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News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, February 20


Academics

Student Progress Reports are Due Tuesday, February 21st at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports now through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, February 21st. Grades can be entered through MyCentral - go ...
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2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs
If your office has information in the first 62 pages of the 2016 Undergraduate Catalog and/or the first 27 pages of the 2016 Graduate ...
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2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs
If your office has information in the first 62 pages of the 2016 Undergraduate Catalog and/or the first 27 pages of the 2016 Graduate ...
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2017 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs
If your office has information in the first 62 pages of the 2016 Undergraduate Catalog and/or the first 27 pages of the 2016 Graduate ...
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Student Progress Reports are Due TODAY, February 21st at Noon
Faculty may enter Student Progress Reports through 12:00 noon on Tuesday, February 21st. Grades can be entered through MyCentral - go to ...
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Spring Semester Academic Dates & Deadlines
Faculty and staff can find listings of academic dates and deadlines (refunds, last days to add/drop, etc.) at www.ucmo.edu/registrar/dates/. ...
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Schedule Planner Software Makes Creating a Schedule a Breeze!
Summer/Fall 2017 Schedule Planner is now available! Create dozens of possible schedules in seconds! ...
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Two Weeks Left to Apply for UCM Foundation Scholarships
Students are encouraged to use the quick and easy online program, MoCents. The deadline to submit applications for scholarships is March 1. ...
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Two Weeks Left to Apply for UCM Foundation Scholarships
Students are encouraged to use the quick and easy online program, MoCents. The deadline to submit applications for scholarships is March 1. ...
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Two Weeks Left to Apply for UCM Foundation Scholarships
Students are encouraged to use the quick and easy online program, MoCents. The deadline to submit applications for scholarships is March 1. ...
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UCM’s Learning Commons announces expanded services and programming for spring semester
The Department of Academic Enrichment and UCM’s Learning Commons are excited to announce the launch of UCM’s Digital Learning Commons, ...
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UCM’s Learning Commons announces expanded services and programming for spring semester
The Department of Academic Enrichment and UCM’s Learning Commons are excited to announce the launch of UCM’s Digital Learning Commons, ...
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UCM’s Learning Commons announces expanded services and programming for spring semester
The Department of Academic Enrichment and UCM’s Learning Commons are excited to announce the launch of UCM’s Digital Learning Commons, ...
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Awards & Honors

Learning to a Greater Degree Award Nominations Due 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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Renee T. Betz Fund for Women Scholars
The Renee T. Betz Scholarship for Women Scholars is available through the University of Central Missouri Foundation for a student pursuing a ...
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Outstanding Support Staff Nominations Now Being Accepted
Nominations are now being taken for the 2017 Outstanding Support Staff Award. Please nominate someone that has gone above and beyond their ...
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Outstanding Support Staff Nominations Now Being Accepted
Nominations are now being taken for the 2017 Outstanding Support Staff Award. Please nominate someone that has gone above and beyond their ...
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Talking Mules State Champions Runner-Up
The Talking Mules Speech and Debate Team placed 2nd in Open Overall Sweepstakes this past weekend, February 18-19, making them the 2016-17 ...
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Talking Mules State Champions Runner-Up
The Talking Mules Speech and Debate Team placed 2nd in Open Overall Sweepstakes this past weekend, February 18-19, making them the 2016-17 ...
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Talking Mules State Champions Runner-Up
The Talking Mules Speech and Debate Team placed 2nd in Open Overall Sweepstakes this past weekend, February 18-19, making them the 2016-17 ...
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2017-2018 Honors College Faculty Fellows Named
The Honors College is pleased to announce that Professor Janice Putnam (Nursing) and Professor Keshav Bhattarai (Geography) have been ...
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2017-2018 Honors College Faculty Fellows Named
The Honors College is pleased to announce that Professor Janice Putnam (Nursing) and Professor Keshav Bhattarai (Geography) have been ...
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Conferences

Human Trafficking Speaker March 7th
We hope you will be able to join us for our annual conference on March 7th in Union 240. This year Pam Hamilton, creator of the Human ...
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Human Trafficking Speaker March 7th
We hope you will be able to join us for our annual conference on March 7th in Union 240. This year Pam Hamilton, creator of the Human ...
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Human Trafficking Speaker March 7th
We hope you will be able to join us for our annual conference on March 7th in Union 240. This year Pam Hamilton, creator of the Human ...
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Events

Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, PG-13
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, PG-13
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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Free Faculty/Staff Showing: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, PG-13
Free for faculty and staff! ...
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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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UCM Saxophone Studio Recital
Join the UCM Saxophone Studios for an evening of solo and chamber music performances from the students of Mr. Alastair Wright and Mr. James ...
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UCM Saxophone Studio Recital
Join the UCM Saxophone Studios for an evening of solo and chamber music performances from the students of Mr. Alastair Wright and Mr. James ...
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UCM Saxophone Studio Recital
Join the UCM Saxophone Studios for an evening of solo and chamber music performances from the students of Mr. Alastair Wright and Mr. James ...
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Have questions about Medicare?
If you are, or soon will be, Medicare eligible, you probably have LOTS of questions. Care Connection is presenting a "Medicare 101" ...
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Current Chatter- Feb 21 WDE 219 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Current Chatter is where coffee, college students and current events collide! ...
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Current Chatter- Feb 21 WDE 219 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Current Chatter is where coffee, college students and current events collide! ...
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LEAD: Muggles Who Juggle: Nonmagical Ways To Get Things Done
Join us for our next LEAD Speaker Series event on Tuesday, February 21 at 3pm in Union 229. Liz Cassidy and Jeanne Woon of the UCM ...
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LEAD: Muggles Who Juggle: Nonmagical Ways To Get Things Done
Join us for our next LEAD Speaker Series event on Tuesday, February 21 at 3pm in Union 229. Liz Cassidy and Jeanne Woon of the UCM ...
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Speaker Broadcast Series: Curt Menefee
Come join us for our Speaker Broadcast Series on Tuesday, February 21 at 6pm in WDE 2020. Curt Menefee will discuss how to turn failures and ...
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Speaker Broadcast Series: Curt Menefee
Come join us for our Speaker Broadcast Series on Tuesday, February 21 at 6pm in WDE 2020. Curt Menefee will discuss how to turn failures and ...
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SHOP FOR A CAUSE AT BOMBSHELL'S BOUTIQUE
UCM students are traveling to Treasure Beach, Jamaica. ...
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SHOP FOR A CAUSE AT BOMBSHELL'S BOUTIQUE
UCM students are traveling to Treasure Beach, Jamaica. ...
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SHOP FOR A CAUSE AT BOMBSHELL'S BOUTIQUE
UCM students are traveling to Treasure Beach, Jamaica. ...
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March Community Coffe & Kirkpatrick Day - March 3, 2017
"Ceade Mile Failte" (one hundred thousand welcomes) Please join Library Services and Mrs. Kirkpatrick as we celebrate Community Coffee & ...
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UCM Alum Brittany Harris is Black History Month Program Keynote
Join the Africana Studies Leadership Council's Black History Month Celebration on Sunday, February 26th at 6pm in Nahm Auditorium. For more ...
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UCM Alum Brittany Harris is Black History Month Program Keynote
Join the Africana Studies Leadership Council's Black History Month Celebration on Sunday, February 26th at 6pm in Nahm Auditorium. For more ...
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Faculty

Deadline Tomorrow - Graduate Scholars Symposium
Tomorrow is the last day to submit entries for the Graduate Scholars Symposium. All entries must be made by Wednesday, February 22nd. Enter ...
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LAST DAY! Submit Your Entries for the Graduate Scholars Symposium
Today is the last day GER will be accepting entries for the Graduate Scholars Symposium. To enter, visit the link below. If you have ...
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Extended Deadline - Graduate Scholars Symposium
Graduate Education and Research has extended the deadline for poster submissions for the Graduate Scholars Symposium to March 3rd. Multiple ...
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Faculty/Staff Training

Safe Zone Workshop - Spring Dates (2/28 & 4/21)
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the MAPS office. This workshop offers information on LGBTQ identities, ...
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Safe Zone Workshop - Spring Dates (2/28 & 4/21)
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the MAPS office. This workshop offers information on LGBTQ identities, ...
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Safe Zone Workshop - Spring Dates (2/28 & 4/21)
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the MAPS office. This workshop offers information on LGBTQ identities, ...
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Safe Zone Workshop - Spring Dates (2/28 & 4/21)
Safe Zone is a program offered jointly by the UCM Counseling Center & the MAPS office. This workshop offers information on LGBTQ identities, ...
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March 16th: Faculty/Staff Green Dot Training
We are offering our second Faculty/Staff training for the year on March 16th from 2:00-6:00 p.m. (finger foods will be provided). The Green ...
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March 16th: Faculty/Staff Green Dot Training
We are offering our second Faculty/Staff training for the year on March 16th from 2:00-6:00 p.m. (finger foods will be provided). The Green ...
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March 16th: Faculty/Staff Green Dot Training
We are offering our second Faculty/Staff training for the year on March 16th from 2:00-6:00 p.m. (finger foods will be provided). The Green ...
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Transformational Learning March and April 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 March and April 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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CTL Trainings
Faculty/Staff Training for the Week of February 27-March 3, 2017 - click on the university calendar link for complete descriptions. ...
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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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Information Sessions for Academic Resource Coach Positions
February 13-21, the MAPS office will host Information Sessions about the Academic Resource Coach (ARC) positions open for Fall 2017. ...
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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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Spring Break Service Opportunities!
Are you and/or your family looking for something to do over spring break? ...
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Spring Break Service Opportunities!
Are you and/or your family looking for something to do over spring break? ...
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NEW! Union Digital Signage Submission Procedure


Want to advertise your event on the Union's Digital Signage? Follow the link to find out how!

For more information:
Go to: https://docs.google.com/document/d/187u8v9Xmk_-JPXWtXnRITuO5L8SrCm-Tk4PgJeGlcIw/edit?usp=sharing
Contact Amy Jenkins at ajenkins@ucmo.edu

Proposed revisions to intellectual property rights policies and procedures
Please find attached a memo regarding proposed revisions to the UCM policy on intellectual property rights, intellectual property right ...
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Proposed revisions to intellectual property rights policies and procedures
Please find attached a memo regarding proposed revisions to the UCM policy on intellectual property rights, intellectual property right ...
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Proposed revisions to intellectual property rights policies and procedures
Please find attached a memo regarding proposed revisions to the UCM policy on intellectual property rights, intellectual property right ...
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Proposed revisions to intellectual property rights policies and procedures
Please find attached a memo regarding proposed revisions to the UCM policy on intellectual property rights, intellectual property right ...
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Proposed revisions to intellectual property rights policies and procedures
Please find attached a memo regarding proposed revisions to the UCM policy on intellectual property rights, intellectual property right ...
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International Student Weekly Newsletter
In an effort to provide UCM's international students, as well as the UCM campus in general, with up-to-date information about developments ...
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Diversity and Inclusion Task Force Seeks Student Members
The City of Warrensburg's Diversity and Inclusion Task Force is looking for one UCM student and one Warrensburg High School student to join ...
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Diversity and Inclusion Task Force Seeks Student Members
The City of Warrensburg's Diversity and Inclusion Task Force is looking for one UCM student and one Warrensburg High School student to join ...
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Old Drum Ambassador
Old Drum Day is just around the corner! Check out a fun way you can make your best friend, the best of the best! ...
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Thanks from UGR-ES for the promotion of the 2017 Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day!
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships wants to thank all the amazing faculty members, staff, department chairs, the ...
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Thanks from UGR-ES for the promotion of the 2017 Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day!
The Office of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships wants to thank all the amazing faculty members, staff, department chairs, the ...
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Storm Spotter Training March 22
The National Weather Service is offering storm spotter training from 7 to 8:30 p.m. March 22 in Nahm Auditorium, University of Central ...
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Health & Wellness

Inspire Event with Weight Watchers
An Inspire Event will be held at UCM on Thursday, February 23rd. The event will be held normal meeting time (12:30 pm), but add a little ...
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Inspire Event with Weight Watchers
An Inspire Event will be held at UCM on Thursday, February 23rd. The event will be held normal meeting time (12:30 pm), but add a little ...
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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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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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Mumps Update-Feb. 24 Vaccination Clinic
Cooperating with state agencies to help prevent the spread of mumps on college and university campuses, the University of Central Missouri ...
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Mumps Update-Feb. 24 Vaccination Clinic
Cooperating with state agencies to help prevent the spread of mumps on college and university campuses, the University of Central Missouri ...
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Mumps Update-Feb. 24 Vaccination Clinic
Cooperating with state agencies to help prevent the spread of mumps on college and university campuses, the University of Central Missouri ...
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LGBTQIA Therapy Group for Students Forming Now
Please feel free to pass this opportunity along to any students who may benefit from this group. ...
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LGBTQIA Therapy Group for Students Forming Now
Please feel free to pass this opportunity along to any students who may benefit from this group. ...
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LGBTQIA Therapy Group for Students Forming Now
Please feel free to pass this opportunity along to any students who may benefit from this group. ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Dave Yount rep with Metlife will be on campus Tuesday, February 21st.
Dave Yount with MetLife will be on our campus Tues., Feb. 21st from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. ...
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Dave Yount rep with Metlife will be on campus Tuesday, February 21st.
Dave Yount with MetLife will be on our campus Tues., Feb. 21st from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. ...
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Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thursday, February 23rd.
Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on our campus Feb. 23rd from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thursday, February 23rd.
Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on our campus Feb. 23rd from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Chad Appleton rep with Murdock Banner Financial will be on campus Thursday, February 23rd.
Chad Appleton with Murdock Banner will be on our campus Feb. 23rd from 2-3:00 p.m. For an appointment with him, please call ext. 4255 or ...
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Crisis Leave Pool Donations now being accepted.
We are now accepting crisis leave donations. Only accrued VACATION time may be donated to the Crisis Leave Pool. The deadline to donate is ...
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Crisis Leave Pool Donations now being accepted.
We are now accepting crisis leave donations. Only accrued VACATION time may be donated to the Crisis Leave Pool. The deadline to donate is ...
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Crisis Leave Pool Donations now being accepted.
We are now accepting crisis leave donations. Only accrued VACATION time may be donated to the Crisis Leave Pool. The deadline to donate is ...
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KMOS-TV

Talk - Race in America
In the wake of recent tragic and fatal events between men of color and law enforcement, learn how black and Hispanic families counsel their ...
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Maya Angelou: American Masters
Journey through the prolific life of the I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings author and activist who inspired generations with lyrical modern ...
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Spy in the Wild, A Nature Miniseries: Bad Behavior
Spy Creatures infiltrate the underground world of animal mischief, crime and retribution. Spy Monkey is caught between crossfires as real ...
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NOVA: Why Trains Crash
Trains are essential for moving freight and people throughout the world, but they are far from accident-free. Follow investigators as they ...
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City in the Sky: Arrival
What goes up must come down-and getting passengers safely back to earth depends on complex global networks and some astonishing technology. ...
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Show-Me Ag: FAPRI
Uncertainty has always been a part of agriculture but maybe now more than ever. Global economics are making things extremely volatile, with ...
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Great Performances: New York City Ballet in C
Enjoy two classic ballets by George Balanchine: Georges Bizet's sparkling Symphony in C, and the rarely seen Sonatine to the music of ...
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Austin City Limits: Kendrick Lamar
Experience an hour of contemporary hip-hop from Grammy-nominated superstar Kendrick Lamar. The Compton rapper plays songs from his acclaimed ...
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Victoria on Masterpiece - Ep. 2, 3, and 4
Brocket Hall - Courtship at court leads to second thoughts. Will Victoria and Albert take the fateful step? ...
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Meetings

Faculty Senate Meeting February 22, 2017


The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday February 22, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808

Faculty Senate Meeting February 22, 2017


The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday February 22, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808

Faculty Senate Meeting February 22, 2017


The Faculty Senate will meet at 3:15 p.m. in union 237A on Wednesday February 22, 2017. This is an open meeting.

For more information:
Contact Dianne Gower at gower@ucmo.edu or call 6605434808


News and Events

Department of Theatre and Dance Presents "9 Circles"
Based on actual events, 9 Circles follows the fictional character of Daniel Reeves after his discharge from military service during ...
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Event Highlights Opportunities at Center for Multiculturalism and Inclusivity
Accomplishments that have taken place over the past five months of operation, and future activities at the University of Central Missouri's ...
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Victory Media Ranks UCM No. 1 in Class as Military Spouse Friendly School
Nearly three months after earning a Top 10 Gold-level Military Friendly School Award, the University of Central Missouri has received a ...
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Victory Media Ranks UCM No. 1 in Class as Military Spouse Friendly School
Nearly three months after earning a Top 10 Gold-level Military Friendly School Award, the University of Central Missouri has received a ...
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Victory Media Ranks UCM No. 1 in Class as Military Spouse Friendly School
Nearly three months after earning a Top 10 Gold-level Military Friendly School Award, the University of Central Missouri has received a ...
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UCM Hosts Two Performances by The Acting Company from New York
The Acting Company, a New York professional touring ensemble, will bring two performances to the UCM's James L. Highlander Theatre stage ...
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UCM Hosts Two Performances by The Acting Company from New York
The Acting Company, a New York professional touring ensemble, will bring two performances to the UCM's James L. Highlander Theatre stage ...
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UCM Hosts Two Performances by The Acting Company from New York
The Acting Company, a New York professional touring ensemble, will bring two performances to the UCM's James L. Highlander Theatre stage ...
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Storm Spotter Training March 22
The National Weather Service is offering storm spotter training from 7 to 8:30 p.m. March 22 in Nahm Auditorium, University of Central ...
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Newsletters

Honorably Speaking
The Honors College is pleased to announce that the sixth 2016-2017 issue of our electronic student newsletter, "Honorably Speaking", is now ...
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Office of Technology

Please Validate Your Phone and Address Information in MyCentral
We need your assistance! As Office of Technology staff members continue to work with AT&T to prepare for the deployment of the new campus ...
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Please Validate Your Phone and Address Information in MyCentral
We need your assistance! As Office of Technology staff members continue to work with AT&T to prepare for the deployment of the new campus ...
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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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University Store

30% Mascot Madness Discount Today!
Mules and Jennies both defeated Missouri Southern on the basketball court last night. Our customers win when the teams win. Save 30% on ...
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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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Is there a monument, memorial, or dedication plaque in your building?
Help us catalog campus monuments and memorials! You are invited to assist the staff of UCM's McClure Archives and University Museum in ...
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Retirement Reception for Don Schawo
Please join Facilities,Planning,and Operations staff in wishing Don Schawo a happy and well deserved retirement on February 27 in the FPO ...
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Seeking Vietnam-Era Veterans
The McClure Archives and University Museum, in preparation for its upcoming exhibition commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam ...
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Reminder - Open Forum on Multifunction Copiers Today
This is a reminder that the campus community is invited to attend an open forum regarding Multifunction Copiers that will be held from 3:00 ...
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Pleiades Visiting Writers Series Reading: Nance Van Winckel and Jacques Rancourt
Today, Thursday, Feb. 23 at 2 p.m. in the Gallery of Art & Design. The writers Nance Van Winckel and Jacques Rancourt will be reading. We'd ...
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