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Fusion’s celebration of diversity arrives on Oct. 26

Fusion, a multi-platform media network championing a young, diverse and inclusive America, is visiting WKU on Wednesday (Oct. 26) with the As American As nationwide tour, a large-scale photo installation celebrating diversity and the changing face of America. Visit the installation from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Centennial Mall where you can take photos, […]

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WKU Board of Regents to hold meetings on Oct. 27 & Oct. 28

The WKU Board of Regents will hold meetings on Oct. 27 and 28. Regents will participate in a training session presented by Carol A. Cartwight, senior consultant with the Association of Governing Boards, on Oct. 27. That special-called meeting will begin at noon in the Guillaume Executive Board Room in the Augenstein Alumni Center. The […]

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Gameday information for WKU vs. Old Dominion on Oct. 22

WKU (4-3, 2-1 Conference USA) hosts Old Dominion (4-2, 2-0) at 6 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 22) at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium as part of Homecoming 2016. The first 1,500 fans into the stadium on Saturday will receive a free, limited edition Feix Field towel. Fans are encouraged to match the team and wear RED for […]

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Children’s Theatre Series continues with ‘Cinderella Confidential’ Oct. 21-23

In the midst of a Dr. Seuss-themed Homecoming filled with interesting characters, fairy tales will be coming to life Oct. 21-23 on the top of the Hill. Join the WKU Department of Theatre & Dance for the second show in its Children’s Theatre Series, Cinderella Confidential by Eric Coble, directed by Allie Thomas, a senior […]

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The Homecoming Parade was held Nov. 6.

Traffic/parking information for Homecoming parade Oct. 21

The 2016 Homecoming parade, sponsored by Midtown by Brookside, will begin at 5 p.m. Friday (Oct. 21) near the Downing Student Union and will make its way up College Heights Boulevard then down State Street to Fountain Square Park in downtown Bowling Green. WKU Parking and Transportation Services announces the following changes to traffic patterns […]

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WKU Bands, Chorale to present Veterans Day Concert Nov. 10

The WKU Symphonic Band, Jazz Band and Chorale will present a Veterans Day Concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10 at the Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center in downtown Bowling Green. Admission is free and open to the public, but tickets are required and can be picked up at the SKyPAC Ticket Office, WKU Ticket Office, […]

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Hack The Hill, undergraduate coding competition, Nov. 5-6

Hack The Hill, WKU’s first hackathon, will take place on Nov. 5-6 for undergraduate students. The coding competition encourages designers, entrepreneurs and engineers to create code for mobile and desktop apps, hardware hacks, games and other technology-related creations. The event provides opportunities to those within the coding community to foster creativity and excitement. Coders will […]

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Far Away Places series presents author of ‘Radio and the Gendered Soundscape’

The next Far Away Places speaker is Christine Ehrick, associate professor of History at the University Louisville, who will be talking about her book Radio and the Gendered Soundscape: Women and Broadcasting in Argentina and Uruguay, 1930-1950. Her program is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 20) at Barnes & Noble (1680 Campbell Lane). Radio and the […]

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WKU honors 116 students from northern Kentucky, Elizabethtown areas

WKU began its 2016 series of scholars luncheons this week by honoring 116 outstanding students from high schools in the northern Kentucky and Elizabethtown areas. 27 students recognized at northern Kentucky luncheon During the Northern Kentucky Area Honors Luncheon on Oct. 11, WKU recognized 27 students from 11 high schools for their academic achievements. The […]

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Kentucky Folklife Program accepting nominations for Homer Ledford Award

The Kentucky Folklife Program is accepting nominations through Nov. 21 for the Homer Ledford Award. Since 2007, the Homer Ledford Award has been given to Kentucky luthiers who have demonstrated outstanding craftsmanship, mastery of making and setting up instruments for excellent tone and playability, and who have been recognized by the communities of musicians they […]

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Cellist, composer Ben Sollee to perform at WKU on Oct. 20

The 2016-2017 WKU Cultural Enhancement Series will continue with a performance by cellist and composer Ben Sollee at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at Van Meter Hall. Sollee is a Kentucky-born cellist and composer. Initially beginning his touring career on bicycle in 2009, according to his biography, Sollee has since traveled over 4,000 miles and reached […]

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Traffic/parking information for annual 10K Classic Oct. 15

The 37th annual Med Center Health 10K Classic is scheduled for Saturday morning (Oct. 15). The event will begin on University Boulevard and end at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium. Event details: The 5K Run/Walk starts at 7:30 a.m followed by the 1.5 Mile Fun Walk at 7:45 a.m., the 10K Wheelchair Race at 7:55 a.m., […]

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