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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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Submit Your Nominees for 2014-2015 Staff Council

March 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Administration, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, University System

[The following was provided by UMKC Staff Council.] The UMKC Staff Council is filling 20 seats for members whose terms expire May 31. 

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Sign Up for Lunchtime Classes to Improve Flexibility and Strength

March 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Administration, Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Staff, University System

[The following was provided by University of Missouri System.] Tai Chi 12:10 to 1 p.m. Mondays, April 7 to June 2 (No class on April 28 and May 12)

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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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Take a Health Screening, Earn a $100 Wellness Incentive

March 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Staff, University System

[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 complete an online personal health assessment (PHA) and a health screening.

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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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Healthy for Life Sponsoring Weight Watchers Open House Meetings

January 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, University System

[The following was provided UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] Healthy for Life is sponsoring Weight Watchers Open House meetings at both UMKC campuses, beginning Monday, Jan. 27. Weight Watchers offers a discount for faculty and staff who enroll through its UMKC portal system.

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Sustainable Office Shopping in the University of Missouri System

November 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability, University System

[The following was provided by the Sustainability Coordinator.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City in collaboration with sustainability leadership from all four campuses and UM Purchasing have put together a brochure to help individuals use the tool Show-Me Shop to make green purchases. The Sustainable Office Shopping in the UM System brochure highlights best practices, identifying […]

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Healthy for Life invites you to a Party with a Purpose Tomorrow

November 4th, 2013 · Comments Off · Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Healthy for Life Wellness Program, Staff, Students, University System

[The following was provided by UM System Healthy for Life: T.E. Atkins UM Wellness Program.] All Women – UMKC employees and spouses – are invited to schedule a preventative care breast screening from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at Diagnostic Imaging Centers,

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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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