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College welcomes record 3,093 students
Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Both Kansas State University and the College of Human Ecology broke enrollment records this fall. The college recorded 3,093 graduate and undergraduate students, up from 2,856 in 2013. As of Sept. 20, 24,776 students make up the largest enrollment in the university's 151-year history. The Manhattan campus has 185 more students than it did last […]

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MFT student Cafferky receives graduate student award for research
Monday, September 29th, 2014

A marriage and family therapy doctoral student was one of three receiving the 2014 University Distinguished Professors Graduate Student Awards. Bryan Cafferky, doctoral student in marriage and family therapy, was awarded $2,500. The award recognizes students who have shown outstanding achievement in scholarship through publications and other accomplishments appropriate for his or her academic field. […]

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