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WKU Week in Photos: April 3-7, 2017

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

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2 WKU students honored by Goldwater Program

Two WKU students have been honored by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program, the premier award for undergraduates pursuing careers in science, mathematics or engineering. Andrew Davis of Williamstown, who is studying mathematics and physics at WKU and is a 2016 graduate of The Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and […]

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9 students recognized by Critical Language Scholarship Program

Nine WKU students have been recognized by the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Program. All are students in the Dixie and Pete Mahurin Honors College at WKU. Four students will receive full funding to participate in eight-week summer intensive language programs abroad while five others were named alternates. The CLS recipients are Andi […]

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WKU joins Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate

WKU is one of 22 new graduate schools of education to be accepted into the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate as members of the consortium. The institutions join more than 80 current schools of education in the important work of redesigning professional practice preparation in education for the improvement of Pre K-20 education and […]

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WKU students recognized in business plan competitions

WKU students representing the Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation in WKU’s Gordon Ford College of Business have earned recognition in state and national business plan competitions. Tech Gnar, an undergraduate student team consisting of Owensboro natives Blake Knott, Taylor Wathen and Zachary Wathen, took home the top prize of $10,000 in the Alltech Innovation Competition on […]

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WKU hosting regional event in Lieutenant Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge

Update: Winners announced in regional competition About 40 teams of high school students will participate in the Zone 2 Regional Competition of the inaugural Lieutenant Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge April 11 at WKU’s Center for Research and Development. Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton will attend the competition to welcome students and present awards to the winners. The […]

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WKU Week in Photos: March 27-April 1, 2017

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

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Norman named American Council on Education Fellow

Dr. Tony Norman, Director of the Educational Leadership Doctoral Program at WKU, has been named a Fellow by the American Council on Education for the 2017-18 academic year. Established in 1965, the ACE Fellows Program is designed to strengthen institutions and leadership in American higher education by identifying and preparing faculty and staff for senior […]

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Student Research Conference winners announced

Winners from the 47th Annual WKU Student Research Conference have been announced. The conference took place on March 25 at the Downing Student Union. About 400 WKU graduate and undergraduate students from 43 schools, departments, programs and institutes in all colleges at WKU across the main and regional campuses participated. The conference was organized into […]

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2 WKU faculty members selected for Fulbright awards

WKU faculty members Saundra Curry Ardrey and Kam C. (Johnny) Chan have been selected for Fulbright U.S. Scholar grants. Dr. Ardrey, head of WKU’s Department of Political Science, will spend a year at the University of Limpopo in South Africa, while Dr. Chan, Leon Page Chair of Finance and University Distinguished Professor, will spend the […]

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WKU Public Health student awarded Fulbright fellowship

WKU Department of Public Health student Laura Allen, a senior from Edgewood, has been awarded a Fulbright fellowship for the 2017-2018 school year. Allen, a Healthcare Administration major in the College of Health and Human Services, will be completing an independent research project, Considering the Environment of Nursing Homes for the Betterment of Residential Care, […]

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WKU Week in Photos: March 20-25, 2017

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

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