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Apr 28, 2017

In this bonus episode, Perspective host Richard Baker speaks with Kansas State University President Richard Myers. Kansas legislators have yet to give the Kansas Board of Regents institutions their 2018 budgets, and the president of Kansas State University says he is not quite sure whether he should be worried. 


Apr 24, 2017

Washington is full of acronyms, one of which is DARPA, an agency few of us recognize. DARPA stands for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, an independent agency of the Pentagon, under the office of the Secretary of Defense. The agency is responsible for funding science and technology projects. On today’s...


Apr 17, 2017

In a recent Landon Lecture at Kansas State University, the executive editor of the Washington Post, Martin Baron, told his audience that journalists believe there is such a thing as truth, and journalists do not like being lied to. He said the president may feel he is at war with the press, but the Washington Post is...


Apr 10, 2017

A new survey by the American Psychological Association indicates that more than four out of five adults in the United States -- some 86 percent -- say they constantly or often check their email, texts and social media accounts. The APA says this attachment to devices and the constant use of technology is associated with...


Apr 3, 2017

For the most part, we have experienced a mild winter and an early spring in many parts of Kansas. Consequently, one Kansas State University veterinarian says that means more fleas, ticks, itching, and scratching for our pets. Not only are the animals often times miserable, they also many times face life-threatening...