May 4, 2013 to May 10, 2013

Manicures 4 the Cure

May 5, 2013 at 12:00 PM until 5:00 PM

With finals right around the corner, everyone is is need of some relaxation, fun, and of course free prizes.Come join Up 'til Dawn and pamper yourself with a manicure at Dynamic Nails. 100% of the ...

Posted under: Fundraiser

With finals right around the corner, everyone is is need of some relaxation, fun, and of course free prizes.Come join Up 'til Dawn and pamper yourself with a manicure at Dynamic Nails. 100% of the proceeds go to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital! 

 

It is going to be a wonderful time! If you have any questions contact:

Tess Hobson (thobson@g.emporia.edu) or Kayla Baker (kbaker5@g.emporia.edu)

 

Dynamic Nails is located at 2810 W. US Highway 50 Emporia, KS

 

 

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Flute Studio Recitals Part 1

May 7, 2013 at 4:30 PM until 6:00 PM

*NO ADMISSION FEE*Come watch our ESU flute players as they play these beautiful instruments!!

Posted under: Concert

*NO ADMISSION FEE*

Come watch our ESU flute players as they play these beautiful instruments!!

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Flute Studio Recitals Part 2

May 7, 2013 at 7:30 PM until 9:00 PM

*NO ADMISSION FEE*Come watch our ESU flute players as they play these beautiful instruments!!

Posted under: Concert

*NO ADMISSION FEE*

Come watch our ESU flute players as they play these beautiful instruments!!

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Johnson County Community College Campus Craze

May 8, 2013 at 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM

Johnson County Community College Campus Craze Do you have any questions about Emporia State University or would you like to learn more about how to transfer to Emporia State? If so, please stop by at ...

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Annual Picnic

May 8, 2013 at 6:30 PM until 8:00 PM

Hey everyone,We will be having our annual picnic tomorrow at 6:30 at Frau Riegler's place. Please bring a side dish or alcohol free beverage if you are wanting to come.

Posted under: Diversity/Cultural

Hey everyone,

We will be having our annual picnic tomorrow at 6:30 at Frau Riegler's place. Please bring a side dish or alcohol free beverage if you are wanting to come.

 

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Quivira Launch Party

May 9, 2013 at 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM

Quivira will be holding the launch party for the newest edition of the journal in the Phi Kappa Phi room (MU Lower 48) at 6:00 pm on Thursday, May 9th. Contributors will be invited to read some of ...

Posted under: Art, Lecture/Guest Speaker, Reception, Social

Quivira will be holding the launch party for the newest edition of the journal in the Phi Kappa Phi room (MU Lower 48) at 6:00 pm on Thursday, May 9th. Contributors will be invited to read some of their work from the journal. We'd love for you to come, take a break from dead-week studying, and enjoy a mellow evening supporting your fellow students. See you there!

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Empowering Scholars 5k

May 9, 2013 at 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM

The Emporia State Empowering Scholars 5K

Posted under: Contest, Fundraiser, Health/Wellness, Recreation

The Emporia State Empowering Scholars 5K race will begin in front of Kellogg Circle on the ESU campus on May 9th, 2013. The entry fee for the race is ONLY $20! All proceeds from the event will go towards Empowering ESU Scholars.

 

How to Register

To register fill out the online entry form or download a paper entry form  Pre-registration must be received by 12:00pm, on May, 8, 2013.

Paper entries must be turned in to the Emporia State Foundation, located at 1500 Highland St.

Entries may also be mailed to: Emporia State Foundation, 1500 Highland Street, Emporia, KS 66801

On-site registrations will be accepted the day of the event. Registration will take place at Kellogg Circle from 5:30pm-6:00pm

If paying by check, please make checks payable to “ESU Foundation"

 

T-Shirts

Optional "Emporia State Empowering Scholars" 5K t-shirts may be purchased. Shirts will be $10 and must be purchased by May 1 at 5:00pm.  The t-shirts will be available to pick up at the check-in table the day of the race.  If you are unable to pick up your shirt at that time, you may pick it up some time after the event at the ESU Foundation.

 

Awards and Scholarships

We will be giving out medals to the top 3 men and women finishers in each of the 5K running divisions.  We will also be giving a medal to the top 3 walkers to finish the 2 mile walk. 

Also, in memory of a longtime Emporia State employee, and avid runner, the family of John Blaufuss will be in attendance on May 9, to aware 5 lucky students a $100 scholarship.

The divisions are:

MenWomen

[] 25 & under

[] 25 & under
[] 26 - 39[] 26 - 39
[] 40+[] 40+

 

The John Blaufuss Memorial Scholarships will be given as follows:
$100 to the first-place male who has declared eligibility
$100 to the first-place female who has declared eligibility
$100 to three eligible event attendees via a chance drawing

 

Race Info

The race will start at 6:00pm. The start line for both courses will be located in front of the William Allen White Library, and finish in front of Plumb Hall. Both courses will wind through the ESU campus.  Below are downloadable course maps that you can view or print.

5K Race Course

2 Mile Walk Course

 

Day of Race

Check-in

Check-in will open at 5:30pm, in kellogg circle the day of the race. All invidiuals must check-in and sign a participant waiver before they begin the race.

Rules & Safety

The following rules and guidelines are intended to help create a fun and safe event for all participants.

  • Participants must abide by all instructions given from the race staff and volunteers.
  • Participants understand and acknowledge the Emporia State Empowering Scholars 5K can be a physically exhausting event and accept all risks associated with the event.
  • Participants must be physically able to complete the course.
  • Participants assume all responsibility for all medical expenses incurred as a result of training and/or participating in the Emporia State Empowering Scholars 5K, including but not limited to
    hospitalization, ambulance transportation or physician services.
  • We highly recommend participants wear running shoes.
  • Participants should dress appropriately.

For more information about the event please contact Whitney Runer at 341-5944.

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