Thursday, June 30, 2016
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From the administration
This week's featured funding opportunity from the Russell Sage Foundation seeks research on the effects of rising economic inequality on institutions. Find the details, plus see where K-State RSCAD made news and read trending topics and announcements.
News and research
Summer heat brings new concrete and many more improvements at Kansas State University.
Researchers from Kansas State University were part of a team that used wheat quality data generated in the test baking lab and built prediction algorithms for determining quality traits in new generations of candidate wheat varieties using DNA markers.
With today's economy and society highly dependent on liquid transportation fuels, development of domestically produced and environmentally safe alternatives is increasingly important.
When Bernie Hintz turned 95 last November, her children decided to thank and honor her by creating the Hintz Family Scholarship for finance and accounting students in the College of Business Administration at Kansas State University.
Have you already read the 2016 common reading selection "Spare Parts"? The K-State Book Network is assembling a roster of faculty, staff and students who would like to present during the 2016-2017 academic year.
On June 28, the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas granted Kansas State University's motion to dismiss discrimination and retaliation claims by Pourya Shahmaleki, a former graduate student who was expelled by the university in May 2013.
The campus community is invited to an open house reception in honor of Judy Larson from 2-4 p.m. Friday, July 8, in the K-State Alumni Center's Purple Pride Room.
Do you have questions about your K-State Online Canvas courses? We have your answers. Bring your laptop and come to the K-State Online walk-in help sessions scheduled for July and August.
Campus construction and maintenance
Vehicle access to the overhead door leading to Weber Arena will be closed at 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, through Tuesday, July 12.