Magazines

  • Starlight to Spotlight

    UMKC alumna Joy Franz (B.M. '64) has graced stages worldwide
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Apr 18, 2022

  • Streetcar Extension Coming to UMKC

    The city’s massive infrastructure project now underway will have a direct impact on UMKC
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Apr 18, 2022

  • UMKC Alumni Soar at KCI

    Meet several of the Roos making Kansas City’s new airport a reality
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Apr 18, 2022

  • Dreams to Reality: Alumnus Gives Back to Community

    Chris Harris (B.L.A. '14), 2018 UMKC Alumni Award winner and founder of Harris Park, shares insights on transforming his community while helpi...
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Apr 18, 2022

  • A Child-Friendly Health Solution

    How a UMKC graduate turned an idea for a wart treatment into a multi-million-dollar startup
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Apr 18, 2022

  • A Pair as Perfect as Baseball and Ice Cream

    Two Bloch alumni are making their mark in KC
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Apr 18, 2022

  • From Classes to Practice

    Recent Law graduates navigate the bar exam and first jobs — all during a global pandemic
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Dec 21, 2021

  • Bold Transitions

    When opportunity calls, these alumni don’t shy away from a new challenge
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Dec 21, 2021

  • Paving the Way for the Next Generation

    Two UMKC Law professors are reaching major milestones this year
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Dec 21, 2021

  • Linebacker Lawyer

    How Bob Stein (J.D. ’73) balanced full-time legal studies with playing for the Kansas City Chiefs — and became a hall of famer
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Dec 21, 2021

  • Keeping Soldiers Safe

    Video game technology reimagined for the real-life battlefield
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 30, 2021

  • Expanding into Aerospace

    New lab spaces give students hands-on training
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 30, 2021

  • A Space Just for Students

    New collaboration area allows for peer-to-peer prototyping and a superior student teams workshop
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 30, 2021

  • Investing in Future Talent

    Two-story Structural Lab helps prepare Kansas City’s next generation of civil engineers
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 30, 2021

  • From SCE to Switzerland

    Research experiences at UMKC lead mechanical engineering graduate to pursue Ph.D. in bone biomechanics
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 30, 2021

  • Reining in Software Trojan Horses

    Deep learning research identifies cybersecurity risks
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 29, 2021

  • Sunscreen Recommended

    In the Plaster Center, even the roof is optimized for groundbreaking research
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 28, 2021

  • Electromagnetic Medicine

    Using high-powered electric pulses to treat cancer in a 3D world
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 28, 2021

  • Now That's Clean

    Plaster Center's contamination-free area has specs that get rid of the specks
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 28, 2021

  • Collide and Create

    New innovation studio brings together UMKC and the community
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Sep 27, 2021

  • Fitting for Robes

    Two UMKC Law alumni receive significant judicial appointments
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 13, 2021

  • Women Supporting Women

    UMKC law alumnae instrumental in creating scholarship for aspiring women lawyers
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 05, 2021

  • Law and (Virtual) Order

    As court proceedings move online, judges lean into new technologies and procedures to ensure a fair hearing for all who appear
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 05, 2021

  • Truman Fellows Program Fills Gap

    Provides Opportunity for New Graduates and the Community
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 05, 2021

  • Human Rights Hero

    Mekebib Solomon (J.D. ’20) has earned his law degree twice, in two different countries. That’s not the most interesting thing about him.
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 05, 2021

  • Leading the Way

    A School of Law alumni conversation on race, equity and where we go from here
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 05, 2021

  • Making the Case Online

    How current law students are making it work in a pandemic
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 05, 2021

  • Access to Justice

    School of Law designs Internet portal to simplify how victims of domestic violence get court protection in Kansas
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) May 05, 2021

  • Roos Advocate Through the Decades

    Alumni and students work toward a more ethnically inclusive and equitable future
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Mar 11, 2021

  • The Many Faces of COVID-19 Fighters

    Over the months of the pandemic, alumni and faculty in every corner of health care have responded and adapted with courage and continuing creativity.
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Mar 11, 2021

  • Turning Tables in Challenging Times

    Ingenuity and flexibility are key for food and event service businesses to survive the pandemic
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Mar 11, 2021

  • The Unpredictable Experience of Virtual Learning

    How teachers and students are adjusting to a very new normal
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Mar 11, 2021

  • Unstoppable Artists

    Performing arts alumni find new ways to reach audiences during pandemic shutdowns
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Mar 11, 2021

  • How Does Battling a Pandemic Compare to Military Combat?

    To Obie Austin, they’re both a call to service
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Mar 11, 2021

  • Disaster Informatics to the Rescue

    Harnessing the power of AI to aid disaster relief
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Jul 20, 2020

  • Upgrading Auto-pilot to Save-a-Pilot

    Researcher looks to computer modeling to enhance aviation safety
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Jul 16, 2020

  • Asthma Sufferers May Breathe Easier

    UMKC researchers are working on the technology behind a noninvasive device that would monitor for symptoms
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Jul 13, 2020

  • Concrete for a Changing Climate

    How a UMKC researcher is paving the way for sustainability
    $_EscapeTool.xml($contentBase) Jun 22, 2020