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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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UMKC Creates Powell Gardens Plant Resource Website

March 17th, 2014 · Comments Off · 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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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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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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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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Transformative Gift: Hall Family and Foundation Pledge $75 million to Translational Medicine Institute

September 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Announcement, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals

[The following was submitted by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] If Jackson County voters approve the half-cent sales tax Nov. 5 aimed to create the Translational Medicine Institute of Jackson County, the Hall family and Hall Family Foundation will donate $75 million for a building to house the center.

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“Integrating Technology into Translational Research” Symposium is June 20

May 24th, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Affiliated groups, Lectures, Seminars, Panels and Symposia, Life Sciences, Mission and Goals

[The following was provided by Frontiers: The Heartland Institute for Clinical and Translational Research.] Attention students and faculty in the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Biological Sciences, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Health Studies, and Pharmacy: This research symposium is for you.

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Remembering Professor Douglas Law

April 1st, 2013 · Comments Off · Faculty

[The following was submitted by the Office of Public Relations] Longtime UMKC professor Douglas Law died unexpectedly Wednesday. He was 52.

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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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