Statement from WKU spokesman Bob Skipper in connection with a lawsuit filed by former swim team member Collin Craig: “WKU completed a thorough investigation into this matter and will be defending the lawsuit filed by Mr. Craig. Given the fact this matter is in litigation, we do not feel as though we can make any […]
WKU hosts Miami (Ohio) at 2:30 p.m. Saturday (Sept. 26) at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium in the annual White Out game. All fans are encouraged to wear white to the game, and the first 10,000 fans into the stadium on Saturday will receive a Live United White Out T-shirt. More: Gameday plans from WKUSports.com; WKU […]
Hilltopper fans will have the chance to compete to save lives Oct. 5-7 during the American Red Cross blood drive competition against MTSU. The WKU vs. MTSU Blood Battle will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 5-7 at WKU’s Preston Health and Activities Center. Students, faculty, staff and community members are asked […]
WKU will host events for current and prospective students and their families on Sept. 26. The Parent & Family Weekend activities will feature a welcome presentation, mock classroom/student presentations, residence hall receptions, the President’s Festival on the Green and the WKU vs. Miami of Ohio football game. The 2015 WKU Family of the Year will […]
Here’s the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.
Ahead of Hilltopper Football‘s Sept. 10 home opener against LA Tech at 7 p.m. (CT) at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium, WKU Athletics has announced its gameday plans and logistics, as well as improved food and family fun options for the entire 2015 season. The first 3,000 fans into the stadium on Thursday (Sept. 10) will […]
WKU’s 2015 Homecoming game against Florida Atlantic University will kick off at 11 a.m. (CT) on Nov. 7 and will be broadcast on a national television network to nearly 100 million homes as part of Conference USA’s television package. Festival of Friends, the official Homecoming Tailgating, will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. […]
President also presents annual awards at WKU’s opening session WKU President Gary Ransdell celebrated achievements of the past year, discussed challenges of the upcoming year and presented annual faculty and staff awards Friday morning (Aug. 21) at the 2015 opening convocation. Achievements include an improving ACT average for incoming freshmen (up from 21.5 four years […]
Here’s the first installment of WKU Week in Photos for the fall 2015 semester by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.
A busy summer on the Hill is winding down as WKU gears up for the start of the fall 2015 semester. Here’s a look back at several Summer 2015 activities and events in a special edition of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.
The WKU Board of Regents today (July 24) approved the sale of 0.64 acres to Five Star Properties LLC for $600,000. The property is located between Kentucky and Adams streets adjoining vacant property that once housed Vinos and Hilltop Shops, which Five Star has under contract. The company plans to develop a pharmacy. The proceeds […]
A man who has been a fixture in WKU athletics for nearly 50 years is being honored for his career in sports information. This week Paul Just was inducted into the College Sports Information Directors of America Hall of Fame. Amy Bingham talks to him in this week’s View from the Hill.