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UMKC Hosts Nation’s Largest LGBTQIA Conference

February 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Alumni, Announcement, Awards and honors, Diversity, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Human Resources, Mission and Goals, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] More than 2,500 college students from across the country are expected to attend the Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference or MBLGTACC, also known as “Mumbletalk,” from Feb. 7 to 9 at the Kansas City Convention Center, 301 W. 13th St.

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School of Medicine Hires New Psychiatry Department Chair

February 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Affiliated groups, Announcement, Community Connections, Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the School of Medicine.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine announces the appointment of Nash Boutros, M.D., as Chair of the Department of Psychiatry and the Medical Director for the Center for Behavioral Medicine. He begins Feb. 24.

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MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry will deliver UMKC’s MLK Keynote Address on Jan. 27

January 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Administration, Affiliated groups, Community Connections, Diversity, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Lectures, Seminars, Panels and Symposia, Mission and Goals, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Division of Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Missouri-Kansas City will bring an advocate for social justice to its campus later this month as part of the university’s annual tribute to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

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UMKC Gallery of Art Exhibition Redefines 21st Century Marriage

January 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Alumni, Arts and Literature, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Mission and Goals, Staff, Students, Visual and Performing Arts

[The following was provided by the UMKC Gallery of Art.] The Graduate Art History Association presents their first exhibition, “We Now Pronounce You: Redefining Marriage in the 21st Century.” The exhibition will feature contemporary artists from UMKC who have created visual interpretations of what

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UMKC Libraries Presents the first in the Civil Rights Series – “The Abolitionists” on Jan. 26

January 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · Affiliated groups, Arts and Literature, Community Connections, Diversity, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Libraries, Mission and Goals

[The following was provided by the UMKC Libraries.} UMKC Libraries will present the film “The Abolitionists” on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2 – 4 p.m. at the Miller Nichols Library, iX Theatre. The discussion will be led by Professor Clovis Semmes, Ph.D., UMKC Black Studies Program.

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School of Biological Sciences Discovery Could Help Millions

January 6th, 2014 · Comments Off · Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research, Staff, Students, Uncategorized

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Those who work evening shifts – including police officers, hospital workers and manufacturers – suffer much higher rates of health problems such as heart attack and stroke. University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Biological Sciences researchers have made a discovery that could improve […]

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Subway Restaurant Opening on Hospital Hill Campus

November 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Announcement, Faculty, Mission and Goals, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] A Subway restaurant recently opened on the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Hospital Hill campus. The new eatery will be located at 2413 Charlotte St. in the UMKC Hospital Hill Parking Structure.

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UMKC Men’s Basketball: New Era Begins Nov. 1 at Municipal Auditorium

October 28th, 2013 · Comments Off · Announcement, Athletics, Community Connections, Faculty, Mission and Goals, Staff, Students, UMKC Athletics

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] New coach. New conference. New arena. And best of all, a whole new attitude.

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Vote Nov. 5: $8 Million a Year Boost for UMKC

October 28th, 2013 · Comments Off · Administration, Affiliated groups, Communications, Faculty, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research, Staff, Students, Support services, Technology

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] WHO:  University of Missouri-Kansas City students, staff and faculty

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Vote Nov. 5 in Jackson County: UMKC Research is on the Ballot

October 21st, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic units, Administration, Affiliated groups, Alumni, Community Connections, Diversity, Faculty, Government and Higher Education, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals, Research, Staff, Students, Technology, University Advancement

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] University of Missouri-Kansas City researchers are pioneering prevention, treatments and cures for medical conditions that especially affect Jackson County residents.

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