Accelerated payroll schedule
Due to the Veterans Day holiday schedule, an accelerated payroll is required for pay period ending Nov. 8. All time and absence must be submitted and approved by 5 p.m. Friday, Nov.7. If necessary make special arrangements to fulfill this request via delegation. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Galloway, payroll manager, at 913-588-5137.
Stuff that might interest you
Tax form: The Kansas tax exempt form you may be using with vendors will expire Oct. 31, 2014. To access the current form, visit the Finance website.
Spooktacular 2014: Check out party pics from the Office of Student Life's Halloween Spooktacular event which provided games, treats, pumpkin decorating and a photo booth.
In the news
Joseph LeMaster, M.D., MPH, associate professor in Family Medicine, was highlighted on KCUR.org for his work to address the unique challenges of Bhutanese refugees, in particular their striking rates of mental illness. Read more.
A new target for treating breast cancer
Soumen Paul, Ph.D., associate professor, Arindam Paul, Ph.D., assistant professor, and Ossama Tawfik, M.D., Ph.D., professor, all in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and their colleagues have identified a potential target for treating breast cancer, including a particularly deadly form of the disease. Read more.
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Nov. 3: American Indian Song & Dance, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Francisco Lounge. Dance exhibition starts at noon. Read more.
BRAG IT UP
Thanks to staff at Project Eagle, in particular Becky Vaughn, home visitor, a parent enrolled in their services received second runner-up as Parent of the Year, an award from the National Head Start Association. Read more.
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