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Wichita State's independent, student-run news source

The Sunflower

With Spirit AeroSystems planning on returning under Boeings wing, Wichita institutions hope to answer the call and provide a quality workforce for the two aerospace companies and the entire industry. Photo courtesy of the Wichita Business Journal, WSU Tech.
'I see a lot of opportunities:' WSU Tech, WSU talk workforce opportunities in Boeing-Spirit deal
Shaheer Naveed, Wichita Business Journal • July 17, 2024

Sheree Utash was building the aerospace industry's talent pipeline in 2005 when plans for Boeing's commercial departure from Wichita emerged. "They (Boeing)...

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Corbin Education Center on May 4, 2023. (File photo)
Corbin Education Center will not reopen for fall semester. What does that mean for students?
Ainsley Smyth, Reporter • July 11, 2024

The Corbin Education Center, designed by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, won’t reopen before the start of the fall semester according to Wichita...

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Wichita State University Richard Muma proposes a 3.9% tuition increase to the Kansas Board of Regents during its meeting on May 15. The approved proposal will see undergraduate, in-state tuition increase by $9.43 per credit hour.
Tuition to increase by almost $10 per credit hour at WSU
Allison Campbell, Editor in Chief • July 10, 2024

Tuition at Wichita State University, as well as five other public universities in Kansas, will be going up once again this upcoming year.  Wichita...

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Max Wheeler, the assistant coach for the womens tennis team at Wichita State, watches the match against Tulsa on April 8, 2024. Wheeler was recently arrested for aggravated indecent liberties with a child, criminal sodomy with a child and electronic solicitation.
Former WSU assistant tennis coach booked for child sex crimes
Allison Campbell, Editor in Chief • July 9, 2024

Wichita police reports show that Max Wheeler, who was arrested and booked last weekend for multiple charges of sex crimes against a child, engaged in the...

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Wichita States Alec Bohm celebrates scoring against Central Arkansas on April 17, 2018. (File photo)
Former WSU third baseman Alec Bohm voted 2024 MLB All-Star starter
Owen Prothro, Reporter • July 7, 2024
Conner Frankamp gives fans high-fives after TBT Wichita Regional Final. The AfterShocks won 70-69 against Bleed Green on July 25, 2022. (File photo)
2024 TBT Wichita Regional schedule, AfterShocks roster announced
Owen Prothro, Reporter • June 30, 2024
(Courtesy of Wichita State Athletics)
Croatian center Matej Bošnjak completes men’s basketball’s 2024-25 roster
Owen Prothro, Reporter • June 24, 2024
Senior infielder CC Wong hits the ball during a game against Oklahoma State in April.
CC Wong to play for Canadian National softball team
Jacinda Hall, Reporter • June 19, 2024
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