The 10th annual Pink Power Luncheon will be Fri., Oct. 11. Guest speaker Jennifer Klemp, PhD, MPH, will give the presentation, “Understanding your risk: Breast cancer genetics and survivorship.” Dr. Klemp is an associate professor of medicine in the Division of Clinical Oncology and the director of Cancer Survivorship at the University of Kansas Cancer Center.
The event is free, but reservations are required by Oct. 4. Reserve your spot early as it fills up quickly.
This tournament honors Rob Regier, a 1988 K-State pre-dentistry alum who died of cancer in 1992 at age 26. Hosted by Rob’s family, this 4-person scramble offers a high-quality souvenir, hole prizes and a steak dinner.
This year’s tournament will be dedicated in loving memory to Dr. Rob Denell, former Johnson Cancer Research Center director, and Bill Trenkle, close friend of the Regier family, who both passed away from cancer in the past year.
Fri., Oct. 25, Colbert Hills Golf Course, Manhattan
This tournament honors Brad Heyka, a K-State finance alum who was tragically killed in 2000 at age 27.
To date, this event has raised more than $300,000 to support K-State scholarships, including significant funds for graduate student cancer researchers.
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Presented by MHK Girls Pint Out
Sat., Oct. 26, Bluemont Hotel, Manhattan
Girls Pint Out is a national craft beer organization for women. The Manhattan-based group aims to build a community of women who love craft beer and getting together for educational, charitable and social events. This October, they’ll “get their freak on” to support K-State cancer research!