News Clips

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

Monday, March 30, 2015

*University prospectus bill offers new data, has limitations
3/28/15 Topeka Capital Journal
Kansas State University already reports major-specific salary information for many of its degree programs at www.k-state.edu/ces/students/salarycollegemajor.html. The data may be of limited use, however, because some majors have as few as three recent graduates reporting salary information — meaning unusual circumstances affecting one graduate could easily skew the data up or down.

*K-State researchers team with Australians in using unmanned aircraft in agriculture
3/29/15 Topeka Capital Journal
Brian McCornack, an associate professor of entomology at Kansas State University, is the principal investigator of a project formally titled “Optimizing Surveillance Protocols Using Unmanned Aerial Systems.”

*K-State researchers working on technology to improve rail safety
3/29/15 Topeka Capital Journal
Researchers at Kansas State University have a $380,000 grant to try make that technology work at real-world train speeds, by developing a mounting system that would hold the sensor steady on a locomotive or train car.

 

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