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CAC openings The Student Activities Council is seeking students to be candidates for the 2013-2014 SAC executive board. Those wishing to apply must turn in an application by 4 p.m. Friday, April 5, to the Campus Activities Center office located in the basement of the Overman Student Center.   Art trip planned The University Art Association will travel to Kansas City to visit the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and the Kansas City Art Institute on Saturday, April 13. For more information, contact Mercedes Brink at mbrink@gus.pittstate.edu. Dance Marathon executive openings Applications to join the Dance Marathon’s executive board are open for interested students. Seven positions are available: director, vice…

Many nations, one ‘big family’

Fulbright scholars learn about more than language Tiffany Krause | Collegio Reporter Ilnur Khuzin says when he came to Pittsburg State University, the thing that most surprised him was the laid-back educational environment. He says living in the United States has been a big adjustment. Khuzin, a Fulbright scholar, says he is surprised that students are able to dress however they want when they to go to class because, in Russia, the universities have a dress code. “It is also acceptable for students to have food in class,” Khuzin said. “It’s not that way in Russia.” Khuzin has made enormous strides in his teaching career by applying and being accepted into the Fulbright program. He…