Kansas State University considers the safety of students, faculty, staff and all employees the ultimate priority. As a campus community, we have continued our discussion of campus safety measures, gun control, and the Kansas Board of Regents plans to implement the law passed by the Kansas Legislature in 2013 for concealed carry. Continue reading “Update on Changes to the Weapons Possession Policy at State Universities”
By Molly McGaughey
My favorite, newly found TV show is The Middle. It’s been around for a while but I didn’t discover it until this summer. I think at this point I’ve seen almost every episode. And it’s not a guilty pleasure if I’m willing to announce to the world that I love it, right? One of the things I love best about the show is that it depicts a family that is terribly imperfect but still incredibly likeable. Continue reading “The long break: How to navigate and enjoy your time together”
Student Life is the centerpiece of everything that we do at K-State. We strive to provide the resources needed for every student to achieve his or her academic goals. Continue reading “We want more for YOUR student!”
How your college student’s definition of family may expand at the university level.
By Molly McGaughey
Families with college students are always striving to find a new relationship equilibrium. How much to communicate and how much detail to share about daily life and relationships is probably still in flux for many of you.
Most of you should be familiar with K-State’s use of the word “family” to describe our campus community. I must admit that I both like and dislike this. Being literal I point out that Larry Moeder is my boss, not my uncle (even though for years many admissions representatives have called him “Uncle Larry”). And what about people from families that have struggled in the past to find harmony? Does the word “family” mean the same thing to them as it does others?
Love where you live – How cereal, camaraderie and community are making Bryan Lytle’s experience unforgettable at Smith Scholarship House, an all-male cooperative environment. Learn more about Smith Scholarship House through a Q&A with President, Bryan Lytle! Continue reading “Housing Spotlight | Smith Scholarship House”
It’s not unusual to struggle with a difficult course or to need an extra boost of understanding. The first step is to have your students speak with their professors or instructors and find out how they can help. Continue reading “On-Campus Tutoring”
K-State is undergoing several construction projects on the Manhattan campus that will accommodate infrastructure changes now and in the future!
– Expansion to Seaton Hall
– New building for College of Business Administration
– Expansion to the Engineering Complex
– Berney Family Welcome Center
– A new residence hall – Wefald Hall
Stay up-to-date on important dates and events for the remaining of the Fall 2015 semester! Continue reading “Upcoming Dates”
Does your student love K-State so much that leaving for the summer is a nightmare? Have no fear, summer school is here! Students can advance in their college career by taking a few extra classes for their major or taking a course in something that has always interested them! Continue reading “Get the Scoop on Summer School at K-State!”
It’s almost that time of year again! Is your student graduating this spring with an undergrad or graduate degree? Check out when your student’s commencement ceremony is scheduled. Congrats to you and your student! Continue reading “Spring 2015 Commencement”