[The following was provided by Mel Tyler, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, and Carol Hintz, Associate Vice Chancellor for Human Resources. Tyler and Hintz are the UMKC executive sponsors of the UM System Administrative Leadership Development Program (ALDP)] The following UMKC staff have been selected as the 2011 Administrative Leadership Development Program [...]
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May 17th, 2011 · Comments Off · Academic units, Announcement, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Human Resources, Staff, University System
November 16th, 2010 · Comments Off · Administration, Announcement, Classroom Technology, Communications, Support services, University System
On Nov. 8, UM System launched a new online training and development program for faculty and staff. myLearn, provided by SkillSoft, provides online courses and other learning resources — from highly technical topics to software application instruction, business skills development and legal compliance awareness. This tool supplements face-to-face training by providing additional training and development opportunities [...]
September 21st, 2010 · Comments Off · Administration, Announcement, Budget and Finances, Faculty, Staff, University System
On Tuesday, Sept. 28, 3:00-5:00, at the UMKC School of Law Courtroom, Betsy Rodriguez, Vice President for Human Resources of the UM System, will host a discussion about possible changes to the UM retirement and benefits plan. President Gary Forsee will report to the Board of Curators in December on results of the study of [...]
August 10th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Academic programs, Announcement, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research
The Missouri State Fair’s first-ever Science Street Fair will occur on Saturday, August 14, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., providing “hands-on” experiences to fairgoers. UMKC will join the other four campuses in the UM System along with other higher education exhibitors, with UMKC offering quick lessons in bone biology and vision. Hands-on activities provided to [...]
August 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Administration, Affiliated groups, Budget and Finances, Support services, University System
Fact: If you attended the presentation and discussion in mid July by Betsy Rodriquez, UM System Vice President of Human Resources, you learned that the state of our health has a direct impact on our employer’s budget – specifically on the UM System’s Employee Benefits budget. It’s an individual issue. The healthier you and your [...]
May 18th, 2010 · Comments Off · Administration, Staff
On May 12, 2010, UMKC Staff Council held its annual meeting. The major items on the agenda were the discussion of the UM System’s Shared Services Initiative, and the announcements of the Staff Council Scholarship winners and the new Staff Council Officers.
May 11th, 2010 · Comments Off · Academic units, Administration, Announcement, Awards and honors, Faculty, Life Sciences, Scholarships
UMKC recently received news that Maria Iliakova, A&S 2009 and a triple major in biology, Chemistry and Spanish, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study biology in Barcelona, Spain. Iliakova’s UMKC mentors were Dean Lawrence Dreyfus, Dean of the UMKC School of Biological Sciences, and Dr. Kathleen Kilway, Associate Professor of Chemistry.
At an all-University ceremony, faculty and staff were honored at “Celebrating Excellence,” an awards ceremony held yesterday afternoon, February 15 at Spencer Theatre in the James C. Olson Performing Arts Center. Provost Gail Hackett, along with Chancellor Leo Morton, UM System President Gary Forsee and several other university representatives, presented 20 UMKC awards recognizing achievements [...]