Professional Development

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Apply today to join upcoming Faculty Learning C...

This FLC is open to all writing intensive faculty, faculty who teach writing, and facul...

University Writing and Reading Board Opportunities

Faculty Board Application Open and Workshop Availiable

Student Free Speech Rights and the Hazelwood De...

The John F. Tinker Foundation (JFTF) and the University of Missouri-Kansas City School ...

Staff Professional Development Conference

The Staff Conference for Professional Development began as idea to provide a day of pro...

Health Sciences Graduate Ready to Make a Diffe...

UMKC research experience and bachelor of health sciences degree helping one student rea...

AMA Past-President Discusses Need For Leadershi...

Shannon lecturer Patrice Harris was the first African American woman to serve as presid...

Asian Students In America, a strong new student...

An organization that accommodates Asian & Asian American Students on campus.

Reflections on COVID-19 and Xenophobia

In times of crisis, we must challenge ourselves to unite and not separate.

A Call to Action in Inclusive Diversity

Inclusive diversity is naturally innovative.

UMKC Rainbow Lounge: A Space for LGBTQIA+ Students

Offering an open environment for students to meet, study, and hang out.

Because of the Color of My Skin and Other Misun...

The color of one's skin has posed particular lifelong challenges, questions, and anxiet...

The Case for Black History

Black History Month (originally Negro History Week) was founded by Carter G. Woodson.

Become a Diversity Ambassador!

Represent the student voice, within the Division of Diversity and Inclusion.

Power and Community in Domestic Violence

There is no single identifiable cause of domestic violence.

Recognizing My Own Racism

How it presents and reflects.