Posted: 10/18/2013 - The State Board of Education is asking Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt to defend it in a lawsuit over its decision to adopt new science standards.
Posted: 10/18/2013 - Kansas Board of Regents Chairman Fred Logan says the state's higher education system may face a legislative attack on tenure for professors.
Posted: 10/17/2013 - A world-renowned opera singer and a Nobel Prize-winning economist will receive honorary doctorate degrees from the University of Kansas during graduation ceremonies next May.
Posted: 10/16/2013 - State education officials are offering two plans for Kansas legislator to consider that would increase state funding for career and technical education programs.
Posted: 10/16/2013 - Garden City Community College is closer to becoming a tobacco-free campus.
Posted: 10/16/2013 - A new agreement will allow students to start some science and math degrees at Emporia State University and finish them at Wichita State University.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - The Kansas State Board of Education is taking a look at the possible effects of new federal rules aimed at ensuring public schools provide healthy snacks to students.
Posted: 10/13/2013 - Wes Gately, now 18 and a student at Washburn University, tells the Topeka Capital-Journal that while schools have taken steps to make the hallways safer, students still have to find safe havens.
Posted: 10/13/2013 - Hundreds of millions of tax dollars for public schools are at stake in a lawsuit before the Kansas Supreme Court, but so is the core of Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's vision for the state.
Posted: 10/11/2013 - The University of Kansas Faculty Senate has affirmed free speech rights for faculty after a professor was placed on leave following a tweet.
Posted: 10/11/2013 - The University of Kansas is seeking authorization to build a $65.7 million business school building.
Posted: 10/11/2013 - Kansas State has hired an architect for a $70 million residence hall project.
Updated: 10/08/2013 - A Kansas Supreme Court justice is asking whether legal battles over school funding will ever end if the high court sides with school districts that have sued the state to force higher spending.
Posted: 10/08/2013 - Kansas State University-Salina has been selected to test certification standards for small unmanned aircraft systems.
Posted: 10/08/2013 - Attorneys for parents and school districts are facing off against lawyers for the state in a Kansas Supreme Court hearing over the funding of public schools.
Posted: 10/06/2013 - The case is aimed at resolving whether policymakers arbitrarily shortchanged students or did the best they could in difficult financial times.
Posted: 10/04/2013 - A Johnson County school district superintendent is coming under fire for spending almost a million dollars on wireless technology without taking bids or getting board approval.
Posted: 10/04/2013 - A Fort Hays State University graduate and his wife will donate $1.6 million over the next four years to the northwest Kansas school.
Posted: 10/02/2013 - Wichita State University has chosen a new dean for its College of Engineering.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Under a plan being discussed by a northeast Georgia school district, AR-15-type rifles would be stored in safes inside schools to defend against a shooting.