When the Universe was Young opens April 22 at WKU’s Hardin Planetarium. Show...
The WKU Board of Regents approved several new academic programs. The Board approved a new degree type – the associate of science in Nursing. This will align this program, previously referred to as an associate of science degree with a major in Nursing, with nationwide accreditation standards. At its meeting Friday (April 18), the Board […]
WKU and the Community Farmers Market BG (CFM) are gearing up for the summer season with a new commitment to helping people rethink local. “Our goal is to not only educate people about eating healthy, local foods, but to give them access to them, as well,” said Christian Ryan, WKU sustainability coordinator. “By working together, […]
A new conference, a new coach. WKU Football has a lot to look forward to this upcoming season. Amy Bingham sits down with Coach Jeff Brohm in this week’s View from the Hill.
WKU students, faculty and staff are gearing up to provide immigrant and refugee families an opportunity to engage with various agencies and businesses that provide health, education and other services to families throughout Bowling Green and Warren County. The Warren County Services Fair is April 26 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Cumberland Trace Elementary School. Warren […]
A current WKU student and four recent graduates were honored by the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program. Sarah Schrader of Bowling Green, who is graduating in May, and 2013 graduates Elaine Flynn of De Mossville and Michael Powers of Bowling Green, were selected for the prestigious fellowship. Graduates Brittany Morgan (2012) of Franklin […]
The WKU chapter of the Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society in business inducted 56 students, faculty and business professionals during its annual ceremony on April 16. These inductees join an expanding worldwide network of more than 625,000 business professionals who have earned recognition through lifetime membership in Beta Gamma Sigma. Students ranking in the […]
WKU’s Greek community hosted its annual awards convocation on April 13 at the Knicely Conference Center. The following awards were presented: Greek Man of the Year: Matt Brown Greek Woman of the Year: Taylor Emberton Scott Taylor Chapter Achievement Award: Phi Gamma Delta Karen Towell Sisterhood Award: Alpha Delta Pi M. Reed Morgan Award: Phi […]
In celebration of World Book Night, WKU Libraries — a designated giver for the program — will be giving 30 copies of 100 Best Loved Poems to the Warren Regional Juvenile Detention Center on April 23. To allow every student in the Center to have a book, 20 books will be donated by World Book […]
Don Vitale, President of Manchester Capital, LLC, and a longtime volunteer with WKU and the Gordon Ford College of Business, will receive the Beta Gamma Sigma Medallion for Entrepreneurship Award on Wednesday (April 16). The Medallion for Entrepreneurship is awarded to outstanding individuals who combine innovative business achievement with service to humanity. Vitale will receive […]
State Climatologist Stuart Foster offered perspectives on weather and climate in Kentucky at an April 9 meeting in Frankfort. Dr. Foster’s presentation was part of “Nature’s Call to Action II,” a conference co-sponsored by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet and the Kentucky Division of the Federal Highway Administration. “The conference dealt with climate change, air quality […]
Vanderbilt University’s Center for Latin American Studies and WKU’s Office of International Programs have partnered to offer a film institute on Latin American for teachers in grades 7-12. Through the Lens: Teaching Latin America through Film is part of OIP’s inaugural International Year Of… program to feature Ecuador during the 2014-2015 academic year. “It is […]
WKU’s most beloved icon will become a permanent part of the Augenstein Alumni Center on Saturday (April 19) when the WKU Alumni Association unveils a life-size bronze statue of the Big Red mascot. According to Rick DuBose (’73), Executive Director of the WKU Alumni Association, the statue of Big Red was designed and crafted by […]