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power luncheon

Register for the luncheon: November 15th, 2023 we are having the "Cure Starts with US" Power Luncheon at the Holiday Inn Manhattan At the Campus, 1641 Anderson Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502. Coco Bolos will be providing upscale mexican dishes with modern twists...buffet provided! Registration ends Monday November 13th at 5pm!

  • $25.00 a person for the buffet and presentations
  • 11:30 A.M. -1:00 P.M.
  • Scientist and Faculty Member, Dr. David Poole, Kinesiology and Anatomy & Physiology. Speaking on "Oxygen Transport with Tissues in Health and Cancer."
  • Graduate Student, Aloka Amarasooriya. Speaking about her research, "A Trogen Horse approach delivery of small molecule anti-cancer drugs".

To register either click on this link: or call Betty Book, 785-532-6705.




Wildcats Give $10 to Cure Cancer (WG10-2C)

The Wildcats give $10 dollars to cure cancer initiative was created to allow virtually everyone to participate in finding a cure for cancer. We want to include scientists, students, and supporters. Most people want to be a part of the effort but can’t give much, and that is okay!! If we are all able to give $10, then we will all be a part of the effort to cure cancer. Here is the link you can click on to help the Johnson Cancer Research Center Johnson Cancer Research Center (! “The Cure Starts with Us!!” Give here

Check out the videos on the WG10-2C page!

Wildcat Challenge

Wear your shirt to the K-State vs UCF football game on Sept. 23, 2023.

The Cure Starts With Us! T-shirts are in! Please check out the snyder

25th Annual Rob Regier Memorial Golf Tournament

This is the 25th year of the golf tournament in memory of Rob Regier. Get your team together and register! Sponsorships are welcome! For more information, check out the page here!

Thanks to Kaw Valley Rodeo for supporting K-State Cancer Research! Josh big check

Many thanks to the Kaw Valley Rodeo Association for supporting the Johnson Cancer Research Center with a silent and live auction and the Kaw Valley Rodeo pass the boot and sponsorships! Together, they raise over $6900 for cancer research, even with horrible weather on their biggest rodeo night!


Coming soon:

Regier Golf Tournament, October 20, 2023


The Cure Starts with Us! Power Luncheon, November 15, 2023

Previous events

K-State Cancer Research Week

The Johnson Cancer Research Center will host the 2023 K-State Cancer Research Week Sept. 18-23 on the Manhattan campus. The week is full of cancer research-related events to inform the public about the basic cancer research performed at K-State and fundraising events. Visit a lab, visit with a grad student at MHK Brewing Company with Science on Tap, see grad student summer research posters and hear faculty talk abou their research with a 2 min timer!

You'll Never Run Alone 5K, May 6, 2023 Thank you!

Jennifer Alonso


Pink Up the Pace

Pink Up the Pace, Downtown Manhattan, KS

Saturday, April 22nd, 2023 at 8 AM

What to expect:

Support breast cancer research by joining us downtown for the 6th annual Pink Up the Pace 5K and 1 Mile Honor Walk on April 22, 2023 at 8:00 AM! Registration includes a super soft t-shirt and pizza and beer on AJ's patio!

Go to or simply click on the link to register!