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Top 5 happy hours around UMKC

There’s no better or cheaper way to explore Kansas City than through happy hours. Get together with friends, and try new foods and drinks...

New-look men’s basketball team gears up for season

Remember last year’s Kansas City men’s basketball team? Good, because this year’s team has an entirely new look. There’s a new head coach, new...

Remembering Henry Bloch

Henry Bloch, co-founder of the company H&R Block, died on April 23. A titan of the tax preparation industry, he was 96 years old. Bloch,...

U-News wins second place for Best Overall Newspaper, six total awards at statewide conference

U-News, the independent student newspaper at UMKC, won second place Saturday night in the "Best Overall Newspaper" category at the annual Missouri College Media...

Students meet SGA candidates at town hall meeting

UMKC students had the opportunity to meet candidates running for Student Government Association (SGA) positions last week at a town hall meeting in Miller-Nichols...

State reconsiders funding arts campus

Following a string of setbacks, proponents of UMKC’s downtown arts campus received a rare piece of good news this week when lawmakers re-introduced a...

Q&A: Jesse Paris Smith talks music, activism

Jesse Paris Smith is the daughter of award-winning musician and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Patti Smith. In this exclusive interview with...

Streetcar Expansion Aimed at UMKC Students

What does it take to get city renovations up and running? The answer is public support and money. The problem is that not everyone...

Spellbound Students

Sophie Genovese didn’t talk much while under hypnosis. When she did, it was usually in an extraterrestrial language in front of a sea of...

Chancellor Morton Received “Excessive” $195,409 Bonus | Missouri State Auditor Says UM System Paid Out More than $2 Million in “Inappropriate Bonuses”

Reported by: Ashli Forbes, Contributor Melissa Wharton, Intern The UM system paid executives and administrators more than $2 million in what a state auditor called “inappropriate bonuses”...

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Opinion: Kanye West’s presidential run was ridiculous

Rapper Kanye West first announced his plans to run for President this past Independence Day in a tweet. “We must now realize the promise of...

Album review: BTS’ “BE” is a creative take on pandemic life

“BE,” is K-pop supergroup BTS’ latest album, and perhaps the best to date to date.  Despite the tracklist being short, with only seven songs and...

Album review: Future and Lil Uzi Vert’s “Pluto x Baby Pluto”

Just months after rapper Lil Uzi Vert released his long-awaited album “Eternal Atake,” he collaborated with fellow rapper Future to put together the album...

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...