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UMKC Receives $1 Million Grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF)

A team of faculty from the School of Education, Schools of Computing and Engineering and College of Arts and Sciences recently received a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation. The team, which includes Michelle Maher, Ph.D., chair of educational leadership, policy and foundations at the School of Education and Jacob Marszalek, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and research fellow in the UMKC Urban Education Research Center, worked collaboratively to design a program that would have maximum impact for the students it aims to serve – primarily students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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