Archive | June 7, 2010

WKU hosts 8th annual Alumni College

WKU’s Alumni Association hosted its eighth annual Alumni College weekend on June 3-6. The Alumni College is an annual lifelong learning program for alumni and friends of WKU.  The program gives participants the opportunity to stay on campus while taking fun, educational classes. Ron Cardwell, a 1990 graduate, didn’t know what to expect after hearing […]

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Students in iMedia program build autism awareness ‘Piece by Piece’

If you’ve seen one person with autism, well, you’ve seen just one person with autism. Each individual is unique. And a team of multi-platform media specialists from WKU spent half of 2010 assembling their unique stories. The result is “Piece by Piece,” an integrated newspaper-TV-radio-web-mobile-social network production of Western iMedia at the WKU School of […]

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Students on study abroad trip to Ghana

Dr. Saundra Ardrey, head of WKU’s Department of Political Science, is taking six students to Ghana for an eight-day study abroad trip. About 10 years ago Dr. Ardrey took a trip to Ghana and ever since then she has wanted to take students there and let them experience the African nation’s culture. “I was convinced […]

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Author to speak with SCATS students

WKU alum and author Jennifer (Hargan) Bradbury (BA‘97, MA‘04) will speak to young adults attending The Center for Gifted Studies’ Summer Camp for Academically Talented Middle School Students (SCATS) as part of a special SCATS One Read program. Bradbury is the author of the recently published and highly acclaimed young adult novel Shift. More than […]

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