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December 13, 2017

New Partnership with Code.org will work toward vision that every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science, just like biology, chemistry or algebra Kansas City, MO (December 13, 2017) Union Station officials today... More

Press Releases
November 30, 2017

The Grandview CAIR FOCUS Program Receives a $50,000 Grant and the Once-in-a-Lifetime Chance to Build a $1 Million Exhibit at Kansas City’s Science Center   KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Nov. 30, 2017) — The imagination of 16 elementary students in the Grandview... More

Press Releases
October 10, 2017

Science City Receives $4 Million Grant from the Hall Family Foundation to Propel Plans into Action KANSAS CITY, MO  (October 10, 2017)  Today, on the expansive ground floor of internationally-awarded Science City at Union Station, over 100 leaders... More

Press Releases
October 5, 2017

VML Applies Fresh Insights to New Design, 18 Years after Creating Original Science City Logo Kansas City (Oct. 5, 2017)  Union Station and VML officials today unveiled new branding for Kansas City’s internationally-awarded Science City. Reimagined... More

Press Releases
May 2, 2017

During Opening Ceremony of Simple Machines At Play, Burns & McDonnell Also Announces and Launches Next Battle of the Brains Competition KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 2, 2017) – Nine elementary students led a marching band and nearly 500 of their... More

Press Releases
May 2, 2016

Program brings free and fun hands-on STEM learning to area elementary students KANSAS CITY, MO (May 2, 2016) – The national GSK Science in the Summer™ program is returning to Kansas City’s Internationally Awarded Science Center, Science City at... More

Press Releases
November 20, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 18, 2015 CONTACTS:Michael Tritt, Union Station / 816-460-2278 / mtritt@unionstation.orgKrisit Widmar, Burns and McDonnell / 551-208-5922 / klwidmar@burnsmcd.com      MASON ELEMENTARY AND PLEASANT RIDGE HIGH... More

Press Releases
November 13, 2015

David Beals Charitable Trust, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee Announces $250,000 Grant to Union Station Kansas City Generous gift to support Science City’s Human Health Initiative  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Nov. 12, 2015) — The David Beals Charitable Trust... More

Announcements
October 2, 2015

Some Science City exhibits, such as this genetics game, were inspired by young people competing in the Battle of the Brains game. Shane Keyser skeyser@kcstar.com The recent successes reeled off by Science City at Union Station show what persistence... More

Press Releases
September 18, 2015

New Ideas and Creativity Earn Science City Worldwide Recognition for Visitor Experience Kansas City’s Science Center awarded prestigious “EDGIE” Award by international panel.   KANSAS CITY, MO – September 18, 2015 The Association of Science-... More

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