Washburn School Of Law Washburn University Washburn Tech
Washburn University Newsroom

Press Releases

  • 5/6/19 10:24 am CDT
    WHAT: Washburn University continues the traditional of serving students a “Late Night Breakfast” the Monday of Finals Week tonight, May 6. Hundreds of Washburn students will take a break to join friends for the free breakfast served by Washburn faculty and staff. This event is symbolic of the support the entire campus lends to students as they complete their final week of classes each Spring semester.WHEN: Monday, May 6, 9 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.WHERE: Memorial Union on the Washburn Universitymore...
  • 5/1/19 11:44 am CDT
         Topeka, Kan. – The Center for First-generation Student Success, an initiative of Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA) and The Suder Foundation, named Washburn University as a First Forward institution. The First Forward designation recognizes institutions of higher education that have demonstrated a commitment to improving experiences and advancing outcomes of first-generation college students.     “The Center is so pleased tomore...
  • 4/29/19 3:23 pm CDT
         TOPEKA, Kan. - Washburn University will host a Candlelight Vigil on Tuesday, April 30th at the Kuehne Bell Tower at 7 p.m., to honor Ichabod football player Dwane Simmons. In case of rain, the vigil will be in the Memorial Union in Washburn rooms A and B, on the Washburn campus.       The Washburn Ichabod football team, athletic department and campus community are mourning the loss of Simmons, a junior mass media major from Lee's Summit, Mo.,more...
  • 4/28/19 11:24 am CDT
         Washburn University issued the following statement this morning to the university community:To the campus community:We come to you this morning with sad and difficult news.  Early this morning two of our students were the victims of an off-campus shooting.  Dwane Simmons, a junior and a member of the football team, was killed in the incident.  In addition, Corey Ballentine, a senior, was injured.  Ballentine is expected to make a full recovery.Any timemore...
  • 4/26/19 10:58 am CDT
    Topeka celebrates Law Day with a public program.
         Washburn University School of Law, Topeka Bar Association and the judges of the Kansas Third Judicial District are sponsoring Law Day 2019 at Washburn Law on May 1.  The day will include a Continuing Legal Education Course (CLE) in the Robinson Courtroom from 12:30 to 5 p.m. and a free public program from 6 to 8 p.m.     The theme for Law Day 2019 is “Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society,” with a focus on these cornerstones of representative governmentmore...

Washburn tweets

We bet you've never seen a truck be unloaded this quickly. We hope you enjoy your first weekend on campus Bods! Joi… https://t.co/i6W0STi2a8-10 hours 32 min ago
Avengers: Endgame is at 7pm in Washburn A/B TONIGHT! Free movie, free popcorn, and hanging out with all of your new… https://t.co/kqHJFx26iJ-1 day 15 hours ago
RT : Good morning, Ichabods! Due to the forecast of inclement weather this evening, we will be moving Avengers: Endgame… https://t.co/ointTIld0B-1 day 15 hours ago