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Health Equity Institute launches funding to seed community research

The UMKC Health Equity Institute (HEI) is launching a mini-grant program this month to seed research collaborations focused on improving health in...

A look at Lucerna: UMKC’s undergraduate research journal

Getting research experience when you’re an undergraduate can be extremely difficult, especially for non-STEM students. However, one option for students wanting to...

Cyborgs and immortality: into the research of Dr. Huberman

Who doesn’t want to live forever? Every society has its own set of myths about finding eternal life: the...

Former professor accused of stealing research, selling it for millions

The University of Missouri System announced last week it is suing former pharmacy professor Dr. Ashim Mitra for stealing and selling a...

UMKC Libraries announces research award winner

Every year, UMKC University Libraries offers the Martha Jane Starr Library Research Award, a grant of up to $1000 for graduate student...

Professor’s research shows benefits of all-girls schooling

A UMKC education professor discovered that graduates from all-girls high schools have an academic and social edge over their co-educated peers.

Students publish their own research in UMKC journal Lucerna

When junior Sarah Towakoli began Discourse H300, she knew exactly what she wanted to center her research paper on—advocating for more career...

Student’s best friend: UMKC professor’s research brings therapy dog to classroom

Ask communications professor Linda Kurz about her decades of research and teaching, and she’ll reveal an unexpected inspiration: her 12-year-old Polish lowland sheep dog,...

Celebrating Women in STEM: Dr. Nancy Grace Roman

Dr. Nancy Grace Roman is an amazing woman of NASA. She was born in Nashville, Tennessee on May 16, 1925. Her family moved often; she...

UMKC Hosts Acclaimed Photographer

Every Day Contains All of History  an exhibition of photographs at the UMKC Gallery of Art, presents the acclaimed artist Jared Thorne’s vision of...

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Occupy KC protests come to a temporary stop

Protestors took over the steps of City Hall during a 21-day occupation protest for police reform, turning a portion of downtown Kansas...

The NFL arms race continues

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers shocked the NFL world on Friday by signing former All-Pro wide receiver Antonio Brown. Brown agreed to a...

Trump and Biden square off in final presidential debate

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden took the same stage last Thursday in the final presidential debate.