Kansas Alumni magazine

Issue No. 6, 2016

Kansas Alumni magazine, No. 6, 2016

From Day One

Engaging students from the very beginning of their college life, a redesigned First-Year Experience seeks to improve retention and graduation rates by including freshmen more quickly in Jayhawk Nation. Read article.
By Chris Lazzarino

In the Groove

A Salina company is drawing rave reviews from music lovers for its high-quality vinyl reissues and an annual blues festival. Watch video.
By Chris Lazzarino

Book of Days

Writing coach Charley Kempthorne teaches that journaling can help students save something of their own lives to pass on to their descendants. He should know: It saved his.
By Steven Hill


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