Archive | October 17, 2011

WKU Honors College graduate publishes research article in Science

Johnathan Brantley, a 2010 graduate of the Honors College at WKU, recently published an article in Science, a leading journal for scientific research. In the article, “Unclicking the Link: Mechanically Facilitated 1,3-Dipolar Cycloreversions,” Brantley, the first author of the essay, and the research team explain that the application of mechanical force can cleanly separate a […]

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WKU team members excel in speech, debate tournaments across the nation

WKU forensics spanned the country the weekend of Oct. 15-16, traveling to Irvine, Calif.; Muncie, Ind.; and Tuscaloosa, Ala., to attend six different tournaments. In California, Concordia University and Azusa Pacific University held tournaments for both debate and individual events. WKU’s team of 10 was crowned overall team sweepstakes champions for individual events and debate, […]

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WKU’s Julia Roberts receives state group’s William T. Nallia Award

Dr. Julia Roberts, executive director of The Center for Gifted Studies and the Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU, is the recipient of the Kentucky Association of School Administrators‘ 2011 William T. Nallia Award. She was presented with the award Oct. 14 at WKU by KASA’s Vice President Paul […]

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