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Professor reports to UNESCO on Mammoth Cave/WKU partnership

Professor reports to UNESCO on Mammoth Cave/WKU partnership

May 16th, 2018

University Distinguished Professor of Hydrogeology Chris Groves has returned from Paris, France, where he reported on activities of the Mammoth Cave Area Biosphere Reserve at the headquarters of UNESCO.

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WKU preparing for 2018-19 International Year of Cuba

WKU preparing for 2018-19 International Year of Cuba

May 7th, 2018

WKU’s Office of International Programs (OIP) is preparing to launch the 2018-19 International Year of (IYO) Cuba.

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3 WKU students awarded Phi Kappa Phi study abroad grants

3 WKU students awarded Phi Kappa Phi study abroad grants

Apr 19th, 2018

Three WKU students have been awarded study abroad grants worth $1,000 each from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. They are among a select group of 50 students nationwide to receive the award.

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WKU senior's 'Icelandic Sketches' to premiere at Earth Day concert

WKU senior's 'Icelandic Sketches' to premiere at Earth Day concert

Apr 17th, 2018

As part of WKU Choral Activities’ Earth Day concert on April 22, the WKU Chorale will present the world premiere of "Icelandic Sketches: Stories of Climate, Tourism and Change," a composition by senior Jason Fox of Russellville.

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WKU senior receives Princeton in Asia fellowship

WKU senior receives Princeton in Asia fellowship

Apr 16th, 2018

Natalie Webb, a WKU senior studying anthropology and international affairs, has been awarded a fellowship from Princeton in Asia.

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Applications open for CCSA summer abroad programs

Applications open for CCSA summer abroad programs

Mar 26th, 2018

CCSA (Cooperative Center for Study Abroad) is accepting applications for its summer study abroad programs. The programs include eight options to English-speaking countries around the world.

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WKU to celebrate 2018 Fulbright Week April 2-6

WKU to celebrate 2018 Fulbright Week April 2-6

Mar 22nd, 2018

WKU will celebrate its third annual Fulbright Week April 2-6 with events for prospective students and faculty.

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View from the Hill: Glasgow native serving as U.S. Ambassador to Canada visits WKU

View from the Hill: Glasgow native serving as U.S. Ambassador to Canada visits WKU

Feb 23rd, 2018

A Glasgow native is settling into her role as the United States Ambassador to Canada, the first female to hold that position. Kelly Craft recently spent some time on WKU’s campus and Amy Bingham talked to her in this View from the Hill.

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Today@WKU: February 21, 2018

Today@WKU: February 21, 2018

Feb 21st, 2018

Welcome to Today@WKU, the daily newsletter from WKU Public Affairs, for February 21, 2018.

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Geography professor completes 12th around-the-world educational tour

Geography professor completes 12th around-the-world educational tour

Feb 20th, 2018

Dr. David Keeling, Distinguished University Professor of Geography in the Department of Geography and Geology, returned recently from his 12th circumnavigation of the planet, completing a three-week around-the-world tour of Asia, Africa and South America.

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WKU again named a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Students

WKU again named a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Students

Feb 19th, 2018

WKU has again been named a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Students as announced by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

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View from the Hill: International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina

View from the Hill: International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Feb 16th, 2018

This year’s International Year of program at WKU focuses on Bosnia and Herzegovina, a country whose immigrants make up nearly 10 percent of Bowling Green’s population. Amy Bingham shows how the stories are coming to life in this View from the Hill.

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WKU named Diversity & Inclusion Champion in International Education

WKU named Diversity & Inclusion Champion in International Education

Feb 2nd, 2018

WKU has been named the Diversity & Inclusion Champion in the 2018 Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion in International Education (EDIIE) Awards.

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WKU student awarded Freeman-Asia scholarship

WKU student awarded Freeman-Asia scholarship

Feb 1st, 2018

WKU student Keeley Rather of Owensboro is studying abroad in Japan this spring through support from the Freeman Awards for Study in Asia scholarship program.

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Bosnia and Herzegovina photo exhibition opening, film screening Jan. 31

Bosnia and Herzegovina photo exhibition opening, film screening Jan. 31

Jan 9th, 2018

WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting will host a reception on Jan. 31 for the opening of a photographic exhibition "Bosnia and Herzegovina: Then and Now" followed by a screening of the documentary film "Sarajevo Roses: A Cinematic Essay."

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WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

WKU students recognized by Gilman International Scholarship Program

Dec 13th, 2017

Four WKU students were recognized by the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. Isaac Barnes, Anais Compton and Jada Jefferson were selected as Gilman Scholars; Sarah Olive was named an alternate.

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WKU recognizes top students at 182nd Commencement

WKU recognizes top students at 182nd Commencement

Dec 9th, 2017

WKU recognized top students, doctoral graduates and ROTC cadets at its 182nd Commencement on Saturday (Dec. 9).

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Class of 2017 encouraged to use WKU experience to make a good life

Class of 2017 encouraged to use WKU experience to make a good life

Dec 9th, 2017

Graduates in the Class of 2017 were reminded Saturday (Dec. 9) that student success remains at the heart of why WKU exists today just as it did at school’s founding by Henry Hardin Cherry in 1906.

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WKU student awarded Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

Dec 6th, 2017

WKU student Kaitlyn Bison of Bowling Green recently was awarded a Study Abroad Grant worth $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.

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5 WKU faculty members selected for 2018 program to Cuba

5 WKU faculty members selected for 2018 program to Cuba

Nov 30th, 2017

Five WKU faculty members have been selected to participate in the fifth Zuheir Sofia Endowed International Faculty Seminar (ZSEIFS).

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