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Over 200 Students Named to SHSS Dean's List for Fall 2023

The SHSS Dean's List recognizes excellent academic performance among full-time undergraduate students with a grade point average of 3.85 or higher for the term.

Emmy-Winning Alumna, Educator to be Honored at the 2024 Alumni Awards

UMKC Alumni Association recognizes Carmaletta Williams, Ph.D., with Spotlight Award

Two Super Bowl Rings Before UMKC Graduation

History student gets opportunity to work with the Arrowhead Art Collection

Academy Award Winner Gives Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture

Kevin Willmott shares earlier history of ‘Becoming Martin’

Fifteen Students Named Dean of Students Honor Recipients

Graduating students are recognized for their outstanding academics, leadership and service

UMKC Center for Midwestern Studies Awarded $190K NEH Grant to Fund K-12 Teacher Workshops in Summer 2024

Over seventy K-12 educators will visit Kansas City and be immersed in the history of the region during the interwar era.