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Entries from March 25th, 2013

Troy Lillebo Appointed to Mayor’s “Challenge Cabinet”

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Government and Higher Education, University Advancement

[The following was provided by University Advancement] Troy Lillebo, assistant vice chancellor for external relations, has been appointed by Kansas City Mayor Sly James to serve on the mayor’s “Challenge Cabinet,” a group of 30 young professionals that will act as an advisory panel to the city’s government.

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SOM Professor Named Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Director

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Life Sciences

[The following was provided by the Office of Public Relations] Michelle M. Haines, M.D., professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, has been appointed medical director for the cardiovascular intensive care unit (CVICU) at Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute.

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Art Historian Speaks About Discovering Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Arts and Literature

[The following was submitted by the Department of Art and Art History] Art Historian Robert Simon will present Finding Leonardo at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 5 in the Atkins Auditorium at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. 

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Spoken word artists perform “A Night of Poetry”

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Diversity, Lectures, Seminars, Panels and Symposia, Visual and Performing Arts

[The following was provided by the Office of Public Relations.] Spoken word artists Azure Antionette and Mayda del Valle will perform “A Night of Poetry” at the University of Missouri-Kansas City at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26 in Pierson Auditorium, Atterbury Student Success Center. A reception will take place at 5:30 p.m.

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Submit Your Nominees for 2013-2014 Staff Council

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Staff

[The following was submitted by Staff Council] The UMKC Staff Council is in the process of filling fourteen seats for those members whose terms expire May 31, 2013. 

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Shred it and Forget it

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability

[The following was provided by the Offices of Sustainability and Procurement] Cintas Document Management presents: The UMKC RecycleMania Shredding event. Faculty, staff and students are invited to shred their documents Wednesday, March 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the 4825 Troost parking lot.

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UMKC Friends of the Library’s 48th Annual Celebration – April 4

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Libraries

[The following was provided by UMKC Libraries] UMKC Libraries invite you to celebrate UMKC Friends of the Library’s contributions to the growth and success of your libraries.

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Faculty Accomplishment System Discussion

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

Frustrated with the Faculty Accomplishment System (FAS)?

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Safe Space Training Will Be Held April 1

March 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

[The following was submitted by LGBTQIA Programs and Services] Unlike more visible underrepresented groups, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and intersex (LGBTQI) persons cannot be readily identified.

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A Celebration of Kansas City Women Making History

March 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized

[The following was submitted by the College of Arts & Sciences, Division of Continuing Education] Local civil rights legend Julia Hill and University of Missouri-Kansas City educator Mary Ann Wynkoop will hold a public conversation entitled “A Celebration of Kansas City Women Making History,” Wednesday, March 20, at 6:30 p.m., in the Truman Forum Auditorium, […]

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