Washburn University President Jerry Farley announces the appointment of
Marc B. Fried as university legal counsel.
Fried comes to Washburn from St. Louis (Mo.) Community College, where he
served as general counsel. Fried’s previous posts have included
associate at Armstrong Teasdale LLP and county counselor and first
assistant in the prosecuting attorney’s office, Jefferson County, Mo.
“We are delighted a person with this levelmore...
Forty-five students were inducted recently into the Ichabod Chapter of
the National Senior Honor Society of Mortar Board at Washburn University.
Mortar Board, Inc. is a national honor society which recognizes college
seniors for distinguished ability and achievement in scholarship,
leadership and service. Founded in 1918 as the first national
organization honoring senior college women, the Society opened its
membership to men in 1975.more...
Delia Gillis, director of Africana Studies and professor of history and
anthropology at the University of Central Missouri, will moderate of
panel discussion on the exhibition “Contemporary Reflections: Brown v.
Board after Sixty Years,” at 6 p.m., Tuesday, April 8 at the Mulvane Art
The panel will consist of artists represented in the exhibition, who
include painters Lonnie Powell and Michael Toombs, fiber artists Nedramore...
Six Washburn University students have been selected as finalists in the
Nall Speak Off which is sponsored by the communication department. Each
semester, the top one to three students are selected from each public
speaking course at Washburn to represent their respective classes in the
Finalists for the competition, their hometown, topic and placement were:
First place: Eric Preister, Topeka, “Wind Powermore...
If the zombie apocalypse were to wipe out half of the population, who
would you choose to be the new leader? Six Washburn University faculty
members will take part in the Zombie Apocalypse Survival Debate at 7
p.m. Wednesday, April 2 in the Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center, Washburn
campus. The debates will be set up bracket-style with an exciting twist
during the final rounds. Also enjoy zombie trivia from zombie television
shows and movies. Themore...