The Washburn Review

Washburn first school in Kansas to earn purple heart designation

Jessica Knieff

November 6, 2017

Washburn will become Kansas’ first Purple Heart University with a proclamation 2 p.m. Nov. 9 in the Security Benefit foyer outside the president’s office.This designation comes in light of outstanding services provided to activ...

Memorial Plaza dedication held for veterans supporter

Ali Dade

June 27, 2016

The Harry W. Colmery Memorial Plaza dedication took place June 22.Colmery was born in 1890 and became famous as an advocate for veterans after spending time serving in World War I and for his involvement in the American Legion.He att...