Jake Jacobson, Colby Jones, Sloane Simmons and Casey Simmons mingle at the Philanthropy Awards Luncheon.

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Friday, March 22, 2019
KANSAS CITY, MO (2019) SAVE, Inc., a leader in providing comprehensive housing solutions to socially and medically disadvantaged people for more than three decades, is pleased to announce that activist and equal rights trailblazer Judy Shepard will be their guest speaker at the No Place Like Home fundraising event on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019.   In October 1998, Judy and Dennis Shepard lost their ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Good News, Press Release
Thursday, March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019 — When Park University’s Fall 2019 semester starts on Monday, Aug. 19, it will offer three new degree options, including a Master of Arts in National Security Studies, a Bachelor of Music in Audio Engineering and a cybersecurity concentration in the Bachelor of Science Information and Computer Science program. In addition, the University has added three graduate certificates and ...read more
Categories: Community, Good News, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
On June 4, 1919, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was passed by Congress, then ratified on Aug. 18, 1920. The amendment, which prohibits states and the federal government from denying the right to vote on the basis of sex, will be the focus of Park University’s annual Women’s History Month Lecture on Monday, March 25.   The lecture, to be presented by Kim Warren, Ph.D., will begin at ...read more
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Tuesday, February 26, 2019
The Command and General Staff College Foundation at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., in conjunction with Park University, will host its Leaders of Tomorrow symposium on Friday, March 29, in the Park Distance Learning Conference Center within the Parkville Commercial Underground on the University’s Parkville Campus.   While the military and the private sector differ in how they develop leaders, the ...read more
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