The University of Missouri-Kansas City has selected a location for a new facility for the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance - right next door to its current location. UMKC Chancellor Mauli Agrawal made the announcement late Thursday afternoon in an email to faculty, staff and students.
Thursday, January 24, 2019
After Downtown Kansas City Hype Dashed: UMKC Kangaroos Tout Scaled-Down Artsy Conservatory On Dangerous Campus
The most important part of this story is that the city college high art gambit was used to tout development schemes and the success of sketchy transit moves. Now the effort has been cut down to size and seems like nothing more than something to make the campus even more crowded and inaccessible. Also, horrific parking will continue to impact these future denizens of the creative class along their fine arts journey. Read more: