Archive | May 23, 2011

WKU students had been tracking storm that spawned deadly Missouri tornado

Members of a WKU meteorology class had been chasing the deadly storm that struck Joplin, Mo., on Sunday evening. (Note: Additional updates/photos are being posted on the WKU Meteorology Blog.) Students in the WKU Field Methods in Weather Analysis class spent the day in southeast Kansas near the city of Parsons because of potential tornadic […]

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Gatton Academy again ranked among The Public Elites across the nation

The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU has been named to The Washington Post’s list of top-performing schools with elite students. Though 16 Kentucky high schools appear on educational columnist Jay Matthews’ traditional list of top-performing high schools, Julia Roberts, executive director of the Gatton Academy, noted the Gatton […]

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