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A Philosophy class discusses the legality of online proctoring.

Proctoring and Personal Privacy

November 30, 2022

  During peak season of COVID-19, reports of academic dishonesty soared at universities across the nation.   As a result of having to take tests at home, many schools opted to use various methods to try and reduce cheating while away from the classroom.   “I'm sure...

Students gather at UMKCs Career Services Networking in the 816 event. Photo by Rex Stickney

UMKC Career Services Hosts Networking in the 816

November 17, 2022

  UMKC Career Services hosted Networking in the 816 on Nov. 9, an event where students had the opportunity to talk to local businesses and classmates.    The event, which took place in the Jazzman Stage Area of the Student Union, was designed as a more intimate, “low-key”...

Graduate students are asking the university to commit to a $15/hour minimum wage. (Getty Images)

UMKC student employees hold protest for better wages

March 13, 2022

Members of the Graduates United of the University of Missouri-Kansas City (GUM-KC) held a rally on Monday, March 7, to protest against the wages the university pays to graduate teaching assistant workers. “Treatment of the lowest of us is just a reflection of the treatment...

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