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UMKC Implements Electronic Delivery of Official Transcripts

April 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Academic units, Announcement, Faculty, Staff, Students, Support services, Technology

[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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UMKC Gallery of Art: 2014 UMKC Student Exhibition

April 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Arts and Literature, Awards and honors, Community Connections, Faculty, Students, Visual and Performing Arts

[The following was provided by the Department of Art and Art History.] The annual UMKC Student Art Exhibition begins this Thursday at the UMKC Gallery of Art, 203 Fine Are Arts Building, 5015 Holmes St.

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Summer Session Enrollment Is Now Open

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Academic units, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, General Education, Staff, Students

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] Whatever your goals are, UMKC Summer Session is a great way to meet them. Whether you’re looking to catch up, making sure you stay on track, or aiming to graduate ahead of schedule, UMKC Summer Session 2014 offers flexible

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Dr. Sullivan Appointed New Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Academic units, Administration, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Life Sciences

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Christine Sullivan, MD, has been appointed as the new associate dean for Graduate Medical Education at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine.

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Artist Aaron Dworkin to be Honored at UMKC

March 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Academic units, Affiliated groups, Announcement, Arts and Literature, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Lectures, Seminars, Panels and Symposia, Staff, Visual and Performing Arts

[The following was provided by the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance.] Artist and performer Aaron Dworkin, 2005 MacArthur Fellow, former National Arts Policy Committee member, and founder of the Sphinx Organization, is the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Conservatory of Music and Dance’s inaugural Musical Bridges Francis Family Foundation Fellow.

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New UM System Graduate Student Leadership Program

March 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Faculty, Students, University System

[The following was provided by the School of Graduate Studies.] UMKC hosted a University of Missouri System-sponsored leadership development program for 19 stellar graduate students and their graduate deans March 13 and 14. 

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Grant Funding to Expand Course Sharing through University of Missouri System

February 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Administration, Faculty, Scholarships, University System

[The following was provided by the Office of the Provost.] The University of Missouri System is providing funding to encourage faculty members to share their expertise with other UM campuses. The initiative is designed to encourage the sharing of courses among the four UM campuses to increase options for students, provide opportunities for faculty development […]

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Save the Date: March 11 for Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony

February 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Announcement, Awards and honors, Communications, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff

“Celebrating Excellence,” the Faculty and Staff Awards Ceremony, is scheduled for 3 p.m. March 11 in Pierson Auditorium at Atterbury Student Success Center. The award program is an annual tradition for recognizing the exceptional achievements of the UMKC faculty and staff.

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School of Medicine Hires New Psychiatry Department Chair

February 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Affiliated groups, Announcement, Community Connections, Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the School of Medicine.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine announces the appointment of Nash Boutros, M.D., as Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and the Medical Director for the Center for Behavioral Medicine. He begins Feb. 24.

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Regnier Institute Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Program Is Best In Nation

January 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Alumni, Awards and honors, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Regnier Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation undergraduate entrepreneurship program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City has been named the 2014 National Model Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Program by the United

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