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UMKC alumni encourage aspiring filmmakers to explore opportunities in Kansas City, emphasizing the ease of making a name for oneself in the supportive local film scene.

UMKC Film Graduates Challenge Hollywood Norms, Find Success in Thriving Kansas City Scene

Manuel Rivera, Staff Writer
November 26, 2023

  UMKC graduates prove that you don’t have to move to the East or West Coast to be successful in film production.    In a panel hosted by Professor Lyn Elliot, graduates Liv Gallo, Estelle Hansen and Emily Kennedy, they provided insight into their film production careers...

UMKC School of Pharmacy

Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians reach their fever pitch

Manuel Rivera, Staff Writer
November 5, 2023

  Working in a pharmacy comes with challenging tasks. These obstacles have been amplified by short staffing, lack of thorough training and tension from customers.    Flu season tends to be a particularly difficult time for technicians due to scheduling conflicts.    In...

UMKC Police patrol campus to deter crimes, and are available 24/7 should students have problems or need assistance.

UMKC Parents Facebook Group Worries About Damage as Car Break-ins Become More Popular

Manuel Rivera, Staff Writer
October 11, 2023

  The “UMKC Parents and Families” group on Facebook has raised concerns about children’s vehicles on campus; as well as campus safety.    UMKC is immersed in the city, making it prone to off campus crimes, and susceptible to a new trend increasing auto break-ins...

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