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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

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Thank you for your interest in becoming part of WKU's Online Community! The Community connects hundreds of WKU students from across the globe, putting them in touch with resources designed to help them succeed. Members can view recent distance learning news, stay informed of upcoming university deadlines, and gain online access to special events and customized services, such as research assistance for your next research paper. This section, the Personal Librarian, includes a discussion board which is monitored by WKU librarian, Roxanne Spencer. She is available to answer questions about research projects and point you in the right direction. There are also sections with study tips and helpful suggestions on time management.

The Community also includes a "Student Lounge," and an Events section. The Lounge allows students to swap ideas and strategies for succeeding online, while the Events section brings WKU to you by posting videos of special events on campus! If you aren’t a current member of the Online Community and would like to become a member, simply fill out the enrollment form and we’ll add you!

Please Note: New members should allow up to 48 hours to gain full access to the online community.

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