Archive | February 18, 2011

3 biology faculty members receive Kentucky Academy of Science awards

Three faculty members in WKU’s Department of Biology have received awards from the Kentucky Academy of Science. Dr. Michael Stokes, biology professor, received the 2011 Marcia Athey-Botany Fund Award for the project: Greater Galagos as an Indicator of Forest Health. The Kentucky Academy of Science (KAS) Foundation makes available monies for research in science through […]

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Badgett Scholarship recipients gather at WKU-Owensboro

More than 20 students from Hancock County who will be attending college on scholarships from the J. Rogers Badgett Sr. Foundation had an opportunity Thursday (Feb. 17) to meet the man who made the scholarships available at a reception at WKU’s Owensboro Campus. The scholarship program was established in 2010 to help students and teachers […]

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WKU student honored in Hearst sports writing competition

WKU senior Zach Greenwell of Ekron placed seventh in the sports writing competition in the 2010-11 Hearst Journalism Awards Program. After four of six writing competitions, WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting is ranked 10th in the Intercollegiate Writing Competition. Indiana University is in first place followed by University of Kansas; Pennsylvania State University; Arizona […]

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