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Photo Image of the Ogden Spring 2017 newsletterOgden College Organizational StructureWKU junior agriculture major Molly Matney wins 2017 Miss Kentucky pageantMs. Lynnita Glass now serves as a Pre-Professional Health Advisor to Ogden College StudentsMs. Tori Murley is the newest Academic Advisor to Ogden College studentsOgden College faculty award recipients: Amy Brausch, psychological sciences dept, Research Award; Nancy Rice, biology dept, Teaching Award; Paul Moosley, agriculture dept, Service Award; Jason Polk, geography and geology dept, Advising AwardThe WISE Faculty Group met on March 29thThank you, President Randsell, for being an ESSENTIAL ELEMENT of WKU for 20 years!

Download the Spring 2017 Ogden College newsletter by clicking "Current Ogden Newsletter" on the right column

"NEW" is the focus of this issue...there is so much going on with the OCSE!

WKU junior agriculture major Molly Matney wins 2017 Miss Kentucky pageant

Introducing Ms. Lynnita Glass, Pre-Professional Health Advisor

A 20-year WKU advising veteran, we welcome Lynnita to the OCSE Dean's Office

Welcome to Ms. Tori Murley, Academic Advisor

Tori comes to the OCSE Dean's Office after working as a Residential Counselor for the Gatton Academy

The WISE Faculty Group met on March 29th

Dr. Barbara Burch spoke to the group

THANK YOU, Dr. Gary Ransdell, for 20 AMAZING years!

Wishing you joy and continued success as the next part of your journey unfolds!

 

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The Ogden College of Science & Engineering (OCSE) encompasses the applied and basic sciences, offering a broad range of degree programs through our eight Academic Units.

The mission of OCSE is to empower individuals to become leaders through academic achievement, global connections, and engagement in research, education, and service.  We are recognized by the high quality and success of our students and graduates which results from personal attention to student professional development through engagement with faculty in projects that expand on classroom instruction.  

 

Ogden College is located on the site of an earlier educational institution established in 1877 as a provision in the will of Major Robert W. Ogden.  In 1928, the original Ogden College closed and its properties were leased to WKU.  The Ogden name reappeared in 1965 when the Ogden College of Science and Technology was established within Western Kentucky University.  

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 Quick Facts about Ogden College of Science & Engineering:

Females comprise 33% of the OCSE student population Minority and International Students represent 27% of the OCSE student body.
 Of the 3,857 OCSE students, 85% are enrolled full-time. The majority, 92%, of OCSE students are undergraduates.
OCSE had a 9% increase in student enrollments from Fall 2011 to Fall 2015. Additionally, OCSE saw an increase of 8% in credentials awarded over five years. Of the 194 OCSE full-time faculty members, 32.5% are female and 22% are minorities.   
Of the 194 OCSE full-time faculty members, 83.5% have the highest level of education available in their field, 32.5% are female, and 22% are minorities.

The Mathematics Department has the largest number of faculty members (31)

  * from the 2016 WKU Fact Book  

                                                    

 

 

  

CURRENT OGDEN NEWSLETTER (Spring 2017)

 

2017 Student Research Conference Award Winners

 

2017 Ogden College Student Awards Program

 

  OCSE Internship Opportunities

 

WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) Living Community

 

 WISE Living Community Fall 2017 Application

 

OCSE Scholarship and Financial Aid Information 

 

FREE KY Academy of Science Memberships

 

 Ogden College Outreach Information

 

Women In Science & Engineering Faculty Group 

 

International Student Stories

 

News

11 new members elected to WKU Alumni Association board
11 new members elected to WKU Alumni Association board

The WKU Alumni Association recently elected 11 new board members for 2017-2018.

WKU Regents to hold retreat, quarterly meeting July 27-28
WKU Regents to hold retreat, quarterly meeting July 27-28

The WKU Board of Regents will hold its annual retreat and quarterly meeting July 27-28.

'There's No Place Like Home' theme for WKU Homecoming 2017
'There's No Place Like Home' theme for WKU Homecoming 2017

WKU alumni and friends will celebrate "There’s No Place Like Home" for Homecoming 2017.

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