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The Olsen Performing Arts Center needs improvements, according to students.

Students Voice Concerns about the Olsen Performing Arts Center

Aurora Wilson, Staff Writer
December 6, 2022

  Vocal education major Elizabeth Watzke has strived for excellence throughout her time in the UMKC Conservatory but is beginning to question the state of the program.    Watzke, a sophomore originally from Omaha, Nebraska, participated in choir throughout high school and...

The class gives students the opportunity to help curate an online exhibit and help build their resumes and portfolios.

English Professor Offers New Opportunity for Students

RobyLane Kelley, Staff Writer
December 4, 2022

  English professor Jane Greer is introducing an opportunity for students to be curators for a digital exhibit next semester at UMKC.    Greer’s class, Rhetoric of Public Memory, gives students hands-on experience curating a digital exhibit alongside Greer, who is the...

A student notices that their meat is undercooked after cutting it open

Dining Dilemma: Students Still Unhappy With Lack of Significant Change

Zayin Barnes, Managing Editor
December 1, 2022

  It’s been nearly two months since freshman Mallory Gard found a caterpillar in her broccoli, but she has yet to see major improvements in the food quality at Atterbury Dining Hall.   Throughout the course of this semester, students have reported food at the Atterbury...

UMKCs Kangaroo Pantry helps supply food to students who otherwise may go without a meal.

UMKC Celebrates Kindness and Giving in November

Maleigha Billings, Staff Writer
November 24, 2022

  From donations to volunteering, to gift giving, kindness is in the air at UMKC as the campus prepares for the season of sharing and celebrates World Kindness Day.    UMKC is filled with opportunities to spread some much-needed compassion, so students and staff who haven’t...

A student notices that their meat is undercooked after cutting it open

The Dining Dilemma: Students Express Health Concerns Over Atterbury Dining Hall

Akash Guruswamy, Writer
November 18, 2022

  Undesirable hours aren’t the only thing plaguing UMKC’s Atterbury Dining Hall. From undercooked entrees to insect-laced salads, students have voiced their concerns about food quality.    “My classmates and I have begun dreading eating, but we feel we must eat...

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