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Bethman on Task Force to Recognize Mayor Kay Barnes

July 7th, 2014 · Awards and Honors

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Kansas City Mayor Sly James appointed Brenda Bethman, director of the University of Missouri-Kansas City Women’s Center and partner in the Women’s Empowerment (WE) Initiative, to be a member of a task force to honor Mayor Kay Barnes.   [Read more →]

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LaFevers Recognized by American Association of Nurse Practitioners

July 7th, 2014 · Awards and Honors, Research

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Nurse practitioners and nurse practitioner advocates, recipients of the prestigious American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) 2014 State Award for Excellence, were honored at an awards ceremony and reception held in June during the AANP 2014 National Conference in Nashville. [Read more →]

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Amyot Wins American Dental Hygienists’ Association Award

July 7th, 2014 · Awards and Honors, Research

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Nearly 2,000 attendees gathered in June in Las Vegas for the 2014 American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) Center for Lifelong Learning. At its 91st annual session, the ADHA  at the 91st Annual Session announced awardees who epitomize the commitment and professionalism of those involved in the field of dental hygiene, and who are dedicated to improving the public’s oral and overall health [Read more →]

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Mandatory Online Training Course for UMKC Employees

July 7th, 2014 · Human Resources, News

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The University of Missouri is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from harassment. In keeping with that commitment, we are requiring employees to complete a new online training course, Harassment: What It Is and How to Stop It. [Read more →]

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Energy at UMKC: From Savings to Solar

July 7th, 2014 · News

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The goal of the UMKC Campus Facilities Management department during the past 10 years: to reduce energy use and costs across campus. Based on the work of a dedicated team, they have done just that. [Read more →]

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Starting Aug. 1, Smoke-Free at UMKC

June 30th, 2014 · Mission and Goals, News

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UMKC is adopting a university-wide tobacco-free and smoke-free policy on Aug. 1. Tobacco use and smoking products will not be permitted on university grounds, in university- [Read more →]

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UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance Invited to Two Festivals in China

June 30th, 2014 · Awards and Honors, Mission and Goals

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The University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance Wind Symphony Chamber Players were invited to perform as a featured ensemble at the [Read more →]

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New FedEx Office Partnership for Printing

June 30th, 2014 · News

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UMKC has entered into a pricing agreement with FedEx Office for printing needs. [Read more →]

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UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies Awarded $928K in Tuition Grants

June 30th, 2014 · News, Research

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The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies has been awarded nearly $928,000 in grants for undergraduate and graduate students. [Read more →]

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New Letters Wins Two Pushcart Prizes, Announces New Issue

June 23rd, 2014 · News

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New Letters, the international magazine of writing and art published by the University of Missouri-Kansas City, has won two Pushcart Prizes in nonfiction. [Read more →]

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