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Use green label, boxes with lids for records disposal

Posted by on September 21, 2020

Departments with confidential or sensitive documents that are not records, or that are beyond their retention period, may either dispose of those records themselves in a method that makes record recognition impossible, or send the records to the Records Center in Columbia for disposal. Records sent to the Records Center should be placed in boxes no larger than a standard copy paper box. Boxes must have lids and be securely taped for transport.

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Netflix co-founder to talk Sept. 29

Posted by on September 17, 2020

The University of Missouri System will host a presentation titled “What Does It Take to Create a Bingeworthy Company?” at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, by Marc Randolph.

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Oct. 1 is deadline to request educational assistance

Posted by on September 10, 2020

The Educational Assistance and Tuition Reduction Program is available to eligible employees, their spouse and dependents, and retirees. In March 2020, the UM System Office of Human Resources updated its request process for the program. To request the benefit, participants must submit a request form for each semester by the semester deadline, outlined below.

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New F&A rate agreement for grants

Posted by on August 19, 2020

The new University of Missouri System’s facilities and administrative costs (F&A) rate agreement, updated on July 23, is available on the controller’s webpage.

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Curators vote to merge president, MU chancellor roles

Posted by on July 29, 2020

The University of Missouri Board of Curators voted unanimously yesterday (July 28) to merge the positions of UM System president and University of Missouri-Columbia chancellor into one role.

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Sign up for the online basics workshop

Posted by on May 27, 2020

Instructors who are teaching online for the summer can sign up for a new online course developed for UM System instructors titled “Online Course Design Basics Workshop” from June 1-29.

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Business, law leaders to discuss COVID-19 economy tomorrow

Posted by on May 20, 2020

Dr. Keng Siau, chair and professor of business and information technology, will join other business and law experts from the UM System universities in a panel discussion noon-1 p.m. Thursday, May 21.

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Updated HR policies provide further guidance for returning to campus

Posted by on May 15, 2020

Recent updates to HR-700, the temporary UM System policies developed in response to COVID-19, provide further guidance for faculty and staff as they begin to return to on-campus work.

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Three student teams compete in virtual contest

Posted by on April 13, 2020

Three teams of Missouri S&T students will pitch their ideas virtually in a “shark tank” style competition through the University of Missouri System’s Entrepreneur Quest (EQ) program this April.

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Tapestry highlights UM System campuses

Posted by on April 7, 2020

The Winter 2020 issue of Tapestry is out, highlighting creative and innovative initiatives that affect diversity, equity and inclusion efforts in the living, working and learning environments throughout the University of Missouri System. All four UM System universities, including S&T, are featured in the e-publication.  The following articles highlight S&T programs and people: “Engineering Success” about the […]

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