Archive | August 16, 2011

EMS Academy at WKU offering credit, noncredit options for EMT programs

The Kentucky Emergency Medical Services Academy (KEMSA) at WKU is now offering credit and noncredit options for EMT-Paramedic and EMT-Basic programs. KEMSA Director Lee Brown said while both options provide the same EMT training, each offers advantages. The noncredit option is less expensive and students do not have to take a college entrance exam or […]

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Climatologists from 3 states discuss opportunities for collaboration

Climatologists from Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia are exploring opportunities for collaboration in the development of climate services and research initiatives in the region. The group gathered last week for a meeting hosted by the Kentucky Climate Center at WKU. “This meeting was an effort to identify and develop opportunities to collaborate,” said Dr. Stuart […]

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Fall semester begins Aug. 29

Classes for the fall 2011 semester begin Aug. 29 at WKU. Here are some key events and reminders: *Class of 2015 arrives: First-year students will begin arriving this weekend (Aug. 20-21) for M.A.S.T.E.R. (Making Academic and Social Transitions Educationally Rewarding) Plan activities that continue through Aug. 25. *Opening convocation: The President’s Opening Convocation for faculty […]

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