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Female KU student found dead at Lewis Hall; foul play not suspected

A female student at the University of Kansas was found dead in her dorm room Sunday night, but foul play is not suspected, according to KU police. At 5:42 p.m. Sunday, KU Public Safety officers responded to Lewis Residence Hall, 1530 Engel Road, in regard to a medical emergency. When officers ...

Whistleblower in multibillion-dollar WorldCom scandal to speak at KU

The woman who uncovered one of the largest incidents of accounting fraud in U.S. history is scheduled to speak next month at the University of Kansas. Best-selling author and consultant Cynthia Cooper, who led an audit team that discovered more than $3.8 billion in fraudulent accounting at ...

After 50 years, KU homecoming and Alumni Band a real family affair for Bob Foster

Thanks to COVID, it had been nearly two years since former director of bands Bob Foster had climbed that ladder with baton in hand to conduct the KU Alumni Band on the football field. Not that Foster was particularly worried about the layoff. The organizers, after all, had given him the song ...