Learn about career training & scholarships at UCM professional training and education open house

Individuals interested in launching new high-demand careers are invited to learn about training and scholarship opportunities at a Sept. 24 professional training and education open house hosted by the University of Central Missouri in cooperation with the Full Employment Council (FEC).

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UCM Lee’s Summit to co-host FranklinCovey workshop on July 31

The University of Central Missouri will co-host a 4DX Workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. July 31 at the Missouri Innovation Campus, UCM’s Lee’s Summit location. The event will be led by Chris McChesney, a Wall Street Journal No. 1 national best-selling author.

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LS R-7 names new superintendent of schools

Dr. Dennis L. Carpenter, currently Hickman Mills School District superintendent, will serve as the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District’s 2017-18 superintendent, according to a Jan. 9 announcement by the Board of Education. Board members and Dr. Carpenter are finalizing the new superintendent’s contract and expect to approve it by the Jan. 19 Board of Education meeting.

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