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  • March 27, 2015

    Retirement party set for Canter, Barrett, Pesci

    When Deb Canter, Pat Pesci and Betsy Barrett retire from the Department of Hospitality Management and Dietetics this year, they take 100 years of experience at Kansas State University with them. A retirement celebration will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 2, in Hoffman Lounge, Justin Hall, on the K-State campus. The event […]

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  • March 26, 2015

    Dementia workshop to focus on creativity, use of theater techniques

    Karen Stobbe and Mondy Carter wrote and perform in 'Sometimes Ya Gotta Laugh' (Courtesy photo)

    “Sometimes Ya Gotta Laugh,” a performance about the world of caregiving for those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia, will be part of the Personhood and Dementia Workshop on Thursday, April 9, at the K-State Alumni Center. The third annual workshop is sponsored by the Kansas State University Center on Aging, College of […]

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  • March 25, 2015

    FCS education students present sessions at Wichita conference

    Seven family and consumer sciences education students presented two breakout sessions this month at the United Associations Conference in Wichita. Sally Yahnke, associate professor in the College of Education, worked with the College of Human Ecology students. She was re-elected president of the Kansas Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. Students are Megan Douglas, Kelsey […]

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  • March 23, 2015

    Personal financial planning researchers offer first book combining financial planning, mental health

    Money can be the gold-standard of obstacles to good mental health. It splits families, relationships and nations. Kansas State University researchers have compiled the first textbook that addresses the intersection of financial planning and mental health. The discipline, called financial therapy, integrates the two to promote financial and emotional wellness. Published recently by Springer of […]

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