A Musician's Ear

UMKC Jazz Studies program alumnus Ryan Lee travels the world and makes his living as a drummer. A member of the Kansas City music scene, Lee is learning the ins and outs of the business, all the while finding new ways to entertain and inspire audiences.

Energy & Advice for Life

Everett King only applied to one college, UMKC, and 39 years later he is still happy about his decision. With a curiosity for how things are made, King worked his way up the ladder and today is CEO of Lighthouse Resources Inc. in Utah.

Founders' Week 2016

Join us in honoring the founding of UMKC starting September 23rd. The Regalia Run 5K, alumni speakers, a book release, reunions and more will take place on campus and around Kansas City. Celebrate with us and prepare to be inspired!