KU Today 2006

KU Today

Tuition increase pushes KU beyond crossroads, chancellor says

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006

It's not as cheap as it used to be, but Kansas University administrators maintain tuition is still a bargain. Read story »

KU Faces to Know

CLAS dean among new leaders planning changes at KU

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006

Joseph Steinmetz calls himself a frustrated musician. He once played keyboard in a rock 'n' roll band to pay his way through college. But he's glad he didn't pursue any rock star ambitions. Read story »

KU Spaces & Places

Growth potential exponential at Edwards Campus

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006

About 2,000 students attend Kansas University's Edwards Campus. But that's just the tip of the iceberg for what the campus could someday serve. Read story »

KU Real Life

Amid academics, fun, students forget about health

Friday, Aug. 12, 2005

College students aren't usually known for putting health at the top of their priorities. Homework, working and, of course, partying usually hold the top three spots on their lists - but not necessarily in that order. Read story »

KU Style

Think big for fall

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006

Lawrence is nothing if not diverse. Walk down the length of Massachusetts Street on any given day and pass local troubadours, religious demonstrators and the honk-for-hemp guy. The city's spirit influences Kansas University students, and while college fashion is equally diverse, comfort is key.Read story »

KU Sports

Experience, options abound

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006

Really, Kansas University running back Jon Cornish was no different than any gifted playmaker coming off a high school football field.Read story »

KU Tomorrow

Researchers racing for the cure

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006

If research collaboration were marriage, Brian Blagg would have many spouses. Blagg's research group is working with researchers on more than a half-dozen projects that one day may lead to new treatments for numerous diseases - from Parkinson's disease to breast cancer.Read story »

KU Pulse

Come on and take a free ride

Saturday, Aug. 12, 2006

If you've done your research - like every good college student should - you arrived in Lawrence knowing the city has a rep for its wicked entertainment scene.Read story »