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Members of the Wichita State team work on their design for the NASA suits challenge.
WSU students design equipment that could be used in NASA's next trip to the moon
Julia Nightengale, Copy Editor • November 22, 2020

NASA is planning on going back to the moon in 2024 and WSU students are hoping to be a part of the journey. A group of eight WSU students, selected...

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Retiring communications professor reflects on his career achievements
Retiring communications professor reflects on his career achievements
Julia Nightengale, Copy Editor • November 20, 2020

In Elliott School Professor Rick Armstrong’s 33 ½ years teaching at WSU, he has never taken a sick day.  “I never missed a class for illness in...

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Amy Schafer poses for the camera during her interview with The Sunflower on Friday, Nov. 13.
‘It’s family:’ Amy Schafer closes the door on her time at Wichita State
Tabitha Barr, Reporter • November 17, 2020

Amy Schafer, director of advertising for Strategic Communications, had an unconventional start at Wichita State.  Schafer interviewed for a job at...

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Joe Kleinsasser laughs during an interview with The Sunflower at the Rhatigan Student Center on Monday, Nov. 8. Kleinsasser, the co-director of News and Media Relations at the Strategic Communications office, is retiring in December after 34 years at WSU.
34 years at WSU: Joe Kleinsasser reflects on the lessons he has learned
Lindsay Smith, Editor in Chief • November 16, 2020

On Joe Kleinsasser’s desk is a book called “The Interesting Things to Remember in Kansas.” Kleinsasser, the co-director of news and media relations...

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