Sunday, May 24, 2015
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Jeh Johnson, secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, or DHS, will deliver a Landon Lecture at Kansas State University at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 27, in Forum Hall at the K-State Student Union.
The College of Human Ecology will have a slight change in program for Saturday's commencement ceremony. K-State President Kirk Schulz will give the address at the College of Human Ecology commencement at 4:30 p.m. in Bramlage Coliseum.
Nathan Legleiter always wanted a K-State degree, but he needed a way to complete it while living and working in the Great Bend area. He used a special partnership between Barton Community College and the university to complete his bachelor's degree.
To accommodate a planned student success center in Fiedler Hall, Fiedler Library will close on May 15.
Six Arts & Sciences students in the COMM 551: Senior Honors Thesis course presented their research at the Central States Communication Association's Undergraduate Honors Research Conference in April thanks to funding provided by the instructional fee.
The newly selected members of Kansas State University's Union Program Council's 2015-2016 Executive Board for the K-State Student Union have the opportunity to leave their mark on campus.
The K-State Student Union has selected the 2015-2016 Union Ambassadors. The program provides outstanding student leaders with the opportunity to promote the Union to prospective students, on-campus organizations and the Manhattan and K-State communities.
Michael Records, a May 2015 bachelor's candidate in finance with a minor in economics and a certificate in integrated investment management, Wichita, is the College of Business Administration's Outstanding Senior in Business for spring 2015.
Outstanding undergraduate research in topics ranging from presidential history to biosystems engineering has earned several Kansas State University students the Kirmser Undergraduate Research Award, presented through the K-State Libraries.
Kansas State University Global Campus presented five awards to K-State faculty, staff and students at the 2015 K-State Global Campus Honors and Awards Reception.
Dr. Min Kao, of Garmin International Inc., has made a $1 million gift to create four labs in the Phase IV building addition at the Kansas State University College of Engineering.
Sisters ages 45-65 are needed for a study on the meaning of sister relationships in middle adulthood.