Archive | August 29, 2011

Confucius Institute participates in Owensboro Dragon Boat Festival

The Confucius Institute at WKU, in partnership with Owensboro Dragon Boat Festival, participated as Team Rowers for the Golden Dragons in Owensboro’s inaugural Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday (Aug. 27). Although handily winning the first two heats, the Golden Dragons were not destined to win the overall trophy. However, the Confucius Institute has vowed to […]

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WKU vs. UK on Thursday night

The Hilltoppers open the 2011 football season against Kentucky at 8:15 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 1) at L.P. Field in Nashville, Tenn. Tickets are available online at or at L.P. Field. All WKU students will be admitted free but must bring their WKU student ID. WKU Athletics, Housing & Residence Life and other groups are […]

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Photos: 2011 fall semester begins

WKU students made their way to class Monday morning (Aug. 29) on the main campus as the 2011 fall semester began. Additional photos are available on the WKU Facebook page. (WKU photos by Clinton Lewis)

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Freshman Assembly set for Sept. 6

WKU’s Class of 2015 will gather for the annual Freshman Assembly at 6 p.m. Sept. 6 at Diddle Arena. “The Value of Education” is the theme of this year’s event. Speakers will include President Gary Ransdell, Student Government Association President Billy Stephens and other students. To signify the start of their college experience, every freshman […]

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View from the Hill – Class of 2015 Facebook

The Class of 2015 has not only taken over the campus of Western Kentucky University, but has set a social media record! Here’s a look at how Facebook brought this freshmen class together long before they moved in.

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