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  • 4/10/19 5:01 pm CDT
    WHAT: The first Washburn International Film Institute (WIFI) Film Festival starts tomorrow, April 11th and runs through April 13th.  This first festival attracted nearly two thousand films from nearly 90 countries.Features include the premiere for a documentary about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) immigration policy by Allan Holzman ("Survivors of the Holocaust," "Old Man River"), who is a Peabody and two-time Emmy award-winning filmmaker.Additionally, the festival willmore...
  • 4/10/19 4:19 pm CDT
         Topeka, Kan. – Washburn University’s mass media department is celebrating their 25th anniversary with a banquet and keynote speaker. The banquet begins 6 p.m. Thursday, April 11 in Washburn A/B in Memorial Union on Washburn’s campus. Tickets are free for students and $20 for mass media alumni and friends. More than 120 tickets have been sold; this is the first year that tickets have been free for students.      Michel’ Cole, Washburn alumna and energy companymore...
  • 4/10/19 12:13 pm CDT
    Welcome to a special newsletter from the Public Relations staff at Washburn University.  This newsletter goes out every Wednesday when classes are in session.  It's designed to showcase events and story possibilities in the coming week.  For more information about any of these events or story tips, contact Washburn's Public Relations Department at wurelations@washburn.edu or at 785-670-1711.Wednesday, April 10, 20196:30 p.m.  – Henderson Hall (Room 100)Nall Speakmore...
  • 4/9/19 2:45 pm CDT
         Topeka, Kan. – The National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) has recognized Washburn University senior Paul Mismaque as the Outstanding Peer Education Student for 2018-2019. James Barraclough, director of undergraduate initiatives for the Washburn University Center for Student Success and Retention, and lecturer, received the award for Outstanding Advisor for 2018-2019. NASPA presented the awards during the Meeting of the Minds conferencemore...
  • 4/4/19 9:20 am CDT
         A new partnership with the Kansas Air National Guard will serve to enhance training opportunities at a trauma-scenario simulation to be staged beginning at 8:30 a.m., April 10 at Washburn University Institute of Technology (Washburn Tech). The military officially refers to the event as G Company, 1st battalion, 111th Regiment & Washburn Tech MEDEVAC Training.     A highlight of the simulation, referred to as The Big Sim, will be the cooperativemore...

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