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News in 2017

ESU Theatre Presents Live Radio Broadcast of 'A Christmas Carol'

Nov. 17, 2017 None

Emporia State University Theatre’s second annual radio drama performance of “A Christmas Carol,” the timeless classic by Charles Dickens, on December 2 at 7:30 pm in the Karl C. Bruder Theatre. The performance will be streamed online, but it can also be watched live in the theatre. A suggested donation of $5 can be made at the door for the live performance; donations will go toward theatre scholarships. In addition to the livestream on the Emporia State University website, the production will also be broadcast on KVOE Radio.

Debate Team Advances to Quarterfinals

Nov. 14, 2017 None

Two junior varsity Hornet debaters advanced to the quarterfinal round during the Joe C Jackson tournament hosted by the University of Central Oklahoma.

September Economic Numbers Show Kansas GDP Up

Nov. 8, 2017 None

The September installment of the Emporia State Economic Index shows that Kansas gross domestic product increased by 2.35 percent from September 2016 to September 2017. 

Debate Picks Up Wins Against Harvard, Others

Nov. 3, 2017 None

Emporia State debaters picked up prestigious wins — including a unanimous decision against Harvard — during the Jesuit Invitational Debates at Gonzaga University.

Professional Development Opportunities for Educators

Nov. 2, 2017 The Teachers College

Educators are being offered opportunities to increase their skill and knowledge through workshops and conferences provided this fall through The Teachers College at Emporia State University. Some events offered have graduate credit available.

Author and Reading Experts to Speak at Emporia State

Nov. 1, 2017 The Teachers College

An author of more than 45 children’s books who “found a way to make a pretty good living doing stuff that used to get him in trouble in school” will be among the featured speakers at an upcoming conference at Emporia State University.

New Alumni Director Is Community Leader

Nov. 1, 2017 None

Emporia State’s new director of alumni relations is a well-known face in the Emporia business community. Jose L. Feliciano Jr. will attend key Homecoming events this weekend although he doesn’t assume his new role until Nov. 13.