Archive | April 21, 2009

World Topper Scholarships awarded

WKU announces more than 125 scholarship awards to students taking summer and fall 2009 study abroad courses. A total of 145 persons applied, three for two programs. In 2008, 132 applied; in 2007, 119 applied; and in 2006, 97 applied. Twenty-four applicants plan to study abroad for the entire Fall 2009 semester. Awards for semester […]

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Cherry, Hong My share story at WKU

The story of an unusual friendship that began 37 years ago with a Vietnam War dogfight was recounted April 20 at WKU. Retired Brig. Gen. Dan Cherry has written “My Enemy…My Friend,” a book about the dogfight, the efforts to restore the F-4 Phantom and his unlikely meeting and friendship with Vietnamese Mig-21 pilot Nguyen […]

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Earth Day Festival set for April 22

For the third consecutive year, WKU’s Greentoppers for Sustainability will host the Earth Day Festival on Wednesday (April 22). The festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Downing University Center South Lawn. Campus organizations and local businesses will be represented and local bands will perform. The winners of the “How […]

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