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The partnership will allow KC Current players to attend courses at UMKC and KC womens soccer players to receive mentorship.

A Deeper Dive Into UMKC’s Partnership with the KC Current

Renée Ashley, Staff Writer
February 18, 2024

UMKC announced a new partnership with Kansas City Current, KC’s professional women’s soccer team over winter break. The release detailed the deal as “groundbreaking,” with opportunities for Current and Roo players alike.    The partnership has two main layers: KC...

Super Bowl LVIII Preview: Chiefs Seek Repeat, 49ers Aim for Redemption

Super Bowl LVIII Preview: Chiefs Seek Repeat, 49ers Aim for Redemption

Kaylee Baggerly, Staff Writer
February 9, 2024

  The Kansas City Chiefs look for back-to-back Super Bowl wins while the San Francisco 49ers look for retribution from their last Super Bowl matchup in 2020.   The teams first met in Super Bowl LIV where the Chiefs came out on top 31-20. For Super Bowl LVIII, both will...

How a UMKC Student Stayed Warm at the Chiefs-Dolphins Game

How a UMKC Student Stayed Warm at the Chiefs-Dolphins Game

Ben Springer, Staff Writer
January 28, 2024

  Before the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Buffalo Bills last Sunday, they prevailed against the Miami Dolphins on Jan. 14 in the fourth coldest National Football League game ever.    With a kickoff temperature of minus 4 degrees and a wind chill of negative 20 degrees,...

Rugby is a fast-moving, high contact sport that originated in England and is now popular all across the world.

Kansas City Blues Rugby Football Club Triumph in Home Opener

James Hamilton, Staff Writer
September 25, 2023

  In a thrilling match that kept fans on the edge of their seats, the Kansas City Blues Rugby Football Club emerged victorious with a final score of 27-11.    The Kansas City Blues RFC (35) kicked off their season as they hosted Wisconsin RFC (14) in their first home...

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UMKC Strikes Deal with Chiefs

Zayin Barnes, Managing Editor
September 15, 2023

The Kansas City Chiefs and UMKC announced an official partnership on Sept 6, the school announced. The collaboration offers growth for student success and recruitment.   The five-year agreement provides leadership, mentorship and career-shadowing opportunities as well as scholarships....

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