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UMKC creates new business scholarship for Hispanic students

The Henry W. Bloch School of Management has teamed up with the Greater Kansas City Hispanic Development Fund (HDFKC) to form a new scholarship...

Student entrepreneur hopes to change the payment experience

Brad Starnes, co-founder of the app DivviUp, recognized his entrepreneurial spirit at the age of 10. Now, as a UMKC student majoring in information...

Remembering UMKC student Sraddha Khanal

Lukas Kenney and Victoria Gomez The UMKC community is mourning the loss of senior Bloch School student Sraddha Khanal. The 26-year-old was involved in a fatal...

E-Scholar develops self-driving robot to help people with disabilities

Robots following you through buildings. Prosthetic limbs returning touch and sensation to a person who’s lost a limb. Think you’ve seen that movie? Think again....

Being a startup entrepreneur – UMKC graduates dive into new frontiers

Bloch School graduates Zach Petit and Megan Darnell spoke at First Wednesdays about the frontier of creating and managing a startup in Kansas City....

Bloch School alumnus running for mayor

Phil Glynn, business owner and alumnus of the UMKC Henry W. Bloch School of Management, believes his experience serving underrepresented communities through housing and...

Memories at Oaklawn

It had been over 60 years since Suzanne Pointon had seen the Oaklawn Estate when she returned to donate memorabilia to the Bloch School...

Bloch School Appoints New Dean

The yearlong search for a new dean of the Bloch School ended recently with the announcement that Dr. Brian Klaas will be taking over...

Local Entrepreneurs Discuss Networking, Kansas City Business

Kris Adair, a local entrepreneur and co-founder of Mycroft, highlighted the importance of strong business connections at the Bloch School’s First Wednesdays event last...

Search for New Bloch School Dean Continues

Dr. Jaishankar Ganesh, one of two candidates for the Dean of the Bloch School, visited campus last week to talk with students and faculty....

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UMKC students share advice with peers

As the semester nears to a close, some UMKC students have shared advice and words of encouragement to fellow students during a year that...