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Original Pizza Hut Building Gets New Location, Being Turned Into Museum at Wichita State University

The original Pizza Hut building at Wichita State University since 1986 was moved to WSU's new Innovation Campus on Monday, Sept. 18. It will be turned into a museum dedicated to the history of the world-famous pizza chain.
20-Sep-2017 1:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Wichita State to Launch Institute for the Study of Economic Growth with Support From $3.64 Million Grant

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The W. Frank Barton School of Business at Wichita State University today announced an Institute for the Study of Economic Growth with the support of a $3.64 million grant from the Charles Koch Foundation. The institute will play a transformative...
12-Sep-2017 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Airline Quality Rating Holiday Travel Forecast: Prices Are Lower, Demand Is Strong, So Book Early

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Airline prices are holding at lower levels than last year, but demand is strong and seats will fill quickly. Book your holiday air travel early this year to get the seat options and times you want. That's the advice from Dean Headley, Airline...
6-Sep-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Wichita State Offering Free Online Professional Development Courses

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Wichita State University is offering full scholarships for anyone wanting to enroll in one of 35 undergraduate online professional development badges. Anyone who enrolls for one undergraduate-level badge now through Friday, Sept. 15, will have the...
1-Sep-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NIAR Engineer at Wichita State Creates Prototype That Protects Wind Turbines From Multiple Lightning Strikes

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Damage to wind turbines can easily cost hundreds of thousands in repairs, but a prototype developed at Wichita State's National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) will help protect them from multiple lightning strikes.
24-Jul-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Wichita State University Offers Community Trip to View Total Solar Eclipse

The upcoming solar eclipse is generating significant public interest, according to Wichita State University's Office for Workforce, Professional and Community Education.
20-Jul-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NIAR Adds Capabilities in 3D Printing, NDT

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Wichita State's National Institute for Aviation Research has expanded its capacities with the addition of several new pieces of equipment.
19-Jul-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Wichita State Student Makes Big Discovery During Anthropology Dig

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A Wichita State University anthropology student working on an archaeological site near Arkansas City, Kansas, has discovered an artifact dating back to the 1600s.
7-Jun-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Back to the Future -- One Airport Will Let You Get Past Security Without a Plane Ticket

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Starting Tuesday, Sept. 5, Pittsburgh International Airport will become the first U.S. airport to allow non-fliers regular access into it gate-side terminal areas since security measures changed after the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001. Dean...
31-Aug-2017 10:05 AM EDT

Wichita State University Expert Advises Watching Solar Eclipse with Care

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A solar eclipse doesn't occur every day, so it's good to be reminded how to watch one safely. Wichita State University's Greg Novacek offers tips on how to watch a solar eclipse safely.
7-Aug-2017 5:00 AM EDT

GoCreate, A Unique Workspace at WSU Where You Can Make Stuff

You’ve got a million dollar idea but you don’t have a million dollars to make it. Bring your idea here: www.gocreate.com. In this video, Ty Masterson, the director of GoCreate, discusses the scope of this innovative work space.
28-Jun-2017 8:05 AM EDT

Craft Beer Craze Sparks Internship Opportunities for Wichita State University Biology Students

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13-Feb-2017 12:05 PM EST

Students and Faculty Work Together to Create Smart Skin Biomedical Sensor

Researchers at Wichita State University have been awarded with a $1.125 million NASA grant to continue development of a smart skin biomedical sensor.
18-Oct-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Airline Quality Rating Holiday Travel Forecast: Prices Are Lower, Demand Is Higher, So Book Early

Airline prices are lower (6 percent for the industry) than last year, but demand is strong and seats will fill quickly. Book your holiday air travel early this year to get the seat and times you want. That's the advice from Dean Headley, Airline...
6-Sep-2016 9:05 AM EDT

Wichita State Nursing Faculty Member Helping Perfect One-of-a-Kind Mobile Stroke Unit

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WSU nursing faculty member Dr. Wendy Dusenbury has embarked on a new specialty practice. Because of her expertise in the area of stroke management, Dusenbury was invited to join an inaugural group of practitioners at the University of Tennessee to...
31-Aug-2016 10:05 AM EDT

WSU Professor Ray Hull Co-Authors New Book 'the Art of Communication'

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Wichita State Communication Sciences and Disorders Professor Ray Hull has co-authored a new book, "The Art of Communication," with New York Times best-selling author Jim Stovall.
28-Apr-2016 9:05 AM EDT

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