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  • 9/29/17 10:03 am CDT
         This year, Washburn University welcomed the largest “direct from high school” freshman class in university history.  The 830 new students coming directly to Washburn from high school was up 5 percent from last year’s class.  What’s more, dual-enrolled students – students who are taking classes while still in high school – saw a major 24.4 percent jump to 830 students this year.     Overall headcount on the traditional university campus was upmore...
  • 9/21/17 11:02 am CDT
         A member of the state’s highest court will speak at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26, in the Washburn Tech Conference Center at 5724 SW Huntoon. Kansas Supreme Court Justice Lee A. Johnson will address students, instructors and staff on the U.S. Constitution, the role of the court in interpreting it and guaranteed rights.     Justice Johnson’s visit is part of Washburn Tech’s observance of Constitution Day, which is an American federal observance that recognizesmore...
  • 6/26/17 3:18 pm CDT
         Students at Washburn University Institute of Technology (Washburn Tech) are among the most skilled in the country and now they have hardware to prove it. Four Washburn Tech competitors won medals at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference, which was held June 19-23 in Louisville, Ky. The annual event attracts more than 6,000 students, from around the country, who compete in 100 occupational and leadership skill areas.     The team of Kevinmore...
  • 5/4/17 11:09 am CDT
           The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) has awarded Washburn University’s College of Arts and Sciences a grant to operate a National Summer Transportation Institute in Topeka.  The grant is funded through a U.S. Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration program designed to address the need for a diverse workforce this 21st Century and to create an awareness of the career choices and opportunities that exist in the transportationmore...
  • 5/3/17 3:25 pm CDT
    Washburn Tech is gearing up to host its 18th annual Car Show from 9 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Friday, May 5 at 5724 SW Huntoon St. Entry fees for the show, which is free to the public, is $15 prior to the event or $20 on the day of the show.Car entries will be divided into five classes: custom/low riders, antique cars and trucks, muscle cars, motorcycles and special interest. Additional attractions include food, a live band, a heavy equipment rodeo, a car bash as well as a golf contest and othermore...

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