Q& A with Brent Husher, Coordinator of the Virtual Library

U-News Staff

Hometown: Farmington,MO

Do you have a sidekick?:  My students

What career would you choose in an alternate reality? Planting trees everywhere

What was the last restaurant you patronized?  Kokoro Maki House.

Favorite Charity? Kansas City Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.

Do you do any community work with the Kansas City Gay and Lesbian Film Festival?  Yes, I serve on the board.

What is your favorite thing about UMKC?  Our students and campus.

Finish this sentence: “UMKC got it right when …”  They built the Student Union.

UMKC needs . . .Domestic partner benefits and other benefits for the LGBTQIA community.

Last book you read: “Race Matters” by Cornell West

Describe a recent triumph: I recently stayed up until 2 a.m., and traveled on a bus 13 hours to Lansing, Michigan with 20 UMKC folks, 12 from Mizzou and four from the Kansas City Art Institute

“In five years, I’ll be . . .”  happy,still