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42nd Annual National Council for Black Studies Conference

Mar 19th, 2018

Alexus Richardson attended the 42nd annual National Council for Black Studies Conference with Dr. Saundra Ardrey from March 14-17, 2018

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Dr. Victoria Gordon Featured in University of Illinois Newsletter

Mar 6th, 2018

MPA Professor, Dr. Victoria Gordon was featured in the University of Illinois Newsletter.

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Students compete in the 2018 NASPAA -Batten Simulation Competition

Mar 6th, 2018

Gaines Brown, Sebastian Stanley, and Hannah Benward traveled to Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA on February 23-24, 2017 to compete in the 2018 NASPAA -Batten Simulation Competition

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Southeast Conference on Public Administration

Southeast Conference on Public Administration

Oct 12th, 2017

Dr. Shannon Vaughan, Associate Professor and Hannah Benward, MPA Student, present at the Southeast Conference on Public Administration in Hollywood Beach, FL on October 6th, 2017.

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Secretary of State Visits WKU

Secretary of State Visits WKU

Sep 15th, 2017

Kentucky’s Secretary of State, Allison Lundergan Grimes, visited WKU on September 13th, 2017.

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The Capacity and Constraints of Small MPA Programs: A Survey of Program Directors

Aug 22nd, 2017

Congratulations to Professor Victoria Gordon who had an article published in the Summer issue of the Journal of Public Affairs Education. The article explores challenges faced by small MPA programs.

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Stella Treumann and Dr. Rich co-authored, "Would Taiwan Accept Syrian Refugees"

Feb 7th, 2017

Stella Treumann, an international affairs major from Germany, and Dr. Timothy Rich co-authored an article on Taiwanese perceptions of Syrian refugees. Treumann conducted an experimental web survey... https://sentinel.tw/taiwan-syria-refugees/

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Dr. Timothy Rich receives the University Research/Creativity Award

Dr. Timothy Rich receives the University Research/Creativity Award

Apr 13th, 2016

Rich received the University Research/Creativity Award at the 2016 Presentation of Faculty Awards for his scholarly contributions to East Asian politics.

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Barrett Greenwell presented at the Pi Sigma Alpha Research Conference

Barrett Greenwell presented at the Pi Sigma Alpha Research Conference

Apr 5th, 2016

Political Science Student, Barrett Greenwell, presented his thesis research at the Pi Sigma Alpha Conference.

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Political Science Student Alexandria Knipp Awarded U.S. Foreign Service Internship

Political Science Student Alexandria Knipp Awarded U.S. Foreign Service Internship

Nov 18th, 2015

Alexandria Knipp, a WKU student from Olive Hill, has been awarded a prestigious U.S. Foreign Service Internship from the U.S. Department of State.

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Ed Yager, Renaissance Man, Featured in WKU Herald

Ed Yager, Renaissance Man, Featured in WKU Herald

Oct 23rd, 2015

Recently, Dr. Ed Yager was featured in the WKU Herald for his time spent in the gym swimming for fitness.

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Alumni Spotlight: Katie Jaggers

Alumni Spotlight: Katie Jaggers

Oct 21st, 2015

Katie Jaggers, a recent WKU Political Science Alumni, wrote back to Dr. Yager to express her gratitude for her time taking his classes as an undergraduate.

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Jay Todd Richey Represents WKU at the Chris Steven's Virtual Exchange Forum

Oct 12th, 2015

JayTodd Richey was invited to speak at the Aspen Institute in Washington, DC, before a host of high level dignitaries regarding virtual exchange at the Chris Steven’s Virtual Exchange Forum.

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Study Abroad Opportunity in South Africa

Study Abroad Opportunity in South Africa

Sep 18th, 2015

This summer 2016 from June 6th til June 30th, join Dr. Saundra Ardrey in studying the challenges this developing nation faces as it struggles to overcome the vestiges of apartheid and strives to create a better life for all its citizens.

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Dajana Crockett, MPA student, volunteers at Project Affect on September 9, 2015

Dajana Crockett, MPA student, volunteers at Project Affect on September 9, 2015

Sep 14th, 2015

WKU volunteerism fair offers students community engagement

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WKU Political Science Professor Featured in the Washington Post

WKU Political Science Professor Featured in the Washington Post

Aug 31st, 2015

Dr. Timothy Rich was recently featured in the Washington Post for an article he authored titled "Wow! This Nigerian Prince would like to wire you 75 million dollars!!"

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MPA Graduate Student to Carry the Pakistani Flag During Graduation

Apr 24th, 2015

Abdul Samad, MPA graduate student, will carry the Pakistani flag at the Spring 2015 graduation ceremony.

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MPA Graduate Spotlight: Robin Morrison Taylor

MPA Graduate Spotlight: Robin Morrison Taylor

Apr 17th, 2015

Robbin Morrison Taylor, WKU’s vice president for Public Affairs, was named the 30th recipient of the ATHENA Award, given by the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce and Martin Dodge Jeep Chrysler RAM.

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MPA Graduate Accepted Into Political Science PhD Program

Apr 16th, 2015

Jeff Borland, recent graduate of the MPA program, has been accepted to the Political Science PhD program at the University of Mississippi.

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WKU College Youth in Government students lobby Congressmen

WKU College Youth in Government students lobby Congressmen

Apr 2nd, 2015

This past March, Sophomore students Zach Jones, WIlliam Berry, Austin Hatfield and Jody Dahmer represented the WKU College Youth in Government chapter at the 2nd Annual Washington Legislative Advocacy Summit (WLAS).

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