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International ROOS Meet & Greet

Julia Kapros, Photography Editor
September 27, 2022

UMKC Roos got together at the UMKC Playhouse on September 16th. Playing lawn games, enjoying a nacho bar, international students had the opportunity to connect with each other in their new home.  

With an assist from Christian Koffi and goal by Kazuki Kimbura, Roos win 2-1 against Rockhurst University.

Battle of The Hill: Kansas City Men’s Soccer vs. Rockhurst Exhibition Match

Julia Kapros, Photography Editor
August 30, 2022

Defender, #14, Kotaro Hirokawa Midfielder, #3, Samuel Nagy Forward, #29, Luke Hoelting With an assist from Christian Koffi and goal by Kazuki Kimbura, Roos win 2-1 against Rockhurst University. #7 Kazuki Kimbura and #15 Seth Kacich Defender,...

Jared McCormack created his podcast, MFA Writers, to help students learn about the field.

UMKC student interviews famous author

Hayden Baker
May 7, 2022

When Jared McCormack first emailed award-winning author George Saunders, he didn’t know what to expect. “You just assume he’s not going to respond,” said McCormack, a third-year MFA candidate at UMKC. “He’s one of the more famous writers out there. On the other...

UMKC costume design program listed as one of best in country

UMKC costume design program listed as one of best in country

Alivia Meyers
May 3, 2022

The Hollywood Reporter recently gave UMKC’s costume design program high praise and listed it as one of the best places to study the art and technology of costume design.  In their article “The Top 10 Costume Design Schools in the U.S.,” the Hollywood Reporter listed...

Chiefs address defensive needs and nail the draft

Chiefs address defensive needs and nail the draft

Cristian Martinez
May 3, 2022

Wow. I was so wrong about my mock draft, but in all the right ways.  The 2022 NFL Draft ended this past Saturday with the Kansas City Chiefs changing the lives of ten college athletes. After looking over the numerous selections, here are my quick thoughts on who the...

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