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Kansas State University Olathe is more than just a campus — it’s a stakeholder in the community. Professionals in the Kansas City metro area come here to collaborate with industry, earn a master's degree or graduate certificate, advance in their careers and become a solid asset in their organization. K-State Olathe works with area K-12 schools as well as local industry to ensure tomorrow's leaders have the necessary education and skills for success. We're here for Greater Kansas City because of Greater Kansas City, and we're proud to serve.

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High tunnelGrowing produce in high tunnels reduces losses, extends shelf life

Researchers at Kansas State University Olathe are reporting reduced losses and longer shelf life in produce grown in high tunnels, compared to open fields. Read more. 


Emoji emotion sheetEmojis may help reduce waste by measuring kids' emotional response to foods

Sensory analysis researchers at Kansas State University Olathe are looking at whether emojis can help reduce the food grade school students throw away at lunch. Read more. 


Team Awesome Technical DifficultiesCampus sponsored student engineering team competes in regional robotics competition

Team Awesome Technical Difficulties, an Olathe-based fourth grade robotics team sponsored by Kansas State University Olathe and John Deere, competed and placed at the recent FIRST Lego League regional competition. Read more.