News Archive for College News
May 20, 2010
Kansas State University researchers have found that Nintendo's Wii Fit helped improve balance for a solider with a traumatic brain injury, a problem many soldiers are facing after serving in Afghanistan and Iraq.
May 13, 2010
Alexandria Teagarden will be the student speaker for the College of Human Ecology commencement ceremony May 15. She was chosen to represent her fellow graduates based on public speaking skills, academic achievement, activities and professional potential.
May 11, 2010
The majority of married people at an Army post were satisfied with their relationship, despite challenges faced like deployments, according to a recent study conducted in family studies and human services.
May 11, 2010
From starvation diets to sauna suits, athletes in sports like mixed martial arts, wrestling and boxing often to go unhealthy extremes to meet their weight class goals.
April 19, 2010
The Council for Interior Design Accreditation has reaccredited Kansas State University's bachelor's degree program in interior design.
April 9, 2010
Dingbo "Daniel" Lin, research assistant professor of human nutrition, is exploring the use of Chinese wolfberries to improve vision deficiencies that are common for type-2 diabetics.
April 1, 2010
The Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education has reaccredited both of K-State's programs in dietetics for another 10 years.
March 31, 2010
The golden rule for parents: set reasonable expectations and to stick to your guns when enforcing them, advises Chuck Smith, expert in child development and professor in family studies and human services.
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.
March 8, 2010
Three faculty members in family studies and human services have been named founding members of the Financial Therapy Association's board of directors.