Upcoming Events and Activities for you to CONNECT


The best part of the GPS program is exploring the K-State Campus and Manhattan Community with your Guide! Here is where you can access information about upcoming events in the area. From student sponsored events on campus to weekly activities around town, there's something for everyone!

K-State Events Calendar

Manhattan Convention & Visitor Bureau Calendar

GPS Facebook Page-- updated often with deals around town and events you can attend!

*As a reminder, guides and mentees are asked to connect a minimum of THREE times each semester*

GPS Connect Events

The GPS Program hosts monthly "Connect Events" for GPS Guides and mentees to attend together. These events provide participants with an easy and affordable way to spend quality time together while also having the opportunity to connect with other individuals from across campus.

Connect Events for fall 2013 are as follows:

80s Trivia Night at UPC After Hours | Friday, September 20 | 8-10pm in the Cottonwood Room in the Union

GPS will be co-hosting 80s Trivia Night as part of UPC After Hours on September 20. Admission is free and snacks, drinks, and prizes will be available. Come get to know other GPS Guides and Mentees while testing your knowledge about the 80s. Ready Player One is sure to give you some helpful trivia tidbits!

Ready Player One author Ernest Cline | Thursday, October 10 | 7pm at McCain Auditorium

Did you read the 2013 campus read Ready Player OneGet the inside scoop from the author himself and get your book signed while enjoying an evening event with your GPS Guide/Mentee. Make sure to snap a picture with Cline's DeLorean, which will be parked on Bosco Student Plaza the day of the event!

Basketball Training Facility Tour and Men's Basketball Game | Wednesday, November 13 | 6pm at Bramlage Coliseum

Catch a behind-the-scenes tour of the Basketball Training Facility followed by a Men's Basketball Game as the Wildcats take on Oral Roberts. Tickets can be ordered online at www.kstatesports.com/grouptickets for $10. Questions can be directed to Lauren Edelman at gps@k-state.edu

Let the program know what's happening in your world!

Do you know of an upcoming event on campus or in Manhattan? Have you attended an event with your mentee/mentor that you could recommend to others? E-mail your recommendations, suggestions, photos and stories to gps@k-state.edu!