University, Riley County prepare for spring semester amid COVID-19 case surge

As case numbers continue to rise during the worst surge of COVID-19 cases, university and county officials urge students to get vaccinated and mask up.

KSUPD Blotter: Mid-December Report

Kansas State police responded to multiple thefts under $1,500; criminal damage to property under $1,000; transportation of an open container of alcohol and a criminal threat.

Police standoff ends with 79-year-old man in custody

Officers responded to a person in crisis in the 1000 and 1100 blocks of Bluemont Avenue.

Shooting in Aggieville leaves two hospitalized

The university released a statement about the incident, which occurred at Tate's Bar in Aggieville early Sunday morning.

Athletics breaks ground on new sports facilities

The three new projects are slated for completion in 2023.

Best of Manhattan: Winners, runner-ups announced for Purple Apple Award

Readers picked Purple Apple Awards in Collegian's Best of Manhattan.

Fall commencement holds in-person ceremonies with few restrictions

Each of the near 1,900 graduates from the summer and fall can bring an unlimited number of guests.

Goss Discovery Scholarship promotes international education

The Goss Scholarship provides $5,000 in scholarship money to every student who is accepted into an exchange program.

SAVE Farm helps veterans transition into agriculture

The nonprofit organization serves as a place for veterans to learn and heal.

KSUPD Blotter: End of November Report

Kansas State police responded to multiple thefts over and under $1,500; criminal damage to property under $1,000; minor in possession of alcohol; domestic battery; driving while license is suspended, revoked or canceled and a hit and run accident.

College of Education serves veterans through Military Initiatives Committee

Kansas State's College of Education Military Initiatives Committee provides student-veterans and military-connected individuals with resources to succeed at K-State and in the classroom.

New book tells the story of K-State’s Bluemont Bell

Students from K-State and Wabaunsee USD 329 contributed artwork to Nancy Hause's book that brings life to the Bluemont Bell.

Bluemont Starbucks partners with Toys for Tots, free coffee for those who donate

The Starbucks located on Bluemont Avenue embraces the giving season through a partnership with Toys for Tots.

Kansas Board of Regents appoints new president of K-State

The board voted 9-0 to appoint Richard Myers' successor.

Lack of sidewalks on Platt Street creates safety concerns for student body

Students are uneasy about lack of sidewalks, but new construction is an expensive and long process.

Campus climate survey beacon for unheard voices

The survey, due Nov. 19, aims to gather opinions about the campus climate surrounding interpersonal violence.

Volunteer group welcoming Afghan refugees to Manhattan in coming months

The Manhattan Afghan Resettlement Team is an all-volunteer group working to prepare refugees for a smooth resettlement into the community.

Digitization efforts on campus hope to keep K-State history intact

The Butler Digitization Lab in Hale Library helps accelerate the digitization efforts of the library's special collections and archives.

Students advocate for polling place on campus, student involvement in local elections

Kansas State students can vote in local Manhattan elections by showing a Kansas Driver's License or their Wildcat ID.

KSUPD Blotter: Mid-November Report

Kansas State police responded to multiple thefts under $1,500 and criminal damage to property under $1,000.