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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

  • July 20, 2017

    Johannes, Toews and Vennum receive grant to implement sexual risk avoidance program

    In October 2016 the College of Human Ecology received a grant to develop, implement, and evaluate the #RELATIONSHIPGOALS (#RG) program, a sexual risk avoidance education program, to teach 7th and 9th grade students from a local school district how to refrain from non-marital sexual activity while promoting behavioral health, as well as social and emotional […]

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  • July 13, 2017

    Associate professor Kevin Sauer elected to board of directors

    Nineteen new national leaders in nutrition, health and business were elected as the board of directors of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. This organization represents more than 100,000 credentialed practitioners and is the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. Kevin L. Sauer, associate professor in dietetics, was one of the leaders chosen […]

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  • July 11, 2017

    University Distinguished Professor to receive Honor Award from American Physiological Society

    Tim Musch, University Distinguished Professor of Kinesiology, Anatomy and Physiology, was selected for the 2018 Honor Award from Environmental and Exercise Physiology (EEP) Section of the American Physiologic Society. This award reflects Dr. Musch’s stature in the field and his contributions to the EEP section. The Honor Award recognizes a previous or current primary member […]

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  • July 7, 2017

    Honey to take on Faculty Exchange for Teaching Excellence coordinator role

    Peggy Honey, associate professor of interior design, has accepted the coordinator role for Faculty Exchange for Teaching Excellence, FETE, with the Teaching and Learning Center. FETE is charged with the enhancement of teaching and learning at K-State and was founded in 1997 by Ann Stalheim Smith, University Distinguished Teaching Scholar. Honey is stepping in as […]

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