[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 […]
Entries Tagged as 'school of education'
January 6th, 2014 · Comments Off · Announcement, Classroom Technology, Faculty, Life Sciences, Staff, Students
December 2nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Faculty, Staff, Students
[The following was provided by The School of Education.] The UMKC School of Education’s new Winter Session is a month-long, intensive program offering an array of high-demand courses that enable you to spend your winter break enriching your expertise.
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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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July 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Administration, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Staff, Students
[The following was provided by the Office of Public Relations.] The School of Education recently was awarded a $425,000 two-year grant from the Cloud L. Cray Foundationto support its Center for Economic Education. Latoya M. Goree is director of the center, serving since fall 2011.
June 10th, 2013 · Comments Off · Uncategorized
[The following was provided by the Schools of Education and Medicine] The new Master in Health Professions Education (MHPE) degree is offered through an interdisciplinary program jointly administered by the university’s School of Education and School of Medicine.
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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March 29th, 2011 · Comments Off · Academic programs, Academic units, Announcement, Budget and Finances, Community Connections, Divisions, Departments and Centers, Faculty, Mission and Goals, UMKC Foundation
[The following was provided by UMKC Office of Public Relations.] UMKC School of Education has received funding for an Urban Education Research Center. The gift is from Marny and John Sherman and is one of the largest in the school’s history. The Center will focus on conducting and disseminating research that addresses local issues, problems […]
February 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Academic units, Community Connections, Diversity, Mission and Goals, Scholarships, Students
[The following was provided by UMKC Office of Public Relations.] On Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, UMKC School of Law (SOL) and School of Education (SOE) will host a spelling bee for fourth and fifth-grade students from Afrikan Centered Education Collegium Campus. Starting at 9:30 a.m. in the SOL’s E.E. “Tom” Thompson Courtroom, the event provides […]
August 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off · Academic units, Announcement, Budget and Finances, UMKC Foundation, University Advancement
UMKC School of Education (SOE) has received an estate gift commitment valued at approximately $1 million from Dr. Warren H. Wheelock, Professor Emeritus, and his wife, Dr. Connie J. Campbell, School of Education alumna. The donors have a long history of commitment to reading education. Their gift will fund the Dr. Warren Wheelock Scholarship in […]
June 15th, 2010 · Comments Off · Academic units, Announcement, Awards and honors, Faculty
On March 11, 2010, Debra Woodard, UMKC School of Education Assistant Teaching Professor, received the 2010 Kansas Counseling Association (KCA) Outstanding Counselor of the Year at the KCA annual convention. Woodard is a KCA executive board member, who most recently served as the Kansas School Counselor Association President and the KCA Professional Development Team Chair. […]