Archive | April 23, 2010

Photos: WKU Earth Day 2010

WKU celebrated the 40th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22. The event included the presentation of the inaugural Warren County Environmental Stewardship Award, which was named for its first recipient – Dr. Dero Downing, president emeritus of WKU. On behalf of his father, Alex Downing accepted the award from Warren County Judge-Executive Mike Buchanon. […]

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WKU hosts International Recognition Reception to honor students, others

WKU held its first International Recognition Reception to recognize graduating students who have studied abroad as well as those making contributions to internationalization at WKU. The event, hosted by the Office of International Programs, was held April 20 at the Garrett Conference Center Ballroom. More than 60 study abroad graduates were presented with pins to […]

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WKU hosting presentation, exhibit on China’s water resource challenges

WKU’s Hoffman Environmental Research Institute, the WKU Confucius Institute and Circle of Blue will present Hidden Waters, Dragons in the Deep: The Freshwater Crisis in China’s Karst Regions on May 3. The multimedia presentation and discussion on the water resource challenges affecting tens of millions of people in southwest China’s karst regions will begin at […]

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