K-STATE AMONG THE NATION'S TOP MILITARY-FRIENDLY SCHOOLS
Saugata Datta was selected as a team leader in the Summer Institute Workshop for Science Education for New Civic Engagement and Responsibilities, which is managed by the National Science Foundation and National Center for Science and Civic Engagement. Also at the institute, Datta and colleagues presented "Brownfield Action - Its Current Impact and Future Contribution to Undergraduate Education," Aug. 6-10, Chicago. Datta received the 2008-2009 Post Institute Implementation Award from the Science Education for New Civic Engagement and Responsibilities.
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K-State leaders remain optimistic that the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility will be built in Kansas.
A welder works on K-State's parking garage.
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JODI KAUS TO HEAD K-STATE'S NEW STUDENT FINANCIAL PLANNING AND COUNSELING CENTER
Jodi Kaus, an expert in financial management, has been named director of K-State's new Student Financial Planning and Counseling Center.Kaus will work directly with students to help them navigate the financial waters of the current economy and help them plan for the future.
K-STATE EVENING COLLEGE INCREASING CLASS OFFERINGS FOR FALL SEMESTER
This fall, K-State's Evening College is set to offer classes from more than 20 K-State departments -- around a 25 percent increase in the variety of classes offered during spring, summer and fall Evening College terms in the last year.
K-STATEMENT WANTS YOUR 'SAVINGS STORIES'
K-Statement wants to know what you are doing to save K-State money. From truly creative solutions to everyday deeds, we want to know what folks are doing to meet our budgetary challenges. Send your information to K-Statement editor Katie Mayes at email@example.com or give her a call at 532-6415. The information you send may be used in a future story or news release.
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A list of employment opportunities is posted at www.k-state.edu/hr/
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