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MCom Unveils New UMKC Stationery, Business Cards

April 7th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Beginning Tuesday, April 8, the UMKC academic stationery – stationery, business cards and envelopes — will have a bold, new look. The design features the UMKC logo

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Faculty Profile Series: Beth Miller Vonnahme

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[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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Slate.com list of year’s top books includes one from UMKC’s BkMk Press

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by BkMkPress.] “Axis Mundi,” a book by Karen Holmberg and published by BkMk Press of UMKC, is listed as one of the top 10 poetry books of the year by Slate.com.

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New Letters Invites Writers to Submit Work for Literary Awards

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by New Letters.] New Letters magazine of writing and art is now accepting new writing for the 29th Annual Literary Awards for Writers. The contest welcomes unpublished works of fiction, poetry, and essay. 

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Efforts Underway to Raise Funds for Hospital Hill Diversity Council Scholarship

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Communications and Marketing.] The Hospital Hill Diversity Council is raising money to start a new endowed scholarship for University of Missouri-Kansas City health professions students.

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Hank Philippi Ryan: “Fighting Crime in Real Life and in Fiction” on Nov. 21

November 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by BkMk Press.] Hank Philippi Ryan will speak on “Fighting Crime in Real Life and in Fiction” on Thursday, Nov. 21 at the Central Branch of the Kansas City Public Library, 14 West 10th St., Kansas City, Mo. A reception begins at 6 p.m.; the program is at 6:30 p.m.

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Pride Lecturer Laverne Cox Talks About Her Journey Tonight

November 4th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Laverne Cox – actress, producer, transgender, transgender advocate – and a star in the new wave of internet-based television will speak at 6 p.m.

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Faith in Research: Improving the Health of African Americans

September 30th, 2013 · Comments Off · Research

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] A theme of healthy living runs throughout Calvary Temple Baptist Church at 29th and Holmes in Kansas City, in its stacks of black health magazines, in HIV

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“Faculty Profile Series” – Erika Bailey

September 30th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Office of Public Relations.] This is another in an ongoing series of profiles of faculty members who have recently achieved tenure. These profiles are intended to provide illustrations of how some faculty reach that goal.

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Commemoration Day includes State of the University address, re-signing of UMKC charter

September 30th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] A gala Commemoration Day event at the University of Missouri-Kansas City will include a landmark State of the University address delivered by Chancellor Leo E. Morton

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