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Wednesday, September 23
Leadership Panel

11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Alumni Center Ballroom
BYOB- Bring Your Own Brownbag

Our time together will feature a panel of K-State women leaders who will share the story behind their unique leadership journey, highlight leadership best practices, and discuss the role that mentoring has played in their lives.  Our panel includes Dr. Tammy Beckham, Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine; Dr. Betsy Cauble, Associate Professor of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work; Dr. Rebecca Gould, Director of iTAC; and Laurel Moody, Office Manager, Office of Student Life.

Unfortunately, this event is full. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list to attend please contact Lauren McKnight at lmcknight@ksu.edu

Tuesday, October 6th
Meet the New Women Leaders: Cheryl Johnson and Tammy Beckham

11:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.
UMB Theatre, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Light Lunch Provided

Join the Women of K-State in welcoming Cheryl Johnson; VP of Human Capital Services  and Tammy Beckham, Dean of Veterinary Medicine. Hear how they got to where they are today and what advice they may have for others. 

Unfortunately, this event is full. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list to attend please contact Lauren McKnight at lmcknight@ksu.edu.

Wednesday, October 21st
Pink Out Volleyball Game

6:00 p.m., Bramlage Coliseum
K-State Volleyball vs. Texas - Cats for the Cure

Join the K-State Volleyball team in the Cats for the Cure match versus the nationally ranked Texas Longhorns on Wednesday, October 21st.  First match starts at 6:00pm in Bramlage Coliseum.  Enter promo code: WOKSTATE to receive $3 general admission ticket, and $5.50 concessions voucher for hot dog, chips and a drink.  Deadline to order tickets is Friday, October 16th

Promo Code Instructions

  1. Visit www.kstatesports.com/grouptickets
  2. Enter the promo code: WOKSTATE
  3. Click on the word 'TEXAS'.
  4. Enter the number of tickets and food vouchers that you wish to purchase and click 'add to cart'.
  5. Enter the word verification and click 'continue'.
  6. On the next screen review your order and click checkout to purchase your order.
  7. Tickets will be available for pick up at Bramlage Coliseum starting at 5 pm the day of the match.

The deadline to order tickets is Friday, October 16th. If you have any questions about using the promo code, please contact Adam Prough at 785-532-6650.

Tuesday, October 27th
Retirement Planning for Women-Presented by Human Capital Services & VOYA

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Flint Hills Room, K-State Union
Lunch Provided

How can you plan for retirement? Do you need to build a nest egg for it? How does it work? How much will you actually need? Can you do anything now that will help yourself the future? People don't typically think much about retirement until it is in their near future. But should they be? Join Women of K-State to find out what we can be doing today to plan for our future. 

Unfortunately, this event is full. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list to attend please contact Lauren McKnight at lmcknight@ksu.edu

Wednesday, November 4
Speed Networking

5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Flint Hills Room, K-State Union
Appetizers Provided

Much like speed dating-come check out our Speed Networking event! Here you will meet women from all over campus, both mentor and mentee, and have a chance to ask them the questions and get to know one another. It never hurts to build your network!

Please RSVP at https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3gUJ58E5i68WWTH by October 29th

Tuesday, November 17th
Cork and Canvas

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (bring your own wine)
Straight Upp Creative Studio
Cost: $25/person

Need a night away from the house? How about a night to relax and unwind after work/school? Meet us at Straight Upp Creative Studios to have fun and paint a bit while enjoying a nice glass of wine!

Send payment to Lauren McKnight (110 Anderson Hall). Make checks payable to KSU Foundation.

Please RSVP at https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0oGexNSoJZmfNRP by November 10th

Wednesday, November 18th

12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Ahearn Gym

Looking for a way to get up and move during your lunch break? Come shake things up with the Women of K-State! Never tried Zumba before? Aren't the best dancer? Don't worry! Just come and have fun with us as we all try to conquer this total body workout!

Please RSVP at https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3IUKhuoDjexEhrT by November 11th

Thursday, December 3
Thrive Reception

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Flint Hills Room, K-State Union
Appetizers Provided

The New York Times best seller, Thrive by Arianna Huffington, was introduced to us last year at a Women of K-State luncheon. Join us this year as we finish our discussion on the book and interview between Sheryl Sandberg and Arianna Huffington. Here, you will also learn about our next book coming up for discussion in the spring semester.

Please RSVP at https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a2DpojYJff3wQkt by Thursday, November 26th