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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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Gov. Nixon Announces His Plan for $20 Million in Grants for UMKC and Other Schools

January 6th, 2014 · Comments Off · Announcement, Classroom Technology, Faculty, Life Sciences, Staff, Students

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] At a news conference at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies, Gov. Jay Nixon announced his budget proposal for fiscal year 2015 will include $20 million in grants for the state’s public colleges and universities to educate an […]

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Faculty Profile Series: Beth Miller Vonnahme

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and honors, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Promotion and Tenure

[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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Kati Toivanen commissioned to create awards for ArtsKC luncheon

November 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic units, Arts and Literature, Awards and honors, Faculty

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Local artist and University of Missouri-Kansas City College of Arts and Sciences associate dean Kati Toivanen has just been announced as the event’s featured artist. Her work will be the focus of a pre-event exhibition, and she will create art to be given […]

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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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Ambassador Allan Katz to Join Faculty

June 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic units, Faculty

[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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Out in Cyberspace: UMKC’s New Letters and New Letters on the Air communicate on the web

July 12th, 2011 · Comments Off · Academic units, Affiliated groups, Communications, Community Connections, Technology

[Information in the following posting was provided by staff at New Letters on the Air.] An increasing number of UMKC’s academic units, divisions, departments and affiliated groups are establishing their individual presence on the internet through e-newsletters, Facebook and Twitter pages, YouTube videos and blogs. UMatters has dedicated a special page – Newsletters/Social Media – […]

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Out in Cyberspace: UMKC’s College of Arts and Sciences communicates on the web

June 28th, 2011 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Communications, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers

Every year, UMKC’s Academic Units and Administrative Units are increasing their presence on the internet through unit and department e-newsletters, Facebook and Twitter pages, YouTube videos and blogs. UMatters has dedicated a special page – Newsletters/Social Media – as a university- wide resource for finding and connecting to those web tools.

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UMKC May 2011 Commencement stats

May 17th, 2011 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Alumni, Students

The figures below represent the number of graduating candidates who participated in UMKC’s 2011 commencement ceremonies. The official number of graduates and degrees conferred will not be available for several weeks. School of Nursing, May 5: 125 graduates Two hoods

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UMKC English Department & Conservatory receive $1m gift for student scholarships

February 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Announcement, Budget and Finances, Communications, Community Connections, Mission and Goals, Scholarships, Students, UMKC Foundation, Visual and Performing Arts

[The following was provided by the UMKC Foundation.] UMKC’s Department of English at the College of Arts and Sciences and the Conservatory of Music and Dance have received a $1 million estate gift in support of student scholarships. The gift, which is to be divided equally between the English Department and the Conservatory, is from […]

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