Pitt State News http://www.pittstate.edu/ Pitt State News Memorial Day observance May 29 http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=00605250-22c5-4818-b932-a55d0c4ff962 In conjunction with the national multi-year 50th anniversary commemoration of the Vietnam War, Veterans of the Vietnam War will receive special recognition at this year’s Memorial Day observance at the Veterans Memorial. Wed, 24 May 2017 09:00:31 CDT 00605250-22c5-4818-b932-a55d0c4ff962 Commencement livestream draws viewers from around the world http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=5cc04a39-1f05-430f-b9a8-5e1ee99474a7 Livestreaming made it possible for viewers from around the world to tune in for this year's commencement ceremonies. Wed, 17 May 2017 16:25:17 CDT 5cc04a39-1f05-430f-b9a8-5e1ee99474a7 Tech seniors partner with Cessna on project http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=d6a9c38e-7a82-48ad-bc77-e7e2816b6462 A senior project with Cessna gave a team of students a very real-world experience. Wed, 17 May 2017 11:28:34 CDT d6a9c38e-7a82-48ad-bc77-e7e2816b6462 Exhibit prints available for purchase http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=ee34f6b2-6a99-4f23-8b0c-3de26a1f4286 A limited number of prints from the exhibit, “Images by Malcolm,” are still available for purchase. Wed, 17 May 2017 10:30:53 CDT ee34f6b2-6a99-4f23-8b0c-3de26a1f4286 Grads focus on the intersection of science, medicine http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=692bac8b-d144-42b7-8490-ccdf813e10a8 Jayden Bowen and Tyler Shelby, both Pittsburg State University graduates from 2016, have been chosen for a highly selective NIH program created to train physician-scientists who will go on to work on the front lines of disease diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Fri, 12 May 2017 13:20:24 CDT 692bac8b-d144-42b7-8490-ccdf813e10a8 Robotics team to compete at nationals http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=605c1bef-7e32-45bf-8482-c26eba1034c5 PSU’s National Robotics League team will compete at national competition later this month at the California University of Pennsylvania in California, Pa. Thu, 11 May 2017 14:27:35 CDT 605c1bef-7e32-45bf-8482-c26eba1034c5 PSU-TEECA named nation's Outstanding Chapter http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=258446ad-7a65-48e6-b85b-94c0b7bf4d2e This spring, the PSU TEECA group received the national Outstanding Chapter Award, a recognition given to just one university chapter nationwide. Thu, 11 May 2017 14:14:16 CDT 258446ad-7a65-48e6-b85b-94c0b7bf4d2e With the help of faculty, student overcomes the rough patches http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=daa7d4ea-12d9-4b68-983a-aa76fbcf6503 Jerryka Stevens went through some rough patches, but with the help of faculty, she's achieving her dream of a college education. Thu, 11 May 2017 08:53:19 CDT daa7d4ea-12d9-4b68-983a-aa76fbcf6503 Nurse Pinning tradition continues http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=a35f0cba-144d-4b45-88bd-34f5bb0ee160 On Thursday, May 11, graduates from the Irene Ransom Bradley School of Nursing will be recognized at Pittsburg State University’s Nursing Pinning Ceremony. Fri, 12 May 2017 08:50:20 CDT a35f0cba-144d-4b45-88bd-34f5bb0ee160 Physics grad follows his interests to Ireland http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=7aad4f7f-93cb-48b9-9508-ef34ce665f06 After Talon Thompson receives his master's degree in physics this week, he's headed off to study in Ireland. Thu, 11 May 2017 08:46:35 CDT 7aad4f7f-93cb-48b9-9508-ef34ce665f06 Student takes on a big job as campus apartments manager http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=0885b0e0-f0fa-41a2-ad47-33c73f3fddfb Courtney Hensler, one of the more than 1,200 students who will graduate from PSU this week, says one of the more meaningful experiences she's had on campus has been managing the Crimson Village Apartments. Wed, 10 May 2017 09:37:14 CDT 0885b0e0-f0fa-41a2-ad47-33c73f3fddfb Polymer chemistry grads go to industry, advanced programs http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=c726e7bc-7b50-42ed-8ac7-7a5705e60971 With support from the Kansas Legislature, Pittsburg State University launched its Polymer Chemistry Initiative in 2014. Now, just three years later, the university is producing a rising number of graduates for industry and advanced programs. Tue, 09 May 2017 15:09:54 CDT c726e7bc-7b50-42ed-8ac7-7a5705e60971 Volunteers to read names on Vietnam Wall http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=6b35a225-e1b4-44a4-b1d7-5ba515557e86 As part of the national multi-year 50th anniversary commemoration of the Vietnam War, the Friends of the PSU Veterans Memorial is sponsoring a special event in remembrance of those Americans who died in the Vietnam War. Following a Memorial Day observance at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 29, volunteers will read all 58,288 names inscribed on the Vietnam Wall. Tue, 09 May 2017 08:40:06 CDT 6b35a225-e1b4-44a4-b1d7-5ba515557e86 Student finds her passion and charts a new path http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=d4c09c01-8bb7-4937-a994-336c8260a489 Hannah Thomas, one of more than 1,200 who will receive degrees at PSU commencement exercises this week, found her passion at Pitt State and has embarked on a path she didn't expect. Mon, 08 May 2017 16:24:45 CDT d4c09c01-8bb7-4937-a994-336c8260a489 Kelce offers new insurance course http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=6e59f11e-a41e-4b21-af55-f5a7daa3f6f0 Pittsburg State’s Kelce College of Business is offering an online insurance course this summer as part of the new Kansas Insurance Certificate initiative. Mon, 08 May 2017 11:41:18 CDT 6e59f11e-a41e-4b21-af55-f5a7daa3f6f0 PSU alumnus Mckay joins Tech Ed faculty http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=b41e2898-d690-44b6-a096-2943c2a6fec4 Alumnus Bryon Mckay is following in the footsteps of a beloved faculty member. Fri, 05 May 2017 15:35:44 CDT b41e2898-d690-44b6-a096-2943c2a6fec4 Student nurses group earns accolades for service, leadership http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=d1f585c1-74b4-41fb-8128-2e1cbd8caa5a Pittsburg State University’s chapter of the Kansas Association of Nursing Students (KANS) has been recognized nationally once again for its professional leadership and service work. Fri, 05 May 2017 10:33:45 CDT d1f585c1-74b4-41fb-8128-2e1cbd8caa5a Packaging program among nation's best http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=65529f01-6882-4705-a778-187336f27239 Pittsburg’s State packaging graphics program was recently recognized as being among the top in the nation. Fri, 05 May 2017 10:33:28 CDT 65529f01-6882-4705-a778-187336f27239 First Principals’ Forum focuses on mental health http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=29d5f57a-fa6e-4f1d-8acb-5fcbd08b33cf The first Principals' Forum, planned by the Department of Teaching and Leadership, focused on mental health for students, families and educators, themselves. Tue, 02 May 2017 09:12:30 CDT 29d5f57a-fa6e-4f1d-8acb-5fcbd08b33cf PSU names 2017 Outstanding Seniors http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=e591316b-869f-4b8d-b2b2-778b330c6efc Katelyn Flood and Cody James Lindbloom are PSU's 2017 Outstanding Seniors. Wed, 17 May 2017 16:12:03 CDT e591316b-869f-4b8d-b2b2-778b330c6efc