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  • Third and Final Listening Session on Wednesday

    All UMKC students, staff and faculty are invited to participate in the third and final of UMKC’s campus listening sessions.   The sessions began in...

  • Journey to Eden

    America. It was a dream for my family and I. It was the answer to all of our prayers. We heard many things about the...

  • A Sea/ I See of (No) Yellow

    August 11, 1996. Nanning, China: After fourteen hours of air sickness and subpar food, they have arrived. The twenty mothers and fathers are seated in...

  • Roos Debate Climate Change

    As the world nears what may be the hottest year on record, the entire world is coming together to discover how to combat climate change....

  • The Hands Behind UMKC’s Green Face

    Green is everywhere. Smack dab in the middle of Kansas City, lies a little oasis, with manicured lawns, flourishing flowerbeds, and quiet gardens. Many students...

  • Dr. Stephen Dilks: An Open Letter to the UMKC Community

    As we engage in the current series of sustained dialogues about active strategies designed to address and improve the situation with race and diversity, inclusion...

  • UM President Tim Wolfe Resigns

    Tim Wolfe has resigned amid mounting tension on University of Missouri-Columbia’s campus. Wolfe announced his resignation at an emergency meeting of the UM System Board...

  • Students Thrive on Hospital Hill

    The first residence hall and only student housing option on the Hospital Hill campus is in its second year of operation at 70 percent capacity....

  • Putting Names to Local Homeless

    As students preoccupy themselves with writing essays and studying for exams, a world both close and distant trudges on. Just outside UMKC walls lie city...

  • Then and Now: A Lecture on America Through the Lens of Music

    Do musicals like “The Music Man” and “West Side Story” have any connection to today’s political climate?   Both Dr. Carol Oja of Harvard University...