Two Wichita State University assistant professors in the Elliott School of Communication are looking for grandparents and grandchildren of all ages to take part in interviews about grandfamilies (families in which grandparents are the primary caregivers of their grandchild/grandchildren) and communication.
Wichita State University's Elliott School of Communication will present awards to The Wichita Eagle's Molly McMillin and the Kansas Health Foundation's Chase Willhite as the 2014 Outstanding Alumni and the "One to Watch" honoree at the school's annual Scholarship and Awards Banquet, Monday, April 28, at the Marcus Welcome Center.
The Wichita State University chapter of Sigma Xi has been honored with a Chapter Program Award from the international scientific research society for its exceptional work promoting science and scientific integrity to the public.
On the heels of the Kansas Legislature's approval of $2 million to help fund a new Innovation Campus, Wichita State University announces that NetApp is the first partner for the Innovation Campus and new tech cluster.
Kansas businesses have an opportunity to learn the do's and don'ts of dealing with government contracting officials on April 29 at a free seminar offered by Wichita State Universityâ€™s Kansas Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) and Kansas Small Business Development Center (KSBDC).
Wichita State University has hired Ken Russell, director of intellectual capital and organization strategist for Cisco Systems, as executive director of a new networking, data storage and software center.
Wichita State University graduates working in Kansas had a higher rate of job placement and income than graduates from other traditional state institutions, according to data from the Kansas Board of Regents on post-graduation employment in Kansas from 2008-2010.
James Snyder, distinguished professor of psychology at Wichita State University, has been nominated to receive a Childrenâ€™s Champion award by Child Start. He will be honored at the Children's Champion Award Gala at 7 p.m. Friday, May 16, at Exploration Place.
The innovation campus that Wichita State University leaders hope to build to create more technology jobs took another step toward becoming reality this week, with the Kansas Legislature approving $2 million to help establish it, WSU officials said.
Airline performance in 2013 was the highest since the Airline Quality Rating started in 1991. The 24th annual Airline Quality Rating was released Monday, April 7, at the National Press Club by Wichita State University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University researchers.
Wichita State University Opera Theater will perform "Die Fledermaus" (The Bat), a Viennese operetta, at 7:30 p.m. April 10-12, and 2 p.m. Sunday, April 13, in Miller Concert Hall, Duerksen Fine Arts Center.
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