News Archive for Apparel, Textiles, & Interior Design
May 12, 2010
Aging Initiative awarded to Pei Liu Pei Liu, a graduate student in the Department of Hospitality Management and Dietetics, has received $1,750 from the Peine Excellence for Aging Initiative for her proposal, "Perceived availability of and attitudes toward healthy food choices in assisted-living facilities." Stull wins award for research abstract Valerie Stull has been named […]
April 19, 2010
The Council for Interior Design Accreditation has reaccredited Kansas State University's bachelor's degree program in interior design.
March 22, 2010
Jane Mertz Garcia, family studies and human services, has been promoted to full professor, and Michael Dudek, apparel, textiles and interior design, has been promoted to associate professor with tenure.
January 11, 2010
A national honor society in family and consumer sciences has inducted 13 K-State students.
December 16, 2009
More than 130 Kansas State University students from a wide variety of disciplines were recently inducted into the university's chapter of Golden Key, an international honor society.
December 16, 2009
The nation's oldest, largest and most selective all-discipline honor society recently inducted more than 100 new members from Kansas State University.
December 2, 2009
The College of Human Ecology will bestow six Outstanding Senior Awards at the college's fall graduation honors and student awards presentation at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, in Justin Hall's Hoffman Lounge. The college recognizes outstanding seniors for their educational commitment, professional growth and development, and service to others. Honorees are chosen by faculty and […]
November 4, 2009
Peggy Honey has a subtle goal. Of course, she wants her interior design students to touch Renaissance buildings, to walk through the nearly 2,000-year-old Pantheon, to stand in front of St. Peter’s Basilica and the Borghese Palace, to fall in love with the Scrovegni Chapel in Padova and the Musee des Artes Decoratif in Paris. […]
October 16, 2009
ASTM International has adopted F2732, a new standard on Practice for Determining the Temperature Ratings for Cold Weather Protective Clothing such as ski jackets and thermal coveralls. Elizabeth McCullough, past chair of the subcommittee in charge of the new standard, is the international standard’s author. “If most manufacturers follow F2732, consumers will be better able […]
September 2, 2009
Human Ecology faculty are among the leaders on a new Web site that elaborates on efforts across campus to make K-State more sustainable. The K-State Sustainability web site includes directories, courses, research and projects, ways for people to get involved, and a news blog. Among the listings are: Research in the Department of Apparel, Textiles […]