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.
July 21, 2016
MANHATTAN — Kansas State University in Manhattan ranks second in the nation for its physical and programmatic resources that promote active living and healthy lifestyles, according to a study by the American College of Sports Medicine, the National Academy of Kinesiology and the American Kinesiology Association. The "National Collegiate Fitness Index 2015 Report: Supporting Active […]
July 20, 2016
By Sarah Hancock Julia Day, assistant professor of apparel, textiles, and interior design, attended the Third Expert Meeting of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities Program Symposium: Annex 66 earlier this year. Day was invited to join with the working group after a paper publication was favorably received. The group consists of renowned architects, engineers and […]
July 13, 2016
Kelli Farris has joined the Department of Hospitality Management as the student services coordinator. She will serve as the primary academic advisor for undergraduates in the hospitality management program. Additionally, Farris will be teaching HM 011: Orientation to Hospitality Management, and coordinating the Hospitality Management Ambassador activities and white tent events. Farris earned her bachelor’s degree in […]
July 1, 2016
June was the month set aside to acknowledge and bring awareness to post-traumatic stress disorder. As our military troops are deployed into war zones and unsettled areas, more soldiers are returning home and facing the challenges that occur with PTSD. K-State and Fort Riley are interconnected and supportive of one another, and it is important […]