Archive | May 20, 2011

WKU opens Confucius Institute Chinese Learning Center

Led by traditional Chinese Lion Dancers to summon luck and fortune, several hundred people entered Helm Library on Friday afternoon to participate in the new Confucius Institute Chinese Learning Center at WKU. WKU President Gary Ransdell said it is important to understand the role world cultures and economies play and how what happens in China […]

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View from the Hill – WKU SKyTeach Program

The goal of the SKyTeach program at Western Kentucky University is to turn science and math students into the best teachers possible. The program just celebrated two milestones as you’ll see in this week’s View from the Hill.

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WKU student qualifies for multimedia national finals in Hearst competition

WKU junior Leslye Davis of Greensburg has qualified for the National Multimedia Championship in the 2010-11 Hearst Journalism Awards Program. Davis placed second in the multimedia news category and received a $2,000 scholarship. Davis, who finished third in the multimedia features category earlier this spring, will compete in the national finals next month in San […]

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