All posts by Sarah Ashlock

  • 46th Annual Friends of the Library Celebration

    What do books, gloves, Boulevard beer, art and bad jokes have in common? They were all a part of the 46th Annual Friends of the...

  • Save the Date

    Monday, April 25 “They Shoot Horses Don’t They?”: 7:30 p.m., James C. Olson Performing Arts Center. Purchase tickets at 816-235-6222. Tuesday, April 26 “Peer Gynt:”...

  • Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da

    Two weeks from now I will (hopefully) be in a never-ever-going-to-be-flattering cap and gown. Past elementary, middle, and high school (culinary experiences with my Easy...

  • Let Kitten make you swoon

    Tuesday brought out the giants. I have never actually been to a show with a band with “giant” in the name…much less two! The recordBar...

  • Professor Profile: Dr. Jane Greer

    Associate professor of English and Women’s and Gender Studies Dr. Jane Greer grew up in Chillicothe, Ohio. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in English...

  • Save the date

    Monday, April 18 English Department Advising: noon-2 p.m., Cockefair Hall lobby. Professional Roundtable: 2-3:30 p.m., Cockefair Hall Room 105A. In celebration of the Literature for...

  • The third degree of separation

    Carolyn Benton Cockefair series brings acclaimed social scientist to UMKC On Thursday, Dr. James Fowler, Ph.D. gave a lecture as part of the series celebrating...

  • Save the date

    Monday, April 11 UMKC Annual Robert F. Kennedy Symposium: 6 p.m., Student Union Theater Room. Christopher Gardner will be speaking. Gardner rose from homelessness to...

  • Bright lights with Bright Eyes

    On Saturday, April 2, the beloved indie band Bright Eyes sang their way into KC hearts at the Uptown Theater. I’ve been a Bright Eyes...

  • Save the date

    Tuesday, April 5 Tuesday Tune-up: Noon-1 p.m., University Center Room 161. This week’s theme is guided imagery/progressive muscle relaxation. Free Community Cinema Screening: 6:30-8:30 p.m.,...