Student Life

  • Get Thee to a Monastery

    UMKC students will have the opportunity to live life as a monk this summer. Monastic Worlds is a 3-credit course that that will take place...

  • Bee a Friend

    Apples. Peaches. Avocados. Kidney beans. Cotton. Coffee. Tomatoes. Vanilla. What do all of these things have in common? Besides being resources many of us use...

  • Apartment Gardening

    It’s officially spring, and garden centers everywhere are rolling out their tents in preparation for planting season. However, many of us here in the city...

  • The MU Protests and Their Impact on UMKC: A Retrospective Q&A

    Senior Cameron McGuire is a UMKC health sciences student and a member of the Lambda Alpha chapter of the African-American fraternity Phi Beta Sigma. The...

  • Mr. or Mrs. President

    UMKC students discussed the power of voting at the Mr. or Mrs. President event hosted by African-American sorority Delta Theta Sigma last Friday night. Attendees...

  • Getting Involved on Campus

    It takes outstanding drive and unsurmountable dedication to go to school full time, work full time, get good grades and still maintain a happy and...

  • Coffee: Thank the Goats

    We all have a reason to get out of bed in the morning. For some, it’s a crying baby, for others it’s to let the...

  • Aggravated Assault at Johnson Hall

    On Wednesday Dec. 16 2015 an incident occurred in. Johnson Hall on UMKC’s Volker Campus. The incident in question was an aggravated assault between two...

  • UMKC Says No to Hoverboards

    UMKC banned hoverboards (also called smart boards and balance boards), effective Jan. 14, joining dozens of other campuses in banning the self-balancing scooter.   The...

  • The Climate at Mizzou:Timeline, Perspective and the Storm That Brews

    Missouri is no stranger to storms of all kinds. Devastating tornados in Joplin, the Great flood of 1993, various ice storms and even with a...