The Ichabod mascot will present the Best in Show Award at the Capital
City Classic Dog Show from 3:30-4:40 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 17 at the
Kansas Expocentre. The Capital City Classic Dog Show will have
approximately 1,200 to 1,400 dogs competing each day.
PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: 9:30 to 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14 Washburn President
Jerry Farley will join the Move Crew at the Living Learning Center.
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, students will move in to
Washburn University with the help of the Washburn Move Crew. This
Washburn tradition invites Washburn students, student organizations,
faculty, staff, alumni and the Topeka community to roll up their sleeves
and help Living Learningmore...
Noted percussionist Jeff Hamilton taught a captive audience of more than
40 at a Master Class offered Wednesday as part of the 10th annual
Washburn University Total Percussion Camp.
Participants worked through different strokes meant for using brushes,
sticks or mallets on a drumset. They “sang” what they intended to play
and focused on the importance of internalizing music and letting it
really come from within. And they got a lessonmore...
“Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965” by
author Juan Williams has been selected as the featured book in the
2014-2015 Washburn University iREAD program.
Based on the PBS-TV series of the same name, this book is Williams’
examination of the first decade of the American Civil Rights Movement
and was chosen in part to coincide with the 60th anniversary
of the Brown v. Board of Education U.S. Supreme Court Decisionmore...
The wheels are turning on yet another major construction effort on
The Washburn Board of Regents on Thursday approved the hiring of HTK/KWK
of Topeka. The firm will prepare architectural drawings for a new
350-bed student housing and dining facility to be built on the east side
of campus. That is about 50 beds smaller than the Living Learning Center.
The exact configuration of the student housing is unknown, Washburnmore...