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Current News

Friday, April 24, 2015

Spring clean your finances with these tips from a financial expert
Wanting to rid yourself of paper bills but don't know what to keep? A Kansas State University financial planner explains what you can toss and why cleaning your financial health is about more than just trashing some documents.

National Strategic Selling Institute again named one of nation's top sales programs
For the fourth consecutive year, the National Strategic Selling Institute in Kansas State University's College of Business Administration has been named one of the top sales programs in the country by the Sales Education Foundation.

Top scholarship awarded to Kansas State University architectural engineering graduate student
A Kansas State University graduate student in architectural engineering is the recipient of a $6,000 scholarship from the Besal Lighting Education Fund, one of the top scholarships for students in the field.

Kansas State University Salina selected by Textron Aviation as partner in Top Hawk program
Kansas State University Salina's aviation program is an inaugural participant in Textron Aviation's Top Hawk program and will be given full use of a Cessna Skyhawk 172 aircraft, which is considered the world standard for pilot training.


Thursday, April 23, 2015

Kansas State University Student Employee of the Year honor goes to student from Benton
A student who took on the challenge of full-time studies and assistant manager of Kansas State University's Horse Unit is the university's inaugural Student Employee of the Year.

Kansas State University to host Shakespeare's First Folio exhibition in February 2016
The only place in Kansas to catch the national traveling exhibition"First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare" will be Feb. 1-28, 2016, at Kansas State University.


Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Kansas State University honors Kassebaum Baker with honorary doctorate
A native Kansan and former U.S. senator for nearly two decades will receive an honorary doctorate from Kansas State University.

K-State veterinarian outlines safety guidelines for kids handling animals
Kansas State University veterinarians say it's great to encourage children to become interested in animals at a young age, but there are certain precautions and guidelines you should know.

Tammy Beckham named College of Veterinary Medicine dean at Kansas State University
Following a national search, Kansas State University has named Tammy Beckham as its next dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, effective Aug. 2.


Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Kansas State University students receive Goldwater scholarship, honorable mention
Kansas State University student Joshua Nelson, Salina, is the university's newest Barry M. Goldwater scholar and Aaron Messerla, Manhattan, is a Goldwater scholarship honorable mention.

K-State Salina names aviation workforce development veteran as airport management program lead
Tara Harl is the new airport management program lead at Kansas State University Salina. Harl is the first full-time faculty member hired specifically for the program since it was established in 2011. She has more than 30 years of experience as a pilot, business owner, consultant, researcher and professor.

College of Business Administration selects new student ambassadors
Kansas State University's College of Business Administration has selected new student ambassadors for the 2015-2016 school year.


Monday, April 20, 2015

University team places in international architectural, engineering competition
Kansas State University continued its winning ways in an annual international architectural and engineering competition by finishing as the runner-up in the event's structural design category.

Staley School of Leadership Studies announces inaugural class of Snyder Leadership Legacy Fellows
The Staley School of Leadership Studies at Kansas State University has selected its inaugural class for its newest leadership development program, the Snyder Leadership Legacy Fellows.

Financial planners to offer free advice at university on May 1
Financial planning professionals from around Kansas, including at Kansas State University, will offer pro bono financial advice to students and the community at Financial Planning Day on Friday, May 1.

Accident incident at 1800 Kimball
Shortly after 10:30 a.m. Monday, a work site injury was reported at the construction site of the new KSU Foundation building and K-State Office Park, located at 1800 Kimball Ave.



Expert focus

Cliff Robb

Cliff RobbCliff Robb is an associate professor of personal financial planning in the College of Human Ecology. He can explain what you can toss and why cleaning your financial health is about more than just trashing some documents.   

Robb can be reached at 785-532-1407 and cliffrobb@k-state.edu.

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