July 12, 2021 — People from France farmed and produced silk in Kansas in the 1860s as part of a dream of a utopian community. “Who knows what was going on here in Silkville,” John Wise says as he stands in front of a stone schoolhouse in Franklin County near the end of his 12-minute video.
July 9, 2021 — Beginning July 8, the domestic water in Lindquist Hall will be shut off to repair a break in the water line. The outage will continue through July 13 and is scheduled for completion morning of July 14.
Gov. Laura Kelly speaks to a crowd at WSU Tech. on a
July 8, 2021 — Gov. Laura Kelly held a press conference at WSU Tech July 7 to speak about six upcoming highway improvement projects in South Central Kansas. The projects are the first of the KDOT Eisenhower Legacy Transportation Program (IKE).
Gianluca Gabriele operating and posing on a rowing machine.
July 6, 2021 — Rower Gianluca Gabriele loves the moments past the finish line when he looks at his teammates and savors their cohesion and spirit. “The thing that sets you apart is how you worked together,” he said. “There’s that gratification of, after a race, looking back and forward at everybody and knowing you raced.”
An F-16 Fighting Falcon in storage at the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG) at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. The aircraft is one of two that will be used to create a digital replica of the fighter.
June 30, 2021 — The U.S. Air Force is launching a new program with Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) to make a digital replica of the F-16 Fighting Falcon in an effort to improve the sustainment and modernization of F-16s operating around the world.
June 30, 2021 — Alicia Sanchez views equity and inclusion as goals needed to help Kansas thrive economically and culturally. “When the quality of life and opportunities are good for all people, regardless of ethnicity and gender . . . we can grow the state and grow the economy,” she said. “It’s quality of life for all Kansans.”
Shocker alum Shaunte' Levin.
June 17, 2021 — Shaunte’ Levine is the recipient of the fourth annual Launch Award through Harvester Arts and the Wichita State School of Art, Design and Creative Industries (ADCI).
June 15, 2021 — Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, working collaboratively with a dedicated team of professionals? Wichita State University's Office of Undergraduate Admissions is hiring a recruitment and communications coordinator.
Mark Schneegurt and Egbo Munonyedi pose for a photo after a Sigma Xi initiation ceremony.
June 11, 2021 — Continuing a tradition that spans 135 years and more than 500 chapters worldwide Abby Carney and Munonyedi Egbo, both graduate students, were recently initiated into the Wichita State University chapter of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society.
Virtual On-Campust Job Fair.
June 10, 2021 — Current and incoming students are invited to attend the Virtual On-Campus Job Fair 1-3 p.m. July 22 via Handshake. This fair is for all majors at Wichita State University. Meet and chat with staff from various departments across campus who have student assistant, work-study, and graduate assistant employment positions available for the upcoming academic year. Register and sign-up for schedules begins July 6. Career workshops to help with resumes and navigating the career fair are also available at the following links: Virtual Career Fair Prep Workshop – 3:30 p.m. June 23 Virtual Career Fair Prep Workshop – 3:30 p.m. July … Continue reading "Virtual on-campus job fair July 22"