Friday, April 25, 2014
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A Kansas State University alumnus who has led one of the nation's largest oil companies and is now involved in energy security efforts will receive an honorary doctorate from Kansas State University.
reminder about the upcoming deadline and where to find resources
Students from the K-State Rotaract Club have posted a video they made documenting their service learning activities in the rural community of Patanatic, Guatemala.
Engineering extension is looking for outgoing undergraduate student leaders to participate in a paid position for the Summer Institute on Environmental Stewardship in June and July. Apply to be a student mentor today. The deadline is April 28.
The sustainability office is hosting a ceremony today at 11:30 a.m. in Hoffman Lounge at Justin Hall to celebrate K-State's sustainability efforts and deliver this year's EcoReps awards.
Activitists Angela Davis and Yuri Kochiyama subject of 'Mountains That Take Wing'; film screening tonight
The film "Mountains that Take Wing: Angela Davis & Yuri Kochiyama, A Conversation on Life, Struggles & Liberation" will be shown tonight at 7 p.m. in Room 227 at the K-State Student Union.
Robert Edwards, K-State professor emeritus of music, will present "An Evening of Chamber Music" at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24, in All Faiths Chapel auditorium.
Karen Garrett, professor of plant pathology at K-State, will present "Impact network analysis: A framework for optimizing research impact to support food security" at 3:45 p.m. today in 4031 Throckmorton Hall.
The Joint Council of Kansas Distinguished Professors — from K-State, KU and Wichita State — and KU's provost's office invite you to participate in an afternoon of presentations and discussion on the topic of academic freedom and responsibility.
Edward Farhi, director of the Center for Theoretical Physics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will present the 2014 James R. Neff Lecture in Physics at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, in Town Hall at the Leadership Studies Building.
The Beach Museum and the music program at the School of Music, Theatre, and Dance present a performance featuring students from the vocal division at 5:30 p.m. today at the Beach Museum of Art.
Landscape architecture students from Kansas State University were recognized for outstanding contributions to landscape architecture at the American Society of Landscape Architects Central States Conference, April 11, in Omaha.
Environmental health and safety is continuing to offer sessions on Hazardous Waste Awareness Training, WTD080. The intended audience is individuals responsible for hazardous waste management.