Posted: 01/17/2014 - Kansas State University has received a patent for a substance that helps convert straw and other grasses into a cleaner-burning fuel.
Posted: 01/16/2014 - The chairman of the Kansas Board of Regents says the board is unlikely to suspend a controversial new policy on social media use by university faculty and staff.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - The Kansas State Board of Education is "strongly recommending" that the state's schools develop individual plans of study for every high school student.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - The University of Kansas Medical Center has received $10 million in federal research grants.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - Two Kansas elementary school teachers are national finalists for a math and science award.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - The Lawrence school district plans to take over management of Lawrence Virtual High School, at least through the end of the school year.
Posted: 01/14/2014 - Cargill Meat Solutions Corp. is pledging $120,000 to help Wichita State University establish a center that will teach students about global trading.
Updated: 01/11/2014 - Sowers Alternative Student accused of bringing explosive device to school
Posted: 01/08/2014 - A former Douglass school bus driver pleaded not guilty to charges connected with a bus that was swept into a creek.
Posted: 01/06/2014 - The University of Kansas Natural History Museum is restoring a 360-degree wildlife panorama that was installed in 1903.
Posted: 01/06/2014 - The president of a south-central school board has been elected to the leadership of the Kansas Association of School Boards.
Posted: 01/02/2014 - The University of Kansas has hired a legislative liaison from the state Department of Transportation as the school's new advocate at the Statehouse.
Posted: 01/02/2014 - Pepsi-Cola of Topeka is lobbying the Kansas State Board of Education to drop a widely followed recommendation that schools not sell low-calorie sodas.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - University of Kansas Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little says the university's efforts to raise higher education funds from private donors and research grants continue at a brisk pace, but she cautions that state support is still critical.
Posted: 12/31/2013 - The Lawrence school board has formally accepted land that will be the site of a new technical education center for the district's high school students.