Archive | January 4, 2010

Scholar luncheons resume this week

WKU’s annual High School Scholars Luncheons, which honor students who qualify for at least a renewable full-tuition scholarship to WKU, resume this week. Here’s the upcoming schedule: Jan. 6: Glasgow Area Scholars Luncheon, sponsored by South Central Bank, at 11:30 a.m. at the South Central Bank Operations Center (Bale-O’Bryan Community Room) in Glasgow. Jan. 8: […]

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2 faculty members named editors of journal ‘FOCUS on Geography’

Two WKU faculty members — Dr. Margaret “Peggy” Gripshover, assistant professor of Cultural Geography, and Dr. Tom Bell, adjunct professor of Cultural Geography — have been appointed as the new editors of the journal FOCUS on Geography. Published by the American Geographical Society through Wiley-Blackwell, FOCUS is a 40-page, full-color quarterly journal with articles written […]

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LEGO robotics championship Jan. 9

About 300 children on 42 teams will gather at WKU’s Diddle Arena on Jan. 9 for the Kentucky FIRST LEGO League State Robotics Championship. The event will begin at 9 a.m. and will conclude with an awards ceremony at 4:30 p.m. Even with snow in the forecast, the tournament will be held, according to event […]

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