News Archive for Family Studies & Human Services
November 15, 2010
More than 50 students are new members of a human ecology honor society that promotes scholarship, research and leadership development.
October 18, 2010
Bronwyn Fees is determined to plant Kansas in the hearts and minds of Chinese preschoolers. How? By putting on a show for 24 early childhood teachers and faculty at South China Normal University from China.
October 18, 2010
Preschoolers at Stone House, the Ruth Hoeflin Early Education Center on the K-State, became pen pals of sorts with preschoolers in China. But since most 3 to 5 year olds can’t write letters, they exchanged art.
October 17, 2010
Money troubles? What happens when you abandon traditional financial counseling methods and use marriage and family therapy models to change financial behavior?
October 12, 2010
The two-day celebration -- culminating with a gold-shovel groundbreaking and birthday cake -- demonstrated the strength and spirit of the College of Human Ecology.
October 7, 2010
Two soldiers; two stories of life and death. One is Capt. Joshua Mantz, felled by sniper in Baghdad in 2007, technically died. He flat-lined for 15 minutes before medical teams revived him. “I could feel myself starting to die,” he said. The other is Major Jeff Hall, two tours to Iraq, lost troops. He and his wife Sheri faced another deadly type of military trauma: suicide, traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder.
September 30, 2010
Two teams of K-State students will go for the gold in the national finals of the Collegiate Financial Planning Challenge in Denver next week. K-State is the only university to have two teams selected for the finals.
September 13, 2010
A dietitian in Hong Kong, a philanthropic hotel manager and an advocate to end child hunger are among the alumni being honored Friday, October 8, at the College of Human Ecology’s Celebration of Excellence.
September 9, 2010
Logan Jones, senior in family studies and human services, has received a $4,500 scholarship and the title 2010 Next Generation Nonprofit Leader from American Humanics.
August 25, 2010
Scholarships helped eight Human Ecology students finance study abroad experiences this summer and fall.