Archive | June 9, 2010

Gatton students participating in variety of summer research, academic activities

While many high school students and graduates are spending their summer getting ready for college or enjoying weeks on the beach, Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky students and recent alumni will spend the coming weeks academically engaged, building off their experiences at the Gatton Academy. More than half of the current Academy […]

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WKU using grant to present literacy lecture series; first session June 22

WKU will use a $93,184 grant from the Collaborative Center for Literacy Development to present a lecture series on literacy and helping students prepare for college. “Shared Responsibility: Growing the Readers We Want” targets faculty and instructors from Kentucky two- and four-year higher education institutions and technical schools and Kentucky school superintendents. The purpose is […]

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WKU students finish 2nd in TVA’s 2009 Investment Challenge Program

WKU students finished second in the Tennessee Valley Authority’s 2009 Investment Challenge Program. The program is a partnership between TVA and 24 universities to provide students a hands-on experience managing a real stock portfolio for the agency. In 2009, WKU placed second with a 45.62 percent rate of return and received a monetary award of […]

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