In its biggest series yet, Wichita State University's Creative Writing Program is bringing six of the nation's best fiction and poetry writers to campus for the 2014-15 "Writing Now, Reading Now" series.
Wichita State's Center for Entrepreneurship and Meritrust Credit Union will present David Cabela in the 2014 Meritrust Entrepreneurship Forum Series. The forum will be held from 3-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, in 107 Devlin Hall.
Wichita State University will celebrate Constitution Day 2014 with a visit by the Kansas Court of Appeals from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the CAC Theater. A panel of three judges will hear arguments for six cases in a forum open to the public.
With Wichita State University's Elliott School of Communication turning 25 this year, Director Matthew Cecil explains what makes its integrated communication and experience-based learning program unique, and what big changes are in store.
A 20-year tradition at Wichita State University, this year's Festival of Contemporary Music promises an array of musical experiences -- many featuring student composers and performers. The festival is Thursday and Friday, Sept. 11-12, and is organized into three concerts.
Wichita State University's Center of Innovation for Biomaterials in Orthopaedic Research has developed a fast-setting splint for the Department of Defense that provides improved stabilization over current battlefield models.
Wichita State University's National Institute for Aviation Research labs have developed a fast-setting splint for the U.S. military. The project is an example of the level of innovation taking place at WSU.
Wichita State University's Clayton Staples Gallery will host an evening with photographer Jennifer Ray Thursday, Sept. 18, on the second floor of McKnight Art Center. The artist talk portion of the event will take place from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in Room 210, followed by a reception from 4-6 p.m. in the gallery.
Starting today (Monday, Sept. 8), the Center for Economic Development and Business Research at Wichita State University is publishing indicators for Wichita, Kan., and the United States online at www.Data.cedbr.org.
One of the biggest goals of Wichita State University's new strategic plan is to guarantee an applied learning experience for every student. That goal is becoming a reality for finance majors with the introduction of WSU's new Koch Global Trading Center.
Academe welcomes news from WSU faculty and staff about research, teaching and service activities. This column recognizes grants, honors, awards, presentations and publications, new appointments, new faculty, sabbaticals, retirements and deaths of current and former colleagues.
In honor of the 50th anniversary of Wichita State's inclusion in the Kansas Board of Regents, Wichita State University is planting 50 new trees on its main campus near the newly completed Shocker Hall and Rhatigan Student Center facilities.
The Center for Entrepreneurship at Wichita State University is offering a fall series of nine seminars designed for entrepreneurs and small businesses seeking to keep up with the best advice for operating business in today's dynamic economic times. The Meritrust Business Booster seminars are from 12:30-3:30 p.m. beginning Friday, Oct. 3, in Devlin Hall.
Wichita State University's Ulrich Museum of Art is throwing its biggest party of the year, the Fall Opening Reception, from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5. Cost to attend the event is $10 for the public and free for Ulrich members and Wichita State students with their Shocker ID.