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Roos Give Back: Spreading Hope One PB&J at a Time

Aubrionna Mead, Staff Writer
March 10, 2024

  First Gen Roos and UMKC’s Alpha Alpha Alpha fraternity gave back Wednesday, Feb. 28 by making over 400 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to hand out to Kansas City’s unhoused population.    This generous give-back took place in the First Gen Den in Atterbury Student...

The Midwest Zine Archive will be up until March 21.

Defying Erasure: A Midwest Zine Archive

Aubrionna Mead, Staff Writer
February 22, 2024

  Zachary Fraizer, a professor in the UMKC Department of Media, Art, and Design and owner of Astringent Press, hopes to preserve the core of handmade art with the Midwest Zine Archive.    Located in the UMKC Gallery of Art, the collection emphasizes the permanence of...

The comedian faced backlash from the people in the audience and viewers at home.

Jo Koy’s Golden Globes Host Performance: A Disappointing Setback for Women

Aubrionna Mead, Staff Writer
February 3, 2024

 Intense backlash rose after Jo Koy kicked off the 81st Golden Globes with some tone-deaf host commentary earlier this month.    After a year filled with women’s accomplishments within the media, many were looking forward to seeing the well-deserved recognition that...

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