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Entries from April 28th, 2014

UMKC Named to List of Top ‘Green Colleges’

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Health and Wellness, Human Resources, Perks

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City is one of the 332 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.

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Congratulations to the Spring 2014 Honor Recipients

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.] The Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management Honor Recipients program was designed to recognize graduating seniors who have excelled in both academic achievement and service to the campus.

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Women’s Center Invites Men to Take a Walk

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events, News

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City Women’s Center and the Violence Prevention and Response Project are again preparing for UMKC and Kansas City men to help stop violence against women by walking a mile in a woman’s shoes.

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New Deadline for Application for Admission

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by Academic Affairs and Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.] We are writing to share an important reminder about a new application deadline for new students.

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UMKC Student Media Showcase Will Take Place on May 14

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Department of Communication Studies invites you to a free public screening of recent short films made by students in the University of Missouri-Kansas City Film and Media Arts program, including narrative and documentary shorts.

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2014 School of Medicine Adds Friday Night 5K

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · Research

[The following was provided by the UMKC School of Medicine.] The Hospital Hill Run UMKC School of Medicine 5K will have a new event date on Friday, June 6, a new event time  at 7 p.m. and a brand new course.

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Eat for Life Online Course Begins May 30

April 28th, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness

[The following was provided by the Healthy for Life: TE Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Enroll in the Eat for Life online course—an innovative approach to weight management. Do you have a history of chronic dieting, have rigid “healthy” rules about eating, or find yourself eating when you’re stressed, bored, or unhappy?

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UMKC Implements Electronic Delivery of Official Transcripts

April 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · News, Perks

[The following was provided by the Office of Registration and Records.] Students can now get their official University of Missouri-Kansas City transcript e-delivered to schools, employers, etc. in about 24 hours instead of waiting for the transcript to be delivered by the postal service. The cost is the same, $10 per transcript.

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New at KC Rep: A Little More Alive

April 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] A new musical having its world premiere at the Kansas City Repertory Theatre examines memories and poses the question: What if our memories aren’t what we thought they were?

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Writing Contest Deadline Approaching for New Letters

April 21st, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by New Letters.] Entries for the writing contest sponsored by New Letters magazine of writing and art, published at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, will be accepted through May 18.

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