K-STATE TAKES PART IN RECYCLEMANIA
K-State's expertise in vaccine development, diagnostics, animal disease detection and education programs formed the basis for the university's selection as a Center of Excellence for Emerging and Zoonotic Animal Diseases by the Department of Homeland Security, said K-State President Kirk Schulz. K-State will receive $12 million over the next six years.
K-State will partner with Texas A&M University's Foreign Animal and Zoonotic Disease Defense Center to co-lead the Science and Technology Directorate's efforts to involve university researchers in zoonotic and animal disease detection.
Juergen Richt, a Regents Distinguished Professor in K-State's College of Veterinary Medicine, is principal investigator and the center's director.
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Beginning March 5, K-State's information technology services will host a series of open forums to provide information about and demonstrate the new K-State Zimbra Calendar.
Poet Curtis Crisler will read from his work and act as keynote speaker for K-State's upcoming conference on children's literature.
Thomas Pogge, a professor of philosophy and international affairs at Yale University, will present "Human Rights and Global Justice" at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 8, at the K-State Alumni Center.
The lecture is part of the University Distinguished Lecture Series and is free and open to the public.
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