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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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Vic Richey to present 2017 Hays Watkins Lecture on March 31

Vic Richey, Chairman, CEO and President of ESCO Technologies, Inc., a St. Louis-based technology company with subsidiaries operating throughout the United States and around the world, is coming to WKU on March 31 as the Gordon Ford College of Business’ 2017 Hays Watkins Visiting CEO. Richey, who received his undergraduate degree from WKU, will present […]

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WKU Theatre & Dance, Music team up to present ‘A Pair of Puccinis’ March 31-April 2

The WKU Department of Theatre & Dance and the Department of Music will join together to present A Pair of Puccinis March 31-April 2. The production will consist of two one-act operas, Suor Angelica and Gianni Schicchi, and will be presented at 8 p.m. March 31, 8 p.m. April 1 and 3 p.m. April 2 […]

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Kentucky Museum hosting quilt registry April 21-22

The Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society will hold a quilt registry at the Kentucky Museum at WKU from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 21 and April 22 to register quilts made in Kentucky during the period from 1800 to 1960. “The diversity and quality of quilts made in Kentucky is internationally recognized,” said KHQS Quilt […]

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‘Phantom of the Universe’ to be presented March 12-April 30 at WKU’s Hardin Planetarium

Phantom of the Universe, Hardin Planetarium’s newest public show opening Sunday (March 12), shares how scientists around the world are collaborating to track down the constituents of dark matter in our universe. “Because it cannot currently be observed, we don’t yet know what dark matter is,” said Dr. Richard Gelderman, Director of Hardin Planetarium. “The […]

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2017 Boyd-Lubker Visiting Scholar to discuss sex trafficking, policing sexuality

Dr. Jessica Pliley, Associate Professor of History at Texas State University-San Marcos, will present Sex Trafficking and the FBI: Policing Sexuality and the Growth of the American State as part of the 2017 Boyd-Lubker Visiting Scholars Program at WKU. The presentation will begin at 7:30 p.m. March 28 in the Gary A. Ransdell Hall Auditorium. […]

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‘Game of Thrones’ language creator to present 2017 Hatcher Lecture on April 13

David J. Peterson, the full-time conlanger (language creator) for HBO’s Game of Thrones, will visit WKU on April 13 as the 2016-2017 Paul G. and Ernestine G. Hatcher Lecturer. Peterson’s lecture, Living Language: Conlang and the Power of Language, will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Downing Student Union Auditorium. Admission is free and open to […]

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WWE Live coming to WKU on April 17; tickets on sale Feb. 17

WWE Live will return to WKU’s Diddle Arena at 7:30 p.m. April 17. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday (Feb. 17) at the WKU Ticket Office at Diddle Arena, online at http://www.tickemaster.com or by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or 1-800-5BIGRED. Tickets are $95, $50, $35, $25 and $15. The lineup is expected to include […]

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