2018 Staff Appreciation Week Activities!

All Week:
May 14-18 | Free access to Swinney Recreation Center (please bring your staff ID and sign the waver provided for access)

May 14-20 | Free Admission for up to 3 family members and 10% off Museum Store Purchases with UMKC ID*

Discount at the UMKC Bookstore | 25% off Roo Gear and gifts (discount will automatically ring at register)

Staff Appreciation Picnic | 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. | University Walkway
Free shuttle from Hospital Hill to Volker Campus sponsored by the Health Science District Deans

Shuttle #1 will pick up from School of Medicine at 10:45 am with a stop at the School of Dentistry.
Shuttle #2 will pick up from School of Medicine at 11 am with a stop at the School of Dentistry.

Both shuttles will be making round trips between Volker and Hospital Hill throughout the event. Last pick up from Volker will be approx. 1:45 pm.

Unit Day | Your unit is encouraged to do something special for your staff members on this day! Ideas include organizing a pot luck, UMKC Gear day etc.

Staff Conference for Professional Development | 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Check in begins at 7:30 a.m.) | Registration required


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*Admission to The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures is always free with a UMKC ID, but in recognition of Staff Appreciation Week the museum is offering free admission for up to three family members as well! (Faculty/staff member must be present.) UMKC faculty and staff will also receive 10% off museum store purchases. Simply show your UMKC ID to receive these perks Monday, May 14 through Sunday, May 20, 2018!

December 2016 Kasey Kudos High Fives

Congratulations Morgan Dresvyannikov (Murray) and Lindsey Mayfield!

Morgan Dresvyannikov


Department/position: School of Medicine Student Ambassador

Years at UMKC : 3 Years

Favorite vacation spot: Manitou Springs, Colorado (just went there for my honeymoon!)

Hobbies: I love to watch movies and bake!

Favorite Meal: Anything Italian!

Favorite things about your position: I am able to see the future of the school of medicine and help prospective students learn more about our amazing programs!



Lindsey Mayfield

Department/position: Project Manager, Strategic Marketing and Communications

Number of years at UMKC: 6 months

Favorite vacation spot: London

Hobbies: Yoga, reading, cooking

Favorite meal: Mac and cheese

Favorite thing about UMKC: All of the friendly, welcoming people!