Area students were among the nearly 100 students to receive scholarships for the fall semester of Kansas State University Online.
The Geary County Schools USD 475 Board of Education and administrative staff provided a stipend to each of their employees to thank them for their endurance and remarkable resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic.
SALINA — Kansas State University Salina Aerospace and Technology Campus is taking another step forward in becoming a global aerospace leader by providing career-ready pilots.
MANHATTAN — Jungkwun “JK” Kim, assistant professor in the Mike Wiegers Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has received a National Science Foundation grant to develop a next-generation wound treatment that also resists infection through microneedle-mediated adaptive photothera…
Geary County Schools USD 475 on Friday announced Kelsey Geerdes, third-grade teacher at Fort Riley Elementary School, as their nominee for the Kansas State Department of Education’s Kansas Horizon Award.
The Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) on Wednesday announced Junction City High School agriculture science teacher and FFA advisor Laura Miller as the 2021 ACTE Region V Teacher of the Year. This award recognizes the finest career and technical education (CTE) teachers at…
Junction City High School welding students are helping the Area Chamber of Commerce recognize local veterans ahead of Veterans Day.
Junction City High School senior Brysen Taylor’s passion for writing began in his early years, with him completing his first short story in kindergarten.
The Junction City Chamber of Commerce hosted a candidate forum Thursday evening in the auditorium of the new Junction City High School.
MANHATTAN — Shuting Lei, Carl R. and Mary T. Ice industrial engineering professor in the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering at Kansas State University, has received a National Science Foundation grant to develop a direct laser writing method to produce 3D optical waveguides embedded inside s…
MANHATTAN — Kansas State University and Elanco Animal Health Incorporated are combining efforts to tackle innovation for companion animal and livestock health.
USD 475 is celebrating the one-year anniversary of implementing a pilot of the Military Child Education Coalition’s (MCEC) Purple Star School Program within its schools, making the district the first in the state of Kansas to do so.
Sheridan Elementary School welcomed award winning author Jane Kurtz, left, a former-10 year Kansas resident who has published more than 40 books on Thursday. Kurtz spoke to students and teachers during her visit about the ways that reading and writing can make a difference in their lives.
With a goal of achieving a 95% attendance rate in mind and two new team members joining the Geary County Schools USD 475 family, USD 475 is determined to keep students inside the classroom.
KENNESAW, GA – Haley Hilton of Fort Riley was named to Kennesaw State University’s Summer 2021 Dean’s List, which recognizes students for their academic achievement during the summer semester.
MANHATTAN — Roman Ganta, director of the Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases in the College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University, has received a $3.681 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue his longtime work on tick-borne diseases.
SALINA — Lisa Shappee, director of instructional design and faculty support, is the recipient of the 2021 Wagner Award for Outstanding Instructional Support from Kansas State University Salina.
MANHATTAN — When it comes to great schools for undergraduates, the Princeton Review puts Kansas State University among the Top 10 in the nation, the best in Kansas and the best in the Big 12 Conference.
MANHATTAN — John and Kim Vanier, Salina, have given funds to help Kansas State University Salina Aerospace and Technology Campus acquire new airplanes to update the fleet.
MANHATTAN — Kansas State University is offering the opportunity to complete the Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification in a hybrid course that begins Oct. 28.
EMPORIA – Emporia State University congratulates more than 800 undergraduates named to the university honor roll and dean’s lists for spring 2021. Students from this area and their awards include:
SALINA — Kansas State University Salina has honored former longtime CEO and Dean Dennis Kuhlman with the renaming of a campus building in his honor.
Former USD 475 Assistant Superintendent Beth Hudson is running for the Board of Education of the school district she used to help oversee. She retired in 2019.
Leaders of Fort Riley and Unified School District 475, Geary County Schools, formally signed an Intergovernmental Support Agreement (IGSA) on Friday to partner in the demolition of obsolete school buildings on Fort Riley.
SALINA — With a focus on national expansion, meeting the demands of the aerospace industry and a recognition of the niche mission of the campus, Kansas State University’s Polytechnic Campus is rebranding to be Kansas State University Salina Aerospace and Technology Campus.
MANHATTAN — Fariba Fateh, assistant professor in the Mike Wiegers Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Carl R. Ice College of Engineering at Kansas State University, has received a National Science Foundation grant to develop smart coil technology for use in high-performa…
MANHATTAN — A new group of Kansas State University undergraduate students has a special opportunity to fulfill their dreams of becoming veterinarians. The College of Veterinary Medicine recognized nine students for being selected in its Early Admission Program at the College of Veterinary Me…
Sisters Emma and Megan Meece have a head start on life. Emma, 16, and Megan, 18, both celebrated completing their associate degrees from Barton Community College at the Fort Riley Education Services commencement ceremony Thursday afternoon at Fort Riley. They effectively finished their first…
The highly qualified team within Geary County Schools USD 475 Infant-Toddler Services has one primary goal in mind: to empower parents of children ages birth to three years with developmental concerns.
MANHATTAN — As the fight against COVID-19 continues, Kansas State University has received a five-year, $3.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to research a new treatment method for the virus.
About 60 Junction City High School students greeted their teachers as they entered the new JCHS building for the first time to set up their new classrooms last week.
MANHATTAN — Kansas State University Recreational Services is marking its 100th year of providing recreational opportunities to the K-State community with a celebration open to all.
As Geary County Schools USD 475 students return to their classrooms for the beginning of the 2021-2022 school year, the district’s cleaning service provider, ABM, is taking extra steps to ensure they are providing the safest learning environment for the staff and students.
Stephanie Holloway has run for USD 475 school board before. She ran four years ago for a two-year term occupied at the time by LaDonna Junghans.
Bryan Bliss of Junction City said one of his primary reasons for running for office is concern about the way the country is heading.
Aside from the notable exception of a bomb threat made at Spring Valley Elementary School that turned out to be insubstantial, USD 475’s first day of school seems to have gone rather well, according to district Superintendent Reginald Eggelston.
WICHITA – Wichita State University has announced the names of more than 3,500 students who were on the WSU dean’s honor roll for spring 2021.