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UCM Daily

News, notices, and happenings for the UCM community for the week of Monday, January 15


Academics

Enrollment Validation - Wednesday-Sunday Absences - Report by Monday at Noon
Please report absences for Wednesday-Sunday classes by noon on Monday, January 15th. ...
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Awards & Honors

Student Employee of the Year Award
Nominations for Student Employee of the Year are now live! If you have a student employee who you feel should be recognized for this award ...
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Ms. Amber Scroggs, ELI Faculty, receives CTL Institutional Improvement Grant
Congratulations to Ms. Amber Scroggs, a full-time faculty member in the English Language Institute/Center for Global Education. She received ...
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Conferences

LAST CHANCE - Presentation Proposals Needed for Inclusivity Conference
You are invited to submit a proposal for a presentation at President's Commission on Inclusivity Conference to be held March 15th, 2018 in ...
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Events

National Blonde Brownie Day
Celebrate National Blonde Brownie Day with the Elliott Student Union. Stop by the ESU to enjoy a FREE afternoon snack on January 22 between ...
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National Blonde Brownie Day
Celebrate National Blonde Brownie Day with the Elliott Student Union. Stop by the ESU to enjoy a FREE afternoon snack on January 22 between ...
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Cozy Night in with Christian Campus House
The Elliott Student Union and the Christian Campus House invites you to enjoy a break from the winter cold with a hot beverage bar, snacks, ...
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Cozy Night in with Christian Campus House
The Elliott Student Union and the Christian Campus House invites you to enjoy a break from the winter cold with a hot beverage bar, snacks, ...
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Welcome Back Bowling Bash
The Union Bowling Center wants to welcome you back to campus! Join the UBC for the Welcome Back Bowling Bash on January 19 between 7:00pm ...
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Call for Submissions: Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day
Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day ...
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Call for Submissions: Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day
Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day ...
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Call for Submissions: Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day
Scholars Symposium and Creative Achievement Day ...
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Union Cinema: Thank you for your Service
Union Cinema:Thank you for your Service ...
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Union Cinema: Thank you for your Service
Union Cinema:Thank you for your Service ...
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Emeriti Association Coffee on January 18
All members of the UCM Emeriti Association and their guests are invited to share coffee, conversation and a serving of apple cobbler on ...
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Emeriti Association Coffee on January 18
All members of the UCM Emeriti Association and their guests are invited to share coffee, conversation and a serving of apple cobbler on ...
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Emeriti Association Coffee on January 18
All members of the UCM Emeriti Association and their guests are invited to share coffee, conversation and a serving of apple cobbler on ...
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Community Music Program Online Registration Open through January 17
The UCM Dept of Music announces that registration for the Spring semester of the Community Music Program runs now through January 17. You ...
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New lunch special: $8.99 Soup, Salad, and Baked Potato Bar!
Did you miss the debut last week? Come see us today at Traditions for the best, new deal in town! $8.99 for soup, salad, and a baked potato ...
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Winter Blood Drive
BLOOD SHORTAGE! ...
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Survival Girs' Night Out
Survival Adult Abuse Center, Inc., a nonprofit organization in Johnson County, provides shelter and support services to victims of domestic ...
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Faculty

Faculty Senate's Professional Enhancement Committee (PEC) Grant deadline date
The Professional Enhancement Committee (PEC) of the Faculty Senate has set PEC Grant deadline dates for Fall and Spring semester. The ...
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Faculty Senate's Professional Enhancement Committee (PEC) Grant deadline date
The Professional Enhancement Committee (PEC) of the Faculty Senate has set PEC Grant deadline dates for Fall and Spring semester. The ...
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Spring 2018 Graduate Faculty Assembly
If you are a faculty member with graduate faculty status, or a faculty member interested in working with graduate students, please make ...
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Spring 2018 Graduate Faculty Assembly
If you are a faculty member with graduate faculty status, or a faculty member interested in working with graduate students, please make ...
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General

Nominate student social leaders
WE NEED YOUR HELP! Do you know a student who is a social leader? Please nominate them to attend UCM Bystander Intervention training. When ...
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Nominate student social leaders
WE NEED YOUR HELP! Do you know a student who is a social leader? Please nominate them to attend UCM Bystander Intervention training. When ...
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2018 IRS Standard Mileage Rate
Effective January 1, 2018, the Internal Revenue Service issued the 2018 standard mileage reimbursement rate. The current rate is up 1 cent ...
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UCMarket Amazon Business Account Changes
Effective January 22, 2018, Amazon Business will no longer offer Free Two Day Shipping on orders over $49.00. However, free shipping (5-8 ...
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UCMarket Amazon Business Account Changes
Effective January 22, 2018, Amazon Business will no longer offer Free Two Day Shipping on orders over $49.00. However, free shipping (5-8 ...
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Mentors Wanted!
The MAPS Department is excited to announce that we currently have openings for faculty, staff, and upper-class mentor positions for our ...
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Mentors Wanted!
The MAPS Department is excited to announce that we currently have openings for faculty, staff, and upper-class mentor positions for our ...
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Retirement Reception for Jim Gill & Dean Murphy
Facilities, Planning and Operations would like to invite the University Community to help us celebrate the careers of Jim Gill and Dean ...
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Feedback for Learning Day 2018
Now that the dust has settled, please take a moment to provide feedback on Learning Day 2018. The evaluation can be found at the link below. ...
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Health & Wellness

Warrensburg Fitness CHallenge
The UCM Student Recreation & Wellness Center staff along with the Western Missouri Medical Center staff and the Warrensburg Community Center ...
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Mental Fitness for January 16: Skills for Responding in Risky Situations: The Green Dot Way
Finding yourself in a situation in which you hear about or witness interpersonal violence can be difficult. Prepare yourself with skills for ...
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LGBTQ Therapy Group at the Counseling Center
Please feel free to pass this opportunity along to any students who may benefit from this group. ...
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LGBTQ Therapy Group at the Counseling Center
Please feel free to pass this opportunity along to any students who may benefit from this group. ...
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Yoga Flow Cancelled, Today Only


There will not be a 5:15 PM Yoga Flow class tonight at the SRWC.

Class will resume as normal next week.

For more information:
Contact Suzy Latare at latare@ucmo.edu

Mental Fitness for January 22 and 23: Relaxation Strategies
Stress and tension can affect how we function on a daily basis. It is important to find regular times to relax in our daily lives. This ...
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Warrensburg Fitness Challenge
Ok folks your opportunity to get registered for the challenge is nearing an end. We will be at the Student Rec Center, Thursday, Jan. 19, ...
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Human Resources/Payroll

Health Coaching Sessions Available
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 Sessions Available
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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Employee Time Sheet Deadline Today
The time sheet deadline for employees to submit hours for the January 1st to January 15th is Wednesday, January 17th by 11:59 PM. This is ...
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KMOS-TV

The Iron Curtain Man
Visit the National Churchill Museum in Fulton, create some family heirlooms with Green Meadow Barn Company, go downtown for a delicious meal ...
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The Opioid Crisis
Understanding the Opioid Epidemic will combine stories of people and communities impacted by this epidemic along with information from ...
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KMOS supports local high schools and libraries with DVDs of The Vietnam War series
In September 2017 KMOS-TV broadcast a major documentary on America's involvement in the Vietnam War produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. ...
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News and Events

Department of Art and Design Celebrates Publication of Department History
The University of Central Missouri Department of Art and Design will celebrate the release of "Art and Design at Central," a history of the ...
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Office of Technology

Java Updates Beginning
The Office of Technology will begin updating Java versions campus-wide this week, in order to address security vulnerabilities with older ...
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Java Updates Beginning
The Office of Technology will begin updating Java versions campus-wide this week, in order to address security vulnerabilities with older ...
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Java Updates Beginning
The Office of Technology will begin updating Java versions campus-wide this week, in order to address security vulnerabilities with older ...
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Network Services, AT&T, Cisco Troubleshooting Visual Voicemail Retrieval Issues
Network Services in the Office of Technology is currently working with AT&T and Cisco Systems with regard to troubleshooting issues related ...
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Public Safety

Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) Women's self defense program
The University of Central Missouri Department of Public Safety is sponsoring the R.A.D. Basic Self Defense for Women program. The dates and ...
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Resisting Aggression with Defense (RAD for Men)
Empowering participants to make safer choices when confronted with aggressive behavior. The University of Central Missouri Department of ...
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Student Activities

Leadership opportunity for UCM Students
Who doesn't love a beginning of the semester get-together where you can meet other leadership-minded folk, get involved on the ground floor ...
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Diversity Education: Equality Photobooth
Stop by the Equality Photobooth on Wednesday, January 17th, from 11a.m.-1p.m.,in the Union Atrium to celebrate MLK week! Get your picture ...
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Diversity Education: Equality Photobooth
Stop by the Equality Photobooth on Wednesday, January 17th, from 11a.m.-1p.m.,in the Union Atrium to celebrate MLK week! Get your picture ...
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Tunnel of Oppression - Class Sign Up
Tunnel of Oppression is back again this semester, Feb. 5-6, and is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Union. If you would like to take a ...
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LEAD: National Thank a Mentor Day
Participate in a national day of celebration that recognizes your mentor.Take a moment from your day to write a card to thank a mentor that ...
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LEAD: National Thank a Mentor Day
Participate in a national day of celebration that recognizes your mentor.Take a moment from your day to write a card to thank a mentor that ...
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Volunteer Mo' Monthly on January 29!
YOU are invited to join UCM Volunteer Services as we volunteer with Survival House on Monday, January 29th from 3:00-6:00 p.m. We are ...
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Presenters for Leadership 2 Go
Would you like to be a guest presenter on leadership topics, such as communication, team building, and goal setting? Leadership 2 Go is ...
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You Are Invited

Volunteer Fair
Be sure and stop by the spring 2018 Volunteer Fair on Wed., Jan. 17 from 11-1 p.m. in the Elliott Student Union atrium. ...
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Join the Friendship Families Program!
Once again this semester, the MAPS office is working to match community members with new (and returning) international students through the ...
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Join the Friendship Families Program!
Once again this semester, the MAPS office is working to match community members with new (and returning) international students through the ...
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Join the Earth Week 2018 Planning Committee
Our first meeting for this years activities is Friday, 9am, January 19, at the Student Recreation & Wellness Center. Help plan, organize, ...
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Join the Earth Week 2018 Planning Committee
Our first meeting for this years activities is Friday, 9am, January 19, at the Student Recreation & Wellness Center. Help plan, organize, ...
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EAT Chipotle, HELP Build a House!
The UCM Breakers are having a fundraiser at Chipotle on Tues., Jan. 23 from 5-9 p.m. ...
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2018 Orientation Leader Applications Open
Applications for the 2018 Orientation team are now available. Applications are due on Saturday, January 27th by midnight. If you have any ...
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2018 Orientation Leader Applications Open
Applications for the 2018 Orientation team are now available. Applications are due on Saturday, January 27th by midnight. If you have any ...
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Retirement Reception for Charles Petentler
Enrollment Management will be hosting a retirement reception in honor of Charles "Chuck" Petentler, Chief International Recruitment Officer ...
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