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Howell Awards 2018

April 25, 2018

In celebration of the leadership achievements of Park University students, faculty and staff during the 2017-18 academic year, the Office of Student Life and the Park Student Government Association co-hosted the 23rd annual Dr. Doris A. Howell Leadership Awards on April 18 on the University’s Parkville Campus.

Gwendolyn Grant Commencement Keynote

April 24, 2018

Gwendolyn Grant, president and chief executive officer of the Urban League of Greater Kansas City, will present the keynote address at her alma mater during Park University’s Kansas City Area Commencement on Saturday, May 12.

Grand Forks AFB Graduates 2018

April 23, 2018

Park University’s Grand Forks (N.D.) Air Force Base Campus Center held its commencement ceremony on April 21 at Grand Forks Central High School. The University had 13 students eligible to participate in the ceremony — 12 received a bachelor’s degree and one student received an associate degree.

Chiefs Higher Education Partnership

April 19, 2018

The Kansas City Chiefs have announced that the NFL club has signed a partnership agreement with Park University that will make Park the Chiefs’ first-ever Official Higher Education Partner.

Senior Thesis Exhibit

April 18, 2018

A trio of Park University fine art students will exhibit their work as part of their senior thesis, Tuesday, May 1, through Thursday, May 31, in the University’s Campanella Gallery. Admission to the gallery, located within Norrington Center on the Parkville Campus, is free. A reception for the artists will be held Friday, May 11, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the Gallery.

Crows Nest April 6 2018

April 6, 2018

The Crow’s Nest newsletter — April 6, 2018

Park Mourns Bob Corbett

April 3, 2018

Robert “Bob” Corbett, ’38, an honorary trustee of Park University, passed away on March 31 at the age of 100.

Big Sonia Screening

March 19, 2018

Sonia Warshawski is one of the last remaining Holocaust survivors living in the Kansas City area, and one of the only survivors who speaks publicly about her wartime experience. On Monday, April 9, Park University will host a program that will include a screening of Warshawski’s story, “Big Sonia,” a live music performance and a panel discussion starting at 6 p.m. in the Jenkin and Barbara David Theater inside Alumni Hall on the University’s Parkville Campus.

Crow’s Nest March 16 2018

March 16, 2018

Crow’s Nest newsletter for March 16, 2018

NATO Russia Relations Discussion

March 12, 2018

Patrick Moon, who served as U.S. ambassador/chief of mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2010 to 2013, will present a discussion on “NATO – Russia Relations: From the Cold War to Current Challenges” at Park University on Wednesday, April 4, starting at 6:30 p.m.

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