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Accreditation [754]
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Commemoration of Significant Dates in History of Wichita State University [4]
Dorothy and Bill Cohen Honors [15]
Engineering [2620]
Faculty and Researchers [76]
Fairmount College and University of Wichita Research: historical collection [74]
Fine Arts [61]
Graduate School [3394]
Health Professions [956]
Liberal Arts and Sciences [4206]
Multivariate Experimental Clinical Research [0]
Office of the President [43]
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Office of the Registrar [231]
University Libraries [207]
  • An act of faith 

    Witrogen, Melvin H.; Duell Denis C.; Skaggs, Jimmy M. (Wichita State University, 1984)
  • President letters to Shocker Nation 

    Golden, Jay S. (Wichita State University, 2020)
  • Basketball shooting aid 

    Boatright, Darron; Reuter, Kimberly M.; DeGarmo, Jason M. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2020-03-17)
    A basketball shooting aid includes a sidewall having an upper surface, a lower surface, an inner surface, and an outer surface. The upper surface of the sidewall defines an upper orifice and the lower surface of the sidewall ...
  • Apparatus and method for simulating machining and other forming operations 

    Madhavan, Viswanathan (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2020-03-17)
    A method includes obtaining information associated with a forming operation involving a manufacturing machine having a tool that contacts material and simulating deformation of the material based on the information. ...
  • Provost letter to Academic Affairs, March 16, 2020 

    Muma, Richard D. (Wichita State University, 2020-03-16)
    In his letter, Provost Muma informs Academic Affairs' faculty, administrators, and staff that due to COVID-19 pandemic, the university has made the decision to continue online and/or remote instruction till the end of ...

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