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Entries from January 27th, 2014

Want Free Dental Work? Make an Appointment for a UMKC School of Dentistry Screening

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by the School of Dentistry.] If you’re older than 18 and need a small filling or a deep dental cleaning, you might be a match for the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry, class of 2014.

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Earn the 2014 Wellness Incentive in Your May Paycheck

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[The following was submitted by Healthy for Life] In 2014, active University of Missouri medical plan subscribers can earn a $100 Wellness Incentive in your final May paycheck by completing two simple steps: your

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Professor Jered Carr Named Editor of Urban Affairs Review

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Bloch School of Management] Jered Carr, Ph.D., Victor and Caroline Schutte/Missouri Endowed Professor in Urban Affairs and director of the L.P Cookingham Institute at the UMKC Henry W. Bloch

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Improve Flexibility, Strength, Posture and More with Yoga

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[The following was submitted by Healthy for Life] Yoga classes will be offered this February on the Volker Campus in the McIlrath Lounge of the Performing Arts Center.

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Pre-Retirement Planning Seminars

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events, Human Resources

[The following was submitted by Human Resources] Pre-retirement planning seminars will be offered from 3-5 p.m., Feb. 12, May 22, and Sept. 24 in the Telepresence Room of the Administrative Center.

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Film Screening and Discussion of “American Promise”

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was submitted by the School of Education’s Urban Education Research Center] The University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Black Studies Program, the School of Education’s Urban Education Research Center and KCPT will host a screening of and community conversation about the documentary “American Promise.” 

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Seek Assistance from the UMKC Faculty Ombudsperson

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Career Development, News

[The following was submitted by the Faculty Ombudsperson] Ever wonder why some people can survive in abusive work teams, while others crumble in frustration or anger?

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Faculty Meeting to Take Place Feb. 18

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was submitted by the Faculty Senate] The University of Missouri-Kansas City faculty are invited to attend the annual all-faculty meeting held by the Faculty Senate.

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Join the African American Read In – Feb. 19

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was submitted by the UMKC Libraries] Joining more than a million readers nationwide, University of Missouri-Kansas City University Libraries celebrates Black History Month by participating in the 24th National African American Read In, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Feb. 19, in the Miller Nichols Library’s iX Theatre.

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Chancellor’s Leadership Series: Discussion and Workshop Feb. 10

January 27th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was submitted by the Chancellor’s Office] Bob Bontrager and Bruce Clemetsen who will share their process of developing and invigorating a Dual Admission program between a two-year community college and a partner four-year university during an upcoming Chancellor’s Leadership Series workshop.

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