Archive | July 19, 2010

WKU’s dental assisting program approved in Tennessee

WKU’s dental assisting program has been approved by the Tennessee Board of Dentistry, expanding employment opportunities for those interested in the dental field. “Dental Assisting for Today” is an 18-week, non-credit certificate course offered through a partnership between the WKU departments of Continuing Education and Allied Health.  Individuals completing the course will now be prepared […]

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Secretary of Energy and Environment Cabinet to visit biopreserve July 22

Dr. Len Peters, secretary of the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet, will be the special guest at the Outdoor Celebration of the WKU Upper Green River Biological Preserve at 1 p.m. Thursday (July 22). The celebration recognizes the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund projects across the Commonwealth, with specific recognition to the projects at the […]

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WKU receives record $19 million in cash gifts; 39% increase over last year

WKU announced Monday that it achieved record-breaking totals in cash donations during the recently completed fiscal year. According to Tom Hiles, WKU’s vice president for Institutional Advancement, WKU received $19 million in cash from July 1, 2009, through June 30, 2010.  This represents a 39 percent increase over cash received during the previous year and […]

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