Pitt State News http://www.pittstate.edu/ Pitt State News International Food and Culture Fair set for March 4 http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=03c19b62-f084-4d8c-9915-b2a6fdca8952 Food and culture from across the globe will be on display at Pittsburg State University’s annual International Food and Culture Fair on Saturday, March 4, in Pittsburg’s Memorial Auditorium. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:26:23 CST 03c19b62-f084-4d8c-9915-b2a6fdca8952 Pianist Mark Valenti to perform http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=e552a005-3646-4a42-90ea-1254d66cbc42 Pittsburg State University will host pianist Mark Valenti for a free public guest recital at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 6, in the Sharon K. Dean Recital Hall in McCray Hall. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:03:05 CST e552a005-3646-4a42-90ea-1254d66cbc42 PSU hosts annual Dance Showcase http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=b2fe80df-caf9-4cc3-9f75-559cc4b4af71 Monday, March 6, is a day dedicated to lovers of dance as PSU hosts the second annual Dance Showcase at the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. The event, which is free, takes place at 7 p.m. in the Linda and Lee Scott Performance Hall. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:04:45 CST b2fe80df-caf9-4cc3-9f75-559cc4b4af71 School of Construction honored by ACI http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=44e7426b-6b84-4672-ab88-87ea9d6e4f0a The Pittsburg State School of Construction will be honored later this month for giving its students various opportunities for hands-on learning. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:57:35 CST 44e7426b-6b84-4672-ab88-87ea9d6e4f0a WINNERS: Gorilla Awards 2017 http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=17542dba-9c6e-4ddf-8c07-c6d4f60584c9 And the winners of the first ever Gorilla Awards are... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:33:16 CST 17542dba-9c6e-4ddf-8c07-c6d4f60584c9 Bridgestone grant supports auto tech program http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=67bddefc-b458-4d09-b94a-bd65011e1fb2 The Automotive Technology program at Pittsburg State recently got a significant boost from an industry partner. Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:57:07 CST 67bddefc-b458-4d09-b94a-bd65011e1fb2 Wood tech jobs in high demand http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=524c6a83-f8a2-4302-a1c9-959c587ebcfc From the number of companies present at Wood Tech Company Day, it's clear that there is a high demand for graduates of Pitt State's wood tech program. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:37:48 CST 524c6a83-f8a2-4302-a1c9-959c587ebcfc Play’s theme speaks to modern audiences http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=47801d73-a5b1-4d36-9b9c-028c195753cc The Pittsburg State University Theatre will present Jon Robin Baitz’s “Other Desert Cities” Feb. 23-26 in the Dotty and Bill Miller Theater at the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:20:25 CST 47801d73-a5b1-4d36-9b9c-028c195753cc VOTE: Gorilla Awards 2017 http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=e91ccabd-bd1a-4195-bf85-c071e0cd9afa In honor of the 89th Academy Awards, we're introducing for the first time in school history The Gorilla Awards! Our team has compiled a list of featured videos Pitt State produced within the last year. Now all we need is for you to decide which one should be crowned; Best Picture, Best Comedy, and Best Musical Performance! All the videos are listed below within their specified category. The idea is simple. Watch all the videos and decide which one is the best for each category! Once you've made your choices, follow the link to our Facebook poll and cast your vote! Fri, 24 Feb 2017 16:13:33 CST e91ccabd-bd1a-4195-bf85-c071e0cd9afa Auto Tech student trains for WorldSkills http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=ee6b1d80-8d81-4f4f-81f6-de5826797b7c Junior automotive technology major Jonathan Robertson is training for WorldSkills competition this fall in Abu Dhabi. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:12:06 CST ee6b1d80-8d81-4f4f-81f6-de5826797b7c Artists, craftsmen collaborate on new exhibit http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=4f7673d0-6228-44ee-8c4b-9d87eb35cd51 “Home” is a new exhibit in the Harry Krug Gallery that grew out of the collaboration between wood technology and art majors at PSU. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:41:04 CST 4f7673d0-6228-44ee-8c4b-9d87eb35cd51 PSU earns United Way 'Rockstar' award http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=48d3c09b-7436-4582-a3c3-cb5406d619fc For its contribution to this year’s United Way campaign, Pittsburg State University has been named “Rockstar of the Year.” Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:32:44 CST 48d3c09b-7436-4582-a3c3-cb5406d619fc Chinese students host New Year’s Gala http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=905a7893-e514-4491-880c-ce0566cab682 Pittsburg State University’s Chinese Culture Club will host a Chinese New Year’s Gala on Thursday, Feb. 23, in the St. Pius X Catholic Student Center. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:40:07 CST 905a7893-e514-4491-880c-ce0566cab682 Students share research at Capitol event http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=27641ee6-8ffd-4c0f-b111-32231ae3aca9 Six Pittsburg State University will present their research today on the first-floor rotunda of the State Capitol as part of the annual Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol. The event runs from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:17:56 CST 27641ee6-8ffd-4c0f-b111-32231ae3aca9 Global Chef visits PSU http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=7bf265e4-e094-42dc-b38a-caeddfe5385d Authentic German cuisine will be featured at Pittsburg State University this week as part of Sodexo’s Global Chef program. Tue, 14 Feb 2017 08:38:47 CST 7bf265e4-e094-42dc-b38a-caeddfe5385d PSU partners with GCCC and Kansas Army National Guard http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=de2cc267-c35a-4575-9759-675391cebb2f During a special ceremony on Feb. 13, Pittsburg State University President Steve Scott signed a Memorandum of Agreement that established a formal linkage between PSU, Garden City Community College and the Kansas Army National Guard. Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:59:41 CST de2cc267-c35a-4575-9759-675391cebb2f Students hone their skills with tableware http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=aa514b9a-83b9-4003-a74b-17ae5aa8816c For most of the past 27 years, Peggy Snyder has taught students dining etiquette. Snyder, who is retiring this spring, will oversee her last Student Etiquette Dinner on Wednesday, Feb. 8. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:32:01 CST aa514b9a-83b9-4003-a74b-17ae5aa8816c Speaker offers encouraging message to students http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=134361eb-0bd8-4d4f-860d-be50e0f59134 Daniel Seddiqui will bring an encouraging message to students, telling them how he turned failure into success and stayed motivated even in the face of adversity. The Office of Career Services and the Greek Leadership Council will sponsor “Settling is the Biggest Sacrifice,” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 9, in the Crimson and Gold Ballroom. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 16:52:42 CST 134361eb-0bd8-4d4f-860d-be50e0f59134 Broadway star, SEK Symphony present ‘This Broad’s Way’ http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=467802c5-b730-4900-a44b-d9548f14564f The Southeast Kansas Symphony will be joined by a veteran of Broadway for its concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, in Pittsburg State University’s Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:14:38 CST 467802c5-b730-4900-a44b-d9548f14564f PSU to host SAE Baja in 2017, 2018 http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=f33321b6-24b8-429e-b7cb-c318256281fc in a surprise announcement Tuesday, President Steve Scott announced that PSU will host SAE Baja Kansas not only this spring, but also in 2018. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:42:22 CST f33321b6-24b8-429e-b7cb-c318256281fc