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Westwood's budget for 2015 shows positive trends on several fronts, including a six percent increase in the assessed valuation in the city.
The tarsier is the 'flagship' iconic species for promoting environmental stewardship and ecotourism in the Philippines, a nation suffering from large-scale destruction of natural habitat.
It's hot, and that means many metro school districts changed the way athletes practiced on the football field Tuesday.
How to pick the perfect retirement location Every year, 700,000 Americans relocate to new towns to retire.
What that means: Larry Higgins ensures staff and students are supplied with heat and hot water, even when equipment fails.
Beyond postpartum depression , there are several other lesser-known mental health risks during the perinatal period , and this includes the added pressure of becoming a "super" mom or dad, according to a University of Kansas researcher who will present her findings at the 109th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association.
Understanding the relationship between educational level, working status, and physical activity is an important part of creating public health initiatives aimed toward reducing the burden of obesity.
Nebraska basketball picked up a transfer from the University of Kansas on Monday.
In an effort to better prepare therapy students for their interactions with disabled people, professor Cynthia Colwell of the University of Kansas asked her students to pretend they had one of the following disabilities: Each "disabled" student had another student act as their aide.
A University of Kansas professor has been chosen to take part in a grant project that will test the role of a dietary supplement in muscle growth for everyone from athletes to the elderly and has also been named educator of the year by the granting agency.
Move-in day for residence halls and scholarship halls at the University of Kansas is set for Thursday, Aug. 21. Media are welcome to attend the event, but news vehicles will not be allowed on Daisy Hill due to traffic congestion and the construction project for the two new residence halls.
Mental health experts in the past three decades have emphasized the dangers of post-partum depression for mothers, but a University of Kansas researcher says expanding awareness of several other perinatal mental health conditions is important for all new parents, including fathers.
Richard Haury Brandt of Fort Dodge passed away peacefully on August 16, 2014, at Bickford Cottage, Fort Dodge, where he had been a resident for two years.
The Econometric Society was founded in 1932 with the idea of combining economic theory, measurement, and statistical technique to create a powerful new means of analysis.
Pressure to meet national education standards may be the reason states with significant populations of African-American students and those with larger class sizes often require children to learn fewer skills, finds a University of Kansas researcher.
As the new school year approaches, Fort Hays State University faculty and staff are hoping changes will be made in a policy they fear might hamper free speech.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 01:06 pm
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