Archive | July 30, 2010

Regents approve property purchase; floral design facility planned

Students interested in floral design careers will have an opportunity to blossom at a new WKU Florist & Floral Design Training Center. WKU’s Board of Regents on Friday approved the purchase of 514 Regents Ave. to house the facility for almost $104,000. Once renovated, it will include a full service floral shop to serve the […]

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Groves appointed as University Distinguished Professor

Dr. Chris Groves, an internationally renowned expert in hydrogeology and water resources, has been appointed as University Distinguished Professor at WKU. Dr. Groves is a professor of geography, director of the Hoffman Environmental Research Institute and director of the China Environmental Health Project. WKU’s Board of Regents approved the five-year appointment Friday. “I certainly appreciate […]

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Hiles leaves WKU for BGSU

Tom Hiles, Vice President for Institutional Advancement, is leaving WKU to take the same position at Bowling Green State University.  Hiles has directed two campaigns since arriving on the Hill in 1998.  He talks about his time at WKU in this week’s View from the Hill.

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