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January 08, 2020 - 7:51 am
No. 21 Memphis (12-2, 1-0) vs. No. 23 Wichita State (13-1, 1-0) Charles Koch Arena, Wichita, Kansas; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: No. 21 Memphis looks to give No. 23 Wichita State its fifth straight loss to ranked opponents. Wichita State's last win vs a ranked opponent came against the then-...
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December 04, 2019 - 9:28 pm
Alexa Willard scored 14 points, Jasmine Franklin had a double-double and No. 21 Missouri State started a 19-2 run late in the third quarter en route to a 68-55 win over Wichita State. Brice Calip had 12 points for the Bears, who won their fourth straight, and Franklin had 11 points and 10 rebounds...
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November 24, 2019 - 8:20 am
Kansas universities are reducing general education requirements to ensure more students can graduate on time and create more room for classes in their majors. Wichita State University became the latest school to slash the numbers of general education classes their undergraduates are required to...
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November 16, 2019 - 12:40 pm
Some Kansas college students are turning to workshops offered by their schools to learn basic living skills like how to change a tire or balance a checkbook. Older generations might scoff at young people for not knowing how to complete such simple tasks. But educators say today’s college students...
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November 11, 2019 - 8:56 am
Richard Martin was only 18 years old when he was drafted into the Army Air Corps. Two years later, he spent the first part of his 21st birthday in the nose of a Boeing B-29 bomber over Japan. Now he’s 94 years old and the last living member of his squadron. He walked across campus on his own, with...
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September 18, 2019 - 10:35 am
Wichita State University and Kansas State are hoping to offer a satellite nursing program in Manhattan. The program would allow Kansas State students to earn a three-year bachelor's of science from the College of Health and Human Sciences. And, if they are accepted, students could also complete a...
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May 29, 2019 - 1:40 pm
Eric Wedge has been named the Head Baseball Coach at Wichita State, Director of Athletics Darron Boatright announced Wednesday, May 29. Wedge, who was a catcher for the Shockers from 1987-89 and earned first team All-America honors in 1989, is the 22nd head coach in the history of Shocker baseball...
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May 26, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Wichita State Announces Change in Baseball Leadership WICHITA, Kan. – Wichita State Director of Athletics Darron Boatright announced today that head baseball coach Todd Butler will not return for the 2020 baseball season. “Following an evaluation of our baseball program, it is time to have a change...
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May 12, 2019 - 5:58 am
Heavy rain and storms impacted the Shocker Women's softball run at the American Athletic Conference tournament in Houston, Texas. Officials called off the remainder of the tournament on Saturday, and no champion was declared. The highest tournament seed remaining, University of South Florida Bulls...
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April 28, 2019 - 11:14 am
To help pay for it, the university will cut around $1.5 million a year from the general use budget. This comes after the student body voted in March against doubling the campus infrastructure fee. The increased fees would have helped raise around $38.5 million. Budget cuts will help cover the...
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