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Today@WKU: May 15, 2018

  • Author: WKU News
  • Author: Tuesday, May 15th, 2018
Today@WKU: May 15, 2018

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for May 15, 2018.

WKU studetns Isaac Keller (left) and Rachel Hunter (right) have been selected to participate in US-UK Fulbright Summer Institutes in the United Kingdom.

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WKU Sports

  • Men’s golf: Sargent Completes First Round at NCAA Regional: After a challenging start at the NCAA Kissimmee (Fla.) Regional, WKU golfer Billy Tom Sargent settled in nicely over the final 13 holes of his opening round. The redshirt junior played at 1 over par across his last 13 holes after starting 5 over through the first five. He finished the day tied for 68th with a 6-over 78 in the first round at the par-72, 7,154-yard Reunion Resort Watson Course.
  • Baseball: Toppers Travel to Cookeville to Face No. 20 Tennessee Tech: WKU Baseball begins the final week of the 2018 regular season with a trip to No. 20 Tennessee Tech today, with first pitch from Bush Stadium in Cookeville at 2 p.m. The game will be broadcast on the OVC Digital Network.

More: For updates on WKU Athletics, follow @WKUSports on Twitter or WKU Athletics on Facebook.

WKU in the News

  • WKU students set off to chase, study storms: For Pierce Larkin, a meteorology student at WKU, chasing and studying storms across the Midwest last summer was the time he connected school to the real world.
  • BG woman turns miniature furniture into online business: The furniture Rebecca Stewart crafts by hand is distinct. Whether it’s a sofa, bed, cabinet or even a kitchen sink, each piece is small enough to fit in your hand. On the second floor of her Bowling Green home, Stewart works in a bedroom that’s been converted into her workshop. A miniature house in the French chateau style overlooks her workspace, where pieces of doll-sized furniture at a 1-to-12 scale stand on regular-sized desks and shelves. For Stewart, who is frequently busy attending WKU athletic events with her husband, WKU athletic director Todd Stewart, her workshop serves as her getaway.

More: Check out WKU in the News page.

WKU Alumni

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WKU Admissions

More: Visit the WKU Admissions website; Information for Prospective Students

What’s Happening At-WKU

Ongoing/continuing events

Tuesday, May 15

Thursday, May 17

Friday, May 18

  • 7 p.m.: Dance Images Spring Recital. Van Meter Hall. Contact Campus and Community Events, (270) 745-2497.

Saturday, May 19

For upcoming events: Visit the What's Happening at WKU page, Events@WKU page or WKU’s online events calendar

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