In case you missed it, here are links to some other recent news items from WKU colleges, departments and programs. (More: To keep up with “News Around Campus” check out the headlines listed on the right side of the WKU News page or subscribe to the “News Around Campus” RSS feed)
Division of Extended Learning and Outreach
- WKU-UPIKE Expand Partnership to Offer Master of Healthcare Administration: WKU has expanded its partnership with University of Pikeville (UPIKE) Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine. This fall, students at UPIKE can take the Master of Health Administration (MHA). It’s designed for their students who are completing their Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DOM) and want to complete an MHA during their rounds. Read more on the DELO News page. More from DELO is available on the DELO blog at http://delo.blog.wku.edu/; follow @WKU_DELO on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/wkudelo.
Parking & Transportation Services
- Housing Parking Permits Options: Housing permits are issued to students living in WKU Housing. Permits will be available for purchase next week – watch your WKU email for announcement. Read more on PTS News page; follow @WKUPTS on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WKUPTS.
- Parking and Transit Summer Session Changes: Several summer session parking and transit changes are in effect through Aug. 13. Find out more on the PTS News page; follow @WKUPTS on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WKUPTS.
College of Health and Human Services
- SC AHEC and Warren County Public Library create summer reading program: Middle school and high school students have the opportunity to participate in the Warren County Public Library’s Everyday Heroes in the Health Field summer reading program. The program was created through a partnership between the South Central Area Health Education Center (SC AHEC) at WKU and the Warren County Public Library. Read more on CHHS News page; follow @CHHS_WKU on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WKUCHHS.
- SC AHEC and Edmonson County Public Library create summer library program: Students entering 5th-8th grade have the opportunity to participate in Edmonson County Public Library’s Medical Club, a summer library program. The Medical Club was created through a partnership between the South Central Area Health Education Center at WKU and the Edmonson County Public Library. Read more on CHHS News page; follow @CHHS_WKU on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WKUCHHS.
- SC AHEC funds new microscopes for Monroe County Schools: Monroe County Middle School and Monroe County High School are home to new microscopes and slides thanks to the South Central Area Health Education Center at WKU. Read more on CHHS News page; follow @CHHS_WKU on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WKUCHHS.
- Xposure Journalism Workshop: The 2015 WKU Xposure High School Journalism Workshop is under way. Follow the Xposure Workshop blog at https://wkuxposure.wordpress.com/ and follow @Xposureworkshop on Twitter.
- SCATS 2015: SCATS (The Summer Camp for Academically Talented Middle School Students), an annual two-week program for gifted students who have completed sixth, seventh or eighth grade, is under way at WKU. Follow the SCATS blog at http://gifted-studies.com/campblog/ and follow @GiftedStudies on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/giftedstudieswku.
- Hilltoppers in Iceland: WKU faculty and students have been studying climate change in Iceland this summer. Follow the Hilltoppers in Iceland blog at https://hilltoppersiniceland.wordpress.com/.
- Kentucky Museum summer camps: Check out this View from the Hill segment about this month’s summer camps at the Kentucky Museum. Follow @TheKYMuseum on Twitter or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/KYMuseum.
News from other WKU colleges/programs: College of Education and Behavioral Sciences; Gordon Ford College of Business; Ogden College of Science and Engineering; Potter College of Arts & Letters; University College; WKU Libraries; Honors College at WKU; The Gatton Academy.
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