Washburn Tech is turning into Santa’s Workshop to make toys for children
in need this holiday season. Washburn Tech Student Government
Association is hosting a Toys for Tots Build Day beginning at 8:00 a.m.,
Saturday, December 7, in the Cabinet and Mill lab in Building L at 5724
Students, technical instructors and volunteers plan to make 400 toys
consisting of wooden step stools, wooden beat box drums with drum sticksmore...
Washburn Tech’s Recycled Rides program will give away two more vehicles
to families in need at 6:00 p.m., Monday, November 25 in Washburn Tech’s
auto collision facility at 5724 S.W. Huntoon, Building K. An open house
for Washburn Tech’s auto service and auto collision programs will follow.
Recycled Rides partners auto students with instructors and professional
mentors in the community to refurbish two vehicles, which are awarded tomore...
Shoppers can get a jump on the holiday shopping season at the annual
Washburn Tech Holiday Gift and Craft Fair. More than 40 vendors will
display their merchandise from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday,
November 9th inside Washburn Tech’s Conference Center at 5724 S.W.
Huntoon. Admission for shoppers is free.
“This year we have another outstanding group of vendors who are joining
us and we’re looking forward to another successfulmore...
Members of the Kansas House and Senate budget-writing committees will
embark on a higher education tour beginning at Washburn Tech from
8:30-10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 22.
Washburn University President Jerry Farley first will address the group
inside the Heavy Diesel Construction Technology Center located on the
northwest corner of campus at 5724 SW Huntoon. Following a question and
answer period, legislators will tour Washburn Techmore...
Washburn Tech’s Recycled Rides program is getting more mileage thanks,
in part, to a donation from State Farm Insurance to the Washburn
University Foundation. A check presentation of $10,000 is scheduled for
3:30 p.m., Friday, October 18 at Washburn Tech’s auto collision facility
at 5724 S.W. Huntoon. A past Recycled Rides recipient also will be on
hand to share her experience with the program.
Inside the facility at 5:30 p.m., themore...