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Panhellenic Council, Interfraternity Council announce 2018 officers

Panhellenic Council, Interfraternity Council announce 2018 officers

Jan 22nd, 2018

WKU’s Panhellenic Council and Interfraternity Council have announced their officers for 2018.

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WKU senior selected as 2018 Kentucky Derby Festival Princess

WKU senior selected as 2018 Kentucky Derby Festival Princess

Jan 9th, 2018

Katie Bouchard, a WKU senior from Owensboro, is among five women selected to serve as Princesses in the 2018 Kentucky Derby Festival Royal Court.

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WKU students honored in Hearst photo, writing competitions

WKU students honored in Hearst photo, writing competitions

Jan 8th, 2018

Three WKU students have been honored in the first photojournalism and writing competitions of the 2017-2018 Hearst Journalism Awards Program.

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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 graduate student honored by National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association

WKU graduate student honored by National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association

Dec 13th, 2017

WKU graduate student Courtney McAdams has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the William N. Wasson Student Leadership and Scholarship Award from the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA).

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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 Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter to spend week in Virginia

WKU Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter to spend week in Virginia

Dec 9th, 2017

Members of the WKU Habitat for Humanity Campus Chapter will be spending the first week of their winter break in Exmore, Virginia.

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Mahurin Honors College, WBKO recognize Scholar of the Week recipients

Mahurin Honors College, WBKO recognize Scholar of the Week recipients

Dec 8th, 2017

The Mahurin Honors College at WKU and WBKO-TV hosted a reception on Dec. 5 to honor the 2017-2018 Scholar of the Week recipients.

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Ogden Foundation Scholar discovers passion for community nutrition

Ogden Foundation Scholar discovers passion for community nutrition

Dec 7th, 2017

Kelly Burgess, a Hospitality Management and Dietetics major (Nutrition and Dietetics concentration), will be honored as the Ogden Foundation Scholar, WKU’s top academic honor, as part of WKU's 182nd Commencement on Dec. 9.

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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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WKU Forensics Team finishes semester at Ohio State tournament

WKU Forensics Team finishes semester at Ohio State tournament

Dec 4th, 2017

Nine WKU Forensics Team members traveled to Columbus, Ohio, to take part in a tournament hosted by the Ohio State University the weekend of Dec. 1-2.

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WKU to confer degrees to 1,401 during Fall 2017 Commencement on Dec. 9

WKU to confer degrees to 1,401 during Fall 2017 Commencement on Dec. 9

Nov 28th, 2017

WKU will confer degrees and certificates to 1,401 graduates during its Fall 2017 Commencement on Dec. 9 at Diddle Arena.

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7 charter members to be inducted into WKU chapter of SALUTE, national honor society for student veterans

7 charter members to be inducted into WKU chapter of SALUTE, national honor society for student veterans

Nov 21st, 2017

History will be made on Nov. 29 when WKU will get its first chapter of SALUTE, a national honor society for student veterans. Seven charter members will be inducted into SALUTE at 5 p.m. in the Veterans Resource Center, 410 Tate Page Hall.

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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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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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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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'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 Forensics Team wins largest tournament of fall semester

WKU Forensics Team wins largest tournament of fall semester

Nov 6th, 2017

The WKU Forensics Team was crowned team sweepstakes champion at the largest tournament of the fall semester Nov. 4-5 in Peoria, Illinois.

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