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  • 11/14/18 11:25 am CST

    Free event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., is designed for high school and college students with an interest in learning about the current state of the law as it pertains to the LGBTQ community.

         Washburn University School of Law will host “Q&A: Queers and Allies Discover the Law” on November 16 at the law school. This free event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and is designed for high school and college students with an interest in learning about the current state of the law as it pertains to the LGBTQ community and a desire to explore law as a career option. Interested allies are also welcom to attend.     Sessions will cover the importance ofmore...
  • 9/22/18 3:52 pm CDT
    Washburn University names Shermoen family as “Family of the Year”
         Washburn University named the Shermoen family as the “Family of the Year” today, Sept. 22, during halftime of the Family Day football game. This designation honors the Shermoens’ dedication to, support of and enthusiasm for the university. In the 50 plus years that the Shermoens have spent in Topeka, they have seen seven children and grandchildren graduate from Washburn.     The Shermoen family’s relationship with Washburn began in the fall of 1967, just onemore...
  • 9/11/18 11:07 am CDT
         Topeka, Kan. – The Washburn University College Republicans, College Democrats and the Young Americans for Liberty student organizations are joining forces to place 2,977 small American flags on the east Memorial Union lawn Tuesday, Sept. 11 in honor of Patriots Day and the lives lost in 2001. The memorial is part of the Young America's Foundation 9/11 Never Forget Project.     These students are also holding a moment of silence at 9:11 a.m. Sept. 11 in Carolemore...
  • 2/12/18 11:18 am CST
    WHAT: Undergraduate Research Day at the Capital is a chance for undergraduate students across the state of Kansas to showcase their research. Five Washburn University students are participating in the event, which includes all of the Kansas Board of Regents schools.WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 14, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.WHERE: Capital Building Rotunda, SW 8th & SW Van Buren, Topeka, KS 66612WHO: Students from Washburn University and Kansas Board of Regents schoolsVISUALS: Students with researchmore...
  • 10/9/17 9:57 am CDT
         Topeka, Kan. – Washburn University’s Theta chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota, an international music fraternity, earned the 2016-2017 Katherine Becker National Collegiate Chapter Achievement Award. Formed to "uphold the highest standards of music" and "to further the development of music in America and throughout the world", Sigma Alpha Iota provides musical and educational resources to its members and the general public.     In order to win this national award, amore...

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