@K-State Archives 2012

January 2012
Cotton Bowl Community Service Project to Bring Wildcats and Razorbacks Together for a Cause
K-State Taking Nominations for Alumni Entrepreneurs
Demanding Kansas Legislative Session to Begin Jan
Salina Campus Phasing in Leadership Studies Minor
Intersession History, Record-Breaking Milestones Support Students Between Terms
A Thank You Note from Coach Snyder
Ticket Promotions Announced for Missouri Game
Fans Challenged to _Pack the House_ Feb
K-State Athletics Partners with VFW Foundation to Support Military
Ahearn Fund Launches R1SE UP Campaign
Bowl Game Pep Rally and Watch Parties to Gather K-Staters
High School Juniors Invited to a Preview of College Life
K-State Alumni Association Receives Rally Award for Coach Voting
Share a Memory of a K-State Meal or Special Dinner
Shortening the To-Do List_ Wichita Alum's Gift Modernizing Geology Lab
Foundation News and Updates
Ring in the New Year with a Gift 

February 2012
K-State Looking to Pack the House in Feb.
A Case for Excellence_ K-State Earns Sweepstakes Award for Communication Efforts
State Legislative Session Opens
K-State Awarding Scholarships for Distance Education Students
Drama, Dance, Music and More_ February a Celebration of the Arts at K-State
Fall Graduates_ Nearly 1,300 Earn Degrees From K-State
217 Wildcats Named to Big 12 Fall Honor Roll
Baseball Season Tickets On Sale
Opinion Editorial_ West Stadium Center Campaign to Transform Community
K-State Track, 299th Brigade Support Battalion Team Up
Cotton Bowl Wrap-Up
Alumni Association Provides Scholarship Opportunities
Kaplan, Alumni Association to Sponsor Free Practice Test Event
Class Quote_ Share a Memory of a Storm or Adverse Weather
Corporate Partners Advancing K-State
Foundation News and Updates
Warm Up This Winter with an Online Gift

March 2012 
K-State Wants to Hear From You on Reaccreditation 
Legislative Update 
K-State Opens Recycling Center 
K-State Master's Degree Program in Adult Education Expanding to Olathe Campus 
McGruder, Samuels Named to All-Big 12 Teams 
K-State’s Chambers, Childs Named All-Big 12 First Team 
K-State Announces 2012 Baseball Ticket Promotions 
K-State Announces 2012 Football Ticket Options 
K-State’s Simoneau Selected to 2012 College Football HOF Ballot 
K-State Alumni Membership No. 1
Wabash CannonBall Raises Record Scholarship Dollars 
Distinguished K-State Alumni Participate in Alumni Fellows Week 
High School Sophomores Invited to For Sophomores Only April 20-21 
Telefund Generates $1,075,895 for K-State — Thank You Alumni! 
Foundation News and Updates 
Did We Miss You?

April 2012 
Legislative Session Adjourns; Final Decisions Still to be Made for K-State
Students Devote Spring Break to Community Service Across the Nation
Make a Connection, Expand your Social Network at All-University Open House
New Continuing Education Program Promotes Degree Completion for Kansas Residents
Dodgeball Tournament April 14 to Support K-State Cancer Research
Bruce Weber Named Men's Basketball Coach
K-State Alumni Association Day Set for April 27
Four Wildcats Garner All-Big 12 Honors
Women's Basketball to Hold Banquet April 16
K-State Inline Hockey Club Scores a Shot at National Title
Jr. Wildcat Club
17 New Student Alumni Board Members Selected to Assist K-State Alumni Association
Members Reminded to Vote for 2012-2013 Board Nominees
Share a Memory of a Storm or Adverse Weather
Ambassadors for Philanthropy_ KSU Student Foundation Selects New Members
Foundation News and Updates
Giving Online is Good for K-State

May 2012
Commencement
K-State Olathe Announces First Five Advanced Degree Programs to be Offered
Live Tax Free in Kansas with ROZ
Legislative Article
University Youth Mentoring Program Earns Gold Star Status From Kansas Mentors
Fans Can Help Bring College GameDay to Manhattan
Big 12 Track & Field Championship Tickets on Sale
Football Captains Named for 2012
Football to Host Summer Camps
Wildcats Place Three on Academic All-Big 12 Teams
Watch for K-State in a Town Near You this Summer!
Association to Host Events for Graduating Students
Association Honors Outstanding Graduates
Portraits of Passion
Foundation News and Updates
Congratulations, K-State Alumni-to-Be!

June 2012
K-State 150 _ Kansas State University
Verna M. Fitzsimmons Named CEO and Dean of Kansas State University Salina
K-State Olathe Receives LEED Silver Certification for First Building
Remembering K-State’s Food Connections_ Send Your Stories for Sesquicentennial History, Recipe Book
2012 Kansas Legislative Wrap-up
K-State Salina Flight Team Lands in Top 10 at National Competition
Single Game Football Tickets on Sale
K-State Basketball Legend Bob Boozer Passes Away
Mark Simoneau Receives Ultimate Honor
Childs Takes Game To China
Fifty-Six Student-Athletes Earn Degrees
Association Welcomes TCU, WVU to Big 12, Plans Pregame Events
Newest K-State Alumni Welcomed to the Family
Association to Offer Free Ice Cream to Students, Parents
Share How You Incorporated K-State into Your Wedding
1863 Circle Recognizes Leadership in Annual Giving
Foundation News and Updates
Congratulations and Welcome, New K-State Alumni!

July @K-State
K-State Day at the Kansas State Fair Planned for Sept.
Making History_ Team Lands K-State Salina's First Top 10 in Historic Air Race
Research With Gluten Alternatives Shows Promise for Kansas Sorghum Farmers and Consumers
Campus Dining Centers Make the Grade in Boosting Students' Academics, Social Support
Noel Schulz Named College of Engineering's Associate Dean
Kynard Headed to Olympic Games
K-State Men's and Women's Basketball Tickets on Sale Now
Faithful to Our Colors Ahearn Shall Ever Be
K-State Men's Basketball Team To Travel To Brazil
Ahearn Fund '31 Days of Thanks
Association Plans Pregames for Big 12 Road Contests
Help Others Enjoy the Advantages of a K-State Education
K-State Alumni Assume Leadership Positions on Board
Class Quote - How Did You Incorporate K-State Into Your Wedding
K-State Salina Aviation Students Hit the Sky, Thanks to Scholarships
Foundation News and Updates
K-State_ Where Exciting Journeys Begin

August @K-State
Change on the Way_ Campus Improvements Take Center Stage
Wildcat Anthem_ to be Performed Live at Purple Power Play on Poyntz
Using Social Media for Health Concerns Helps Patients Find Success, Stay Motivated
That's Entertainment_ McCain Auditorium Announces 2012-2013 Performance Series
Keep Pets Safe, Comfortable in Summer Heat
Record Number of Wildcats Headed to Olympic Games
President Kirk Schulz Named to NCAA Board of Directors
Alumni Offered Football Ticket Discount for Homecoming Game
Men's Basketball to Hold Open Practice in Aug.
Bishop, Murrell Elected to Kansas Sports Hall of Fame
K-State Alumni Association Breaks Records in Fiscal Year 2012
New Partnership to Identify More K-State Legacies
Association Serves Ice Cream to More New Students, Parents than Ever Before
Do You Have a Memorable Experience With Willie the Wildcat_
Purple Pride_ K-State Donors Set New Record with $121 Million
Foundation News and Updates
Beat the Heat_ Give Online!

September @K-State
Many Ways to Get Involved in K-State's 150th Celebration
K-State Day at the Kansas State Fair Planned for this Sunday
Deja Vu_ K-State Featured Again by Princeton Review as One of the Best Colleges in the Nation
Fans Encouraged to Participate in Game Day Recycling
University a Family Affair for some Faculty, Staffers
K-State Welcomes Miami in Nationally Televised Matchup
Wildcats Sweep Through Bluejay Invitational
Preferred Entrances for Fans Identified During WSC Construction
Ahearn Fund Reaches New Record Levels
Former Wildcat Streb Wins PGA Tour Event, Secures 2013 PGA Tour Card
Celebrations Planned for K-State Alumni Center's 10th Anniversary
K-State’s Student Alumni Board Receives National Award
80 K-State Students Receive 2012-2013 Legacy Scholarships
Association Plans Pregames for Big 12 Road Contests
A Place to Call Home_ The K-State Welcome Center
Foundation News and Updates
Kick Off a New School Year with an Online Gift

October @K-State
Another Record_ Kansas State University's Enrollment Tops 24,300
Certified Excellence_ K-State Strides in Diversity
Twice as Nice_ Kansas State University Alumnus Wins Second Emmy
Alumni, Student Photographers to Capture a Week at K-State
Distance Education Giveaway Website Relaunched
K-State Hosts KU in Sold-Out Dillon's Sunflower Showdown
$1 Tickets Available for Pack the Field House
K-State Clips Skyhawks, 13-7
Wildcats Snap Road Losing Streak at Baylor
K-State Logs Record Sixth Home Football Sellout
'Mr. K­-State’ Ernie Barrett Receives 2012 Wildcat Pride Award
Come Back to K-State for Homecoming
Being Student Ambassadors_ A Year in Review
Do You Have a Memorable Experience with Willie the Wildcat
K-State Student Foundation Wins Award
Foundation News and Updates
Fall's the Time to Give Online

November @K-State
Kansas State University Celebrates 150 Years
Center for Advancement of Entrepreneurship
Electric research_ Grant to Help Develop Solar-Powered Charging Stations for Plug-in Vehicles
Cindy Bontrager Named New VP for Finance
Klein Chosen as Finalist for ARA Sportsman Award
Bill Snyder Saved a Town and Football Team Twice
K-State vs. Oklahoma State
K-State Defeats Fort Hays State in Exhibition Opener
Homecoming Results
Amy Button Renz Receives First Amethyst Award from K-State
The 2013 Student Ambassadors
K-State Alumni Center Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary
Supporting Diversity at K-State
Foundation News and Updates
Fall's the Time to Give Online

December @K-State
More Than 1,300 Students to Graduate in Dec.
Awards from Johnson Cancer Research Center Help Undergraduates Join Fight Against Cancer
Cargill Grant Helps Introduce Diverse Students to Careers in Agriculture, Business and Engineering
Professor's Hobby Turns into Academic Offerings
Engineers Study How to Improve High-speed Rail Ties Against Freezing, Thawing Conditions
K-State is Headed to the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
Wildcats Named Finalists for High-Profile Awards
Big 12 Student Athlete Spotlight_ Laura Galvan
K-State Dedicates $18 Million Training Facility
K-Staters Making Travel Plans for Tostitos Fiesta Bowl
K-State President Kirk Schulz Named 2012 CASE Executive Leader of the Year
Two K-State Faculty Receive $5,000 Iman Awards for Research and Teaching
Two K-State Graduates Named First Recipients of Distinguished Young Alumni Award
Good for K-State
Foundation News and Updates
Say Goodbye to 2012 With a Gift Online