Employee Volunteers Needed

It’s almost time for UMKC’s Fall Week of Welcome 2020!

The Office of Student Involvement is requesting faculty and staff support to help new and returning students prepare for an exciting Fall semester.

Specific volunteer opportunities are:

Residence Hall Move-In Support (Monday, August 17 to Saturday, August 22)
• UMKC Welcome Tables (Wednesday, August 19 to Wednesday, August 26)
Drive-In Event (Saturday, August 22)

Register on SignUpGenius by Friday, August 14 to help our new Roos.

The volunteer shifts are in-person and will follow all health and safety guidelines as laid out on the UMKC Coronavirus website.

If you have any questions, please email Kim Kushner, Assistant Director of New Student and Family Programs, at kushnerkim@umkc.edu, or call (816) 235-5579.

Staff Appreciation Week at The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures

Bring your family for free! 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 May 20 – 26, 2019. (The museum is closed Tuesday, May 21.)

The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures has the world’s largest collection of fine-scale miniatures and one of the nation’s largest collections of antique toys on public display.

5235 Oak Street, across from the School of Law
Open Wednesday – Monday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Closed Tuesdays and major holidays