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2017 Honors and Awards

2017 Colleague 2 Colleague’s Innovation in Teaching

Sue Williams
Sue Williams

L. Sue Williams is an associate professor in the department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work and a member of the joint faculty for the Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies department at Kansas State University.

Colleague 2 Colleague, a professional association of faculty, staff and administrators from a variety of Kansas and Missouri institutions, aims to share technology expertise, resources and training in the region with a special emphasis on distance education and instructional technology.

2017 NUTN Learner Recognition Award

Nathan Smit
Nathan Smit

Smit, a 2008 graduate with a bachelor’s degree in food science, was nominated by K-State Global Campus based on his impressive professional achievements since earning his degree. Since graduation, he has been promoted four times at Hormel Foods Corporation, where he has worked since before going back to school, and continues to climb the corporate ladder.

NUTN is an organization designed to offer higher education institutions a networking and professional development arena for the advancement of teaching and learning, with an emphasis in best utilizing technology.

2017 ACHE National Rising Star Award

Ashley Nietfeld
Ashley Nietfeld

Ashley Nietfeld, communications and marketing specialist for Global Campus, won the organization’s Rising Star Award for her work on a variety of projects, most notably her lead role in implementing a new customer relationship management system, Talisma, while directing the messaging efforts the system utilizes to communicate with prospective students.

2017 ACHE National Outstanding Services to Underserved Populations Program

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Integrated Language Skills Program

The Integrated Language Skills program is a noncredit partnership between Global Campus and the Center for Intercultural and Multilingual Advocacy. The program secured a grant from COMEXUS, a binational organization functioning as a partnership between Mexico and the United States to support students, researchers and teachers, and was implemented in 2016. Its aim was for English teachers living in Mexico to gain additional proficiency speaking and writing English.

2017 ACHE National Distinguished Noncredit Program

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Rural Grocery Summit

The Rural Grocery Summit is held annually in America’s heartland, bringing together rural grocery stakeholders from across the country to discuss the gradual disappearance of rural grocery stores across America and how best to sustain what’s left, as well as foster opportunities for growth, of this critical piece of community infrastructure.

2017 UPCEA Central Region Outstanding Continuing Education Student

Kayla Savage
Kayla Savage

Savage graduated in May 2017 while managing a full-time job, numerous volunteer responsibilities and family life during her time as a student with a 4.0 GPA.

2017 UPCEA Central Region Mature Noncredit Program

Leadership Seminar
K-State Leadership Seminar

The seminar, held each spring on the Kansas State University campus in Manhattan, Kansas, was first offered in 1997, and its mission is to enhance the leadership skills and capacities of the K-State community and communities throughout Kansas.

2017 UPCEA Central Region Mature Credit Program

Personal Financial Planning
Personal Financial Planning

With the addition of a bachelor’s degree in 2017, K-State’s online personal financial planning program offers a degree program at every academic level. K-State’s programs in Personal Financial Planning are well-known in the industry and its online doctorate was the first known doctorate to be offered largely in an online format, in addition to being one of only five doctoral programs in the nation registered with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards.

2017 UPCEA Central Region Engagement Award

UFM Community Learning Center
UFM Community Learning Center

UFM Community Learning Center, a unit within K-State Global Campus, was recognized for its creative educational programs serving K-State, as well as the Manhattan, Kansas, community and other communities across Kansas.

2017 UPCEA Central Region Support Specialist

Ashley Nietfeld
Ashley Nietfeld

Nietfeld was honored for her work on a variety of projects, most notably her lead role in implementing a new customer relationship management system, Talisma, while directing the messaging efforts the system utilizes to communicate with prospective students.

2017 K-State Global Campus Outstanding Advisor

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Abbey Nutsch

Nutsch, assistant professor of food safety and security in the College of Agriculture, received the Outstanding Advisor Award, given to a K-State faculty or staff member demonstrating exceptional efforts in assisting and advising distance students.

2017 K-State Global Campus Friend of Global Campus

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Bruce Snead

Snead began working with K-State Global Campus in 1989 when his office became part of the Midwest Universities Radon Consortium that serves as an EPA regional radon training center. Since that time, the Kansas Radon Program has provided design and delivery of hands-on radon reduction and measurement training and served as an information source for radon issues in homes and public buildings. In 2012, Snead began online training and in 2016, partnered with K-State Global Campus to open two new training classrooms.

2017 K-State Global Campus Extraordinary Student

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Douglas Chun

Chun, online master's student in engineering management, received the Extraordinary Student Award. This award is given to a currently enrolled distance student who has overcome obstacles in their educational path and demonstrates academic excellence, focus and career ambition.

2017 K-State Global Campus Excellence in Online Teaching

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Vicki Sherbert

Sherbert, assistant professor of curriculum and instruction in the College of Education, received the Excellence in Online Teaching Award. The award recognizes an online instructor or faculty member who has provided outstanding online teaching, course development, mentoring of students and service to the field of continuing education.

2017 K-State Global Campus Friend of Global Campus

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Sarah Reasoner

Reasoner works with faculty to create new courses and update existing on-campus courses for online delivery. She also facilitates several online courses and is a direct contact for both students and faculty experiencing technical problems with their online courses. Reasoner also was instrumental in realizing a need and developing a system for test proctoring within her department.

2017 K-State Global Campus Star Student

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Theresa Toler

Toler, a student employee in the K-State Global Campus academic and professional programs office, received the K-State Global Campus Star Student Award. The award recognizes a student employee who consistently goes above and beyond the requirements of their position to make meaningful and positive contributions to K-State Global Campus. Toler is a senior from St. Marys majoring in accounting. In her four years at K-State Global Campus, she has consistently shown a positive attitude, dependability, and the ability to work independently and effectively.

2017 K-State Global Campus Lynda Spire Positive Focus

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Ashley Nietfeld

Nietfeld, communications coordinator for K-State Global Campus, received the Lynda Spire Positive Focus Award. This award honors the positive leadership of Lynda Spire, retired assistant dean of K-State Global Campus.

Nietfeld, who has worked at K-State Global Campus for nearly five years, develops content for marketing efforts for K-State Global Campus programs, with a focus on programs developed through the College of Education. She also has played a leading role in the adoption and rollout of a new customer relationship management system for K-State Global Campus. Nietfeld is supportive, reliable and routinely goes above and beyond in taking on additional tasks.

2017 K-State University Support Staff Award of Excellence

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Ashley Noll

Noll recieved the Award of Excellence from K-State University Support Staff due to her commitment to go above and beyond for Global Campus.

2017 Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (GPIDEA) Friend of Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance Award

Tom Rawson

 

2017 U.S. News and World Report Lists K-State No. 35 in Best Online Graduate Engineering Program

2017 U.S. News and World Report Lists K-State No. 35 in Best Online Graduate Engineering Program
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US News and World Report provides information in their rankings to assist students to find the right school for them. Criteria for the designation include quality of programs and overall value. Kansas State University Global Campus programs offered online in engineering ranked No. 35 for 2017.

2017 U.S. News and World Report Ranks K-State’s Online Graduate Education Programs No. 61

2017 U.S. News and World Report Lists K-State No. 35 in Best Online Graduate Engineering Program
Kansas State University Global Campus

US News and World Report provides information in its rankings to assist students in finding the right school for them. Criteria for the designation include quality of programs and overall value. Kansas State University Global Campus programs offered online in education ranked No. 61 for 2017.

2017 U.S. News and World Report Ranks K-State’s Professional Master’s of Business Administration No. 71 in Best Online MBA Programs

2017 U.S. News and World Report Lists K-State No. 35 in Best Online Graduate Engineering Program
Kansas State University Global Campus

As a recently launched online professional master’s in business administration, the U.S. News and World Report ranking of K-State’s online MBA program represents exceptionally high marks for a newer program. The U.S. News and World Report’s criteria for the designation include quality of programs and overall value.

Best Online Schools Ranks K-State #1 in Kansas for 2017

Best Online Schools Ranks K-State #1 in Kansas for 2017
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Kansas State University is ranked number one as the Best Online College in Kansas by thebestschools.org. The ranking is based on the quality of the online programs, the types of courses and degrees offered, faculty strengths as well as school awards, rankings and reputation for online degree programs.

Financial Planning 20 Best Online Certified Financial Planning Programs by The Best Schools

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Kansas State University Global Campus

Kansas State University’s Institute of Personal Financial Planning is ranked #3 in the 20 Best Online Certified Financial Planning Programs by TheBestSchools.org. Certified financial planners must earn certification through passing the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) exam. All the programs listed in the best online Financial Planning Certificate programs prepare students for this exam through a curriculum geared toward CFP standards.

College Values Online Ranks K-State's Food Science Degree one of the 30 Best Value Food Science Degrees 2016

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Kansas State University Global Campus

K-State's online food science bachelor's degree is listed in the top 30 Best Value Food Science Degrees for 2016 by College Values Online.

K-State ranked one of the Best Online Teaching Degrees for 2017 by The Best Schools

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Kansas State University Global Campus

The K-State Master’s of Arts in Teaching was ranked #21 by thebestschools.org in their Best Online Teaching Degree listing for 2017. The program was selected based on the quality of the programs, the types of courses offered, the faculty, rankings, awards and reputation in providing a quality online experience.

K-State Ranks 7th in Best Curriculm and Instruction Master’s Degrees

K-State Ranks 7th in top 35 online programs in Curriculum and Instruction
Kansas State University Global Campus

K-State's College of Education's online curriculum and instruction master's degree is ranked #7 in CollegeChoice top 35 online programs in the field.

K-State Ranks 19th in Best Online Master’s in Education Degrees by The Best Schools

K-State Ranks 19th in Best Online Master's in Education Degrees
Kansas State University Global Campus

K-State’s online master’s degrees in education have been ranked in the top 30 online master’s degrees in education by TheBestSchools.org for 2017. The online K-State master’s degrees in education include master of science in educational leadership, master of arts in teaching, master of science in curriculum and instruction, master of science in adult learning and leadership and a master of science in academic advising. The programs offered in human ecology that are ranked are master of science in youth development and master of science in early childhood education.

K-State ranked one of the Top 25 Best Online Bachelor Degree Programs for 2017 by The Best Schools

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Kansas State University Global Campus

The K-State online bachelor’s degree in early childhood education was ranked # 3 by thebestschools.org for 2017. The program was selected based on the quality of the programs, the types of courses offered, the faculty, rankings, awards and reputation in providing a quality online experience.

SR Education Group Ranks K-State Master’s in Dietetics/Nutrition One of the Top 25 in Affordability for 2017

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Kansas State University Global Campus

K-State has ranked # 6 as the most affordable online master’s degree in nutrition by the SR Education Group. The SR Education Group looks at available degrees, tuitition rates and details about program coursework from institution websites and the National Center for Education Statistics to determine their rankings.

Affordable Online Master’s Degrees in Human and Family Development Ranks K-State Program

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Kansas State University Global Campus

AffordableColleges.com ranked K-State’s online master’s degree in Family and Community Services Master’s degree #10 as the most affordable. The AffordableColleges.com calculates their rankings based on the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) data when calculating these rankings.

2017 Victory Media Military Friendly Schools Designation

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Kansas State University Global Campus

Kansas State University Global Campus has received a Military Friendly designation for 2017 from Victory Media. Obtaining a Military Friendly Schools designation is assessed through the evaluation of both public data about the institution and proprietary data gathered through the free Military Friendly Schools survey. K-State has received this designation since it began in 2003.

2017 Military Advance Education (MAE) Top Colleges and Universities

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Kansas State University Global Campus

Kansas State University Global Campus has been listed in the Military Advanced 2017 Guide to Top Colleges and Universities since its beginning 10 years ago. The survey looks at military culture, financial assistance, flexibility, general support, online support and on-campus support for military and veteran students.

Best Online Colleges from the Community for Accredited Online Schools

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Kansas State University Global Campus

Kansas State University is recognized as one of the Best Online Colleges in the nation by The Community for Accredited Online Schools. A resource for higher education and college accreditation information ranked K-State for 2016-2017 school year because of its excellence in online learning.

College Values Online: Global Campus' Online Master’s in Education Ranked Number 14 in the Top 50 Values for 2016-2017

College Values Online for 2017
Kansas State University Global Campus

Kansas State University Global Campus received a No. 14 ranking for the College Values Online Top 50 Master’s in Education for 2016-2017. The ranking is for the K-State programs in curriculum and instruction, educational leadership, adult and continuing education, academic advising and Teaching K-6.

College Values Online: Global Campus Ranked Number 5 in the Top 20 Values for 2016-2017

College Values Online Top 20
Kansas State University Global Campus

Kansas State University Global Campus online master’s in psychology with an emphasis in industrial and organizational psychology ranked No. 5 in College Values Online Top 20 Values for 2016-2017 in the area of online master’s degrees.

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