Pitt State News http://www.pittstate.edu/ Pitt State News PSU joins global Hour of Code http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=d24edfc9-3705-41bb-b75a-df87abd2f518 Computer science experts at Pittsburg State University are joining those from around the world to help K-12 students learn how to code. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:04:18 CST d24edfc9-3705-41bb-b75a-df87abd2f518 PSU student groups honored for peer education http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=8616aab2-52de-4c29-a5a0-3e6b9fbf314f PSU’s Gorilla Peer Education group was named the Outstanding Peer Education Group at the BACCHUS Initiatives of NASPA General Assembly, held in Kansas City in November. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:29:15 CST 8616aab2-52de-4c29-a5a0-3e6b9fbf314f Planetarium presents ‘Season of Light’ http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=068b8a3b-47af-4ef3-ada1-e2be53c78941 The L. Russell Kelce Planetarium at Pittsburg State University will host a special December program on December 5, 6 and 14 in honor of the holiday season. “Season of Light,” a program about the coldest and darkest of seasons, will run at 7 p.m. on Dec. 5, and at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. each of the remaining nights. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:46:28 CST 068b8a3b-47af-4ef3-ada1-e2be53c78941 Wind Ensemble performs Sunday http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=8ef97b5a-03fc-46bd-ab82-67c52f25aa29 The PSU Wind Ensemble will wrap up the fall semester with a free concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4, in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts’ Linda & Lee Scott Performance Hall. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:14:49 CST 8ef97b5a-03fc-46bd-ab82-67c52f25aa29 Timmons Chapel holiday concert tradition continues http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=fd4589ea-7e4c-4b96-8f7b-46c097844498 For most of the past half-century, the annual holiday concerts in Pittsburg State University’s Timmons Chapel have been a symbol that Christmas is just around the corner. The Department of Music will share this holiday gift with the community for the 48th year at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 7, and Friday, Dec. 9. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:14:16 CST fd4589ea-7e4c-4b96-8f7b-46c097844498 Freshman Experience: Kylie DeClue http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=2cb9003d-3596-478d-8014-864bf651fec4 Academics. Arts. Athletics. Kylie DeClue was looking for a university that "had it all." She found it just 90 minutes from home. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:44:49 CST 2cb9003d-3596-478d-8014-864bf651fec4 Pitt State to discuss Block 22 project at First Friday Luncheon http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=0e4cf6ef-a5b7-4ea2-9e2a-41e136e6cfe8 A project to bring university housing and business development space to downtown Pittsburg is sparking the interest of Pittsburg State University students. PSU officials will answer questions about the project Friday at a Chamber of Commerce luncheon and later in a campus discussion in the Overman Student Center. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:20:17 CST 0e4cf6ef-a5b7-4ea2-9e2a-41e136e6cfe8 Behind The Scenes: You Belong http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=85ee0c2a-3004-4777-bc38-edcd77d2d2de Creative Media Director Jacob Anselmi and Creative Media Specialist Sam Clausen utilized several techniques and inspirations to capture each individual scene in our latest "You Belong" video. Through these photos, Jacob and Sam give us a behind-the-scenes look at how the video was made! Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:40:03 CST 85ee0c2a-3004-4777-bc38-edcd77d2d2de Symphony performs Young People’s Concert Wednesday http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=04ae4d4f-2c44-43c6-b982-b6b5715ba575 The Southeast Kansas Symphony has a special holiday treat in store for area children on Wednesday, Nov. 30. The symphony will perform its annual Young People’s Concert at 10 a.m. that day in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:24:37 CST 04ae4d4f-2c44-43c6-b982-b6b5715ba575 Pitt State saddened by death of longtime faculty member http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=62338283-cdae-4b9c-87a8-bb19c7213ff0 Pittsburg State University has lost a dear friend. Helen Kriegsman, retired professor and former chair of the Math Department passed away Friday night at the age of 92. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 09:04:11 CST 62338283-cdae-4b9c-87a8-bb19c7213ff0 12 Days of Giveaways coming to PSU social media http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=6fd70a2c-e1fc-4981-af85-c7884ffb7345 'Tis the season for giving, and Pittsburg State University is in the holiday spirit. Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:20:26 CST 6fd70a2c-e1fc-4981-af85-c7884ffb7345 KRPS hopes to return Wednesday http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=07384e4e-21ca-4ee0-ad4f-64a939dfcce9 Public radio fans in the Four States have found themselves on an unexpected radio diet this week. Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:51:38 CST 07384e4e-21ca-4ee0-ad4f-64a939dfcce9 Americans share favorite holiday with international friends http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=5d455d4f-aa6e-4798-8615-d70b2155779c There’s nothing more American than Thanksgiving, which is why faculty, staff and volunteers are hosting international students at Pittsburg State University for a traditional Thanksgiving feast. Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:35:13 CST 5d455d4f-aa6e-4798-8615-d70b2155779c PSU again named ‘Military Friendly’ http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=9b35a05e-a1ab-4fe7-ae51-85730b9700e5 For the seventh consecutive year, Victory Media has selected Pittsburg State University for its list of Military Friendly Schools. The 2017 list of Military Friendly Schools is available online and will be printed in the December issue of G.I. Jobs and the annual Guide to Military Friendly Schools. Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:44:09 CST 9b35a05e-a1ab-4fe7-ae51-85730b9700e5 Auto tech student forged her own path http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=e79c41ee-4a4f-4ac7-ba7e-908607d2d622 Growing up, Hallee Murphy was often told she shouldn't be interested in cars. Well ... oops. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:00:13 CST e79c41ee-4a4f-4ac7-ba7e-908607d2d622 PSU officials describe ‘brutal’ budget picture, offer hope for the future http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=5f8652b1-f36c-4126-a9c6-d1edc7aeda90 President Steve Scott, with Government and Communication Relations Director Shawn Naccarato and Government Relations Team Member Riley Scott, shared the state’s grim budget outlook at a town hall discussion for Pittsburg State University employees on Tuesday. Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:20:31 CST 5f8652b1-f36c-4126-a9c6-d1edc7aeda90 SEK Symphony concert has holiday theme http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=e67279de-dc6a-448e-a616-fb612137aef9 The Southeast Kansas Symphony kicks off the holiday season at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 18, with a family-friendly concert in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts that is designed to involve the audience. The symphony, under the direction of Raúl A. Munguía, professor of violin and viola and director of orchestras, will be joined by tenor José Ortega and the PSU Chorale. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:21:49 CST e67279de-dc6a-448e-a616-fb612137aef9 High School Art Day set for Thursday http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=dbe8792a-ed29-4a85-8cb3-100bad4321dd Pittsburg State University art students will become the teachers for the PSU Department of Art’s High School Art Day on Thursday, Nov. 17. Two hundred high school art students and their teachers from 23 schools are scheduled to attend the event, which runs from 9 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:50:00 CST dbe8792a-ed29-4a85-8cb3-100bad4321dd PSU seeks input on preparing students for health-care careers http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=5454881e-64be-4b4a-a429-30671deaad4f Pittsburg State University is exploring ways to better prepare students for a wide array of jobs in one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S. On Wednesday, Nov. 16, CEOs from health care or health-care related companies will share what they think students should know and how students should prepare for health care jobs in the decades ahead. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:13:34 CST 5454881e-64be-4b4a-a429-30671deaad4f KCOB to offer insurance courses http://www.pittstate.edu/press-media/detail.dot?id=f83c96ad-2576-4e24-946a-9497f81da802 The Kelce College of Business will begin offering courses in insurance starting next summer thanks to a grant from the Kansas Insurance Education Foundation (KIEF). Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:11:14 CST f83c96ad-2576-4e24-946a-9497f81da802