Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - University of Kansas Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:04:27 GMT Fort Scott Celebration Honors Legacy of Gordon Parks http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/16/Fort-Scott-Celebration-Honors-Legacy-of-Gordon-Parks/2748/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Gordon-Parks.jpg'/><br/> I&rsquo;ve long admired the work of Gordon Parks, who was once told not to try to attend college because his best shot at succeeding in life was to be ... Tue, 16 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/16/Fort-Scott-Celebration-Honors-Legacy-of-Gordon-Parks/2748/ Kansas Sports Museum Tells Stories through Memorabilia http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/Kansas-Sports-Museum-Tells-Stories-through-Memorabilia/1678/ The great track star Glenn Cunningham nearly died in a fire that burned the young boy’s legs so badly they almost were amputated.  Told he wouldn’t walk again, the seven-year-old endured a year of ... Thu, 02 Feb 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/2/Kansas-Sports-Museum-Tells-Stories-through-Memorabilia/1678/