K-State Activity

K-State student found dead Thursday morning

Kansas State University Police responded to a call early Thursday morning regarding an unconscious man in the Washington Marlatt Memorial Park (Top of the World). Upon arriving, officers located the deceased individual inside a vehicle who had apparently taken his own life. The deceased is a K-State student in the industrial engineering department. His name [...]

The post K-State student found dead Thursday morning appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-12-12T10:43:36-06:00December 12th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State student found dead Thursday morning

K-State’s Derby Dining Center to close after Spring Break

K-State students will have one less option for dining during the second half of the 2020 spring semester, due to a closure of Derby Dining Center. Derby was originally to remain open partially during construction but university officials last week announced the facility will serve its last meal March 6 and will be closed after [...]

The post K-State’s Derby Dining Center to close after Spring Break appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-12-02T10:58:20-06:00December 2nd, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State’s Derby Dining Center to close after Spring Break

Title IX lawsuit against KSU dismissed

Two plaintiffs in Title IX lawsuits against Kansas State University dismissed their federal suits Tuesday. The dismissal was filed by the plaintiffs Tuesday and the case was dismissed with prejudice. The courts had previously denied a motion to dismiss by the K-State legal team in March. The two students alleged K-State administrative officials violated Title [...]

The post Title IX lawsuit against KSU dismissed appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-27T10:24:56-06:00November 27th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on Title IX lawsuit against KSU dismissed

K-State horse judging team claims two world titles

History was made this fall when the Kansas State University horse judging team won two of the most prestigious contests offered for collegiate competitors. Not only did K-State win the American Paint Horse Association title in September, but also took home a victory in the American Quarter Horse Association contest, held in mid-November. It’s the [...]

The post K-State horse judging team claims two world titles appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-25T14:44:11-06:00November 25th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State horse judging team claims two world titles

Longtime K-State Director of Admissions honored during retirement ceremony

A long time member of the Kansas State University community said goodbye this week, after more than 40 years of service. Former Director of Admissions and Director of Student Financial Assistance Larry Moeder has retired after a long journey, where he went from student to longtime K-State employee. He was honored during a ceremony Wednesday [...]

The post Longtime K-State Director of Admissions honored during retirement ceremony appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-14T15:43:39-06:00November 14th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on Longtime K-State Director of Admissions honored during retirement ceremony

With a recent outbreak of sick horses in nearby states, here are some tips for preventing and identifying a few equine illnesses

K-State clinical professor of equine medicine and surgery Laurie Beard was on Monday’s In Focus to discuss a few different illnesses that can affect horses. One illness she discussed recently made its way through several states. “It’s a disease called vesicular stomatitis, or VS, you might see it abbreviated,” Beard said. “It causes ulcers in [...]

The post With a recent outbreak of sick horses in nearby states, here are some tips for preventing and identifying a few equine illnesses appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-12T18:28:05-06:00November 12th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on With a recent outbreak of sick horses in nearby states, here are some tips for preventing and identifying a few equine illnesses

Wellington couple’s estate leaves $1.6 million to K-State College of Business Administration

A $1.6 million gift has been bestowed upon Kansas State University’s College of Business Administration. The estate of Otis and Wanda Gilliland of Wellington donated the money which establishes the Gilliland K-State Family Scholarship. It will create match opportunities for 50 scholarships in support of students in the university’s College of Business Administration. New gifts [...]

The post Wellington couple’s estate leaves $1.6 million to K-State College of Business Administration appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-11-12T15:35:55-06:00November 12th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on Wellington couple’s estate leaves $1.6 million to K-State College of Business Administration

K-State cancer research team receives $2 million federal grant

A group of Kansas State University researchers have received $2 million in funding from the National Science Foundation to conduct fundamental studies on new treatments for glioblastoma and other cancers. It’s part of a collaboration with the University of Texas Medical Branch through NSF’s Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation program. Johnson Cancer Research Center [...]

The post K-State cancer research team receives $2 million federal grant appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-10-30T06:58:52-05:00October 30th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State cancer research team receives $2 million federal grant

Kansas State University Home Coming Parade Draws Big Crowd

The return of Jordy Nelson to Manhattan, and several creative floats highlighted the 2019 K-State Home Coming Parade on Friday. The annual parade was rallying Wildcat fans before the big game against Oklahoma on Saturday. Manhattan residents watched on from the sidewalks of Poyntz Avenue as the floats drove down the street and K-State students [...]

The post Kansas State University Home Coming Parade Draws Big Crowd appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-10-25T23:37:04-05:00October 25th, 2019|K-State Activity, K-State Sports, Manhattan|Comments Off on Kansas State University Home Coming Parade Draws Big Crowd

Suspected Collegian newspaper thief caught; charged with theft and burglary

Riley County Police have arrested a 34-year-old Manhattan man accused in the theft of a vehicle last week. Brewster Lee Jones was arrested around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Manhattan Town Center on four counts including motor vehicle theft, reported to K-State Police last week. Lt. Brad Millington tells KMAN the charge is related to an [...]

The post Suspected Collegian newspaper thief caught; charged with theft and burglary appeared first on News Radio KMAN.

By |2019-10-16T11:31:53-05:00October 16th, 2019|K-State Activity, Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on Suspected Collegian newspaper thief caught; charged with theft and burglary