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A student gets a tattoo.

UMKC Students Showcase the Diversity of Tattoo Styles and Meanings.

Lucas Campbell, Staff Writer
March 7, 2024

 Many students at UMKC proudly express themselves through permanent body art in the form of tattoos.  The perception of tattoos has shifted dramatically over the years. Once considered taboo or associated with certain subcultures, tattoos have evolved into self-expression...

The Track and Field teams compete in the NCAA Indoor Championships on March 8 and 9.

Roos Record-Breaking Track and Field Season

Scarlett Gottschalk, Staff Writer
February 29, 2024

Kansas City Track and Field has improved by leaps and bounds this season. Athletes are breaking many meet records, with some records being over 20 years old.   “Overall we have had some great performances, I can’t complain about that,” said Head Coach Benaud Shirley.   The...

Dr. Villamandos and Dr. Grieco in front of Sancho Panza in the Twentieth Century

UC Berkeley Art Historian To Speak on Historic Haag Murals

Lauren Zoller, Staff Writer
October 30, 2023

  A University of California Berkeley art historian will present her research on Luis Quintanilla, a world-renowned artist whose murals have long had a home in UMKC’s Haag Hall, in early November.   Christine Delia studied the impact that loss, distance and exile had...

The Oak Street Hall courtyard.

Dorms Need Better Maintenance, According to Students

Taylor Cook and Betsie Yeomans
October 19, 2023

  UMKC students living on campus don’t hate dorm life, but there are changes they would like to see regarding the quality of the campus residential buildings.   According to Johnson and Oak Street Hall residents, living within walking distance to campus, having a quiet...

Top Ten Places to walk to from campus

Top Ten Places to walk to from campus

Luis Marin, Staff Writer
August 21, 2023

As the fall semester begins, new students, from freshmen to transfers, will find their way to UMKC’s campus.  If you find yourself looking for something new, fun or you’re in a pinch for something last minute, check out this list of places that are all within a 20-minute...

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