A new literary event featuring more than 30 authors with ties to the region...
Anna Roederer, a WKU student from Crestwood, has been awarded a Study Abroad Grant worth $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Roederer is one of 50 students nationwide to receive the award. The senior majoring in English for Secondary Teachers […]
WKU’s Board of Regents today (July 10) approved an agreement that will allow Graves-Gilbert Clinic to provide health services on campus. Once the agreement is executed by GGC, GGC will proceed with staffing decisions and implementing care teams to meet the health care needs of WKU employees and students. GGC will begin providing health services […]
The WKU Board of Regents will conduct a special called meeting on Thursday, July 10, at 9 a.m. (CDT) / 10 a.m. (EDT) in the Cornelius A. Martin Regents Room of the Mass Media and Technology Hall. Agenda materials are available at http://www.wku.edu/regents/. Contact: Bob Skipper, (270) 745-4295.
Two Western Kentucky University employees captured the 2014 National Collegiate Golf Alliance Championship last week in Las Vegas. Matt Morrison and Adam Whitt, both employees in WKU Athletics, won the faculty and staff division and the overall national championship with a record team score of 10 under par 62, besting 97 teams from across the […]
The Brohm Era of Hilltopper football is well underway and part of this summer’s activities included a women’s football clinic. Amy Bingham shows us just how much fun they had in this week’s View from the Hill.
WKU’s School of Teacher Education teamed up with some elementary school math teachers in the area to produce a series of math workbooks that will be used across the country. Amy Bingham has more in this week’s View from the Hill.
Attention WKU community, here’s a traffic update from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 3 office about the roundabout construction project near the WKU campus: University Boulevard between Normal Street and Nashville Road will be closed beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday (July 6). Access to Chestnut Street remains closed as well. These closures will be effective until the project is […]
Dr. Bruce Larson, Associate Professor of Sport Management in the Department of Kinesiology, Recreation and Sport (KRS), has been invited to participate in the “Summer Lectures of Foreign Professors” program July 7-14 at Beijing University of Chemical Technology (BUCT) in China. The invitation is part of a collaborative effort between Dr. Larson and Dr. Sun […]
The WKU Board of Regents will hold a special called meeting Thursday (July 3) to vote on an agreement with Graves-Gilbert Clinic for the privatization of health services. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. in the Martin Regents Room, Mass Media and Technology Hall. Agenda materials are available at http://www.wku.edu/regents/. Contact: Bob Skipper, (270) […]
A WKU researcher will use a grant from the Kentucky Biomedical Research Infrastructure Network (KBRIN) Investigator Development Award (IDeA) from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) under grant number 5P20GM103436-13 to develop a better understanding of the metabolic dysregulation evident in complex metabolic diseases like severe obesity. […]
The WKU Spring 2014 Graduates List is available online. The list includes names and hometowns as listed by the students and the degree received. Bowling Green/Warren County students Other Kentucky students; U.S. students; international students Within each category, students are listed in ZIP Code order. To view the lists, visit http://www.wku.edu/mediarelations/gradlist.php
WKU has partnered with the GEAR UP Kentucky program to host a summer academy for 20 rising sophomores from high schools throughout the state. This is the university’s first time partnering with GEAR UP on this inaugural project with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering, mathematics, business and health. The Academy at WKU was created […]