KU stands
at the top
of a great hill

The climb up Mount Oread is what makes us Jayhawks.

Jayhawks who fight for peace, who advocate for those who have no voice, who turn possibility into reality.

In this 2017 Chancellor’s Report, we reflect on these accomplishments — and the many other ways we educate leaders, build healthy communities, and make discoveries that change the world.

THE PATH
TO PEACE

Santos wins Nobel for efforts to end the Colombian civil war

DRIVING VIRTUAL
REALITY

Health Professions dean teaches techniques in Iceland

THE FINE
DETAILS OF
FOSSILIZATION

KU scientists digitize chalk rock specimens

CHANGING THE
LANDSCAPE

Bold vision transforms teaching and research

STANDING UP,
SPEAKING OUT

Rhodes Scholar gives voice to refugees’ plight

EXCELLENCE
ON THE HILL

Milestones, scholarships, and recognition

AT THE
PINNACLE

A look at how Chancellor Gray-Little prepared KU for the future