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Building it better with an MBA

Architect turned entrepreneur Stephen Hopkins earned his MBA at the Bloch school and gained the confidence to take the reins at a start-up.

Behind the Scenes

Charlie Corcoran began studying to be under the spotlight and wound up falling in love with set design.

For the Love of Books

Alumna Jeanne Drewes' path to the Library of Congress and book preservation began in the UMKC Libraries.

Home on the Stage

Jason Chanos returned to Kansas City earlier this year to take over the role of associate artistic director at the Kansas City Repertory Theatre.

And all that Jazz

While working on his master's at the Conservatory, Jim Mair had the chance to become part of the Kansas City jazz scene.

There's an App for That

Ali Mirza used his time as a UMKC student as inspiration for his new app, FiveOh!

Medicine and Mercy

Alumnus Daniel Hall-Flavin was a member of one of the first classes from the UMKC six-year medical program and works in addiction psychiatry at the Mayo Clinic.

Heartfelt Care

Kathy Webster, a lifelong heart disease survivor and patient advocate, is now the board chair of WomenHeart.

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