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Missouri Gov. Mike Parsons speaks at UMKC donor announcement

Sunderland Foundation Grants $30 Million For New UMKC Medical Building

Zayin Barnes, Managing Editor
November 6, 2022

  UMKC has announced a $30 million donation from the Sunderland Foundation to assist in the construction of a state-of-the-art medical and dentistry building in the Hospital Hill Campus.    The project aims to attract top-level faculty and researchers by expanding UMKC’s...

In a mid-September poll of 670 likely voters in Missouri, SurveyUSA found 62% are “certain to vote yes” on Amendment 3. (Breanne Blankenship/RooNews).

What UMKC Students Need to Know About Amendment 3

Breanne Blankenship, Editor-in-Chief
November 3, 2022

  On Nov. 8, Missouri voters will decide whether to legalize the recreational use of cannabis for adults 21 and over.   The passing of the amendment would allow the purchase, possession, consumption, delivery, manufacture and sale of marijuana for personal use.    Missouri...

Kansas City Current, groundbreaking, riverfront park

Kansas City Current Makes History In A Groundbreaking Event

Savannah Moore, Writer
October 25, 2022

  Kansas City made history as they broke ground for the first-ever stadium, solely dedicated to women's soccer.   Currently, there are 27 soccer stadiums in the United States. Zero of those stadiums were built specifically for the National Women's Soccer League....

KCUR’s “Overlooked” Shines Light On KCK Injustice

KCUR’s “Overlooked” Shines Light On KCK Injustice

Zayin Barnes, Managing Editor
October 19, 2022

  “Corrupt.” “Dirty.” “Systemic injustice.”    These words could describe former KCKPD detective Roger Golubski.   A sweeping pattern of countywide injustice traces back far before the September arrest of the disgraced detective. Critics say...

Broken-into car on Charlotte St., just yards away from UMKCs Rockhill parking garage. 
Photo by Ellen Beshuk

Break-ins Beside Campus

Ellen Beshuk, Writer
October 19, 2022

Residents of Charlotte St. woke up to find four cars with broken windows and missing belongings. Sabrina Jones, a victim of the vandalism and theft, said she parked her car the previous night around 9:30 p.m. and felt shocked to see the damages to her vehicle the following...

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