Washburn University students faculty and staff collected 14,000 cans for
three local hunger-relief efforts in the annual Can Emporia food drive
Results of the competition were announced Saturday during halftime of
the Washburn vs. Emporia State University football game at Yager Stadium
at Moore Bowl. In total, more than 73,000 cans were collected.
Although short of the goal set by Washburn Student Governmentmore...
Officials from Washburn University will sign the final beam required for
the construction of Welcome Center at Morgan Hall at 11 a.m. Wednesday,
Oct. 29 on the north side of the Morgan Hall on the Washburn campus.
The beam, 16’10” long and weighs 323 lbs., will be mounted the week of
Nov. 3. A topping out signing is an opportunity for the Washburn campus
community and the construction team to celebrate an important milestone
Animal Planet host and leading conservationist Jeff Corwin will share
why he has worked for the conservation of endangered species and
ecosystems around the globe at the Washburn Lecture Series at 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 29 in White Concert Hall, Garvey Fine Arts Center,
Washburn University campus. Washburn students get in free with their
Washburn ID and a suggested donation of five non-perishable food items
or $2. The event also is open to themore...
Washburn University seniors Alex Crume, Topeka, and Carly Willis,
Newton, Kan., were crowned Homecoming queen and king during halftime of
the Washburn University football game vs. Missouri Western State
University, Yager Stadium at Moore Bowl, Washburn University on
Saturday, Oct. 18.
Crume is a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon and has served as president, vice
president of finance and recruitment, as well as president ofmore...
In the coming months, Washburn University students, faculty and staff
will have the opportunity to learn from four individuals renowned in
their disciplines as they serve as the 2014-2015 Ruth Garvey Cochener
Fink Professors of Leadership.
The visiting professorships, made possible by university donors, support
leadership education on campus and within the community of Topeka and
greater Shawnee County.