University of Kansas

Bill Grady
June 19, 2018 - 5:12 am
The pressure is on for students in a new homeland security masters program at the University of Kansas. Tuesday is the second and final round of testing for students in the program. Those who make the cut receive masters of science degrees. Table top exercises involve everything from losing the...
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School leaders from community colleges, high schools sign a deal to formalize the "Degree in Three" program with the KU Edwards campus
The University of Kansas
Kara Marxer
June 12, 2018 - 5:22 pm
School leaders from across the area gathered at the University of Kansas Edwards Campus on Tuesday to formalize an agreement for the new "Degree in 3" program. It offers an accelerated path to a bachelor's degree. "High-achieving high school students who are taking concurrent enrollment courses who...
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Michael Ronnebaum
March 28, 2018 - 6:25 am
A report co-authored by researchers at the University of Kansas suggests a majority of American banks fail to offer affordable checking options that include identity protection. A checking account is a necessity and some low-income families are forced out of the financial mainstream and into...
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March 16, 2018 - 12:38 pm
Lawrence, KS - The 'freeze' has been lifted four days after The University of Kansas Interfraternity Council voted to suspend all social activites of its 24 fraternities. The council found last night that the freeze was unconstitutional according to the group's bylaws as only two of the four...
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March 10, 2018 - 9:57 am
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - A fraternity at the University of Kansas has been closed because of several health and safety violations and a failure to meet its national organization's guidelines. The national Sigma Alpha Epsilon organization announced Thursday that the Kansas chapter will close after 115...
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September 09, 2017 - 7:20 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - President Donald Trump has nominated a University of Kansas law professor to the state's top federal law enforcement post. If confirmed by the Senate, Stephen McAllister will become U.S. attorney for Kansas. He is now the state's solicitor general representing Kansas in...
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Marc LaVoie
July 28, 2017 - 7:59 am
A 14th case has been linked to a serial rapist who has targeted college students living off-campus in Manhattan and Lawrence dating back to 2000. Police in Riley County and Lawrence announced Thursday a $10,000 reward increase and called for possible victims to come forward in connection with the...
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University of Kansas
May 11, 2017 - 7:44 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - University of Kansas police have completed their investigation of a reported rape at a dorm for basketball players and other male students and sent their findings to the county prosecutor's office. Douglas County District Attorney spokeswoman Cheryl Wright Kunard said Wednesday...
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