K-State http://kcur.org en The 'Flexbook': A Textbook Replacement http://kcur.org/post/flexbook-textbook-replacement <p>Who needs textbooks any more? And given how much they cost, even if you do need them, it's a huge expense in university education.</p> <p>A Kansas State University professor has created a textbook replacement. It's called a "flexbook," and Brian Lindshield is using it for his Human Nutrition class. And get this: the flexbook....is free.</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 15:15:24 +0000 Stephen Steigman, Steve Kraske & Danie Alexander 22926 at http://kcur.org The 'Flexbook': A Textbook Replacement Another New Report To Shed Light On NBAF's Future http://kcur.org/post/another-new-report-shed-light-nbafs-future <p>The future of the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan is under the microscope this week for the second time in just over a month. Thu, 12 Jul 2012 14:02:17 +0000 Laura Ziegler 20888 at http://kcur.org Another New Report To Shed Light On NBAF's Future KState Student's Profile of Conversion Therapy Victim Wins "Rolling Stone" Journalism Award http://kcur.org/post/kstate-students-profile-conversion-therapy-victim-wins-rolling-stone-journalism-award <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53ceb95b9bb34-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53ceb95b9bb34-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53ceb95b9bb34-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-933755.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – A K State senior writes a two-part feature of a fellow student's horrific experience with anti-gay conversion therapy.</p> Mon, 08 Nov 2010 19:21:42 +0000 7271 at http://kcur.org