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  1. Winners of 2013 Campus RainWorks Challenge targeting green infrastructure announcedRead the original story

    56 min ago | WaterWorld

    ... groundwater recharge, the team's plan would improve aesthetics and safety along a major road. Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS (1st Place, Site Design Category) -- The team's design plan calls for a stormwater pocket garden in a high-traffic ...

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  2. Secretary supports Larned State HospitalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... son of a registered nurse who worked as a certified nurse's aide through high school and college at Kansas State University. Sullivan worked at the Kansas Masonic Home in Wichita and has experience at skilled-nursing homes and assisted-living ...

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  3. Legal training classes meet needs in multiple industriesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Manhattan Mercury

    For more information about the program and a full list of available courses, visit http://www.global.k-state.edu/pro/legal or contact Tony Ballard, coordinator, at 785-532-2402 or Through a partnership with the Center for Legal Studies, Kansas State University is making it easy and affordable for students and professionals who are seeking classes ... (more)

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  4. Cyber buddy is better than 'no buddy'Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Xpress)-The best workout partner may be one who understands that silence is golden, according to one Kansas State University researcher in the College of Human Ecology. A new study testing the benefits of a virtual exercise partner shows the ...

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  5. Go Pack Go: Green Bay WR Jordy Nelson to drive pace car at Kansas SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WIGM-AM Medford

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will lead the field to green at Kansas Speedway next month. Nelson - a former standout at Kansas State University - will drive the pace car to start the Kansas 400.

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  6. Kansas State University Team Awarded First Place in EPA's Campus RainWorks ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    infoZine - Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, has been awarded first place in the site design category in EPA's second annual Campus RainWorks Challenge competition. Stormwater is one of the most widespread challenges to water quality in the ...

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  7. KSU, WSU players storm Hays High tonightRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... Barnstorming tour through the state, including numerous stops in Hays. This season, members of the Kansas State University and Wichita State University men's basketball teams will get into the mix with a visit to Hays High School tonight. The ...

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  8. Coming up with explanations helps children develop cause-and-effect thinking skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... to Christmas gifts for young children, Anna Nippert, instructor of early childhood education at Kansas State University's College of Human Ecology, recommends parents be more focused on fostering imagination ... Some of the world's nastiest behavior ...

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  9. Trayvon Martin's mother: Educate yourself about gun lawRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, wipes tears while speaking about her son's death Tuesday at Kansas State University in Manhattan.

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  10. FoodHandler, Inc., Announces Debut of SafeBites (TM) Webinar SeriesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Jeannie Sneed, professor and department head, Department of Hospitality Management and Dietetics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kan. Wednesday, Nov. 12 - "Food Allergens: What Foodservice Operators Need to Know" Presented by Dr. Catherine ...

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  11. Northeast Kansas happeningsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Festival Ballet will perform "Romeo and Juliet" at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 27, in McCain Auditorium at Kansas State University in Manhattan. Cost: $48 for general admission; $24 for students. Information and tickets: (785) 532-6428. ART AND SONG - The ...

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  12. Overuse draining Ogallala AquiferRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Kansas City Star

    ... stop my parents and most farmers who could afford the investment from going whole hog. A recent Kansas State University study informs us that the aquifer is down 30 percent from original levels and that if pumping continues at current rates, 70 ...

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  13. Allen named university's 34th Truman scholarRead the original story

    Tuesday | Manhattan Mercury

    To learn more about competing for future Truman Scholarships or other scholarships while a student at Kansas State University, contact Jim Hohenbary at A passion for changing the world is deeply rooted in Kansas State University student Ross Allen, junior in economics and philosophy, Soldier, which has earned him a 2014 Harry S...

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  14. Not 1979 All Over AgainRead the original story

    Tuesday | Progressive Farmer

    ... low debt to asset ratios (see "How Bulletproof Are Farm Finances?" on DTN's Farm Business page). But Kansas State University Economist Allen Featherstone sees many parallels to 1979 and cautions against over confidence. Among them: Interest rates ...

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  15. K-State Student Selected as Truman ScholarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    A passion for changing the world is deeply rooted in Kansas State University student Ross Allen, junior in economics and philosophy, Soldier, which has earned him a 2014 Harry S. Truman Scholarship.

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  16. The Climate Police Are At It AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Beef Magazine

    ... globe. The latest report is one of a series that has come out every seven years, says Chuck Rice, a Kansas State University (KSU) distinguished professor and soil microbiologist, and one of the lead authors of the agriculture chapter. It is the ...

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  17. The Most Common Ways We Fool Ourselves About MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lifehacker

    ... in the moment," says Brad Klontz, Psy.D., a financial psychologist and associate professor at Kansas State University. "Instead of looking at our net worth or our assets as being in one bucket, we put them into different buckets, and we attach all ...

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  18. Restaurants Located In Poor Areas Tend To Offer Unhealthy FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ThinkProgress

    The restaurants located in areas with high concentrations of poverty are less likely to offer healthy options, according to a new study conducted by Kansas State University researchers.

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  19. The love is mutual as former Sen. Bob Dole returns home for tour of KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... returned to Kansas. Among them was Hallie Rogers of Olathe, who took a break from her studies at Kansas State University to take a selfie with Dole at Olathe City Hall. Earl Boutell canceled a doctor’s appointment so he could see Dole on Monday ...

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  20. Looking to Wheat's Wild Ancestors to Combat an Evolving ThreatRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | U.S. Department of Agriculture

    ... tapped to boost immunity in commercial wheat varieties. In one study, Rouse and his colleagues at Kansas State University and the University of California at Davis focused on locating a gene in einkorn wheat that confers near immunity to Ug99. They ...

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