KSRE Seminars
Seminars Archive

Department of Human Nutrition and the Food Science Institute
Distinguished Lecturer and the Ruby Scott Lecture Series

September 8, 2011

Speaker: Dr. Connie Weaver, Purdue University

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Department of HFRR -The Scholarship of Extension

Department of Horiculture, Forestry and Recreation Resources hosted Dr. Ed Gilman, Professor of Urban Trees and Landscape Plants, University of Florida.

His seminar topic - The Scholarship of Extension (June 2011)

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AFRI - Agriculture Food Research Initiative

This seminar covers the grant application process for USDA's National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) program for FY2011.
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"Agronomy In-Depth Training"

>AgSeminarsTopics include Web soil survey, fertilizer recommendations, phosphorus in plants and soil, biotechnology in plant breeding, hybrid development, managing range lands, and biofuel production and processing.
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"Engaging Learners with Effective Instructional Strategies"

Dr. Shannon Washburn,  Department of Communications, Kansas State University

November 18, 2009 - K-State Union - Flinthills Room, Kansas State University

Go to Information Page for viewing recorded seminar, information, and handout.

Long-Term Care Seminar for K-State Employees

Legacy Services Information Sessions (represents major companies, such as Prudential, Met Life, John Hancock, and Genworth)

Sessions offered on September 9 and 10, @ 11:30 and 12:30, Big 12 Room, K-State Student Union.
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College of Agriculture: 2010 Teaching and Learning Workshop (Aug. 11, 2010)

"Getting Scholarly Teaching Projects Published" - Michel Wattiaux - University of Wisconsin
"Testing What We Teach" - Shannon Washburn - Kansas State University
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College of Agriculture, Effective Instruction Com, Jan. 14, 2008

Student Distress: Being Prepared to Recognize, Respond, and Refer - Dan Wilcox, Assistant Director, K-State Counseling Services

Generation NeXt Comes to College - Dr. Mark Taylor, former Director of Guidance Services at Arkansas State University, www.taylorprograms.org



KSRE Agronomy Training: Jan. 8 & 9, 2008

8 presentations from Dept. of Agronomy faculty

Soils in an Hour
Fate of Nitrogen in Cropping Systems
Fate of Phosphorus in Cropping Systems
Do We Need Micronutrients for Our Crops
Improving Crop Water Use Efficiency
Emerging Air and Water Quality Issues Part 1
Emerging Air and Water Quality Issues Part 2
Mode & Genetics of Herbicide Resistance in Weeds
Mechanics of Heat & Water Stress in Crops 

For more information, go to the KSRE Agronomy Website

KSRE Seminars: Monday, November 14, 4:00 pm, Weber 111

Department of Animal Science and Industry- Kiracofe Lecture

Presented by: Dr. James Lauderdale - Lauderdale Enterprises, Inc.
Topic: “Growth Promotion Product Issues, Product Development and Potential for Academic and Industry Collaborations”


General Presentation (recorded video, 1-1/2hour length, Logos>Windows Logo SmallWMV)

We encourage all KSRE Agricultural Agents to view this special lecture featuring safety and regulatory issues dealing with growth promotants in beef cattle.

Video Note: There are several idle minutes of intro. video prior to each program. Move the media player slider bar to the right to skip the intro. screen.

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K-State TechBytes Technology SeriesTechBytes Photo

  We had several experts from across campus demonstrating some of the latest technology tools. Topics for our Fall 2007 semester of TechBytes included an overview of Google: Beyond Searching, Customizing Firefox, RSS Feeds, Computer Security, Designing PowerPoint for eLearning, Web 2.0, and Smart Phones.
We encourage you to go to the TechBytes Web site to view recorded videos from each program, download the presentations, and check out the numerous links to many helpful resources.


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K-State TechBytes Technology Series
April 13, 2006; "Adobe Acrobat Basics" 

(Includes converting documents to PDF, optimizing file sizes, posting Acrobat files to the web, form tools, and more!
Presented By: Amy Hartman


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Family & Consumer Sciences

Agent Update: Wednesday, February 8, 2006; "Targeting Under-Served Audiences" & "Focusing on Hispanic Audiences"
Presented By: Ian Bautista


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Department of Entomology Guest Seminar

Bee Brain: Implications for Navigation, Eusociality, and Robotics
Australian National University


Logos>Video-Streaming_LogoRecorded Streaming Video (~1 hour length, Window Media Video)