Thursday, August 27, 2015

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Events

Looking for a job? Visit the Part-Time Opportunities Fair
Searching for a job or internship opportunity? Attend the Part-Time Opportunities Fair today to visit with more than 40 on- and off-campus employers offering internship, job and volunteer positions.
Auditions for WinterDance 2015 on Aug. 29
K-State dance is holding auditions for WinterDance 2015 from 9-11:30 a.m. Aug. 29. The dance will be Dec. 3-5 in Chapman Theatre in Nichols Hall. All K-State students may audition. Prior dance experience is preferred.
Read full announcement | From Neil | August 27, 2015
College of Education Ambassadors ice cream social
You are invited to join the College of Education Ambassadors for an ice cream social from 1-3 p.m. today. But hurry, the ice cream won't last long. Introduce yourself to one of us — we're wearing purple polos. We are excited to meet you.
Power of Pink: Johnson Cancer Research Center's breast cancer awareness luncheon Oct. 2
Ladies are invited to enjoy lunch with friends as they learn about breast health and cancer at the sixth annual Pink Power Luncheon for breast cancer awareness from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at Holiday Inn at the Campus, 1641 Anderson Ave.

News

College of Education creates Office of Innovation & Collaboration
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Debbie Mercer, dean of the College of Education, announced the creation of the Office of Innovation & Collaboration, a comprehensive effort to draw on the faculty's expertise and experience to help solve some of the most challenging issues in education.
K-State Police looking for information about theft at a K-State Forestry Extension building
The Kansas State University Police Department is looking for any information regarding a burglary at a K-State Forestry Extension building at Tuttle Creek State Park.

Student Life

Lafene Health Center ready to serve students
Lafene Health Center encourages students to arrive 20 minutes prior to their appointment to allow time for negotiating parking changes at the health center.

New hires/exits

Regional & community planning program welcomes new faculty member
Greg Newmark is joining the regional & community planning program in the fall as an assistant professor.

Gifts

National Strategic Selling Institute and Pi Sigma Epsilon team up to donate to Manhattan Special Olympics
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The Kansas State University National Strategic Selling Institute, along with the local chapter of national sales and marketing business fraternity Pi Sigma Epsilon, recently teamed up to donate more than $5,000 to the Manhattan Special Olympics.

Maintenance

Service interruption: King Hall AU fume hoods
The AU fume hoods will be turned off from 8 a.m. to noon Friday, Aug. 28, in King Hall so workers can clean coils on exhaust system on the roof.