Career and Employment Services is sponsoring Job Search for International Students from 3-5 p.m. today in K-State Student Union Room 212. For more information, visit k-state.edu/ces.
The K-State Alumni Association is accepting nominations for the 2010 K-State Student Ambassadors. Nomination forms, job descriptions and applications can be submitted online or downloaded at k-state.com/studentambassadors. Nomination deadline is today.
The entry deadline for intramural 4-on-4 sand volleyball, ultimate and punt/pass/kick is today. Sign up in the administrative office at Peters Recreation Complex. For more information, go online to recservices.k-state.edu or call 785-532-6980.
Do you have a passion for K-State? Does your family “bleed purple”? If so, apply to be the K-State Family of the Year sponsored by Chimes Junior Honorary. Applications and more details are available online at k-state.edu/familyday/familyoftheyear. The applications can be submitted to the Chimes Mailbox in the K-State Student Union or e-mailed to Kyle Merklein at email@example.com. The deadline is today.
Career and Employment Services is sponsoring Résumé Critique from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday in Holtz Hall. For more information, visit k-state.edu/ces.
Career and Employment Services is sponsoring Interview Tips Workshop with a Cerner corporate recruiter at 4 p.m. Monday in K-State Student Union Room 213. For more information, visit k-state.edu/ces.
The Manhattan Parks and Recreation Department is in need of volunteer coaches for the following youth sports: soccer, flag football, volleyball and cheerleading. The regular season will start Monday and run through the end of October. Anyone interested in gaining coaching experience or donating their time for local youth sports can call 785-587-2757 or stop by 1101 Fremont St. in City Park. For further information, contact Jeff Mayer at firstname.lastname@example.org or Josh Maike at email@example.com.
The Graduate School announces the final oral defense of the doctoral dissertation of Sandeep Rana at 3 p.m. Tuesday in Chemistry/Biochemistry Building 437. The thesis topic is “Synthesis, Biophysical Analysis and Biological Evaluation of Trycyclic Pyrones and Pyridinones as Anti-Alzheimer Agents.”
Rec Services is accepting entries for the faculty/staff golf tournament to be held at the Wamego golf course on Sept. 18. All current and retired K-State faculty and staff, graduate assistants of K-State departments, and full-time employees are eligible to participate. Sign up in the administrative office at Peters Recreation Complex before Tuesday. For more information, contact Armando Espinoza at 785-532-6980.
The Graduate School announces the final oral defense of the doctoral dissertation of Irene Nephew at 1 p.m. Wednesday in Bluemont 257. The thesis topic is “An Ethnographic Content Analysis of Children’s Fiction Picture Books Reflecting African American Culture Published 2001-2005.”
The K-State Challenge Course is offering a High Ropes Challenge event from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 17. Come experience the power pole, heebie jeebie, flying squirrel and giant swing. Sign up in the administrative office at Peters Recreation Complex before Wednesday. This event is for K-State students, faculty and staff and the general public. For more information and costs, go online to recservices.k-state.edu or call 785-532-6980.
The Graduate School announces the final oral defense of the doctoral dissertation of Kristina Henderson at 10 a.m. Sept. 23 in Bluemont 16E. The thesis topic is “The Effects of a Cognitive Information Processing Career Intervention on the Dysfunctional Career Thoughts and Locus of Control of Underprepared College Students.”
Interested in representing K-State at events throughout the state? Apply to be a K-State Student Ambassador. Job descriptions and applications are now available online at k-state.com/studentambassadors. Applications are due by 5 p.m. Sept. 23.
The Graduate School announces the final oral defense of the doctoral dissertation of Roby Joehanes at 1 p.m. Sept. 25 in Throckmorton 1017. The thesis topic is “Generalized and Multiple-Trait Extensions to Quantitative-Trait Locus Mapping.”
The Planner is the Collegian’s bulletin board service. To place an item in the Planner, stop by Kedzie 116 and fill out a form or e-mail news editor Sarah Rajewski at firstname.lastname@example.org by 11 a.m. two days before it is to run. Some items might not appear because of space constraints but are guaranteed to appear on the day of the activity.