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Plan for Retirement: Attend Upcoming Planning Sessions

July 21st, 2014 · Events, Health and Wellness, Human Resources

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At this time in your life, you’re working and taking care of your family. You’ve managed to put away some money to help out for the unexpected, but meeting the ends can sometimes be a stretch. [Read more →]

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2014 Regalia Run Takes Place on Sept. 28

July 21st, 2014 · Events

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Join the fun and support UMKC’s students at the second annual UMKC Regalia Run/Walk 5K and kids’ Kangaroo Hop on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. [Read more →]

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Fall 2014 FaCET Conference Registration is Now Open

July 21st, 2014 · Events

FACET[The following was provided by the Faculty Center for Excellence in Teaching.]

Entitled “Stellar Student Support: Enhancing Learning Through Supplemental Instruction, General Education and Online Education,” the FaCET conference [Read more →]

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UM System Introducing New Medical Plan Choices, Selection Required

July 21st, 2014 · Health and Wellness, Human Resources

[The following was provided by UM Total Rewards: Benefits, Compensation, Retirement and Wellness programs.]

For 2015, the University of Missouri is introducing new medical plan choices, as well as new wellness incentive options, offering you up to $450 for taking steps to live a healthier life. [Read more →]

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Smoke-Free Campus Begins August 1

July 21st, 2014 · Health and Wellness

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On August 1, 2014, the University of Missouri-Kansas City will go smoke- and tobacco free. [Read more →]

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“Ready for our Close-Up”

July 21st, 2014 · Events

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Lights! Camera! Drone! Action! The Quad has a cameo role as Hollywood Midwest today. [Read more →]

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American Idol at UMKC 101

July 14th, 2014 · Events

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Auditions for the popular television show “American Idol” will be held next Monday, July 21 on Swinney Commons — the space between the Swinney Recreation Center, Atterbury Student Success Center and Miller Nichols Learning Center. [Read more →]

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Interim Dean Selected for School of Education

July 14th, 2014 · News

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Chrisanthia (Chris) Brown, Ph.D., will serve as interim dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Education. [Read more →]

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Join UMKC’s Team for Race for the Cure

July 14th, 2014 · Events, Health and Wellness

race[The following was provided by Human Resources.]

Join UMKC’s team in the upcoming Race for the Cure.  Walk, Run or Sleep In on Sunday, August 10. We will make it easy for anyone joining the UMKC team. Register and pick up your race packets and T-shirts on campus.  [Read more →]

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President Obama Appoints IHD Researcher

July 14th, 2014 · Awards and Honors

Reynolds[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.]

This August, President Obama will gather his new appointees for the President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities (PCPID) in Washington, DC. Among them will be Michelle C. (Sheli) Reynolds, Ph.D., an 18-year University of Missouri-Kansas City Institute for Human Development program director. [Read more →]

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