Team USA will have a little Roo power this year! UMKC alumna and former student athlete Courtney Frerichs will be sporting the red white and blue as she takes on the 3,000 meter steeplechase race at the Games in Rio!
Elliott Goff has taken mechanical engineering beneath the dermis into the field of bone mechanics. This fall, Goff leaves the US for Zürich where he will begin work on his Ph.D.
Caris Vujcec has acted in the theater, in film and on television. In her search for intriguing characters, she has recently taken on the roles of writer, actor, director and producer of an award-winning series called The Pepper Project.
Robert Robinson has taken his UMKC degree in Chemistry and his interests in combating compounds that cause environmental damage all the way to Tasmania, where he serves as a postdoctoral researcher.
Jade Tinner, a former UMKC basketball player, combined her business degree and her favorite sport into a career with the Women's Blue Chip Basketball League.