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Former Sen. Pat Roberts to participate in virtual Dole Institute event

A Dole Institute of Politics exhibit about Bob Dole's early years in Congress will include a virtual event on Tuesday featuring former U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts. The exhibit, "Voices from the Big First, 1961-1968," focuses on Dole's role as a congressman representing the western half of the ...

KU announces budget cuts by school, unit; impacts vary from zero to 12% reductions

Updated at 4:58 p.m. Wednesday The University of Kansas announced varying budget cuts for academic and administrative units on Wednesday — ranging from zero to 12% — to address its structural deficit. The units with the largest cuts are the School of Music and the School of Engineering, ...

KU hires Lance Leipold to take over Jayhawks’ football program

A little more than three weeks after taking over an athletic department with no head football coach in place, new University of Kansas AD Travis Goff filled the high profile vacancy, hiring Lance Leipold to lead the Big 12’s perpetually rebuilding program. The former head coach at Buffalo in ...

KU says construction of new $200 million facility would depend on securing funding

The University of Kansas has submitted a proposal to the Kansas Board of Regents to construct a nearly $200 million science building, a move that ‘appalled’ a group of faculty members concerned about KU’s budget. But a KU spokesperson said the university’s proposal was procedural and ...