All posts by U-News

  • UMKC Muslim Student Organization

    On the third floor of the Student Union on October 20, I attended a meeting of UMKC’s own Muslim Student Organization and spoke to a...

  • Dancers React to Downtown Arts Campus

    The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce calls it one of their “Big Five” civic priorities, but it’s the dancers who are jumping for joy...

  • Reactions to Guns on Campus

    Beginning July 1st, 2017, all Kansas University campuses will be allowing gun owners to carry concealed guns on campus grounds. Since Kansas is a neighboring...

  • Self-Care: Staying Happy and Healthy During Midterms

    The stressful times of midterm season are among us and students are taking on more than usual. It can be difficult to uphold a healthy...

  • Missouri Governor’s Race | What You Need to Know

    The 2016 Presidential Race has been dominating the news cycle for the past 18 months or so, but there are other elections that voters will...

  • How Focus Groups & Politics Go Hand in Hand

    The Kansas City Star hosted a focus group to watch the second presidential debate last Sunday. About 20 undecided voters gathered in hopes of better...

  • UMKC Veterans At Ease Zone

    Education student and U.S. Air Force veteran Alain Grimmet was walking one morning when he noticed a sign in a window of Cherry Hall 239...

  • 22, A Million by Bon Iver

    Bon Iver’s 22, A Million upon first listen sounded completely alien – I certainly had not expected this level of experimentation. However, as the clarity...

  • A Millennial’s Guide to Political Persuasion

    Where did the last four years go as the presidential election comes around again? Perhaps this campaign season more than any has sparked an intense...

  • The Power of Voting: Be Aware!

    Election season is upon us, and it is extremely important for everyone, especially millennials, to go out and vote! Considering that millennials represent the largest...