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Preferred Name Option Now Available For Students

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Administration, Affiliated groups, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students, Support services

[The following was provided by the Office of the Registrar.] The Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management is pleased to announce the student preferred name policy. The

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“Wonder Women!” Examines Depictions of Females Who Don’t Need Rescuing

April 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Affiliated groups, Arts and Literature, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the UMKC Women's Center.] The documentary “Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines” will take place at 6:30 p. m. on Tuesday, April 22 at the Plaza

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Summer Session Enrollment Is Now Open

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Academic units, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, General Education, Staff, Students

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications] Whatever your goals are, UMKC Summer Session is a great way to meet them. Whether you’re looking to catch up, making sure you stay on track, or aiming to graduate ahead of schedule, UMKC Summer Session 2014 offers flexible

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Actor/Activist Edward J. Olmos to Deliver Chavez Keynote Lecture

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Affiliated groups, Alumni, Community Connections, Diversity, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Known as the “Olivier of the Latino world,” Edward James Olmos is celebrated for his talent and creativity. He will provide a glimpse into his life and his advocacy efforts on behalf of Cesar Chavez to the UMKC community. With a lecture entitled, […]

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You Are Invited: Chancellor’s Diversity Council Rollout Tomorrow

April 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Administration, Affiliated groups, Diversity, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Chancellor’s Diversity Council will hold a rollout event tomorrow, April 9, for the UMKC campus to share some of its accomplishments and immediate goals …

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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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Chancellor’s Diversity Council Rolls Out: “Diversity Includes Me”

March 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Affiliated groups, Community Connections, Diversity, Faculty, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Chancellor’s Diversity Council will hold a rollout event on Wednesday, April 9 for the UMKC campus to share some of its accomplishments and immediate goals, as well as strategic objectives. The event will be held from 3- 5 p.m. in the Student […]

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New UM System Graduate Student Leadership Program

March 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Academic programs, Faculty, Students, University System

[The following was provided by the School of Graduate Studies.] UMKC hosted a University of Missouri System-sponsored leadership development program for 19 stellar graduate students and their graduate deans March 13 and 14. 

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UMKC Creates Powell Gardens Plant Resource Website

March 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom Technology, Community Connections, Faculty, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Ready for spring flowers? No need to wait for warmer temperatures with the new plant resource website the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Biological Sciences created that shows blooming beauties year round.

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Free Chocolate Chip Cookies Today!

March 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Faculty, Staff, Students, Uncategorized

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