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  • 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...
  • 9/19/18 11:03 am CDT
                Topeka, Kan.- Washburn University will host the 25th annual Literature Festival, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 in Washburn A/B in Memorial Union on the Washburn University campus, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The 2018 festival features Melanie Crowder, author of “Audacity,” “Parched,” “A Nearer Moon” and “Three Pennies.”            This event is open to students from grades 5 through 12 andmore...
  • 9/17/18 9:15 am CDT
    WHAT: Constitution Day is today, Monday, Sept. 17. In observation, Washburn University School of Law professor Davis Rubenstein will be discussing immigration laws and if they should receive special constitutional treatment.  In immigration cases, the Supreme Court’s normal rules of constitutional adjudication do not always apply. Should these laws receive special treatment for some purposes (e.g., federalism) but not others (e.g., rights)? Rubenstein will explore the transition betweenmore...
  • 9/12/18 10:39 am CDT
    Washburn University announced today that it has named William Finley as director of strategic analysis and reporting. Finley replaces Bob Handley who left Washburn to support a family business opportunity in Oregon.The strategic analysis and reporting department helps gather and analyze data for Washburn University.  In addition, they provide the data and information Washburn is required to provide to regulatory bodies at both the state and federal level.“I am very pleased to have Williammore...
  • 9/12/18 9:07 am CDT
    WHAT: Director and screenwriter Kevin Willmott will give a lecture Sept. 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center at Washburn University. The title of his talk is "Ownership, Racism, and Film." The lecture is free and the public is welcome.Washburn University has been hosting four films by Kevin Willmott in preparation for this lecture – “Confederate State of America” (Monday, Sept.10), “Destination Planet Negro” (Tuesday, Sept. 11), “William Allen White: What’s the Matter withmore...

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