Thursday, October 29, 2020
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UMKC professors discuss California wildfires, need for climate change action

Last month, Brentwood, Los Angeles residents woke up to 745 acres of their city in flames. Ongoing drought and strong winds were...

UMKC students react to United Nations’ Climate Action Summit

On Sept. 23, tears lined 16-year-old Greta Thunberg’s eyes as she delivered an impassioned speech at the United Nations’ Climate Action Summit...

Roo News discusses the campus-wide strike for climate change and more

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=US619KoYqtY&t=2s On this week's episode of Roo News, we discuss the campus-wide strike for climate change, Representative...

UMKC students strike for climate change

UMKC students united with members of the Sunrise Movement and other area schools in a rally to combat climate change.  

Our home on fire: UMKC professors share thoughts on Amazon rainforest fires

July and August are typically the most humid and wet months for the Amazon rainforest, but a considerable amount of it is...

UMKC student represents younger generation in fight against climate change

In a crowded, suit-and-tie filled room on the 10th floor of City Hall, Madegan Morrison and other young people led the public...

Student plan on-campus climate change rally

Do you want to prompt action regarding climate change in the government? UMKC will host its own climate change rally on Friday,...

Lecture illuminates connection between U.S. National Security, climate change

By Victoria Gomez Distinguished professor of government and public policy Col. Lawrence Wilkerson spoke on Thursday, April 5, about U.S. National Security and climate change. Wilkerson...

Thoughts on natural disasters and climate change from environmental studies senior

With Puerto Rico reeling from the devastation of Hurricane Maris, the U.S. has been inundated with natural disasters lately. We've had flooding coast to...

In Defense of Tomi Lahren

To say I am not a fan of Tomi Lahren is putting it mildly. Throughout the past year Lahren has garnered a great deal...

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