Sunday Jul 27
Emporia State Named 2014 Great College To Work For
Emporia State University is one of the best colleges to work for, according to a new survey by the Chronicle of Higher Education.
Great Bend Tribune
Great Bend man to serve on State Library Board
Willems received his MLS from Emporia State University. He currently serves as the Director of Park City Public Library and the Assistant Director and Consultant for the Southeast Kansas Library System.
Connecting Kansas: Democrats Unite in Emporia
Emporia Kansas, the heart of Lyon County is often viewed as a commuter town. This image of Emporia is largely shaped by the relative ease of access to Lawrence, Topeka, Wichita.
Task force wants to restore Amtrak service in Emporia
The Rev. Andrew McHenry, pastor at First Congregational Church in Emporia, is among those spearheading an effort to bring Amtrak service back to the Lyon County city.
Brown leaving MSU Meridian
12 to accept a leadership post at a Florida university. He will become dean of the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities at the University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida.
The Wichita Eagle
In modern-day Kansas, cowboys practice an ancient art
He wore Levi's, wrapped with leather chaps. Cowboy boots with spurs. Rope coiled off the side of his saddle.
Kansas Leadership Center extending services to higher education institutions
Ed O'Malley, CEO of the Kansas Leadership Center, says his organization is partnering with colleges and universities to provide leadership training and resources for the next generation of leaders.
Great Bend Tribune
Tom Stephen Welton 1946 - 2014
Tom Stephen Welton, 67, a resident of Fredonia, formerly of Hoisington, and El Dorado, died July 5, at Fredonia Regional Hospital.
Hays Daily News
Haley Kistler named to the spring 2014 dean's list at Emporia State University
Haley Kistler, an Emporia State University Music Education major from Monument was among more than 100 students named to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences dean's list in the spring 2014 semester.