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Roo News Visits 41 Actions News

Roo News Visits 41 Actions News

Julia Kapros, Photographer
November 26, 2023

Roo News staff recently visited our local 41 Action News station for an exclusive tour and engaging conversations with broadcast professionals. Check out the photo gallery capturing the memorable experience.

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UMKC’s Women’s Center hosts Feminist Film Friday

Renée Ashley, Staff Writer
September 30, 2023

  UMKC Women’s Center hosted a Feminist Film Friday, featuring the first episode of the new Netflix series “Ladies First: A Story of Women In Hip-Hop.”    Chelsie Duckworth, the senior program coordinator for the Women’s Center, organized the event to highlight...

The newly under-construction Pennway Point Observation Wheel.

Observe This: We Don’t Need an ‘Observation Wheel’

Zoe Strohm, Graphic Designer-Staff Writer
September 28, 2023

  Welcome to Kansas City! We are a diverse, widespread town filled with deep culture that is growing every year.    Here are a few things only KC natives know that will help you fit right in: I-435 is always under construction, the Independence Bridge will eat semi trucks...

UMKC New Tuition Model, Chiefs Cruise Past Bears: RooTV 9/27/23

UMKC New Tuition Model, Chiefs Cruise Past Bears: RooTV 9/27/23

September 27, 2023

On this week's show, Jazlyn Summers and Deja McKenzie break down UMKC's new tuition model, last week's sudden power outage on campus, a local artist's newest project, and how safe UMKC students feel on campus after the tragedy at North Carolina in August. Jackson Ogden goes...

Biology major and UMKC volleyball player, Sydney Henry, wants to help her team make it far in the Summit League Conference tournament.

Meet a Roo: Sydney Henry

Matthew Jones, Staff Writer
September 26, 2023

  Standout student-athlete and biology major, Sydney Henry, hopes to assist the Roo's volleyball team in collegiate conference success this season.  “If we all stick together like we have been and keep working hard with the same mindset of wanting to be good and having...

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