News Archive for Center on Aging
February 15, 2011
More than 250 students raised $100,165 at the annual Telefund this year. Funds will be spent on student scholarships, student projects and recruitment.
February 2, 2011
Debra Sellers will deliver the keynote address on “Triple Dynamite: Age, Attitude and Adaptability” at a conference on aging April 29 in Chanute. Mary Meck Higgins, associate professor in human nutrition, will lead a break-out session.
January 13, 2011
Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest, largest and most selective all-discipline honor society, recently inducted several new members from Human Ecology.
August 25, 2010
Scholarships helped eight Human Ecology students finance study abroad experiences this summer and fall.
September 1, 2009
Gayle Doll in Salina Journal In a story headlined “Age-old questions about longevity,” The Salina Journal Sunday explored the topic of longevity featuring 104-year-old Anna Winslow. Gayle Doll was the only expert interviewed. Reporter Gary Demuth wrote, “And there's the conundrum -- while no one wants to die, no one wants to live forever if […]
August 25, 2009
A new video titled “The Search for Solutions” examines the myriad of research conducted in the College of Human Ecology.
August 17, 2009
Pesci “puts students first” Pat Pesci, director of the hotel and restaurant management program in the Department of Hospitality Management and Dietetics, was given the 2009 Putting Students First award from the office of student life. The award recognized a faculty member who has had a clear impact on the lives of students. Pesci was […]
August 14, 2009
This fall, Kansas State University's Evening College is set to offer classes from more than 20 K-State departments -- around a 25 percent increase in the variety of classes offered during spring, summer and fall Evening College terms in the last year.