Eleven Washburn University students were recently inducted into Lambda
Pi Eta, the national honor society for undergraduates in communication.
Inductees, listed by hometowns, are:
Fairfax Station, Va.: Rachel Prior
Jacksonville, Fla.: Mariana Neff
Lawrence: Kelsey Schweer
Norton: Amber Sheley
Ozawkie: Jaycee Breese
Delia Gillis, director of Africana Studies and professor of history and
anthropology at the University of Central Missouri, will moderate of
panel discussion on the exhibition “Contemporary Reflections: Brown v.
Board after Sixty Years,” at 6 p.m., Tuesday, April 8 at the Mulvane Art
The panel will consist of artists represented in the exhibition, who
include painters Lonnie Powell and Michael Toombs, fiber artists Nedramore...
Twelve Washburn University students have been selected for induction
into the Sigma Tau Delta international English honor society. New
members will be:
Emmett: Martha Custis
Fredonia: Mali Farwell
Topeka: Maribeth Emmert, Andrew Fletcher, Hillary Hall, Amy Rhoads,
Peter Rocha, Sam Sayler, Alexandra Schafer, Oliver Schbley, Kathryn
Silvers, Adam Vlach
Six Washburn University students have been selected as finalists in the
Nall Speak Off which is sponsored by the communication department. Each
semester, the top one to three students are selected from each public
speaking course at Washburn to represent their respective classes in the
Finalists for the competition, their hometown, topic and placement were:
First place: Eric Preister, Topeka, “Wind Powermore...
Registrations are being accepted for summer classes and workshops for
all ages offered by the Mulvane Art Museum at Washburn University.
The hands-on classes are taught by local artists. Class times are
available to accommodate a variety of schedules, ages, abilities and
interests. Participants discover their inner artist through ceramics,
jewelry, garden art, painting, felting, drawing, fiber arts, duct tape