November 28, 2022 — The Men of Color/Educators of Tomorrow program has awarded its first scholarship, thanks to a donation from Credit Union of America. Timothy Reynolds, elementary education major, is the recipient of the $5,000 scholarship and was presented with the award Nov. 21 at Credit Union of America.
November 21, 2022 — The Office of Adult Learning is preparing to host its third annual Adult Learner of the Year (ALOTY) Awards Ceremony on Thursday, March 9. Every year, the ALOTY recognizes an outstanding adult student at Wichita State University, a WSU partner, and a community partner who supports these adult learners on their journey towards a degree.
Barton School of Business and Butler Community College Logos
November 21, 2022 — The W. Frank Barton School of Business has awarded scholarships worth $40,000 to four Butler Community College students interested in furthering their business education at Wichita State. These scholarships will help amplify and activate the coordinated 2+2 program between the two schools where Butler students will receive their associate's degree and pursue a business degree at WSU.
November 17, 2022 — Winners of the annual 3MT competition at Wichita State were announced Nov. 11. They include: First place: Sangar Shanthanam, a doctoral candidate in electrical and computer engineering, working with Dr. Visvakumar Aravinthan. The winning presentation was “Low Cost Wave Energy Converter.” Shanthanam will go on to represent WSU at the Midwestern Association of Graduate School’s 3MT competition this spring. Runner up: Sarangan Rajendran, a doctoral candidate in electrical and computer engineering, working with Aravinthan. The presentation was “Valuing Distributed Energy Resources.” 3MT, which stands for three-minute thesis, is an academic competition that challenges doctoral and master’s students in the Graduate … Continue reading "Winners of 3MT competition announced"
November 15, 2022 — National Distance Learning Week is celebrated every November and was created to generate greater awareness and appreciation for distance learning, including K-12, higher education, corporate and military, while recognizing leaders and best practices in the field.
November 7, 2022 — Gamma Upsilon Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. recognizes on an annual basis. a member of the Wichita community as its Citizen of the Year during the fraternity's Achievement Week. The 2022 selection for this honor is Dr. Marchè' Fleming-Randle, vice president and chief diversity officer and chief of staff for Army ROTC.
Distinguished Service Award Nominations Now Open www.wichita.edu/staffawards
November 2, 2022 — Do you know a WSU employee who deserves special recognition for their contributions to Wichita State? The Staff Senate invites the WSU community to submit nominations of outstanding staff members for the President’s Award for Distinguished Service.
November 1, 2022 — Do you know a faculty member who exemplifies any of the traits below? If so, nominate that person for the Wichita State President's Distinguished Service Award.
Wichita State University Community Engagement Institute | Congratulations Dr. Paigton Mayes!
November 1, 2022 — Paigton Mayes, Ph.D., MPH, was recently appointed by the American Public Health Association's (APHA) executive board to serve a three-year term on the APHA Committee on Health Equity beginning on Nov. 9. Dr. Mayes is a Program Specialist for the Community Engagement Institute's Center for Public Health Initiatives.
Dr. Katie Cramer
October 27, 2022 — Kansas English — edited by Dr. Katie Cramer, professor of English education in the School of Education, and published in WSU’s Open Journal Systems by the Kansas Association of Teachers of English — has been named a recipient of the 2022 NCTE Affiliate Journal of Excellence Award, given by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). This is the third year in a row that Kansas English has earned this distinction.