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UMKC Mourns the Loss of Dr. John Haynes, 1934-2014

July 28th, 2014 · Uncategorized

Haynes_John[The following was provided by the School of Dentistry.]

The University mourns the loss of John I. Haynes, D.D.S., who passed away on July 23. He was 80. [Read more →]

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Kanter Appointed Dean of School of Medicine

July 28th, 2014 · Uncategorized

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

Steven L. Kanter, M.D., has been appointed dean of the School of Medicine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. [Read more →]

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UM System HIV Researchers to Study Drug Resistance in Cameroon Patients

July 28th, 2014 · Awards and Honors, Research

CMcArthur[The following was provided by the School of Dentistry.]

Carole McArthur, M.D., Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Oral and Craniofacial Science, and Stefan Sarafianos Ph.D., Chancellor’s Excellence Chair in Virology at the [Read more →]

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Bobby Watson Inducted into American Jazz Walk of Fame

July 28th, 2014 · Awards and Honors, Events

Watson5[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.]

Bobby Watson, William D. and Mary Grant/Missouri Professor of Jazz Studies at UMKC’s Conservatory of Music and Dance, will be honored with a place on Kansas City’s American Jazz Walk of Fame at the [Read more →]

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C25K – “Coach to 5K” Practices at Swinney

July 28th, 2014 · Events

RegaliaRunC25K[The following was provided by the Swinney Recreation Center.]

Are you interested in training for a 5K race at Swinney Recreation Center with colleagues, classmates, and friends? “Couch to 5K” (C25K) practices [Read more →]

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Plan for Retirement: Attend Upcoming Planning Sessions

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

RetirementNextExit[The following was provided by Human Resources.]

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

RegaliaRun[The following was provided by the Alumni Office.]

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

header-image-thick-300x92[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.]

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

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