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CAPITOL GRADUATE RESEARCH SUMMIT

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Hot Topics For CGRS 2017

Each university uses the topics listed below to guide their selection process on research to bring to the Capitol.  These topics have been designated as important to the State of Kansas and thus good topics to present to legislators and other visitors.

  • Sustainable water supply
  • Economic development and job creation
  • Workforce development
  • Plant and animal health
  • Food safety: from farm to fork
  • Health conditions impacting the health of Kansans, including cancer, obesity, diabetes, and other conditions
  • Health care costs
  • Alternative health care
  • Community development and quality of life in rural communities
  • Alternative and sustainable energy sources
  • Education: student achievement and student testing, K-12 education reforms
  • Local government funding
  • Gun control
  • Business attraction in the state