March 2019 News Releases

Ralph Richardson

Reflections on the advances of life sciences in the Greater Kansas City region

Ralph Richardson, dean and CEO of Kansas State University's Olathe campus, reflects on how he has seen the life sciences change and shape the region throughout his 49-year career.


Novel data sharing agreement accelerates translational research

An animal health company is contributing historical clinical data about cats and dogs to the 1Data platform through a data sharing agreement. The data may help "big data" researchers rapidly develop and test therapeutics, drugs and medical technologies for people and companion animals.

Advisory board

Eight prominent KC leaders join advisory boards at Olathe campus

Eight new board members with backgrounds in business, education and bioscience are providing feedback and guidance on initiatives, programs, facilities at Kansas State University's Olathe campus.

Food for Thought film series

Olathe campus to host 'Food For Thought' film series

The Urban Food Systems Program at Kansas State University's Olathe campus will present "Food for Thought," a free film series featuring food related documentaries from around the world. Join us for the first film at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 14.