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  4. June 2 , 2010/Vol. 32, No. 42

June K-Statement

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS AND HAZARDOUS WASTE INSPECTIONS BEING CONDUCTED

Personnel with the K-State department of environmental health and safety are currently conducting their annual inspection of laboratories, shops, studios and other areas that use hazardous materials and may have hazardous waste. Read more

ON CAMPUS

Commencement

PIECES OF TIME: QUILTS FROM THE K-STATE HISTORIC COSTUME AND TEXTILE MUSEUM


Through Sept. 12, Beach Museum of Art. Selection of quilts that highlights the art and celebration of needle, fabric and individual expression. Encompasses American quilts from 1840 to 1950.

Current calendar

PICTURE PERFECT

Picture Perfect


For creative professional images contact university photographer David Mayes at 785-532-6304
or photo@k-state.edu

For a gallery of Mayes' photos, go to: http://ksuphoto.zenfolio.com

OPPORTUNITIES

CLASSIFIED

• A recording of classified job opportunities is available 24 hours a day on the Employment Information Line, 785-532-6271.

• A list of employment opportunities is posted at www.k-state.edu/hr/

• For additional information, call 785-532-6277 or come to the Division of Human Resources in 103 Edwards Hall. Applications are accepted 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays.

UNCLASSIFIED

• A complete listing of vacancies can be seen at www.k-state.edu/affact/

• For additional information, call the office of affirmative action at 785-532-6220 or come by 214 Anderson Hall.

 

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THE MINDS BEHIND UNIVERSITY LIFE CAFE

"In an age of students being online and using this social technology more and more, we see them using it to interact and find information on their own and reach students who would not necessarily come to counseling services in person," said Barbara Pearson, assistant director of counseling services and director of University Life Café. "We want this to be a way for students and even faculty to find information, interact with one-another and break down social stigmas of mental illness by promoting help-seeking behaviors."

Through the help of an advisory board consisting of K-State students, faculty and staff and a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, in February 2009 the University Life Café was born. Read more

 

OH, BY THE WAY

 

MICROSOFT WORD, EXCEL AND ACCESS TRAINING SESSIONS OFFERED THIS MONTH

Those wishing to brush up on their computing skills this summer can do so through a series of free sessions that will cover some of the most commonly used programs in the Microsoft Office suite. Read more

FRIDAY'S IT ROUNDTABLE TO FOCUS ON RISKS OF SOCIAL NETWORKING

Social networks like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and MySpace are a fact of life, especially for the current generation of K-State students. The reality is that to truly communicate with that generation, one must have a presence in this social media. The other reality is that hackers and cybercriminals know this is where people spend their time and therefore target these platforms. Read more

 

 

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