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  • K-State Edition | August 18, 2014

    Phase IV of engineering project adds space, joins complex

    In 2011, the University Engineering Initiative Act, aimed at increasing the number of engineering graduates in the state of Kansas by nearly 60 percent, was implemented. To accomplish this, Senior Associate Dean Gary Clark said enrollment and faculty numbers will have to increase. With existing facilities already

  • K-State Edition | August 18, 2014

    Business college to get spacious new digs

    One of the first things Dean Ali Malekzadeh noticed when he took the reigns of K-State’s College of Business Administration in 2011 was a severe lack of space in Calvin Hall. With only 35,000 square feet of usable space, he said the building was “wholly inadequate”

  • K-State Edition | August 18, 2014

    SGA leaders focus on medical amnesty initiative

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    Student government leaders want to encourage students to call for medical assistance when they need it. When underage students drink too much, sometimes they’re afraid to call for help because they think they’ll be charged for minor in possession or minor in consumption.

  • K-State Edition | August 18, 2014

    NBAF closer to full funding

    A federal disease lab is closer to full funding after House and Senate committee passed a bill that includes $300 million for the project in June. Construction is already underway on the central utilities plant for the planned $1.25 billion National Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility, or NBAF,

  • K-State Edition | August 18, 2014

    Manhattan’s late-night food scene revives decades-old tradition

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    When Varsity Donuts opened its food truck for late-night business in the fall of 2012, it seemed to be the logical next step for the business. A year earlier, its owners had begun selling donuts from their storefront on Moro Street, but the actual cooking took

  • Football | August 18, 2014

    K-State No. 20 in preseason AP poll

    Kansas State earned its second preseason ranking Sunday afternoon as the Wildcats came in at No. 20 in the Preseason Associated Press Top 25 poll. It is the second time in the last three years K-State has been ranked in the first AP poll — the highest position

  • Volleyball | August 18, 2014

    Purple team beats White in four sets

    Led by a double-double from Katie Brand and 13 kills and five blocks from Katie Reininger, the Purple team beat the White team 3-1 (25-23, 21-25, 25-17, 15-13) on Saturday in Kansas State volleyball’s Purple/White scrimmage in Ahearn Field House. The two redshirt-sophomores paced

  • Court Calendar | August 17, 2014

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, August 18, 2014 DIV III – NO APPEARANCES 9:00 Bates, Christopher 5 days JURY TRIAL (13 CR 568 Rape x 2, etc) BRW & KSL III 10:30 - BCF 10:30 Day, Travis Status (14 CR 221 Batt LEO) JJC I 10:30 Hancock, William Arraignment (14 CR 43 Poss Meth to Dist, etc) KSL I 10:30 Ingram, Wayne Status (14 CR 375 Poss.

  • K-State Edition | August 17, 2014

    K-State hopes to capitalize on late-season success for confident start

    On the final Saturday in August, K-State football kicks off its 2014 season with a home matchup against Stephen F. Austin. The Lumberjacks look to be nothing more than a warm-up opponent for a challenging slate that features a game against national powerhouse Auburn and road

  • K-State Edition | August 17, 2014

    Important football games for K-State this season

    The race for the Big 12 championship is, as usual, pretty wide open. In the preseason media poll, K-State was pegged as the third-place finisher, behind perennial powerhouse Oklahoma and defending champ Baylor, and slightly ahead of Texas and Oklahoma State. The Wildcats could fare much

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