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News Archive for Family Studies & Human Services

  • April 15, 2014

    Nelson-Goff receives public service medal from Army

    Briana Nelson-Goff, professor of family studies and human services and director of the Institute for the Health and Security of Military Families, was honored Monday at the K-State Alumni Center with the Department of the Army Outstanding Civilian Service Award. Maj. Gen. Paul Funk, commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley, and […]

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  • April 4, 2014

    Apparel, textiles, and interior design students and faculty set up activities and exhibits for Open House Saturday.

    A busy weekend: Travel and Dining Auction on Friday, Open House on Saturday

    Students provided the mind and the muscle behind two of spring's major events in the College of Human Ecology: The annual Travel and Dining Auction planned and executed by students in hospitality management and dietetics tonight and the university's annual Open House Saturday involving students groups college-wide. Tonight: Travel and Dining Auction Those attending the […]

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  • March 27, 2014

    Four CHE students to be university peer instructors

    The Academic Assistance Center at Kansas State University has selected 18 students who will serve as peer instructors of the University Experience in the fall. The peer instructors from the College of Human Ecology are Kerri Briggs, sophomore in communication sciences and disorders; Megan Bruce, senior in communication sciences and disorders and psychology; Matt Castinado, […]

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  • March 26, 2014

    Spring means daffodils and Open House

    Test your voice health. Munch popcorn and watch a movie. Dress up like a K-State athlete. These are among the activities planned at the College of Human Ecology during the annual All-University Open House on Saturday, April 5. Eight colleges are represented at the Manhattan campus open house, offering activities, projects, displays, food and entertainment […]

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  • March 24, 2014

    Three named to Student Foundation

    Among the 18 Kansas State University students selected to the Student Foundation are three College of Human Ecology students:  Audrey Gerber, sophomore in nutrition and health; Katie Ahern, sophomore in communication sciences and disorders; and Ellen Bodine, sophomore in communication sciences and disorders. Sponsored by the Kansas State University Foundation, the students will work with […]

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  • March 1, 2014

    Military Education and Family Initiatives Symposium to focus on professional development

    Two colleges at Kansas State University have joined together to create a professional development symposium focusing on educational and family initiatives for students, educators and area professionals who interact with military-connected students. The colleges of Education and Human Ecology are co-hosting the K-State Military Education and Family Initiatives Symposium from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. […]

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  • February 24, 2014

    Hartenstein receives top graduate teaching assistant honor

    Jaimee Hartenstein, doctoral student in family studies, has been honored for excellence as graduate teaching assistant. The Graduate Student Council Teaching Excellence Award for the 2013-2014 academic year comes from K-State’s Graduate Student Council. The other winner is Kyleen Kelly, master's student in geography, Olathe. The award recognizes graduate students who excel in classroom teaching […]

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  • January 31, 2014

    Six distance students awarded scholarships

    Several College of Human Ecology distance education students are among those awarded scholarships for the spring 2014 term. They are: Ashley MacKinnon, senior in dietetics, Fort Riley, DCE Scholarship; Winnie Knapp, master's student in personal financial planning, Manhattan, DCE Scholarship; Rebecca Sombatchareun, senior in family studies and human services, Pleasanton, O'Bannon Scholarship; Derek Judd, senior […]

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  • January 29, 2014

    Biehl to speak on restorative justice, daughter's death

    Like many who dedicate their lives to a social cause, Linda Biehl's story is personal. She believes in justice through peace and reconciliation -- called restorative justice -- and not retribution. So did her daughter, Amy Biehl, who was killed in an act of political violence in South Africa in 1993. Linda Biehl has turned […]

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  • December 11, 2013

    12 seniors earn academic honors

    Seniors receiving academic honors will be recognized at the College of Human Ecology’s Graduation Honors and Student Awards Celebration at 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, in the Leadership Studies Building on campus. Awarded summa cum laude honor cords are Anna Cooper, dietetics; Siera Lungren, family studies and human services; Kathryn Gayle Minnix, early childhood education; […]

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