Monday, July 6, 2015
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The extended deadline to submit a January 2016 intersession course proposal is July 17. Intersession provides accelerated course options that help students work toward their degrees in a timely fashion.
Enroll in an Osher 2015 summer class to learn about prisoners of war in Kansas during World War II, the history of rock 'n' roll or movie censorship.
Publications and presentations
Kansas State University professor of marketing Swinder Janda will have his research featured in an upcoming issue of the European Journal of Marketing.
Sgt. Chad Jager with the K-State Police Department will offer a training for citizen response to active shooter and critical incidents called ALiCE — Alert, Lockdown, inform, Counter and Evacuate — from 9-10:30 a.m. July 14 in the K-State Student Union.
Human Capital Services has confirmed fringe benefit rates for fiscal year 2016. These rates are effective immediately and should be used when preparing budget estimates to be included in proposals for extramural support.
Campus construction activities
Construction work on the Manhattan campus is in full swing and the weather is cooperating.
All fume hoods in King Hall will be unavailable for use from 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, through 5 p.m. Thursday, July 9, so workers can replace the fume hood exhaust motor.