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RecycleMania: Shred Your Documents March 26

March 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Uncategorized

[The following was submitted by UMKC Sustainability] Shred your documents from 2-4 p.m., Wednesday, March 26 at 5115 Oak St., in the lot across from the Administrative Center. For more information, contact Kaye Johnston.

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Shred Your Documents Feb. 12

February 10th, 2014 · Comments Off · Announcement, Sustainability, Uncategorized

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We’re No. 1!

April 15th, 2013 · Comments Off · Announcement, Libraries, Students, Support services, Sustainability

[The following was submitted by the Office of Public Relations] When it comes to sustainability, the University of Missouri-Kansas City is No. 1. Literally.

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Shred it and Forget it

March 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Sustainability

[The following was provided by the Offices of Sustainability and Procurement] Cintas Document Management presents: The UMKC RecycleMania Shredding event. Faculty, staff and students are invited to shred their documents Wednesday, March 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the 4825 Troost parking lot.

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2010 Staff Council Picnic – a sustainability success story

October 26th, 2010 · Comments Off · Staff, Sustainability

[The following was provided by Karen Lavendusky, Staff Council Governing Board Member.] The theme for this year’s Staff Council Picnic was Sustainability — right from the start we had a challenge. In 2009, the picnic, which ended by setting a 89% waste-free baseline, had established a list of improvements to implement at this year’s picnic. […]

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Sustainability Poster Contest

September 28th, 2010 · Comments Off · Announcement, Awards and honors, Communications, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Students, Support services, Sustainability

[The following was provided by UMKC’s Sustainability team.] Know a student interested in sustainability? The UMKC Sustainability team, AEG, ESSA, and Garden Collective are sponsoring the “Dream Big about Sustainability” poster contest. The contest is open to all students. Entries must include a 24 X 30 poster using with any media, as long as the […]

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An invitation from the UMKC Sustainability Team

August 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Announcement, Community Connections, Sustainability

[The following was provided by R. Kaye Johnston, UMKC Sustainability Coordinator.] The UMKC Sustainability Team would like to invite you to join us at our first fall 2010, semester meeting on Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at 2-3pm in the Gillham Park Room of the Administrative Center. We have a lot going on this coming semester […]

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Green Clean – UMKC housekeeping joins sustainability revolution

July 20th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Mission and Goals, Staff, Sustainability

The nice “clean” smells are gone; but in their place is an environment that is not only clean but healthy. Welcome to 21st century housekeeping. UMKC’s Campus Facilities Management (CFM) and members of the housekeeping staff, who gathered at Tent State on campus last year, sounded just as radical about environmental issues as the most […]

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2010 UMKC Staff Picnic – Think Sustainable, Think Green

June 8th, 2010 · Comments Off · Announcement, Staff

[The following was provided by Karen Lavendusky, Staff Council Governing Board Member] Have you heard?  June 16th is the annual Staff Picnic on the Quad (behind Haag and Royall Hall) from 11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. The event is free to all UMKC Staff and is a great way to meet others at the University.   Bring your […]

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Southtown Council honors UMKC’s Johnson Hall and Durwood Stadium

May 4th, 2010 · Comments Off · Capital improvements, Community Connections

On May 11, the Southtown Council will honor UMKC at its Annual Beautification Awards Dinner. The Council’s “New Construction” award will be given in recognition of the University’s  Herman and Dorothy Johnson Residence Hall and the Stanley H. Durwood Soccer Stadium and Recreational Field. UMKC has been a member of the Southtown Council for more than […]

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