The world is Hermon Mehari’s stage for Kansas City jazz. His career earned him top honors as the Alumni Association’s 2017 Spotlight Awardee.
Dr. Jane Atkinson (center), the 2017 UMKC School of Dentistry Alumni Award winner, leads national research efforts to treat oral disease affecting millions.
Three deans (Russell Melchert, Wayne Vaught and Kevin Truman) share lessons learned from their unusual pastimes.
Find it hard to keep a New Year's resolution? Learn why and strategies for goal-setting from UMKC Department of Psychology Professor and Chair Jennifer Lundgren.
Alumna Rasheda Pippens took a unique path to her career as a nurse. Today she's shaping future students with her approach to patient care.
UMKC's 2017 Alumna of the Year is Esther George, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. She and her fellow awardees will be honored April 20.