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  • April 4, 2013

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    Barbara Anderson named ATID department head

    Barbara Anderson, an authority on historic preservation and sustainability, has been named head of the department of apparel, textiles and interior design at Kansas State University. Anderson was selected after a nationwide search. She has served as interim head of the department for three years. An associate professor, Anderson has a Bachelor of Architecture from […]

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  • April 1, 2013

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    Music therapist, filmmaker headline Center on Aging workshop on Personhood and Dementia

    A music therapist and an award-winning filmmaker will speak at the workshop Personhood and Dementia on Tuesday, April 23, at the Holiday Inn in Manhattan. The workshop, presented by the Center on Aging in the College of Human Ecology at Kansas State University, targets caregivers and will focus on learning to interact with persons with […]

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  • April 1, 2013

    Foodservice sustainability leader to give Shugart lecture April 25

    Mary B. Gregoire, PhD, RD, FADA, will present the 39th annual Grace M. Shugart Lecture at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, in Forum Hall at the K-State Student Union. Her topic will be Sustainability: Leading Change and Opportunity. The lecture is free and open to the public. She is director of Food and Nutrition Services […]

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  • March 29, 2013

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    Moxley receives distinguished service award from Kansas FCS

    Virginia Moxley, dean of the College of Human Ecology, has received the Distinguished Service Award from the Kansas Association of Family and Consumer Sciences. The award recognizes superior achievements in family and consumer sciences, outstanding contributions to the profession, and sustained association leadership in the state of Kansas. “Dr. Moxley is an articulate spokesperson for […]

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  • March 28, 2013

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    ATID symposium to focus on Business of Design

    A conversation on the Kansas State University campus about "The Business of Design," featuring two leaders in the field, will kick off the student symposium sponsored by the College of Human Ecology's department of apparel, textiles and interior design Friday, April 5. University alumni Jo Staffelbach Heinz, from the Dallas design firm Staffelbach, and Dave […]

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  • March 25, 2013

    Athletic training students earn slots on state honor rolls

    Four athletic training students from Kansas State University have been named to the Kansas Athletic Training Society’s All Academic Honors for outstanding academic achievement. They are Breanna Hamilton,  Hilary Heinrichs, Braden Hynek and Ethan Koochel. Honorees must be juniors or seniors and have maintained a minimum of 3.8 GPA. The athletic training education program in […]

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  • March 18, 2013

    Kaup, Baptist on programs for free Parkinson's Education Conference in Justin Hall April 13

    A neurologist who specializes in movement disorders and two Human Ecology faculty members will be among the speakers at the 2013 Parkinson's Education Conference at Kansas State University on Saturday, April 13. The free, annual event, to be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Justin Hall, is aimed at people with Parkinson's, caregivers, family […]

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  • March 12, 2013

    Apparel marketing senior nominated for national Udall scholarship

    Jennifer Birzer, a senior in apparel marketing, has been nominated for the Morris K. Udall Undergraduate Scholarship. Awarded to only 50 students each year, the national Udall Scholarship is awarded to college students committed to careers related to the environment, tribal public policy or Native American health care. Scholars are awarded up to $5,000. Recipients […]

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  • March 1, 2013

    Interior design team wins national competition with higher ed learning environment presentation

    A Kansas State University interior design student team won the 2012/13 Interior Design Educators Council Student Design Competition with "A Refreshing Education." Team members are Sydney Hall, Andrea Sisk  and Haoran Hu. Migette Kaup, associate professor, is the group’s adviser. The win marks the third time in five years that a student team from the […]

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  • March 1, 2013

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    'Zoobiquity' lecturers to explore link between human and animal health, healing

    What does a flamingo’s heart attack, a dolphin’s diabetes or a jaguar’s breast cancer mean for you? Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, M.D., and Kathryn Bowers will present two free lectures about what animals can teach us about our health and the science of healing in Manhattan on Wednesday, March 13. Their book, Zoobiquity, is about listening to […]

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