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  1. Fires at black churches raise suspicions of hate crimesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... public light," said Shawn Alexander, associate professor of African and African-American studies at the University of Kansas. "We should be concerned. It's activity that is on the rise. "These may not be isolated incidents. But even if they're not ...

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  2. Boston Architectural College announces Glen S. LeRoy as new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Archinect School Blog

    ... a very accomplished career as an architect and an educator, previously serving as a professor at the University of Kansas School of Architecture and Design, where he founded the Kansas City Urban Design Studio. Mr. LeRoy was also a principal in the ...

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  3. A&B Tropical post $75,000 surety bondRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Packer

    ... The Packer and keeps the events calendar updated, among other duties. Daniel graduated in 2009 from the University of Kansas, Lawrence, with bachelor's degrees in English and Chinese Language and Literature. He worked as a writing tutor while ...

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  4. Sedgwick County accepts $1 million grant to continue Healthy Babies programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... but opposes a portion of the program known as Healthy Start, which he thinks is ineffective based on a University of Kansas study of 2010 data. Healthy Babies and Healthy Start provide the same services to women; the only difference is in how they ...

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  5. ShockWatch Announces Appointment of New CEORead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... executive education programs at Harvard Business School and holds a B.S. degree in Advertising from the University of Kansas. Mr. Fonk is a certified Lean Six Sigma BlackBelt. Throughout his career, "Tony has driven a collaborative culture of ...

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  6. University of Kansas sets up reflection room for all faithsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KAKE

    The University of Kansas will offer a meditation and reflection room for people of all faiths and beliefs, beginning this fall. The Lawrence Journal-World reports the room will be in a small conference room in the Kansas Union.

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  7. Young Researchers Award winner to help advance biodiversity informatics in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... expert, and Townsend Peterson, who helped develop a biodiversity informatics curriculum for the University of Kansas and has worked extensively on training programmes in Africa. For further information contact, Fatima Parker-Allie (mailto: ...

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  8. The Price of Success: The Highest Paid NCAA Basketball CoachesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Black Enterprise

    ... $30 million multi year deal with Oklahoma City. The highly decorated Bill Self has been coaching at the University of Kansas since 2003. In that time, he's racked up 11 consecutive conference titles, two Final Four appearances, and won the national ...

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  9. CEOP director presents proposal at European Access Network conferenceRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | University of Kansas

    Ngondi Kamatuka, director of the Center for Educational Opportunity Programs in the University of Kansas' Achievement & Assessment Institute, presented "Political Advocacy: Best Practices In Influencing Educational Inequalities Through Applied Applications" with co-author Amy Verlanic of Montana Tech at the European Access Network's 24th annual conference, which was June 4-12 in Oslo, Norway. The conference brought together more than 150 equity champions from all over Europe's higher education system.

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  10. Cedar Ridge's Peterson to play in Kansas' secondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Austin American-Statesman

    ... (Lourdes M. Shoaf). On Sunday, Cedar Ridge senior defensive back Ian Peterson pledged to join the University of Kansas' 2016 recruiting class. A three-star prospect who held multiple scholarship offers from schools like Colorado, Houston, SMU and ...

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  11. Football Recruiting Spotlight: 3-Star ATH Marquis SmithRead the original story

    Sunday | Rock Chalk Talk

    Marquis Smith has verbally committed to the University of Kansas and he plans on bringing a little bit of flash with him to Lawrence. The Kansas Jayhawks picked up a solid commitment a week ago in the form of the do-it-all athlete Marquis Smith.

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  12. Chamber Luncheon Discusses Visit KC Strategic Plan for 2015-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Lee's Summit Tribune

    ... government institutions. It's the third largest chamber in Kansas City and we're fortunate to have the University of Kansas representative on the board. The campus is eager to learn all the new and innovative initiatives taking place in Lee's ...

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  13. Chiefs Fantasy Camp gives fans behind-the-scenes experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KCTV5

    ... in a 7-on-7 flag football tournament. All proceeds benefit the Center for Concussion Management at The University of Kansas Hospital improving access to concussion testing, care and education for high school students and community members throughout ...

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  14. Sanctifying Courses on a Secular CampusRead the original story

    Saturday | Catholic.net

    Matt Kemnitz was an aspiring professor of German when he came to the University of Kansas as a graduate student in 1999. The lifelong Catholic soon involved himself in the St. Lawrence Catholic Campus Center, where one man's questions about his faith - and Kemnitz's own answers - would change the course of his life and of his career.

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  15. Quilts=Art=Quilts 2015Read the original story

    Saturday | Fiber Art Calls for Entry

    ... Jordan, Professor in the Textile Program in the Department of Visual Art, School of the Arts, at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. Katie Pasquini Masopust, Artist, producer of contemporary art quilts for almost 30 years. Definitions & ...

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  16. Pierce opts out of contract with WizardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Capital-Journal

    ... shot came after the buzzer. He played his first 15 seasons with the Boston Celtics after attending the University of Kansas, winning an NBA championship in 2008, before being traded to the Brooklyn Nets before the 2013-14 season.

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  17. The Squeeze: Camps, Rocky Top and beach house decoratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Denver Broncos

    Harris held the Underdog Football Skills Academy yesterday. The Pro-Bowler has embraced being an underdog for most of his football career after receiving one college offer at the University of Kansas, being passed over on an invite to the combine out of college and going undrafted in the 2011 draft.

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  18. PHOTOS: KU beats Canada at Sprint CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Wichita Eagle

    Team Canada guard Caleb Agada defended as University of Kansas guard Wayne Selden, Jr. drove the lane on a break-away during the University of Kansas and Team Canada basketball game at Sprint Center on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Kansas City, Missouri. Team Canada head coach Barnaby Craddock talked with a referee about a call during the University of Kansas and Team Canada basketball game at Sprint Center on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Kansas City, Missouri.

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  19. Stepinac Welcomes Former Football Player Back To CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Yonkers Daily Voice

    ... o, Ianello served as a wide receivers coach for the University of Wisconsin, University of Arizona, and University of Kansas, assistant head coach under Charlie Weiss at the University of Notre Dame, and head coach at the University of Akron.

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  20. KC-area lawyers weigh in on biz effects of same-sex rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Business Journal

    ... a couple if it's against their religion," said Richard Levy , a professor of constitutional law at the University of Kansas . "It's really no different than would already exist for various other kinds of things. For example, a minister might refuse ...

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