"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
The Jayhawks represents the athletic programs and
intercollegiate teams of the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas.
As a member of the NCAA's Division I, the university competes in the Big 12 Conference. Kansas is probably best known for its men's basketball program which has won multiple national titles, including a victory over Memphis in the 2008 NCAA Tournament final. The university also supports a wide range of other men's and women's programs in sports such as baseball, football, golf, cross country, tennis, soccer, softball and volleyball. Notable Kansas alumni include Wilt Chamberlain (NBA), Paul Pierce (NBA) and Gale Sayers (NFL).
Henry Steinway, who performs and releases music under his RL Grime moniker, is a producer who creates a unique style of music by blending sonic maximalism with dance friendly rhythms to create a amalgam of sound that's well suited for Southern California's sprawling electronic music world. RL Grime released his debut EP, Clipz, in 2009 and has since managed to find favor amongst established names in the EDM scene like Diplo, A-Track and Flosstradamus.
Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors is an indie rock outfit from Nashville, Tennessee that's fronted by husband-wife duo Drew and Ellie Holcomb. With dual female/male vocals and Drew's accessible songwriting style, the band offers a folk-tinged brand of alternative rock that has resonated well among fans of indie music since the release of its debut album,Washed in Blue, in 2005. Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors has since been steadily releasing material, offering nearly a record a year during the decade that followed, including the 2013 studio albumGood Light.
The Topeka Roadrunners is a Tier II Junior A ice hockey team that competes in the North American Hockey League. Founded in 2004, the team
plays its home games at Landon Arena in Topeka, Kansas. The franchise was previously known as the Santa Fe Roadrunners, but moved to Topeka in 2007, where it earned the NAHL's President's Cup as regular season champions after the 2010-2011 season.
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Overland Park, KS 66204
Cozily working within the confines of folk, country and pop, Gretchen Peters is a Grammy-nominated American singer/songwriter originally from New York and Colorado. She moved to Nashville in 1988, fully adapting to the opportunities presented to her by one of America's prominent music capitals. In addition to penning songs for beloved artists such as George Strait, Neil Diamond, Trisha Yearwood and Etta James, Peters has maintained a solo career of her own, releasing a handful of albums starting in 1996. In 1995, she won "Song of the Year" at the Country Music Association's awards for "Independence Day," a tune she wrote for Martina McBride.