Monday, April 27, 2015

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Events

Community Cinema: 'Limited Partnership' screening May 4
HandsOn K-State will show the film "Limited Partnership" as part of its Community Cinema series, at 6 p.m. May 4, in Town Hall in the Leadership Studies Building.
Founder of roadside ridesharing project to present at spring colloquium
The landscape architecture and regional & community planning department is hosting Jenny O'Brien at 4:30 p.m. May 1 in 106c Seaton Hall for its last colloquium of the semester. O'Brien will present "Ridesharing Revolution: Hitchhiking Goes High-Tech."
Memorial service for Jack Taylor
The campus community is invited to celebrate the life of Jack Taylor at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in the K-State Student Union Forum Hall.
Michael Feinstein's 'The Sinatra Project' coming to McCain
The McCain Performance Series will present Michael Feinstein's "The Sinatra Project," a celebration of Frank Sinatra, at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 10, in McCain Auditorium.

Kudos

Ted and Sue Knapp Delineation Competition selects nine APDesign students to receive awards
Work by students from Kansas State University's College of Architecture, Planning & Design, or APDesign, for the annual Ted and Sue Knapp Delineation Competition is on display in the Chang Gallery at Seaton Hall through Friday, May 1.
Mortar Board selects new members for 2015-2016
Mortar Board Senior Honor Society at Kansas State University has selected its new members for the 2015-2016 school year.

Publications and presentations

Office of International Programs instructors, administrators present at international conference
Several K-State English Language Program instructors and administrators in the Office of International Programs presented at the Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages International Association's 2015 annual meeting March 24-28.

Human resources/benefits/training

Effective Stress Management offered May 7
Effective Stress Management will be presented by Shanna Legleiter, director of learning and development, from 2-3 p.m. Thursday, May 7, in the Edwards Hall commons area.
Radiation safety training dates announced for May-July
Environmental Health and Safety is offering annual radiation safety training, which is required for all who work in laboratories that contain radioactive materials. Session dates and times are available for May through July.

Financial services

General Accounting Newsletter
The Division of Financial Services has posted the General Accounting Newsletter for April.

Volunteer opportunities

Help us complete a speech and language study at K-State
Researchers in communication sciences and disorders are studying aspects of speech and language development in young children, and we are looking for just a few more boys, ages 5 years and 6 months to 5 years and 11 months to complete the study group.

Student Life

Deadline extended: Renew your student organization's registration
Deadline extended to 5 p.m. May 15 to register student organizations. All registered student organizations must renew their registration with the Office of Student Activities and Services. More detailed instructions are provided in this update.
Audacity a cappella spring concert May 1
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Come see K-State's only female a cappella group, Audacity, in its first spring concert. Admission is free, though donations will be accepted. The concert will be at 6 p.m. Friday, May 1, in Forum Hall at the K-State Student Union.