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Johnson Cancer Research Center Newsletter

Golf, boogie or tailgate with us!

There are fun ways to celebrate K-State’s fight against cancer this fall! These and more activities are on our Upcoming Events webpage.

Regier golf tourney logoFor you golfers, Fri., Oct. 11, is the Rob Regier Memorial Golf Tournament at the Manhattan Country Club. Rob was a K-State pre-dentistry student who passed away from cancer at age 26. His family has been hosting this tournament in his memory since 1998. Players and sponsors are welcome!

Pink & Purple Polyester Party 2013 logoFor you partiers, Fri., Oct. 18, is Dave Lewis’s Pink & Purple Polyester Party at the Houston Street Ballroom. Get your groove on with live music from Disco Dick & the Mirrorballs, of Kansas City! Also offered will be heavy hors d’oeuvres and dessert, cash bar, photo booth, and the Off the Hook” bra art contest. Come party with your friends without doing any work!

Tailgate Party GraphicFor you football fans, Sat., Oct. 26, is our Tailgate Party in Cat Town at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Join us and other friends in Arts & Sciences for your easiest tailgate party of the season, for only $10 a person! (Don’t forget to wear your K-State Fighting for a Cure t-shirt!)

One more thing! Fri., Oct. 11, is Sunny 102.5 FM‘s Rooftop Challenge. To support their and Coach Snyder’s Wildcat Challenge to Tackle Cancer, Morning Show Host John Anderson will broadcast live from the West Loop McDonald’s rooftop, Manh., until he raises $5,000! He’ll auction off great items and McDonald’s will donate 10% of the day’s profits.

Watch our Facebook & Twitter for more info on these and other events.

If you’d like to hold a fundraiser for K-State cancer research, let us know and we’ll be glad to help you help us!