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    UMKC Foundation board elects two new members

    Kansas City civic and business leaders Jerry Reece and Kent Sunderland join foundation board, bringing 'wealth of knowledge,' board chair says.

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    Foundation raises $3 million for latest phase of library renovation

    As fundraising continues for future work on UMKC's Miller Nichols Library, these funds from various private donors will cover renovations to library's second and third floors.

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    Foundation announces $1 million gift from UMKC alumna Linda Hood Talbott

    The bequest is expected to endow and name the deanship of university’s new Honors College, which will help recruit high-achieving undergraduates to study at UMKC.

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    UMKC Faculty & Staff Campaign surpasses original goal

    Donations from faculty and staff to The Campaign for UMKC, the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s ongoing capital campaign, have surpassed their goal by more than $1 million.