Meet the Woman Behind Downtown Kansas City's Arts Revitalization

To awkwardly paraphrase Field of Dreams, "If you move it, they will come." That's the logic behind The University of Missouri's Conservatory of Music and Dance's proposal to move its operations downtown, bringing 700 students and staff with it. And the Conservatory received a critical first gift in the amount of a $20 million challenge grant from the Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation.
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