Students, faculty reflect on President Myers’ time at K-State

K-Staters share their memories of President Richard B. Myers, who some students and faculty remember as a man who loved the university.

Kansas State legislative update for Jan. 31 highlights key dates, bills

Weekly legislative updates about the Kansas Legislative session for 2022 are provided at noon on Fridays through Zoom.

Health department announces two new COVID-19-related deaths, 898 new positive cases

The total number of local COVID-19 related deaths is now 72, with 976 active cases in Riley County as of Jan. 26, 2022.

Q&A: President Myers reflects on his tenure at K-State

After six years as Kansas State's president, Gen. Richard B. Myers will retire on Feb. 11, 2022.

Big XII Conference on Black Student Government switches to virtual format

Amid rising COVID-19 cases, the Big XII Conference Planning Committee announced that the upcoming conference on Black Student Government will be virtual.

Coco Bolos Wood Fire Grill and Cantina closing its doors

The restaurant, known for its bright atmosphere and flavors from the gulf coast, announced in a press release that it had lost its lease.

New ordinance allows open containers during approved events

The director of the Aggieville Business Association, Dennis Cook, said this will be a positive for the district.

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.
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