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UMKC costume design program listed as one of best in country

UMKC costume design program listed as one of best in country

Alivia Meyers
May 3, 2022

The Hollywood Reporter recently gave UMKC’s costume design program high praise and listed it as one of the best places to study the art and technology of costume design.  In their article “The Top 10 Costume Design Schools in the U.S.,” the Hollywood Reporter listed...

The club is dedicated to creating more biodiversity on campus. (UMKC)

Gardening Club returns after years of inactivity

Alivia Meyers
April 27, 2022

Several years after it was disbanded, UMKC is hosting a new club dedicated to the biodiversity and sustainability of the campus grounds. Officially introduced this spring, students created UMKC’s Gardening Club out of a unified goal to better environmentalism efforts on...

Campus experiences major renovations, construction projects

Campus experiences major renovations, construction projects

Alivia Meyers
March 1, 2022

Since the start of the spring semester, numerous construction sites have popped up across UMKC’s Volker campus. The prominent areas of construction and maintenance include the Miller Nichols Library, the Education Building and the quad.  “I was surprised by the...

UMKC debate team returns after 2-year disbandment

UMKC debate team returns after 2-year disbandment

Alivia Meyers
February 16, 2022

After nearly two years of absence, UMKC has officially welcomed back its debate team. UMKC freshman Yasmeen Hanon helped revive the team because she believed there were students that were passionate enough about speech and debate to get the organization operating again. “Debate,...

UMKC Conservatory students face unique challenges during coronavirus pandemic

UMKC Conservatory students face unique challenges during coronavirus pandemic

Alivia Meyers
February 9, 2022

Sarah Clough, a senior at the UMKC Conservatory, has faced the pandemic head-on throughout the past semesters, battling discouragement and lower enjoyment levels from classes.  Although her professors have found new and unique ways to make students’ time useful, she...

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