President Shonrock kicks off statewide tour

February 20, 2012

Emporia State President Michael D. ShonrockESU President Michael D. Shonrock kicks off a statewide tour this week with breakfast in Council Grove and lunch in Emporia. The tour will include visits across Kansas during the spring and summer, culminating in the official inauguration in mid-September.

On Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, Shonrock will have breakfast at the Hays House Bakery, 318 W. Main in Council Grove. The breakfast, which features coffee and pastries for $5, will run from 7 to 9 a.m.

On Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, lunch is planned from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Bruff’s Sports Bar & Grill, 2640 W. 18th Ave. in Emporia. Those attending will be able to order individually from a special menu with entrees from $6 to $8.

Both events are sponsored by the Emporia State University Alumni Association, but are open to the public.

Advance registration is requested, but walk-ins will be welcome. To register, call the alumni office at (620) 341-6476 or register online at



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