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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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New Employee Assistance Program Offers Free Counseling

March 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Announcement, Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Human Resources, Staff, Support services, University System

[The following was provided by the Human Resources Department.] As an employee, you are our most important resource and the University of Missouri cares about your personal and professional wellbeing. Therefore, we are pleased to announce the establishment of a new benefit: an Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

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New Addresses and Zip Codes for UMKC Campus

February 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic units, Administration, Announcement, Communications, Faculty, Staff, Support services, Uncategorized

[The following was provided by UMKC Mail Services.] The U.S. Postal Service has informed UMKC Mail Services that UMKC campus buildings may now begin using their street addresses and corresponding zip codes in lieu of the generic UMKC address (5100 Rockhill Road, KCMO 64110) for all USPS mail pieces.

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Next Generation Teaching and Learning Conference

January 6th, 2014 · Comments Off · Classroom Technology, Faculty, Lectures, Seminars, Panels and Symposia, Students, Support services, Technology

[The following was provided by UMKC Online.] This year’s free conference is at 9 a.m. Jan. 16 on the fourth floor of the UMKC Student Union. It focuses on next generation technology to assist instructors in teaching students. This year’s theme represents our efforts to improve ourselves by bringing together innovative ways to teach and […]

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Faculty Ombudsperson Offers Crucial Conversation Tips

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Faculty, Support services

[The following was provided by the Office of the Faculty Ombudsperson.] As the end of the semester approaches, you may need to have an important, potentially emotional, high-stakes meeting or conversation. If you’re anxious and unsure how to prepare,  assistance is available at the UMKC Faculty Ombudsperson Blackboard site.

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SOM Lecture: Disease, Impairment and Disability – the Transition from Patient to Person

November 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Community Connections, Diversity, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Lectures, Seminars, Panels and Symposia, Life Sciences, Staff, Students, Support services

[The following was provided by the School of Medicine’s Office of Diversity and Community Partnership.] Steven Hendler, M.D. will be the guest lecturer at the School of Medicine Diversity Lecture Series, which will be held at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 20 in SOM’s Theatre A. Hendler is a psychiatrist who specializes in rehabilitating people who […]

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Survey: UMKC Dining Services Would Like Your Feedback

November 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Faculty, Staff, Students, Support services

[The following was provided by UMKC Dining Services.] UMKC Dining Services would like to invite all faculty and staff to join UMKC students in sharing direct feedback on the programs and services offered at the Dining Hall in the Atterbury Student Success Center and the retail venues located in the Student Union. Individual feedback is […]

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UMKC’s BkMk Press to Publish Howard Schwartz Poetry

November 4th, 2013 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Arts and Literature, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Staff, Support services

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] A poet and celebrated expert in Jewish folklore, Howard Schwartz, will have a new collection, “The Library of Dreams,” released by BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kansas City on Nov. 15.

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Vote Nov. 5: $8 Million a Year Boost for UMKC

October 28th, 2013 · Comments Off · Administration, Affiliated groups, Communications, Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research, Staff, Students, Support services, Technology

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] WHO:  University of Missouri-Kansas City students, staff and faculty

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State of the University: Transcript of the Chancellor’s Speech

October 7th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Administration, Affiliated groups, Alumni, Communications, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, General Education, Mission and Goals, Promotion and Tenure, Staff, Students, Support services, University Advancement, University System, Visual and Performing Arts

 [The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Governor Nixon, Mayor James, County Executive Sanders, President Wolfe, former chancellors, Benefactors, Friends, Alumni, Faculty, Staff,

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