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The Kandidat

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The Kandidat, a Slovak produced film will be screened at the 2016 Kansas International Film Festival www.kansas.com on Thursday evening, November 10th, 2016 at the Ranchmart Theater, Overland Park Kansas. The film is a cynical black humor thriller which takes place in Slovakia during a presidential campaign is a witty political farce, indirectly depicting wide …

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South Africa Freedom Day 2015

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Freedom Day is the annual celebration of South Africa’s first non-racial democratic elections of 1994. It is significant because it marks the end of over three hundred years of colonialism, segregation and white minority rule and the establishment of a new democratic government led by Nelson Mandela and a new state subject to a new …

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Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Kansas City Relocates

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Farewell receptions were held this spring in Kansas City related to the closing of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Kansas City. The office at 31st and Broadway, which handles consular, passport, visa and documentation services between the Republic of China on Taiwan and six Midwest states, closed April 17 and reopened April 27 …

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Mike Devine Awarded “Award of Excellence” by Consular Corp of Kansas City

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Kansas City, Missouri, USA – The Consular Corps of Greater Kansas City announces that Michael J. Devine Ph.D. will be the recipient of its second “Award of Excellence.” The award is given in recognition of Dr. Devine’s service as Director of the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum in Independence, MO, 2001-2014. The HST …

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Gateway to the World 2014

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Third Annual Gateway to the World Reception Honoring: Michael J. Devine, PhD Director, Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum, 2001-2014 will receive the Consular Corps Award of Excellence Wednesday September 24, 2014 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Rockhurst University Greenlease Library 1100 Rockhurst Road Kansas City, MO 64110 Visit the Consular Corps of Greater …

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Diplomatic Ball 2014: Ethnic Enrichment Commission of Kansas City

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Several members of the Consular Corps of Greater Kansas City attended the 2014 Diplomatic Ball, sponsored by the Ethnic Enrichment Commission of Kansas City. Hosted by American Indian tribes Many of the 565 federally recognized American Indian tribes in the United States have representatives in the Kansas City area. Those are the nations—First Nations—that presented …

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Mary Jean Eisenhower Awarded First ‘Award of Excellence’ by Consular Corps of Greater Kansas City

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The Consular Corps of Greater Kansas City announces that Mary Jean Eisenhower is the first recipient of its Award of Excellence. The award is in recognition of Ms. Eisenhower’s many years of humanitarian service as Chief Executive Officer of People to People International (PTPI). The award is given to a community resident or organization that …

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Gateway 2013 Photos

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A near-capacity crowd joined the Consular Corps of Greater Kansas City to honor Mary Jean Eisenhower with its Award of Excellence. The annual Gateway to the World event was held November 6, 2013 at the Plaza office of Dentons International law firm. Robert Fisher of Dentons hosted the event.

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Gateway to the World Reception 2013

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Wednesday, November 6, 2013 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. At Dentons Law Firm 4520 Main Street Kansas City, MO 64111 To RSVP (by Nov. 1), contact Rachel.Deimerly@bryancave.com PROGRAM Gather at 6:00 p.m. Program starts at 6:30 p.m. Welcome by Gino Serra, Secretary General of Consular Corps Mary Jean Eisenhower recognized: Consular Corps Award of Excellence …

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South Africa Freedom Day Celebration 2013

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Freedom Day is the annual celebration of South Africa’s first non-racial democratic elections of 1994. It is significant because it marks the end of over three hundred years of colonialism, segregation and white minority rule and the establishment of a new democratic government led by Nelson Mandela and a new state subject to a new …

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