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Parking/traffic information for 2014 KHSAA Gridiron Bowl Dec. 5-6

Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium at WKU will be the site for the 2014 Russell Athletic/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl State Football Championships on Dec. 5-6. The two-day event will bring thousands of people from across the Commonwealth to Bowling Green and onto the WKU campus. Below is information on parking/traffic changes for the WKU campus community […]

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Phi Mu elects 2015 officers

WKU’s Delta Tau chapter of Phi Mu has selected its 2015 Executive Committee. ​President: Maggie Shelton of Louisville Vice President of Chapter Development: Lexi Ratterman of Louisville Vice President of Committees: Mackenzie Grubbs of Verona Treasurer: Kaitlyn Cummins of Louisville New Member Director: Kristina Gonzalez-Lopez of Elizabethtown Recruitment Operations Chair: Kelley King of Louisville Recruitment […]

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Kentucky Museum to host annual Christmas in Kentucky event Dec. 6

Christmas in Kentucky, the Kentucky Museum’s annual holiday celebration, is set 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 6 featuring free activities for children and adults. The program begins right after the Christmas parade in downtown Bowling Green with free parking available next to the Kentucky Museum on WKU’s campus. All activities are free and include […]

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WKU Week in Photos: Nov. 17-22, 2014

Here is the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.  

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WKU listed in ‘Open Doors’ report for study abroad participation

WKU is the only Kentucky public university to be included in the Open Doors 2014 report for its total number of study abroad participants. WKU ranked 23rd in the top 40 list of master’s institutions, up from 32nd in 2013 and 39th in 2012. Open Doors is an annual report of U.S. students studying abroad […]

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Spencer County team wins WKU Engineering robotics competition

A team from Spencer County High School won the WKU Department of Engineering’s 15th annual Kentucky Bluegrass Robotics Competition on Nov. 8. Teams from Hart County and Barren County finished second and third. This WKU Engineering Department outreach competition provides secondary school students with a challenging engineering design problem to solve and provides secondary school […]

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WKU Dance Program – Holiday Extravaganza

WKU’s Theatre and Dance program has grown into an accredited and nationally known program over the last few years. The dance program coordinator is a big reason why as Amy Bingham explains in this week’s View from the Hill.

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Muhlenberg County educator selected for Teacher Hall of Fame

A Muhlenberg County educator has been selected for the eighth class of the Gov. Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame. The statewide selection committee has chosen Mary K. Armstrong of Central City for induction into the Gov. Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame. The 2015 induction ceremony is scheduled for Feb. […]

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WKU honors 30 students from 9 northern Kentucky schools

WKU honored 30 students from nine high schools in the northern Kentucky area for their academic achievements. In eight luncheons held around the state this fall, WKU recognized about 500 outstanding high school seniors. The following students were honored Nov. 18 at Receptions in Erlanger: Beechwood High School: Kendall Miller, Margaret Spencer, Meredith Sweasy. Bishop […]

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WKU honored in PMA’s annual Markie Awards competition

WKU brought home a lion’s share of the Markie Awards from the Bowling Green chapter of the Professional Marketing Association. WKU divisions won a total of 11 gold and 12 silver Markies in the annual competition. The results were announced Tuesday (Nov. 18). The Division of Public Affairs won gold in the Marketing Campaign, Newsletter, […]

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WKU hosting FIRST® LEGO® League Qualifying Tournament Nov. 22

Students on 11 teams from Bowling Green, Franklin, Hopkinsville, Leitchfield, Louisville, Morgantown and Mount Washington will compete in a FIRST® LEGO® League Regional Qualifying Tournament on Saturday (Nov. 22) at WKU’s Knicely Conference Center. The tournament will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude with an awards ceremony at 2:45 p.m. Admission is free and open […]

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10 WKU faculty selected for spring program to South Africa

2nd annual ZSEIFS part of 2015-16 International Year Of… program Ten WKU faculty members have been selected to participate in the second annual Zuheir Sofia Endowed International Faculty Seminar (ZSEIFS). Led by Biology Professor Mike Stokes, administered by the Office of International Programs (OIP), and made possible by the generous support of the participants’ academic […]

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