All posts tagged "UMKC"

  • Rainy Rhythms

    CocoRosie – “Tahiti Rain Song” Freak-folk group CocoRosie is notorious for making music that sounds like it just escaped from a hallucinogenic dream about a...

  • Navigating my blackness

    I was sitting with a friend in his studio apartment. There wasn’t a bookcase, so all his books were stacked on the floor. Around his...

  • Vaping: A Cloud of controversy

    There is a growing trend of businesses, schools, cities, and states banning electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in public places. North Dakota, New Jersey, and Utah have...

  • (Wo)man’s best friend

    There comes a time in life when you realize that common clichés and sayings are so popular because, more often than not, they are true....

  • What is Natural (Black Hair)?

    In lieu of the UMKC NAACP’s “Natural Hair Show,” which will be at 7 p.m. Friday, April 17 in the Student Union Theater, here is...

  • The substitute teacher

    It is a common misconception when one travels the road of healthy to eating to assume baked goods, or anything other than fruits and vegetables,...

  • UMKC Softball falls to New Mexico State in 3 game series

    The UMKC softball team had it rough this weekend, falling 0-2 to the New Mexico State Aggies in back-to-back games Saturday in what would’ve been...

  • Roos represent UMKC on Winter Academic All-WAC team

    The Western Athletic Conference named 21 UMKC winter athletes to its 2015 Academic All-WAC Team on Friday, Apr. 10. A total of 276 students were...

  • A Chat with the Chancellor

    Chancellor Leo E. Morton spoke Monday with a group of students about several topics, including the Bloch School rankings, the smoking ban and the proposed...

  • Missouri to Introduce Anti-LGBT Legislation

    With the 2015 legislative session drawing to a close, Missouri legislators are considering bills with language targeting the state’s LGBT citizens. The Missouri-based LGBT organization...