Archive | October 24, 2011

WKU hosting KMEA State Marching Band Championships on Oct. 29

WKU’s Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium will host the 2011 Kentucky Music Educators Association State Marching Band Championships on Saturday (Oct. 29). The state finals will begin at 6 p.m. with 20 bands competing – four finalists in five classifications. The finals will conclude with the naming of a state champion in each class. Results updated: […]

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MediaStorm founder to visit WKU

Brian Storm, founder and executive producer of the award-winning multimedia production studio MediaStorm in Brooklyn, N.Y., will visit WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting on Nov. 3. Storm will make a presentation and lead a discussion with faculty, students and guests from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Mass Media and Technology Hall Auditorium. The […]

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Stevens named dean of Ogden College of Science and Engineering

Cheryl Stevens, associate dean for Scholarship at Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans, will become the new dean of WKU’s Ogden College of Science and Engineering in January. “I am delighted to welcome Dr. Stevens to WKU,” Provost Gordon Emslie said. “She is an accomplished scholar and brings extensive experience in leadership roles at […]

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Forensic team competes at Berea

Eleven members of the WKU forensic team traveled to Berea to take part in two tournaments the weekend of Oct. 22-23. WKU advanced all students to elimination rounds and collected three individual championships. WKU also received second place in team sweepstakes in the portion of the tournament hosted by the University of the Cumberlands and […]

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WKU to honor high school scholars

WKU will honor students from area high schools for their academic achievements. Here’s the schedule: Nov. 1: Owensboro Area Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the RiverPark Center in Owensboro. Nov. 7: South Central Kentucky Scholars Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at WKU’s Carroll Knicely Conference Center in Bowling Green. Nov. 10: Elizabethtown Area Scholars Luncheon […]

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Homecoming recap: Geaux Toppers!

WKU celebrated Homecoming 2011 on Oct. 22 with a 42-23 win over Louisiana-Lafayette. The win set off a celebration at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium and capped a week of activities with the theme Geaux Toppers! (WKU photos by Clinton Lewis) More: Additional photos are posted on the WKU Facebook page. Above: Hilltopper fans rushed the […]

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