2011 Features

Putting theory into practice

Instead of merely teaching students theory, the UMKC School of Law also prepares students for practice. One way the School of Law accomplishes this is...  Full Story >>
Published: 5/13/2011 3:15:27 PM |


Venture Creation Challenge

In April of 2011, the UMKC Bloch School's Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation held the seventh annual Regnier Family Foundations/Bank of Blu...  Full Story >>
Published: 5/10/2011 11:34:40 AM | Video


Advancing the arts in Kansas City

The UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance presented Kansas City Symphony Music Director Michael Stern with an honorary Doctor of Musical Arts at its 20...  Full Story >>
Published: 5/9/2011 2:45:03 PM | Audio


Roo-minations -- Episode 3

UMKC introduces the third episode of its monthly feature, "Roo-minations," which asks students to answer a question. This month's question is, "What i...  Full Story >>
Published: 4/28/2011 2:36:59 PM | Video


Winning at the game of life

Panicked about finals or dealing with other life issues? Want to speak to an unbiased, knowledgeable resource? UMKC's life coaches are here for yo...  Full Story >>
Published: 4/27/2011 2:01:05 PM |


A rare honor

Two University of Missouri-Kansas City College of Arts and Sciences' professors, Christie Hodgen and Clancy Martin, are among the 180 recipients award...  Full Story >>
Published: 4/25/2011 10:27:46 AM |


Conservatory's Zhou Long wins Pulitzer Prize for opera

Zhou Long, UMKC Conservatory Research Professor of Music Composition just received a Pulitzer Prize for "Madame White Snake," which premiered on Feb. ...  Full Story >>
Published: 4/18/2011 4:17:19 PM |


Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership

Dr. Memcha Loitongbam - a Fulbright Scholar from Manipur, India - wanted to conduct her research with one of the top centers for nonprofit leadership ...  Full Story >>
Published: 4/18/2011 10:32:42 AM |


A dream come true

Griffen Alexander - an up and coming recording artist - is witnessing his dedication for music pay off. A native of Omaha, Neb., and a 2010 alumnus of...  Full Story >>
Published: 4/18/2011 9:29:15 AM |


UMKC 2011 Midwest Dental Conference ends on $1.5 million note

Four years may sound like a long time, but for dental educators, that never seems to be enough time to teach dental students all they need to know bef...  Full Story >>
Published: 4/11/2011 10:20:54 AM |


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