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Entries from May 23rd, 2014

Lecture on Successes and Failures of Presidential Administrations and the CIA

May 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the UMKC Truman Center.] Melvin Goodman, an adjunct professor at John Hopkins University and senior fellow at the Center for International Policy in Washington, D.C., will present a lecture Tuesday, June 3, “Presidents and the CIA: From Truman to Obama.” This program is presented in partnership with the Truman Library […]

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UMKC Parking Rates Change June 1

May 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by UMKC Parking Operations.] Parking Operations is pleased to report the implementation year using the parking permit tiered fee system went smoothly. As conveyed in the changeover announcement, we were delaying any increase in the cost of employee permits until June 2014.

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New Blog Answers Questions About Benefits, Compensation and Wellness

May 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Health and Wellness, News

[The following was provided by University of Missouri System.] A new blog is available to University of Missouri System faculty and staff. Launched on May 19, the Let’s Talk Total Rewards blog provides information on the myTotal Rewards package, including benefits, compensation, retirement and wellness programs. It is a place where the university community can […]

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First Class: UMKC graduates inaugural Health Sciences majors

May 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Along with their diplomas, success awaited the first graduating class of Bachelor of Health Sciences students at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies.

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More Than 2,500 Students Graduate This Spring

May 19th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City is graduating 2,510 students at a series of Spring Commencement ceremonies.

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A Place to Succeed: UMKC Provides Academics and Opportunities

May 19th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Goal No. 1: Place student success at the center. That is obviously taking place as students expressed their gratitude to UMKC for their accomplishments.

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UMKC Dining Services Summer Schedule

May 19th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by UMKC Dining Services.] All UMKC dining locations are closed at least until June 9; each is also closed July 4. The following is the summer schedule.

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Food Drive for St. James Place

May 19th, 2014 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by Staff Council.] Give back during Staff Appreciation Week (May 19 to 22) by participating in the Outreach Committee’s Food Drive for Bishop Sullivan Center’s St. James Place. St. James Place provides basic necessities to people who are unable to do so, and to move those who are able to become […]

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UMKC Students Eligible for Free MS Office ProPlus

May 19th, 2014 · Comments Off · Career Development, News

[The following was provided by Support Services.] Starting today, May 20, UMKC enrolled students will be eligible for a free copy of MS Office ProPlus. MS Office ProPlus is a subscription service for MS Office that includes many of the Office apps. The software will be available for download through students’ Office 365 email accounts. […]

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Location Announced for UMKC Downtown Arts Campus

May 12th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The proposed Downtown Campus for the Arts for the University of Missouri-Kansas City achieved another milestone today with the announcement of a real estate pledge setting up a new home for the university’s Conservatory of Music and Dance.

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