Pitt State News http://www.pittstate.edu/ Pitt State News Improv play explores matters of death and life http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=c9692d1e-24fc-4a10-b0dc-398cd500a92c From its title, “Grave Matters,” the audience might expect the next Pittsburg State University Theatre production to be about death. But the improvisational play, written and directed by Cynthia Allan with material developed by the actors in the Advanced Performance Ensemble, is really about life. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:40:55 CDT c9692d1e-24fc-4a10-b0dc-398cd500a92c Misperceptions fall through cultural exchange http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=18d91756-511a-4602-b0e4-b91ce17277d5 A semester at PSU has dispelled some misperceptions UGRAD student Humas Sindhu had about the U.S. He hopes that in his time here, he's helped dispel some misperceptions Americans have about his home country. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:25:34 CDT 18d91756-511a-4602-b0e4-b91ce17277d5 Alumnus honored for teaching http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=cfd87941-d2c5-4a51-aad8-5c0dca6b9776 Alumnus Jim Hogan will be inducted into the Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame in June. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:03:23 CDT cfd87941-d2c5-4a51-aad8-5c0dca6b9776 Symphony, choirs present ‘An American Requiem’ http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=4db399f0-edac-42f0-9d62-42b6263cf34a The Southeast Kansas Symphony, the Pittsburg State University Choirs and guest choristers will perform, “An American Requiem” at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 30, in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:54:15 CDT 4db399f0-edac-42f0-9d62-42b6263cf34a Group plans outdoor fun for persons of all abilities http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=8bf47ea4-3ac5-4156-b066-6a964191f7e1 Students majoring in therapeutic recreation at Pittsburg State University are planning some free outdoor fun and activities for persons of all abilities on Saturday, April 29. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:24:58 CDT 8bf47ea4-3ac5-4156-b066-6a964191f7e1 HRD program receives nearly $800K donation http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=785a1c1d-7660-435a-b42a-d085cc525082 PSU's Human Resource Development program has received an unexpected donation of nearly $800,000. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:34:25 CDT 785a1c1d-7660-435a-b42a-d085cc525082 PSU students teach high school artists http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=cc92bc76-bbc9-4b20-9c51-f60a0cb6c9f6 Pitt State art students will lead a dozen workshops for 150 students from 13 area high schools at High School Art Day on Tuesday, April 25. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:24:44 CDT cc92bc76-bbc9-4b20-9c51-f60a0cb6c9f6 Jazz ensembles present spring concert http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=3f3a8c2c-9735-436b-9067-2ac40400c1c0 The Pittsburg State University jazz ensemble and jazz combo will present their final concert of the 2016-17 season at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, in the Linda & Lee Scott Performance Hall of the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. The concert is free and open to the public. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:02:38 CDT 3f3a8c2c-9735-436b-9067-2ac40400c1c0 Pitt State continues leadership tradition in national honor society http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=4e144035-afe0-4c41-a02b-ad1e0b4c5fa7 Two Pittsburg State University mathematics professors had an opportunity to reflect on history, recently, when they were elected to national offices with Kappa Mu Epsilon (KME), the national mathematics honor society. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:29:35 CDT 4e144035-afe0-4c41-a02b-ad1e0b4c5fa7 Group honors dedication to student health http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=31427b80-e1b2-4e8b-8028-88c79b156bcd For the past 27 years, Rita Girth has worked to keep students at Pittsburg State University healthy. In recognition of that dedication, the Central College Health Association (CCHA) recently honored Girth with the Ruth Sarna Spirit of College Health award. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:35:50 CDT 31427b80-e1b2-4e8b-8028-88c79b156bcd Groundbreaking set for Block22 project http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=3194e57e-d2b8-4634-bddc-7fc35819a252 Pittsburg State University and the City of Pittsburg will join together next week to celebrate the beginning of construction on the historic Block22 project in downtown Pittsburg. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:44:58 CDT 3194e57e-d2b8-4634-bddc-7fc35819a252 Construction students earn national scholarships http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=bd842252-e67b-4edf-a851-576703d7435a Four Pittsburg State University construction students were among the 158 nationwide that received scholarships from the Associated General Contractors of America. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 09:37:28 CDT bd842252-e67b-4edf-a851-576703d7435a PSU celebrates Earth Week http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=7c3f7338-b8ef-4e9a-9131-e9de149b5078 A number of campus groups at Pittsburg State University have planned activities this week to mark Earth Week, which culminates in Earth Day on Sunday, April 23. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 09:38:37 CDT 7c3f7338-b8ef-4e9a-9131-e9de149b5078 Enactus earns regional championship http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=8b2b19f3-e04c-4220-b784-6cdf38f265d9 The Pittsburg State Enactus team earned a spot in national competition after securing a regional championship earlier this month in Dallas. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:33:18 CDT 8b2b19f3-e04c-4220-b784-6cdf38f265d9 SYBARITE5 closes Solo & Chamber Series http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=08ad31c3-b49c-4cfe-b22f-24ab6c264b41 The 2016-17 Solo & Chamber Music Series at Pittsburg State University concludes on Friday, April 21, with a concert by SYBARITE5, a string quintet that has redefined the classical string quintet. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:58:36 CDT 08ad31c3-b49c-4cfe-b22f-24ab6c264b41 Exhibit features Marjorie Schick’s pioneering art for the body http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=5a63b0e7-e11b-4660-9654-b5c62e54ab75 A new art exhibit at Pittsburg State University showcases work that has had a major impact on the art world. At the same time, the art’s creator has had a major impact on generations of PSU students Fri, 14 Apr 2017 11:49:10 CDT 5a63b0e7-e11b-4660-9654-b5c62e54ab75 Student groups honored for peer education http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=5b01a99c-acf1-44b6-b7ec-8f143dc31069 The Pittsburg State University peer education groups Students for Violence Prevention and Gorillas in Your Midst were honored for their work with three awards at the NASPA-BACCHUS Initiatives Region IV-West conference held recently in Kansas City. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:59:37 CDT 5b01a99c-acf1-44b6-b7ec-8f143dc31069 Planetarium offers new programs for April http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=b5a4747b-95ed-4b58-8f3f-0f406d08041b The L. Russell Kelce Planetarium at Pittsburg State University will offer two new programs in April. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:47:44 CDT b5a4747b-95ed-4b58-8f3f-0f406d08041b Opera Theatre presents ‘A Gershwin Gala’ http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=a304a57f-6eb9-43a3-8a6c-189a68c83591 The PSU Opera Theatre will present a program entitled “A Gershwin Gala” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 14, in the Sharon Kay Dean Recital Hall in McCray Hall. Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:30:06 CDT a304a57f-6eb9-43a3-8a6c-189a68c83591 School of Nursing an Army ROTC Center of Excellence http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=cc3224ef-b578-4cc9-ad65-35292167e142 Army ROTC has designated the Irene Ransom Bradley School of Nursing at Pittsburg State University as a Cadet Command Nursing Center of Excellence. Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:59:10 CDT cc3224ef-b578-4cc9-ad65-35292167e142