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Biology student receives Rotary Scholarship to study in Scotland

Biology student receives Rotary Scholarship to study in Scotland

Oct 18th, 2010

WKU student Aric Johnson of Bowling Green has received a Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship to live and study for a year in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Flagship student receives Chinese government scholarship

Flagship student receives Chinese government scholarship

Oct 16th, 2010

Darra Jackson, a member of the WKU Chinese Flagship Program, has been awarded a multi-year Chinese Government Scholarship, funded by the China Scholarship Council and China’s Ministry of Education.

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Students Campaign & Intern

Sep 28th, 2010

Many WKU Department of Political Science students campaign on behalf of candidates and intern for public officials.

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FDA Approves ella Tablets For Prescription Emergency Contraception

Sep 20th, 2010

The U.S. Food and Drug Administrationrecently approved ellaTM (ulipristal acetate) tablets for emergency contraception.

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FDA Center for Tobacco to Launch Six-Month Text Messaging Pilot Program

Sep 20th, 2010

FDA's Center for Tobacco Products is launching a six-month text messaging pilot program as part of its ongoing efforts to educate our stakeholders about federal regulations to protect kids from tobacco.

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Health and Safety for College Students

Sep 13th, 2010

Learn steps you can take to enjoy college the safe and healthy way!

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7 Compelling Reasons To Quit Smoking Today

Aug 24th, 2010

From bone marrow to stomach lining, lungs to bladder-smoking brings a world of pain to your body.

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Rectal Cancer Increasing In Younger Adults: Study

Aug 24th, 2010

Rectal cancer rates may be on the rise in people younger than 40, according to a new study that examined more than 30 years of data from a national cancer registry.

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Street Sledding Riskier For Brain Injury

Aug 24th, 2010

Although skiing and snow boarding are known to be risky sports, even sledding, especially when it involves kids, can lead to serious injuries.

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Vitamin D Affects Autoimmune Diseases & Cancer Genes

Aug 24th, 2010

Vitamin D is believed to have a role in controlling genes linked to major diseases such as certain types of cancers, dementia, and autoimmune disorders, new research has found.

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10 'secrets' you shouldn't keep from your doctor

Jul 27th, 2010

Hollywood got it right: It can be deadly to lie to your doctor. Your doctor "must know everything about you, even if the discussion feels a bit uncomfortable."

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6 Diet Trends You Should Never Try

Jul 27th, 2010

Before you even think about starting a diet to drop pounds fast, you should review this list of the worst diets around.

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Students win scholarships to study in China for summer program

Students win scholarships to study in China for summer program

Jul 13th, 2010

WKU students Sara Moody and Alyssa Surina are the recipients of scholarships from the Foundation for Asia Pacific Education. Moody received a $1,000 scholarship from the Foundation and Surina’s scholarship was $500.

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9 Surprising Allergy Triggers

Jul 9th, 2010

The cause of your sneezing, itchy nose, watery eyes, headache and a host of other symptoms may be more surprising than you think.

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Four WKU graduates receive Fulbright awards

Four WKU graduates receive Fulbright awards

Jun 29th, 2010

This year, four WKU graduates–Jennifer Dooper, Dawn Reinhardt, Eileen Ryan and Emily Wilcox–have been awarded 2010-2011 Fulbright grants.

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2 WKU students awarded Department of Defense SMART Scholarships

2 WKU students awarded Department of Defense SMART Scholarships

May 12th, 2010

Two WKU students Jacob Haven, a second-year student in the Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science , and Brittany Logan are receiving scholarships which represent a combined value of more than $500,000 of funding over the course of the next four years.

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WKU student receives full scholarship to prestigious veterinary school

WKU student receives full scholarship to prestigious veterinary school

May 7th, 2010

Chase McNulty, a WKU senior from Owensboro, has been accepted at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine and received a scholarship to cover full tuition and fees for the first year.

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WKU graduate selected for scholarship to study at University of Amsterdam

WKU graduate selected for scholarship to study at University of Amsterdam

May 3rd, 2010

WKU graduate Cassandra Warren will pursue a one-year master’s degree in gender, sexuality and society during the 2010-11 school year at the University of Amsterdam on the Huygens Scholarship Programme.

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It's time to spring clean your diet

Apr 29th, 2010

Spring has arrived, and with longer days and warmer weather comes a new crop of fresh produce.

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WKU student honored second time as Udall Scholar

WKU student honored second time as Udall Scholar

Apr 1st, 2010

In 2009, William “Joey” Coe and Patrick Stewart became the first ever Udall Scholars at Western Kentucky University. Coe, a junior at WKU, has once again been honored as the only Udall Scholar from Kentucky in the 2010 competition.

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