Washburn Tech First Stop on Appropriations Biennial Tour

October 18, 2013

Topeka, Kan. – Members of the Kansas House and Senate budget-writing committees will embark on a higher education tour beginning at Washburn Tech from 8:30-10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 22.

Washburn University President Jerry Farley first will address the group inside the Heavy Diesel Construction Technology Center located on the northwest corner of campus at 5724 SW Huntoon. Following a question and answer period, legislators will tour Washburn Tech’s facilities.

Among those touring are members of the Kansas House Appropriations Committee and the Senate Ways and Means Committee in addition to legislative leadership. The multi-day tour includes stops at the state’s public universities and a community college before wrapping up on Wednesday, October 30.