• Student orgnization profile: ALAS

    UMKC’s Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) is a group of students from Peru, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the United States who focus on providing...

  • Tips to stay safe

    Driving at night The majority of UMKC’s student population commutes to campus, and most commute by cars. Driving exposes students to many elements of danger...

  • Save your money on ‘Saved’

    The Kansas City Repertory Theatre’s 2010-11 season opened Sunday, Sept. 19, on a sour note with its latest musical endeavor, “Saved!” The well-respected theater, under...

  • Dance is an unusual choice

    Majoring in dance may seem like an unusual choice for an athletic student from Tulsa, Okla., but it suits Gavin Stewart. Now in his third...

  • Recipe: Barbecue dirty rice

    A twist on a New Orleans classic with only four ingredients, this can be done quickly and easily in just one pot. 1 -1 ½...

  • Tattoo of the Week

    When you think of a person with a tattoo, you may often think of the bad guy doing rebellious things or the bad girl trying...

  • Ask the cook: Healthy options at the Student Union

    Question of the week: What are some healthy options at the Student Union? You have an hour or more between now and your next class...

  • Emoticons: Luv Ltrs

    While it’s still socially unacceptable to break up via text, asking someone out or sending your love via text is certainly okay. I<3U: An oldie...

  • Weird News

    Teacher attacked by bison in Yellowstone Utah teacher Cathy Hayes was attacked by a bison on July 19. Hayes, her husband and friend were visiting...

  • Dating 101: Learnin’ when to fold ‘em

    Taking a much-needed respite from the grind of early afternoon classes, I decided to meet my friend David to drink and fill up on some...