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Education

2009 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to Education, January through May, 2009.

The Clippings books are available for use in the library. You may photocopy articles from the books. If you have questions regarding this collection please feel free to contact State Library staff. Contact information is found at the top and bottom of this page.

The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue


ARTICLES ON EDUCATION
January through May, 2009

Tim Hrenchir
Potential bidders tour Sumner
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/1/2009

Jeannine Koranda
A legislator's proposal would mandate financial education from kindergarten through 12th grade
Wichita Eagle, 1/2/2009 [Newsbank article]


Barbara Hollingsworth
USD 501 to address charter school plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/3/2009


Jeannine Koranda
State cuts won't exempt schools
Wichita Eagle, 1/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

Mark McCormick
Better to know who donors are before vote
Wichita Eagle, 1/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

Jeannine Koranda and Lori Yount
State cuts won't exempt schools, officials say
Hays Daily News, 1/5/2009

College receives reaffirmation of accreditation
Winfield Daily News, 1/6/2009

Jack Weinstein
Bioscience park tenant puts move on hold
Olathe Daily News, 1/7/2009

Jim Sullinger
Schools gird for cuts
Kansas City Star, 1/7/2009

John Richmeier
Official says school funding OK for now, expresses concern about next year
Leavenworth Times, 1/7/2009

School funds top priority [editorial]
Johnson County Sun, 1/7/2009

Kauffman foundation gives $8 million
Johnson County Sun, 1/7/2009

Will Klusener
MATC expands medical training program
Manhattan Mercury, 1/8/2009 [Newsbank article]

Barbara Hollingsworth
USD 501 cuts suggested
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/9/2009

Barbara Hollingsworth
Board rejects charter school
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/9/2009

Christine Metz
KU asks for cancer center support
Lawrence Journal World, 1/9/2009

Barbara Hollingsworth
Economy makes school finance especially vexing
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/10/2009

Lori Yount
State may cut school-bond aid-the budget shortfall may mean cuts in education, including aid for bonds
Wichita Eagle, 1/11/2009 [Newsbank article]

Andy Hyland
KU agenda keeps state funding to a minimum
Lawrence Journal World, 1/12/2009

Jason Gertzen
Plans advance for campus
Kansas City Star, 1/13/2009

Andy Hyland
Regents to get new university repair bill
Lawrence Journal World, 1/14/2009

Enough pain to go around
Manhattan Mercury, 1/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Schrock
Teachers should not be trained online
Junction City Daily Union, 1/14/2009

Kristin Babcock
Spike in free school lunches
Johnson County Sun, 1/14/2009

Gayle Weber
Sebelius' cuts affect FHSU budget
Hays Daily News, 1/14/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
GOP: Public school funds can be cut without harm
Lawrence Journal World, 1/15/2009


Andy Hyland
Regents grapple with proposed cuts
Lawrence Journal World, 1/15/2009

Scott Rothschild
Across-the-board cuts would harm many, state officials say
Lawrence Journal World, 1/16/2009


Andy Hyland
Regents urge universities to be prudent about tuition plans
Lawrence Journal World, 1/16/2009


Lindsey Slater
Budget involves cuts for schools
Lawrence Journal World, 1/16/2009


Kaley Lyon
Regents hand FHSU win, loss
Hays Daily News, 1/16/2009 [Newsbank article]


Mark Fagan
City, KU get transit help from state
Lawrence Journal World, 1/17/2009


Jeannine Koranda
Education budget cuts get contentious
Wichita Eagle, 1/17/2009 [Newsbank article]


Vicky Smith
NCCC bringing state, federal monies into local economy
Chanute Tribune, 1/17-18/2009 [Newsbank article]


Chad Lawhorn
Haskell president under fire again
Lawrence Journal World, 1/18/2009


Scott Rothschild
GOP insists schools can take budget cuts
Lawrence Journal World, 1/19/2009


Disadvantaged students
Salina Journal, 1/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


Regents hear that higher education could benefit from President Obama's economic recovery bill
Lawrence Journal World, 1/20/2009


Mike Corn
Working toward the american dream
Garden City Telegram, 1/20/2009


Edie Ross
Poverty creates challenges in education
Hays Daily News, 1/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
School funding divides senators
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/21/2009


Scott Rothschild
Regents hope higher ed will get stimulus funds
Lawrence Journal World, 1/21/2009


Jim Sullinger
Turbines power interest in science
Kansas City Star, 1/21/2009 [Newsbank article]


Kristin Babcock
Hands on
Johnson County Sun, 1/21/2009


Kristin Babcock
State promotes reading with online book guide
Johnson County Sun, 1/21/2009


Steve Rose
Throwing money at schools works
Johnson County Sun, 1/21/2009


Our Opinion
State universities may have to wait [editorial]
Olathe Daily News, 1/21/2009


Scott Rothschild
University infrastructure projects touted as 'shovel ready' for funds
Lawrence Journal World, 1/22/2009


Scott Rothschild
All cuts aren't created equal
Lawrence Journal World, 1/22/2009


Andy Hyland
KU axes 11 positions, won't fill 110 others
Lawrence Journal World, 1/22/2009


Matthew Clark
PSU head outlines budget cuts
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 1/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


Austin Meek
Wefald regrets error in pact
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/23/2009


Bearing the burden [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 1/24/2009 [Newsbank article]


Democracy interest lacking [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2009


Mike Hall
Regents approve retirement incentive
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/24/2009


Tim Hamill
Scrap the school of fine arts?
Lawrence Journal World, 1/24/2009


Staff Reports
Funding for KU Cancer Center remains a top priority for state
Lawrence Journal World, 1/24/2009


Dennis McKinney
Use asset-building programs to fight poverty
Hays Daily News, 1/25/2009


Janis Lee
Cuts to school budgets up for debate
Hays Daily News, 1/25/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
State leaders: Cancer center distinction next milestone
Lawrence Journal World, 1/27/2009


Schooling [editorials]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/27/2009


Duane Schrag
State treasurer favors saving for college
Salina Journal, 1/27/2009


Tim Carpenter
Universities unite against common foe
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/28/2009


Election economy [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/28/2009


Scott Rothschild
State leaders team up for cancer designation
Lawrence Journal World, 1/28/2009


Kelli Bamforth
Budget cries school for the deaf on the chopping block
Olathe Daily News, 1/28/2009


Bob Sigman
Building backlog grows
Johnson County Sun, 1/28/2009


John Hanna
Senate reduces cuts to schools in bill
Salina Journal, 1/29/2009 [Newsbank article]


Political cartoon
Hays Daily News, 1/30/2009


John LaPlante
District sharing helps taxpayers
Garden City Telegram, 1/31/2009


About time [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 1/31/2009


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
More regents involvement might benefit state universities
Lawrence Journal World, 1/31/2009


Jan Biles
High-tech horizon
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/1/2009


Mike Hall
Teacher retention criticized
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/2/2009


Education grade teachers [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/2/2009


Scott Rothschild
'Legacy' tuition plan sought
Lawrence Journal World, 2/4/2009


Tim Carpenter
KU officials pursue tuition waiver program
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/4/2009


Patrick Lowry
School tax hike [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 2/4/2009 [Newsbank article]


Carol Ballantyne
Evaluation to focus on AQI program
Garden City Telegram, 2/4/2009


Kristin Babcock
Calaway: 'We're keeping our eye on' economic squeeze
Johnson County Sun, 2/4/2009


Bob Sigman
New focus on cancer
Johnson County Sun, 2/4/2009


John Hanna
Democrats want to lessen cut to education
Junction City Daily Union, 2/4/2009


John R. LaPlante
When districts join forces, taxpayers win
Olathe Daily News, 2/4/2009


David Klepper and Jim Sullinger
House backs $32 million in budget cuts to schools
Kansas City Star, 2/5/2009


Emily Behlmann
Dighton opts for shorter school year to cut expenses
Garden City Telegram, 2/5/2009


Legacy tuition? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/5/2009


Andy Hyland
Med Center gets funding for complex
Lawrence Journal World, 2/6/2009


Chad Lawhorn
Panel suggests investment of $3.25M in bioscience facility
Lawrence Journal World, 2/6/2009


Brett Dalton and Kevin Flaherty
House calls for larger education cuts
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/6/2009 [Newsbank article]


Taylor Atkins
School closings raised
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/6/2009 [Newsbank article]


Emily Behlmann
State deficit forcing cuts at USD 363
Garden City Telegram, 2/7/2009


Jerry Siebenmark
Program connects students, innovators
Wichita Eagle, 2/7/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Democrats criticize GOP school cuts
Lawrence Journal World, 2/7/2009


Kelli Bamforth
School receives grants for nutrition program
Olathe Daily News, 2/7/2009


Leonard Hall
KSD budget woes and federal stimulus
Olathe Daily News, 2/7/2009


K-State News Service
K-State, KU team-up for cancer research
Manhattan Mercury, 2/8/2009


Rob Denell
K-State-KU agreement is a step forward
Manhattan Mercury, 2/8/2009 [Newsbank article]


George Diepenbrock
KU reports increase in research spending
Lawrence Journal World, 2/10/2009


Jeannine Koranda
Teaching financial literacy promoted
Wichita Eagle, 2/10/2009 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Legislation aims to lift students' financial knowledge
Hutchinson News, 2/10/2009 [Newsbank article]


Mara Rose Williams
K-State to name Schulz president
Kansas City Star, 2/11/2009 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Elliott
Schulz chosen for KSU job
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/11/2009


Scott Rothschild
Proposal for tuition breaks approved by committee
Lawrence Journal World, 2/11/2009


Sarah Nightingale
The man Schulz selected to be next K-State president
Manhattan Mercury, 2/11/2009


Chuck Kurtz
Consolidation: Is it ready to fly?
Johnson County Sun, 2/11/2009


Kelli Bamforth
Specialized education plans have rewards, downfalls
Olathe Daily News, 2/11/2009


Mara Rose Williams
Schulz emphasizes inclusiveness
Kansas City Star, 2/12/2009


Tim Carpenter
Schulz discusses style, finance, athletics
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/12/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
KU Med School in Wichita faces controversial criticism
Lawrence Journal World, 2/12/2009


Mark Janssen
Schulz knows importance of athletics
Manhattan Mercury, 2/12/2009 [Newsbank article]


Schulz is off to a fine start [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 2/12/2009 [Newsbank article]


Sarah Nightingale
Schulz hiring made officials at Regents' Topeka meeting
Manhattan Mercury, 2/12/2009 [Newsbank article]


Money matters [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 2/12/2009



Foot dragging [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/13/2009


Russ Morgan
Emporia State University president warns of effects of deep budget cuts
Emporia Gazette, 2/13/2009


Richard Luken
ACCC set to repad state coffers
Iola Register, 2/13/2009


Lori Yount
Grading our schools
Wichita Eagle, 2/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Regents ready 'to cut leash'
Lawrence Journal World, 2/15/2009


Associated Press
Kansas teenager outwits exam writers
Kansas City Star, 2/16/2009 [Newsbank article]


Bill Felber
Two processes over 23 years
Manhattan Mercury, 2/16/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
Public input helps KU shape new master plan
Lawrence Journal World, 2/16/2009


Martin Hawver
No legislator will 'bite' on cutting school sports
Junction City Daily Union, 2/16/2009


Saving teachers [editorial]
Garden City Telegram, 2/16/2009


Education trust [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 2/17/2009


Associated Press
KU scrubs annual Wheat State Tour to save money
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/19/2009


Taylor Atkins
District may see 10% funding cut
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/20/2009


Special to The Hays Daily News
AG unveils consumer mediation program
Hays Daily News, 2/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andrew Nash
PSU sets spring enrollment record
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


Russ Morgan
ESU freezes hiring
Emporia Gazette, 2/20/2009


Darcy Gray
Schools optimistic as bill on bonds stagnates
Hutchinson News, 2/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


New education [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 2/21/2009 [Newsbank article]


Vicky Smith
NCCC athletes give back to Chanute
Chanute Tribune, 2/21-22/2009 [Newsbank article]


Budget cuts school finance [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 2/23/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
Finishing touches applied to fine arts reorganization at KU
Lawrence Journal World, 2/23/2009


Kelli Bamforth
Proposed bills could impact state bond assistance to Olathe schools
Olathe Daily News, 2/25/2009


Kristin Babcock
School officials await economic stimulus specifics
Johnson County Sun, 2/25/2009


Duane Schrag
Meeting to address Chapman rebuilding
Salina Journal, 2/25/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Audit: KU slow to adopt computer recommendations
Lawrence Journal World, 2/26/2009


Chris Green
Stimulus payouts for education could total $578M
Hutchinson News, 2/26/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Public schools could receive $575M
Lawrence Journal World, 2/26/2009


Scott Rothschild
KU warns of 'serious, lasting' damage from cuts
Lawrence Journal World, 2/26/2009


Scott Rothschild
Higher education plan to cut funding by 13% advances
Lawrence Journal World, 2/27/2009


Chris Green
University looks to launch slimmer academy
Hutchinson News, 2/27/2009 [Newsbank article]


John Masterson
Leave mill levy decisions to locals
Iola Register, 2/27/2009


Jim Sullinger and Joe Robertson
Schools look to stimulus money
Kansas City Star, 2/27/2009 [Newsbank article]


Mark Verthaler
Community college looks for ways to raise enrollment
Dodge City Daily Globe, 2/28/2009


Brett Dalton and Kevin Flaherty
Schools could get aid through changes
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 2/28/2009 [Newsbank article]


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
Next KU chancellor must deal with less state fiscal aid
Lawrence Journal World, 2/28/2009


Scott Rothschild
Medical campus facing funding challenge
Lawrence Journal World, 3/2/2009


Bill Draper
Delay in power plants costs SWK college $2 million grant
Chanute Tribune, 3/3/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
KU provost expected to leave for Oregon
Lawrence Journal World, 3/3/2009


Jordan Chapman
Board of Education gets district bullying results
Junction City Daily Union, 3/3/2009


Monica Springer
GCCC loses grant
Garden City Telegram, 3/3/2009


Brett Dalton
Preschool program earns state honor
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 3/4/2009



Brett Dalton
Educators sad to see Sebelius go
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 3/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Schrock
Education frontlines: 'Wobegon' Nation
Junction City Daily Union, 3/4/2009


George Diepenbrock
Lawrence boathouse is opened for KU's rowing team
Emporia Gazette, 3/6/2009 [Newsbank article]


Jesse Fray
Personal finance may become part of public curriculum
Lawrence Journal World, 3/7/2009


Tim Carpenter
School money viewed warily
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/8/2009


Russ Morgan
Renovating ESU's 'living room'
Emporia Gazette, 3/9/2009


Darcy Gray
Cutbacks bite into teacher training
Hutchinson News, 3/9/2009 [Newsbank article]


Practical matter [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/10/2009


Scott Rothschild
Federal stimulus no deep cuts for schools
Lawrence Journal World, 3/10/2009


Russ Morgan
ESU head explains budget situation
Emporia Gazette, 3/10/2009


Michael Strand
Goode presidency begins at Salina Tech
Salina Journal, 3/10/2009 [Newsbank article]


Jeannine Koranda
State may stop aid for school bond issues
Wichita Eagle, 3/11/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
Hemenway changes role on KU Hospital Authority Board
Lawrence Journal World, 3/11/2009


Scott Rotshchild
House GOP blocks stimulus for higher education
Lawrence Journal World, 3/11/2009


Steve Rose
Protecting our crown jewel
Johnson County Sun, 3/11/2009


Andy Hyland
Stimulus regents ponder uses for funds
Lawrence Journal World, 3/12/2009


Alcohol attitudes [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/12/2009


From staff and wire reports
Regents propose tuition freeze
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/13/2009


Chris Green
School bond item could be softened
Hutchinson News, 3/13/2009 [Newsbank article]


Ryan Christner
LOB election handouts raise questions
Hays Daily News, 3/12/2009 [Newsbank article]


Board of Regents approves tuition freeze
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 3/13/2009 [Newsbank article]


Courier Views
McKinney backs bill for working parents
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/13/2009


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
Search committee is top recruiter for chancellor's job
Lawrence Journal World, 3/14/2009


Scott Rothschild
Sebelius favors tuition freeze
Lawrence Journal World, 3/14/2009


Brett Dalton
Interlocal head supports budget
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 3/14/2009 [Newsbank article]


Leonard Hall
KSD budget battle in Kansas Legislature
Olathe Daily News, 3/14/2009


Melissa Smith
NCCC steels its budget for anticipated shortfall
Chanute Tribune, 3/14-15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Suzanne Perez Tobias
Do kids need more school?
Wichita Eagle, 3/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Priority WCGME needs funding solution [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 3/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Sarah Nightingale
Schulz considers changes in top offices
Manhattan Mercury, 3/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Saving money on schools [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


A fair trade [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/16/2009


Mara Rose Williams
After YouTube infamy, college debaters argue for a return to civility
Kansas City Star, 3/17/2009 [Newsbank article]


The Sun Staff
Woman leaves $390,000 to LCC
Chanute Tribune, 3/17/2009 [Newsbank article]


Rhonda Holman
Fair deal [editorial]
Wichita Eagle, 3/18/2009


Jeannine Koranda
State school bond aid left hanging
Wichita Eagle, 3/18/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
KU, Oregon leadership searches have similarities
Lawrence Journal World, 3/18/2009


Staff and Wire Reports
New budget proposal cuts $26M from public schools
Lawrence Journal World, 3/18/2009


Patrick Lowry
FHSU exemption [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 3/18/2009 [Newsbank article]


Jason Gertzen
AthletixNation aims to score in Big Dance
Kansas City Star, 3/19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Democrats: School cuts jeopardize stimulus funds
Lawrence Journal World, 3/19/2009


Chris Green
School bond bill frozen in House
Hutchinson News, 3/19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Justin Pope
A glimmer of hope for college costs
Hutchinson News, 3/19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Steve Six
On teen financial literacy [editorial]
Junction City Daily Union, 3/20/2009


Michael Strand
Tabled law still has effect
Salina Journal, 3/20/2009


Darcy Gray
School 'safety' issue
Hutchinson News, 3/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


Breathe easy, schools [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


Russ Morgan
Lawmakers says school cuts necessary
Emporia Gazette, 3/20/2009


Mike Hall
Washburn considers layoffs, salary reductions
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/21/2009


Vicky Smith
College prepares for the worst but hopes for the best
Chanute Tribune, 3/21/2009 [Newsbank article]


Research mission [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/21/2009


Jacob Brower
Proposal would provide relief to local schools [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 3/22/2009


Emerson Lynn, Jr
Teaching conduct tricky challenge [editorial]
Iola Register, 3/23/2009


Associated Press
Debate tilts in favor of schools
Iola Register, 3/23/2009


Dawn Bormann
KCK board cutting 36 central office slots
Kansas City Star, 3/25/2009 [Newsbank article]


Russ Morgan
Single parents have resources at ESU
Emporia Gazette, 3/25/2009


Emerson Lynn, Jr
Tailor budget to meet costs of good education [opinion]
Iola Register, 3/26/2009


Scott Rothschild
Lawmakers cite confusion over proposed budget cut
Lawrence Journal World, 3/26/2009


Lori Yount
Stimulus funds may mean fewer school budget cuts
Wichita Eagle, 3/26/2009


Budget posse sought
Manhattan Mercury, 3/26/2009 [Newsbank article]


Washburn University budget options [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/27/2009


Numbing numbers [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 3/27/2009


John Richard Schrock
Education frontlines: unprofessional development
Junction City Daily Union, 3/27/2009


Gayle Weber
Fort Hays crunches proposal
Hays Daily News, 3/27/2009 [Newsbank article]


Kaley Lyon
Wind energy ordinance could hinder FHSU's plans
Hays Daily News, 3/27/2009 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Negotiators strike deal in Kansas budget for 2010
Winfield Daily Courier, 3/27/2009


John Hanna
State budget deal struck
Lawrence Journal World, 3/27/2009


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
KU athletics, academics compete for private dollars
Lawrence Journal World, 3/28/2009


Scott Rothschild
Leaders praise higher ed funding
Lawrence Journal World, 3/28/2009


Mike Hall
Stimulus may lessen higher ed reductions
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/28/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Tuition waiver sought by KU signed
Lawrence Journal World, 3/28/2009


Bobbi Mlynar
Flawed formula
Emporia Gazette, 3/28-29/2009


John Hanna
Tuition freeze not a done deal
Salina Journal, 3/31/2009


Joe Lambe
The wheels on the bus don't go round and round but the kids still get to school
Kansas City Star, 3/31/2009


Andy Hyland
'Olympic Village' still in preliminary stage
Lawrence Journal World, 3/31/2009


Fresh ideas for community colleges [editorial]
Kansas City Star, 4/1/2009 [Newsbank article]


Jason Gertzen
MRI to set up unit at K-State
Kansas City Star, 4/1/2009


Kristin Babcock
Community calendar April
Johnson County Sun, 4/1/2009


Paul Davis
Legislature reneging on promise to Kansas kids
Johnson County Sun, 4/1/2009


Kristin Babcock
Some JCCC students want to carry guns
Johnson County Sun, 4/1/2009


Parents need to know [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 4/1/2009 [Newsbank article]


Grant awarded to KSU scientist
Manhattan Mercury, 4/2/2009


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
Hiring right chancellor for KU is important to school, state
Lawrence Journal World, 4/4/2009


Chris Green
College savings program extended
Hutchinson News, 4/4/2009 [Newsbank article]


Christina M. Woods
ABC anchor's story inspires WSU students
Wichita Eagle, 4/4/2009 [Newsbank article]


Russ Morgan
When summer comes
Emporia Gazette, 4/4-5/2009


Ron Sylvester
EPA to test school's air after rise in chromium
Wichita Eagle, 4/5/2009 [Newsbank article]


Roy Wenzl
State schools try to hold scholarships steady
Wichita Eagle, 4/5/2009 [Newsbank article]


Christine Metz
Event to examine student alcohol use
Lawrence Journal World, 4/7/2009


Darcy Gray
Voters reject school bond issues in Liberal and Pratt
Hutchinson News, 4/8/2009 [Newsbank article]


Russ Morgan
Green light
Emporia Gazette, 4/9/2009


Patrick Lowry
Transforming education [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 4/10/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
Chancellor's post draws 160 applicants
Lawrence Journal World, 4/10/2009


SGA reps welcomed by Kansas Legislature
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/10/2009 [Newsbank article]


George Diepenbrock
Peace, justice awards to go to KU program, death penalty critic
Lawrence Journal World, 4/11/2009


Jim Sullinger
Schools facing sharper pain
Olathe Daily News, 4/11/2009


David Klepper
More cuts ahead in Kansas
Kansas City Star, 4/12/2009 [Newsbank article]


Chris Green
Legislature green lights FHSU academy
Hays Daily News, 4/12/2009 [Newsbank article]


Claire O'Brien
State school board come to Dodge City for meeting
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/15/2009


John Richard Schrock
The goodness of small rural schools
Junction City Daily Union, 4/15/2009


Andrew Nash
Presidential finalist Fletcher Lamkin visits Pittsburg State
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Patrick Lowry
Future of math, science [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 4/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
Perkins to get $750K extra
Lawrence Journal World, 4/15/2009


Budget temptation [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 4/15/2009


Monica Springer
USD 457 starts 'painful' program budget process
Garden City Telegram, 4/16/2009


Andy Hyland
KU AD could get $750,000 more
Salina Journal, 4/16/2009


Andy Hyland
Regents review state budget situation
Lawrence Journal World, 4/16/2009


Unseemly bonus [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 4/16/2009


Andy Hyland
Regents approve legacy tuition plan
Lawrence Journal World, 4/17/2009


Tim Carpenter
KU tuition legacy program approved
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/17/2009 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Schools await revenue projections
Kansas City Star, 4/17/2009 [Newsbank article]


David Klepper
Tuition at KU discount is set
Kansas City Star, 4/17/2009


Andy Hyland
Tuition freeze promised if budget plan isn't altered
Lawrence Journal World, 4/17/2009


Mike Hall
KSU Foundation to eliminate jobs
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/17/2009


Andrew Nash
Last finalist Carlin visits PSU
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/18/2009 [Newsbank article]


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
Provisions of KU-St. Luke's pact never implemented
Lawrence Journal World, 4/18/2009


Vicky Smith
Master plan provides vision for community college's future
Chanute Tribune, 4/18-19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Patrick Lowry
K-12 costs going up [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 4/19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Bill Felber
Legislature to look at education cuts
Manhattan Mercury, 4/19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Mike Hall
Young republicans meet GOP candidates
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Christine Metz
Gold medal club honors far-flung alumni of 50 years
Lawrence Journal World, 4/19/2009


Bill Felber
Schmidt: Work together
Manhattan Mercury, 4/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


The Hays Daily News
Other views on college education:
Junction City Daily Union, 4/20/2009


Donetta Godsey
BOE hears subcommittees' budget recommendations
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/21/2009


Chad Lawhorn
The ups and downs of town & gown
Lawrence Journal World, 4/21/2009


Andy Hyland
Future cancer center designation Kansas University's No.1 priority
Lawrence Journal World, 4/21/2009


Andy Hyland
Search on track for new Kansas University chancellor
Lawrence Journal World, 4/21/2009


Jesse Truesdale
Cunningham school board joins trend of four-day week to offset cuts
Hutchinson News, 4/21/2009 [Newsbank article]


Brett Dalton
Health, wellness highlight event
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/20/2009 [Newsbank article]



Russ Morgan
Emporia State's green ambassadors encourage recycling
Emporia Gazette, 4/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


John Richard Schrock
Ecucation frontlines: tax shortfall and education
Junction City Daily Union, 4/22/2009


Sarah Nightingale
Panel agrees to recommend more education cuts
Manhattan Mercury, 4/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


Dan Deming
May new era trim excesses from KSU athletics
Hutchinson News, 4/22/2009 [Newsbank article]

Associated Press
Schools dropping to 4-day week
Chanute Tribune, 4/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


Claire O'Brien
School board bites budget cut bullet
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/22/2009


Chuck Kurtz
$400 million shortfall
Johnson County Sun, 4/22/2009


John Hanna
Panel endorses 3.3 percent cut for education
Lawrence Journal World, 4/23/2009


Donetta Godsey and Foss Farrar
Local superintendents react to latest in funding battle
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/23/2009


Gayle Weber
Fort Hays might cut faculty, staff
Hays Daily News, 4/23/2009 [Newsbank article]


From Staff and Wire Reports
School funding reduced
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/23/2009


Tim Carpenter
Kansas leaders defend pick
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/23/2009 [Newsbank article]


Gwyn Mellinger
KU perks at center of battle
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/23/2009


John Hanna
Panel OKs education cut
Hutchinson News, 4/23/2009 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Senate committee endorses budget cuts
Junction City Daily Union, 4/24/2009


Staff Reports
Another honor for Wefald
Manhattan Mercury, 4/24-25/2009 [Newsbank article]


Brett Dalton
Funding doubt concerns teachers
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/25/2009 [Newsbank article]


Aly Van Dyke
KU: Job cuts will be last resort
Lawrence Journal World, 4/25/2009


Jan Biles
Autism is on rise in schools
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/26/2009


Dawn Bormann and Jim Sullinger
Budget grip tightens
Kansas City Star, 4/26/2009


Sammy Jordan, Kate Martens and Gabby Briggs
Fiscal future
Salina Journal, 4/26/2009


Michael Strand
Other schools also are dealing with budget cuts
Salina Journal, 4/26/2009 [Newsbank article]


Jacob Brower
Next PSU president must start off strong, quickly [editorial]
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 4/26/2009


Martin Hawver
How will budget woes affect teacher negotiations?
Junction City Daily Union, 4/27/2009


Karen Matthews
Swine flu fears close schools
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/27/2009


Don't rely entirely on budget cuts [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 4/27/2009 [Newsbank article]


Emerson Lynn, Jr
A tiny tax can save school funding [editorial]
Iola Register, 4/28/2009


Andy Hyland
Hemenway touts KU accomplishments during tenure
Lawrence Journal World, 4/28/2009


Jesse Fray
Kansans warned to be on guard
Lawrence Journal World, 4/28/2009


Lindsey Slater
School board holds off making budget cuts
Lawrence Journal World, 4/28/2009


Donetta Godsey
$616,000 cut from USD 465 budget's general fund
Winfield Daily Courier, 4/28/2009


Roy Wenzl
Butler to raise tuition as state eyes cutbacks
Wichita Eagle, 4/29/2009 [Newsbank article]


Kristin Babcock
Groups seek to protect 'school readiness' funding
Johnson County Sun, 4/29/2009


Kristin Babcock
Trigg freezes his own salary
Johnson County Sun, 4/29/2009


College receives solar panel funds
Johnson County Sun, 4/29/2009


Bob Johnson
Educating kids in No.1 priority [opinion]
Iola Register, 4/29/2009


Bob Johnson
LaHarpe school to close
Iola Register, 4/29/2009


Ryan Christner
BOE eyes cuts
Hays Daily News, 4/29/2009 [Newsbank article]


Claire O'Brien
Montoy means more money; Dodge City Public School president says legislative cuts 'unconstitutional'
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/29/2009


Noreen M. Carrocci
Consider education as career choice
Wichita Eagle, 4/30/2009 [Newsbank article]


Jill Docking
Economic crisis has shown need to require personal financial literacy [letter to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 4/30/2009


Scott Rothschild
KU basketball trophy on loan
Lawrence Journal World, 5/1/2009


Rick Dean
School closure up in air
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/1/2009


Suzanne Perez Tobias
Prepare don't panic
Wichita Eagle, 5/1/2009 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Budget crisis await new Pittsburg State president
Wichita Eagle, 5/2/2009


Jim Sullinger
JCCC considers $8.7 million in budget cuts
Olathe Daily News, 4/22/2009


Dawn Bormann
School board OKs retirements, resignations
Olathe Daily News, 4/25/2009


Trustees to visit FSCC
Iola Register, 4/30/2009


Claire O'Brien
Budget cuts could reopen court case
Dodge City Daily Globe, 4/30/2009


Associated Press
Pitt State has new president
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/1/2009


Colleen Surridge
CUSD 101 may cut 10 teachers
Chanute Tribune, 5/1/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andrew Nash
Scott to lead PSU
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/2/2009 [Newsbank article]


Emily Behlmann
Board to review budget priorities
Garden City Telegram, 5/2/2009


Claire O'Brien
Attorney says Justice Biles would be fair
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/2/2009


John Milburn
Board of Regents names Pittsburg State president
Lawrence Journal World, 5/2/2009


Christine Metz
KU pays tribute to chancellor
Lawrence Journal World, 5/3/2009


Share the costs [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/4/2009


Kaley Lyon
Tech college ready for downtown move
Hays Daily News, 5/5/2009 [Newsbank article]


Claire O'Brien
The elephant in the room: Education not mentioning Monday
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/5/2009


Kathy Cook
Curb blow to education
Hutchinson News, 5/5/2009 [Newsbank article]


Ann Marie Bush
Area schools monitoring swine flu
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/6/2009


Kathy Cook
Kansas kids deserve best education [letters]
Kansas City Star, 5/6/2009 [Newsbank article]


Scott Rothschild
Public schools would lose $83M
Lawrence Journal World, 5/6/2009


John Heim
Further state cuts alter school district budget forecast [commentary]
Emporia Gazette, 5/6/2009


Scott Rothschild
Deeper school cuts lack support
Lawrence Journal World, 5/7/2009


K-State researchers make it easier for rural Kansans to stay healthy
Manhattan Mercury, 5/7/2009 [Newsbank article]


A first step [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/7/2009


Jesse Fray
Parents work to stop underage drinking
Lawrence Journal World, 5/7/2009


Notifying parents just a first step
Kansas City Star, 5/8/2009


Emily Behlmann
District to start work on tighter budget
Garden City Telegram, 5/9/2009


Alcohol abuse sober call [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/11/2009


Donetta Godsey
Winfield school board hears budget concerns
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/12/2009


Russ Morgan
Enrollment numbers up at FHTC
Emporia Gazette, 5/12/2009


John Richard Schrock
Education frontlines: children as numbers
Junction City Daily Union, 5/13/2009


Associated Press
Former Topeka mayor denied teaching license
Manhattan Mercury, 5/13/2009


Sarah Nightingale
Regents won't release KSU audit
Manhattan Mercury, 5/13/2009 [Newsbank article]


Gayle Weber
Tuition increase to help FHSU budget
Hays Daily News, 5/14/2009 [Newsbank article]


Monica Springer
GCCC hopeful for funding again
Garden City Telegram, 5/14/2009


Associated Press
FHSU president proposes tuition increase
Dodge City Daily Globe, 5/15/2009


Richard Luken
Budget crunch ongoing
Iola Register, 5/15/2009


Mike Hall
Brown v. Board ceremonies Sunday
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/15/2009


Sarah Nightingale
KSU study won't be open to scrutiny, Regents say
Lawrence Journal World, 5/15/2009


Special to The Daily Union
Gov. recognizes senior's academic achievement
Junction City Daily Union, 5/15/2009


Emily Behlman
Board: Raise bringing O'Connor in line with peers
Garden City Telegram, 5/15/2009


Andrew Nash
Higher education cut 10 percent
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/15/2009 [Newsbank article]


Higher education underwater [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/16/2009


Christine Metz
KBA considers $600K for KU center
Lawrence Journal World, 5/16/2009


Dolph C. Simons Jr
2009 marks time of change for graduates---and KU
Lawrence Journal World, 5/16/2009


Jesse Truesdale
School districts run gamut in deciding cuts
Hutchinson News, 5/16/2009 [Newsbank article]


Kevin Wright
Building could start by end of the year
Olathe Daily News, 5/16/2009


Brown v. Board our history [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/17/2009


Regents should reconsider [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 5/17/2009


Jon Wefald
Thanks for making KSU tenure a wonderful, memorable 23 years [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 5/17/2009 [Newsbank article]


Staff Reports
Chancellor candidates being submitted to regents
Lawrence Journal World, 5/17/2009


Dawn Bormann and Jim Sullinger
Kansas schools struggle with cuts
Kansas City Star, 5/18/2009 [Newsbank article]


Steffen named Governor's Scholar
Winfield Daily Courier, 5/18/2009


Gary W. Conrad
Several matters at K-State merit further discussion, scrutiny [letters to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 5/18/2009 [Newsbank article]


Joshua Kinder
K-State introduces John Currie as its athletic director
Manhattan Mercury, 5/18/2009 [Newsbank article]


WSU seeks grant for medical devices
Salina Journal, 5/18/2009


Erin Mathews
Salina Tech grads have 'critical' role
Salina Journal, 5/18/2009 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Wichita State hoping for grant for medical devices
Manhattan Mercury, 5/18/2009


Associated Press
School districts across state face major cutbacks
Hutchinson News, 5/19/2009 [Newsbank article]


Doug Tucker
Currie presented as Kansas State athletic director
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/19/2009


Political cartoon
Chanute Tribune, 5/20/2009


Staff Reports
KSU sues to void 'secret deal'
Manhattan Mercury, 5/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


Dennis McKinney
Extending financial literacy education for children
Junction City Daily Union, 5/20/2009


George Diepenbrock
KU asks judge to dismiss firing lawsuit
Lawrence Journal World, 5/20/2009


Dan Deming
How to get $1.3 million 'after taxes'
Hutchinson News, 5/20/2009 [Newsbank article]


Austin Meek
KSU sues over princely sum
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/21/2009


Jeffrey Martin
'Secret' pact shocks K-State
Kansas City Star, 5/21/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andy Hyland
Regents keeping eye on state budget
Lawrence Journal World, 5/21/2009


Andy Hyland
Regents to weigh tuition increase
Lawrence Journal World, 5/22/2009


Leadership opening [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/22/2009


Mara Rose Williams and David Klepper
Universities take steps toward higher tuition
Kansas City Star, 5/22/2009


Ann Marie Bush
Attorney sides with board
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/22/2009


Taylor Atkins
District losing millions in aid
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/22/2009


Carl Manning
Regents see state tuition rising
Junction City Daily Union, 5/22/2009


Carl Manning
University tuition will rise this fall
Hutchinson News, 5/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


$788,155 grant will help adult learners
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


Topeka Capital-Journal, on Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


Andrew Nash
Pitt State proposed tuition hikes
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/22/2009 [Newsbank article]


Doug Tucker
Donors not in sporting mood
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/23/2009


The Daily Union
Tarnished legacy? [editorial]
Junction City Daily Union, 5/23-25/2009


Brett Dalton
Area schools not looking to cut staff
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/23/2009


Doug Tucker
New Kansas State leaders have huge mess to clean up
Leavenworth Times, 5/23/2009


Staff and Wire Reports
K-State students face 3.9% tuition hike
Manhattan Mercury, 5/22-23/2009


Olathean receives scholarship
Olathe Daily News, 5/23/2009


Area grads get their marching orders
Kansas City Star, 5/24/2009 [Newsbank article]


Two questions stand out [editorial]
Manhattan Mercury, 5/24/2009 [Newsbank article]


David Stone
What was Krause doing running K-State athletics? [letter to the editor]
Manhattan Mercury, 5/24/2009 [Newsbank article]


Ann Marie Bush
School is out, perhaps forever
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/24/2009


PHS student honored by Gov. Parkinson
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/24/2009 [Newsbank article]


Tuition retaliation? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/25/2009


KSU football a good play [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/26/2009


Mara Rose Williams
End of two eras in the Sunflower State
Kansas City Star, 5/26/2009


Editorial by the Hutchinson News
Wildcat woes [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 5/26/2009


Tuition resumes upward drive
Manhattan Mercury, 5/26/2009 [Newsbank article]


Wildcat woes [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 5/26/2009 [Newsbank article]


Justin Pope
Fort Hays affiliation stirs debate
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/27/2009


Andy Hyland
KU breaks ground for new School of Pharmacy
Lawrence Journal World, 5/27/2009


Kevin Wright
City calm despite K-State turmoil
Olathe Daily News, 5/27/2009


David Klepper
Lawrence|KU Pharmacy school project begins
Kansas City Star, 5/28/2009


Andrew Nash
Pitt State explains tuition hikes
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/28/2009


Emerson Lynn, Jr
Kansas students have alternatives to big school costs [editorial]
Iola Register, 5/28/2009


Emerson Lynn, Jr
K-State scandal points to reform [editorial]
Iola Register, 5/28/2009


Bobbi Mlynar
Safe routes to school
Emporia Gazette, 5/28/2009


Tuition integrity [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 5/28/2009 [Newsbank article]


Hiring process [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/29/2009


Duane Schrag
Schools may again sue over funding
Salina Journal, 5/29/2009 [Newsbank article]


Diane Gasper-O'Brien
Parkinson confers gubernatorial honors upon local students
Hays Daily News, 5/29/2009 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
Budget woes will delay school aid
Hays Daily News, 5/29/2009


Jesse Truesdale
Amid cuts, schools weigh suing for funds
Hutchinson News, 5/29/2009 [Newsbank article]


John Hanna
Refunds, school payments delayed
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/30/2009


Tim Carpenter
New KU chancellor comes from Carolina
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/30/2009


Mara Rose Williams
New KU leader makes history
Kansas City Star, 5/30/2009 [Newsbank article]


Mark Fagan
KU and area leaders ready to welcome new chancellor
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2009


Associated Press
KU names chancellor
Iola Register, 5/30/2009


Andy Hyland
Her priorities: grad rates, research, fundraising
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2009


Chad Lawhorn
UNC officials praise KU pick
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2009


Chancellor choice [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2009


Dolph C. Simons, Jr
New chancellor could mark start of resurgence for KU
Lawrence Journal World, 5/30/2009


Carl Manning
KU head coming from University of North Carolina
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/30/2009


Olson named interim provost
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/30/2009 [Newsbank article]


What Others Said
The Hutchinson News, on athletic department at Kansas State
Pittsburg Morning Sun, 5/30/2009


Tim Carpenter
Economy schooling Kansas universities
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/31/2009


Tim Bower
Soaring college tuition fees
Kansas City Star, 5/31/2009 [Newsbank article]


Staff Reports
Districts can weather delay
Manhattan Mercury, 5/31/2009 [Newsbank article]


Associated Press
KU introduces new chancellor
Manhattan Mercury, 5/31/2009


Adam McGonigle and Mason Heilman
KU students back tuition increase
Lawrence Journal World, 5/31/2009


Gary J. Bjorge
Award due [public forum]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/31/2009


Andy Hyland
'Right place for me'
Lawrence Journal World, 5/31/2009


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