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  1. Reports see link between lower state aid, higher tuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... as the driver of tuition hikes. Asked what has been the primary driver of tuition increases at Kansas State University in recent years, Pat Bosco, dean of students, said the situation is complex. "We appreciate the support we receive from the state ...

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  2. Letters on selling vacant school buildings, tuition freeze, welfare...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... the tuition freeze at this time would have devastating effects. Since 2001, annual enrollment at Kansas State University has grown by more than 2,300 students. The proposed flat budget for next year represents the same level of base funding we ...

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  3. Canine influenza: Veterinarian explains what every dog owner should know about diseaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Science Daily

    Because of recent cases of canine influenza in the Chicago area, a Kansas State University veterinarian is recommending dog owners educate themselves on the respiratory disease and pay attention to where the cases are occurring. No positive cases of canine influenza, also known as dog flu, have been submitted to the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory at Kansas State University in the past year.

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  4. Family therapist suggests parents relearn to playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Science Daily

    Play encourages children to be brave, to feel capable, to connect with a caregiver and to feel valued, says Nancy O'Conner, family therapist in the College of Human Ecology at Kansas State University. An early childhood education student plays one-on-one with a preschooler at Hoeflin Stone House on the university campus in Manhattan.

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  5. Child Development Scholar Suggests Strategies to Build Foundation for Empathy, ToleranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Science Daily

    Select groups and activities that include a variety of children, suggests Bradford Wiles, so your child will learn to see the value in all people. Wiles, assistant professor at Kansas State University in early childhood development, explains that developing empathy for others has a positive effect on children and the adults they become.

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  6. Spike in rabies cases seenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Great Bend Tribune

    ... a lot of 'pain,' due to circumstances with unvaccinated animals," he said. He was responding to a Kansas State University report about a spike in confirmed rabies cases in Kansas over last year. "It's not just about the pets, it is mostly about ...

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  7. Pets can help children learn to care for othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... A variety of research in the U.S. and Britain, including by the late psychologist Robert Poresky of Kansas State University, has shown a correlation between attachment to a pet and higher empathy scores. The reason is obvious: Caring for a pet draws ...

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  8. Nano - sandwich' improves batteriesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Manhattan Mercury

    The key to better cellphones and other rechargeable electronics may be in tiny "sandwiches" made of nanosheets, according to mechanical engineering research from Kansas State University...

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  9. Engineer improves rechargeable batteries with MoS2 nano 'sandwich'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | ECNmag

    The key to better cellphones and other rechargeable electronics may be in tiny "sandwiches" made of nanosheets, according to mechanical engineering research from Kansas State University. Gurpreet Singh, assistant professor of mechanical and nuclear engineering, and his research team are improving rechargeable lithium-ion batteries.

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  10. Kansas State basketball loses 5th player of off-seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Isportsweb.com

    ... rebels on acid. Hence me writing about sports instead of playing them.) I am currently a freshman at Kansas State University majoring in Mass Communications. I have been a passionate sports fan for my entire life, in particular baseball, football, ...

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  11. AMSA 68th RMC symposium to address Implications of Growing Social...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | National Provisioner

    ... assessment of economic and social consequences. Join us as Ted Schroeder, Ph.D., Professor from Kansas State University discusses what this means for the U.S. meat industry and the challenge that these different supply chains might have. Pre-Harvest ...

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  12. Kansas Corn Planting Will Soon Move Into High Gear, But Drought PersistsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Milling Journal

    Manhattan, KS-Corn planting in Kansas will soon be in full swing, but dry soils are making for a less than ideal start to the season. Kansas received just 19% of the amount of moisture it normally receives during March, said Mary Knapp , assistant climatologist with the Kansas Weather Data Library, based at Kansas State University .

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  13. How to develop healthy eating habits in a child: Start early and eat your vegetablesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Science Daily

    ... their children, said Tanda Kidd, associate professor of human nutrition and extension specialist at Kansas State University. Developing good eating habits in your children is worth the effort, she said. Good eating habits also are a front-line ...

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  14. Researchers Suggest Ways to Develop Healthy Eating Habits in a Child...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Newswise

    MANHATTAN, Kansas - A healthy diet promotes success in life - better concentration and alertness, better physical health that translates into good mental and emotional health. But even the best intentioned parents can expect food fights with their children, said Tanda Kidd, associate professor of human nutrition and extension specialist at Kansas State University.

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  15. 'American Ninja Warrior' show filming in Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Capital-Journal

    ... up to run the course. Twenty-one-year-old Lars Hanson, of Olathe, runs summer athletic camps. The Kansas State University student says he is competing after some of the camp participants cajoled him into applying and helped him make his application ...

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  16. Wichita State, Kansas State Working Together On UAS StudiesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Aero-News Network

    Two Kansas universities are working together with the FAA to minimize the risk associated with the operation of unmanned aerial systems operating in the National Airspace System. Recently Wichita State University's National Institute for Aviation Research and the Kansas State University Applied Aviation Research Center on the Salina campus conducted radiated susceptibility testing on a gasoline-powered, fixed-wing aircraft weighing 50 pounds with an 11-foot wingspan in a reverberation chamber at NIAR.

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  17. Saskatchewan elk help researchers develop testaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Western Producer

    Elk from a Saskatchewan herd that recently tested positive for chronic wasting disease are helping U.S. researchers develop a future test for the brain wasting disease.a Kansas State University professor Dr. Nick Haley took nasal, rectal and blood samples of the Saskatchewan herd before the animals were killed, and the results will be compared with laboratory results, said Eric Mohlman, chair of the recently revived Elk Research Council.a Of the 120 animals that were slaughtered, 28 percent tested positive using the rectal biopsies and 12 percents tested positive from nasal swabs.a "There is a pretty significant difference of what they are picking up," said Mohlman.

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  18. 'American Ninja Warrior' show to film in Kansas CityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | KHGI

    ... run the course. Twenty-one-year-old Lars Hanson of Olathe, Kansas, runs summer athletic camps. The Kansas State University student says he's competing after some of the camp participants cajoled him into applying and helped him make his application ...

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  19. Nonprofit visiting Kansas universities to tout plant-based dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... group targets universities because of students' new independence in food choices. The group visited Kansas State University on Thursday and plans to visit Fort Hays State University on Monday and Tuesday and Wichita State University on Wednesday and ...

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  20. KSU, St. John's Military School sign partnershipRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Manhattan Mercury

    Kansas State University will enhance its support of St. John's Military School after signing a partnership agreement with the institution on Tuesday to assist the school's students in preparing for higher education.

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