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1 min ago | The Union Daily Times

USC Union in the Spotlight: Dr. Helene Maire-Afeli6:26 am

The University of South Carolina Union is the perfect fit to start your college experience.

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Related Topix: University of South Carolina Union, Union, SC, Columbia, SC

4 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

Registration Opens For American Feed Industry Assn/Kansas State Food Safety Course

REGISTRATION OPENS FOR AMERICAN FEED INDUSTRY ASSN/KANSAS STATE FOOD SAFETY COURSE Jul. 30, 2014 Source: American Feed Industry Association news release The American Feed Industry Association in partnership with the International Grains Program Institute at Kansas State University and the National Grain and Feed Association will offer a Hazard ... (more)

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Related Topix: Manhattan, KS

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Freshnews

'Temple Option' will open more doors to a university education

In a bold move underscoring Temple University's commitment to access and diversity, President Neil D. Theobald today announced the "Temple Option," an admissions path for talented students who show great potential for success but don't perform well on standardized tests.

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Related Topix: Temple University, Standardized Testing, Education, Brandeis University, DePaul University, University of Arizona

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Business Journal

KPERS elects Tortoise's Malack chairman

Terry Matlack, managing director of Tortoise Capital Advisors LLC, was elected as the new chairman of the board of trustees for the Kansas Public Employees Retirement System .

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Related Topix: Personal Finance, Retirement

EurekAlert!

Researcher using next-generation sequencing to rapidly identify pathogens

He calls himself the bug hunter, but the target of his work consists of viruses that can only be found and identified with special methods and instruments.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Influenza, Health, Worthington, MN

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Great Bend Tribune

"Women on the Farm" workshop viewed as a success

"It is difficult to make decisions or even know where to start after the death of someone close to you."

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Great Bend Tribune

CEA Agriculture and Natural Resources

There have been several phone calls over the past few weeks about Palmer amaranth .

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Kansas, Weather

The Capital-Journal

K-State considers $150 million research facility

Kansas State University is considering a $150 million research facility that would focus on food and complement the planned National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility adjacent to the university.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

News 4 Jax

'Dog days' of summer dangerous for dogs

We're approaching the "dog days" of summer. But don't let the name fool you. This hot time of the year is dangerous for your pup.

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The Capital-Journal

It's Your Business

Items for It's Your Business can be submitted online at http://cjonline.com/business , by email to iyb@cjonline.com or by mail to The Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E. Jefferson, Topeka, 66607.

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Related Topix: Topeka, KS, Kansas, Journalism, World News, India

Fri Jul 25, 2014

ABC Action News

Gender-inclusive housing in higher education

Gender-inclusive housing allows two people of opposite genders to live in the same room.

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Related Topix: Transgender, Kansas City Art Institute

Thu Jul 24, 2014

World-Grain

IGP names new assistant director

In response to the growing initiatives of the International Grains Program Institute at Kansas State University , Brandi Miller has recently been named assistant director.

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The Capital-Journal

NTSB report: Cause of deadly plane crash that killed Manhattan men inconclusive

The exact circumstances of an April 2013 plane crash that killed two Kansans may never be known after the National Transportation Safety Board determined no probable cause for the wreck.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Kansas

MyHighPlains.com

Trending Now - Smartphones Reduce Stress At Work?

We're all guilty of it at one time or another -- hopping on Facebook, texting with a friend, or playing a quick game of "Candy Crush" while at work and while it might seem like this is zapping your productivity, a new study indicates that might not be true -- news that will certainly delight workers everywhere.

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Newswise

Rising Temperatures Can Be Hard on a Dog's Life

The "dog days of summer" are here, but don't let the phrase fool you. This hot time of year can be dangerous for your pup, says a Kansas State University veterinarian.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WKOW-TV

Concerns over mosquito-borne virus in the U.S.

Researchers at Kansas State University say this virus is a considerable concern, and has the potential for an outbreak in the U.S. "People out there know how intense mosquito biting can be," Dr. Stephen Higgs, a Kansas State University Chikungunya researcher said.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

MarketWatch

Bond strategy shields against rising interest rates

John Gerard Lewis manages the Stable High Yield model on Covestor , an online marketplace for investment management.

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Related Topix: Olathe, KS, University of Dallas, Rockhurst University

Infection Control Today

The Number of People Susceptible to Chikungunya is Increasing, Researcher Says

In just two weeks, the number of Americans infected with the mosquito-borne virus chikungunya has almost doubled and the virus has now been found in mosquitoes in the United States, something that is very concerning to a Kansas State University professor who is a leading researcher of the virus.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ag Professional

Invasive weed increasingly taking hold in Kansas

Judging by the number of phone calls he receives, Dallas Peterson is very popular this time of year.

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Related Topix: Weather, Agriculture, Science

Ag Professional

Invasive weed increasingly taking hold in Kansas

Judging by the number of phone calls he receives, Dallas Peterson is very popular this time of year.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Weather

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