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Hardin Planetarium to present winter holiday show Nov. 26-Dec. 28

Hardin Planetarium to present winter holiday show Nov. 26-Dec. 28

Nov 15th, 2017

"Celebrations for a Long Winter's Night" will be presented Nov. 26-Dec. 28 at WKU’s Hardin Planetarium. Show times are 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free.

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WKU to hold open forum Nov. 16 on strategic planning process

WKU to hold open forum Nov. 16 on strategic planning process

Nov 15th, 2017

WKU will hold a Strategic Planning Open Forum on Thursday (Nov. 16) from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Downing Student Union Auditorium.

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WKU Student Success at the ASME Int'l Mechanical Engineering Congress & Expo

WKU Student Success at the ASME Int'l Mechanical Engineering Congress & Expo

Nov 13th, 2017

WKU Mechanical Engineering Student Joseph Aroh awarded third place

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WKU Forensics Team wins debate tournaments at Illinois State

WKU Forensics Team wins debate tournaments at Illinois State

Nov 13th, 2017

WKU’s Forensics Team divided into three groups and traveled to Lebanon, Illinois; Normal, Illinois; and Jefferson City, Tennessee, to compete in six tournaments Nov. 11-12.

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Helping the Paper Chase: Adult learners have opportunities to complete degrees with Project Graduate

Nov 12th, 2017

Aside from raising her four children to become productive and helpful citizens, one of the most important things Erin Neal said she has done is complete her bachelor's degree at Western Kentucky University.

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'Give Red, Give Life' blood drive begins Nov. 13

'Give Red, Give Life' blood drive begins Nov. 13

Nov 10th, 2017

The WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive competition will begin Monday (Nov. 13) at WKU's Preston Health and Activities Center.

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WKU GEO Faculty/Staff/Students Attend Two National Conferences

WKU GEO Faculty/Staff/Students Attend Two National Conferences

Nov 9th, 2017

Students, faculty, and staff from the Center for Human GeoEnvironmental Studies (CHNGES) and Department of Geography & Geology recently attended national conferences in Arkansas and Washington state.

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Bosnian Pita demonstration Nov. 16

Bosnian Pita demonstration Nov. 16

Nov 8th, 2017

In conjunction with the Kentucky Folklife Program and WKU's International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology‘s graduate Foodways class will be presenting a demonstration of Bosnian Pita at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 16.

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New endowment aids students, honors retired dean

Nov 8th, 2017

A new student scholarship endowment fund is being created to aid WKU students and to honor retired WKU Libraries Dean Connie Foster. The fund will be named the Connie Foster Student Scholarship Endowment to help students at WKU, with priority to those st

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Statue of Rep. Jody Richards unveiled on campus

Statue of Rep. Jody Richards unveiled on campus

Nov 7th, 2017

A bronze statue of longtime WKU supporter and Kentucky State Rep. Jody Richards of Bowling Green was unveiled on WKU’s main campus Monday (Nov. 6) in Jody Richards Hall.

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WKU Strategic Planning Committee to meet Nov. 9

WKU Strategic Planning Committee to meet Nov. 9

Nov 7th, 2017

WKU’s Strategic Planning Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 9) in rooms 3023-3025 of the Downing Student Union.

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WKU Forensics Team wins largest tournament of fall semester

WKU Forensics Team wins largest tournament of fall semester

Nov 6th, 2017

The WKU Forensics Team was crowned team sweepstakes champion at the largest tournament of the fall semester Nov. 4-5 in Peoria, Illinois.

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WKU Owensboro building better employees for Daviess County

Nov 4th, 2017

David Powers is working hard to make sure students who graduate from Western Kentucky University-Owensboro are ready for local employment.

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Robert Brown (2015) motivates 5th grade math students with a WKU Homecoming-themed project

Nov 3rd, 2017

“There’s no place like home” for WKU alum Robert Brown (’15) of Glasgow, Kentucky, so it just seemed right to create a project for his 5th grade math students at Park City Elementary based on his alma mater’s Homecoming theme.

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WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive accepting appointments

Nov 3rd, 2017

WKU and the surrounding communities can now schedule an appointment to give blood during the WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive competition on November 13-15, 2017 from 10:00am-6:00pm at the WKU Preston Center.

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WKU CCSJ to present 'Beyond the Dream' Nov. 6 as part of International Education Week Dialogue Series

WKU CCSJ to present 'Beyond the Dream' Nov. 6 as part of International Education Week Dialogue Series

Nov 3rd, 2017

The WKU Center for Citizenship & Social Justice will present the documentary "Beyond the Dream" from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday (Nov. 6) in Jody Richards Hall Auditorium, as part of the International Education Week Dialogue Series.

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*NEW* Top Life Mobile App

Nov 2nd, 2017

Access your WKU Benefits on our new Top Life Mobile App

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WKU to observe Veterans Day with ceremonies on Nov. 10

WKU to observe Veterans Day with ceremonies on Nov. 10

Nov 2nd, 2017

WKU will observe Veterans Day on Nov. 10 with a wreath-laying ceremony followed by the ROTC Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

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