College of Education Graduation Brunch

On Friday, December 8th, 2017 the College of Education held a brunch to honor the Fall 2017 Master’s and PhD graduates. We are so pleased that two of the M.S. in Academic Advising students were able to join us. Kelly Briggs and her husband from Kansas and Tiffany Jersey and her husband from North Carolina, as well as, her family from Tennessee. Congratulations!

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Fall 2017 Academic Advising Graduates

Congratulations to our M.S. in Academic Advising December 2017 Graduates!

Kelly Briggs
Carol Buttice
Kathryn Clark
Sara Comer
Erin Couture
Rebecca Evans
Ashleigh Fulghum
Zachary Hennis
Tiffany Jersey
Tasha Lisle
Paul Pierce
George Paulicivic
Jay Puafisi
Lesa Snyder
Amy Soto
Diane Taylor
Jennifer Washick
Stephen Watts
Jean Wondell
Mike Zunin

K-State Global Campus is offering a virtual commencement to honor more than 170 fall 2017 graduates who have studied at a distance, many of whom cannot travel to Manhattan to attend on-campus ceremonies.

The virtual commencement website includes a list of graduating distance students, video commencement addresses, alumni resources and links to live-streams of on-campus ceremonies.

Faculty, staff, family and friends of distance graduates can participate in virtual commencement by posting congratulatory messages to graduates through the virtual reception.

Correction: Brunch location updated

Correction: Brunch location was incorrectly listed. It was moved to the Alumni Center this semester.

College of Education Graduate Brunch              10:30 a.m. to Noon
Manhattan Country Club
Alumni Center
1720 Alumni Center
Manhattan, Kansas

Fall Commencement Activities – December 8, 2017

This Friday, December 8, 2017, is the Graduate School commencement ceremony in Manhattan, Kansas. The following are all the activities scheduled to celebrate our graduates. 

Correction: Brunch location was incorrectly listed.

College of Education Graduate Brunch              10:30 a.m. to Noon
Manhattan Country Club
Alumni Center
1720 Alumni Center
Manhattan, Kansas

Reservations required. A formal invitation will follow from the College of Education. Free for graduates, $15 for guests.

Graduate School Commencement Ceremony           1 pm
Bramlage Coliseum

Bramlage Coliseum is located at the corner of Kimball Ave and College Ave. It is next to the Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium. There is a large parking lot in front of the building. Public parking will be permitted in all general, student, faculty, and staff parking lots during commencement weekend. However, parking in any reserved space is still restricted to permit holders.

Master’s candidates participating in commencement exercises must wear a master’s cap, gown, hood and tassel. Master’s regalia differs from bachelor’s regalia and can be purchased through the K-State Campus Store or online at  http://www.cbgrad.comThe Academic Advising degree is a Master in Science in Academic Advising. Master of Science degree graduates wear a golden yellow hood.

For additional information please refer to Graduation and Commencement Information at http://www.k-state.edu/grad/students/graduation/ 

Global Campus Graduation Celebration     4 pm to 5:30 pm
Alumni Center
1720 Alumni Center
Manhattan, Kansas

All students who have applied for Fall graduation are invited to an on-campus reception to celebrate graduation. Students’ families are also invited. The celebration will take place Friday, December 8, at 4 p.m. at the Alumni Center. A formal invitation will follow from Global Campus.

Please note that if you do plan to come to Manhattan, it is important to make hotel reservations as early as possible. For more information to help plan your visit, please visit the K-State Admissions page on visiting Manhattan http://www.k-state.edu/admissions/visit/manhattan.html and the other websites below. 

Campus Map
http://www.k-state.edu/maps/

Manhattan, KS Convention & Visitors Bureau
http://www.manhattancvb.org/

Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
http://www.manhattan.org/

Restaurant Guides
http://manhattan.restaurantzero.com/
http://www.urbanspoon.com/n/182/20808/Kansas/Manhattan-restaurants
http://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurants-g38877-Manhattan_Kansas.html

Live Webcast

Live Webcast of the Commencement Ceremonies can be found at: http://www.k-state.edu/graduation/

Virtual Commencement
http://www.dce.k-state.edu/students/commencement/

A virtual commencement ceremony Web site will be available for distance education degree candidates unable to attend their K-State commencement ceremony in person. The website includes a listing of students earning degrees through distance education, a place for family and friends to post congratulatory messages to their graduate, a commencement address, music and other commencement-related offerings. 

If you have any questions, please contact me.

 

K-State Reception at NACADA

We had a great turnout for our reception at NACADA. Thank you to everyone who attended. We were able to capture a few moments from the event.

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Sherese Parker, April Sanders-Aboulila, Kathy Lillich, Brenda Kutz, Allison DuLac, Chloe Wallace

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Nathan Vickers with Dr. Charlie Nutt

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Brandan Lowden and Sarah Ayres with Dr. Lydia Yang

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Joey Lynch and Christa Jefferson

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Jessica Rankin talks with Dr. Lydia Yang

Fall 2018 Course Schedule Released

The following academic advising courses will be offered Fall 2018:

EDCEP 812 History and Philosophy of Higher Education
EDCEP 816 Research Methods
EDCEP 829 Learning Principles
EDCEP 835 Foundations of Academic Advising
EDCEP 836 Interpersonal Relations for Academic Advising
EDCEP 838 Student Development Theory
EDCEP 851 Multicultural Aspects of Academic Advising
EDCEP 854 College Student Athlete
EDCEP 863 Trends in Career Development

Fall enrollment begins March 26, 2018.

For a multi-semester list of courses, please visit:  https://kstateacademicadvisinggraduateprogram.org/courses/

Spring 2018 Enrollment Opens Today

Enrollment for the Spring 2018 semester starts today, October 23, 2017.

Course Offerings for Spring 2018
EDCEP 816 Research Methods
EDCEP 829 Learning Principles
EDCEP 835 Foundations of Academic Advising
EDCEP 838 Student Development Theory
EDCEP 839 Assessment of Academic Advising
EDCEP 851 Multicultural Aspects of Academic Advising
EDCEP 854 College Student Athlete
EDCEP 863 Trends in Career Development
EDSP 853 College Students with Special Needs

Enrollment for Spring 2018 is Oct 23, 2017 – Jan. 16, 2018

The Course Schedule is available on the K-State web site at http://courses.k-state.edu/. This schedule provides a listing of all classes offered during the semester, a description of enrollment procedures, an academic calendar, and other useful information.

The Course Schedule will provide the class number, which is needed to enroll in the course through KSIS. Academic Advising courses can be found by clicking on the term one is registering for, then the College of Education, and then Department of Special Education, Counseling, and Student Affairs. Courses are listed in numerical order.