Saturday, September 20, 2014
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From the Kansas Board of Regents
Included in Thursday's proceedings of the Kansas Board of Regents, the following budget priorities were approved for submission to the Governor's office for consideration as the FY 2016 and FY 2017 Unified State Appropriation Request.
Thank you for your willingness to help each year with finding new participants for committees that have vacancies. A few additional faculty members are needed.
The K-State Inline Hockey Club will host the University of Central Missouri Inline Hockey Club for our final home preseason game at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20. Come out and cheer on your Cats to another home victory.
Join us for the film "Girl Rising" at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, in the Coffman Commons and a panel discussion, "Challenging Gender Inequality: Empowering Girls through Education," at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 22, in the K-State Student Union's Big 12 Room.
The Graduate Student Council is accepting graduate student abstracts for the annual Research and the State graduate student poster competition on Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the K and S Ballrooms at the K-State Student Union.
Visit the K-State Student Union courtyard from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, for your last chance to browse our Career Closet and get a resume critique before the All University Career Fair next week.
Harry Francis Mallgrave, architect and professor at Illinois Institute of Technology, will present a lecture as part of the College of Architecture, Planning & Design Architecture Lecture Series at 4 p.m. Sept. 22 in the K-State Union's Little Theater.
Another semester of Cinema italiano will begin at 7 p.m Sept. 23 with the screening of the Academy Award-winning film "La vita è bella," or "Life is Beautiful," in 008 Eisenhower Hall.
Way Kuo, professor and president of City University of Hong Kong and Kansas State University alumni, will present a lecture at 2:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 3, in Fiedler Hall Auditorium.
Kimberly Kramer, professor of architectural engineering, will serve as a delegate to the 2014 annual conference of the National Council of Structural Engineers Association, Sept. 17-20, in New Orleans, Louisiana.
For the fourth consecutive year, a deserving College of Education student has a scholarship and a new device to help him become a better teacher.
Roberta Maldonado-Franzen has been appointed director of talent acquisition. Maldonado-Franzen is the interim director, Title IX coordinator, ADA coordinator for Kansas State University.
Are you interested in professional development at your fingertips? The state of Kansas has secured a computer-based training contract with LearnSmart, a company dedicated to interactive online learning experiences.