Self-Care Sunday at the very top of the image with a half yellow circle below and a girl meditating in the center of the half circle. Below the words "managing mid-terms" are in all capitals and in burgundy. A black line is placed underneath the title and below that is a black box that contains the words "Feb 27, 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Shocker Hall MPR." Below the event details it states "Let's focus on stress management and coping skills!

To help students manage their mid-terms, Wichita State’s CARE Team will host a stress management session 1-2:30 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Shocker Hall Multi-Purpose Room. The session will focus on stress management coping skills and will include a short guided meditation.

WSU’s CARE Team provides a proactive and supportive multidisciplinary team approach to prevention, assessment and intervention for situations that may interfere with students or employees functioning to their full potential. 

Image featuring black, green and red Africa layered and text 'African American Faculty and Staff Association, AAFSA.' WSU logo featured.

Are you a student, faculty, staff, or alumni person of color here at Wichita State looking to get involved but unsure where to start? Join the African American Faculty and Staff Association (AAFSA) for the next meeting 12:30-1:30 p.m. today, March 1 via Zoom.

Bi-monthly meetings allow AAFSA to keep up-to-date with current topics important to those the group represents. Participants are encouraged to share their voices and join the group as they strive to make a difference on-and-off campus.

HIIT Training, HR ranges & Targets Lifting clinic March 11 at 1 p.m. This month learn how to set a target HR for your Training goal. How long to train for and how long the recovery should be between sets and workouts. A discussion of Bioenergetics and muscle physiology. Join andy sykes, MEd, CSCS, FNS, CPT on facebook live as he discusses equipment use

The March edition of the Lifting Clinic will take place at 1 p.m. today, March 11 via Facebook Live. Join Andy Sykes and learn how to set a target heart rate for training goals, how long to train, and how long the recovery should be between sets and workouts. The event will also feature a discussion of bioenergetics and muscle physiology.

Launch Your Career in Facilities Management. Do You like problem-solving? Do you want every workday to be different? Do you want to choose any industry and any country to work in?

Do you like problem-solving? Do you want every workday to be different? The Engineering Technology Department is hosting a lunch and learn 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25 at the Engineering Building (Room 202). Free pizza will be provided to those in attendance. The event will allow attendants to speak with local facility managers including the following:

Scott Rains–Medxcel and St. Francis Hospital facilities manager

Heath Koehler–Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. senior manager and facilities services

Dane Estok–Mahaney Group facilities manager

For more information, contact Kara McCluskey at kara.mccluskey@wichita.edu.

“Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Forum (URCAF): April 15, 2022 at the Rhatigan Student Center. This event is an opportunity for undergraduate students to present their scholarly or creative activity and research to a faculty, student, and community audience. Encourage your students to participate! Cash prizes in all categories! Learn more at www.wichita.edu/URCAF”

Encourage your students to participate in the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Forum (URCAF) April 15 at the Rhatigan Student Center. This forum provides Wichita State undergraduate students an opportunity to compete for cash awards and to present their scholarly and creative activity to a student, faculty and community audience. Each student’s work at the forum is presented under the mentorship of a WSU faculty member.

The schedule for the forum includes the following:

  • Registration 9-9:30 a.m.
  • Oral Sessions 9:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.
  • Poster Viewing 10 a.m.-noon
  • Performances and Creative Activity Presentations 9:30 a.m.- 11 a.m.
  • Lunch 1-2 p.m.
  • Awards Presentation 2-2:30 p.m.

There are no limits to the types of submissions considered. For more information or to submit an abstract, visit the WSU URCAF website.

“Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Forum (URCAF): April 15, 2022 at the Rhatigan Student Center. This event is an opportunity for undergraduate students to present their scholarly or creative activity and research to a faculty, student, and community audience. Encourage your students to participate! Cash prizes in all categories! Learn more at www.wichita.edu/URCAF”

The next Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Forum (URCAF) will take place April 15 at the Rhatigan Student Center. The forum provides undergraduate students at Wichita State an opportunity to present scholarly and creative activity to a faculty, student and community audience while competing for cash awards. Each student’s work at the forum is presented under the mentorship of a Wichita State faculty member.

The schedule for the forum includes the following:

  • Registration 9-9:30 a.m.
  • Oral Sessions 9:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.
  • Poster Viewing 10 a.m.-noon
  • Performances and Creative Activity Presentations 9:30 a.m.- 11 a.m.
  • Lunch 1-2 p.m.
  • Awards Presentation 2-2:30 p.m.

There are no limits to the types of submissions considered. For more information or to submit an abstract, visit the WSU URCAF website.

University Libraries Savvy Scholar Series - Finding Social Data 12-1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25. No-cost registration and full spring Savvy schedule available at libraries.wichita.edu/savvyscholar.

The next University Libraries Savvy Scholar Workshop “Finding Social Data” will take place noon-1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25 via Zoom. There is no fee to register. During the workshop participants will learn to unlock a wealth of social data to understand demographic groups, large populations, and pressing social issues.

Wichita State University Medical Laboratory Sciences Virtual Info Session Friday, March 4 at 3 p.m. Have questions about the MLS program at Wichita State? Tune it to learn about the application process & chat with program faculty! wichita.edu/MLSinfosession

The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences (MLS) is hosting an information session at 3 p.m. Friday, March 4 via Zoom. The session will review career opportunities in the MLS profession, an overview of the MLS program at Wichita State, and the application process.

Medical laboratory scientists play an important role in the healthcare system, performing scientific testing on samples to determine appropriate treatment options for patients. The MLS program prepares graduates for a high-demand career as medical laboratory scientists.

School of Nursing RN to BSN Info Sessions. March 1 at 9 a.m. March 4 at 4 p.m. April 5 at 9 a.m. April 8 at 4 p.m. May 3 at 9 a.m. May 6 at 4 p.m. Register at wichita.edu/rnbsninfosession

The School of Nursing is hosting virtual info sessions during the spring 2022 semester to help prospective students learn more about Wichita States’ Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science in nursing (BSN) program. The following dates are available:

  • 9 a.m. March 1
  • 4 p.m. March 4
  • 9 a.m. April 5
  • 4 p.m. April 8
  • 9 a.m. May 3
  • 4 p.m. May 6

Please join us for our next seminar at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23 at Jabara Hall via Zoom, featuring Gerald Jackson from Beam Alpha Incorporated. The talk it titled “Commercial Fusion.”