Events

  • Pride lecture packs a punch

    UMKC Pride Alliance welcomed Jamaican-born poet and activist Staceyann Chin for the annual Pride Lecture event. Throughout the presentation, Chin presented herself as a militant,...

  • Mental health panel pushes back against stigma

    Mental illnesses are far more common than most people seem to realize, and despite prevalence in our society, they still carry a stigma. The National...

  • KC Comic-Con

    Kansas City frequently hosts a number of conventions throughout the year, each focusing on different themes. Comic-Con took place over the weekend at Bartle Hall...

  • Juice on Troost!

    Many people have negative, preconceived notions about Troost, specifically that coded phrase, “East of Troost.” It’s the unofficial color line of our city’s segregated history....

  • The Roo Rundown

    BASKETBALL:  WICHITA, Kan. – The UMKC men’s basketball team (0-1) was defeated 109-57 by the No. 7/8 Wichita State Shockers (1-0) in front of a sold-out...

  • Indus Formal brings India home

    Students danced the night away during the Indus Formal last Friday evening at The Masquerade Hall. The formal hosted by UMKC Indus, an organization focusing...

  • Men’s basketball 52 point blowout in exhibition game

    UMKC Men’s Basketball gave an outstanding performance to the preseason fans at the Municipal Auditorium Friday, defeating the Warriors, 110-58. The Roos shot 49 percent...

  • Roo Rundown

    Soccer  PHOENIX, Ariz. – The UMKC women’s soccer team— the head coach and multiple players— received recognition by the Western Athletic Conference at the 2017 postseason...

  • Trunk-or-Treat connects students to KC

    Kimberly Manson, UMKC Union Programming Board (UPB) After Hours Coordinator, was able to share one of her Halloween traditions with area children at Tuesday night’s...

  • Upcoming Events

    Tuesday, November 7 Pride Alliance Weekly Social, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Rainbow Lounge, 325 Student Union Connect with other LGBTQIA students at weekly Pride Alliance meetings. Study...