Archive | September 27, 2012

WKU Army ROTC cadet ranks among top 10 in nation on Order of Merit List

Army ROTC cadets from around the country hold their collective breath each fall as they await news of the release of the national Order of Merit List (OML).  WKU Army ROTC cadet Rachelle G. Boucher learned this month that she had captured the number eight spot in the prestigious top 10, out of almost 5,600 […]

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Book tour for ‘The Hiding Place’ begins with Oct. 2 event at Warren library

Following last year’s Cemetery Girl, WKU English professor David Bell’s fourth novel will be released with New American Library, an imprint of Penguin USA, on Tuesday (Oct. 2). Bell will launch his book tour in support of The Hiding Place at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Warren County Public Library in Bowling Green. The event […]

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WKU research team investigates climate change impact on Maya civilization

Dr. Jason Polk, a faculty member in WKU’s Hoffman Environmental Research Institute, led a research expedition to Belize in August as part of an ongoing project investigating the socio-environmental dynamics of drought and climate change on the collapse of the ancient Maya civilization many centuries ago. Dr. Polk and several graduate students have been working […]

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