All posts by U-News Staff

  • The votes are in

    New SGA officers announced President: Ida Ayalew (UMKC Alive) Executive Vice President: Alex Varon (UMKC Alive) Administrative Vice President: Fatima Sharif (UMKC Alive) Comptroller: Pedro...

  • Community of Scholars recognizes student success

    The School of Graduate Studies (SGS) and the Doctoral Student Council (DSC) hosted their annual Community of Scholars event last Thursday, April 23 in the...

  • International Day embraces Indian culture

    Indian students at UMKC hosted “International Students Day – Celebrating India”           on Friday, April 17 in iX theatre in Miller Nichols Library. This event included...

  • School of Law alternative programs

    UMKC is known for housing many professional schools, including dentistry, medicine and pharmacy. One professional school on the Volker campus is often overlooked. The School...

  • UMKC welcomes queer artist Hayley Morgenstern

    Queer artist Hayley Morgenstern brought awareness of sexual assault to UMKC on April 16 with a lecture in the Student Union. Morgenstern read excerpts from...

  • Bobby Watson talks KC jazz

    Amidst opening night applause and more than 80 musicians mindfully exiting the Helzberg Hall stage at the 2011 gala, saxophonist Bobby Watson stopped and hugged...

  • Farewell Letter

    As my presidency enters its final stages, it is not only appropriate but also imperative to personally recognize those individuals who have contributed to the...

  • Getting to know Hermon Mehari

    Hermon Mehari is a 27-year-old jazz trumpet player and a graduate of UMKC’s Conservatory of Music and Dance. Mehari won the 2008 National Trumpet Competition,...

  • Graduate student wins AWP award

    “Star Trek” fans have Trekkie conventions, comic book nerds have Comic-Con and writers have the Associate of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) conference. Every year,...

  • Please try the escargot

    Ever feel like getting dressed up and heading to an elegant restaurant? I am typically a Chipotle and pajamas girl for Friday night after a...