ESU Offers Techmaker Camp for Children
May 18, 2018
Enrollment is now open for Emporia State’s Techmaker summer camp in June.
The camp, offered June 19 through 22, is open to students who have completed second through eighth grades. Students will spend the week exploring technology and the art of making. Sessions include multimedia production, programming, robotics, graphic design, manufacturing and art.
All sessions are taught by ESU faculty, staff students and others. Registration costs $75 with a deadline of June 1. The signup form is available online — https://www.emporia.edu/it/learning/documents/TM%20Registration%202018.pdf— and can be submitted to the Emporia Recreation Center, 313 W. Fourth Ave., Emporia.
For more information, contact Anna Catterson in ESU’s Learning Technology, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cattle Trader, Merchant and Newsman to be Inducted into Kansas Business Hall of Fame
May 16, 2018
A bullwhacker turned store-owner and a Kansas newsman with a background in law will be inducted next month into the Kansas Business Hall of Fame.
William Allen White Children’s Book Winners Announced
May 14, 2018
Being the new kid in school is never easy, and both winning titles in the 2018 William Allen White (WAW) Children’s Book Awards explore the unique obstacles that two new kids face. “Fish in a Tree” by Lynda Mullaly Hunt was selected by voters in Grades 3 through 5 and “Took” by Mary Downing Hahn was selected by voters in Grades 6 through 8.
I'm A Hornet from President Allison D. Garrett
May 9, 2018
It President Donald J. Trump signed into law on April 30 the National Memorial to Fallen Educators Act. The same week, the five newest inductees to the National Teachers Hall of Fame ...
Becky Dodge Successfully Presents Dissertation Proposal
May 7, 2018
Becky J. Dodge, candidate for the degree Doctor of Philosophy, Library and Information Management in the School of Library and Information Management, Emporia State University successfully defended ...
The Teachers College Honors Students, Faculty at End of Year Banquet
May 4, 2018
Sixty Emporia State University students from The Teachers College and three retiring faculty members received special recognition at The Teachers College 34th Annual Honors Banquet held the evening of May 4. Twenty-two received outstanding student awards and 41 students were honored for achievement of a 3.8 grade point average or higher.
ESU offers accelerated online business degrees — 100% online
May 2, 2018
Emporia State University is pleased to announce the launch of five accelerated online programs—four MBAs and a Master of Accountancy.
ESU offers accelerated graduate education degree programs—100% online
May 2, 2018
Emporia State University is pleased to announce the launch of our MS Educational Administration online program and four MS Curriculum and Instruction online programs.
Public Comments Sought for Emporia State Reaccreditation
April 25, 2018
Emporia State University is seeking comments from the public about the university in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The university will host a visit October 29-31, 2018, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission. Emporia State University has been accredited by the Commission since 1915. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the Commission’s Criteria for Accreditation.
I'm A Hornet From President Allison D. Garrett
April 25, 2018
National Memorial Legislation to recognize theMemorial to Fallen Educatorsat Emporia State University as a national memorial is headed to the desk of President Donald Trump after passage April 16 by ...
Research & Creativity Celebrated on Wednesday
April 24, 2018
Approximately 250 students and faculty from ESU will be participating in Research and Creativity Day on Wednesday, April 25. All events take place in the Memorial Union.
ESU Commencement Separated into Three Ceremonies
April 24, 2018
For the first time in its 155-year history, Emporia State University will celebrate students’ graduations with three separate commencement ceremonies.
Students Prepare for Arbor Day Event, Celebrate Tree Campus Honor
April 20, 2018
When Emporia State students spread out across campus next week to plant trees, they will celebrate both Arbor Day and the university’s fifth annual Tree Campus USA® recognition.
Workshop for Understanding Kansas Math Education Standards
April 19, 2018
James Patterson Teacher Education Scholarship open to incoming freshman education majors
April 18, 2018
The Teachers College at Emporia State University is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity for incoming freshman planning to major in elementary or secondary education. For the fifth year in a row, the Teacher Education Scholarship from international best-selling author James Patterson, will be awarded to six incoming freshmen in education. The $6,000 renewable scholarships will be awarded to eligible applicants for the 2018-2019 academic year. Applications for the scholarship are open now through 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018.
Memorial at Emporia State to Get National Recognition
April 16, 2018
Legislation to recognize the Memorial to Fallen Educators at Emporia State University as a national memorial is headed to the desk of President Donald Trump after passage today by the U.S. House of Representatives.
Kevin Rabas Named 2018 Roe R. Cross Distinguished Professor
April 13, 2018
“A rare sort of teacher who not only informs and instructs, but also ignites passion for his subject matter and inspires his students to achieve everything their potential allows.”