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CSD Professor Awarded CHHS Summer Research Fellowship

May 21st, 2018

Dr. Brian Weiler, Assistant Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders, has been awarded a College of Health and Human Services Summer Research Fellowship.

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Western Kentucky University’s student Kentucky Public Health Association (KPHA) was nominated for the The Team Volunteers In Action Award

May 8th, 2018

Western Kentucky University’s student Kentucky Public Health Association (KPHA) was nominated for the The Team Volunteers In Action Award for its partnership with Bowling Green Junior High’s Family Resource Center (FRC).

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PAUL MILES RECEIVES KHIMA WKU OUTSTANDING STUDENT AWARD

Apr 24th, 2018

Paul Miles, a graduating senior in the Health Information Management program at WKU, was selected as the Kentucky Health Information Management Association (KHIMA) WKU Outstanding Student for 2018.

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WKU student, Haley Jones, successfully defended her thesis project

Apr 20th, 2018

Western Kentucky University Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) student, Haley Jones, successfully defended her thesis project this semester.

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WKU student, Tanner Smith, successfully defended her thesis project

Apr 20th, 2018

Bowling Green, KY – Western Kentucky University Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) student, Tanner Smith, successfully defended her thesis project this semester.

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WKU student, McKenzie Ward, successfully defended her thesis project

Apr 20th, 2018

Bowling Green, KY – Western Kentucky University Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) student, McKenzie Ward, successfully defended her thesis project this semester.

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WKU Student Sharon Calvino successfully defends thesis project

Apr 20th, 2018

Western Kentucky University Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) student, Sharon Calvino, successfully defended her thesis project this semester.

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CSD Junior Awarded Two Scholarships from Gender and Women’s Studies

Apr 17th, 2018

Communication Sciences and Disorders Junior, Jordan Frodge, has been awarded the Catherine C. Ward Undergraduate Scholarship and the Valere Scott Undergraduate Scholarship from Western Kentucky University’s Department of Gender and Women’s Studies (GWS).

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CHHS Faculty & Students Participate in Poverty Simulation

Mar 12th, 2018

On Tuesday, March 6th, approximately 45 students from the College of Health and Human Services participated in Community Action of Southern Kentucky's 2-hour Poverty Simulation.

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WKU Students Gain Education and Networking at Long Term Care Conference

Mar 12th, 2018

Eleven students and one faculty of Department of Public Health’s NAB Accredited Health Care Administration (HCA) with Long Term Care Administration (LTCA) Certificate Program recently traveled to Florence, Indiana to attend the American College of Health

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Partnerships, Friendships Credited with Successful AnaBaptist Health Outreach

Mar 6th, 2018

Health care professionals are seeing tremendous success with a health services program in three Western Kentucky University Anabaptist (Mennonite and Amish) communities thanks to the vision more than two decades ago of a group of nursing students at WKU.

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INSTITUTE FOR RURAL HEALTH RECEIVES GRANT FROM DELTA DENTAL OF KENTUCKY

Feb 2nd, 2018

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The Institute for Rural Health, part of WKU’s College of Health and Human Services, has received a $20,000 grant from Delta Dental of Kentucky’s philanthropic initiative, Making Smiles Happen.

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Professor receives grant from Jessie Ball duPont Fund for Service Dog Awareness Program

Jan 18th, 2018

Dr. Darbi Haynes-Lawrence, an Associate Professor of Child & Family Studies in the College of Health & Human Services, has received a grant from the Jessie Ball duPont Fund to support her Service Dog Awareness Program.

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CSD Senior Selected for Simucase Ambassador Position

Dec 1st, 2017

Communication Sciences and Disorders Senior, Emma Feige, has been selected for the Simucase Ambassador Program. Simucase is an online program which allows aspiring and current speech-language pathologists to practice assessment and treatment with virtua

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New WKU research center will give students the reins

Nov 27th, 2017

Western Kentucky University students will have more hands-on opportunities to study prevention of workplace accidents, emergencies and health issues with this week’s opening of the WKU Center for Environmental and Workplace Health.

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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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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 vs. MTSU Blood Drive accepting appointments

Nov 3rd, 2017

WKU and the surrounding communities can now schedule an appointment to give blood during the WKU vs. MTSU Blood Drive competition on November 13-15, 2017 from 10:00am-6:00pm at the WKU Preston Center.

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WKU Student Receives Athletic Administration Authorization

Oct 31st, 2017

Jake Stenberg, a student in the Recreation & Sport Administration online graduate program, recently obtained his Athletic Administration Authorization in the state of Iowa.

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Public Health Students Provide Health Education and Services at Inaugural Bowling Green Pride

Oct 31st, 2017

On Saturday, October 21, 2017, students from the Department of Public Health in the College of Health and Human Services volunteered with the Barren River District Health Department and the BRIGHT Coalition to provide public health services and education

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