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Film students getting the perfect angle. As Rey Dean said, film is never a one-man job.”

UMKC Student Film League Revived by a Group of Student Filmmakers

EllieAna Hale, Staff Writer
February 6, 2023

  The UMKC Student Film League is reestablishing after disbanding in 2021 to stimulate an environment for student filmmakers, film enthusiasts and anyone that likes movies.    The new board is made up of film students Park Zebley, Abby Marx, Rey Dean and Parker Elliot,...

Drywall and flooring need replacing in both residential halls, according to UMKC Director of Strategic Communications Stacy Downs. “We also are taking further action in heating more pipes and doing some redesign as needed,” Downs said.

Oak Street, Johnson Halls Face Water Damage From Winter Break Pipe Bursts

Claire Powell, Staff Writer
February 2, 2023

LAST UPDATE 2/2   Two water pipes froze and broke on Dec. 24 at the Oak Street residential hall. The next day, a fire-suppression sprinkler pipe broke at the Johnson location.    The flood waters hit residential rooms and hallways at both student housing buildings. A...

UMKC Outreach and Engagement Committee volunteer with Harvesters yearly.

UMKC Outreach and Engagement Committee Participate in Harvesters Volunteer Day

Mia Musson, Staff Writer
January 31, 2023

  Turnip that frown upside down; UMKC students, faculty and families gave back to their community on Jan. 28 at Harvesters Volunteer Day.    Once a year, the Outreach and Engagement Committees at UMKC organize a volunteer day with Harvesters to give others the opportunity...

The Olsen Performing Arts Center needs improvements, according to students.

Students Voice Concerns about the Olsen Performing Arts Center

Aurora Wilson, Staff Writer
December 6, 2022

  Vocal education major Elizabeth Watzke has strived for excellence throughout her time in the UMKC Conservatory but is beginning to question the state of the program.    Watzke, a sophomore originally from Omaha, Nebraska, participated in choir throughout high school and...

Woman in Business is a club looking to address problems that plague women in the workplace.

UMKC Students Form New Club Dedicated to Women in the Corporate World

Maddy Bremer, Staff Writer
December 2, 2022

  Two UMKC students created a new organization to support women in business, and over 120 students signed up in the first week.    Co-presidents Maggie Schoemehl and Grace Yu--both juniors in the Bloch School--will lead the newly founded Women in Business club.   ...

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