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Are we as divided as we seem? Department of Political Science Assistant Professor, Nathaniel Birkhead, speaks on partisan politics, its effect on the electorate and the electorate's effect back onto politics.  

Current news  

Friday, July 22, 2016

University's Pinkall again part of arranging opening ceremony for Olympics
Bryan Pinkall, assistant professor of music at Kansas State University, is part of the performance operations team in charge of the opening ceremony for the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. 

Study by Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory researchers finds climate, landscape changes may lead to more rabid skunks
Researchers in the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory recently evaluated the spatial and spatio-temporal patterns of infection status among striped skunk cases submitted for rabies testing in the north central Plains of the U.S.


Thursday, July 21, 2016

National study finds Kansas State University fit to be among the best
A national study by the American College of Sports Medicine, the National Academy of Kinesiology and the American Kinesiology Association ranks Kansas State University second in the nation for physical activity and healthy lifestyles.


Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Accident at Seaton Hall construction site
Shortly before 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 20, Kansas State University Police and emergency personnel from the Manhattan Fire Department and Riley County EMS responded to the Seaton Hall construction site on the Manhattan campus for a workplace accident. 


Monday, July 18, 2016

'Bearcam' study focuses on human emotional connection with wildlife, parks
Two Kansas State University researchers are using a "bearcam" at Katmai National Park to study if people form emotional connections with animals by watching live webcams. 





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Stephen Higgs

Stephen Higgs

Kansas State University's Biosecurity Research Institute is helping the fight against Zika virus through mosquito research

Stephen Higgs, director of the Biosecurity Research Institute, can discuss the research and how it can lead to better methods for controlling the mosquitoes that spread Zika virus. 

Higgs can be reached at 785-532-1333 or shiggs@k-state.edu.

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