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UMKC’s Connection to KC Magazine’s ‘100 People’ Who Make the City Fantastic

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Affiliated groups, Alumni, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Research, Staff

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Three individuals connected to the University of Missouri-Kansas City made the KC Magazine’s “100 People Making

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Urban Education and Community Forum Set for April 17

March 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Announcement, Faculty, Lectures, Seminars, Panels and Symposia, Research, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Elizabeth (Beth) Harry, Ph.D., a special educator and professor at the University of Miami, will be the keynote speaker for the 2014 Urban Education and Community Forum presented by the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Education.

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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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EyeVerify: UMKC Translational Research Wins Global Competition

November 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and honors, Life Sciences, Research, Technology

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] EyeVerify, a Kansas City startup whose technology was developed by a University of Missouri-Kansas City professor, beat eight other finalists from across the globe to win up to $1 million euros in funding during Friday’s Get in the Ring worldwide investment competition.

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Faculty Profile Series: Sarah Dallas

November 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and honors, Faculty, Life Sciences, Promotion and Tenure, Research

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] This is another in an ongoing series of profiles of faculty members who have recently achieved tenure and/or promotion. These profiles are intended to provide

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School of Graduate Studies Announces New Research Grant Program

November 11th, 2013 · Comments Off · Faculty, Life Sciences, Research, Scholarships, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the School of Graduate Studies.] The School of Graduate Studies announces a new research grant program to support the thesis and dissertation research of doctoral and master’s students. 

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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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Faculty Profile Series: Michael Plamann

October 28th, 2013 · Comments Off · Faculty, Promotion and Tenure, Research, Uncategorized

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] This is another in an ongoing series of profiles of faculty members who have recently achieved tenure and/or promotion. These profiles are intended to provide illustrations of how some faculty reaches that goal. All careers are decades-long endeavors with unexpected changes and challenges, […]

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UMKC Wins Grant Valued at $1.2 Million for Biofuel Project

October 28th, 2013 · Comments Off · Faculty, Life Sciences, Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Kevin McCluskey, curator of the Fungal Genetics Stock Center at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and a research professor at the School of Biological Sciences, won a grant valued at $1.2 million from the U.S. Department of Energy Joint BioEnergy Institute.

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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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