Kentuckians have practiced the art of weaving for more than 200 years. Techniques represented in Even Coverlets Get the Blues range from overshot, double weave, and tied-biederwand to hooked rug making.
This exhibit tells the stories of freshmen year from participants in a student success intiative, WKU Freshmen Guided Pathway (FGP). This cohort of first-time, full-time students who graduated from one of five high schools in Warren County represent the typical WKU freshman in terms of academic achievement prior to admission and their demographic makeup.
In 2019, the Kentucky Building celebrates 80 years of showcasing South Central Kentucky’s unique culture and heritage. In honor of this milestone, the Kentucky Museum presentsOut of the Box, an exhibition focused on fostering multidisciplinary discussions about our collective heritage while shining new light on the relevance of our museum in the 21stcentury.
Using local historical artifacts, photos, and records, we invite you to discover how every object tells multiple stories. Themes and stories are curated in partnership with faculty from 9 WKU departments
Lady Topper Basketball vs. UAB in the annual Education Game.
Parking/traffic advisory: Public parking will be available in Parking Structure 1 or Parking Structure 2. Avenue of Champions will be used for bus parking and will close to through traffic between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. when buses are unloading and between noon and 2 p.m. when buses are loading. During those times, only event traffic will be permitted through. Please use extreme caution in the area when schoolchildren are present. Minor transit delays are possible due to traffic and congestion.