Jan 29 2015

Closing Reception and Exhibit: Hemispheres

HEMISPHERES: Sound Photographs from Madagascar

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Jan 28 2015

Celebrate the Sixth Annual African American Read In

Join  us at this year’s African American Read-In on Tuesday, February 24th, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in iX Theatre at the Miller Nichols Library

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Jan 06 2015

Opening Reception and Exhibit: Hemispheres

HEMISPHERES: Sound Photographs from Madagascar
January 15-February 22, 2015
@ Miller Nichols Library, 800 E 51st St. Kansas City MO, Dean’s Gallery, 4th floor
An exhibit that blends photography, music and interactive media.

Opening Reception: January 15, 4:30-7pm
 This event is free and open to the public

Jan 05 2015

Health Benefits of Tai Chi

Join us for a presentation of the “Health Benefits of Tai Chi,” Monday, January 26, in the iX Theater in Miller Nichols Library from 12:00-12:50 p.m. 

Dec 03 2014

Harvesters Drive at MNL and HSL Dec 5 - 19

Donate non-perishable food and household items to help our neighbors in need!

Starting Friday, December 5, there will be two Harvester’s barrels available for doantions; one for Miller Nichols Library North Entrance and one for the Health Sciences Library.  The barrels will be available until Friday, December 19. 

Your donation makes a difference and is greatly appreciated!

Most Needed Items (no glass, please)
•    Canned vegetables
•    Canned fruit
•    Boxed meals - (Hamburger Helper, etc.)
•    Canned Meat/Tuna
•    Peanut Butter
•    Canned Soup
•    Cereal – hot and cold
•    Soap
•    Deodorant
•    Shampoo
•    Toilet Paper

Nov 10 2014

Closing Ceremony: Building a Culture of Peace for the Children of the World

Building a Culture of Peace for the Children of the World: Art Awards and Closing Ceremony

Saturday, November 15


Miller Nichols Library, Room 303

Please join us in concluding our month-long exhibit "Building a Culture of Peace for the Children of the World" with recognition of artworks by local youth, a keynote speech by human rights activist, Alvin Sykes, musical performances and more

Nov 03 2014

The Christmas Truce of 1914: Myth & Reality

The Christmas Truce of 1914: Myth & Reality

Oct 28 2014

"Health Care and Big Data" Lecture

portFOLio Series presents:  “Health Care and Big Data” a talk by Mark Hoffman Ph.D.

Tuesday, November 18th at 5:30pm on Hospital Hill, School of Medicine: Theater B

Electronic health records, genomics and large-scale population level data are all becoming increasingly important in informing health care research and delivery, and each involves the generation and analysis of massive amounts of information.  Dr. Hoffman will share an overview of "Big Data" and some examples of the connection between big data and new technology-based innovations that have the potential to transform health care.

Oct 27 2014

VISITING ARTISTS: Drew Matott & Margaret Mahan of Peace Paper Project Breaking the Deckle: Papermaking as Social Acti

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 9:30 am, iX Theatre, Miller Nichols Library

Oct 06 2014

UMKC Black Studies 2014 Open House Focus Week

UMKC Black Studies Program presents Discovering the Intersection of Race, Gender, and Sports Life in American Culture

Join us for the 2014 Open House Focus week brought to you by the UMKC Black Studies Program