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Appointments open for WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive Oct. 29-31

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WKU and Middle Tennessee State University will continue their annual blood drive competition this year to collect donations for the American Red Cross. Read more
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WKU to celebrate Homecoming 2018 Oct. 25-28

Alumni

WKU will celebrate Homecoming 2018 with a Toy Story-themed celebration “To the Hill and Beyond” Oct. 25-28. Read more

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The Evolution of WKU's Meteorology Program

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In just over a decade, WKU's meteorology program has grown to include 70-80 students in a given year, the CHAOS lab, a new mobile lab and a full weather forecasting and communication service — White Squirrel Weather. Read more

Today@WKU: October 16, 2018

Today@WKU: October 16, 2018

Oct 16th, 2018

Welcome to Today@WKU for October 16, 2018 -- Office of Scholar Development celebrating 10 years; WKU Forensics Team wins two tournaments; Stickwork Project opening reception Friday; Week in Photos; plus news from Athletics, Alumni, Admissions and...

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Premiere screening of KET's Robert Penn Warren documentary Oct. 22 at WKU

Premiere screening of KET's Robert Penn Warren documentary Oct. 22 at WKU

Oct 16th, 2018

WKU will host a screening of "Robert Penn Warren: A Vision," KET’s new original documentary that explores the life and career of Kentucky’s most acclaimed writer – and the only author to win a Pulitzer Prize in both fiction and poetry, at 6...

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What's Happening at WKU

What's Happening at WKU

Oct 16th, 2018

Here's a listing of WKU events for Tuesday, October 16, through Saturday, November 3....

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WKU Week in Photos: Oct. 8-12, 2018

WKU Week in Photos: Oct. 8-12, 2018

Oct 15th, 2018

Check out the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs on WKU's Facebook page....

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The Office of Scholar Development Celebrates Ten Years of Big Dreams

The Office of Scholar Development Celebrates Ten Years of Big Dreams

Oct 15th, 2018

The 2018-19 academic year marks the tenth year since the Office of Scholar Development at Western Kentucky University was created. Since 2008, OSD has helped WKU students and alumni earn recognition more than 450 times and more than $4.8 million....

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WKU Forensics Team wins two tournaments at Ball State

WKU Forensics Team wins two tournaments at Ball State

Oct 15th, 2018

The WKU Forensics Team won the team sweepstakes championships in two weekend tournaments co-hosted by Ball State and Illinois State. WKU also won 14 individual championships and senior Lane Hedrick was named overall champion of the second tournament....

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