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57 min ago | The Wichita Eagle

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"It took us a while to put two and two together and realize he was referring to the former SNL announcer Don Pardo , whose name does sound very much like the Wichita State University president."

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5 hrs ago | Architect Online

Morning News Roundup: HOK Acquires 360 Architecture

Deal of the Day: St. Louis-based firm HOK is acquiring Kansas City, Mo.-based 360 Architecture , a design firm that focuses on sports architecture.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Business Journal

Wichita State's Innovation Campus presents new opportunities for construction teams

Wichita State University's plan to add more than a dozen new buildings over the next 20 years presents new opportunities for construction and design teams to get involved.

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KAKE

WSU's Braeburn Golf Course to close in November

Braeburn Golf Course, on the campus of Wichita State University, will close Nov. 3 to make room for construction of the new Innovation Campus.

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Newswise

Wichita State's NIAR Opens New Ballistics and Impact Dynamics Lab

Wichita State University's National Institute for Aviation Research recently opened a new Ballistics and Impact Dynamics Research Lab in the former Britt Brown Arena at the Kansas Coliseum.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Bardoa s no-holds-barred vision for WSU

With Friday's unveiling of more specifics of his envisioned innovation campus , Wichita State University president John Bardo further showed that he sees the institution as a big-time player in the real-world economy rather than an ivory tower.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS, University of Kansas, Opinion

Business Journal

Vote

Poll: What do you think of Wichita State's plan to close Braeburn Golf Course to build an innovation campus? Wichita State University plans to close Braeburn Golf Course to accommodate to accommodate a variety of new buildings that would be tied to the university's planned innovation campus.

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News Observer

Wichita State considering major expansion

The plan would cost hundreds of millions of dollars, with much of the money coming from the private sector or donations, along with some state funding, The Wichita Eagle reported .

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Wichita State considering major expansion

The plan would cost hundreds of millions of dollars, with much of the money coming from the private sector or donations, along with some state funding, The Wichita Eagle reported .

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Newswise

Conference to Address Role of PAs in Solving Rural Health Care Challenges

A national conference hosted by the University of Nebraska Medical Center on Sept.

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Related Topix: University of Nebraska Medical Center, University of Iowa, University of South Dakota, Health Care Policy, Health

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Innovation campus: Big plans, big costs a " and big gains?

The president of Wichita State University spent much of the past week laying out a detailed case about why the 20 or so new buildings for an innovation project he wants to create on what is now the campus golf course are worth the effort and money.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Business Journal

Braeburn Golf Course to close to accommodate Wichita State expansion

The days are numbered for Braeburn Golf Course as Wichita State University moves forward with a plan to construct an innovation campus.

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The Wichita Eagle

NIAR expands with ballistics testing

The new Ballistics and Impact Dynamics Lab at the National Institute for Aviation Research is now open, and it's performing testing on oxygen bottles used on commercial airliners for B/E Aerospace in Olathe, its biggest client.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

PHOTOS: A tour inside WSU's new Shocker Hall

The new Shocker Hall at Wichita State University has 784 beds in five different room styles: single, traditional double shared, two room single, triple and quad.

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Business Journal

WSU's Bardo touts Shocker Hall as a starting point for campus growth, expansion

Fourteen months worth of work to convert a parking lot into a sprawling student-housing facility was on display Thursday with the official opening of Wichita State University's $60 million Shocker Hall.

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Ark Valley News

Peace of mind

Citizens in the city of Tampico, Mexico, have united in a plea for peace in their community.

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Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Valley Center, KS

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita police ticket black motorists at higher rate than whites, a third study finds

A Wichita State University study requested by the city found that Wichita police ticketed black motorists at disproportionately higher rates than white motorists.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Wichita attendees hear that civil rights is ongoing battle

In a year when the nation is recognizing the 50th anniversary of the passage of major civil rights legislation, dozens of officials and community members gathered at a civil rights symposium in Wichita on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS, Prison

The Wichita Eagle

Successful entrepreneurs wonder whether - Made in America' is still possible

The brothers worked as janitors, got frostbite carrying home groceries in the winter and later paid $75 for a 1980 Delta 88 Oldsmobile that rocked like a boat.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Meeting Sunday for students interested in starting gay-straight alliance groups at schools

A new Wichita chapter of the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network will host a meeting Sunday aimed at helping students establish or foster gay-straight alliance groups at their schools.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Wichita, KS

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