Monday, August 3, 2015
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From the administration
It is time to consider making applications or nominations for the 2016-2017 Coffman Chair for University Distinguished Teaching Scholars. Please share this information with qualified faculty members who might be interested in submitting a portfolio.
Request for proposals for fall 2015 for the K-State Mentoring Program for tenure-track faculty in the sciences and engineering.
Communications and Marketing
Elaine Johannes, associate professor of family studies and human services, discusses the significance of the Kids Count Report. News and Communications Services looks for university experts who are willing to speak to media about current news topics.
Publications and presentations
Architecture professor presents papers at Virginia Tech, Oklahoma State University teaching conferences
Mick Charney, associate professor of architecture and university distinguished teaching scholar, delivered presentations at the Teaching Large Classes Conference at Virginia Tech and the Big 12 Teaching and Learning Conference at OSU.
A new technique developed by a Kansas State University researcher helps estimate the movement of beef cattle to determine the risk of disease.
Reminder about unclassified leave accruals for pay period ending July 18.
A 90-minute emergency light testing will be from 5-7 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4, and Wednesday, Aug. 5, in Throckmorton Hall.