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WKU expanding Military Student Services to Glasgow Campus

Meeting on the WKU campus located in Glasgow, a small band of like-minded representatives of university administrators and area military groups recently began planning for a major new addition to student services on the regional campus, located approximately 33 miles from the Bowling Green campus. Already ranked as a “Best for Vets 4-year College” by […]

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When the Universe Was Young will be presented Jan. 4-Feb. 15 at WKU's Hardin Planetarium.

‘When the Universe Was Young’ opens Jan. 4 at Hardin Planetarium

When the Universe Was Young will be presented Jan. 4-Feb. 15 at WKU’s Hardin Planetarium. Show times are 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. About the show: We are the first generation of humans to know what our universe was like at the very beginning. Less than 100 years […]

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WKU Habitat chapter members volunteering next week in Texas

While some people may be enjoying a short break next week between the fall semester and the holidays, a group of students and faculty with the WKU Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter will be heading to Dickinson, Texas, to work with Bay Area Habitat for Humanity. The Dec. 14-21 trip is a part of Habitat […]

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WKU Advanced Manufacturing graduate builds bright future

Justin Edwards-Page has been on top of his future since arriving at WKU’s Department of Architectural and Manufacturing Sciences in the fall of 2008. He just didn’t realize it until 2011. “I like to tell people I was one floor away,” said Edwards-Page, who will receive his bachelor’s degree in Advanced Manufacturing at WKU’s 176th […]

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WKU SGA awards Study Away scholarships for Winter Term 2015

Through continued support of a Study Away scholarship, WKU Student Government Association (SGA) encourages WKU students to expand their learning opportunities off campus. SGA first began offering this scholarship to students taking a Study Away course during Winter Term 2011. Since then, SGA has sponsored more than 40 scholarships, totaling more than $5,000. Five WKU […]

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WKU to face Central Michigan Dec. 24 in Bahamas Bowl

For the second time in school history, the WKU Hilltopper football team is going bowling and accepted an invitation on Sunday to play in the inaugural Popeye’s Bahamas Bowl on Christmas Eve in the Bahamian capital city of Nassau. WKU, which has been bowl eligible in four consecutive seasons, the longest active streak in Conference […]

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Regents committees to meet Dec. 12

The Committees of the WKU Board of Regents will meet Dec. 12 at 1:30 p.m. in the third floor conference room (3020) at the Downing Student Union. The agenda is available at and supporting documentation will be available at the meeting. Contact: Bob Skipper, (270) 745-4295

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SOKY Book Fest selects finalists for 2015 Kentucky Literary Award

The Southern Kentucky Book Fest partnership announces the five finalists for the 2015 Kentucky Literary Award. This year’s award will go to a work of non-fiction by a Kentucky author or with a significant Kentucky theme that was published in 2013 or 2014. The five finalists are: The Kentucky Barbecue Book, Wes Berry Kentucky Bourbon […]

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‘Harper and the Magical Book’ closes Children’s Theatre season

The WKU Department of Theatre and Dance closes its Fall 2014 Children’s Theatre Series season this weekend (Dec. 5-7) with the new play Harper and the Magical Book, written by WKU senior Anna Lee McFadden. The show, directed by WKU senior Samya Monem, is designed to teach children about the magical and wonderful world of […]

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WKU to confer degrees to 1,290 at 176th Commencement Dec. 13

Activities begin with WKU Glasgow’s Graduand Ceremony on Dec. 4 WKU will confer degrees to about 1,300 graduates in two ceremonies during its Fall 2014 Commencement on Dec. 13 at Diddle Arena. In morning and afternoon ceremonies of its 176th Commencement, WKU will confer 1,290 degrees — 72 associate, 862 baccalaureate, 348 master’s and eight […]

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WKU Teacher Education students to present research Dec. 1-4

Graduate students in WKU’s School of Teacher Education will be presenting their research results in online format (using Adobe Connect Pro) Monday through Wednesday (Dec. 1-3) and in poster format Thursday (Dec. 4) at Gary Ransdell Hall. Adobe Connect Pro Presentations Dec. 1-3 Use the following links to access each of the presentations on the […]

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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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