Pitt State News http://www.pittstate.edu/ Pitt State News Choirs present ‘American Tapestry’ http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=d3b7d141-e0ef-4f67-87df-ba1e7f656339 The Pittsburg State University Choirs, under the direction of Susan Marchant, will present a dinner performance, “An American Tapestry,” at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 30, in the Crimson and Gold Ballroom of the Overman Student Center. The deadline to purchase tickets for the performance and dinner is Monday, Sept. 26. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:35:29 CDT d3b7d141-e0ef-4f67-87df-ba1e7f656339 Another phone scam http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=9b42bce4-04f8-4f68-bf27-f23663e5ec0b Pittsburg State University police are making the campus community aware of a phone scam in which individuals are contacted and advised to pay money or provide personal information. Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:29:39 CDT 9b42bce4-04f8-4f68-bf27-f23663e5ec0b Students, alumni connect at Company Days http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=6f7a3ff3-49e8-4d65-b5b7-ba3ca7fa33ca The annual College of Technology Company Days is a unique experience for students and alumni . Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:15:40 CDT 6f7a3ff3-49e8-4d65-b5b7-ba3ca7fa33ca PSU joins Love Your Melon cause http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=ebe16a51-c7f1-4518-8bd7-54cd12274176 Pitt State junior Jordan Morrison formed PSU's LYM Crew to help support the fight against childhood cancer. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:34:01 CDT ebe16a51-c7f1-4518-8bd7-54cd12274176 Patterson announces retirement plans http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=0e8fc63c-0b7b-4793-8f77-716ca3cc44b1 Over the past 60 years, Pittsburg State University has had just two chief financial officers. It will soon begin a search for the third. John Patterson, the current vice president for administration and finance, has announced his plans to retire this year. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:23:08 CDT 0e8fc63c-0b7b-4793-8f77-716ca3cc44b1 PSU accepts Prairies gift http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=df9e46b8-bcca-4fcc-9103-dedf4759e5ea The university and the Department of Biology have accepted a gift of native prairie land near Cherokee. The O'Malley Prairies are an important educational resource for PSU biology students. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:43:24 CDT df9e46b8-bcca-4fcc-9103-dedf4759e5ea Opera salutes composer Kurt Weill http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=519a5f6c-f6f7-4245-9370-0ed3fe3beadb The PSU Opera Theatre will pay tribute to composer Kurt Weill in a free performance at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 22, in the Sharon Kay Dean Recital Hall in Pittsburg State University’s McCray Hall. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:55:42 CDT 519a5f6c-f6f7-4245-9370-0ed3fe3beadb Regional duo to perform acoustic American folk at PSU http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=8fc0b49e-6a62-4b4a-a8d9-497d6403ed0c The Vogts Sisters, from Erie, Kansas, will perform a free concert of acoustic American folk music at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24, in the Bill and Dotty Miller Theater in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts at Pittsburg State University. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:09:08 CDT 8fc0b49e-6a62-4b4a-a8d9-497d6403ed0c Series hosts fiction writer Amy Parker http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=eec0f4a4-5b54-4a9f-8c3b-b863f0dae426 Fiction writer Amy Parker will read from her own work at 8 p.m, Thursday, Sept. 22, in the Governors Room in Pittsburg State University’s Overman Student Center. Admission is free. Parker’s visit is sponsored by the PSU English Department’s Distinguished Visiting Writers series and the Student Fee Council. A reception will follow. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:50:02 CDT eec0f4a4-5b54-4a9f-8c3b-b863f0dae426 KTC hosts annual Company Days http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=795c9a21-f8b7-4422-a545-f116f1950fb2 More than 200 companies from across the nation will be at Pittsburg State this week for the annual College of Technology Company Days. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:51:55 CDT 795c9a21-f8b7-4422-a545-f116f1950fb2 PSU joins effort to curb texting and driving http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=6a623231-1d4c-4038-bb5d-27d279763b41 Starting this week, Pitt State will conduct a series of initiatives aimed at raising awareness of the dangers of texting and driving. The PSU campaign is part of a statewide “Don’t Text #Just Drive” challenge led by the Kansas Insurance Department. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:47:00 CDT 6a623231-1d4c-4038-bb5d-27d279763b41 Alumni get engaged on Family Day http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=2bd6b20c-1457-4ee5-a72d-c9238e61e6a6 Family Day meant a little something more to PSU alumni Kell Smalley and Leah Flynn this year. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 11:51:35 CDT 2bd6b20c-1457-4ee5-a72d-c9238e61e6a6 Student Diversity hosts slam poet Julia Garcia http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=49f42e80-953c-4663-a10d-7aff0484a605 In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, Pittsburg State University’s Office of Student Diversity will host a free presentation by slam poet Julia Garcia at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20, in the Crimson and Gold Ballroom of the Overman Student Center. Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:13:09 CDT 49f42e80-953c-4663-a10d-7aff0484a605 Polymer Chemistry Program helps students do research and publish http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=6d3195f5-7c00-433c-a2f4-cd60c9742a22 Students in PSU's polymer chemistry program are getting the opportunity to do exciting original research, which is getting published in respected professional journals. Fri, 16 Sep 2016 08:44:47 CDT 6d3195f5-7c00-433c-a2f4-cd60c9742a22 Student project celebrates campus diversity http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=164e6adc-cb83-4e54-b43d-7527b6ff454f Kolleen Gladden vice president of PSU’s Student Government Association, is turning to social media to promote diversity and togetherness on campus. Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:40:36 CDT 164e6adc-cb83-4e54-b43d-7527b6ff454f Honorary Family has deep Gorilla roots http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=dbb28733-f0c0-49ef-8218-7202cb4a839c In nominating her family, senior Hannah Pio noted that she will be the 23rd member of her family and the fourth generation to earn a Pitt State degree when she graduates next spring. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:32:16 CDT dbb28733-f0c0-49ef-8218-7202cb4a839c Speaker presents powerful message on drinking and driving http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=897cc7fc-77cf-4c6d-8c88-03536c629b73 Sara Panzau doesn’t speak from behind a podium because she wants students to see the scars and the missing arm that are the result of a single decision to drive after a night of drinking. Panzau will present a program, “Living Proof,” for PSU students and the general public at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 15, in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:23:43 CDT 897cc7fc-77cf-4c6d-8c88-03536c629b73 Planetarium begins fall shows http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=be370f63-0d0e-4693-be62-2eb2e731510e The L. Russell Kelce Planetarium at Pittsburg State University will open it’s fall series of shows this month with two productions,, “Moons: Worlds of Mystery,” and “From Dream to Discovery: Inside NASA.” Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:40:59 CDT be370f63-0d0e-4693-be62-2eb2e731510e Networking key at Meet the Firms http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=ab27398f-223d-4e4b-8aba-96e42f43294e The annual Meet the Firms event connects Kelce College of Business students with potential employers. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:03:31 CDT ab27398f-223d-4e4b-8aba-96e42f43294e U.S. News: PSU among the Best in the Midwest http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=8d3a004e-d8be-437e-8301-3ee223537d4d U.S. News and World Report has once again selected Pittsburg State University for inclusion on its list of the best first-tier regional universities in the Midwest. U.S. News released its “2017 Best Colleges” rankings on Tuesday. Tue, 13 Sep 2016 12:28:47 CDT 8d3a004e-d8be-437e-8301-3ee223537d4d