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View from the Hill – Philanthropy & Alumni Engagement

Toward the end of 2017 WKU announced some important gifts along with a name change in the development department. Amy Bingham has details in this week’s View from the Hill.  

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View from the Hill – Matt Rzepka Scholarship Fund

       A Bowling Green man’s legacy lives on at an elementary school he adored.   Eight students at Cumberland Trace elementary received the Matt Rzepka Scholarship  last month.  Amy Bingham finds out why  this is the perfect way to carry on Matt’s memory in this week’s View from the Hill.   The Matt Rzepka Memorial Golf […]

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Today@WKU: January 2, 2018

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for January 2, 2018. WKU News WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program: Four WKU students were recognized by the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. Isaac Barnes of Frankfort, Anais Compton of Bowling Green and Jada Jefferson of Louisville were selected as Gilman […]

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Today@WKU: December 13, 2017

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for December 13, 2017. (WKU will be closed Dec. 14-Jan. 1. Today@WKU will return on Jan. 2. Have a safe and happy holiday season.) WKU News WKU graduate student honored by National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association: WKU student Courtney McAdams has been selected as the 2017 […]

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Today@WKU: December 11, 2017

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for December 11, 2017. WKU News Class of 2017 encouraged to use WKU experience to make a good life: WKU graduates were reminded Saturday (Dec. 9) that student success remains at the heart of why WKU exists today just as it did at school’s founding […]

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View from the Hill – Dietetics Major Recognized with Ogden Foundation Award

This weekend marks the first commencement for WKU’s 10th president Dr. Timothy C. Caboni who will confer degrees to more than 1,400 students.  Amy Bingham talks to the graduate receiving the highest academic honor in this week’s View from the Hill. (More: Read more about Kelly Burgess, the Ogden Foundation Scholar)

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Today@WKU: December 8, 2017

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for December 8, 2017. WKU News Ogden Foundation Scholar discovers passion for community nutrition: Kelly Burgess wasn’t sure where her interest in a dietetics career would take her, but she found a passion for community nutrition and for serving others at WKU. Burgess, a Hospitality […]

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Today@WKU: December 7, 2017

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for December 7, 2017. WKU News Ogden College: Celebrating 50 years of Electron Microscopy at WKU: The 1957 Russian launch of Sputnik 1 into orbit caught America by surprise, initiating not only the race to the moon, but also a drive to improve all aspects […]

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Today@WKU: December 6, 2017

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for December 6, 2017. WKU News Strategic Planning Committee to meet Dec. 6, hold forum Dec. 7: WKU’s Strategic Planning Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 6) in room 3023 of the Downing Student Union and will host an open forum at 2:45 […]

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Today@WKU: December 5, 2017

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for December 5, 2017. WKU News Panhellenic Council makes gift to support Greek scholarships: WKU’s Panhellenic Council recently voted to help three existing scholarship funds reach endowment level so each scholarship could begin supporting students. The funds, which are housed in the College Heights Foundation, […]

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Today@WKU: December 4, 2017

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for December 4, 2017. WKU News Inman wins Legacy Award for book on parenting gifted children: Tracy Inman, Associate Director of The Center for Gifted Studies at WKU, was presented with the 2017 Legacy Award for the Outstanding Book for Parents in Gifted Education from […]

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View from the Hill – Rick’s Rowdies ramps up WKU student section

 The Hilltoppers are hot!  After a strong showing in the Battle for Atlantis followed by a beat down of EKU Wednesday night, hopes are high as the season gets well underway.  Amy Bingham tells us about an effort by Coach Rick Stansbury to get more students engaged in this week’s View from the Hill.

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