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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. Thursday and Friday classes 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.

IT Division - Room-Based Video Conferencing

Room-Based Video Conferencing

Room-Based Video Conferencing  allows for two-way audio and video communication of individuals from distant locations using specially enhanced video conference rooms.  WKU hosts a network of over 40 videoconferencing-enhanced rooms throughout Western Kentucky with locations in Bowling Green, Elizabethtown, Fort Knox, Glasgow, and Owensboro. Room-based video conferencing provides you high-quality, regional, national and international reach to almost anywhere in the world.


Video Conferencing Rooms

There are two types of video conferencing rooms at WKU: classrooms and conferencing rooms.  They vary in size with a classroom seating up to 45 and a conference room seating up to 12 individuals.  

Video conferencing rooms feature:   

• High-Definition Video Conferencing Equipment

• Touch Panel Control System

• Plasma/LCD Displays

• Document Camera

• PC Display Projection

• Internet Connection


Click to see pictures of the video conferencing rooms at WKU.


Frequent and Past Connection Locales

In the Region: Council for Post Secondary Education, Frankfort, KY;  Center for Rural Development, Somerset, KY; University of Kentucky; University of Louisville 

National: California, Florida, Texas, New York, Washington D. C.    

International: Ecuador, South Korea, Egypt, Scotland, Canada, Samoa Islands, Bangladesh


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 Last Modified 3/3/15