Saturday, February 6, 2016

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

From the administration

Friday First-Gen Focus
This week's short film segment provides great advice for first-gen students.

Events

Save the date: Valentine's rose sale Feb. 12
The Kansas State Horticulture Club valentine's rose sale will be from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, in the lobby of Throckmorton Hall.
Free workshops: Filmmaking, audio recording, graphic design, photo editing and more
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Students, faculty and staff can attend hands-on multimedia workshops from Feb. 9 to March 29. They are offered each semester by the Media Development Center. No enrollment is needed; just stop by 213 Hale Library at the times/dates listed.
'The New Middle East Cold War' lecture
F. Gregory Gause III, Texas A&M University, will present his lecture, "The New Middle East Cold War," from 1-3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 8, in the K-State Alumni Center Tadtman Boardroom.

News

Put your game face on
Playing board games can provide benefits to families and friends in ways that go beyond the activity itself, and in different ways than video games can.
Snyder Leadership Legacy Fellows Program seeking applications until Feb. 26
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The Snyder Leadership Legacy Fellows program is seeking applicants for the class of 2016. This leadership development program is open to all K-State students entering their final year as an undergraduate student during the 2016-2017 academic year.

Student Life

Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity Pledge Ceremony
Alpha Phi Omega is an honors fraternity dedicated solely to the bettering of our community through service. Please attend the pledging ceremony at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, in 217 Calvin Hall. Dress is business casual.

Kudos

Computing and information sciences students attend CyberCorps career fair
Eleven students from the department of computing and information sciences in the College of Engineering attended the 2016 CyberCorps: Scholarship for Service career fair Jan. 12-14 in Arlington, Virginia.

Safety

Radiation safety training dates announced
Radiation safety training is required annually for all those working around radioactive materials. Registration is not required. All sessions will be conducted in the Edwards Hall basement training room.