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Mission Statement:

The College of Education Student Council at Kansas State University strives to create pride, professionalism, and participation in the College of Education. Education Council’s mission is to further the best interests of the College of Education within the college, university, and community; to grow educational leaders for the State of Kansas and beyond; to create an innovative and enthusiastic regard for education; to maintain and support many student activities for the College of Education; to provide improved relationships between students and the College of Education faculty and administration; and to conduct such business as may come before the students in the College of Education at Kansas State University.

2016-2017 Education Council Leadership Team members

2017-2018 Calendar of Events

(Student volunteers earn required Service to Profession and Service to Students and Families hours for volunteering for Education Council activities.)

2017-2018 President's Project:
As part of this year’s President’s Project, Ed Council President Emily Preston will be strengthening and growing our partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Riley County.

August 22, 2017
Week of Welcome – P3 – Popcorn, Photos, and Purple
8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Holen Courtyard

August 26, 2017
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Riley County Fishing Tournament
11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Anneberg Park

September 5, 2017
Annual Leadership Retreat
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Keats City Park

November 2, 2017
Mock Interviews
All day (more information provided later)
Berney Family Welcome Center

November 14, 2017
C2 Speakers Forum
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Union Ballroom

December 2017
(Tentative date, December 3)
Leadership Team Holiday Party

February 13, 2018
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Riley County
Purple Power Valentine Party
5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Bluemont Hall

March 5, 2018
Education On-Campus Interviews
All day (more information provided later)
Bramlage Coliseum

March 2018
2018-2019 Education Council Leadership Team and Student Senator Elections

April 7, 2018
All-University Open House (activities inside and outside Bluemont Hall)

April 2017
(Tentative date, April 30)
Leadership Team End-of-Year Picnic and New Officer Installation, Blue Earth Plaza

Leadership Team Meetings
6:30 p.m., Bluemont Hall 118

  • October 12, 2017
  • November 9, 2017
  • February 8, 2018
  • March 8, 2018
  • April 12, 2018

2017–2018 Leadership Team

  • President: Emily Preston
  • Vice President: Olivia Youngers
  • Secretary: Brenda Noble
  • Treasurer: Whitney Wilkey
  • Open House Chair: Abby Pelfrey
  • Welcome Week Chair: Mikaela Rader
  • C2 Chair: Addyson Howard
  • Publicity Chair: Teresa Leiszler
  • Social Chairman: Ryanne Mercer
  • Purple Power Chair: Michelle Franco
  • Mock/Real Interview: Brooks Armstrong
  • Student Award Chair: Maggie Murphy
  • Election Chair: Theresia Matthews
  • Social Media Chair: Chiann Carothers
  • Students at Large: Matalyn Mahan, Dylan Graves, Lorenzo Delgado
  • Ed Rising Rep: Ellie Herter
  • Advisors: Trina Harlow and Dr. Tonnie Martinez

College of Education Student Senators

  • Anna Jackson
  • Isabelle Williams
  • Caitrin Furlong
  • Natalie Kilgore

2016 Events…

2016 Open House collage

2016 Learning Leading Day collage

 2016 Bergman Elementary Valentine Party collage

2015 Events…

Homecoming Parade collage

2015 Fall Fling collage at Bergman Elementary School

2014 Events…

November 2014 C2

2014 Purple Power Trunker Treater

Photos from 9-16-2014 Education Council C2


We, the undergraduate students of the College of Education at Kansas State University, in order to further the best interests of the College of Education, to maintain and support all student activities of the College of Education, to provide improved relationships between students and the College of Education faculty and administration, and to conduct such business as may come before the students in the College of Education at Kansas State University, do hereby organize the College of Education Student Council of Kansas State University.

Sponsors:

Trina Harlow
tharlow@k-state.edu

Dr. Tonnie Martinez
tonnie@k-state.edu


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