Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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News and research
Kansas State University will become the only university in Kansas and just the 19th in the nation to offer a major in professional strategic selling. The new major launches in fall 2018.
Michael Herman, associate dean and professor in the Division of Biology, has accepted a position at the University of Nebraska as director of the School of Biological Sciences.
John and Jeannette Toney appreciate the wonderful education they experienced at Kansas State University. As a way to pay forward the opportunities they received as students, the Toneys have created a scholarship for the College of Agriculture.
A field trial for treating a fatal feline disease is having encouraging results through the application of an antiviral compound developed at by researchers at Kansas State University in collaboration with Wichita State University.
New Student Services announces the hiring of Levi Esses, who will serve as the associate director.
The Dec. 12 holiday show performance by jazz singer Dianne Reeves at McCain Auditorium has been canceled.
Today is the final day to RSVP for the Deep Dive into K-State 360 for faculty and staff hosted by the Center for Student Involvement from 9-11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, in the Wildcat Chamber in the K-State Student Union.
Students in the natural resources and environmental sciences secondary major capstone course will discuss the findings from their semesterlong interdisciplinary research projects from 9:40-11:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, in 231 Ackert Hall.
This professional development course will take place Feb. 8, 2018, at K-State Olathe, and feature a comprehensive look at all key functional areas of effective supply chain operations.
The Graduate Student Council invites all K-State graduate students to participate in the 2018 K-State Graduate Research, Arts, and Discovery, or K-State GRAD Forum on March 29, 2018. The abstract submission deadline is 11:59 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22.
Kudos, publications and presentations
Briana Nelson-Goff has co-edited a recently published book, "Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: A Roadmap for Families and Professionals."
Updates to Canvas were released on Dec. 9. Updates this month include: Assignment Group Contents Move Menu, Student Inactive Status, and Canvas Interface Design Updates.