Archive | November 5, 2008

Governor presents funding for research

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear presented WKU officials with funding for research into a product that could be used to protect horses and livestock from serious disease. Gov. Beshear was on WKU’s campus Oct. 28 to present a ceremonial check for the WKU Research Foundation in the amount of $26,257 in Kentucky Agricultural Development Funds. The […]

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‘Beyond Borders Fences and Walls’ series continues Nov. 10

This semester WKU is focusing on Human Rights in Latin America by sponsoring three lectures and three teleconferences, featuring international scholars. The hope is to engage a diverse audience in learning about human rights in Latin America, which has worldwide implications. “Beyond Borders Fences and Walls: Human Rights is the Pivotal Right” is an interdisciplinary […]

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WKU political experts offer insights and observations on 2008 election results

WKU political experts have offered the following insights and perspectives on the 2008 election results: Dr. Jenifer Lewis, assistant professor and Carnegie Political Engagement Scholar, WKU Department of Communication With the election of President-Elect Obama and significant gains for the Democrats in the Senate, the electorate has given what can be considered a mandate to […]

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