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 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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