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The WKU Board of Regents today (July 22) approved two new appointments for University Distinguished Professor: Tom Richmond, professor of mathematics, and Betsy Shoenfelt, professor of psychological sciences. The University Distinguished Professorship program is designed to recognize faculty members who have served the University with distinction and have compiled an outstanding record of achievement in […]
The Gatton Academy is wrapping up a ten million dollar expansion and preparing to welcome its largest class to date. Amy Bingham shows us how it’s all coming together in this week’s View from the Hill.
Dr. Victoria LaPoe and Dr. Ben LaPoe, faculty members in WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting, will be discussing their new book and presenting research next month at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s national conference. Indian Country: Telling a Story in a Digital Age will be published in February 2017 by […]
The Master of Public Administration Program in WKU’s Department of Political Science has earned reaccreditation by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) for an additional seven years through Aug. 31, 2023. The accreditation involved the preparation of a self-study report which included a complete review of the MPA program during […]
Beginning this fall, college courses at WKU will be even more accessible for high school students. WKU Dual Credit has decreased tuition rates for all high school students, from $210 for three credit hours to $156 for three credit hours, and a new scholarship initiative announced by Gov. Matt Bevin provides a tuition scholarship providing […]
WKU’s Presidential Search Committee will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday (July 20) in the Martin Regents Room, Mass Media & Technology Hall. The agenda for the meeting can be found at http://www.wku.edu/presidentialsearch/documents/psc-meeting-agenda-072016.pdf. Contact: Bob Skipper, (270) 745-4295
The Phi Delta Theta chapter at WKU was recently recognized as the winner of the 2015-16 Clark Jackson Award, a distinction given to one of the Fraternity’s 180+ chapters across North America. The Clark Jackson Award recognizes the chapter that raises the most money through the Fraternity’s Iron Phi program. Created by Phi Delta Theta […]
The WKU Board of Regents will meet for a retreat on July 21 and conduct its third quarterly meeting on July 22. The retreat will begin at 9 a.m. in the Honors College/International Center. The agenda is available at http://www.wku.edu/regents/documents/2016/bor_retreat_material_7-21-16.pdf. The quarterly meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Martin Regents Room, Mass Media […]
Scholarships and employment are coming together at WKU and giving students an opportunity to learn and earn at the same time. Amy Bingham has more on the Learn and Earn program in this week’s View from the Hill.
Scholarship opportunities at WKU are just a click away thanks to an on-line portal that brings together the application process and the scholarship search engine. It’s been almost a year since Top Dollar was launched and this technology is already having an impact as Amy Bingham explains in this week’s View from the Hill.
WKU photojournalism has hosted program for 41 years As Brittany Greeson, a WKU photojournalism student who was taking a break from school and interning at the Flint Journal, arrived at the 2015 edition of the Mountain Workshops in Frankfort, she said that the feeling of failure was on her mind. The pressure to perform at […]
A WKU student who competed for the title of Miss Kentucky earlier this month had a strong message about a serious subject as her platform. The issue is domestic violence. Amy Bingham explains why the contestant is so passionate about it in this week’s View from the Hill.