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Raul Leyva-Montes

Nov. 20, 2023 鶹ƽ State University is home to nearly 5,000 first-generation students, individuals whose caregivers weren't able to complete a college degree and who lack the firsthand experience to tackle college life. To help with their transition, 鶹ƽ State offers a number of resources to first-gen students to support them during their time in college, including F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.

Sheney Redmond

Nov. 20, 2023 鶹ƽ State University is home to nearly 5,000 first-generation students, individuals whose caregivers weren't able to complete a college degree and who lack the firsthand experience to tackle college life. To help with their transition, 鶹ƽ State offers a number of resources to first-gen students to support them during their time in college, including F1RST GEN SHOCKERS.

Anna Heacock

Nov. 13, 2023 - Anna Heacock works as an emergency room nurse and runs for the 鶹ƽ State University track and field team. 鶹ƽ State is home to nearly 5,000 first-generation students, individuals whose caregivers weren't able to complete a college degree and who lack the firsthand experience to tackle college life.

Jacey Arnett

Nov. 7, 2023 - Jacey Arnett chose 鶹ƽ State University for its physician assistant program and its campus atmosphere. 鶹ƽ State is home to nearly 5,000 first-generation students.

Fall 2023 enrollments for WSU and WSU Tech

Sept. 27, 2023 — 鶹ƽ State University's efforts to transform the educational experience for students and redefine the role of a university to foster statewide economic growth have yielded remarkable results: the highest enrollment in its 128-year history.

Amenities like the new lactation and wellness room in the John Bardo Center are part of WSU’s efforts to further provide a supportive environment for faculty, staff, employees and students to reach their breastfeeding goals.

Aug. 30, 2023 – 鶹ƽ State University has received the Gold Level Employer Supporting Breastfeeding award and has been designated as a Breastfeeding Welcome Here campus by the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition.

Site map

Aug. 1, 2023 — The 鶹ƽ City Council approved a plan today that will move forward a project between 鶹ƽ State University and the University of Kansas to build a 471,000-square-foot health sciences center in the heart of downtown 鶹ƽ.

Accessible Design projects

July 11, 2023 — The Accessible Design course concerned 鶹ƽ State University junior Reagan Kelley at first. She wasn’t an engineering major and wasn’t sure what she could contribute. The payoff at the end of the project made it worthwhile. Kelley, an exercise science major, and three other students modified an all-terrain wheelchair for a nine-year-old boy who outgrew the chair’s previous dimensions.

Concept art of the 鶹ƽ Biomedical Campus

May 17, 2023 — The planned 鶹ƽ Biomedical Campus — a joint initiative by 鶹ƽ State University, WSU Tech and University of Kansas — is one step closer to its funding goal thanks to a $15 million award from the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS), made available through the Strengthening People and Revitalizing Kansas (SPARK) Executive Committee and State Finance Council.

student nurses

May 12, 2023 — 鶹ƽ State University's College of Health Professions and Ascension Via Christi's 鶹ƽ hospitals announced today the creation of a strategic initiative to provide a critical pipeline of qualified health care professionals to the region.

鶹ƽ State campus

May 1, 2023 — In the most recent graduate school rankings from U.S. News & World Report, 鶹ƽ State University’s College of Engineering continued its steady ascent, landing in the 47th spot for the 2023-24 academic year. Additionally, the College of Health Profession’s physician associate program is debuting in the rankings at No. 65.

Photo of Corri Newman in her regalia.

April 21, 2023 Corri Newman is senior communications sciences and disorders major in the College of Health Professions and a member of the WSU Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association (WSUSSLHA) and serves as its NSSLHA chair. After she graduates, she plans to attend graduate school to become a speech-language pathologist.

WSU nursing students celebrating Nightingale Ceremony on K-State campus

March 22, 2023 – 鶹ƽ State University nursing students on the WSU main campus and Kansas State University campus celebrated their Nightingale Nursing Commitment Ceremonies on March 3. Students recited and signed the modern Nightingale Pledge as a commitment to uphold the standards of the nursing profession.

Zhi Wei Won

Dec. 1, 2022 - Zhi Wei Won used her time at 鶹ƽ State to work on skills in and out of the classroom. She met new people and expanded her social circle through school activities. Won is one of more than 1,300 students eligible for fall 2022 graduation. Learn more about her time at 鶹ƽ State and what is next for this grad.

Dr. Delane Vaughn

Nov. 30, 2022 — Delane Vaughn loved science and her biology teacher at Mulvane High School – Joe Johnson – started her on a path to 鶹ƽ State University as the first person in her family to attend college. She worked, raised a family and attended WSU and the University of Kansas School of Medicine.