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The top stories mentioning Kansas State University are posted below. Download an Excel file with all of the day's news stories. 

Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014

*Are young female drivers any safer than males?
8/27/14 CBS News
Researchers from Kansas State University analyzed data from 2007 to 2011 for accidents involving drivers 16 to 24 years old, and found different patterns of behavior and different types of accidents among male and female drivers.

*Student debt growing, number of university financial education programs still deficient
8/27/14 Science Daily
As student debt load grows -- its doubled since 2007 -- most universities aren't offering sufficient financial education programs to help students understand this financial burden, according to a new report whose authors include two Kansas State University professors.

The Auditorium Organ by David Pickering
8/24/14 At the Organ
David Pickering, assistant professor of music, was interviewed by Brent Johnson of the Organ Media Foundation at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Missouri about The Auditorium Organhis recent book detailing the history of the Auditorium organ that is published by the Organ Historical Society Press. The interview was broadcast this past Sunday on the website At the Organ and has been archived on the website's homepage. To listen to the interview and Pickering's performance of a work by composer Daniel E. Gawthrop, please click on this link


Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

*9 sneaky reasons you're in a bad mood (and what to do about it)
8/25/14 Huffington Post
Workaholics don't just set themselves up for poorer physical health, but mental health, too. A study from Kansas State University researchers showed that people who work more than 50 hours a week had decreased physical well-being (from skipping meals), as well as "reduced mental well-being as measured by a self-reported depression score," study researcher Sarah Asebedo said in a statement. 
*New gluten-free ingredient may cause allergic reaction, expert warns
8/25/14 Science Daily
A popular new ingredient in gluten-free products could be causing an allergic reaction, according to a Kansas State University food safety specialist.
*Physics research removes outcome unpredictability of ultracold atomic reactions
8/25/14 Science Daily
Findings from a physics study by a Kansas State University researcher are helping scientists accurately predict the once unpredictable.

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