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August 5 - 11, 2020

Wednesday, August 5

Graduation Application closes

KSIS Graduation Application closes for Summer Candidates

K-State New Employee Welcome - Understanding Your Benefits

Human Capital Services (HCS) invites all new employees to attend the K-State New Employee Welcome. For the full description, visit the website listed below.

10am
Virtual Event
K-State Garden Hour - Fall Vegetable Gardening

This presentation will cover tips and tricks of establishing and caring for a fall vegetable garden, as well as some pointers for fall season extension and...

Defense of Doctoral Dissertation - Tayebeh Kakeshpour

Tomato class ll glutaredoxin mutants generated via multiplex CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technology are suscpetible to mulitple abiotic stresses // Major...

1pm
Virtual Event
Seniors Eating Well

Seniors Eating Well is an interactive class for low-income, older adults to improve decision-making skills and personal nutrition and physical activity...

MyPlate for My Family, Toronto, KS

MyPlate for My Family: SNAP Nutrition Education makes it easier to learn more about healthy food and physical activity choices. Making healthy choices for...

Thursday, August 6

Kansas 4-H State Wheat Expo

Due to changing conditions in Kansas with the COVID-19 pandemic during summer 2020, it is with regret that the 2020 Kansas 4-H Wheat Expo is...

Kansas Turf & Ornamentals Field Day

The Kansas Turf & Ornamentals Field Day will be held on Thursday, August 6 at the Rocky Ford Turfgrass Research Center in Manhattan. The field day program...

Defense of Doctoral Dissertation - Xukun Li

Disaster text and image analysis using deep learning approach // Major Professor: Dr. Doina Caragea, Computer Science

10am
Virtual Event
M-Seminar:  Holomorphic curves and knot conormals

Speaker: Tobias Ekholm (Uppsala University) Abstract: We give an overview of results from the last few years. We first describe the "skeins on branes”...

1pm
Virtual Event
4-H Council Executive Board Meeting

4-H Council Executive Board meetings shall be held two weeks prior to the 4-H Council meetings to plan for upcoming meeting. This meeting will take place...

6pm
Virtual Event
MyPlate for My Family, LaHarpe, KS

MyPlate for My Family: SNAP Nutrition Education makes it easier to learn more about healthy food and physical activity choices. Making healthy choices for...

Friday, August 7

4-H Dog Show - Seneca

Come out and watch the 4-H'ers show their dogs. If you have any questions, please contact Deb Henry at 785-336-2184.

Defense of Doctoral Dissertation: Sarif Patwary

An investigation of the substitution rate and environmental impact associated with secondhand clothing consumption in the United States // Major Professor...

9am
Virtual Event
First Friday Entrepreneur Calls

K-State Research and Extension offers an entrepreneurship webinar every first Friday of the month. Our mutual goal is to engage knowledge, wisdom, and...

First Friday e-Call - Becky McCray co-founder, SaveYour.Town  "Rebuilding with Resilience"

The purpose of the First Friday e-Call is to increase the local community's knowledge of the Experts, Education, and Economic Resources available to help...

9:30am
Virtual Event
Defense of Doctoral Dissertation - Joseph Benzaquen Sune

Smart Three-Phase Power Converter for More Electric Powertrains // Major Professor: Dr. Behrooz Mirafzal, Electrical & Computer Engineering

3pm
Virtual Event

Saturday, August 8

Monday, August 10

New Agents: Programming with a Purpose

Programming with a Purpose is one of the series of new agent professional development sessions. Topics include using the Logic Model framework for program...

The Hot Zone & COVID-19: A Cautionary Tale

Science teachers are invited to a special professional development opportunity with scientists Drs. Jerry and Nancy Jaax, who are featured in the book and...

9am
Virtual Event
Defense of Doctoral Dissertation - Elnaz Rezaianzadeh

On the stablilization and enhancement of the reduced-order models for compressible flows // Major Professor: Dr. Mingjun Wei, Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering

10am
Virtual Event
Defense of Doctoral Dissertation:  Alixandra Godar

Ring-necked pheasant population and space use response to landscapes including spring cover crops // Major Professor: Dr. David Haukos, Division of Biology

10am
Virtual Event
Risk and Profit Conference

The annual conference hosted by the Department of Agricultural Economics is going virtual this year! This is an opportunity for key agricultural decision...

12pm
Virtual Event
Wyandotte County Extension Board Meeting

Regularly scheduled WyCo Extension Board business meeting. All are welcome to attend. Any questions regarding the meeting should be directed to Dr. Nozella...

Defense of Doctoral Dissertation: Hilary Pippert

Relational sacrifice across family relationships and contexts // Co-Major Professors Dr. Melinda Markham and Dr. Anthony Ferraro, Applied Family Science

3pm
Virtual Event
Wyandotte County 4-H Rabbit Project Meeting

Join the Wyandotte County 4-H Rabbit Project for a fun evening learning all about the Rabbit Project and animal science. Please contact Project Leader to...

Tuesday, August 11

New Agents: Programming with a Purpose

Programming with a Purpose is one of the series of new agent professional development sessions. Topics include using the Logic Model framework for program...

Fire Extinguisher Training

The Department of Environmental Health and Safety suggests annual fire extinguisher training for all University employees. For the full description, visit...

Van Operator Training

National Safety Council training will be conducted for all operators and/or potential operators of motor pool vans operated by K-State faculty, staff, and...

Risk and Profit Conference

The annual conference hosted by the Department of Agricultural Economics is going virtual this year! This is an opportunity for key agricultural decision...

12pm
Virtual Event
Defense of Doctoral Dissertation: Kaylin Didier

Determining the effect of acute and chronic passive heating on endothelial and muscular function and the response of serum heat // Major Professor Dr. Thomas...

1pm
Virtual Event
Larry Gilmore

Larry Gilmore will defend his MAB thesis, “Take a Chinese Agricultural Company Public in the United States: The Case of Yongye,” on Tuesday, August 11.

2pm
Virtual Event
2020 Cottonwood Extension District Budget Hearing and Board Meeting

Budget Hearing for Cottonwood Extension District @ 7pm Board Meeting to follow....Please contact Donna Krug for the Zoom Link 620-793-1910

MyPlate for My Family, Yates Center, KS

MyPlate for My Family: SNAP Nutrition Education makes it easier to learn more about healthy food and physical activity choices. Making healthy choices for...

Nearman 4-H Club Meeting

Nearman 4-H Community Club meetings are held monthly to teach youth the importance of leadership, parliamentary procedure, community service, teamwork,...

August 5 - 11, 2020