KCU-Joplin In The News

KCU is making headlines by carrying out our mission to"improve the well-being of the communities we serve." See what local and national media is taking note of.

July - September 2019

Video: WE CARE DAY (KOAM-TV, July 17, 2019)

"Summer Heath Can Be Deadly; Important Tips During Heat Waves" (KODE-TV, July 18, 2019)

Community Work Helps KCU-Joplin Students Get To Know The City (KODE-TV, July 18, 2019)

KCU Students Immerse Themselves In Community Service (Joplin Globe, July 17, 2019)

 

April - June 2019

"MASH Camp Students Visit KCU-Joplin Medical  School" (KZRG, June 2019)

"Students Explore Health Care Fields in Regional Camp" (Joplin Globe, June 24, 2019)

"Joplin Regional Community Foundation Hands Out Grants to Two Organizations" (KODE-TV, June 21, 2019)

"KCU, Jasper County CASA Win $50,000 Grants" (Joplin Globe, June 20, 2019)

"Finalists Named for First Grants of Joplin Foundation's Philanthropic Arm (Joplin Globe, June 14, 2019)

"KCU Earns Top Designation from Accrediting Body" (Joplin Globe, Jun 12, 2019)

"KCU Plans $80M Dental College on Joplin Campus" (Kansas City Business Journal, June 6, 2019)

"The Four States Area is in Need of More Dentists" (KOAM-TV, June 5, 2019)

"KCU Joplin Announces Plan to Open Dental School in 2022" (KODE-TV, June 4, 2019)

"KCU to Build College of Dental Medicine on Joplin Campus" (Joplin Globe, June 4, 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Student Club Wins Statewide Award" (Joplin Globe, May 2019)

"KCU Joplin: Osteopathic Medicine" (FourStatesHomepage, April 2019)

"KCU-Joplin and MSSU Unite to Find Stress Relief for Child Welfare Workers" (KOAM-TV, April 2019)

January - March 2019

"Faces of Joplin: The Face of Medical Education" (Show Me the Ozarks Magazine, March 2019)

"In Pursuit of Joplin Dental School, KCU Adds Oral Health Educator to Administrative Ranks" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"KCU Med Students Showing Off Their Research" (KODE-TV, March 2019)

"Our View: Promising News for Area" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Students Showcase Their Research at Annual Symposium" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Welcomes Class of 2023" (KOAM-TV, March 2019)

"Students Come to KCU Medical School for Accepted Students Day" (KZRG, March 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Opening Research Lab at MSSU" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"KCU-Joplin to Share Research Lab With Missouri Southern" (Kansas City Star, March 2019)

"UPDATED: Airline Offers Daily Flights to Chicago" (Joplin Globe, January 2019)

"Missouri Senator Blunt Visits KCU" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"Sen. Blunt visits Joplin KCU, Talks Border Funding, Slams NCAA" (KZRG FM, February 2019)

"Blunt at KCU" (KSN-TV, February 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Offers Free Health Screening to Elementary Students" (Joplin Globe, February 2019)

"Score 1 for Health" (KODE-12, February 2019)

"KCU Launches Score 1 for Health in Joplin" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"KCU Healthy Heart Fair Interview" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"Healthy Heart Fair" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"Coffee Culture: New Coffee Shops are Opening Up All Across the Region" (Joplin Globe, February 2019)

"Heart Health Fair Comes to Pittsburg" (Morning Sun, February 2019)

"KCU-Joplin to Share Research Lab With Missouri Southern" (Kansas City Star, March 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Opening Research Lab at MSSU" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"Students Come to KCU Medical School for Accepted Students Day" (KZRG, March 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Students Showcase Their Research at Annual Symposium" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Welcomes Class of 2023" (KOAM-TV, March 2019)

"Our View: Promising News for Area" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"KCU Med Students Showing Off Their Research" (KODE-TV, March 2019)

"In Pursuit of Joplin Dental School, KCU Adds Oral Health Educator to Administrative Ranks" (Joplin Globe, March 2019)

"Faces of Joplin: The Face of Medical Education" (Show Me the Ozarks Magazine, March 2019)

"Heart Health Fair Comes to Pittsburg" (Morning Sun, February 2019)

"Coffee Culture: New Coffee Shops are Opening Up All Across the Region" (Joplin Globe, February 2019)

"Healthy Heart Fair" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"KCU Healthy Heart Fair Interview" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"KCU Launches Score 1 for Health in Joplin" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"Score 1 for Health" (KODE-12, February 2019)

"KCU-Joplin Offers Free Health Screening to Elementary Students" (Joplin Globe, February 2019)

"Blunt at KCU" (KSN-TV, February 2019)

"Sen. Blunt visits Joplin KCU, Talks Border Funding, Slams NCAA" (KZRG FM, February 2019)

"Missouri Senator Blunt Visits KCU" (KOAM-TV, February 2019)

"UPDATED: Airline Offers Daily Flights to Chicago" (Joplin Globe, January 2019)

October - December, 2018

Our View: Welcoming New Dean (Joplin Globe, December 2018)

Incoming Dean of KCU-Joplin Praises School's Mission, Community Partnerships (Joplin Globe, December 2018)

KCU-Joplin Appoints New Campus Dean (Joplin Globe, December 2018)

Joplin KCU College of Osteopathic Medicine to Welcome New Dean (FourStatesHomepage, December 2018)

Irving Elementary @ KCU (KOAM-TV, December 2018)

KCU-Joplin Medical Students Spend Day With Irving Elementary Third-Graders (Joplin Globe, December 2018)

MSSU and KCU Partner to Provide Free Health Screenings (FourStatesHomepage, November, 2018)

KCU, MSSU to Offer Health Screenings at Mall (Joplin Globe, November 2018)

Billy Long Visits KCU, (FourStatesHomepage, November 2018)

Annual Economic Development Tour Focuses on Education, Workforce Development (Joplin Globe, October 2018)

KCU-Joplin Hosted a Poverty Simulator for MSSU's and Its Own Students (FourStatesHomepage, October 2018)

July - September 2018

Missouri Southern, UMKC, Cancel Dental School Project (KOAM-TV, September 2018)

In Joplin, the KCUMB Campus Kitchen Operates a Cut Above Other School Cafeterias (Feast Magazine, September 2018)

Our view: Good News All Around (Joplin Globe, August 2018)

KCU-Joplin Teams Up with Community Clinic to Add New Clinic (KOAM-TV, August 2018)

KCU-Joplin Partners With Community Clinic to Add Thursday Evening Hours for Patients (Joplin Globe, August 2018)

KCU Medical Students Spend Their Day Helping the Community (FourStatesHomepage, July 2018)

Freeman My Future Students at KCU-Joplin (Show Me The Ozarks Magazine, July 2018)

April - June, 2018

KCU Camp (KOAM-TV, June 2018)

Turmoil Over Trail Route Continues (Joplin Globe, June 2018)

Future Physicians? Middle School Students Get Crash Course in Health Sciences (Joplin Globe, June 2018)

KCU Holds End of the Year BBQ (FourStatesHomepage, June 2018)

KCU-Joplin Celebrates First Year (KOAM-TV, June 2018)

KCU Students Show Area Teens the Ropes (FourStatesHomepage, June 2018)

KCU Staff Volunteer at Ronald McDonald House (FourStatesHomepage, June 2018)

Year 2: As First Year Finishes, KCU-Joplin Prepares to Welcome Second Class (Joplin Globe, June 2018)

KCU-Joplin Nears the End of the School Year (FourStatesHomepage, June 2018)

Warmer Weather Brings Ticks: Prepare for Tick Season in the Four States (Show Me The Ozarks Magazine, June 2018)

Polar Plunge Photo (Joplin Metro Magazine, May-June, 2018)

KCU Seeks Rezoning of Adjacent Property (Joplin Globe, May 2018)

Legislators Stress Need to be Involved to Medical Students (The Missouri Times, April 2018)

Improving the Well-Being of the Communities We Serve (Show Me The Ozarks Magazine, April 2018)

January - March, 2018

Midway Through Year, First KCU-Joplin Class 'Knocking It Out Of The Park' (Joplin Globe, January 2018)

2018 Joplin Polar Plunge (FourStatesHomepage, February 2018)

Polar Plunge Joplin Raises More Than $9,000 for Special Olympics (Joplin Globe, February 2018)

KCU Closing In On The End Of It's First Year (KOAM-TV, March 2018)

Acceptance Day For Future Med Students (FourStatesHomepage, March 2018)

Medical School Welcomes Second Cohort (Joplin Globe, March 2018)

October - December, 2017

Joplin Grade-School Kids Tour Med School (KOAM-TV, December 2017)

KCU Medical School Invites Elementary Students for Show-And-Tell (FourStatesHomepage, December 2017)

Chamber Tour Features Economic Growth (Joplin Globe, October 2017)

Dean of Joplin's New Medical School Resigns (KOAM-TV, October 2017)

Kansas City University Medical School Dean Resigns After Approximately 1 year (Becker's Hospital Review, October 2017)

Interim Dean Named for KCU-Joplin After Resignation of Campus Leader (Joplin Globe, October 2017)

July - August, 2017

KCU-Joplin Students to Participate in Empathy Study (Joplin Globe, August 2017)

Future Doctor Concerns in Joplin (KOAM-TV, July 2017)

KCU-Joplin Students Volunteer as Part of Orientation Week (Joplin Globe, July 2017)

White Coat Ceremony for Inaugural Class at KCU-Joplin (Joplin Globe, July 2017)

KCU-Joplin Students Start Medical School With 'White-Coating' Ceremony (Joplin Globe, July 2017)