Field studies are a capstone experience at Wichita State University, which recently sent communication and geology students on a cross-departmental collaboration into the Bighorn Basin and Yellowstone region for a three-week learning adventure.
The Wichita State University Foundation announced that it closed fiscal year 2014 with nearly $31 million in total giving, which includes cash, gifts-in-kind, pledges and new planned gifts from donors age 63 and older. Not including the new planned gifts, the subtotal for the fiscal year is $28,783,197.
A report on racial profiling produced by Wichita State University will lead off the U.S. Attorney's Fourth Annual Statewide Civil Rights Symposium from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 13, at WSU's Hughes Metropolitan Complex.
Beginning Monday, Aug. 11, Wichita State University's main campus will become a permit-only parking environment. WSU students, faculty and staff must purchase and display a color-coded parking permit to legally park on the main campus.
Dean Elledge was named the new director of the AEGD (Advanced Education in General Dentistry) program at Wichita State University, effective Aug. 18, according to Keith Pickus, interim dean of the College of Health Professions.
Wichita State University's High School Guest Program -- which lets high school juniors and seniors take courses at WSU and earn full college credit -- has $150,000 in scholarship money available for the 2014 fall semester.
Tech Mahindra, a leading supplier of tractors, utility vehicles and information technology, announced today (Wednesday, July 16) at the Farnborough International Airshow in England that it will collaborate with Wichita State University and its National Institute for Aviation Research on multiple areas of engineering.
Wichita State University President John Bardo has announced a series of changes in the university's administrative structure to better serve students and improve communication. Many of the changes involve realigning responsibilities to create a unified package of services for students.
Wichita State University and Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) have teamed up for a wheat takeover at the Iowa Corn Indy 300 Verizon IndyCar Series race Saturday, July 12, in Newton, IA. Josef Newgarden will race in the No. 67 SFHR entry, which will feature WSU and WuShock logos.
Wichita State University's College of Engineering hosted 272 children at 13 camps this summer. The camps are a valuable recruitment tool in promoting engineering to those typically underrepresented in STEM fields -- females, African Americans and Hispanics.
The Wichita State University Symphony Orchestra will perform with soloist Boris Vayner, violist of the St. Petersburg String Quartet, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 18, in Miller Concert Hall, Duerksen Fine Arts Center.
Kansas native and Wichita State University alumnus Mark Wentling will travel to Wichita from his home in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, for a reading and signing of his new book, "Africa's Release," at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 10, at Watermark Books and Cafe, 4701 E. Douglas.
The Wichita State University Interfraternity Council (IFC) will welcome FarmHouse International Fraternity to campus in fall 2014. FarmHouse is a social fraternity with more than 35 chapters, colonies and interest groups in the United States and Canada.