Fri, 04/06/2012 — The University of Kansas Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies and the Center for Global and International Studies, together with the Foreign Military Studies Office at Fort Leavenworth, will host the third annual KU-Fort...
Thu, 04/05/2012 — Mary K. Zimmerman More Information Department of Sociology LAWRENCE – University of Kansas sociologist Mary K. Zimmerman charges that U.S. health care policies in the past 30 years have challenged, disrupted and in some cases have derailed a large number of family lives. In a recent talk to the 75th meeting of Midwest Sociological Society in Minneapolis, Zimmerman
Thu, 04/05/2012 — More Information KU Public Safety LAWRENCE – The number of criminal offenses reported on the University of Kansas Lawrence campus declined in 2011, according to information released today by the Public Safety Office. Violent crime, defined by the FBI as murder, rape, robbery and aggravated assault, continues to account for a small portion of all crime reported. There were only two
Wed, 04/04/2012 — Doug Ward More Information School of Journalism LAWRENCE – Doug Ward, Budig Professor of Writing at the School of Journalism, will present the Budig Writing Lecture at 4 p.m. Monday, April 16, in Alderson Auditorium in the Kansas Union. Ward, associate professor of journalism, is giving the lecture as part of his 2011-12 Budig Teaching Professorship of
Wed, 04/04/2012 — More Information Office of Research & Graduate Studies LAWRENCE – Research at the University of Kansas made a major impact on the state’s economy last year, in addition to finding cures, discovering new technology and benefiting Kansans everywhere. Research expenditures at all KU campuses grew to $240.1 million in fiscal 2011, a 6.9 percent increase over 2010. That figure included