School and education

USD 458 school board elects officers for 2013-14
July 16, 2013
Officers have been elected for the 2013-14 USD 458 board of education, which had its first official meeting Monday at the district offices.
Kansas among few states that cut funding to universities
July 16, 2013
37 states funded universities at higher lever for next fiscal year
Area residents named to KU spring 2013 honor roll
July 11, 2013
About 4,450 undergraduate students at Kansas University earned honor roll distinction for the spring 2013 semester, including several area students.
BLHS grad pays homage to great uncle through book
July 10, 2013
Niki Svenson didn’t legitimately start writing until she was 15, but even at an early age, she had a pen in her hand.
Kansas to study honoring out-of-state teacher licenses
July 9, 2013
Kansas current licensure standards viewed as stringent
Emporia State honors 3 local students
July 8, 2013
Emporia State University released its honor roll for the Spring 2013 semester, including some local students.
Basehor children’s librarian named Citizen of the Year
July 5, 2013
Vickey Long is quite popular with the children of Basehor, so upon being announced as the city’s 2013 Citizen of the Year, it was only fitting that she received hugs from several of them.
Stubbs named to dean’s list
July 2, 2013
Austin John Stubbs of Basehor was named to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Deans’ List/Honor Roll for the spring semester of the 2012-13 academic year.
Basehor teen pursues passion through Theatre in the Park role
June 26, 2013
For Kellie Goss, a 2013 Basehor-Linwood High School graduate, working nine-to-five isn’t “a way to make a living,” it’s a way to explore one of her passions.
BLHS grad Sharp flourishes with rising country band
June 23, 2013
As far as Dusty Sharp was concerned, football came first in high school.
Local KSU students earn semester honors
June 19, 2013
More than 3,350 Kansas State University students have earned semester honors for their academic performance in the spring 2013 semester, including several local students.
Creighton University honors two area students
June 19, 2013
Creighton University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution located in Omaha, Neb., recently announced two area students were among those listed on its Spring 2013 Dean’s List.
Students make Iowa honors list
June 19, 2013
Upper Iowa University, a private, not-for-profit university in Fayette, Iowa, recently included two area students on its 2013 Spring Dean’s List.
Local KSU students earn honors
June 12, 2013
More than 3,350 Kansas State University students have earned semester honors for their academic performance in the spring 2013 semester, including several local students.