News Briefs: Nov. 8

The Old Foundation Building on Anderson Avenue has been renamed the Unger Complex. (File Photo by Jennifer Heeke)

THE OLD FOUNDATION Building on Anderson Avenue was renamed the Unger Complex in honor of Elizabeth Unger, K-State Today announced Monday. Unger served as vice provost for academic services and technology and dean of continuing education.

THE STUDENT UNION Program Council will host a nonpartisan election watch party today in the K-State Student Union courtyard at 7 p.m. The free event will have giveaways and food.

STAFF SGT. Matthew Lewellen, a former University of Kansas student, was one of three Green Berets from 5th Special Forces Group reportedly killed under fire in Jordan on Friday, according to the Army Times. Lewellen was on his second deployment to Jordan after previously serving in Afghanistan.

Jason Tidd graduated from Kansas State University's Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communication in May 2017. He was the spring 2017 editor-in-chief, fall 2016 news editor and spring 2016 assistant news editor. While at K-State, Jason played baritone in the Pride of Wildcat Land marching band.