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Entries from June 24th, 2013

Ambassador Allan Katz to Join Faculty

June 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] Ambassador Allan J. Katz, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Portugal, has accepted an appointment as a Distinguished Professor at UMKC.

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New Dean Named for School of Nursing and Health Studies

June 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] The University of Missouri-Kansas City has appointed Ann Cary as Dean of the School of Nursing and Health Studies.

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UMKC School of Medicine Dean a Panelist for Women in STEMM Discussion

June 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] Kansas City women in STEM careers will weigh in for the Central Exchange’s upcoming discussion on “The Intersection Point of Women, Science, Technology and Medicine.”

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Craig Subler to Lecture on New Exhibition in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art

June 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Department of Art and Art History] The Department of Art & Art History in UMKC’s College of Arts & Sciences is proud to host a lecture by Olson Professor Craig Subler, who has worked  with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art to curate the exhibition Lines, Marks, and […]

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KCUR-FM Honored with National Award for Investigative Reporting

June 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] KCUR-FM is one of 17 public radio partners to earn the national Edward R. Murrow Award for Network Radio Investigative Reporting from the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA).

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Energy Camp Inspires KC Students to Enter STEM Fields

June 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] Kansas City middle school students will spend their summer breaks building motors, creating electricity and setting up wind turbines – all in the name of science. With any luck, those lessons will stick.

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Campus Dining Services Schedule for June

June 17th, 2013 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by Dining Services.] Einstein Brothers Bagels, located in Royall Hall, is open 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday through August 2.

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Five UMKC Students Participate in the Bluford Healthcare Leadership Institute

June 17th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Research

[The following was provided by Truman Medical Centers.] Truman Medical Centers President/CEO John W. Bluford welcomed 12 scholars from four historically black colleges universities: Fisk University, Lincoln University, Morehouse College and North Carolina A&T State University; and the University of Missouri – Kansas City to the inaugural Bluford Healthcare Leadership Institute (BHLI) this month.

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UMKC’s Gloria Tibbs Honored at White House

June 17th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Events

[ The following was provided by the division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Gloria Tibbs, a librarian for the University of Missouri-Kansas City, has been named a White House “Champion of Change.” She is one of 12 museum and library professionals from across the country who participated in panel discussions at the White House June […]

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Design Reviewed for First Student Housing for Hospital Hill Campus

June 17th, 2013 · Comments Off · Research

[The following was submitted by the division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City has taken another important step toward the first student housing for the Hospital Hill Campus.

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