K-State Activity

K-State students team up with community for MLK Day of Service

Student volunteers and community members gathered Saturday at the Staley School of Leadership building for a day of service to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Following a breakfast, volunteers went out to several different locations in the community for volunteer work. Some groups went to Goodwill to sort clothes, while another group [...]

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By |2020-01-26T05:23:33-06:00January 26th, 2020|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State students team up with community for MLK Day of Service

K-State to host MLK Observance Week

With students returning to classes this week, Kansas State University is preparing to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr with events beginning this weekend. Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer Dr Bryan Samuel spoke with KMAN about the some of the week’s activities. He says K-State has had a rich history honoring Dr. King dating back [...]

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By |2020-01-23T08:23:19-06:00January 23rd, 2020|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State to host MLK Observance Week

K-State to put on Industrial Hemp Conference

K-State will be putting on the Industrial Hemp Conference at the Sedgwick County Extension Education Center in Wichita on February 4th. The event will go from 8:30 a.m. til 4 p.m. and will feature officials presenting the latest information on growing hemp in Kansas based on university research trials. John C. Pair Horticultural Research Center [...]

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By |2020-01-21T16:31:17-06:00January 21st, 2020|Industrial Hemp Conference, K-State, K-State Activity, K-State Research and Extension, Local News|Comments Off on K-State to put on Industrial Hemp Conference

McCain Auditorium lobby to undergo $6 million renovation

As McCain Auditorium celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020, some noticeable changes are on the horizon for the lobby and ticketing area. The building will undergo a $6 million renovation, of which $5.2 million has been raised by 75 donors, with the rest coming from another private source. McCain Executive Director Todd Holmberg spoke Monday [...]

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McCain Auditorium lobby to undergo $6 million renovation

As McCain Auditorium celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020, some noticeable changes are on the horizon for the lobby and ticketing area. The building will undergo a $6 million renovation, of which $5.2 million has been raised by 75 donors, with the rest coming from another private source. McCain Executive Director Todd Holmberg spoke Monday [...]

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McCain Auditorium lobby to undergo $6 million renovation

As McCain Auditorium celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020, some noticeable changes are on the horizon for the lobby and ticketing area. The building will undergo a $6 million renovation, of which $5.2 million has been raised by 75 donors, with the rest coming from another private source. McCain Executive Director Todd Holmberg spoke Monday [...]

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K-State online Professional Master of Business Administration program ranked 25th best in the nation

U.S. News and World Report has ranked K-State’s online Professional Master of Business Administration program as one of the top-25 online MBA programs in the nation for 2020. The program ranked 25th among 321 programs taken into consideration, which is up from its ranking last year as the 58th ranked program in the nation. This [...]

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By |2020-01-14T15:39:03-06:00January 14th, 2020|K-State, K-State Activity, Local News, Professional Master of Business Administration, Top 25|Comments Off on K-State online Professional Master of Business Administration program ranked 25th best in the nation

K-State online Professional Master of Business Administration program ranked 25th best in the nation

U.S. News and World Report has ranked K-State’s online Professional Master of Business Administration program as one of the top-25 online MBA programs in the nation for 2020. The program ranked 25th among 321 programs taken into consideration, which is up from its ranking last year as the 58th ranked program in the nation. This [...]

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President Myers “cautiously optimistic” about future enrollment numbers

According to data posted on the K-State website, enrollment has dropped by over 3,000 students since fall of 2014. Despite this decrease in enrollment, K-State President Richard Myers says retention numbers in certain classes are looking positive. Myers says graduation rates are good, but he thinks they can be better.   While there are some [...]

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By |2020-01-10T16:55:13-06:00January 10th, 2020|K-State Activity, Local News, Manhattan|Comments Off on President Myers “cautiously optimistic” about future enrollment numbers

K-State Police recover stolen UTV; still seeking suspect information

Kansas State University Police have recovered a utility terrain vehicle stolen from Bill Snyder Family Stadium. (See related: Update: K-State Police investigating theft of UTV, money from Bill Snyder Family Stadium ATM) Officials report the UTV was located Monday, but are still seeking help identifying the two suspects in the thefts of the UTV and [...]

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By |2020-01-07T08:21:29-06:00January 7th, 2020|K-State Activity, Local News|Comments Off on K-State Police recover stolen UTV; still seeking suspect information