Game on! The KUAAP group went paintballing during spring break, and everybody had a great time. Competition was fierce between Team Austin and Team Artie. Team Austin – “Ready for anything” This is picture of our team, Team Austin. We did really well — we won the first two matches! This is the team standing before... Continue reading KUAAP Goes Paintballing!
The beautiful University of Kansas campus has a lot to offer. You know, in addition to that cute person in your English literature lecture. While we don’t have links to help with flirting, here are twelve official KU resources worth bookmarking. They’ll help you make the most of getting around campus, studying and finding cool... Continue reading Bookmark this now: 12 helpful KU links you need
The University of Kansas is well-known for its scientific research and embracing the unknown. In that spirit, here are fun facts you should know about KU while considering where to study! 1. Students come from 105 different countries. Giphy The student population is 15% multicultural and comes from 105 countries and all 50 US states. You’ll... Continue reading 11 facts you didn’t know about KU
About Chinese New Year Wondering why some people are saying, “Happy new year!” in the middle of February? The answer is: Chinese New Year. Similar to the January 1st new year holiday, Chinese New Year is a time for new beginnings and hope for good things to come. For 2015, the Chinese New Year is... Continue reading Happy Chinese New Year!
For some students, showing school pride means going to a football game, buying a shirt or joining a club. For a select and sweaty few, school pride means wearing a giant costume. If you’re new to the idea of a school mascot, here’s everything you need to know about these lovable symbols of school spirit!... Continue reading Say hi to Big Jay and Baby Jay, your KU mascots!
Adjusting to dorm life can be challenging. For many students, it’s their first time living away from home and sharing such a close space with someone new. Here are tips you can use to be a good roommate, handle common issues and, hopefully, make a new friend. Tip #1: Keep cultural differences in mind... Continue reading How to Be a Good College Roommate
Want to make the most of your first week at school? We have some tips from other international students and your expert team of student advisors. Start with these basics, and feel free to share your own suggestions in the comments! Get to know your AAP team Giphy There’s a lot to do your first... Continue reading What to Do Your First Week at KU
How did you spend Saturday, December 6th? For over 70 international and domestic students, the highlight of their day was attending the first ever International Talent Show! Organized by the KU Academic Accelerator Program and the International Student Organization, it was a big hit with both performers and audience members. The exciting event at... Continue reading Highlights from KU’s first International Talent Show
What is basketball? Schools have a men’s team and a women’s team. So you get double the chances to enjoy the dazzling action. There are usually two games a week from November through February, leading up to the March Madness tournament for top performing teams.Basketball is the second most popular sport worldwide, and is especially... Continue reading Getting to Know College Basketball
The University Career Center's mission is to educate students about planning and developing their careers. This means connecting students with employment, internship, and co-op opportunities. We work directly with faculty, alumni, and employers to give you the most (and best) career opportunities possible! Check out some of our stats below: Continue reading How KU’s University Career Center Helps You Find Jobs