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Academically talented seventh graders honored at Duke TIP ceremony
Academically talented seventh graders honored at Duke TIP ceremony (May 22nd, 2017)

Academically talented seventh graders from throughout Kentucky were honored by the Duke Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) May 19 at Western Kentucky University.

Grant partnership will share
 lessons from the Holocaust
Grant partnership will share
 lessons from the Holocaust (May 15th, 2017)

A new grant has enabled a partnership that will spread a powerful message of embracing diversity throughout Kentucky and beyond.

Julia Link Roberts recognized by alma mater for distinguished work in gifted education
Julia Link Roberts recognized by alma mater for distinguished work in gifted education (March 31st, 2015)

Julia Link Roberts was recognized for her contributions to the field of gifted education with an award given by her alma mater, the University of Missouri, March 13 in Columbia, Mo.

Gifted Education Month celebrated in Bowling Green, Warren County
Gifted Education Month celebrated in Bowling Green, Warren County (March 5th, 2015)

More than 60 gifted students, their parents and teachers filled Bowling Green City Hall on Feb. 12 to celebrate Gifted Education Month.

Roberts Receives National Award for Impact on Gifted Education
Roberts Receives National Award for Impact on Gifted Education (March 5th, 2015)

Dr. Julia Link Roberts was recognized for her impact on gifted education as recipient of the 2015 Palmarium Award, presented Feb. 6 in Denver.

Dr. Susan Baum Presents at the 2014 Twice-Exceptional Seminar
Dr. Susan Baum Presents at the 2014 Twice-Exceptional Seminar (November 6th, 2014)

Forty parents, educators, counselors, and administrators came to Bowling Green November 5 to hear a leading authority on twice-exceptional education at the 2014 Twice-Exceptional (2e) Learners Seminar.

The Center for Gifted Studies Travels to Spain (October 13th, 2014)

Twenty-five travelers have returned home after a ten-day study abroad trip to Spain with Dr. Julia Roberts, Dr. Richard Roberts, and Dr. Tracy Inman of The Center for Gifted Studies at WKU.

Sixty Campers Attend 3rd Year of The Summer Camp
Sixty Campers Attend 3rd Year of The Summer Camp (July 22nd, 2014)

The Center for Gifted Studies at Western Kentucky University recently hosted 60 campers who attended The Summer Camp from July 14 to July 18.

31st Year of VAMPY at WKU Hosts 217 Students
31st Year of VAMPY at WKU Hosts 217 Students (July 10th, 2014)

The Summer Program for Verbally and Mathematically Precocious Youth (VAMPY) hosted 217 students for the three-week program from June 22 to July 12.

165 Students Come to the 32nd Year of SCATS at WKU
165 Students Come to the 32nd Year of SCATS at WKU (July 4th, 2014)

The Center for Gifted Studies at WKU hosted 166 campers for the 32nd annual Summer Camp for Academically Talented Middle School Students (SCATS) from June 8 to 20.

430 Teachers Attend 31st Year of AP Summer Institute at WKU
430 Teachers Attend 31st Year of AP Summer Institute at WKU (July 2nd, 2014)

The Center for Gifted Studies at WKU held the 31st annual Advanced Placement Summer Institute from June 23 to June 27. The experienced chemistry course was held from June 30 to July 3.

High Achieving Students Honored at 2014 Duke TIP Kentucky Recognition Ceremony
High Achieving Students Honored at 2014 Duke TIP Kentucky Recognition Ceremony (May 23rd, 2014)

On Friday, May 23, more than 400 middle school students took part in the Kentucky Recognition Ceremony of the Duke Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) at Western Kentucky University.

Breedlove named Director of The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky (May 21st, 2014)

Dr. Lynette Breedlove, a prominent gifted and talented educator from Texas, has been named Director of the Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky at WKU.

Get on Board for Academic Excellence (April 3rd, 2014)

Julia Roberts was guest writer for Stu Silberman's blog Public Engagement and Ed Reform originally posted on April 3, 2014.

Dr. Sylvia Rimm Presents at The 2014 Berta Seminar
Dr. Sylvia Rimm Presents at The 2014 Berta Seminar (March 17th, 2014)

Forty-five parents, counselors, and educators from around the region traveled to Bowling Green March 6 and 7 to hear one of the leading authorities in gifted education at The 2014 Berta Excellence in Education Workshop.

450 Students Participated in 2014 Winter Super Saturdays
450 Students Participated in 2014 Winter Super Saturdays (February 26th, 2014)

The Center for Gifted Studies’ Winter Super Saturdays hosted the biannual event, which had students from more than 40 school districts and three states, each Saturday from February 1 to 22.

The Commonwealth of Kentucky Announces Week of Giftedness
The Commonwealth of Kentucky Announces Week of Giftedness (February 14th, 2014)

Dozens gathered in the State Capitol's Rotunda in Frankfort Tuesday to hear from legislators and gifted students alike on the importance of gifted education as well as to hear the Proclamation station Feb. 17 to 23 as Gifted Education Week in Kentucky.

PNC Foundation makes $150,000 Grant to Innovate Kentucky
PNC Foundation makes $150,000 Grant to Innovate Kentucky (January 15th, 2014)

The PNC Foundation, through its Grow Up Great program, has awarded WKU a $150,000 grant to support Innovate Kentucky and early childhood education.

26 Educators Attend Leadership Institute XVII
26 Educators Attend Leadership Institute XVII (December 9th, 2013)

Twenty-six educators from throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky came to WKU last week to hear a national leader in youth leadership. The Center for Gifted Studies hosted the Leadership Institute XVII on Dec. 6 at the Carroll Knicely Conference Center.

More than 500 Students Participate in 2013 Fall Super Saturdays at WKU
More than 500 Students Participate in 2013 Fall Super Saturdays at WKU (November 26th, 2013)

The Fall Super Saturdays program, which is put on by The Center for Gifted Studies, hosted more than 500 first through eighth graders from two states and more than 40 school districts each Saturday from Nov. 2 to Nov. 23.

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Academically talented seventh graders honored at Duke TIP ceremony

Academically talented seventh graders from throughout Kentucky were honored by the Duke Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) May 19 at Western Kentucky University.

Grant partnership will share
 lessons from the Holocaust

A new grant has enabled a partnership that will spread a powerful message of embracing diversity throughout Kentucky and beyond.

Julia Link Roberts recognized by alma mater for distinguished work in gifted education

Julia Link Roberts was recognized for her contributions to the field of gifted education with an award given by her alma mater, the University of Missouri, March 13 in Columbia, Mo.

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Academically talented seventh graders honored at Duke TIP ceremony

Academically talented seventh graders from throughout Kentucky were honored by the Duke Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) May 19 at Western Kentucky University.

Grant partnership will share
 lessons from the Holocaust

A new grant has enabled a partnership that will spread a powerful message of embracing diversity throughout Kentucky and beyond.

Julia Link Roberts recognized by alma mater for distinguished work in gifted education

Julia Link Roberts was recognized for her contributions to the field of gifted education with an award given by her alma mater, the University of Missouri, March 13 in Columbia, Mo.

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