Join all four Wichita State University's Choral Department as all four WSU choirs ring in the holiday bells with "Wake, Awake: the 52nd Annual Candlelight Concert," at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, and 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1, in Wiedemann Concert Hall.
Wichita State University, Watermark Books and the City of Wichita, will host a Gordon Parks Lecture Series event, "A Conversation with Christo Brand," at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 8, in Lowe Auditorium, Hughes Metropolitan Complex.
Wichita State University Student Involvement will host a special reception for Muslim women's rights activist Raheel Raza from 4-5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1, in the Rhatigan Student Center, Room 262. The reception will be followed by a screening of the film, "Honor Diaries," at the Crown Uptown Theater, 3207 E. Douglas Ave.
In their first performance of the season, Wichita State University's Impulse Percussion Group (IPG) will rock the stage with "Sticks, Steps, and Rock 'n' Roll," at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, in Miller Concert Hall, Duerksen Fine Arts Center.
We join the community in being horrified about the sexual assault that Wichita Police reported in Fairmount Park, near 16th and Gentry, on Saturday, Nov. 15. Students and members of the campus community are invited to an open forum on safety issues from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, in the CAC Theater.
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.
Ron Matson, who has served as interim dean for the Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Wichita State University since July 2012, has been named dean of the college by Tony Vizzini, WSU provost and senior vice president.
Zoya Khan, Wichita State University College of Engineering graduate student in computer networking, developed an app that won the People's Choice Award at Google Hackathon 2014, a competition hosted by Google at the national convention of the Society of Women Engineers, Oct. 14-25, in Los Angeles.
The Wichita State University Bicycle Club, Oz Bicycle Club and Bike Walk Wichita will present a premiere screening of the documentary "HOPE" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at Wichita State's CAC Theater.
The Wichita State University campus has experienced major construction for the past several years. Now, the landscaping department has moved in to plant new flower beds, trees and eventually an upgraded community garden.
Wichita State University School of Performing Arts Theatre presents "La Llorona" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, Nov. 12-15, and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 15 and 16, at the Welsbacher Theatre, Hughes Metropolitan Complex, 29th and Oliver, Entrance F.
Wichita State University's Center for Entrepreneurship and Meritrust Credit Union will host the final forum of the fall 2014 lineup, "Innovative Approaches to Benefit Society: The Future of Social Entrepreneurship," 3-4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, in Devlin Hall, Room 107.
Wichita Public Radio 89.1 FM is proud to announce the successful completion of its Fall 2014 Pledge Drive. The station earned an all-time record high of $337,281 by the end of the campaign at noon today, far and away exceeding its overall goal of $300,000.
The National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) at Wichita State University is assisting the National Institute of Aerospace (NIA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on research involving a new NASA-developed wireless sensor technology that could revolutionize aircraft health monitoring.