SOE Alumni and Friends Photo Gallery

Video tributes to 2015 SOE Alumni Achievement Award winners

Three School of Education alumni were among the UMKC Class of 2015 Alumni Award recipients honored April 23 at Swinney Recreation Center. More than 650 guests recognized the awardees, with the Luncheon raising more than $141,000 for student scholarships across campus. View the video for the Fehr family. View the video for Dr. Larry Long.

2014 Scholar Donor Luncheon
More than 110 individuals enjoyed another successful Scholar donor Luncheon on September 11, 2014.  The highlight of the program was the presentations by two students (Roger Rodriguez, B.A. candidate in Elementary Education/IUE and Alexander Omorodion, iPh.D. candidate/CIL) and that of our alumni speaker, Janita Butler Webb (M.A. ’14, B.A. ’09), now a Teacher Leader at Noble Prentis Elementary School. Enjoy the slide show, above.

2014 Spring Graduation
The Spring 2014 class of UMKC School of Education graduates celebrated with the appropriate pomp and circumstance at Swinney Recreation Center. Relive the day’s events through the slide show above.  Philanthropist, entrepreneur and civic leader John Sherman served up wisdom and humor as the commencement speaker, addressing graduates and others at the graduation ceremony held May 17th.

2014 Jazz on the Lawn
More than 200 School of Education students, alumni, faculty and staff celebrated its 208 2014 graduates at the 12th Annual Jazz on the Lawn on April 24th.  Despite the fact that festivities were moved indoors to the Student Services Center due to unseasonable spring weather, the event was a rousing success and fitting tribute to the School of Education’s students and the School’s Alumni Achievement Award winner, Dr. Rodney Watson (Ed.S., ’00, Ph.D., ’07).