RSVP to Attend the Grand Opening of the Fourth Floor of Cherry Hall

The Fourth Floor Cherry Hall Grand Opening will be held on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, at 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the fourth floor lobby of Cherry Hall. Meet the faculty, staff and students of the Honors College and the departments of Philosophy and Criminal Justice and Criminology. Chancellor Leo Morton will present welcoming remarks at 1:30 p.m. Refreshments will be served.

The fourth floor renovation of Cherry Hall was a million-dollar project that started planning in March 2015 and was completed in July 2016. Come and celebrate this beautiful new space! RSVP online by Thursday, October 27, 2016.

The Order of Events are as follows:

  1. Introduction by James McKusick, dean of the UMKC Honors College
  2. Welcoming Remarks by Leo Morton, chancellor of UMKC
  3. Guest speakers including Bruce Bubacz, from the UMKC Arts & Sciences Department of Philosophy, and Kristi Holsinger, from the UMKC Arts & Sciences Department of Criminal Justice & Criminology.
  4. The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
  5. Chancellor Morton will provide closing remarks

The event is open to the entire campus so invite your peers to see this brand new space!

 For more information, contact (816) 235-5569 or