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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.

College News

  • April 21, 2017

    McCants and O’Conner bring home the Acorn Award

    McCants OConner HMA award

    Terrie R. McCants, conflict resolution program director and clinical associate professor, and Nancy O'Conner, director of the K-State Family Center Clinic and clinical associate professor, received the Acorn Award from Heartland Mediators Association on April 7. The Acorn Award is presented to honor members of the Heartland Mediators Association who have contributed extensively to the field […]

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  • April 20, 2017

    Athletic training program receives 2017 Excellence in Assessment Citation

    By Margaret Stanton The Office of Assessment has selected the College of Human Ecology's athletic training program for the 2017 Excellence in Assessment Citation. The recognition highlights exemplary assessment processes and practices at K-State. The Office of Assessment recognizes the athletic training program for its efforts and achievements in the following areas: Specificity and rigor […]

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  • April 19, 2017

    Kinesiology department awards 2017-2018 scholarships

    Kinesiology students

    K-State's kinesiology department recently recognized students who have earned departmental scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year at its annual scholarship celebration. The celebration included dinner; a welcome from Craig Harms, head of the kinesiology department, and Bronwyn Fees, associate dean for the College of Human Ecology; and presentation of awards by Steven Copp, assistant professor, and […]

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  • April 17, 2017

    Hospitality management’s 21st annual Travel and Dining Auction is April 21

    Travel and Dining Auction

    Alumni, friends and family are invited to attend the Travel and Dining Auction on April 21. The event will be from 6:30-9 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn. The Travel and Dining Auction promises an evening of great food, auction items and games, while supporting student scholarships and hospitality management clubs. This year, K-State's Travel and […]

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