Archive | November 8, 2012

WKU honors 62 students from 8 Elizabethtown area high schools

WKU honored 62 students from eight Elizabethtown area high schools for their academic achievements. This year’s group has an average ACT composite score of 29.15 and grade-point average of 3.92 and included 40 Kentucky Governor’s Scholars and three National Merit Semifinalists. The following students were honored at a luncheon Nov. 7 at the State Theater […]

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Illinois death row exoneree Steidl to present lecture at WKU on Nov. 28

The ACLU of Kentucky and the Kentucky Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty will join WKU’s Department of History and Legal Studies program in hosting death row exoneree Randy Steidl for a lecture at WKU on Nov. 28. In a CNN interview, Steidl described his experience on death row as “Torture – actually being innocent […]

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PRSSA chapter, student honored at group’s 2012 national conference

WKU’s Kelly Thompson Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) received Star Chapter status at the 2012 National Conference placing the chapter in an elite group of universities across the nation. PRSSA Star Chapters must complete one or more community service projects, conduct a meeting on public relations ethics and implement at […]

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