One week is just not enough time! We invite you to continue exploring and connecting throughout the first forty days of the semester. With the help of several partnering offices and departments across campus, we will continue to bring you ways to get involved so your answer to “Are you in?” is “YES!” We will be adding new events often, so check back soon.
Welcome to the First 40!
Calendar of Events
Welcome Week Events
- I Can We Can Day of Action
- Her Art Project Networking Reception
- "I Am Enough" Photo Campaign
- White Ribbon Campaign Day
- Jeff Bucholtz: End Violence Speaker
- Wind Down Wednesday w/Healing Arts Workshop for ADA 25 Celebration
- An Examination of Blackness in Multiple Worlds: a Discussion of Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche
- Wiki Women Arts Edit-A-Thon
- The Vagina Monologues Audition
- The Vagina Monologues Auditions
- Sunday in the Park with GeorgeNelson-Atkins Museum Sunday, October 4, 2015, 2 – 4:30pm Presented in a one-of-a-kind partnership with the world renowned Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece is an evocative exploration into the importance of heritage and legacy. Inspired by the life of Georges Seurat and his famous painting “A Sunday Afternoon on the […]
- Conservatory Wind Symphony (Conservatory Artist Series)Helzberg HallKauffman Center for the Performing Arts1601 Broadway BlvdKansas City, MO 64108 Sunday, October 4, 2015, 7pm Join the Conservatory Wind Symphony, directed by Steven D. Davis, as it opens our 2015–16 Conservatory Artist Series in beautiful Helzberg Hall at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Featuring guest artist ensemble PRISM Quartet and music […]
- Sunday in the Park with GeorgeNelson-Atkins Museum Sunday, October 4, 2015, 7 – 9:30pm Presented in a one-of-a-kind partnership with the world renowned Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece is an evocative exploration into the importance of heritage and legacy. Inspired by the life of Georges Seurat and his famous painting “A Sunday Afternoon on the […]
- Last day to withdraw with assessement (W or WF) (undergrad) (first 8-week session)Monday, October 5, 2015
- Core StrengthSwinney Recreation Center Monday, October 5, 2015, 7 – 7:30am Event Sponsor: Swinney Recreation Center Event Contact: Shannon Hutsler More info: www.umkc.edu…
- UMKC Swim and Dive ClubTuesday, October 13, 2015 (3:00 PM - 4:00 PM) Location: Swinney Rec Swimming Pool UMKC Swim and Dive Club is for UMKC students who share an interest in competitive swimming and diving. Practices are necessary to train and challenge ourselves in preparation for competitions against other universities.
- UPB Roos in the City - WickedSaturday, October 10, 2015 (3:00 PM - 6:00 PM) Location: Music Hall Join UPB for The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz! If you are interested in attending one of the above free Roos in the City events you will need to join one of the groups below. Text will give you an […]
- Jumah PrayerSaturday, August 29, 2015 (1:00 PM) - Friday, May 13, 2016 (2:00 PM) Location: Student Union A weekly prayer for muslims held on Fridays from 1 P.M. to 2 P.M.
- FIFA 16 Video Game TournamentFriday, October 9, 2015 (5:00 PM - 7:00 PM) Location: Student Union Gaming Area FIFA 16 Video Game Tournament will be in the student Untion Theatre (near Jazzman's). Free Food.
- chess hours, Monday through Friday 9:00 - 10:30, Manheim 304FMonday, October 5, 2015 (9:00 AM) - Tuesday, December 8, 2015 (10:30 AM) Location: Manheim 304F Monday through Friday 9:00 - 10:30. Play chess at the student reading room (Manheim Hall Room 304F). Note: the chess set is in the book shelf. Ask Dr. Bani firstname.lastname@example.org if you need a chess clock.