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

Ross Marine confers "Award of Excellence" to Mary Jean Eisenhower

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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Czech Ambassador to US Visits Kansas City

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His Excellency, Petr Gandalovič, the Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the USA, made a special visit to the Kansas City area as part of his ongoing mission to support relationship building between the Czech Republic and the United States that further cultural, education, political and business exchange. The visit occurred from April 15-17, 2013, …

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Consul Event Photos

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Consuls from the Kansas City area interacted with guests at a Cerner meeting space on November 14, 2012.

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Greater KC Consular Corps “Gateway to the World” Event

KC Consuls host "Gateway to the World" November 14, 2012 at Cerner headquarters in Kansas City

When: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where: Cerner Corporation World Headquarters Board Room, 2800 Rockcreek Parkway, North Kansas City, MO 64117

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Visions of Mexican Art

Tour guide describes items at exhibit of Mexican art at Union Station

The Kansas City Museum, with the support of the Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City, is proud to bring Visiones del Arte Mexicano/Visions of Mexican Art exhibition to Union Station Kansas City, September 18-November 11, 2012. The art exhibit features paintings, drawings, sculptures and photographs from 53 of Mexico’s most renowned artists, including Diego Rivera, …

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Second Saturdays at Linda Hall Library

Exhibition halls at the Linda Hall Library will be open the second Saturday of each month to allow patrons an opportunity to view the current exhibition. The William N. Deramus III Cosmology Theater will also be open to the public. Normal reference services will not be available during these Saturdays.

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