Reaction or Riot? Understanding 1968 in Kansas City

Posted by on March 30, 2018 at 7:41 pm

M.A. in Medical Anthropology

Posted by on March 30, 2018 at 4:19 pm

Invitation ~ AAA 2018 Undergraduate Poster Session

Posted by on March 7, 2018 at 8:37 pm

First Rites: Innovative Undergraduate Research in Anthropology Abstract: Undergraduate students are an increasingly important element in the production of anthropological knowledge. In its best form, undergraduate research can be seen as an apprenticeship, wherein the novitiate is granted a partnership and some degree of agency in pushing the boundaries of and crossing into new frontiers […]

Fall 2017 Elective

Posted by on July 18, 2017 at 8:36 pm

Still needing an elective? Please consider the following:

Discover UChicago – apply for “all expenses paid” visit!!

Posted by on May 25, 2017 at 2:55 pm

Deadline to apply is 8/15/17!! The University of Chicago is now accepting applications for our Discover UChicago program, an expenses-paid visit weekend to be held October 26-28, 2017 for candidates traditionally underrepresented in their fields planning to apply to graduate school in the fall of 2017 for matriculation in the fall of 2018. This exciting event […]

Finals Week Stress Relief!

Posted by on May 3, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Check out these stress-relieving events starting today! Good luck with finals!  

Study Abroad Opportunity

Posted by on May 2, 2017 at 2:58 pm

The Semester in Development is a term-long program that is open to undergraduate students of all disciplines. The program is based entirely overseas in Kampala, Uganda, and is unique as it combines studying and interning. While abroad, participants enroll as part-time visiting students at Makerere University, studying one day a week and earning transferable credits. The remaining […]

Looking for Summer Sociology/Anthropology Courses?

Posted by on April 28, 2017 at 4:53 pm


Paid Positions as Peer Mentors for Propel!

Posted by on April 18, 2017 at 5:40 pm

UMKC’s Propel Program is seeking students to become peer mentors beginning Fall 2017.  The Propel program is designed to provide young adults with disabilities a two-year college experience. This includes campus living, academic support, the ability to attend regular academic courses and have an undergraduate mentor. The Propel Program is eager to have ten – […]

Congratulations to Dr. Clovis Semmes – UMKC Black Studies Program

Posted by on April 6, 2017 at 6:49 pm

Congratulations to Dr. Clovis Semmes, UMKC Professor of Sociology and Black Studies, who received the “2017 Outstanding Book Award” for his book, The End of Black Studies: Conceptual, Theoretical, and Empirical Concerns, at the National Council for Black Studies at its recent annual conference.