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ICYMI: News Around Campus — July 2016 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some July 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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WKU research project uses snowflakes to answer ‘What is Beauty?’

What is beauty? It’s a question that philosophers, poets, playwrights and the public have debated for centuries. And it’s a question that Olivia Adkins, a WKU graduate student from Morehead, and Dr. Farley Norman, University Distinguished Professor of Psychological Sciences, have tried to answer in research published online today (July 25) in the journal Perception […]

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WKU Regents approve 2 new University Distinguished Professor appointments

The WKU Board of Regents today (July 22) approved two new appointments for University Distinguished Professor: Tom Richmond, professor of mathematics, and Betsy Shoenfelt, professor of psychological sciences. The University Distinguished Professorship program is designed to recognize faculty members who have served the University with distinction and have compiled an outstanding record of achievement in […]

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WKU faculty members to discuss book, present research at AEJMC conference

Dr. Victoria LaPoe and Dr. Ben LaPoe, faculty members in WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting, will be discussing their new book and presenting research next month at the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s national conference. Indian Country: Telling a Story in a Digital Age will be published in February 2017 by […]

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Phi Delta Theta chapter at WKU receives 2015-16 Clark Jackson Award

The Phi Delta Theta chapter at WKU was recently recognized as the winner of the 2015-16 Clark Jackson Award, a distinction given to one of the Fraternity’s 180+ chapters across North America. The Clark Jackson Award recognizes the chapter that raises the most money through the Fraternity’s Iron Phi program. Created by Phi Delta Theta […]

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WKU Regents to meet July 21-22

The WKU Board of Regents will meet for a retreat on July 21 and conduct its third quarterly meeting on July 22. The retreat will begin at 9 a.m. in the Honors College/International Center. The agenda is available at http://www.wku.edu/regents/documents/2016/bor_retreat_material_7-21-16.pdf. The quarterly meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Martin Regents Room, Mass Media […]

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WKU Spring 2016 Graduates List

The WKU Spring 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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Department head completes 10th around-the-world tour

Dr. David Keeling, Distinguished University Professor of Geography and head of WKU’s Department of Geography and Geology, returned recently from his 10th circumnavigation of the planet, completing a three-week around-the-world tour of the South Pacific, Asia, Africa and Europe, covering about 32,000 miles, representing WKU and the American Geographical Society as part of a geographic […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — June 2016 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some June 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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WKU group attends annual international GIS conference

For the past 15 years in a row, a student from WKU’s GIS program has been selected for a GIS assistantship to participate in the annual Environmental Systems Research Institute (Esri) International Geographic Information Systems (GIS) User Conference at San Diego, California. This year’s recipient is GIScience student Ryan Uthoff of Lebanon, Tennessee. He’s participating […]

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WKU staff member awarded NACAS diversity scholarship

Marshall Gray, director of postal, printing and vending services at WKU, has been awarded the 2016 Mereese Ladson Diversity Scholarship from the NACAS Education Foundation. The foundation is a non-profit corporation that promotes the auxiliary services profession through NACAS (National Association of College Auxiliary Services). Gray is pursuing his goal of expanding his knowledge in […]

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High school students participate in Confucius Institute program in China

Since 2011, the Confucius Institute at WKU has given high school students the opportunity to go to China. In previous years, the CI at WKU partnered with Hanban/Confucius Institute’s China High School Summer Bridge Program and sent more than 75 students to China. Last year’s program was the final one organized and sponsored by Hanban/Confucius […]

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