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WKU music faculty members, alumni honored by KMEA

Two WKU music faculty members and two WKU alumni were honored Feb. 10 at the annual Kentucky Music Educators Association conference in Louisville. Dr. Gary Schallert, Director of Bands and Professor of Music, received the University Teacher of the Year award. Dr. Schallert also conducts the WKU Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band and teaches graduate […]

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WKU Fall 2016 Graduates List

The WKU Fall 2016 Graduates List is available online. The list includes names and hometowns as listed by the students and the degree received. Bowling Green/Warren County students Other Kentucky students; U.S. students; international students Within each category, students are listed in ZIP Code order. To view the lists, visit http://www.wku.edu/mediarelations/gradlist.php Contact: Bob Skipper, (270) […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — January 2017 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some January 2017 news items/social media posts 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; to connect […]

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The Board of Regents approved naming the Honors College at WKU for Dixie and Pete Mahurin.

Regents approve naming Honors College at WKU for Dixie and Pete Mahurin

The WKU Board of Regents today (Jan. 27) honored Dixie and Pete Mahurin for their legacy of support for gifted education by naming the Honors College for them. The Mahurins, of Bowling Green, are both WKU alumni. WKU President Gary A. Ransdell said their philanthropic and leadership support to WKU spans more than four decades. […]

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Dr. Timothy C. Caboni named 10th president at WKU

The WKU Board of Regents on Friday (Jan. 27) selected Dr. Timothy C. Caboni as the University’s 10th president. Dr. Caboni will begin his duties July 1 following the retirement of President Gary A. Ransdell. “The Presidential Search Committee and the WKU Board of Regents spent countless hours over the last 11 months identifying the […]

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WKU Board of Regents announces preferred presidential candidate

Dr. Timothy Caboni to visit for meetings, campus forums Jan. 25-26 The WKU Board of Regents has selected Dr. Timothy Caboni, vice chancellor for public affairs at the University of Kansas, as the preferred candidate to be the 10th president of WKU. Dr. Caboni will visit WKU and hold a series of meetings and campus […]

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WKU Week in Photos: Fall 2016 Commencement Edition

Here’s a special 180th Commencement edition of WKU Week in Photos by Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs. (Read more about the Fall 2016 ceremonies.) College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, Ogden College of Science and Engineering, Potter College of Arts & Letters College of Health and Human Services, Gordon Ford College of Business, University College […]

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WKU confers degrees to 1,372 during 180th Commencement

WKU conferred degrees and certificates to more than 1,370 graduates Saturday at its 180th Commencement. During morning and afternoon ceremonies at Diddle Arena, WKU awarded 75 associate, 925 bachelor’s, 307 master’s, 13 doctoral and three specialist degrees and 19 undergraduate certificates and 30 graduate certificates for a total of 1,372. WKU President Gary A. Ransdell […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — November 2016 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some November 2016 news items/social media posts 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; to connect […]

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3 selected for 2017 class of Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame

Members of the ninth class of the Governor Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame have been selected. The three chosen by the statewide selection committee are Opal T. Sibert, Ron Skillern and Joe Westerfield. Members of the 2017 Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame will be inducted during a ceremony scheduled for March 8 […]

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Gameday information for WKU vs. North Texas on Nov. 12

WKU closes the regular season home slate on Saturday (Nov. 12) for Senior Day when the Conference USA East Division leaders host North Texas in a 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff from Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium. WKU will honor its football seniors in a pregame ceremony approximately 30 minutes before kickoff.  Fans are encouraged to match […]

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WKU Engineering hosted the annual Kentucky Bluegrass High School Robotics Competition on Nov. 5.

WKU Week in Photos: Oct. 31-Nov. 5, 2016

Here’s the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.

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