Thursday, February 22, 2024
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From the administration
Learn more about the Protein and Biopolymer Analysis Core Lab grand opening, the Global Food Systems Seed Grant Program and additional resources for researchers at K-State.
News and research
Kansas State University made a significant contribution of $2.3 billion in economic impact to the state of Kansas in fiscal year 2023, according to the university's latest Economic and Community Impact report.
NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising is now offering microcredentials and digital badges upon the successful completion of its eTutorial courses. Registration closes March 4 for March eTutorials. Open to NACADA members and non-members.
K-State Libraries invites the K-State community to join in celebrating the retirement of Kathy Coleman from 2-4 p.m. today in the Hemisphere Room, Room 581, of Hale Library.
Stephen Miller, University of Maryland, will present "Simple Steps to Complexity? Investigating Developmental Mechanisms and Their Origins in the Volvocine Green Algae" at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, in 221 Ackert Hall.
Save the date for the modern languages department’s annual Signatures lectures series. Andie Faber will present "Fostering Multilingualism for the 21st Century through an Ungrading Pedagogy" at 3 p.m. March 29 in the Leadership Studies Building Town Hall.
Join Kansas State University Olathe from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 18 for "Relationship Selling Essentials: Best Practices for Career Success."
Kylene Kehn-Hall, professor of biomedical science and pathobiology from the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, will present the next Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology Seminar at 3:30 p.m. today.
Want to be a savvy and creative content producer? Improve your content creation game as you browse the creator and influencer fair with tips and demonstrations for video, photography, design and more, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 6 in the Union courtyard.
The AdventureOUT program in the K-State Spectrum Center will host the spring semester kickoff hike at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, at Washington-Marlatt Park in Manhattan. K-State students, faculty and staff are welcome to participate.
K-State's NIH-funded Phase II COBRE Center for Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity invites you to attend a presentation about securing NIH extramural funding at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, in 498 Bluemont Hall or via Zoom.
The K-State student chapter of the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society will host Corey Leet from NAMSA at 6 p.m. today to discuss the practicals of medical device pre-clinical testing and engineering solutions for the process.
Interested in owning your own practice, or making the transition from college life to work life? The final workshop of the Career Development Series on Feb. 26 is two parts: Financing Your Professional Journey and Transitioning to Work Workshop.
Make plans to attend the ninth annual communitywide celebration of International Women's Day on March 8 hosted by the Manhattan Branch of the American Association of University Women, or AAUW.
The Three Minute Thesis final competition will be at 6 p.m. today in the Union Ballroom with a social period beginning at 5:30 p.m. The event is open to the public. Audience members can vote for their favorite presentation.
Kudos, publications and presentations
The Carl R. Ice College of Engineering at Kansas State University has announced its 2024 Ice Scholars, a group of select outstanding high school students who plan to major in engineering at the university.
Dillon Simmons, research coordinator and in-house STEM expert with the Rural Education Center, is the lead author of an article published in a national journal about Project LEAPES, one of the center's grant programs.
You must use a virtual private network, or VPN, when accessing protected proprietary and confidential data and campus resources while working offsite on an unsecured wireless network.
Newsletters, magazines and blogs
During the month of February, the K-State Alumni Association honors Black History Month at K-State, affirming a steadfast commitment to unity and belonging.