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TWIP: The Week in Preview

May 8 - 12, 2017 - This is the last TWIP for the Spring 2017 semester


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  • Graduation is Saturday, May 13 at 2:30pm—congratulations—high five!
  • For those heading off to summer jobs or internship—have a super experience.
  • For those taking summer courses—strive to achieve and learn, and have some fun.
  • Regardless, take care, have fun, and enjoy learning wherever your path takes you! We look forward to seeing some on you back here for your Fall 2017 semester.

Scholarship Opportunities

Contact Dr. Lavis with questions regarding scholarships: clavis@ksu.edu

The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America GCSAA believes in investing in the future of the profession. To ensure this, GCSAA's philanthropic arm, the Environmental Institute for Golf, administers a number of different scholarships for students pursuing careers in the golf course industry, future turfgrass researchers and educators, children and grandchildren of GCSAA members, and foreign students studying in the United States. These scholarships range from $500 to $6,000. Applicants must be enrolled in a recognized undergraduate program in a major field related to turf management, have completed at least 24 credit hours or the equivalent of one year of full-time study in the appropriate major, and be a member of GCSAA. Selection criteria for this program includes academic excellence, work experience, extracurricular activities and potential to become a leading professional in the golf course management industry. The application deadline is June 1. https://www.gcsaa.org/education/scholarships. Contact Drs. Fry or Lavis with questions.

Topeka Daylily $500.00 Scholarship: Contact Dr. Lavis for details. Due May 15.

$3,000 Master Gardener Scholarship for students in Kansas State University Bachelor's Degree in Horticulture: Application Deadline May 15, 2017. Contact Dr. Lavis for complete details. clavis@ksu.edu

Internship Opportunities

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Employment Opportunities

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Contact Information

Cathie Lavis - Associate Professor
Kansas State University
Department of Horticulture and Natural Resources
3736 Throckmorton Plant Science Center
Manhattan, KS 66506
785-532-1433 FAX: 785-532-6949