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Campus Activities Center hosts Student Leadership Summit

The Overman Student Center was home to PSU students who are members of campus organizations on Sunday afternoon. Those in attendance were able to learn leadership and organizational skills.  Sign-in began at 12:30 p.m. and the summit lasted until 5 p.m. The event was held for student organizations’ office holders and was free of charge. …

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Blevins speaks of feminism, motherhood, more

Pitt State lecturer Allison Blevins not only teaches on women and gender studies but also writes poetry on the subject. Blevins was featured as part of the Distinguished Visiting Writer’s Series Thursday, March 21, to read her work.  Blevins was the first author to visit campus this semester for the Distinguished Visiting …

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PRAD Club hosts burrito fundraiser

If Pittsburg State students are feeling hungry April 1 and 2, they will be able to stop by the Oval on campus to purchase a burrito and support PSU’s Public Relations and Advertising Club (PRAD).  The fundraiser is being held by the PRAD club, a student group based out of the communications department which aims …

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PSU hosts exhibit by former Hallmark art director

On Thursday, March 7 prior to dismissal for Spring Break, Porter Hall’s Harry Krug Gallery was treated to a presentation from Kansas City–based artist John Keeling.  The exhibit, titled “Water + Color”, features a variety of watercolor paintings including florals and portraits, and will be on display until April 4. Keeling’s work has been …

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Kansas vocalists compete in Rondelli Competition

Students of voice from across Kansas descended on Pittsburg during Spring Break to fill the Bicknell with music.  The PSU department of music hosted the Third Annual Barbara Rondelli Kansas Statewide Classical Voice Competition Saturday, March 9 in the Linda and Lee Scott Concert Hall at the Bicknell Family Center for the …

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TEDx to come to PSU once more

Pittsburg State has partnered with TEDx again and will be hosting TEDxPittsburgStateUniversity for the second year in a row on March 26. The event starts at 6 p.m. Seating is limited, and ticket sales opened Monday and will go until they are sold out. Tickets can be purchased in the ticket office …

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Student exchanges with purpose

Some students may choose to exchange overseas to experience a different culture or for fun. For one student from Pakistan, he exchanged with a purpose.  Pankaj, junior in electrical engineering, has come to Pittsburg State University from Pakistan as part of The Global UGRAD-Pakistan program.  The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan is sponsored …

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Automotive Orientation Day brings opportunities for PSU tech students

More than 30 automotive technology businesses and many PSU automotive tech and diesel, and heavy equipment students spent the day together to network and form connections between employers and potential employees.  On Wednesday, March 6th, the PSU department of automotive technology hosted Automotive Orientation Day (AOD). Students were able to attend panels and a job fair, where …

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Men’s Basketball defeats Nebraska-Kearney and falls to Fort Hays

The men’s basketball teams played two road matches against Nebraska-Kearney and Fort Hays State. They won against Nebraska-Kearney (83-75) but lost to Fort Hays (61-71).    “Well I thought our game against Nebraska-Kearney we did a really good job of finishing the game,” said head coach Kim Anderson. “… I thought our guys did a great job …

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