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  1. Darren Karst Appointed Rite Aid Executive Vice President and Chief Financial OfficerRead the original story

    11 min ago | Business Wire

    ... and a director. Karst earned a bachelor's degree in business administration and accounting from the University of Kansas in Lawrence. He is also a certified public accountant. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD) is one of the nation's leading drugstore ...

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  2. US pulls Peace Corps volunteers from KenyaRead the original story

    26 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... measures," said Nik Schuetz, a 28-year-old volunteer in Kenya from 2009-11 now studying at the University of Kansas. The Peace Corps, which was founded in 1961 after the suggestion of then-Sen. John Kennedy, has some 7,000 volunteers in 65 countries ...

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  3. Joint venture results in expansion of Heartland Canc...Read the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... we want to live." Dr. Perez-Tamayo also noted that St. Rose and St. Catherine are affiliated with The University of Kansas Cancer Center and its outreach arm, the Midwest Cancer Alliance. "We are bringing all these resources to the care and ...

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  4. .com | US pulls Peace Corps volunteers from KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    ... measures," said Nik Schuetz, a 28-year-old volunteer in Kenya from 2009-11 now studying at the University of Kansas. "They taught us to be smart about our surroundings and to trust the hairs on the back of our necks to sense whether it was a safe ...

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  5. $16 million grant to KU for new Slawson HallRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KHGI

    The University of Kansas says a $16 million gift will help build a hall in the university's planned Earth, Energy and Environment Center.

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  6. Family of Don Slawson donates $16 million to University of KansasRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The family of Don Slawson, a Wichita businessman who died earlier this month, has donated $16 million to help build a new Earth, Energy and Environment Center at the University of Kansas, the university announced Thursday.

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  7. $16M gift to KU honors late alumnusRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    The family of University of Kansas alumnus Donald Slawson has made a $16 million lead gift for construction of a hall to be in KU's planned Earth, Energy and Environment Center at the corner of Naismith Drive and Jayhawk Boulevard in Lawrence.

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  8. Local Student Receives High Marks from CongressmanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    ... today. Katherine Andrews of Manhattan is one of the 48 students selected. Andrews is a student at the University of Kansas and is one of 900 applicants chosen to be a part of the program this year. She'll be interning in the Preservation Research ...

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  9. Study Finds Financial Restatements Declined after Sarbanes-OxleyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WebCPA

    ... Act of 2002, according to a new academic study . The study, by Professor Susan Scholz of the University of Kansas, chronicles several regulatory and policy changes that were introduced over the past 15 years that may have affected financial ...

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  10. KU Grant Coordinators MeetingRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | University of Kansas

    ... an open dialogue involving everyone engaged in supporting research and sponsored projects at KU. The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, ...

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  11. Spirit Squad Summer CampRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | University of Kansas

    ... all camp sessions, meals, housing Commuters $140.00 meals included except breakfast The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a ...

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  12. Summer Engineering Camp " Project DiscoveryRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | University of Kansas

    ... lets rising high school students explore the fun and challenge of engineering and computing. #engr The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, ...

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  13. Parenting in America: Choose your parents wiselyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... led are marginalised. This is far more important. In a study in 1995, Betty Hart and Todd Risley of the University of Kansas found that children in professional families heard on average 2,100 words an hour. Working-class

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  14. Researchers help update tool to assist those with intellectual disabilitiesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | University of Kansas

    University of Kansas researchers are at the forefront of efforts to develop standardized measures of the support needs of children and adults with intellectual disability.

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  15. Student wins NOAA Hollings ScholarshipRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | University of Kansas

    Joe Lilek, a University of Kansas student, has been awarded the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship.

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  16. Natural Trap Cave in Wyoming to be reopened for first time in 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... have quickly finished them off. The cave was explored once before, in the mid 1970s, by a team from the University of Kansas but in the 1980s the U.S. Bureau of Land Management sealed over the entrance with a metal grate, and nobody has dared to ...

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  17. Topeka West principal left mark on schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... Public Schools and serving as deputy superintendent and acting superintendent. He also taught at The University of Kansas and Emporia State. "He was a visionary," said Ned Nusbaum, a former Topeka High School principal and school board member, ...

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  18. Cynthia C. (Meyer) FutrelleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hays Daily News

    She was born in Russell to Richard and Wanda (Finnesy) Meyer. She attended elementary school in Natoma and Lawrence. She was a 1978 graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School and a graduate of the University of Kansas with a degree in early childhood development.

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  19. Three Teams Earn NABC Academic Excellence AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big 12 Conference

    ... City, Missouri, the NABC was founded in 1927 by Phog Allen, the legendary basketball coach at the University of Kansas. Allen, a student of James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, organized coaches into this collective group to serve as ...

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  20. Researcher looks at regulatory muddle in wake of Deepwater Horizon disasterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | University of Kansas

    ... worst in U.S. history, and many viewed the government reaction to be inadequate. A researcher at the University of Kansas recently has investigated how past experiences with hurricanes may have impeded state and local responses to the Deepwater ...

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