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Grad Landed Dream Job as Mental Health Nurse

"UMKC offered me a lot of different opportunities, including scholarships, internships and connections. They helped me develop my leadership skills and land the career I wanted in nursing."

Alauna Christian

UMKC provided key connections and support

Breaking Down Barriers While Learning a New City and Profession

L.A. transplant Coco Ndipagbor, with help from an LGBTQIA scholarship, led her class in nursing school

Nursing Professor Helps Shape KC’s New Health Improvement Plan

Joseph Lightner says plan aims to counter racism and its effects before they lead to chronic illness

Crossing the Bridge From Campus to Career

Meet five recent UMKC graduates who went straight from campus to the first stage of a rewarding career

Commencement at The K: Unique In Every Way

Historic setting at Kauffman Stadium marks emergence from isolation

Three to Receive Gold Award for Humanistic Care

Standouts in health outreach during the pandemic will be recognized by national foundation

Nursing Shortage Aggravated by the Pandemic

KSHB talks to dean of the UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies about nursing shortage and pandemic

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