Monday, February 20, 2017
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A meadowlark statue at the Kansas State University Gardens.
Are you preparing to graduate, or would you like to get a head start? This workshop is just for you: You'll get started using the ETDR template for your electronic thesis, dissertation or report.
The Alpha Zeta chapter of the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity will present its third edition of the Alpha Gamma Rho Agriculture Symposium at 3 p.m. Feb. 24 in Town Hall at the Leadership Studies Building.
Kudos, publications and presentations
Kansas State University assistant professor of entrepreneurship Saurav Pathak's study was chosen as the recipient of the 2016 Robert J. House Best Paper Award from the GLOBE — Global Leadership and Organizational Behavior Effectiveness — Project.
Tiffany Carter, doctoral student in agronomy, and Carlos Flores, senior in agricultural economics, have been named 2017 USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum Student Diversity Program winners.
Newsletters and magazines
The February 2017 issue of the university support staff senate newsletter, the ROAR, is now available.
The Konza Prairie Environmental Education Program seeks participants interested in becoming a docent volunteer. Training begins Tuesday, Feb. 28, and continues for two weeks. Registration is $40 but learning is forever. Come join us.
Students interested in playing a special role in the homecoming tradition are encouraged to apply for the 2017 homecoming committee. The committee helps plan and execute the weeklong celebration, which will be Oct. 15 to Oct. 21.
The kinesiology department's LIFE Program offers a nine-week Summer Sport Conditioning Camp May 31-July 28. Camp times are 8:30-9:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday.