Chancellor, provost's office host forum on sexual assault

Annual starlight walking tour of Mount Oread marks autumnal equinox Monday

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Alumna receives 'genius grant' for advocacy on behalf of Native American victims of gender violence

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School of Law
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Pharmacy students to offer free flu shots in Southwest Kansas

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School of Pharmacy
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Visiting poet writes of vampires, aliens, Lee Harvey Oswald

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Department of English
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Ten seniors named finalists for 24th annual Ex.C.E.L. Awards

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KU to explore large data applications at genomic biodiversity summit

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Communication studies professor receives career achievement award

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University host of panel Thursday on sexual assault

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The Washington PostWed, 09/17/2014
It’s KU Family Weekend and there's a lot happening on the Hill. Take a look at some of the events on campus – all Jayhawks are welcome to join. FRIDAY - 1:30 pm: Tee off for the 2014 Gale Sayers and Scot Pollard Golf Classic at Alvamar Country Club, benefiting KU School of Education - 7:30 pm: School of Music 15th Annual Collage Concert at the Lied Center - 7:30 pm: SUA Campus Movie Series – The Parent Trap (1998) in Woodruff Auditorium at the Union SATURDAY - 7:30 am: 2014 Dr. Bob Run 5K Event - 9 am: Marching Band’s Band Day kicks off with a parade running 7th Street to South Park (followed by massed band rehearsal in Memorial Stadium) - 12:00 pm: School of Engineering Family Day kicks off in the Eaton Hall Atrium - 12:30 pm: Official KU Weekend Family Tailgate - 12:30 pm: Party on the Patio at the School of Education - 2:30 pm: ROCK CHALK JAYHAWKS! BEAT CENTRAL MICHIGAN! - 7:30 pm: SUA Campus Movie Series – The Parent Trap (1998) in Woodruff Auditorium at the Union SUNDAY - 7:30 pm: SUA Campus Movie Series – The Parent Trap (1998) in Woodruff Auditorium at the Union More information on all KU Family Weekend events: http://bit.ly/1qcsGFb
KU Goldwater Scholar to research Huntingon’s, Alzheimer’s diseases Ryan Limbocker, KU’s 56th Goldwater Scholar, plans to focus his research at KU on such neurodegenerative disorders as Huntington’s and Alzheimer’s diseases (see more at http://bit.ly/1nIP2bL). Limbocker, a senior majoring in chemistry, is from Overland Park, Kansas, and plans to pursue a doctorate in analytical chemistry. The Goldwater Scholarships are the nation’s premier undergraduate awards to honor academically gifted students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.


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