This project is a collaboration with University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) Institute for Human Development (IHD) and UMKC School of Computing and Engineering (SCE).
The UMKC IHD is an applied research and training center for human services. It exemplifies the University’s goals of engaged scholarship and community partnerships. It’s functions include interdisciplinary training, applied research, community program development and information dissemination. The Institute conducts and collaborates on a wide variety of projects to develop, implement, and evaluate new ideas and promising practices that support healthy, inclusive communities.
The UMKC SCE includes more than 1,700 students, Undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs offer a comprehensive education combining theory and fundamental practice. Graduates leave SCE fully prepared for 21st-century careers and ready to change the world.
The University of Missouri-Kansas City, one of four University of Missouri campuses, is a public university serving more than 15,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students. UMKC engages with the community and economy based on a four-part mission: life and health sciences; visual and performing arts; urban issues and education; and a vibrant learning and campus life experience. For more information about UMKC, visit www.umkc.edu. You can also find us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and watch us on YouTube.