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Entries from February 25th, 2014

UMKC V-Day Benefit Performance Takes Place Tonight — March 4

February 25th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Violence Prevention and Response project will present its 2014 production of The Vagina Monologues on Tuesday, March 4.

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Roo Basketball Guard Eilise O’Connor Named Academic All-American

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] University of Missouri-Kansas City Women’s Basketball senior guard Eilise O’Connor has been named a Division I First Team Capital One Academic All-American.

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RecycleMania: Shred Your Documents Feb. 26

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by UMKC Sustainability] Shred your documents from 2-4 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 25th and Campbell. For more information, contact Kaye Johnston at johnstonrk@umkc.edu.

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UMKC Announces 2014 Administrative Leadership Development Program Participants

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by Student Affairs and Enrollment Management and Human Resources.] The following UMKC staff has been selected as the 2014 Administrative Leadership Development Program participants:

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Encourage Students to Submit Papers to Lucerna

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was submitted by the Honors Program] Papers are now being accepted for Lucerna, a peer-reviewed, interdisciplinary journal, and the only undergraduate research journal at UMKC, publishing papers by students in the social sciences, sciences, and humanities.  

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Every Body is Beautiful Week

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events, Health and Wellness

[The following was submitted by the Women's Center]

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Sign Up for the UMKC Blood Drive

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events, Health and Wellness

[The following was submitted by the School of Computing and Engineering] There is a critical shortage of blood in the Kansas City area due to the fact that many drives were cancelled due to recent inclement weather.   

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University Barbershop Welcomes LaTonya Taylor

February 24th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was submitted by the Student Union] LaTonya Taylor, a licensed cosmetologist and instructor, has joined Owner/Operator Tracee Knight-DeSouza at the University Barbershop.

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Artist Jorge García Almodóvar Presents “en bloc” at UMKC Gallery of Art

February 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was submitted by the Gallery of Art] The upcoming exhibit at the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Gallery of Art is Jorge García Almodóvar’s “en bloc.” Almodóvar’s work is driven by his belief in simplicity of expression. He systematically strips away non-essential elements, to emphasize the convergence of composition, form and color.

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Ann Cary, Dean of SONHS, Will Serve Second Term on AACN Board

February 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the School of Nursing and Health Studies.] Ann Cary, dean of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies, has been elected to a second two-year term on the American Association of Colleges and Nursing (AACN) Board of Directors.

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