All posts tagged "New York"

  • Faculty Profile: Harris Mirkin

    Passion for teaching drives 45-year career at UMKC Teaching is undoubtedly Dr. Harris Mirkin’s passion. Mirkin’s tenure with the Political Science Department has spanned five...

  • ‘Fashion Night Out’ comes to Kansas City

    Plaza, Zona Rosa and Power and Light to hold promotional events Many Kansas City fashionistas squealed with glee as the announcement came that this fashion...

  • New York: The invigorating city

    “BOOM! Ding. BAM! la la la la… POP.” Piercing sounds accompanied by an assortment of vibrantly colored lights dart at you from everywhere. The combination...

  • The best of four worlds

    This vintage chick is all the buzz in Kansas City right now as she reinvents the local art industry with her enchantingly abstract fabric photo...

  • Alumnus receives present from fans

    This past Christmas, UMKC Alumnus and musician Griffen Alexander received a present from his fans and friends. Alexander recently called upon his fans to help...

  • GOBBLE

    In September 1620, the Mayflower left Plymouth, England for a trip across the Atlantic with 102 passengers. After a 66 day-journey, the Mayflower dropped anchor...

  • ‘Going the Distance’ goes too far

    The story begins as Erin (Drew Barrymore) is interning for a New York newspaper, and Garret (Justin Long) is still failing to commit himself to...

  • 'The Producers' light up the Starlight

    Jillian Schleiden Copy Editor In typical Mel Brooks style, “The Producers” opened with a burst of song and bawdy jokes. “The Producers” tells the story...

  • UMKC Connection

    Jillian Schleiden Copy Editor Marty Thomas plays five smaller roles in The Producers, but he says Starlight Theatre played the starring spot in introducing him...

  • Experience takes the lead in Dining Services

    Sodexo at UMKC has a new addition leading the dining services team. J.P. Singh, new general manager for Sodexo, brings 35 years of experience to...