The second of three finalists for the presidency of Kansas State University will give an open forum presentation at 3:30 p.m. Jan. 22, in Forum Hall of the K-State Student Union. The presentation by Steve Ballard, chancellor for East Carolina University, will be followed by a question-and-answer session and a meet-and-greet opportunity. All K-Staters and the general public are invited to attend. Ballard’s presentation also will be available via live webcast and on K-State TV Wildcat Cable (channel 8). To learn more about Chancellor Ballard, visit

The presentation will air live on the K-State Salina campus (Media Studio conference room) via interactive Polycom provided by the Educational Communications Center. All presentations will re-air on K-State TV and will be available via archive at their webcast page.

The open forum for the third finalist is scheduled for Monday, Jan. 26. Questions can be referred to Fred Fairchild, chair of the Campus Visit Committee for the Presidential Search Committee,