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Joon Sung (Art), curator of the ASPECTS exhibition in FAC Gallery, speaks at the IYO South Korea Grand Opening Reception

Visiting artist Wonju Seo hosted a bojagi workshop at the Kentucky Museum. She taught traditional handsewing techiniques that she uses in her textile art.

Students in Dr. Mark Cambron's engineering class work on proximity alarms for anti-poaching projects in South Africa

Professor Cynthia Lockhart, University of Cincinnati, discusses quilts from the Conscience of the Human Spirit exhibit, including her own. The collection was on display in the Kentucky Museum during the IYO South Africa.

South African Acting Ambassador Ms. Nowetu Luti spoke to students about the Freedom Charter at the Political Science Department's Pizza & Politics series in honor of the International Year of South Africa and Black History Month



International Year Of ... in the News

Future IYO News

WKU News Press Release:

May 5 - WKU selects Cuba for 2018-19 International Year Of... Program

International Year of South Korea

WKU Herald Feature:

August 22 - IYO to bring South Korea to campus

March 14 - Students compete for IYO South Korea logo design

WKU Week in Photos

Aug. 21-28, 2016

WKU News Press Release:

August 23 - WKU launching International Year of South Korea

August 15 - WKU preparing for fall 2016 semester; classes begin August 22

April 20 - WKU preparing for 2016-17 International Year of South Korea

International Year of South Africa

WKU Herald Feature:

February 11 - South African embassy official speaks at Grise 

WKU Week in Photos

Feb. 29- March 4, 2016

Feb. 8-12, 2016

Bowling Green Daily News:

February 11 - Famous choral group brings colors of South Africa to WKU


View from the Hill:

November 20 - International Year of South Africa

WKU Herald Feature:

November 18 - African Student Union giving African cultural experience

November 11 - Students host South African luncheon

November 10 - Student, faculty give back after South Africa trip

September 28 - Gender & Women's Studies Program to host film series

September 7 - KY Museum showcases life of Nelson Mandela

September 2 - Cultural Enhancement Series kicks off next Saturday

August 25 - 'International Year Of' to focus on South Africa

CEBS Magazine

Spring/Summer 2015 Issue - ZSEIFS South Africa (pages 18-19)

Arts & Letters Magazine (PCAL)

Fall 2015 Issue - From South America to South Africa (pages 20-23)

WKU Week in Photos

Nov 16-21, 2015

Oct 26-30, 2015

Oct 12-17, 2015

Sept 8-12, 2015

Bowling Green Daily News:

November 19 - Chicago professor speaks to WKU students

September 10 - KY Museum Celebrates Art, Food

WKU News Press Release:

September 1 - WKU Launches International Year of South Africa

August 11 - WKU Faculty Members Complete Program in South Africa

August 10 - WKU Preparing for Fall 2015 Semester; Classes Begin Aug. 24

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