Wildcat Weekly
March 5, 2019
News & research
Jay Li has been selected to receive the Airports Council International-North America, or ACI-NA, 2019 Commissioners’ Committee Scholarship because of his academic excellence, leadership and desire to positively impact the airport industry.
Events
Mardi Gras Meet & Greet (faculty/staff)
Tuesday, March 5 from 9 to 11 a.m., CCCR
DiversiTea
Tuesday, March 5 from 12 to 2 p.m., CCCR
Denise Werth's Retirement Reception
Tuesday, March 5 from 1 to 3 p.m., Steven's Board Room
FB & IG Live: Midwest Student Exchange Program
Tuesday, March 5 at 5:30 p.m., Online
SGA Meeting
Tuesday, March 5 at 8:30 p.m., CCCR
PSA Airlines Presentation
Wednesday, March 6 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Aviation Center
ACM Club
Wednesday, March 6 at 5:30 p.m., Tech Center 167
Casino Night
Wednesday, March 6 at 6 p.m., CCCR
Alpha Eta Rho
Wednesday, March 6 at 8:30 p.m., Tech Center 118
UAS Club
Thursday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m., UAS Building
Spring Break
Monday, March 11 – Friday, March 15
Scholarship opportunities
All K-State Polytechnic Students
The Blue Key Honor Society of K-State is offering a variety of scholarships to K-State students. Deadline: March 8, 2019 Apply Here
Aviation Students
The Wichita Aero Club is offering two scholarships to aviation students. We have had K-State Polytechnic students receive these scholarships in the past. Deadline: March 8, 2019 Apply Here
The Richard L. Taylor Flight Training scholarship is a $1500 award to professional pilot students with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must have your private pilot license. Deadline: March 29, 2019 Apply Here
Engineering Technology Students
The Raymond Alvine Memorial Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship to students majoring in mechanical or electrical engineering. Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA and be enrolled full time. Deadline: March 31, 2019 Apply Here
Employee Tuition Assistance
Some K-State employees may be eligible for employee tuition assistance. Up to 3 credit hours of tuition a semester is possible. Must be a full-time (0.9 FTE or above), benefits-eligible position. For more information, visit http://www.k-state.edu/sfa/manage/forms/eta1.pdf .
Dependent/Spouse Grant
Dependents and spouses of full-time (0.9 FTE or above), benefits eligible, regular appointment employees may qualify for the dependent/spouse grant – up to 7 hours for full-time, undergraduate dependents and 3 hours for spouses and graduate dependents. For more information, visit http://www.k-state.edu/sfa/manage/forms/dsg1.pdf.
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