Welcome to the College of Human Ecology
In a world focused on things, we focus first on PEOPLE.
We want to welcome you to the College of Human Ecology at Kansas State University, whether you are a prospective student, a current K-Stater, a parent or someone who needs expertise we can provide. The mission of the college is to discover, disseminate and apply knowledge to meet basic human needs and improve the human condition. This knowledge advances professions, human services, public policy, business and industry.
May 27, 2016
K-State students and military spouses gathered for a luncheon May 6 at the Beach Museum of Art in honor of Military Spouse Appreciation Day. The luncheon was the inaugural recognition celebration of a day K-State's Institute for the Health and Security of Military Families hopes to observe every year. Speaking at the luncheon was Sharon Gerdes, College of […]
May 25, 2016
MANHATTAN — Phillip Vardiman won't be bringing home a gold medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics, but he is at the top of his game. Vardiman, the director of the university's athletic training program and an associate professor in the College of Human Ecology, has been selected as an athletic trainer for the medical team […]
May 20, 2016
April 22 was a serendipitous date for Kristin Malek, assistant professor in hospitality management in the College of Human Ecology. On this Friday, Malek was notified that two of her co-authored papers had won Best Paper, one at a conference in Olathe, Kansas, and the other at a conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Korea […]
May 19, 2016
Meryl Wilson, chief judge in Riley County's 21st Judicial District of Kansas, was honored for his support of the College of Human Ecology's Riley·Geary Domestic Mediation Services sponsored by the state's Advisory Council on Dispute Resolution. Wilson was presented with the President's Award from the Heartland Mediators Association on April 29 at the association's annual conference in Kansas City […]