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View from the Hill – Ransdell ready to lead Semester at Sea

      As Gary Ransdell wraps up his final days as president of  Western Kentucky University, he¹s also preparing to set sail on a whole new academic adventure.  Amy Bingham talks to him about his next role as President and CEO of] Semester at Sea in this week¹s View from the Hill.  

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View from the Hill – WKU ties to Aviation Heritage Park

It’s been more than eight years since the dedication of Aviation Heritage Park here in Bowling Green. The tribute to aviators from this area has WKU fingerprints all over it as Amy Bingham explains in this week’s View from the Hill.  

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View from the Hill – Medical School Groundbreaking

       With just three weeks left as president of Western Kentucky University, Dr. Gary Ransdell has checked a huge project off his to-do list.  Amy Bingham has more on an epic partnership that will address the state’s physician shortage in this week’s View from the Hill.  

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View from the Hill – Confucius Institute Building Dedication

     Seven years after WKU started a Confucius Institute, a new building on campus is dedicated as the Chinese Learning Center.  Amy Bingham has more in this week’s View from the Hill.

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View from the Hill – Lost River Sessions

Lost River Sessions, the award-winning WKU Public Broadcasting television and radio series, has exploded in popularity over the last three years. Amy Bingham explains how the WKU PBS hit came about in this week’s View from the Hill.  

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WKU Week in Photos: May 8-14, 2017

Here’s the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs. (More Commencement Weekend photos: WKU graduate and undergraduate ceremonies; The Gatton Academy graduation)  

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View from the Hill – Minton Award winner greatly impacted by Semester at Sea

WKU will confer degrees and certificates to more than 2,600 spring and summer graduates during its 181st Commencement this weekend.   Amy Bingham introduces us to the John D. Minton award winner in this week’s View from the Hill.

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View from the Hill – You still have time to donate to Spiritfunder Campaign

WKU has just over a week left in a month long social media driven campaign that gives the community a chance to fund three different projects.  Amy Bingham has more on “Spiritfunder”, WKU’s very own crowdfunding platform in this week’s View from the Hill.          

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WKU Week in Photos: May 1-5, 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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Changes to WKU News page

We have made some changes to the WKU News page. Over the past month, we have been transitioning WKU News content to OU Campus, the CMS for the WKU website. Clicking on http://www.wku.edu/news will now take you to the new home for WKU News. On that page you will find news from WKU Public Affairs […]

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WKU preparing to launch 2017-2018 International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina

WKU’s Office of International Programs (OIP) is preparing to launch the 2017-2018 International Year of (IYO) Bosnia and Herzegovina. The IYO program places a yearlong spotlight on a specific country and provides WKU and Bowling Green with a greater understanding of that country’s history and culture and its intersections with the U.S. The IYO is […]

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WKU Week in Photos: April 24-30, 2017

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

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