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Students gather at UMKCs Career Services Networking in the 816 event. Photo by Rex Stickney

UMKC Career Services Hosts Networking in the 816

Rex Stickney, Writer
November 17, 2022

  UMKC Career Services hosted Networking in the 816 on Nov. 9, an event where students had the opportunity to talk to local businesses and classmates.    The event, which took place in the Jazzman Stage Area of the Student Union, was designed as a more intimate, “low-key”...

Fake African weddings are a popular trend on TikTok and UMKC wants to join on the fun.

African Student Association Formally Invites You to Their Fake Wedding

Mercy Otiato, Writer
November 10, 2022

  The UMKC African Student Association is partnering with Missouri State to perform a fake African wedding this Friday at the Student Union.   The event is free to all UMKC students and will comprise all of the important components of a good African wedding which, according...

American Idol season 20 runner-up HunterGirl sings to the crowd of fans in Uptown Theatre.
|Photo Courtesy of Industrial Media

Strumming to Success

Claire Powell and Ellen Beshuk
November 3, 2022

  Sitting in her band’s practice session at 14 years old, she never dreamed of appearing on television. At the beginning of 2022, 5.6 million people watched as HunterGirl sang her original song on "American Idol’"s season finale.   The 20th season runner-up began her...

UMKC Holds Campus-Wide Day of Service at Roos Give Back

UMKC Holds Campus-Wide Day of Service at Roos Give Back

Emma Sauer, Writer
October 27, 2022

  After receiving their free t-shirt and fanny pack at check-in at the Miller Nichols Learning Center, attendees divided into groups and completed tasks for one of eight different non-profits partnered for Roos Give Back.  “Our purpose through Roos Give Back is...

KC Current Stadium Groundbreaking Party

KC Current Stadium Groundbreaking Party

Roo News
October 26, 2022

The Kansas City Current will host the first stadium designed specifically for women's soccer. The first step in their historical process began with the groundbreaking event hosted by the owners of the organization. Photos by Manny Morales.

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