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Preferred Name Option Now Available For Students

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Administration, Affiliated groups, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students, Support services

[The following was provided by the Office of the Registrar.] The Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management is pleased to announce the student preferred name policy. The

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Honor a Special Woman In the Virtual Butterfly Garden

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Administration, Affiliated groups, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff

[The following was provided by the Division of University Advancement.] You can now celebrate a mother, grandmother, friend, sister or other important woman in your life by purchasing a “butterfly”

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Tobacco Cessation Workshop Is April 29

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Administration, Affiliated groups, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Human Resources, Staff

[The following was provided by the UMKC Office of Human Resources.] If you are a user of tobacco products – whether smoking or chewing – the most important thing you can do for your health is to quit.

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UMKC’s Connection to KC Magazine’s ‘100 People’ Who Make the City Fantastic

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Affiliated groups, Alumni, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Research, Staff

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Three individuals connected to the University of Missouri-Kansas City made the KC Magazine’s “100 People Making

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“Wonder Women!” Examines Depictions of Females Who Don’t Need Rescuing

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Affiliated groups, Arts and Literature, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the UMKC Women's Center.] The documentary “Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines” will take place at 6:30 p. m. on Tuesday, April 22 at the Plaza

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Visiting Scholar Presents April 9 on Ancient Egyptian

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Libraries

[The following was provided by the UMKC Libraries.] Marjorie Venit, Ph.D., will discuss “Egypt as Metaphor: Decoration and the Afterlife in the Monumental Tombs of Ancient Alexandria” at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9,  Miller Nichols Learning Center, room 452, 800 E. 51st 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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Frontiers Awards Go To Three UMKC Researchers

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Academic units, Affiliated groups, Awards and honors, Community Connections, Faculty, Life Sciences

[The following was provided by the School of Dentistry and School of Nursing and Health Studies.] Three proposals from the University of Missouri-Kansas City were selected to receive $20,000 Pilot and Collaborative Studies Awards from Frontiers: The Heartland Institute for Clinical and Translational Research.

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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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Final Health Screening is April 9 at Health Sciences Building

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Staff

[The following was provided by University of Missouri System.] Active primary subscribers to UM medical plans can earn a $100 Wellness Incentive in their final May paycheck and will be entered in a drawing for prizes. You must

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