Wednesday, October 22, 2014

K-State Today Student Edition is a daily email providing K-State students a single source of timely K-State announcements.

From the administration

Letter from A.D. John Currie
Currie discusses homecoming this weekend and updates on volleyball, equestrian, women's tennis, women's golf and basketball.

Events

K-State sociology professor to discuss social structures, the environment
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Matthew Sanderson, associate professor of sociology at Kansas State University, will give a public lecture at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in 348 Waters Hall.
Purple Masque Theatre presents 'Miss Julie'
Mistress of the house Miss Julie and her servant play a dangerous game of seduction in an effort to relieve themselves of their trapped existences. Using everything in their arsenals from sex to money, the two battle each other in a struggle for power.
Retirement reception for Malley Sisson Oct. 24
Housing and dining services will celebrate the career of administrative dietitian Malley Sisson at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, in Jardine Apartments' Frith Community Center.
White House weighs in on documentary about Kansas State University's first-generation college students
The premiere of a College of Education documentary about first-generation college students from across Kansas that has caught the attention of the White House will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4, in Forum Hall at the K-State Student Union.
Fall brings Native American cultural events to campus
Native American artists, performers and events are being featured at Kansas State University this fall through a collaboration by the university's art department, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art and McCain Auditorium.
Bakery Science Club bake sale
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Get excited, this week the Bakery Science Club bake sale specialty item will be homemade pretzels. Pick one up while they last from 3-5 p.m. today in Shellenberger Hall.
Read full announcement | From Cristina | October 22, 2014

News

Veterinarian cautions against using unnecessary over-the-counter drugs
If your small dog or cat has discoloration around the eye, be cautious when using over-the-counter medication to clear it up, according to a Kansas State University veterinarian.

Kudos

Veterinary researchers collect awards at regional toxicology meeting
Two researchers in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University were recognized at the annual meeting of the Central States Society of Toxicology in Kansas City on Oct. 17.

Publications and presentations

DePaoli presents in Potsdam, Germany
Screenwriting Conference Program
María-Teresa DePaoli, associate professor of Spanish in the modern languages department, presented work at the Screenwriting Research Network 7th International Conference.
Students attend Engineers Without Borders conference in Panama
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Civil engineering seniors Jennifer Sommerfeld and Noura Saadi attended the American Society of Civil Engineers/Engineers Without Borders' Design Global Engineer conference and workshop in Panama City, Panama, Oct. 4-10.

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