News Archive for College News
December 15, 2010
While many see the holidays as a happy and festive time, the season can be one of the most difficult times of the year for people grieving for a recently lost loved one or struggling with depression.
December 8, 2010
Seven students have been tapped for Outstanding Senior Awards from the College of Human Ecology at commencement Dec. 11 in McCain Auditorium.
December 1, 2010
Nutrition scientists at Kansas State University could be accused of carrying Purple Pride to extremes. But the purple sweet potato pies they created for Thanksgiving were a practical application of research.
November 19, 2010
Laura Romig has been chosen as student commencement speaker for the College of Human Ecology on Dec. 11 in McCain Auditorium.
November 18, 2010
This holiday season don't let your bad manners get you relegated to the kids' table. Pat Pesci, director of the hotel and restaurant management program, said that holiday meals always seem to ramp up people's focus on dining etiquette and table manners.
November 15, 2010
“I just want people to cook.” Kathy Walsten summarized her mission as she sorted through 17 years worth of files on the day before she retired from the Department of Human Nutrition. Recycle bins overflowed. Personal mementos dotted the walls. Stacks of papers perched on every flat surface.
November 8, 2010
Virginia Moxley, dean of the College of Human Ecology, and K-State President Kirk Schulz are traveling to Basra, Iraq, as guests of Maj. Gen. Vincent Brooks, commanding general of the 1st Infantry Division at Fort Riley.
November 2, 2010
A design exchange gave students in Hyung-Chan Kim's Interior Studio 7 class international experience without leaving campus.
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.