All posts tagged "summer"

  • School of Law on Falling Admission Rates

    Between 2013 and 2014, the American Bar Association noted a drop of nearly 9,000 students enrolled in law school. While these figures are dated, concerns...

  • UMKC Interns in Washington D.C.

    This past summer, two UMKC students traveled to Washington D.C. to participate in an internship opportunity with Missouri state representatives. Nicolette Wallis and Matt Bingesser...

  • Bugs Bed Down in Books

    Student Finds a Bedbug Before she found a bedbug on a library couch pillow this April, Grace* would retreat to the silence of the fourth...

  • Young Philanthropists Offer Travel Opportunity for Students

    What if you could spend the summer traveling America, helping with service projects and internships and taking courses in colleges across the country, all while...

  • A Sea/ I See of (No) Yellow

    August 11, 1996. Nanning, China: After fourteen hours of air sickness and subpar food, they have arrived. The twenty mothers and fathers are seated in...

  • Why It’s Never Too Early for an Internship

    I always thought of internships as more of an afterthought, something to punctuate the end of one’s college career. But then I met several classmates...

  • The Bootstrap Award

    The Harry S. Truman Center for Governmental Affairs recently awarded two UMKC students with a fully-funded internship to Washington, D.C., called the Bootstrap Award. The...

  • I blame myself for getting cancer

    I blame myself for getting cancer. I’ve been going to the dermatologist for yearly check-ups since I was a teenager. I’ve had a few moles...

  • Life Hacks: Hotels

    Even though Spring Break is over, some people are already planning their next adventure for summer vacation. While on this summer escapade, you might get...

  • UMKC Educates students on assault, harassment

    Wondering about the mandatory Title IX training course that showed up in your inbox?  The mandatory Student Success ™ “Not Anymore” program educates students on...