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  • 9/29/17 9:22 am CDT

    Open now through December 16, 2017

         Speaking Volumes: Transforming Hate showcases the diverse work of 39 artists who have transformed thousands of anti-Semitic and racist books into an uplifting and dynamic exhibition. The exhibition – open now through December 16, 2017, at Washburn University’s Mulvane Art Museum -- is visually powerful, thought-provoking, sometimes humorous, always challenging, and ultimately deeply moving.     The story of Speaking Volumes began in 2003 when the Montanamore...
  • 9/28/17 9:52 am CDT
         Topeka, Kan. – Byron Hurt will present “Locker Room Talk or Toxic Masculinity? Let’s Talk” Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in the Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center, on the Washburn University campus. This guest lecture explores race, gender, class, and popular culture, with a particular focus on gender violence prevention. This event is free and open to the public.     Hurt is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, author, and speaker. The formermore...
  • 9/26/17 2:53 pm CDT
    Washburn University Pitch Competition Poster
         The annual Washburn University School of Business pitch competition welcomes Washburn University and Washburn Institute of Technology (Washburn Tech) students pitch a new business idea to a panel of judges. The top four presentations win the prizes along with the top freshman entry and the top Washburn Tech entry.   The total prize pool of $25 thousand comes through a partnership with Go Topeka     “Students have the opportunity to explain theirmore...
  • 9/23/17 3:13 pm CDT
    Washburn University 2017 Family of the Year
         Washburn University has been a way of life for three generations for the 2017 Family of the Year.  The Cafer/Debenham family counts nine Washburn graduates in their ranks along with one of Washburn’s past coaches and athletic directors.  What’s more, the family also has a current Washburn senior in its ranks.     “There aren’t many students who can say they were born to be an Ichabod,” says senior communications major Glynnis Debenham, “but Imore...
  • 9/22/17 12:33 pm CDT
    Washburn University student Madeline Draper works with a WU Moves participant.

    WU Moves is a community wellness program for seniors

         Physical therapist assistant and health services administration students from Washburn University kicked off Fall Prevention Awareness Week by working with individuals from the East Topeka Senior Center to avoid falls.  The seniors participate in WU Moves -- a community wellness program at Washburn University.     Falls are the leading cause of accidental injury among seniors and a major cause of hospitalization and even death.  Seniors aremore...

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Don't forget to join us for the Homecoming Parade tomorrow! The parade begins at 10:00 a.m. & travels around Washburn's campus. #BodsAtSea-5 hours 53 min ago
Mr. Ichabod got in on the fun at Yell Like Hell last night with his own #BodsAtSea themed dance! https://t.co/917quEK8eN-11 hours 2 min ago
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