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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

Kangaroo Pantry Opens Satellite Locations

Student Union and Health Sciences Campus now feature smaller food pantries

UMKC and National Network Awarded $30 Million-Plus to Tackle Opioid Epidemic

5 ways this coalition has helped people in the Kansas City area and more than 3 million nationally

Pandemic Exposes Existing Inequities

Community leaders from Missouri's largest cities discuss health disparities

Planting Seeds Through Healthcare and Connections

Obie Austin has a place in his heart for minority students of all ages

Research mini-grants announced

The UMKC Health Equity Institute will make a series of small grants to encourage collaborative research by UMKC researchers and their community partners.

UMKC Faculty Featured in STEM Videos

Exploring innovative teaching methods and opportunities for students

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