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NEWS

Harth receives Rising Star Award

Kathryn Harth, conference coordinator for Kansas State University Global Campus Conferences and Noncredit Programs, received the 2014 Association for Continuing Higher Education Rising Star Award at the association's conference Oct. 27-29 in Las Vegas, Nevada. – Full Story

Fall 2014 Conference Services newsletter available

The fall 2014 Conference newsletter is now available. – Full Story

Master of Agribusiness program, staff receive regional awards

Kansas State University's Master of Agribusiness, or MAB, program and communications staff have received regional awards through the University Professional and Continuing Education Association. – Full Story

November issue of WorldWide Wildcats distance student newsletter available

The November 2014 issue of the Kansas State University Global Campus distance student newsletter, WorldWide Wildcats, is available.  – Full Story

K-State Global Campus offering events for National Distance Learning Week Nov. 10-14

Kansas State University Global Campus is celebrating National Distance Learning Week Nov. 10-14 to help create awareness and celebrate the university's accomplishments and growth in distance learning. – Full Story

Thorpe named Kansas World Language Teacher of the Year

Chuck Thorpe, instructor for the SVS Spanish program through Kansas State University Global Campus, was named the 2014 Kansas World Language Teacher of the Year by the Kansas World Language Association. – Full Story

Hagenmaier, Jackson receive awards from University Professional and Continuing Education Association

Two Kansas State University Global Campus employees have received awards from the University Professional and Continuing Education Association. – Full Story

K-State Global Campus launches WorldWide Wildcats distance student newsletter

Kansas State University Global Campus is offering a new student newsletter WorldWide Wildcats. – Full Story

Free classes through UFM Community Learning Center can help get your degree on track

Kansas State University Global Campus is offering two free classes through UFM Community Learning Center about K-State's flexible course options and resources to help adult students complete their degree. – Full Story

Kansas State University Global Campus awards scholarships to distance students for fall semester

Kansas State University Global Campus has awarded 37 scholarships providing financial aid to students across the country for the fall 2014 semester. – Full Story

Kansas State University Global Campus offering its first massive open online course: Health and Wellness 101

As access to information on the Internet has increased, so has access to education. – Full Story

Maes serves on centennial conference committee

Sue Maes, dean of Kansas State University Global Campus, is serving on the University Professional and Continuing Education Association centennial conference planning committee alongside other national leaders in adult and continuing education. – Full Story

K-State Global Campus academic advising program to be recognized by Association for Continuing Higher Education

The Association for Continuing Higher Education has selected Kansas State University’s Global Campus academic advising programs for the 2014 Distinguished Program Award in the credit program category. – Full Story

IGP Institute joins with industry organization to expand distance trainings

The Grain Elevator and Processing Society, or GEAPS, and Kansas State University have agreed to expand their partnership in distance education to offer online courses and a credential in grain processing management. – Full Story

Kansas State University welcomes the Embassy of Ecuador for Day of Ecuador

Kansas State University will welcome Ecuadorian officials on Wednesday, Aug. 6, for a Day of Ecuador. – Full Story

Barclay receives 2014 Kansas State University Global Campus Extraordinary Student Award

Growing up, Karolyn Barclay, Pomona, loved her teachers and knew someday she wanted to inspire and educate children in the same way. – Full Story

Ballard receives Rising Star Award from the Kansas City chapter of Meeting Planners International

Tony Ballard, program coordinator for Kansas State University conference services, received the Rising Star Award from Kansas City chapter of Meeting Planners International, or MPI. – Full Story

Distance students earn summer-term scholarships from university’s Global Campus

Kansas State University Global Campus has awarded $9,000 in scholarships to distance education students across the country for the summer 2014 term. – Full Story

Distance student featured on cover of military magazine

A Marine. A wounded warrior. An award-winning university student. It’s no wonder Michael Feingold’s story is one that a magazine for military transitioners wants to tell. – Full Story

Nontraditional students inducted into Pinnacle Honor Society

An honor society that recognizes students from all walks of life who are achieving academic excellence has 84 new members at Kansas State University. – Full Story

Distance student completes degree through Hurricane Sandy’s aftermath

For Timothy Cox, Old Bridge, New Jersey, graduating with a 4.0 GPA is proof that determination and support from family and a university can bring academic success through even the most challenging situations. – Full Story

Recreational credit courses offered during university’s May intersession

One-credit-hour recreational classes will be offered for the first time during Kansas State University’s May intersession, the short time between standard university semesters when students can complete a class in an accelerated time frame. UFM Community Learning Center coordinates these recreational credit classes as part of Kansas State University Global Campus. – Full Story

University, Center for Legal Studies classes meet needs in multiple industries

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 in legal training to receive their education online. – Full Story

Kansas State University helping local adults get back on track to degree completion

Nearly 220,000 Kansans between the ages of 25 to 49 have some college experience but no bachelor’s degree, according to the Kansas Board of Regents. A new campaign by Kansas State University can help area residents get back on track to earning their degree. – Full Story