Here is the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.
New York Times bestselling author Beth Macy and nationally recognized photographer Jared Soares will speak at WKU on Wednesday (March 4) for the School of Journalism & Broadcasting’s 11th annual John B. Gaines Family Lecture Series. The talk, titled Outsiders and Underdogs: Telling the Untold Stories of Globalization’s Aftermath, begins at 7:30 p.m. in the […]
Three WKU students have been honored by the nationally competitive Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. Demarcus Brooks of Louisville, Linda Cruz of Carrollton and Brianna Stewart of Guston were named Gilman Scholars and will receive up to $5,000 each toward their study abroad or internship program costs. Funded by the U.S. Department of State, […]
The second annual IdeaFestival®Bowling Green promises to be an outstanding event for those who celebrate ideas. This one-day speaker series, set for March 20 at WKU’s Downing Student Union, features nine presentations split into three 90-minute sessions each with three 20-minute talks, and a keynote session that is also 90 minutes. Each session will end with […]
International gerontologists from Canada, Nigeria, Switzerland and the Netherlands visited WKU and the city of Bowling Green on Wednesday (Feb. 25) for a showcase of the city’s Christian Care Communities before attending the Association of Gerontology in Higher Education meetings in Nashville later this week. The visitors received a guided tour of Bowling Green from […]
Because of #WKUSnowWeek2015, we have compiled images from the past two weeks for the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.
The Honors College at WKU is one of five Master’s Comprehensive public university honors colleges or programs in the United States profiled in the second edition of A Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs. “According to the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC), there are over 1,000 honors programs and colleges in the United States,” […]
The Tour de France, the War of 1812, Kentucky barbecue and stories from Kentucky nurses are topics of books authored by WKU faculty members and retired faculty members. Selling the Yellow Jersey: The Tour de France in the Global Era by Dr. Eric Reed, associate professor of history, has been published by the University of […]
WKU has been named among the Top Fulbright Producing Institutions by the Chronicle of Higher Education. With six grants for 2014-15, WKU is tied for third in the nation of Master’s institutions and the only college or university in Kentucky to be recognized as a Top Producer. WKU’s six grantees are conducting research and teaching […]
The Cooperative Center for Study Abroad (CCSA) recently wrapped up its first set of study abroad programs at WKU, including three winter programs: London Winter, London Arts and London-Dublin. More than 200 students completed 16 courses taught by faculty from seven CCSA member schools. The two London programs started on Dec. 26 with the two […]
WEATHER UPDATE: Due to this week’s winter storm, the 2015 Posters-at-the-Capitol has been cancelled. For more details, visit https://www.facebook.com/postersatthecapitol Thirty-two students from WKU and the Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky will present their research at the 2015 Posters-at-the-Capitol event Feb. 19 in Frankfort. Richard Arnold, a senior from Cleaton, and Caitlyn Clark, a […]