Monday, November 30, 2015

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


Return performance: Canadian Brass begins the McCain Performance Series holiday season on Dec. 1
Canadian Brass is returning to Kansas State University's McCain Performance Series for a holiday show at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, in McCain Auditorium.
Purchase Relay for Life luminaria in the Union
Want to memorialize a love one who has battled cancer? Donate and decorate a luminaria to be showcased this spring at Relay For Life of K-State. Phi Sigma Pi will be accepting $10 donations from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. today in the K-State Student Union.


Read full announcement | From | November 20, 2015
Small fire extinguished at K-State Student Union
A small fire was extinguished at the K-State Student Union around 1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19.
K-State Today fall, winter break schedules; deadlines for faculty/staff, student versions
K-State Today, the university's daily e-newsletter, will be on hiatus while the university is closed for the university holidays and student breaks. Make note of deadlines to publish in the first issue after breaks.

From the Office of General Counsel

November Legal Briefings newsletter released online
The Office of General Counsel November newsletter, Legal Briefings, includes articles about the difference between an intern and an employee, the office's open house and available resources.


K-State recognized as a Phi Beta Kappa outstanding chapter
Kansas State University's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa — the nation's oldest and most widely known academic honor society — was selected as an outstanding chapter at the recent 44th Triennial Council in Denver, Colorado.
Poll publishes in the latest issue of Canadian Theatre Review
Tai Wei Foo as Xiao Ling in Robert Lepage's Le Dragon Bleu/The Blue Dragon
Melissa Poll, instructor in the School of Music, Theatre and Dance, published an article about the aggressive social welfare cuts that follow mega-events in the latest issue of Canadian Theatre Review.


The Gardens at Kansas State University newsletter
There is always something to see and do in The Gardens at Kansas State University. The bimonthly e-newsletter provides an update on garden activities and events as well as timely garden tips and information.

Volunteer opportunities

Adult men, 60 and older, needed in kinesiology research study
The kinesiology department is looking for men 60 years and older who would be interested in participating in a research study. The study has minimal time commitment and all measurements are noninvasive.
Read full announcement | From Josh Smith | November 20, 2015