Saturday, April 25, 2015

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Take out the trash: Financial expert explains how to spring clean your finances
Wanting to rid yourself of paper bills but don't know what to keep? A Kansas State University financial planner explains what you can toss and why cleaning your financial health is about more than just trashing some documents.


Annual Travel and Dining Auction: Join the party, bid high. It's for students
The event planning class from the hospitality management and dietetics program will host the 19th annual Travel and Dining Auction at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 1, at the Manhattan Conference Center at the Hilton Garden Inn.
College of Agriculture, Gamma Sigma Delta host research showcase, awards reception April 24
The College of Agriculture and Gamma Sigma Delta will host the 2015 Undergraduate Research Showcase from 1-3 p.m. Friday, April 24, in the Leadership Studies Building. The Gamma Sigma Delta Spring Awards Reception will follow at 3 p.m.
Our Voices, Our Stories Art Gallery Reception
Our Voices, Our Stories
The Center for Advocacy, Response and Education, or CARE, invites all faculty, staff, students and alumni to Our Voices, Our Stories Art Gallery Reception from 5-6 p.m. Monday, April 27, in the K-State Student Union's William T. Kemper Art Gallery.


Kansas State University Salina selected by Textron Aviation as partner in Top Hawk program
Kansas State University Salina will add to its piloting amenities after being chosen by Textron Aviation as a partner school in its inaugural Top Hawk program. K-State Salina is one of only four universities in the nation to be selected for participation.
Top scholarship awarded to Kansas State University architectural engineering graduate student
Collin Wheeler, Blue Springs, Missouri, a graduate student in architectural engineering, has been awarded a $6,000 scholarship from the Besal Lighting Education Fund, representing the top prize among graduate students in the nation.
National Strategic Selling Institute again named one of nation's top sales programs
For the fourth consecutive year, the National Strategic Selling Institute in Kansas State University's College of Business Administration has been named one of the top sales programs in the country by the Sales Education Foundation.
Scott Eilert named the Big 12 Conference Video Coordinator of the Year
The Collegiate Sports Video Association has named Scott Eilert, director of video services for the K-State football program, the 2014-2015 Big 12 Conference Video Coordinator of the Year.
Journalism school welcomes 15 new student ambassadors
The A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Kansas State University has selected 15 new ambassadors for the 2015-2016 academic year.

New hires/exits

Hoover to retire after 37 years at Stone House
LuAnn Hoover is retiring after working with Manhattan area children and K-State students at Hoeflin Stone House Early Childhood Education Center for 37 years.

Student Life

Renew your student organization's registration
It's that time of year when all registered student organizations must renew their registration with the Office of Student Activities and Services. All organizations must renew by April 26.