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  • SGA Hosts Town Hall

    Monday night provided an outlet for students to air their grievances with the Student Government Association.   This “open mic” event began with a student...

  • Access Missouri and UMKC- The Risks and Rewards

    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced an increase in the maximum amount of money available through Access Missouri to lower and middle income students. The increase...

  • Katie Kelley Shines in Stillwater

    The Roos took second place in the Mizuno Classic this past weekend in Stillwater, Okla. A slow start cost the Roos a 2-3 loss against...

  • UMKC swaps to new mascot, University opts out of legacy marsupial

    In a closed session with the UM System Board of Curators March 25, it was decided that the University of Missouri- Kansas City would be...

  • Best Gay Bar

    1. Missie B’s, 805 W. 39th Street, Kansas City, Mo. 64111 What opened as a piano bar in 1994 quickly became Kansas City’s gay hot...

  • Best Fast Food

    1. Winstead’s, 101 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. Winstead’s, a Kansas City original founded in 1940, is known for their steak burgers and old-fashioned soda fountain....

  • Best Place to Grab Food on Campus

    1. Einstein Bros. Bagels, Royall Hall Einstein Bros. is the favorite place to grab a bite to eat on campus. It has a wide variety...

  • Best UMKC Professor

    1. Dr. Kathleen Kilway, chemistry department photo credit: UMKC Department Chair and professor of chemistry Dr. Kathleen Kilway has been with UMKC since 1996 and...

  • Best Park

    1. Jacob L. Loose Park, 5200 Pennsylvania Ave. Stretching nearly 75 acres, Loose Park is the third largest park in Kansas City, containing tennis courts,...

  • When tuition freezes over– UM President fights against tuition spike

    University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe told the St. Louis Post Dispatch that he will be recommending tuition at all four UM system schools to...