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K-State Today Student Edition

Friday, December 1, 2023

K-State Today Student Edition is a daily email providing K-State students a single source of timely K-State announcements.

Friday feature photo

Friday feature photo: Stairs at Hale Library, submitted by Bess Bookout. Click the image to learn how to submit your photo.


Hassle-free bowl travel available through K-State Alumni Association
The Wildcats' bowl bid will be announced Sunday, Dec. 3. The K-State Alumni Association will offer bowl travel packages regardless of the destination.
College of Education to host Fulbright Forum on Dec. 5
The campus and community are invited to attend the Global Education Outreach office's Fulbright Forum in person at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, in Room 21 of Bluemont Hall or via Zoom. A brief networking reception will follow.
Student organizations to host clothing swap on Dec. 2
Students for Environmental Action and ECM will host a free clothing swap from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Dec. 2 at 904 Sunset Ave. Bring your gently pre-loved clothing and find some new treasures. The event is open to everyone in the K-State community.
Fraternity and Sorority Life Holiday House Tours postponed to Dec. 3
Due to the hazardous weather conditions last weekend, Fraternity and Sorority Life Holiday House Tours have been rescheduled for noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3. Tickets can be purchased for $5 at any house and will grant access to all participating houses.
Winter Party at the Beach Museum of Art
On Thursday, Dec. 7, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., the Beach Museum of Art is hosting its annual Winter Party, and you are invited. Come enjoy crafts, music, art demonstrations, a photo booth and holiday treats. The event is free.
Register to attend ancient Iranian celebration Yalda Night on Monday
Register to attend Yalda Night, an ancient festival that celebrates significant cultural importance in Iran. Experience this cultural event with entertainment, music and food from 6-10 p.m. on Dec. 4 in the Union Grand Ballroom.

Kudos, publications and presentations

Women in Business Career Summit awards more than $30,000 in scholarships
Scholarships totaling more than $30,000 were awarded at the 2023 Women in Business Career Summit, with nearly 600 individuals in attendance.

Personnel changes

Williamson named assistant vice president for diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging
Corey Williamson
Following a national search, Corey Williamson has been named Kansas State University's assistant vice president for diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. His appointment will be effective Jan. 8, 2024.


Dickens Hall computer lab closing Dec. 18
The computer lab in Dickens Hall Room 1A will permanently close on Dec. 18. The workstations will be removed, and the room will be repurposed. If you need to use a computer, many options are available at the other labs across campus.