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Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Chapman Center for Rural Studies
Kansas State University
111 Leasure Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

(785) 532-0380
chapmancenter@ksu.edu

Winter Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:30AM - 3:30PM

Our Mission

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The Chapman Center for Rural Studies seeks to strengthen rural Kansas communities while advancing student learning. Led by faculty mentors, the CCRS fosters engaged undergraduate research and digital scholarship. As a Center of Excellence in the College of Arts and Sciences, the Chapman Center welcomes the expertise of different disciplines and recognizes the contributions of diverse Kansas communities past, present and future.