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Press Releases
October 25, 2018

Hundreds Attend ‘Big Fun Geek Wedding Reception’ to Celebrate as Longtime Partners Make It Official: Science City Powered by Burns & McDonnell KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Oct. 25, 2018) — After a decadelong partnership including one of the nation’s... More

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April 4, 2018

5-Year Grant Represents PNC’s Largest To Date In Kansas City And Will Extend Reach of Science City Across Both Sides Of State Line. KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 4, 2018 – Today, the PNC Foundation announced a five-year, $1 million grant to Union Station... More

February 18, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- One metro girl's life is changed forever with a prosthetic arm 3D printed to fit her like a glove. FOX4's Sherae Honeycutt was there as eight-year-old Zadie Wilson got her new arm. It wasn't Zadie's birthday, but with the... More

Press Releases
December 13, 2017

New Partnership with 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 /      MASON ELEMENTARY AND PLEASANT RIDGE HIGH... More