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UMKC Celebrates 2022 Mid-Year Commencement

More than 800 degrees conferred

Political Science Professor Weighs in on Geopolitical Ramifications of USA and Iran in the World Cup

Tensions have been rising between the two nations for generations over human rights abuses, nuclear facilities and women’s rights.

Emmy-winning Sportscaster to Speak at Commencement

UMKC alumnus Bob Carpenter has done it all, from World Series to World Cup

Digital Journalism Professor Research Shows Inequities in Rural Broadband Access

While the Federal Communication Commission estimates that 16 million people in rural America go without broadband Internet access, that number may be far higher – some estimates go as high as more than 150 million Americans lacking adequate broadband access, according to a new report.

History Faculty named Curator’s Distinguished Professor

Massimiliano Vitiello, Ph.D., one of two UMKC faculty honored

Exploring Degree Programs, Finding Herself

Ophelia Griffin chose UMKC and discovered their passion and self