest burden on the working class. Framing the documentary are memoirs of two ...
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Americans lose faith in Johnson's plan
Seeing the violence and brutality of the Tet Offensive unfold on television, Americans begin to doubt Johnson's promise of "light at the end ...
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Mules and Jennies Athletics

Jennies Softball Camp!
Jennies Softball is hosting Skills, Pitching, and Catching camps on October 7! Visit JenniesSoftballCamps.com for more information and ...
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News and Events

Growth in New Freshmen, Transfers Among UCM Enrollment Successes
Successes that include 5.1 percent growth in new freshmen, a 3.4 percent increase in new transfer students, and a 1.1 percent increase in ...
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Growth in New Freshmen, Transfers Among UCM Enrollment Successes
Successes that include 5.1 percent growth in new freshmen, a 3.4 percent increase in new transfer students, and a 1.1 percent increase in ...
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Growth in New Freshmen, Transfers Among UCM Enrollment Successes
Successes that include 5.1 percent growth in new freshmen, a 3.4 percent increase in new transfer students, and a 1.1 percent increase in ...
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Building Partnerships, UCM Group Welcomed to Nepal's Largest University
A travel mission designed to promote opportunities for international students and to develop new partnerships benefiting students at the ...
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Building Partnerships, UCM Group Welcomed to Nepal's Largest University
A travel mission designed to promote opportunities for international students and to develop new partnerships benefiting students at the ...
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Building Partnerships, UCM Group Welcomed to Nepal's Largest University
A travel mission designed to promote opportunities for international students and to develop new partnerships benefiting students at the ...
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Calderon Family Recognized as UCM Family of the Year
The family of UCM freshman Jose Calderon, Independence, was named the UCM Family of the Year as part of UCM's annual Family Weekend Sept. ...
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Calderon Family Recognized as UCM Family of the Year
The family of UCM freshman Jose Calderon, Independence, was named the UCM Family of the Year as part of UCM's annual Family Weekend Sept. ...
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Calderon Family Recognized as UCM Family of the Year
The family of UCM freshman Jose Calderon, Independence, was named the UCM Family of the Year as part of UCM's annual Family Weekend Sept. ...
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Efforts to Tell UCM Story Contribute to Dickson's Top University Relations Honor
Having grown up on a farm outside the British community of King's Lynn, Norfolk, Ruth Dickson's earliest influences in education came from ...
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Newsletters

Chamber Flash e-Newsletter
The Chamber Flash features information from local businesses and organizations who are members of the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce. ...
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Priority Information

2018 Open Enrollment and Insurance Information Meetings
2018 Benefit Open Enrollment will be October 23, 2017 through November 3, 2017. This year is an active enrollment year which means you must ...
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Student Activities

Actuarial Career Fair
The Actuarial Organization of the University of Central Missouri will host the 2017 Actuarial Career Fair on Tuesday September 26, ...
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Diversity To Go
Looking for an opportunity for your organization to learn and grow together in your awareness of diversity, inclusion, and identity? Look no ...
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Diversity To Go
Looking for an opportunity for your organization to learn and grow together in your awareness of diversity, inclusion, and identity? Look no ...
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Royal Blush Drag Show & Transformation
On Wednesday, September 27th everyone is invited to come witness the transformation process of a Drag Queen! The event will start at 3 p.m. ...
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Royal Blush Drag Show & Transformation
On Wednesday, September 27th everyone is invited to come witness the transformation process of a Drag Queen! The event will start at 3 p.m. ...
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University Store

30% off Mules Gear today at the UCM Store


With the Mules big win over the Griffons, you'll receive 30% off UCM apparel & gifts today at the UCM Store and at ucmbookstore.com.

For more information:
Contact Leah Sobba at sobba@ucmo.edu