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We're bringing our campus experts straight to you in the Kansas City and Topeka areas. This program is a great way for you and your parents to see how K-State can help you turn your passion into a career, by making connections with industry leaders, professors and students in the field that interests you.

Don't miss out! One lucky senior will receive up to $250 worth of textbooks for his or her first semester at K-State.

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Kansas State University

119 Anderson Hall
919 Mid-Campus Drive North
Manhattan, KS 66506-0102

1-800-432-8270 (toll free)
or 785-532-1521
Fax: 785-532-6393 

Kansas City and Topeka Dates

September 13, 2016
Career Connections: Engineering (registration closed)
Westar Energy
818 S. Kansas Ave.
Topeka, KS 66612
Registration at 6pm, Program 6:30-8pm
Engineering contact in Topeka: Landon Leiker, kstate7@k-state.edu

September 27, 2016
Career Connections: Engineering (registration closed)
Burns & McDonnell
9400 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64114
Registration at 6pm, Program 6:30-8pm
Engineering contact in KC/Olathe: Lizzi Petite, kstate6@k-state.edu 

September 29, 2016
Career Connections: Engineering (registration closed)
Garmin International, Inc.
1200 E 151st St.
Olathe, KS 66062
Registration at 6pm, Program 6:30-8pm
Engineering contact in KC/Olathe: Lizzi Petite, kstate6@k-state.edu 

Check out more information on Engineering at K-State (pdf)


September 20, 2016
Career Connections: Health Professions (registration closed)
K-State Olathe
22201 W. Innovation Drive
Olathe, KS 66061
Registration at 6pm, Program 6:30-8pm
Health Professions contact in Olathe: Lizzi Petite, kstate6@k-state.edu

October 11, 2016
Career Connections: Health Professions
St. Francis Sports Medicine Center
801 SW Fairlawn
Topeka, KS 66606
Registration at 6pm, Program 6:30-8pm
Health Professions contact in Topeka: Landon Leiker, kstate7@k-state.edu

Check out more information on Pre-Health Professions at K-State (pdf)


September 29, 2016  Canceled***
Career Connections: Apparel and Textiles

We regret to inform you that due to unforeseen circumstances, the Career Connections night for Apparel and Textiles on September 29 has been canceled. We sincerely apologize and hope to see you on campus soon. 
If you wish to set up a visit to campus, please call 1-800-432-8270. We would be happy to assist you with your visit. 

Check out more information on Apparel and Textiles at K-State (pdf) 


October 4, 2016
Career Connections: Interior Design
Scott Rice Office Works
14720 W. 105th Street
Lenexa, KS 66215
Registration at 6pm, Program 6:30-8pm
Interior Design contact Lizzi Petite, kstate6@k-state.edu 

Check out more information on Interior Design at K-State (pdf)


October 11, 2016  Canceled***
Career Connections: Professional Pilot
We regret to inform you that due to unforeseen circumstances, the Career Connections night for Professional Pilot on October 11 has been canceled. We sincerely apologize and hope to see you on campus soon. 
If you wish to set up a visit to campus, please call 1-800-432-8270. We would be happy to assist you with your visit. 

Check out more information on Professional Pilot at K-State (pdf)


October 18, 2016
Career Connections: Education
CAPS Blue Valley Center for Advanced Professional Studies
7501 W. 149th Terrace
Overland Park, KS 66223
Registration at 6pm, Program 6:30-8pm
Education contact in Overland Park: Lizzi Petite, kstate6@k-state.edu 

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Check out more information on Secondary Education at K-State (pdf)  

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