Archive | April 4, 2011

3 WKU students awarded prestigious Critical Language Scholarships

Three WKU students have been awarded prestigious Critical Language Scholarships from the U.S. Department of State. Allie Surina, Will Meredith and J.P. Stovall, all students in the WKU Honors College and the Chinese Flagship Program, will travel to China for 7-10 weeks of embedded, intensive language instruction and cultural enhancement. The award covers all costs […]

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Educational leadership doctoral program selects 7th cohort

WKU’s Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership has selected its seventh cohort of students. Students who will begin the program this fall are: Amy Allen of Glasgow; April Brooks of Louisville; Sam Ellsworth of Owensboro; Alicia Golston of Bowling Green; Kimberly Green of Bowling Green; Erin Greunke of Vine Grove; Daryl Hagan of Henderson; Samuel Hunt […]

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WKU wins Hearst photojournalism championship for 19th time

WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting has won the Hearst Intercollegiate Photojournalism Championship for the third consecutive year and the 19th time in the past 22 years. WKU junior Tyler Cacek of Columbia, Mo., won the Picture Story/Series in the third photojournalism competition in the 2010-11 Hearst Journalism Awards Program and received a $2,600 award. […]

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Mathematics major receives summer fellowship at national laboratory

WKU mathematics major Derrick Johnson, a senior from Louisville, has received a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship to work in the Engineering Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) near Washington, D.C., this summer. Johnson is the first WKU student to receive a fellowship from NIST. In 2010, he was chosen to attend […]

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Larnelle Harris to be inducted into Kentucky Music Hall of Fame April 7

WKU music graduate and gospel music sensation Larnelle Harris will be inducted into the prestigious Kentucky Music Hall of Fame on Thursday (April 7) at the Lexington Center Bluegrass Room. The event will begin with a reception at 6 p.m. (EDT) followed by the induction ceremony at 8:15 p.m. Harris, a 1969 WKU graduate in […]

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