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'Our Healthy Eastside Kansas City' awarded $5 million from Jackson County

The Jackson County Legislature approved another $5 million grant Monday for a group that's made an impact in improving the health of East Kansas City residents.

Alumnus Endows Two New Scholarships

2010 UMKC Alumnus of the Year Douglas Enderle honors two longtime friends while supporting students

Exploring Degree Programs, Finding Herself

Ophelia Griffin chose UMKC and discovered their passion and self

St. Louis-Area Resident Finds Community at UMKC

“Living on campus allows me to focus on why I’m here, and encourages me to study for exams. I am also able to connect to a lot of other students and meet new friends.”

Kiara Jimenez

Resident assistant