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The Best Local Spots for Kansas City Chiefs Gear

Emily Wheeler, Staff Writer
February 28, 2024

  The Kansas City Chiefs are fresh off their Super Bowl win in Las Vegas. Whether you're looking for vintage inspired or modern streetwear, local businesses around Kansas City offer a variety of options.  Eb & Co. (326 W 63rd St, Kansas City, MO):  If you're looking...

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UMKC Students Can Help Union Station Shooting Victims

Zach Gunter and Emily Wheeler
February 15, 2024

  Tragedy struck the Kansas City metro on Wednesday afternoon when gunfire broke out at Union Station.   As of Thursday evening, , 22 people were injured and one was confirmed dead. There are several ways UMKC students can help after this event. UMKC Honors Program...

Achintya Benegal (left) and Akerth Jain (right) play in the final round of the table tennis tournament.

Students Serve Up Serious Competition in Pursuit of Ping Pong Glory

Emily Wheeler, Staff Writer
February 7, 2024

  The Union Programming Board (UPB) hosted a ping pong tournament in a thrilling display of focus, agility and enthusiasm on Friday night. Twelve students participated in the bracket, all with their eyes on the prize.   The tournament started with round one, hosting six...

Oak Street Hall has experienced winter flooding twice in the last three years. Photo by Emily Wheeler

UMKC Residential Halls Beat Winter Chill With Zero Pipe Breaks

Emily Wheeler, Staff Writer
February 3, 2024

  Maintenance crews take a sigh of relief as no pipe breaks were reported in UMKC residential halls during recent weeks of sub-zero temperatures.    Flooding has been an annual occurrence for UMKC residence halls in the past. Last year both Johnson and Oak Street Hall experienced...

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