KU News Release


August 16, 2012
Contact: Jill Jess, KU News Service, 785-864-8858

Rock Chalk Roadshow will visit high schools across Kansas

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LAWRENCE — The annual Rock Chalk Roadshow is set to visit more than 80 schools across 4,207 miles in more than 60 counties in Kansas.

University of Kansas staff will visit schools to meet with counselors and drop off materials during the day. Evening receptions with families and interested students are planned in five cities. KU students who graduated from area high schools will be available to answer questions.

At the receptions, high school students will have a chance to register to win KU prizes. Photographs with Baby Jay also will be available.

The events for parents and students are in the following communities:
Hutchinson
Sunday, Aug. 19, Kansas Cosmosphere & Space Center, 1100 N. Plum St.
Doors open at 3:30 p.m. with the program at 4 p.m.
KU students attending: Josh Mendoza and Caitlin Doornbos, Hutchinson High School; Peter Calvillo, Trinity Catholic High School

Liberal
Monday, Aug. 20, Rock Island Depot, 4 Rock Island Road. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the program at 6:30 p.m.
KU students attending: Teresa Dinh, Liberal High School; K’cie Kinsinger, Ulysses High School

Garden City
Tuesday, Aug. 21, Clarion Inn Conference Center, 1911 E. Kansas Ave. Doors open at 6 p.m., program at 6:30 p.m.
KU student attending:
Jessica Montoya, Garden City High School

Hays
Wednesday, Aug. 22, Fox Pavillion, 1202 Main St. Doors open at 6 p.m., program at 6:30 p.m.
KU students attending: Haylee Hedge, Thomas More Prep-Marian High School; Jen David, Hays High School

Salina
Thursday, Aug. 23, Bicentennial Center, 800 The Midway. Doors open at 6 p.m., with program at 6:30 p.m.
KU students attending: Skyler Richardson, Salina High School South; Lauren O’Brien, Sacred Heart Jr-Sr High School

High schools that KU representatives will visit:
• Abilene High School
• Attica High School
• Beloit Junior-Senior High School
• Bennington High School
• Bucklin High School
• Chaparral High School
• Cimarron High School
• Council Grove High School
• Cunningham High School
• Deerfield High School
• Dighton High School
• Elkhart High School
• Ellis High School
• Fairfield High School
• Fowler High School
• Garden City High School
• Glasco High School
• Hays High School
• Healy High School
• Hill City High School
• Hodgeman County High School
• Hoisington High School
• Holcomb High School
• Hoxie High School
• Hugoton High School
• Hutchinson High School
• Ingalls High School
• Junction City High School
• Kingman High School
• Kinsley High School
• Kiowa County High School
• La Crosse High School
• Lakeside High School
• Lakin High School
• Liberal High School
• Lincoln High School
• Macksville High School
• Meade High School
• Medicine Lodge High School
• Minneapolis High School
• Minneola High School
• Moscow High School
• Natoma High School
• Ness City High School
• Oakley High School
• Osborne High School
• Otis-Bison High School
• Palco High School
• Phillipsburg High School
• Pike Valley High School
• Plainville High School
• Pratt High School
• Pretty Prairie High School
• Quinter Rural High School
• Republic County High School
• Rock Hills High School
• Rolla High School
• Russell High School
• Salina Central High School
• Salina South High School
• Satanta High School
• Scott Community High School
• Skyline High School
• Smith Center High School
• Solomon High School
• South Gray High School
• Southwestern Heights High School
• Spearville High School
• St. John High School
• St. John's School
• St. Mary's High School
• St. Xavier's Catholic Jr/Sr High School
• Stafford High School
• Stanton County High School
• Stockton High School
• Sublette High School
• Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School
• Syracuse High School
• Tescott High School
• Thunder Ridge High School
• Tipton High School
• Trego Community High School
• Ulysses High School
• Victoria High School
• Wamego High School
• Western Plains High School
• Wheatland High School
• White City High School



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