Archive | January 27, 2010

WKU Board of Regents approves honorary doctorate for Vicki Phillips

WKU’s Board of Regents on Wednesday (Jan. 27) approved awarding an honorary doctorate to Dr. Vicki Phillips, director of the education initiative in the United States Program for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. A native of Falls of Rough, Ky., Dr. Phillips is a first generation college graduate, earning her bachelor’s in elementary education […]

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Graduate student, faculty members publish research on climate data

As the Kentucky Mesonet continues to expand across the state, WKU faculty and students are engaging with climate data from various historical datasets and data produced by the Mesonet to better understand changing weather patterns and processes across the state. Both the Mesonet and the Kentucky Climate Center, along with other research initiatives in Department […]

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