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WKU College of Health and Human Services Opens Student-Applied Research Center

Nov 17th, 2017

Western Kentucky University’s College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) will honor the opening of their first student-applied research center, the WKU Center for Environmental and Workplace Health (CEWH).

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Loup Langton is Margaret and Cal Turner Professor in Journalism

Nov 16th, 2017

Loup Langton receives the honor of serving as Turner Professor in Journalism at WKU.

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English Department Launches New Curricula

Nov 16th, 2017

Over the past two years, faculty in the WKU English Department have been creatively rethinking the English curricula to ensure that our programs serve 21st-century English majors well.

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HR Liaisons

Nov 16th, 2017

Find out more about our HR Liaison Network!

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WKU fundraising unit changes name, announces award, recognizes gift

WKU fundraising unit changes name, announces award, recognizes gift

Nov 15th, 2017

On National Philanthropy Day, WKU’s Division of Development & Alumni Relations was rebranded as Philanthropy & Alumni Engagement; Laura Turner Dugas was named the 2017 Philanthropist of the Year; and a gift for diversity initiatives was announced.

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Public Health Graduate Student Awarded for Research Proposal

Nov 15th, 2017

Divya Gadde, a graduate student in our WKU Department of Public Health was recently awarded with funding to support her research proposal: "Assessment of Ergonomics in Indian Dental Practice".

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WKU CCSJ to host campus conversation about climate change

WKU CCSJ to host campus conversation about climate change

Nov 15th, 2017

WKU Center for Citizenship and Social Justice (CCSJ), in partnership with WKU Office of Sustainability, is set to host a campus conversation about climate change at 4 p.m. Thursday (Nov. 16) at the Mahurin Honors College & International Center.

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WKU Learn and Earn Advisory Board holds inaugural meeting

WKU Learn and Earn Advisory Board holds inaugural meeting

Nov 15th, 2017

The inaugural meeting of the WKU Learn and Earn Advisory Board was held Nov. 9 at the offices of Learn and Earn Business Partner SOKY Jobs.

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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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