Education

THOUSANDS EXPECTED TO MARCH FOR SCIENCE IN KC

April 14, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 14, 2017 Ian Shea-Cahir March for Science – Kansas City (913) 201-5321 kcsciencemarch@gmail.com THOUSANDS EXPECTED TO MARCH FOR SCIENCE IN KC Non-partisan march/rally set for Saturday, April 22 Kansas City, MO: In conjunction with more than 100 marches around the globe, the March for Science – Kansas City on April 22, 2017, will bring thousands together ...

Kansas Universities Form Partnership

April 13, 2017

Cleveland University-Kansas City and Baker University Sign Articulation Agreement OVERLAND PARK, KS (April 13, 2017) Cleveland University-Kansas City (CUKC) and Baker University (Baker) formalized a partnership with an articulation agreement signing event on Tuesday, April 11 at both campuses. The partnership provides qualified students from Baker’s undergraduate exercise science program to attend the CUKC doctor of chiropractic graduate program after ...

Cleveland University-Kansas City and Baker University Sign Articulation Agreement

April 5, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY Cleveland University-Kansas City and Baker University Sign Articulation Agreement Cleveland University-Kansas City (CUKC) and Baker University (Baker) are formalizing a new partnership with an articulation agreement signing event. The partnership provides qualified students from Baker’s undergraduate exercise science program to attend the CUKC doctor of chiropractic graduate program. Media members are welcome. When: Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 Two ...

National Association of Social Workers, Missouri Chapter, Awards SAVE Inc. as Agency of the Year

April 4, 2017

SAVE, Inc., the number one Shelter Plus Care voucher-providing agency in the state of Missouri, has been recognized as the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), Missouri Chapter Agency of the Year for 2017. They will be awarded on Friday, March 31 at the National Association of Social Workers Missouri Chapter 2017 Show-Me Annual Symposium at Lake of the Ozarks, ...

Sumner Academy c/o 96 Alumni Fund Awards KCK Students $2500 in Scholarships

April 4, 2017

Please contact Camille P. Hamilton at (913) 575-4402 and/or sumneracademy96@gmail.com, if you have any questions. On Monday, April 10, 2017, the Sumner Academy Class of 1996 Alumni Fund will award four Kansas City Kansas Public School District (USD 500) students with scholarships at their inaugural award ceremony. The event will be held at the West Wyandotte Public Library, 1737 N. ...

Acclaimed Pianist Martino Tirimo is Featured Performer in Park University International Guest Artist Series Concert on April 21

April 4, 2017

Park University’s International Center for Music will host world-renowned pianist Martino Tirimo as part of the ICM’s International Guest Artist Series on Friday, April 21. Tirimo’s concert will be held at the 1900 Building, 1900 Shawnee Mission Parkway in Mission Woods, Kan., starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for this concert are $20 and can be purchased at http://1900bldg.com/concerts/martinotirimo. The concert ...

Park University’s Annual Hauptmann Lecture to Feature PBS Host Alexander Heffner

April 3, 2017

A conversation that will navigate three areas of interest across civic life will be the focus of Park University’s 25th annual Dr. Jerzy Hauptmann Distinguished Guest Lecture Series event on Monday, May 1. The silver anniversary of the Hauptmann Lecture will be held on the University’s Parkville Campus for the first time since 2009 in the Park Distance Learning Conference ...

UCM Hosts STEAM Event for Girls from Western Missouri

March 28, 2017

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mike Greife News Bureau Manager mgreife@ucmo.edu 660-543-4708 UCM Hosts STEAM Event for Girls from Western Missouri WARRENSBURG, MO (March 21, 2017) – The University of Central Missouri School of Technology and the Department of Career and Technology Education will host the Seventh Grade Girls STEAM Event for western Missouri March 30 in the UCM ...

Donnelly College and Avila University Sign Scholarship Guarantee Agreement

March 28, 2017

[MARCH 28, 2017] KANSAS CITY – Donnelly students with a 3.0 cumulative grade point average in all college course work can transfer to Avila with the guarantee of being awarded at least $13,000 in institutional scholarship money. Together the two institutions have developed transfer pathways that allow Donnelly students an earlier opportunity to see their college path toward a bachelor’s ...

Park University to Host Discussion on Ebola and Lessons Learned from the Crisis

March 24, 2017

Park University and the University’s Faculty Center for Innovation will present a talk on “The Ebola Crisis: Lessons Learned from the Field,” on Thursday, April 6, starting at 3 p.m. in the McCoy Meetin’ House on the University’s Parkville Campus. Admission to the event is free and open to the public. The event will feature Dirk Dijkerman, Ph.D., former executive ...

Stillbirthday, and its headquarters, The M0M Center in Kearney, Receives National Recognition as American Small Business Champion by SCORE

March 23, 2017

Kearney, MO ? Local business The M0M Center has been chosen as a winner of The 2017 American Small Business Championship hosted by SCORE, the nation’s largest network of volunteer, expert business mentors, and generously supported by Sam’s Club, a leading U.S. membership club serving small businesses since 1983. The Championship awarded this title to 102 entrepreneurs for their dedication ...

SBU releases Winter 2016 graduate, Fall 2016 honor roll lists

March 23, 2017

Southwest Baptist University News Release Contact: Charlotte Marsch, Director of Marketing and Communications (417) 328-1803 / cmarsch@sbuniv.edu SBU releases Winter 2016 graduate, Fall 2016 honor roll lists BOLIVAR, Mo. — Southwest Baptist University has released its Winter 2016 graduate and Fall 2016 honor roll lists. Graduates from your area are listed, along with their degree and honors, if applicable. Johnson ...

TRADERS WORKSHOP on CASHLESS LITERACY

March 23, 2017

TRADERS WORKSHOP on CASHLESS LITERACY held As the whole country is moving towards digital economy, dibrugarh district is also not to be left behind. Riding high on the Digital India Initiative, the district administration under the leadership of ADC Shri Oinam Sarankumar Singh and VLE Shri Anirban Choudhury representing National Training Partner DARWIN has embarked on the mission of making ...

SBU releases Fall 2016 honor roll list

March 23, 2017

Southwest Baptist University News Release Contact: Charlotte Marsch, Director of Marketing and Communications (417) 328-1803 / cmarsch@sbuniv.edu SBU releases Fall 2016 honor roll list BOLIVAR, Mo. — Southwest Baptist University has released its Fall 2016 honor roll lists. Students who are on the honor roll list from your area include: Kansas City MO Burgess Morgan Trustees' List To be listed ...

Penwell-Gabel to host renowned author and grief counselor for free community workshops

March 22, 2017

Author, psychologist and grief counselor Dr. Alan Wolfelt will give two free workshops on April 11-12. For the past 10 years, Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home has partnered with Dr. Wolfelt to offer free grief support. Wolfelt is the founder and director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition in Fort Collins, Colorado and faculty member of the University of Colorado ...

Raymore student awarded art scholarship

March 21, 2017

Southwest Baptist University News Release Contact: Charlotte Marsch, Director of Marketing and Communications (417) 328-1803 / cmarsch@sbuniv.edu RAYMORE STUDENT AWARDED ART SCHOLARSHIP BOLIVAR, Mo. — Alyssa May, a sophomore from Raymore, was one of eight art students awarded a scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year based on works she produced for Southwest Baptist University’s recent scholarship show held in the ...

Park University Co-Hosting Negro Leagues Literature Event

March 20, 2017

Park University has teamed with the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum to host a “Baseball Book Notes Book Festival” on Saturday, April 1, at the NLBM, 1616 E. 18th Street in Kansas City, Mo. Entry to the event is included with paid admission to the Museum or free for NLBM members with membership card. The Festival is part of Park’s Year ...

Boys & Girls Club to Host Summer Employment Job Fair

March 20, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 17, 2017 For Interviews or More Information: Sharon Cleaver, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City Phone: 816-462-0136 Email Address:scleaver@helpKCkids.org / Web site: www.helpKCkids.org Boys & Girls Club to Host Summer Employment Job Fair HAVE FUN…TEACH AT THE CLUBS! KANSAS CITY, Mo - The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City is seeking qualified ...

Local Students Earn State Undergraduate Research Fellowships

March 17, 2017

Arkansas funded program is designed to encourage original research by undergraduate students at state colleges and universities. FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Grady Dunlap, of Mt. Juliet, an honors biomedical engineering major in the College of Engineering at the University of Arkansas, recently received a State Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) from the Arkansas Department of Higher Education. He will use funding from ...

A Fun Evening of Art, Food and Music to Benefit Cottey College

March 16, 2017

Kansas City, MO – March 15, 2017 – Affinity Enterprise Group will hold the first annual Art Auction Benefiting Cottey College on Thursday, May 4 from 5:30 – 8:30pm at CBIZ on the Country Club Plaza, 700 W 47th Street, #1100. The silent and live auctions will include beautiful pieces by renowned Kansas City-based artists Mike Savage, Mark Mohr, and ...

Park University International Center for Music Concert to Feature National Symphony Orchestra Principal Hornist

March 16, 2017

Park University International Center for Music concerts typically feature performances by world renowned artists in the realms of piano and string instruments. But on Thursday, March 23, the ICM will host Abel Pereira, Ph.D., principal horn for the National Symphony Orchestra in a concert at the 1900 Building in Mission Woods, Kan., starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert ...

Entrepreneurship Week features workshops, luncheon

March 16, 2017

The Center for Entrepreneurship in the Craig School of Business at Missouri Western State University will hold its second annual Entrepreneurship Week March 27-31, 2017. Sponsored by Don Tolly American Family Insurance Agency and Sumner, Carty, Hardy & Schwichtenberg, PC, Entrepreneurship Week is a series of workshops and events for local business professionals, aspiring entrepreneurs, college and high school students, ...

Kansas City, Kansas Public Library to host Wyandotte County Heritage Festival

March 15, 2017

625 Minnesota Ave. Kansas City, Kansas 66101 www.kckpl.org News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 3/15/17 Contact: Anne Lacey, Kansas Room Librarian 913-295-8250 ext. 1108 alacey@kckpl.org Beth Edson Youth Services Supervisor 913-295-8250 ext. 5107 eedson@kckpl.org Kansas City, Kansas Public Library to host Wyandotte County Heritage Festival KANSAS CITY, Kan. –Kansas City, Kansas Public Library is hosting their first Wyandotte County Heritage Festival ...


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