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Productive workplace
Student Research Assistant, (Part-Time) (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSFebruary 1, 2014
Entering endnotes into the endnotes software program and filing research files.
General greenhouse work: watering and planting the Sorghum and Soybean experimental plants in four greenhouses.
Maintaining and caring for Greenbug and Sorghum Aphid colonies and Biotypes.
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Good place
Teaching and Research Assistant (Current Employee), Manhattan, KSJanuary 28, 2014
Typical day: Go to work at 8:00 am, get in the lab prepare things that will be needed, check all the instruments make sure they are running well. Have lunch, take a nap, then go to lab do experiments and collect data. Organize the data and put into weekly report. When a lab teaching is scheduled, I teaching the labs and instruct students.
What I learned: – more... Scientific thinking and the way to look at a problem, and problem solving skills.
Co-workers: we have a really good relationship, we hang out and have fun.
Hardest part: Creativity, we need to read numerous of papers that are related to our research, and need to think of some new way to make the research better.
Most enjoyable part: Get recognized and awarded because we did a nice research. – less
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relaxing non-stressfull
Part-time Instructor (Current Employee), Salina, KSJanuary 19, 2014
I found the work environment to be an enjoyable place to work.
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Tutor
Student Tutor (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSJanuary 7, 2014
I was a tutor at K-State for mostly business classes my junior year.
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Excellence in Agriculture
Research Assistant (Current Employee), Manhattan, KSJanuary 1, 2014
Pros: education, career development
Great, down to earth people and leading research in agricultural fields.
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KSU exceeded my expectations
Personal Trainer (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSDecember 11, 2013
Truly a great experience going to school there. The educational system KSU has is world class.
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Great University
Powercat Financial Counselor (Current Employee), Manhattan KansasDecember 1, 2013
The people are great and friendly. Team building, acceptance and growth are most prevalent in the culture. They see themselves as a family and are ever trying to improve.
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Good Teaching Assitant Job
Teaching Assistant (Current Employee), Manhattan, KSNovember 7, 2013
Pros: flexible work load
Cons: high responsibility for students
You can decide how many hours you want to work and get paid for all of them. You won't get this in other teaching assistant jobs, where your paid hours is set for you regardless of how much you do.
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Graduate Research Assistant
Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee), Manhattan, KSOctober 25, 2013
Very friendly and diverse staff

Strong commitment to furthering veterinary medicine and research

Strong community. It was very common for research labs to share their facilities allowing broad access to top-notch equipment

Manhattan has a small town feel while still having some of the cultural opportunities of a larger city.
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Fun environment to work in
Custodian Specialist / Crew Leader (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSOctober 10, 2013
Working at Kansas State was pretty fun. There were great workers there to work along side of that just helped make the days and work go by a lot smoother.
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Multi Cultural environment. Condusive for learning
Teaching Assistant (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSSeptember 22, 2013
Amazing place to learn. Very helpful people around. If you want to learn then this place will provide you with all the resources you need.
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Loved everything about this job
Research Assistant (Former Employee), Eglin AFB, FLSeptember 17, 2013
Great people to work for and great benefits. My position was on two air force bases and got to learn the military way during the research study.
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Fun environment working with children
Camp Counselor (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSAugust 22, 2013
Great opportunity to be around children and help them develop basketball skills.
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Good place to learn and work
Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee), Manhattan, KSJuly 11, 2013
I was not much involved in the management part as I was a student worker.
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Great place
Bakery assistant (Former Employee), Manhattan, KsJune 3, 2013
The University is a great place to meet people from all walks of life and from all over the United States, especially in the dorms.
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Obtained M.S degree
Research Assistant (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSMay 20, 2013
I worked very hard for those two years. My adviser provided me great guidance and endless resources. Great school.
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Great University
Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSMay 16, 2013
Great people and great place to bring up a family. University is growing very well and expanding all departments
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University
Student Panelist (Former Employee), Manhattan, KSMay 13, 2013
Lots of Fun and paid well for the job. Work with great people.
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Great University
Postdoctoral Research Associate (Former Employee), ManhattanApril 17, 2013
I honed my skills in Plant Biotechnology research at K-State.
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Great place for international students
Graduate Teaching assistant (Former Employee), Manhattan KansasApril 8, 2013
People are friendly. Safe environment. Less tress.
cost of living is low.

I teach one course while I am enrolled as a graduate student.

About Kansas State University

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